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Qik Video Connect Announced, Allows for Cross-OS Videochat

If you're not familiar with Qik, their videochat client for Android is widely popular, and many manufacturers are preloading it onto newer Android devices that feature a front-facing camera. Qik has just announced via their blog that they're releasing a new Qik app: Qik Connect, already available on iOS.

New malware alert: ExpensiveWall found hidden in Android wallpaper apps

Another month, another Android malware discovery. Recently Check Point security research found that a new form of Android malware was able to evade Google...

Motorola readying Nexus 6-like Droid with 4GB RAM?

Motorola was very busy this year. Between the release of the new Moto X, the Nexus 6, and the Droid Turbo, they had a...

An Android Pep Talk

After its futile bidding attempts for Yahoo and being shunned, Microsoft's Steve Ballmer reveals that they are not interested in the Yahoo deal anymore,...

Sony Ericsson and Android – Piecing Things Together or Just Throwing Darts?

Let's have a little bit of fun today, shall we? I was inspired to put this together after reading something from The Motley...

Age of Defenders Brings Fast-Paced, Cross-Platform gaming to Android & iOS

This week has been full of awesome game releases, hasn't it? This one comes to both Android and iPad 2 users, and it's called...
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Video of Nexus 6 compared to Note 4 appears

Eager as we are to see the Nexus 6 outside of commercial renders and in real life? Today's your lucky day. Not only do...

Duarlander Promises Consistent Android Experiences

The issue of Android fragmentation is a legitimate one but has a much greater effect on developers than consumers.  We, as consumers, want your...

Moto Z2 Play leaks: come take a look at Motorola’s next-gen battery champ

The Motorola Moto Z Play was one of our favorite phones last year. The phone came equipped with a fantastic battery life, a relatively...

Facebook takes another stab at improving the News Feed on Android

Present at Droidcon in New York, Facebook had some good news for Android users, announcing it has improved the News Feed experience.As the type...
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Moto Nexus 6 leaks with slew of details

A few days ago we reported about some details of the upcoming Motorola Nexus 6 from 9to5Google. This morning we reported on a leaked...

Samsung announces faster Chromebook Plus V2, coming to Best Buy soon

Samsung has unveiled a new Chromebook Plus V2 model. The second-gen laptop has a faster processor, improved keyboard and a additional camera.

Comparing the HTC One to the HTC One X+

After much hype and considerable fanfare, the HTC One is now an officially recognized smartphone. HTC today announced the Android handset for release in...

Samsung Pay begins to get Android Oreo support on Galaxy S8

Samsung has a beta program for Android Oreo on the Galaxy S8 allowing select users to test the latest operating system on their device.To...

Purported Nexus 8 images and specs leaked

Leaked images claimed to be Google's new Nexus 8 are making their way around the Internet. Besides showing a 7 to 8-inch device, not...
 
 

Game On: Google Stadia debuts as cloud-based gaming service

Set to arrive later this year, Google Stadia is a cloud-based service that offers high-end gaming from virtually any device that runs Chrome.

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How to use Google Maps offline

If you're headed somewhere new or have a spotty cell connection where you live then you'll want to check out our guide on how to use Google Maps offline and make sure you never get lost again.
 
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