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Hardware Reviews

Phonejoy GamePad 2 Review

It’s not the first time we’ve heard from Phonejoy and their game controller, having reviewed the first iteration of the Phonejoy GamePad and being incredibly impressed with it. Now, we

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Periscope adds support for landscape videos

Users of Periscope can now Vlog in the orientation of their choice, as the latest update brings support for landscape captures. There are also some other cool features that Periscope

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New Google Wallet app is now in the Play Store

Google Wallet has taken a change of direction now that the future of mobile payments for Google is Android Pay, and is instead focusing on sending and receiving money. With

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LG Nexus 5 shows up on leaked internal slides

Google is announcing two new Nexus devices this year, one manufactured by Huawei and the other by LG. The new LG Nexus 5 has been leaked multiple times but nothing

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LG Nexus 5X (2015) shown off in the clearest picture yet

The LG-made Nexus 5 2015 model, also known as the Nexus 5X, is no stranger to the camera having been leaked multiple times before, but this time we’re got one

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Google Now version 5.2.33 rolls out with new logo [APK Download]

Google updated their company logo and inevitably the updates to their apps followed. This particular update sees Google Now be bumped to version 5.2.33 and their Google Now Launcher feature

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Maps version 9.14 rolls out new navigation UI [APK Download]

Another day, another update; Google is pushing out Maps version 9.14 to users and brings with it a new UI to begin navigation, including a bigger map, more information, and

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Google Play Services version 7.8 now available with some new features

You might notice that Google Play Services is prompting you to update via the Google Play Store – this is to bring it to version 7.8, and with it some


Samsung Galaxy Note 4 vs. Note 5: Note 5 is a design revolution, but specs wise it is a step backwards

Samsung is definitely trying something new with the Note 5. I guess they weren’t satisfied with the Note 4 sales, and dramatically overhauled the design, as well as eliminating the

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Did Samsung alienate its most loyal fanbase by calling them shallow?

For the record my primary device is fully paid for with my own hard earned money and it is a Samsung Galaxy Note Edge, and my back up device is

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New LG Nexus “likely” to have metal body, report says

As great as the Nexus 6 is, it wasn’t quite the device everyone wanted or expected from Google. For most, the 6-inch screen was just too big but according to

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Get exclusive access to the new eBay v4.0 Beta app

If you’re a big user of the Android eBay app then you’ll probably be interested in their latest version 4.0. The catch is that it’s currently in a closed Beta.

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Remix OS now out for Nexus 9 and Nexus 10

Remix OS is a custom version of Android aimed specifically at devices with bigger screens and hopes to give a more desktop-like experience to tablets. There’s a taskbar, multi-window support, and even

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Google commits to monthly security updates for Nexus devices

Security.  We all worry about it, and we all leave our security in the hands of Google when we use Android devices.  Our smartphones are continually gathering more information about

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This is what the Nexus 6 would have looked like with a fingerprint sensor

It may have been a while since the Nexus 6 was ‘new’ news having been on the market already for around 9 months, but recent pictures of the device show that