Samsung Galaxy Note 4 and The Galaxy Edge to bypass the Android 5.0 upgrade

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Since the Galaxy S5 LTE-A’s update to Android 5.0.1 was successful,  Samsung is going to be updating two of its premier phablets and skipping Android 5.0 altogether. Yes according to a press release from Samsung, The Galaxy Note 4 and its brother The Galaxy Edge will receive the later ...

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HTC to start rolling out Lollipop update for One M8 and M7 on Jan 3rd

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When Android 5.0 Lollipop was released, HTC promised to update its flagship devices within 90 days, which put it at around February 2015. However, according to a recent report, HTC could be rolling out their Lollipop update to the One M8 and M7 in Europe as early as January 3rd, 2015. Whilst ...

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Android 5.1 due in mid-Q1 2015, report says

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Looks like the folks over at AndroidPit have received quite the tip from a couple of trusted (completely separate) sources, as they say that Android 5.1 is coming as soon as February 2015! They even have a changelog. Android 5.1 Changelog Silent mode added after missing on Android 5.0 General ...

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Todoist gains Android Wear support in latest update

Todoist, one of our favorite task management services ever, has just gotten that much cooler. Today sees the Android app picking up a really handy new feature: Android Wear support. Indeed, it’s much easier to create and manage tasks. We’ve been playing with this release for most of the last ...

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Want a free Smartwatch? You got it.

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That’s right. We’re giving away a FREE smartwatch of their choosing to one lucky AndroidGuys reader. Our smartphone giveaway (last month) went swimmingly, and we’re ready to do it again — only this time you’ll choose from the hottest smartwatches on the market : ...

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One year on OnePlus One available to all

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Can you believe it has been a year since we first learned of the OnePlus One smartphone? That’s right, the little upstart flagship killer that has been the source of so much turmoil, backlash, and adulation is a year old. Today sees a few headlines coming out of the OnePlus neck of the ...

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Fiverr update brings seller-based features to Android app

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  Fiverr, the service that lets users buy and sell creative and professional services, is rolling out an update to its Android app. Based around sellers, the new release delivers a handful of features to make it easier to manage Gigs. Given that more than 30% of the Fiverr Android user ...

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Google Drive app for Android gains ‘OK Google’ hotword feature

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A forthcoming update to the Google Drive app for Android is set to add a nifty new feature. Set to arrive over the next week, the app sees the integration of “OK Google” voice search. Instead of opening up Google Drive and typing in your keyword or file name you’ll be able to ...

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Accessory of the Day: Jabra Drive Bluetooth speakerphone, $29.99

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Need a nice hands-free solution for your conversations in the car but don’t want anything tethered to your head? This Bluetooth speakerphone from Jabra, Drive, is perfect for conversations, GPS navigation, or even music! At just $29.99 with free Prime shipping, this will fit nicely in ...

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Blu Studio 7.0 is one of the world’s first 7 inch smartphones

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Biggest phone yet? Blu products has announced a budget device with a 7 inch display. The Blu Studio 7.0 is the first smartphone I’ve used which has a 7 inch display. There have been tablets with phone capabilities which were usable with a Bluetooth headset, but the Studio 7.0 is set apart ...

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Inateck Bluetooth keyboard promotion

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Once again our friends at Inateck are coming through with some great deals.  I just got word that Inateck is offering one of their best bluetooth keyboards for 20% off with a coupon code.  If you use the coupon code DZNRHLNL you will receive 20% off of the BK1001E ultra-slim bluetooth keyboard. ...

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PowerSkin kicks off Buy One Get One deal for PowerStand [48 hours only]

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Need to pick up something cool for a holiday gift but don’t wanna spend money on someone else? Well, you’re in luck, Scrooge. PowerSkin is offering a Buy One Get One deal on its PowerStand which means you can grab one for you and a friend. For only $40 you can have not one, but two ...

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Netflix adds Android Wear support

Netflix announced on its blog on Tuesday a few updates to its Android app, including “Social Recommendations”. However, most exciting is the Android Wear support. Here is what Netflix said on their announcement: First, we’re taking full advantage of the rich Android push notification ...

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Instagram adds five new filters and enhanced options

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Instagram on Tuesday announced the release of five new filters for its mobile applications. Available in the latest update are the new, and very subtle, Slumber, Crema, Ludwig, Perpetua, and Aden. In addition to the new filters, Instagram is improving the overall filtering experience. Now, ...

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OnePlus One Mini caught on camera

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It seems that the company are getting ready for round two as the OnePlus One Mini is caught on camera, triggering speculation that the next device from OnePlus is coming soon. The leaked image shows off a 5-inch display, as well as a Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 processor, 8MP camera, and Android ...

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