News and Rumors

News and Rumors

Google Now open to third parties

The time has come:  Google Now has been opened up to third party app developers.  Beginning today, January 30th, the Mountain View search giant will be allowing Google Now integration

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ROCKI finally gets Spotify Connect support

After a long wait, Spotify support has finally come to ROCKI, but not quite how you would have expected. The tiny device that turns your ordinary speakers into DLNA compatible

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Nokia’s Z Launcher adds new features, including support icon pack

Nokia has released an update for its Z Launcher Beta on the Google Play Store. The launcher adapts to the user’s usage throughout the day. By learning how he or

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Cricket bulks up data allotments

Following closely on the heels of last week’s carrier changes, Cricket Wireless on Friday adjusted its own prepaid rate plans. Now, as part of the Basic Plan, customers will receive up

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Expansys offers up big savings on unlocked Android devices in Winter Sale

Looking for a new Android smartphone? Before you head off to your local carrier or start searching online you may want to swing by Expansys today. The online retailer is

Accessories

Accessory of the Day: iSmooth Galaxy S4 screen protectors (3 pack), $7.97

This ultra-clear screen protector for your Samsung Galaxy S4 offers a bubble-free and easy installation. All purchases come with a lifetime warranty and the reviews are through the roof. At

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Microsoft Office open to Android Tablet Users

It is official. Microsoft is opening their Office products to Android tablet users. For a couple of months, Microsoft had allowed select Android tablet users to preview and offer feedback

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OnePlus announces plans for new OxygenOS

With the departure of Cyanogen as OnePlus’s software ally a couple months ago, OnePlus decided they will be making their own custom ROM based on Android 5.0 Lollipop. Today, after

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Saygus V2 pre-order date and price announced

The smartphone that grabbed a lot of attention at this year’s CES will be available to pre-order on February 2 at 11:59pm. The Saygus V2 is a high-end smartphone that

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Qualcomm confirms Snapdragon 810 being pulled from flagship device

On Wednesday, Qualcomm confirmed that a large customer had dropped its Snapdragon 810 processor. While it did not confirm who that customer was, reports state that Samsung was the smartphone

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Milk Music from Samsung comes to Galaxy Tab 4 and Note tablets

Milk Music was released last year as Samsung’s answer to music streaming, but it was only available on certain smartphones. Samsung today has announced that Milk Music is not available

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Microsoft to reportedly invest in popular startup Cyanogen Inc.

The Wall Street Journal is reporting that Microsoft is to invest about $70 million dollars into Cyanogen Inc. Many of you I am sure are familiar with the popular ROM

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Chrome Beta 41 for Android adds pull-to-refresh in pages

If you like running at the forefront of developments then no doubt you’re interested in the Beta channel for Chrome. An update just got pushed to the Play Store bringing

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Sprint to “apologize” to Verizon and AT&T in Super Bowl commercial

Sprint wants to apologize to the two largest wireless providers, Verizon and AT&T. For what, we have no idea. We’re guessing, however, it’s not gonna be as straightforward as the

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HTC One M8 Android 5.0 Lollipop rolling out to European devices

European HTC One M8’s can rejoice in the fact that they should be receiving Android 5.0 Lollipop imminently. HTC senior communications manager Jeff Gordon took to Twitter earlier today: HTC