How to set up 2-step Google account verification (step-by-step)

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You can never be too safe when it comes to your online accounts. Luckily Google has a way to make it nearly impossible for anyone to log into your account even if they have your login credentials. 2-step verification is a truly great way to keep intruders out of the picture and if you’d ...

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Accessory of the Day: Active noise-cancelling headphones $38.55

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Sometimes you need to just drown out the sound of the world. Enter the Audio Technica QuietPoint headphones with 90% background noise-reduction. Living in a big city, I can’t wait to put these through their paces. While Audio Technica also offers an over-the-ear option, these in-ear buds ...

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NVIDIA legal docs tip HTC Nexus 9 debut

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NVIDIA has inadvertently confirmed the upcoming availability of the long-rumored HTC Volantis tablet. Known also as the Nexus 9, the tablet has been the subject of many a blog post over the last few months. According to legal documents which have since been removed, the HTC Nexus 9 is expected ...

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HTC smartwatch due in early 2015, report indicates

Those reports that HTC was already set to give up on the smartwatch game? Fuggedaboutit. According to CNET, HTC plans to release their first Android Wear-powered smartwatch in early 2015. What’s more, it’s said that HTC will not go with a stock version of the platform, instead opting for some ...

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Limefuel Lite: Last chance for a $35.99 dual USB battery pack [Deal of the Day]

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Many of you, wisely, jumped at the chance to scoop up the Limefuel Lite when it was recently covered here on AndroidGuys. If you missed it the first time, you’re in luck. Today is the last day to pick one of these awesome little battery packs up at a discounted price. For just $34.99, the ...

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Amazon Prime Instant Video finally arrives for Android phones

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If you’re like me and have an Amazon Prime account in addition to an Android phone, you can finally take advantage of the Prime Instant Video app available in the Amazon.com app store. The app is free, but the caveat is you must side load the Amazon app store to your device. You can follow... ...

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Cricket Wireless dials up HTC Desire 510

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Cricket Wireless on Wednesday announced the upcoming availability of the HTC Desire 510. Set to arrive on September 19, the phone will be offered in Cricket stores and online. What’s more, the handset will also be sold at nearly 3,000 GameStop locations across the United States. Powered ...

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T-Mobile debuts Un-carrier 7.0 with Wi-Fi Unleashed

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T-Mobile, on Wednesday added millions of cell phone towers to its network. Okay, not literally, but it certainly did so in figurative manner. The Un-Carrier just announced its 7.0 phase of the initiative which harnesses Wi-Fi connectivity both here on the ground and in the air. T-Mobile ...

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SimCity BuildIt announced for Android

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EA has just announced that they are planning on releasing a new SimCity game on Android called SimCity BuildIt. Whilst details are vague, the video below shows that the graphics of the game seem to be on par with the current PC game. Forbes has an analysis video which looks at what is known ...

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The Environmental Benefits of the Digital Revolution

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As pollution from manufacturing and toxic contamination continues to exacerbate global warming, people are increasingly looking for alternative solutions for their daily needs. Rapid development in the tech sector has allowed us to transition some of our more wasteful practices toward more ...

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Download and install Google Hangout 2.3 manually [APK]

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So you’re a Google Voice user and you’re dying to try out the new Hangouts Dialer experience, eh? You’re going to need to make sure you’ve got the most recent version of Google Hangouts first. Fortunately for you, we’ve got a download link for the 14MB file. ...

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Google officially merges Hangouts and Voice experience for calls

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This will be a day long remembered. That is, of course, if you’re a Google Voice user who has been waiting on Hangouts integration. For some of us, the wait for an improved and merged Voice experience stretches back years. Today sees Google announcing that Hangouts and Voice will play ...

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Dragon Dictate: Control a PC with the power of your voice $79.99 [Deal of the Day]

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As we push toward a more technologically-sophisticated future, the need for menial tasks such as writing and typing just seems to melt away. While we’re not quite at Wall-E status, yet, the ability to create documents and control a PC through the power of dictation is a giant leap forward ...

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Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 210 processor announced for entry-level smartphones and tablets

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Qualcomm on Tuesday announced its latest mobile processor, the quad-core Snapdragon 210. Aimed at entry-level smartphones and tablets, features include multimode 3G/4G LTE and LTE Dual SIM configurations, full HD playback, up to 8-megapixel cameras, and QuickCharge 2.0 capability. Additional ...

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Will Android Lion roar into view this autumn? [Guest Post]

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Hot on the heels of the year’s biggest Apple event, there’s been plenty of conjecture on what the latest Android OS, until now codenamed Android L, will be called. Some say it’s Lollipop, others insist Lemon Meringue Pie, yet the latest rumour is that the newest offering will be called Android ...

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