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Nexus 5X Users Stuck In Boot Loops After Android 7.0 Update

09/21/2016, We can only imagine the thrill and excitement that one gets when a major OS update is released for their phones. We’re sure that Nexus 5X owners felt the same when Android 7.0 Nougat was made available for them, but in some instances, that experience...

Google Appears To Be Killing Off The ‘Google Now’ Brand

09/20/2016, For the longest time ever, Google’s voice assistant platform has been known as Google Now, which also serves up other features in Android such as cards to tell users the weather, upcoming trips, events, news, reminders, and more. However according to...

Google Could Finally Be Giving Android A Reboot Button

09/20/2016, For some reason, the default build of Android does not give users the option of rebooting their phones. Instead users only had the option of turning it off. This is despite the fact that for years, OEMs such as Samsung and LG have given users the reboot...

Alleged BlackBerry ‘Argon’ DTEK60 Specs Revealed

09/20/2016, Back in July, BlackBerry launched their second Android phone, the BlackBerry DTEK50. It doesn’t exactly have the same flashiness to it like the BlackBerry PRIV, but if anything it did show BlackBerry’s commitment to releasing more Android devices. So...

Android 7.0 Being Tested On The Galaxy S7, S7 Edge

09/20/2016, It used to be a pretty big problem back in the day where OEMs would take forever to update their devices to the latest version of Android. These days it is still a bit slow, but generally speaking it is a lot faster than back then. Now for Samsung users,...

Official: Google Teases Announcement For October 4

09/19/2016, It was rumored that Google could be announcing the new Pixel and Pixel XL smartphones on the 4th of October. Turns out the rumors were true as Google has officially launched a teaser website and released a teaser video (see above) which more or less...

Google’s Pixel & Pixel XL Phones To Be Exclusive To Verizon?

09/19/2016, Back when the first iPhone was launched, the handset was pretty much an exclusive to AT&T, which we can only imagine annoyed the heck out of everyone else who wasn’t with the carrier. However could Google be considering making such a move...

Google Pixel Will Be Priced Starting At $649 [Rumor]

09/19/2016, About a week ago, we learnt that the Google Pixel XL could be priced starting at $649. Turns out that was wrong. That $649 price point is actually for the smaller Google Pixel smartphone, or at least that’s what David Ruddock of Android Police is...

Nest Accidentally Reveals Upcoming Pixel Phones In Its Ad

09/19/2016, So far pretty much everything we’ve heard and seen so far regarding Google’s upcoming Pixel and Pixel XL smartphones are based on rumors and speculation. However it looks like those rumors and speculations might have been proven true, thanks to a...

Google’s Pixel & Pixel XL Caught On Camera

09/19/2016, So we have been hearing about the Google Pixel and Pixel XL phones for a while now, and in the past we have even been treated to renderings of the handset based on insider information. However if  you wanted a better idea of what the phones will look...

Google Testing Play Store Download Queuing Over Mobile Networks

09/18/2016, In the past it would be pretty much impossible to download apps over mobile networks, simply because platforms such as iOS and Android would not allow it, or when they did the limit would be so small that bigger apps are pretty much a no-go. These days...

Google’s Pixel XL Spotted On Geekbench (Again)

09/18/2016, Earlier this month, Google’s rumored Pixel XL smartphone made an appearance on Geekbench. Now as discovered by the folks at Wccftech, the smartphone has made another appearance on the benchmarking platform, which we guess kind of confirms what we had...

Chrome For Android Getting One Feature You’ve Always Wanted

09/18/2016, Have you ever wished that you were able to continue listening to audio from a video that’s playing in Chrome for Android even if you switched apps? If you do that currently the video stops playing and so does the audio, but Google has listened and...