ZTE Apollo rumored to boast new 64-bit Snapdragon 810 processor

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Qualcomm has recently announced their new Snapdragon 808 and 810 processors to be added to the top-tier of mobile processors. With the Snapdragon 801 just beginning to make its way into handsets, we thought it might be awhile until we see the new ones make their way into consumer hands. That ...

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Pushbullet update adds full image support on desktops and Tasker event support

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A recent update to Pushbullet adds some well-requested features. Users of the desktop notification app, listen up! You should be receiving an update regarding a few really useful features. With the update, you will now be able to see the full image preview when an image is pushed to the ...

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More OnePlus One specs confirmed as we wait patiently for its arrival

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What’s potentially the most hyped phone so far this year, OnePlus has outed some more specs for the OnePlus One. If you recall, the One will be announced on April 23rd. Just in time for their weekly hint, OnePlus has outed some more specs. It has been confirmed that the new phone will be ...

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Twitter overhauls profile pages, adds “cards” interface

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On desktops, Twitter and Facebook have always been different, and for good reason. The type of content that flows through each feed isn’t nearly the same. That being said, Twitter is unveiling a new desktop UI for profile pages. Complete with profile pictures tucked away in banner images, ...

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Distiller whiskey recommendations launches on Android [App of the Day]

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The popular iOS app, Distiller, brings whiskey recommendations to your Android. Where do people learn about different types of whiskey? Experience? If you’ve never come in contact with different types of whiskey, it’s very hard to pick the right one. You may find yourself staring at ...

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Cover Lock Screen acquired by Twitter

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At AndroidGuys, we’ve been long-time fans of Cover Lock Screen. It offers a customizable, beautiful lock screen replacement that other apps haven’t come close to matching. Things might change a bit around Cover headquarters as they announced today that they are acquired by Twitter. ...

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Launch apps from anywhere with Bar Launcher [App of the Day]

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Need quick access to certain apps from anywhere on your phone? You may want to take a look at Bar Launcher.  Task switching is already pretty good on Android devices, but only for recently used apps. Bar Launcher is a simple app that puts a row of your favorite applications in your notification ...

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EasyAcc leather flip case for Nexus 5 review

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Flip cases serve a decent purpose in the smartphone world, offering more functionality than protection. They certainly aren’t for users that have a habit of dropping their devices often. But if you’re looking for a durable, well-built flip case for your Nexus 5, look no further. ...

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How to install the Amazon Appstore on your Android

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Is the Google Play Store not giving you what you want? Perhaps you may want to try the Amazon Appstore. Although seasoned Android users may already know about this process, here is a walkthrough for those new to the platform. For those who don’t already know, you can download apps from ...

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Capture your friends’ actual reaction faces with Reactr [App of the Day]

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There are tons of photo messaging apps out there, and they all generally do the same thing. Send a picture to a friend, and they send one back. Reactr aims to mix it up a bit by capturing reactions rather than the photos themselves. Here’s how it works: It functions just like Snapchat. ...

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Stream specially curated channels to your TV with Flipps

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There are already a ton of TV streaming services for Chromecast, but it wouldn’t hurt to visit another one. Flipps has upwards of 100 specially curated TV channels waiting for you to stream to your television. After you download the app, connect to your Chromecast, and choose a channel you’d ...

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Backflip Madness is flippin’ awesome [App of the Day]

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If you ask us, there’s nothing wrong with spending countless hours on your Android playing a mindless backflip game. (We’re not alone, right?) Well, if you don’t think so, you’re in the right place. Backflip Madness will have you flipping over and over and over again. ...

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Google Keep receiving major update today

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Sometimes Google creates a great application, puts it in the Play Store, and forgets about it. Unfortunately, Google Keep has been the victim of that for quite a long time. Well, good news! Keep is receiving a pretty big update beginning today. The update for Keep will be to version 2.2, and ...

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BBM update adds stickers, group photo sharing, and more!

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Blackberry is determined to continue support for its Android app. With the recent update to BBM 2.0, users were able to use one-click sharing, BBM voice, and the ability to send larger files. There’s a pretty decent update rolling out to BBM for Android today, adding stickers and picture ...

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April Fools’ Day 2014: Google Style (Updated)

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Ah, yes. It’s that time of year again. Google is taking to the web to mislead it’s faithful followers by pulling some pretty elaborate stunts. Last year they tricked users into thinking Google Nose, Google Treasure Maps, and the Closure of YouTube “Submissions” were ...

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