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LG Releases App Update For LG G4 Touchscreen Issues

The LG G4 is a great phone. Rocking the Snapdragon 808 with 3GB of RAM on a 5.5" QHD display along with a praise-worthy camera, the phone has put itself right on top of the competition thanks to the removable battery and micro SD card support, which other flagships have skipped on. However, the device does...

Sony Xperia Z3+ Now Available in the UK

UK retailer Carphone Warehouse has just announced immediate availability of Sony’s newest high-end smartphone, the Xperia Z3+, and it’s throwing in a couple of nice incentives for audio lovers to boot. As noted before, the Xperia Z3+ is essentially an international version of the Xperia Z4, which was announced for the Japanese market back in...

ASUS ZenFone 2 Bootloader Unlocked, Without ASUS

The ZenFone 2 came out and made plenty of buzz due to its great package for a great prize, but the one thing that made XDA users hesitate with the purchase more than anything was its locked bootloader. We only had mere promises of an unlocking tool, and it seems that our impatient users found,...

The 810 is Back to Settle Things Out, We Don’t Buy It Yet

OnePlus is seemingly never short of controversies, and they keep finding themselves in front line of buzz. While they had their fare share of mistakes with their past phone and its campaign, they created a mostly remarkable phone that earned the title of the Flagship Killer that Never Settled. Now we know that the Snapdragon...

Android 5.1 on a Blackberry? and More! – XDA TV

The Samsung Galaxy S6 is receiving Android Lollipop 5.1.1. That and much more news is covered by Jordan when he reviews all the important stories from this week. Included in this week's news is the announcement of Elephone releasing the source code for the P8000 and be sure to check out the article talking about...

Thoughts on Fairphone 2’s Modularity and Unfair Price

The Fairphone 2 is a device unlike what you typically see announced each year. On the verge of modular phones hitting the market with Phonebloks and Project Ara, it is not unexpected to find that other OEMs are coming up with their own visions for modular smartphones. The Fairphone 2 is a brave new attempt...

AT&T Charged $100 Million For Throttling Data Plans

AT&T, one of America's largest wireless service providers, was charged a fine of $100 million by the FCC (Federal Communications Commission), America's regulatory agency of interstate and international communication. As per the report, AT&T started offering unlimited data plans to its customers from mid 2007, with the highlight being that it did not throttle users after...

Samsung Releases 16 New Themes on the Theme Store

The launch of the S6 and S6 Edge back in March saw the latest version of Touchwiz being released alongside the devices, with some serious effort put into it this time around, in a bid to move away from the notorious reputation Samsung's Android skin has gained over the past few years. Memory efficiency and...

AirDroid Windows/Mac Client New Support & Features

AirDroid is one of the best applications for managing your files and chats from your phone on a PC, and there’s no shortage of useful applications one can find for this platform. Not only does it have file transfers, but it can also mirror various phone operations on your computer - which makes it perfect for...

Cyanogen OS 12 Build Fixes Touchscreen For OnePlus One

After having made appearances in the nightly builds of CM12.1, the touchscreen driver which effectively fixes most touchscreen issues while still having negligible effects on battery life has made its way on to the official Cyanogen OS builds for the OnePlus One. The build YNG1TAS2I3 is 566 MB large and contains the new and improved touchscreen drivers, fixes...

Easy Copy – XDA App Review

Let’s be real for a minute here. As great as Android is, sometimes switching between apps is cumbersome. Especially if you are trying to copy something from one app to another. There has to be an easier way. If I copy an address it should open Google Maps. If I copy a URL, I should...

Sony Xperia Z3 Outperforms Snapdragon 810 in Z4

When Sony launched the Z4 in April 2015, a lot of people were curious about Sony's choice of going with the Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 for their flagship. This curiosity was based on the then doubts about the heating issues of the processor, as well as rumors of LG's decision to drop the Snapdragon 810 in favor...