How Google is Laying the Foundation to Kill Rogue Background Services

Google has major plans in the works to further improve the battery life of Android devices. In a talk during Google I/O (which you can watch below), the company shared their...

Tasker Pro: Create an IRS-Compliant Mileage Tracker (and Get Money Back!)

Automation is supposed to be about simplifying everyday tasks to give you more precious time doing the things you love. At XDA, we’ve shown you how you can use Tasker...

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Would You Get the New Ara if You Could? Why/Why Not?

Project Ara went through quite a transformation since we last heard about it. The phone is still going to be modular, but the level of modularity we previously expected has...
May 23, 2016 1:47 PM

OnePlus 3 VR Launch Coming, OnePlus giving out Free “Loop VR” Headset

Last year we saw the first VR launch event with the OnePlus 2, a polarizing device that succeeded the extremely well-received OnePlus One. With the OnePlus 3, the company is...
May 23, 2016 10:46 AM

Root & TWRP Available for the T-Mobile LG G5

Thanks to XDA Senior Member tungkick, with help from wolfu11 and arjuna_, we can root and install TWRP on the T-Mobile LG G5. This has been accomplished by flashing a TOT file...
May 23, 2016 9:48 AM

Choetech Quick Charge 3.0 & USB-C Charger Reviews and Giveaway [35 IN TOTAL]!

Charging our devices will always be an absolute necessity. Some of us end up needing to charge multiple devices at once. Me, personally, I have to keep track of charging...
May 22, 2016 2:00 PM

Nextbit Robin Winners!

A short while ago we spoke to our good friends over at Nextbit and together we arranged to giveaway two custom Robins in a colour that will not be available...
May 21, 2016 8:27 PM

Multi-Window in Android N: What Devs Need to Know to Make the Best of It

Multi-window support is a neat feature we’re waiting for in Android N, and one we’ve wanted to be available on all devices for a long time. For it to be...
May 21, 2016 1:12 PM

Project Ara Alive and Kicking: One Step Closer to You

What is Ara? On the technical side, Ara (or Project Ara as it is officially referred to as) is an ambitious initiative undertaken by Google. The aim is to create...
May 20, 2016 4:40 PM

Tasker: AutoApps Receive First Android N Update

Joaomgcd, creator of the AutoApps  suite of Tasker plugins has begun, readying them for the change in APIs Android N brings to the game. So far AutoNotification and AutoInput have...
May 20, 2016 4:38 PM

Google Announces Allo-Duo, Google Home and More at I/O 2016!

Google announced Allo and Duo, Google Home and more at I/O 2016! Google talked about Virtual Reality and Android Wear! Those stories and more are talked about by TK as...
May 20, 2016 4:00 PM

Tearing Down Google Apps Updates: What’s (Possibly) Coming!

Hello readers of our portal! As you might know, many applications are updated or released during the week of Google I/O. Most of these updates are pretty major and most...
May 20, 2016 1:31 PM

Why You Won’t Get N’s Seamless Updates on Your Current Android Device

If you read our recap of the events from Google I/O the other day, we detailed how the new seamless update feature was going to work in Android N. You...
May 20, 2016 11:20 AM

Slidechat Brings Facebook, FB Chat and Twitter in a Simple Webview App

If you’re looking for a no-frills, bare bones webview app for Facebook, Facebook Chat and Twitter, check out Slidechat by XDA Recognized Contributor icoolguy1995!
May 20, 2016 10:58 AM