All posts tagged "Android"

  • You Can Now Pre-Register for ‘HQ’ on Android

    The question is not, “When is HQ coming to Android?” That’s a given. Considering how popular the daily trivia app is nowadays—pulling in hundreds of thousands of users for just one 12-question matchup—co-founders Rus Yusupov and Colin...

    • Posted December 28, 2017
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  • Some Android users seeing new-look search results in Play Store

    Google is regularly making tweaks to the Play Store, and it looks like another change is currently hitting users. Some Android users are seeing new-look Play Store search results. When you search for an app and tap...

    • Posted December 19, 2016
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  • How Android users can now cast Harry Potter spells on their phone

    Got an Android phone? Good – this won’t work on the iPhones of the muggle crowd. Open up your Google Assistant or ‘Okay Google’ feature. We’ll wait… Now, in your clearest tones, say “Lumos”, and your phone should do...

    • Posted November 13, 2016
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  • Now You Can Make Your Selfies More Interesting With Prisma On Android

    If you’ve been seeing selfies of your friends that look like paintings, don’t worry. Your friends haven’t magically become artists overnight (most likely). Prisma — an app that turns your photos into paintings — has been blowing...

    • Posted July 11, 2016
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  • Android Pay is reportedly launching in the UK next month

    ​Android users in the UK could soon have one less reason to be jealous of the iPhone 6S next door, as reports suggest that Google’s mobile payments service is about to debut in Britain. The web giant...

    • Posted February 6, 2016
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  • The best and worst of Android in one device

    Google opted not to release a new Nexus tablet in 2015, but the Android loyalists out there are not left without a tablet option. There’s the Pixel C, which is the first non-Chrome OS device in the...

    • Posted January 28, 2016
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  • It’s 2016, and high time for Google to fix Android tablet apps

    Google CEO Sundar Pichai has justannounced the company’s latest I/O conference — apparently Google is locating it “where it all started 10 years ago,” at Shoreline Amphitheatre in Mountain View, CA on May 18-20. I’m sure there will...

    • Posted January 26, 2016
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  • 1 billion Android phones vulnerable to hacking from Stagefright 2.0 bug

    Android phone users are once again vulnerable to hackers through a new virus. Earlier this year, the Stagefright bug put phones at risk by sending MMS messages, but this new version allows hackers to take over a...

    • Posted October 2, 2015
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  • Has Android Wear Failed Already?

    Roughly 720,000 smartwatches loaded with the Android Wear OS shipped in 2014, according to new data from research firm Canalys. (Hat tip to the Wall Street Journal for the original link.) Does that make Android Wear successful,...

    • Posted February 25, 2015
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  • Google releases standalone Camera app on Play Store

    Google has released their standalone camera app that can be installed on any Android running smartphone or a tablet. The free app gives users a simplistic user interface that Google has for its Nexus devices and brings...

    • Posted November 18, 2014
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  • Google targets the next billion with Android One

    Google kicked off the long I/O keynote with the announcement of Android One. The program aims to bring Android smartphone to the next billion consumers at a sub-$100 price. The program will basically include a hardware reference...

    • Posted November 18, 2014
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  • Android Apps you cannot have on your iPhone

    We see people flaunting their iPhones like it’s a fashion accessory. And while you have many that can afford an iPhone, the iOS still trails in the apps department that even money can’t buy. Check out some...

    • Posted November 18, 2014
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  • Nokia releases new N1 tablet running Android and Z Launcher

    Nokia has announced their first tablet following the Microsoft acquisition, the N1. It is an Android based tablet that boasts several features, including the intuitive Z Launcher, giving users a faster way to get to their most...

    • Posted September 12, 2014
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