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Android Nougat Update Halted For The Galaxy S7

01/16/2017, Last week we reported that Samsung had begun rolling out the Android 7.0 Nougat update for its Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge handsets. This was after the update had undergone beta testing. However it seems that over in China, the update’s rollout has been...

The Nintendo Switch Will Have A Parental Control App

01/15/2017, Back in the day, parental control when it came to video games was basically about locking the console or computer away until a certain time of the day, or when chores or homework was completed. These days there are apps and it looks like Nintendo has...

Android 7.0 Nougat OTA Rolling Out To Galaxy S7 & S7 Edge

01/12/2017, So we know that Samsung is working on bringing Android 7.0 Nougat to the Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge and last we heard, the update was expected to be released on the 17th of January, 2017. Turns out that maybe the date was wrong because according to reports, it...

Alleged Nokia 8 Photo Leaked, Shows Off Rear-Facing Camera

01/12/2017, The other day HMD Global announced the Nokia 6 Android smartphone. Given the handset’s name, we guess we can kind of see where HMD is going with this and thanks to a couple of images posted on Anzhou.cn (via Phone Radar), it seems that another upcoming...

Android 7.1.1 For Nexus 6 Causing Speakerphone Echo

01/11/2017, As much as we would love that updates to devices will always be perfect, that is unfortunately not the case. According to multiple user reports, it seems that the Android 7.1.1 Nougat update to the Nexus 6 is causing some issues. To be more specific, it...

Kantar: Android Continues To Dominate China’s Smartphone Market

01/11/2017, It is generally accepted that Android is currently the most dominant smartphone platform, with iOS coming in second. However not every market is the same, in which some markets iOS seems to perform better than Android, but if there is one market that...

The Nokia 6 Could Arrive For International Markets

01/11/2017, The other day HMD Global announced the Nokia 6. This is a new Nokia Android smartphone that features a pretty sleek design, although its specs aren’t exactly what many would consider to be high-end. It was also launched in China which seemed to suggest...

Latest Android Distribution Figures See Froyo Dropped From The List

01/10/2017, For the past few years with Android distribution figures released every month by Google, Android 2.2 Froyo has never failed to make an appearance, although its contribution to the overall picture is but a fraction. However with January 2017’s stats, it...

Nokia Working On Possible Voice Assistant Called ‘Viki’

01/09/2017, Apple has Siri, Google has Google Assistant, Microsoft has Cortana, Amazon has Alexa, and last we heard, Samsung has a voice assistant rumored to be called Bixby. However it seems like Nokia doesn’t want to be left out of the loop because thanks to a...

Keyboard Input Could Be Coming To Google Assistant

01/08/2017, One of the ways of interacting with Google Assistant on your Pixel device is through voice. However Google Assistant also lives in Google’s Allo messenger app, in which you interact with the AI using the keyboard. Now it looks like soon you could use...

Apple & Google Removed LinkedIn’s App In Russia

01/08/2017, If you’re in Russia and you use LinkedIn for professional purposes, it seems that you will no longer be able to use the service. According to a report from the New York Times, the Russian government has ordered both Apple and Google to remove the...

Nokia’s Android Smartphone Has Been Launched In China

01/08/2017, It is widely expected that Nokia will be announcing new smartphones at MWC 2017, but it looks like they might have let the cat out of the bag early. It seems that over in China, HMD (the company licensed to make Nokia phones) has announced a new Android...

Capcom’s Mega Man 1-6 Now Available On Mobile

01/05/2017, Towards the end of 2016, Capcom confirmed that Mega Man 1-6 would be released on mobile devices on the 5th of January, 2017, and sure enough that has happened. If you have been looking forward to getting your hands on the classic titles, you’ll be...

LeEco Smart Mountain Bike and Smart Road Bike

01/03/2017, We saw LeEco “Super Bike for the Future” last generation at an event in October in San Francisco, where the company’s CRO North America, Danny Bowman unveiled simultaneously a Smartphone (LeEco pro 3), a VR Headset,  a TV, a Smart Bike and a car...