Samsung Galaxy Alpha leaks out yet again

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The world got a glimpse of the Samsung Galaxy Alpha recently which revealed some of the specs for the upcoming device as pretty much a smaller Galaxy S5. The device, which sports a 4.7-inch Super AMOLED display has leaked yet again, offering another look at what seems a better looking Samsung ...

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How to instantly speed up the Samsung Galaxy S5, HTC One M8 & LG G3

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Hidden deep in Android, following the KitKat 4.4 release, is a feature that can be enabled to instantly speed up your Samsung Galaxy S5, HTC One M8, LG G3, and pretty much any Android device that supports KitKat. It’s called ART, and that stands for Android Runtime, which is the successor ...

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iBOLT car dock – a complete NFC driving experience [Review]

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I had the opportunity of reviewing the iBOLT car windshield/dash dock kit and it couldn’t have come at a better time, since the unusually hot weather we’re having in the UK had resulted in my previous dock losing it’s ability to actually support the weight of my device. First ...

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Twitch for Android gets updated with a brand new interface

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The popular live streaming service Twitch has just updated its Android app, and with it brings a beautiful new interface as well as some other notable changes to the functionality of the app itself. The Android app allows users on phones and tablets to watch live streams of people playing ...

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LG formally introduces G3 Cat 6

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LG haven’t wasted any time building on their latest flagship LG G3 device by formally introducing the G3 Cat 6 – the companies latest flagship device. But fear not, it’s pretty much the same LG G3 you know and love but with LTE-A connectivity and a Snapdragon 805 processor. ...

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Verizon’s Smart Rewards entices customers with discounts and savings

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Verizon have just launched a new incentive program for customers that will use points they earn from performing everyday activities while using Verizon Wireless in exchange for a variety of rewards. The Smart Rewards program will launch on July 24th for all customers on prepaid accounts, and ...

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Perform a Nandroid backup online with this App

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A Nandroid backup is a process which is performed in recovery mode to take a snapshot of the current state of your Android Operating System, along with data, settings, and a whole bunch of other information to create a backup file. This backup can then be used to restore to if you flash a bad ...

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OnePlus aren’t working on ‘Lettuce’ device just yet

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We saw a leak surface yesterday that suggested OnePlus were already working on the successor to the OnePlus One, dubbed ‘Lettuce’. With such shorty supply of the OnePlus One and so soon after its release date, this understandly took a few people by surprise. However, the community ...

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Microsoft looking for beta testers for Android version of OneNote

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Microsoft have announced a new feedback program that will allow Beta testers to try out upcoming versions of its note-taking app OneNote on Android. To get involved, you just need to join the Google+ Community Page for OneNote and click ‘Become a tester’. Allowing the community to ...

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Moto X and G get banned in Germany

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A ruling made at the Mannheim Regional Court in Germany on July 8th found Motorola to infringe on a patent held by LPKF – a German engineering firm – in reference to the antenna design used in the companies Moto X and Moto G devices. Consequently, Motorola have been ordered to pay ...

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Samsung may hand KNOX Security over to Google, report suggests

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During Google I/O, Sundar Pichai surprisingly was heard touting Samsung’s Knox security platform, despite market adoption of the technology sitting at less than 2%. Samsung is ‘giving’ Knox to Google, who will now take the lead on Android security, and with Knox obtaining US ...

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Android L theme available for Xposed devices

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So you want to receive the Android L visual goodness of Material design, but don’t want to or can’t install the developer preview. If you’re rooted and running the Xposed framework then the Android L theme package may be for you. Whilst it is only the visuals of the Android L ...

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Moto 360 may be offered with a Silver wristband

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The Moto 360 is a stunning looking smartwatch already, and arguably the best ascetically of the Android Wear offerings so far, but according to a recent discovery of an image embedded on the landing page of the Moto 360 on the Motorola website, the device could yet be offered in a Silver ...

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CyanogenMod 11.0 M8 begins rolling out to select devices

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For avid followers of CyanogenMod you’ll be pleased to hear that version 11.0 M8 that moves to the Android 4.4.4 KitKat codebase has hit download servers today for a select few devices. The devices that will have CyanogeMod 11.0 M8 available to them include: OnePlus One, Oppo Find 7a, ...

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Download Raccoon v2.3 – A Google Play Store desktop client

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Is your device not officially supported on the Google Play Store, or perhaps you no longer have the Google Play Store on your device after flashing a custom ROM? Or, maybe you just want to get back to an older version of an app because an update has introduced some bugs? This might just be... ...

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