World of Wallpapers! (Round Two)

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I hope you enjoyed the first series in the World of Wallpapers Reboot! I know I enjoyed putting it together for you guys. Get ready for round two. We will feature two more apps and one more artist. Same set up as the last one. One Behang extension from last week, one stand alone and... Read More

Top new Android games (July 2014)

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Out of many new games that are being released for Android platform on a daily basis, we’ve selected 4 which got released this month. Without further ado, here they are in no particular order… Timberman This is one of those pesky little games that you just can’t stop playing. ...

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Samsung Galaxy Alpha to sport a 720p display according to Samsung Developer Console

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Samsung Galaxy Alpha leaks just keep on coming our way. We’ve seen it leak in images along with expected specs. What struck us most when it comes to that leak was some talk about a 4.7″ which will allegedly be 720p in resolution, that was really hard to believe. Well, according to ...

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Try these awesome abstract wallpapers from Xiaomi’s Mi 4

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You guys all know how much we here at AndroidGuys love helping you customize your Android experience, so why not you start off your Monday with a new wallpaper? Xiaomi’s recently announced Mi 4 smartphone isn’t available yet, and won’t be coming to the U.S. anytime soon, but ...

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Yezz Andy A4 Smartphone Review

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It’s not all about the big hitters when it comes to smartphones, sure the likes of Samsung and HTC knock out some really great hardware which become the must have phone and receives the rave reviews but what about the budget smartphone ? The affordable handset market is worth $50 billion ...

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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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Samsung Galaxy Alpha images and details leak

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We’ve been hearing a lot about Samsung’s upcoming powerhouse smartphone, which was once referred to as the Galaxy S5 Prime. Bits and pieces have trickled out about it having a QHD display and an aluminum body to match the build quality of the HTC One. But it seems like the ...

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Download and install Google Play Store 4.9.13 aka Material Design update [APK]

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It was just a matter of time before we’d see Google releasing the update of the Google Play Store which brought it in-line with the Material Design of Android L. We’ve seen it leak recently and the rollout started today. Google+ received the Material Design overhaul first and is now ...

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Lenovo Yoga Tablet 10 HD+ Review

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Lenovo is back again with another addition to the Yoga tablet line. It’s safe to say that Lenovo’s top-of-the-line Android tablet is better than ever. As we mentioned with our review of the Yoga Tablet 10, Lenovo is pushing the envelope on design, which could be good or bad ...

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NVIDIA announces Tegra K1-powered Shield Tablet for July 29

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NVIDIA on Tuesday announced the Shield Tablet, a monster of a device aimed at gaming enthusiasts everywhere. Powered by a 2.2 GHz Quad Core NVIDIA Tegra K1 processor, the tablet offers users an 8-inch 1920×1200 multi-touch IPS display, a pair of 5-megapixel cameras, and 2GB RAM. Gamers can ...

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Christmas in July: This power user’s Android wishlist

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Do you wish stock Android would do a little bit more? Tired of relying on third party developers or manufacturers to add the features you feel should be standard in Android? I could not agree more. As great as Android is, there are some shortcomings in the system. Do not take me the wrong way, ...

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ROM of the Week: Carbon

ROM of the Week is dedicated to highlighting our favorite custom ROMs and builds for Android users. If you’re the type who likes to tinker and push their device to new limits then this column is for you. Note that this isn’t the sort of thing that every AndroidGuys reader will enjoy; however, ...

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How I Android (mid-2014)

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The beauty of Android is in the ability to customize it, do whatever you like and use it as such. In other words you’re not nearly as limited as you are in other mobile platforms. Of course there are some limitations on Android as well, but even those disappear once you root the device. ...

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Find your perfect CM11 system theme

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Ever since CyanogenMod 11 was released, including the new Theme Showcase, many developers have been frantically trying to design, create, and release their versions to the Play Store. After the announcement of Android L, there was a massive influx of new CM11 themes featuring the notification ...

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The best Android Wear watch face apps

We’re roughly two weeks into the release of Android Wear devices (LG G Watch, Samsung Gear Live) and the apps are beginning to pile up. Plenty of developers have already updated their existing apps to support the enhanced capabilities of a smartwatch. Others devs, however, are releasing ...

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