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Bold move: Cyanogen and Blu will launch CyanogenOS phone without Google services

In a world dominated by Google’s Android and Apple’s iOS, there’s little room for another player to take control. There are those who fear that Google’s services will monopolize the

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Where to get free tv shows from on Google Play

I regularly post about free movies and music from Google Play, but have never posted about the revolving carousel of TV shows Google posts for free.  Google regularly posts free

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LG could be making the next Nexus phone

The next Nexus phone faces a bit of a naming dilemma – where do they go after the Nexus 6? Can’t go Nexus 7 because that already exists, and any

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Glextor AppManager & Organizer Review

Glextor AppManager & Organizer is the organizer you never knew you needed. Android has endless ways to customize your phone and allow you to have key app access quickly. With

APK Files

Grab the new Google Search v4.3 [APK download]

The latest update to Google Search isn’t a major one, but is most likely preparing for their open sourced Google Now cards update which allows developers to put their own

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Google Play adds age-based ratings to games, buckles down on reviewing apps

On its Android Developers Blog, Google has chronicled two changes coming to the Play Store. The first of these changes is a global content rating system for apps and games.


Reminder: Google I/O 2015 registration is now open; closes on March 19

Here’s a quick reminder to let you all know that registration has opened for Google I/O 2015. Beginning today (12PM EST) and running through 5PM (PDT) on March 19, you

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All the Android 5.1 OTA download links

Android 5.1 not hit your device yet? No worries, since below you’ll find all the download links to the OTA files in order to manually update your Android device. Android

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Google Now open API on its way

Do you use Google Now?  Do you wish that your apps were Google Now aware?  Earlier this year Google announced a list of companies it partnered with to grow Google

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VPN featured found hidden in Android 5.1

Pocketables‘ John Frent discovered a new system application called “Google Connectivity Services” when he looked around Android 5.1 on his Google Nexus 6. The app appears to be a VPN

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Reuters: Microsoft readying Cortana for Android

As well as bundling their virtual assistant Cortana into Windows 10, the latest report is that it will also be offered as a standalone app for iOS and Android. Eric

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Android 5.1 update brings full quad-core optimisation for Nexus 6

Renowned Kernel developer Francisco Franco has shared on his Google+ page that after the Android 5.1 update the Nexus 6 is now running on all four cores engaged constantly. The

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Download and install latest Google Play Store 5.3.6 APK (Material Design)

The Google Play Store has just received a version bump, bringing it to version 5.3.6 only days after getting seeing version 5.3.5 rolled out. What’s New – New Search Bar –

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Google Drive to store your photos in addition to documents

It wasn’t too long ago Google+ was a place where one can store their photos. However, many news sources are reporting that Google Drive is gearing up to not only

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Google releases stand alone PDF viewer app

Google is now offering its PDF Viewer as a standalone app in the Play Store. It offers the same functions as the built-in PDF viewer in Google Drive, such as