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Moto G Google Play Edition To Receive Android 5.0.1 Lollipop

12/10/2014, Earlier this month, we did bring you word that the Moto G smartphone from Motorola was set to pick up the Android 5.0 Lollipop update, and that ought to have sent down a tingle of excitement through the spines of qualified Moto G owners. Well, if you...

Live Channels Now On Android TV

12/10/2014, I do not suppose that it is a no-brainer when you happen to have a set-top box to go alongside your spanking new TV, it would also mean you might want to check out some live TV in the process, right? So far, the folks over at Google have more or less...

Nokia HERE For Android Download Available From Google Play

12/10/2014, Google has done a pretty good job with Google Maps, so that pretty much ensures you don’t feel the need for any other mapping service particularly if you’re on Android, the company’s mobile operating system. If Google Maps isn’t...

VLC For Android Finally Exits Beta

12/09/2014, It goes without saying that the Video LAN Client, better known as VLC, is one of the most popular media players out there. VLC is loved by media fans not only because its open-source, also because it is available on a wide variety of platforms while...

Tonino Lamborghini 88 Tauri Goes Official

12/08/2014, If you have ever looked at a Lamborghini gliding past you wistfully, wishing that you had the financial means to be able to afford one of these bad boys, perhaps it is time to actually reconsider – after all, you need not purchase a Lamborghini that...

Google Removes Pirate Bay Related Apps From Play Store

12/07/2014, Interestingly enough despite Google deciding not to blacklist certain pirate websites from its search, the company has recently started to delete apps related to piracy in its Google Play Store. According to reports, Google has been actively deleting apps...

Google Messenger Updated, Lets You Pick Contacts’ Color Scheme

12/04/2014, Google Messenger is one of the new apps introduced in Android 5.0 Lollipop and naturally it features a Material Design look to it. Now the app used to randomly assign colors to your contacts but the good news for those who want to color code their...

Android 5.0.1 Arrives On AOSP

12/02/2014, It goes without saying that Android 5.0 Lollipop is more or less in its infancy at this point in time, but it looks as though Google themselves have not stopped tweaking on it, where there is apparently a newer flavor of Lollipop in the pipeline. Known as...

Android 4.4 KitKat Distribution Is On The Rise, According To Google

12/01/2014, We are now in December which means that Google has recently released their Android distribution stats for the month of November, and if you’re wondering how the adoption of the later builds of Android is doing, you will be pleased to learn that it looks...