Sony background defocus app released to the Play Store

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Sony have today released a new version of their app which allows users to defocus the background of their photos after they’ve been taken at a tap of the screen. The update has been issued to the Google Play Store and is available to Sony Xperia phones running Android 4.2 or later. How to ...

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Google+ for Android Redesign Leaks

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Suspected to be announced at Google I/O, Google+ is expected to get a redesign and it seems that images of the new Android app has showed up on Google+ of all places courtesy of +Yoel Kasub. He claims that these are images from a test build of Google+ and it seems to be mainly a design... Read More

Fleksy Keyboard version 2.1 rolling out with 6 new languages, bug fixes, and more!

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For those of you who use the quick-typing giant Fleksy Keyboard, you should be receiving a pretty notable update today. The update mainly brings support for 6 new languages, altered keyboard layouts (depending on what language you’re using), and a bunch of bug fixes. Here is the entire ...

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Google Glass KitKat update coming this week

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The biggest news about the update is that KitKat is coming to Google Glass, bringing with it under the hood changes and massive improvements to battery life. Also now that Glass runs Andriod KitKat, developers can write Glassware apps using the Android SDK. Other changes the update also ...

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LG’s G Pad 8.3 gets Android 4.4.2 KitKat update early

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LG have begun rolling out Android 4.4.2 KitKat to their LG G Pad 8.3 tablet via an over-the-air (OTA) update in Europe. LG were expected to release the update, so we knew it was coming, but LG jumped the gun and are issuing the update early. The 4.4.2 KitKat update for the LG G Pad... Read More

Google Keep receiving major update today

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Sometimes Google creates a great application, puts it in the Play Store, and forgets about it. Unfortunately, Google Keep has been the victim of that for quite a long time. Well, good news! Keep is receiving a pretty big update beginning today. The update for Keep will be to version 2.2, and ...

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Select older HTC devices to receive Sense 6.0 update confirmed by leak

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Ahead of the launch of the next generation HTC One later today, a recent leak for the roadmap of the HTC Sense 6.0 deployment for older devices confirms that a select few will get the updated software. The new HTC One is set to come with an all-new Sense 6.0 skin bundled over Android 4.4... Read More

HTC resume Android 4.4 KitKat update rollout in UK

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Following the halt HTC put on the rollout of Android 4.4.2 KitKat for its devices in the UK after many users began experiencing difficulties following the update, HTC have resumed the rollout. Customers on all the major UK carriers should begin to see the update trickle down to their devices ...

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‘Ok Google, Take a Picture’ Goes Live on Google Search App

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If you’ve ever wanted to take a picture hands-free by simply prompting Google of your intentions, then Google’s latest enhancement to their Android Search App and Google Now will allow you to do just that. When you want to capture that perfect moment, all you have to do now is hit ...

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Google Keyboard 3.0 released adding personalised word suggestions

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Google’s very own keyboard has today been updated to version 3.0, or more specifically 3.0.19373. The update brings a few minor bug fixes and tweaks, such as a dedicated “ABC” button to switch from emoji. Of most interest in the Google Keyboard 3.0 update is a new personalised ...

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Google Hangouts service restored after earlier problems

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Google has issued an update stating that the reason many were experiencing issues with Google Hangouts is that the service was experiencing a service disruption. In a rare event, Google published a status update on their service dashboard at 4:22PM GMT stating there were initial issues with the ...

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Get a free upgrade to JuiceSSH Pro this weekend, monitor your servers with advanced features

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If you’re running servers at home or work and need a way to monitor them from either your Android smartphone or tablet, look no further than JuiceSSH. Sonelli, maker of JuiceSSH, just announced that it hit 500,000 users so from now until Tuesday, it’s giving away free updates to the ...

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Google Play Store update available: Adds ability to set purchase requirements

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With all the focus surrounding the class-action lawsuit due to unauthorised charges accumulated through in-app purchases, Google has issued an update to the Google Play Store of which one particular added feature is the ability to set exactly when to be prompted for authentication. The standard ...

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Automatically keep track of your online purchases in the Google Wallet app

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In the latest version of Google Wallet a new feature has been introduced called Orders, which allows you to keep track of your online purchases. It’s available in the US only and requires Android version 4.0 or above but will notify you of the status of your orders and shows past orders ...

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Google Search App Updated – Brings in expanded card information

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Google have pushed an update to their Google Search App bringing in a variety of new features. The new changes primarily revolve around the Google Now cards which now include extra information for various sports and expandable information relating to stocks. Also included in the update is ...

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