Tip: Disable S Voice to speed up Galaxy S4 Home button response

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If you’re not a big user of the S Voice personal assistant bundled into the Samsung Galaxy S4, then disabling it from being activated using the home button could greatly speed up the response of it and make your device seem faster. We’ve already covered removing the screen ...

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Samsung Galaxy S5 versus LG Nexus 5

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The Samsung Galaxy S5, introduced at Mobile World Congress 2014, will likely go on to become one of the top-selling Android smartphones of the year. And why not? It’s the latest in Samsung’s flagship line of devices and it’s better than ever. But, how does it fare when you ...

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Flappy bird craze is still alive: 1 in 3 Games is a Flappy Bird Clone

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The original Flappy Bird game is long gone, with the developer pulling it for unknown reasons. Some speculate that it was a legal threat, whilst others state it was simply a personal action. Regardless of the reason, Flappy Bird created a shockwave through the mobile gaming industry, showing ...

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Gartner: Android is now top tablet OS

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After its dominance in the smartphone world, Google’s mobile platform now tops the tablet industry as well. According to a research conducted by Gartner last month, Android tablets reached 121 million sales, holding 61.9 percent of market share. Android-powered tablets market share grew ...

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Blackberry updating BBM to allow for larger file sharing

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If you are one of the users who are still using BBM then there’s a big update coming your way which will offer larger file sharing and new features for group chats. Bringing BBM in line with most other cross-platform messaging services, users will now be able to share photos in group ...

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HTC stopping its HTC Watch movie sales and rental service

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HTC have just announced that as of March 31st 2014, HTC will be ceasing their HTC Watch movie sales and rental store. The service had been slowly closing across a variety of countries including Spain, Italy, Sweden, Norway, the Netherlands, and Denmark, and now the United States of America, and ...

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Project Ara modular phone size and costings revealed [VIDEO]

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It’s no secret that Google is working on a modular phone which they are calling Project Ara, and attention has turned to establishing details about just how it will work. Google has scheduled a developer conference on April 15-16th in Mountain View, California to discuss the alpha version ...

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Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 review

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When you think about the things we look for in tablets, it’s always the same stuff that comes to mind. We want a light device that’s gorgeous, powerful, and lasts days on end. Some of us also have preferences in regards to storage capacities, speakers, and cameras. Seasoned Android ...

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Bay Area residents can score a Chromecast for as low as $13.33

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If you find yourself living in the San Francisco area saying, “boy, I could really go for a new Chromecast this weekend”, we’ve got a deal for you. Head over to Google’s Shopping Express website and add one to your cart. Google will shave some money off the order if this ...

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Nokia X gets rooted bringing custom ROM and Google Services

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One of the best things about Android is the customisation options available. So when the Nokia X was announced only for it to be confirmed there would be no Google services integration, developers everywhere simply took that as a challenge. Nokia still make arguably the best hardware out of all ...

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Google brings restaurant menus to search

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It’s always been a pain when you wanted to see a restaurant menu and you had to search several websites just to find it, if there even was one available. Today, Google is doing what it does best, bring added functionality to its search functionality, allowing people to see restaurant ...

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ASUS schedules Android 4.4 for several PadFone tablets

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ASUS is planning to release the Android 4.4 for their PadFone tablets, plus it will also feature the latest version of the Zen UI as well. Although, ASUS is only telling us when we can expect it as they are no exact dates right now, but at least we know it’s coming. Below you can... Read More

Muzei HD Landscapes sets beautiful landscapes as your wallpaper through Muzei [App of the Day]

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In case you missed our initial coverage of the Muzei Live Wallpaper, it is a live wallpaper that sets pieces of art as your wallpaper, rotating every day. Created by the developer of the popular Dashclock Widget, Muzei allows you to download extensions to replace the featured art with ...

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Virgin Mobile, Boost Mobile call up Galaxy S5

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With the recent announcement of the Galaxy S5, many carriers have already offered up their intentions to carry Samsung’s new flagship. If you’re looking for a no-contract option for your next phone, you may want to head to Boost Mobile or Virgin Mobile to pick it up. Both Boost and ...

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How To: Install the Nokia X App Store

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As you all may be aware, Nokia is now making Android smartphones, although they have a very Metro UI look and don’t have access to the Google Play store. The Nokia X, X+, and XL, all lower-end devices to extend the reach of Microsoft’s services, run Nokia’s own store to get apps on ...

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