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LG G Watch R Review: Hands-On

09/04/2014, LG has been working for two years on the development of its circular LG G Watch R.  Touted as World’s first full circular Plastic OLED (P-OLED) display” that utilizes 100 percent of its watch face, the Android Wear powered device certainly features a...

Sony Xperia E3

09/03/2014, While many had assumed the Sony Xperia Z3 Compact would be Sony’s affordable handset, it looks like Sony has another handset that could fill that spot – the Sony Xperia E3. Unlike the Xperia Z3 Compact, which packs quite a punch under the hood...

Sony Xperia Z3 & Z3 compact

09/03/2014, As expected of Sony and the rumors, the company has recently announced the Xperia Z3 and the Xperia Z3 Compact Android smartphones. The former will be Sony’s second flagship smartphone for 2014, while the latter will be a slightly smaller model, ideal...

Sony Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact

09/03/2014, When it comes to Android tablets, we have to admit that Sony has done a pretty good job with their lineup thus far. Their tablets tend to look pretty good in terms of design and usually comes with pretty decent hardware as well. It looks like Sony expects...

Windows Phone Developers Spend The Most Time On Design [Survey]

09/02/2014, When it comes to creating an app, there needs to be a good balance in terms of its design as well as the code underneath it. After all a badly designed app won’t sit well with users, and a good looking app with bad coding and a ton of bugs will probably...

Facebook Cross One Billion Installs On Android

09/02/2014, If we come down to sheer numbers alone then Android has a significant lead over iOS, its closest rival which comes in as the second most popular mobile platform out there. A few months back it was formally announced that over one billion devices around...

Nokia HERE Maps Arrive On Android

08/29/2014, It was just yesterday when we talked about how Samsung’s Gear smartwatch range would be able to take advantage of Nokia’s HERE services, and here we are with another interesting news update that will surely have Samsung smartphone owners sit up and...

Android Smartphones Used More To View Porn Than iOS

08/28/2014, When it comes to viewing adult videos, it makes sense for it to be viewed on the computer because presumably your computer will have a larger screen and maybe better speakers. However at the same time we guess there are some people out there who don’t...

Microsoft OneDrive App For Android Updated With New Features

08/28/2014, Today Microsoft has released updates for its OneDrive cloud storage app on various platforms, with the Android app receiving the most significant update. OneDrive is Microsoft’s cloud storage service which was previously known as SkyDrive though the...

Android Lemon Meringue Pie Spotted On A Nexus Tablet (Rumor)

08/28/2014, It does look as though the upcoming version of Android, which is also known as Project L by some quarters, while other folks have called it Lemon Meringue Pie, has been spotted running on a Nexus tablet. Yes, you read that right – the Android L...

Nokia’s Z Launcher Gets Another Major Update

08/28/2014, While Microsoft might have officially put an end to Nokia’s Android plans, the other Nokia continues to support Android in their way own – in the form of the Z Launcher. For those who are unfamiliar with the Z Launcher, it’s basically a launcher...