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News and Rumors

NVIDIA announces new features for Shield, slashes price for limited time

NVIDIA Shield users, listen up! There’s a new update coming April 2nd, and it’s a doozie. The notable features and improvements include: GameStream enhancements – Users can remotely stream games

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Facebook Messenger beta lets Android users test new features

Following Facebook‘s introduction of the Beta program for their Android application last year, the company have just announced the Facebook Messenger for Android Beta program which will give users who

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Pebble 2.0 Beta App updated to version 11

The Android Beta App for the latest Pebble 2.0 has just been updated to version 11 and it seems a lot of the teething issues that users were originally experiencing

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‘OK Google’ voice activation hits Google Chrome browser Beta

Google Voice Search has been rolled out to the Google Chrome desktop browser over some time and users are now able to use their voice to conduct search commands right

Tips & Tricks

Tip: How to hide the notification bar on Nova Launcher

Installing Nova Launcher opens up a whole load of customisation possibilities for your Android device; first we explained how to use Nova Launcher gestures to quickly activate Google Now, and

Reviews

Pebble Appstore Beta 8 hands-on

The time is finally here… well, almost. Pebble finally announced their appstore for iOS, and left Android users waiting around for the launch on their favorite mobile platform. Recently, the

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Yahoo acquires Aviate, promises to fold into Android experience

In another move to bring Yahoo back to its prime, today Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer took to the stage at CES 2014 to announce its newest acquisition that aligns perfectly

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Cover exits closed beta for Google Play Store

In the last year, there have been many launcher and lockscreen replacements for Android popping up and one of the most recent and popular is Cover. Cover, which for the

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New SwiftKey beta brings number key row and emoji

SwiftKey, probably the most popular third-party keyboard for Android, has released a new beta. The new beta version 4.5 includes two major add-ons that have been being clamored for for

App Reviews

Beta Review: Any.Do Cal – A simple, elegant calendar with great functionality

NOTE: This review is based on a beta version – things might change┬áby the time it makes a public release A few weeks ago, I was fortunate enough to notice

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Firefox for Android Beta gets new “Home” design

Firefox is receiving a new startup screen redesign which they are now designating as “Home”. The redesign will give users the ability to access their browsing history, bookmarks, top sites,

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Paranoid Android’s HALO10 hits First Public Beta

If you’re like me and you actually tried all of the new features Facebook released a few weeks ago with the launch of Facebook Home, you probably became familiar with

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Swiftkey celebrates 4th anniversary by bringing ‘flow’ out of beta

SwiftKey, easily the most recognizable name in Android keyboards (and possibly Android software altogether) has just turned 4 years old. So, how does an app company celebrate? Cake, cookies, ice

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Get the Jelly Bean keyboard for your ICS device running 4.0.3 or higher

If you’re running ICS, at least version 4.0.3, on your Android device, then you should really check this out. A developer by the name of “Beansoft” has released a beta

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Firefox for Android out of Beta, promises to upgrade your Android browsing experience

The folks over at Mozilla have been tinkering with Firefox for Android for some time now. Old versions always seemed to be very “beta” in the way they handled, with