XDA’s official development partner, Fastboot Mobile, has announced a new open source push service as an alternative to Google Cloud Messaging (GCM). Their service offers improved control, security and substantially increased...
XDA Senior Member BlueFlame4 has compiled recovery flashable zips of the latest Stagefright fixes. These fixes are applicable to all Mediatek MT6753 devices running on Android 5.1, like the Elephone P8000. Google+
The Nvidia Shield Tablet now has a custom kernel that supports Marshmallow, thanks to XDA Recognized Developer laufersteppenwolf. Werewolf Kernel comes with overclocking support, security patches for a recent vulnerability...
Anything Texter was created forum member mety333 to be a one stop solution for numerous use cases, featuring a simple text input field and easily navigatable options for sharing inputted text to 32 different apps or system functions including custom notifications, toasts, emails, sms and more. The app has no ads, is 100% offline and supports text to speech. You can grab the app from the playstore or find the APK over at the thread so, check it out!
Google is hosting a promotion right now until February 15th that discounts a Google Play Music subscription at 50% off. It's being reported that you can purchase these as a gift to yourself (if you don't want to pay for someone else) and that they are stackable for up to 5 years in total.
AT&T will be working with both Intel and Ericsson to test 5G solutions in their labs as well as outdoors. The company says they plan to begin lab testing in the second quarter of the year and they will be moving these tests outdoors throughout the Summer. AT&T is just doing these tests early because the technology is still 2 years away from being finalized,
The EPA has just given Samsung the Sustainable Materials Management (SMM) Champion Award for the Galaxy S6 & the SMM Electronics Challenge Tier Award – Gold Level for their leadership in e-waste collection. The S6 99.9% recyclable, the packaging is 100% recyclable, they used soy-bean ink & the charger is partially out of recycled plastic too. On top of that, Samsung is being honored for properly disposing and recycling e-waste.
Microsoft has come under fire recently when it was discovered that Windows 10 will attempt to make thousands of connections every hour to Microsoft servers even though all data tracking settings within the OS were disabled. At first, Microsoft declined to comment but now they say Windows 10 users will allegedly be able to truly disable all background telemetry & data tracking after an update “later this year”.
Neural networks have brought major advancements to AI lately, and some MIT researchers have developed a low-power chip that could bring this to mobile devices. Mobile GPUs can be used for these neural networks but it comes at a cost, battery life. This chip from MIT is said to be 10 times as efficient as a mobile GPU, and it could run these powerful algorithms locally.
The New York Times is reporting that Pandora is working with people at Morgan Stanley to find potential buyers for its company. The outlook just doesn't look good when the largest internet radio service currently has a market value of $1.8 billion and is down from over $7 billion just two short years ago.
It was only yesterday when David Schuster announced the Android 6.0 soak test for the Moto G (2nd Gen) and Moto G 4G (2nd Gen) was running a little longer than expected. Today, the company has released the official Marshmallow source code for the Moto G 2014 LTE. You can grab this code directly from Motorola's GitHub page.
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