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U.S. Supreme Court to Begin Reviewing Samsung & Apple’s Design Patent Disputes

Starting today, the top court in the United States will start hearing arguments from both Apple and Samsung over design patent allegations. This case has been going on for years...
October 11, 2016 11:55 AM

Dates Available for Google Code-in 2016 and Google Summer of Code 2017

Google does a number of things for the open source community. Along with contributing open source code, they also hold a number of events and contests that benefit its developers....
October 11, 2016 10:45 AM

Samsung to Permanently Discontinue Production and Sales of Galaxy Note 7

It’s been a rough ride for Samsung in the second half of 2016. After news emerged that Samsung would be pausing the production of the Note 7, newer developments kill...
October 11, 2016 10:45 AM

Samsung Sent us a “Note 7 Return Kit” with a Thermally-Insulated Box and Safety Gloves

Samsung is apparently sending out packaging for returning Galaxy Note 7 devices, and we received one of these “Return Kits” at our XDA office. The contents and instructions highlight the...
October 11, 2016 10:34 AM

Humble Mobile Bundle 21 Includes Goat Simulator, _PRISM and More

The team behind Humble Bundle has just announced the 21st mobile bundle, and it comes with a number of Android games that you can get for a low price. As...
October 11, 2016 10:10 AM

Google Assistant Has Been Ported To The Nexus 6P

As expected, after the Pixel’s system images leaked it didn’t take long for users to find a way of porting Google Assistant to other devices; Simply altering your build.prop and installing...
October 11, 2016 9:41 AM

Unoffical CyanogenMod 13 Available for Huawei P9 Plus

An experimental version of CyanogenMod 13 is now available for the Huawei P9 Plus. Be warned though, there are plenty of bugs, so make backups before you try this out!
October 10, 2016 3:31 PM

What Phone Will Benefit Most from the Note 7’s Misfortune?

The Samsung Galaxy Note 7 has become an unfortunate incident in the history of flagship smartphones. While other smartphones usually pulled out of the flagship race because of reasons based on...
October 10, 2016 2:46 PM

Lior Tal Replaces Kirt McMaster as Cyanogen Inc. CEO

Cyanogen Inc. is undergoing a bit of reform recently. The team had laid off a large portion of its staff in late July 2016, and there were reports and refusals...
October 10, 2016 2:16 PM

Samsung Temporarily Halts Production of Note 7; Carriers Halt Sales

The Samsung Galaxy Note 7 is turning out to be a bit of a blight to Samsung’s otherwise impressive phone lineup, sales records and reputation in the market — all...
October 10, 2016 11:11 AM

The Android Cast: Episode 21 – “Pixel Imperfect”

This week on The Android Cast: —— – The crew discusses the latest October Announcement from Google. – We look into the implications of Google’s shift away from the Nexus...
October 10, 2016 11:00 AM

Google’s Pixel Exclusitivity Shows Why Carrier Exclusives Suck for Consumers

Writer’s Note- Yes, the Pixel is available through the Google Store unlocked. However, this article is primarily targeted for those who already utilize their carrier for the Note7 and plan replace...
October 10, 2016 10:30 AM