Get features from the OnePlus One and CyanogenMod 11S on your device

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It may be hard to come across an invite to buy the OnePlus One featuring the special edition CyanogenMod ROM, CM11S, but that doesn’t mean you can’t get some of the features now, except for the lockscreen. The source code for the device has been released and a system dump has showed ...

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Tip: Speed up the slow Samsung Galaxy S5 camera

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Are you finding that the Samsung Galaxy S5 takes a longer than usual time to focus on a subject and actually take a picture? If so, then you’re not alone. Whilst the Samsung Galaxy S5 has a decent camera and theoretically should take pretty good pictures, the bundled camera app Samsung ...

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How to take a picture on your Android phone [Android 101]

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One of the coolest features of smartphones is the ability to take a picture anywhere you want. If you need a little help with becoming a photographer from your Android device, we’re here to help you. Here’s how to take a picture on your Android device. KEEP IN MIND: Not all Android ...

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Install the Nokia X camera on your Android 4.1+ device

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Whilst the Nokia X wasn’t exactly the flagship high-end spec’d out Android device we were hoping for from Nokia, the camera that is bundled with the device has some pretty nice settings, and we all know Nokia can make a pretty good camera (app). If Google’s own camera app ...

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Google releases standalone camera app to the Play Store

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It has been a trend for companies to put their standalone apps in the Play Store for quick updating. Google usually does this type of thing with all of their apps. One, however, has never been included in the Play Store… until today. They’ve finally added their camera app to Google ...

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Nikon returns to Android game with the Coolpix S810c

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Nikon have today announced the Coolpix S810c which brings the popular technology Nikon build into their cameras with the Android Operating System. With a 16-Megapixel camera, the Nikon Coolpix S810c combines the flexibility of Android and its variety of Apps with a 12x optical zoom NIKKOR lens ...

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Skype version 4.7 for Android brings significant battery savings

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“Imagine being able to leave Skype running on your phone all day without having to worry about your battery life.” That’s how Skype are promoting their latest version of the popular app, promising to rid the battery woes that has plagued the app for sometime. Version 4.7 of ...

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Nexus 5 Camera CPU bug fix coming soon

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If you’re a Nexus 5 owner then you’ll know about the bug which causes the phone’s CPU to be maxed out when using the camera, resulting in high battery drain. According to a post by Google on the company’s issues tracker, it seems Google have isolated the issue and will ...

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New week, new rumors for the Samsung Galaxy S5

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When it comes to rumors surrounding Samsung’s flagship devices, it’s starting to feel more like rumors surrounding Apple devices — starting months in advance of release. For example, back in November we started hearing rumors the Samsung Galaxy S5 was expected to launch in Q1 of this year. This ...

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HTC M8 camera might feature not one, but two lenses

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As we prepare to learn more about the successor to the HTC One, new details are slowly starting to appear. The latest bit of information surrounding the HTC M8 is that it will carry not one, but two different lenses. The setup is rumored to allow for better photos in both low light, and ...

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Google aiming for RAW image support in Android

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Google is prepping a new camera API for stock Android experience that could bring about RAW image file support, according to new findings. What’s more, there also looks to be additional support for face detection and removable (perhaps modular) lenses. Google would not be the first ...

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The Galaxy NX camera revealed

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Cameras seem to be the item of the year for Samsung. With the Galaxy S4 Zoom revealed, new information is leaking out regarding the next Galaxy camera, the Galaxy NX. Our friends at TechTastic were sent an exclusive photo of the device, and it looks like a good option for shutterbugs, sporting ...

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New Google patent may hint at Nexus or Motorola phone with multiple LED flashes

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In a new patent, Google has released their idea for a device (or devices) with multiple camera LED flashes.This leads us to the possible conclusion that, perhaps, a new Nexus or Motorola phone may be in the works with this new feature. For those wondering what good multiple flashes would do, ...

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AT&T to offer $499 Samsung Galaxy Camera on November 16

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AT&T today announced that it will be offering the Samsung Galaxy Camera starting November 16.  Priced at $499.99, the camera runs Android 4.1 Jelly Bean and features a number of photo options. For a limited time, AT&T is offering customers up to $100 off the purchases of a second ...

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Sony develops new camera tech for smartphones

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Sony announced on Monday two new camera technologies that they will be embedding into their devices, most notably their smartphones. The first uses “RGBW” coding to make low light pictures as colorful and grain-free as possible, a difference that you can definitely see in a ...

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