Xiaomi Mi Note 2 XDA Review: A Capable Flagship and a Solid First Step Onto the World Stage

Xiaomi’s worldwide launch has been heralded for years, and with the Xiaomi Mi Note 2 it looks like the final pieces are falling into place. As Xiaomi’s first flagship phone...

Android O Developer Preview 4 is Now Available, Official Android O Coming “Soon”

It was only the first week into June when Google officially launched the 3rd developer preview for Android O and now there’s a new update rolling out today. The previous...

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Microsoft Paint Deprecated in Windows 10 Fall Creators Update After 32 Years of Service

One of the most recognizable features of Microsoft’s Windows OS is undoubtedly MS Paint. This simplistic image editing and drawing software came preloaded with all Windows installation, and its basic...
July 24, 2017 4:50 PM

Xiaomi Previews the Upcoming Mi 5X and MIUI 9

Xiaomi is all set to launch the new Mi 5X as well as an update to its UX skin in the form of MIUI 9. The launch event is scheduled...
July 24, 2017 3:50 PM

Learn C++ for Cheap

If you’re interested in learning C++ and creating a serious career in application development, you don’t want to miss this killer deal on The Complete C++ Programming Bundle. Whether you’re completely new to programming or you’re looking to learn a new language, you’ll be right at home in this course. With over 12 hours of content, …

Walls for Reddit Pulls Wallpapers from Various Subreddits

There are a number of subreddits that focus entirely on beautiful portraits, landscapes, and other amazing images. Walls for Reddit currently pulls these images from about 11 different subreddits (including...
July 24, 2017 1:30 PM

Magisk Module to Install Google Dialer and Contacts on the OnePlus 5

There are general methods of getting Google Dialer and Google Contacts installed on your average Android device, but these weren’t completely working on the OnePlus 5. Specifically, many noticed that...
July 24, 2017 1:00 PM

Report: Google and Samsung Help Increase Mobile Game Monetization Stats for Android

We’ve seen it time and time again, a brand new and highly anticipated mobile game gets announced and then millions of Android fans are let down when they learn it...
July 24, 2017 12:14 PM

Chrome’s Reader Mode May be Coming to Custom Tabs in a Future Update

Google is constantly working to improve the user experience of websites on a mobile device. Not only have they made a lot of progress with their AMP project, but they’re...
July 24, 2017 11:20 AM

Firewater Devs Show the HTC U11 S-OFF has been Achieved

HTC devices have a unique security layer built into their phones that is labeled either S-ON or S-OFF. When an HTC device is flagged as S-ON, various properties are protected...
July 24, 2017 11:05 AM

LG Q8 to Go on Sale in Select European Markets Starting This Week (SD820, 5.2-inch Display)

Originally announced last week on their Italian website, LG today made a formal announcement of its latest Q series smartphone, the LG Q8, along with its availability details. The LG...
July 24, 2017 10:30 AM

Telegram v4.2 Update Adds Snapchat-like Disappearing Media, Bio Cards and More

Social media fads come and go, but not before every other app starts copying incorporating the same functionality. The lines between the major social media and communications platforms have been...
July 24, 2017 10:02 AM

The Best Tools to Keep Your Mobile Browsing Data Secure and Private

In today’s day and age where everything is connected, data security is paramount. Securing your data will help you avoid cyberattacks as well as keep your mobile browsing history private...
July 24, 2017 8:00 AM

Samsung Galaxy S8 Active Allegedly Leaked in Hands-On Images

The Active lineup from Samsung is known for being one of those phone lineups that can survive a drop without sweating out your pocket. The rugged devices are meant to...
July 23, 2017 4:33 PM

Nexus 6P Bootloop Fix Has Been Found, Makes Your Phone Use 4 Cores

Have you been affected by the Nexus 6P Bootloop of Death? If you are one of the unlucky few with a Nexus 6P tucked away in some drawer, you’ll be...
July 23, 2017 12:50 PM