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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

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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

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What is the least important feature on a phone? [Poll]

We spend lots of time talking about the best features on smartphones and what makes them so great. But what if we decided to turn the tables? Today, we are

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Here’s how to download and install Sony’s new concept Android software

If you own a Sony Xperia Z3 then you can now get your hands on the concept Android software Sony have been developing for the past few months. It comes

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Android at Work expands to 40 partners; carriers now involved

Google, on Thursday, announced its Android for Work program has expanded to include 40 partners, including wireless service providers. Among those joining the initiative are AT&T, Verizon, Sprint, and T-Mobile;

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Cyanogen switching their default calendar to use Boxer calendar

n the ever changing world of Cyanogen, the newest change is that of the default calendar app that comes bundled with the operating system. It used to be Google’s own

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BLU announces 3 new budget friendly Android phones

Hot on the heels of product announcements from both OnePlus and Motorola, budget phone maker BLU announces 3 new budget friendly Android phones. Each with a specialized feature set. Studio C

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Android users can now say ‘Ok Google’ to send messages via WhatsApp, and more!

As an avid user of Google Now, I am forever welcoming added additions to the service that make it more useful and especially those that add voice functions. What’s great