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Britain’s WileyFox Launches Two New Cyanogen OS Smartphones

08/25/2015, In China there is OnePlus. The company is relatively new but they have been making waves, thanks to its initial efforts of the OnePlus One that came with Cyanogen OS preinstalled. While the partnership has since ended, the company still has a lot of...

ZUK Z1 Will Come Preloaded With Cyanogen OS 12.1

08/19/2015, The folks at Cyanogen have come a long way from being a mere Android ROM. These days the  company has started to partner up with various OEMs to preload Cyanogen OS on their devices, as we have seen in the past with OnePlus and Yu in India. Recently the...

Cyanogen Has More Users Than Windows Mobile And BlackBerry Combined

08/09/2015, It is no secret that despite being built on Android, Cyanogen wants to take Google out of the equation. Will that be possible? We reckon that will be a rather daunting task but it seems that the company is not fazed by it. In fact according to a recent...

Cyanogen Replaces Google Calendar With Boxer As Default App

07/29/2015, It is no secret that the folks at Cyanogen Inc. want to distance themselves from Google as much as possible, despite the irony that its Cyanogen OS is based on Google’s Android operating system. In their latest move to “take Android away” from...

Cyanogen Works On Android Substitute, Hires Senior Engineers

07/10/2015, Cyanogen is looking to continue developing a substitute for Android, and it has taken the step of hiring not one, but another two senior engineers to help them out in this particular effort. One of the engineers would hail from Amazon, while the other is...

Alcatel And Cyanogen Inc. Call It Quits On The Hero 2+ Smartphone

06/30/2015, If you were looking forward to another smartphone launching with the Cyanogen ROM preinstalled on it, you might have been excited about Alcatel and Cyanogen’s partnership from earlier this year which saw the Hero 2+ smartphone announced. However it...

Cyanogen Brings Social Gaming To Emerging Markets With Playphone

06/11/2015, It is no secret that Cyanogen wants to take as much of Android away from Google as possible, and in their latest move the company has announced that they will be partnering with Playphone to help bring social gaming to emerging markets. For those...

OnePlus One Touchscreen Fix Leads To Battery Drain

05/18/2015, A couple of weeks ago we reported that there was an issue with the OnePlus One’s touchscreen display. OnePlus then made a statement claiming that they would be working with Synaptics, the company behind the handset’s touchscreen technology, to come up...

Cyanogen Plans To Partner With More Smartphone Vendors In China

04/29/2015, The Chinese market is no joke. Ask Apple where they saw sales in country overtake those in Europe, which is why it does not come as a surprise to learn that Cyanogen is planning on working with more Chinese vendors in the future to help get their platform...

Cyanogen Confirms Its Partnership With OnePlus Has Ended

04/28/2015, When OnePlus decided to come out with a smartphone it chose Cyanogen as its software provider. Initially the relationship was off to a good start but late last year we started seeing some problems. It became apparent once OnePlus announced that it will...

Cyanogen Teases Upcoming Secret Project

04/24/2015, Cooking up something new in the lab #EarlyStages #TopSecret A photo posted by Cyanogen (@cyanogen_official) on Apr 24, 2015 at 12:39pm PDT Cyanogen has been making waves lately especially after their comments about wanting to take Android away from...