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Gooligan Malware Compromises More than a Million Google Accounts on Android

Security is an important aspect of Android. Due to the sheer number and variety of devices, making an OS flexible enough to run on all hardware choices and fulfill varied...
December 2, 2016 1:26 PM

What Do You Think About Smart Homes / Smart Assistants?

Google Home and Amazon Echo have been battling it out for that coveted spot in your house, to become the central hub for operations of other connected smart products. IoT as...
December 2, 2016 1:25 PM

LG Appoints Jo Seong-jin as the Company’s New CEO

It’s no secret that LG has been struggling to make a profit with some of its divisions within the company. LG’s mobile division lost $389 million last quarter, and which was...
December 2, 2016 11:30 AM

New UMi Z Likely to be First Phone with MediaTek X27

We have received information from a credible tipster that UMi will be among the first, if not the first, OEM to release a phone with the recently-announced MediaTek X27 CPU,...
December 2, 2016 11:20 AM

Motorola Won’t Release a New Smartwatch for the Launch of Android Wear 2.0

Motorola released their first smartwatch in September of 2014 and then followed it up a year later with the second generation Moto 360. Many were hoping that the company would...
December 2, 2016 11:05 AM

Google Announces App Maker for G Suite Customers

G Suite used to be called Google Apps for Work, as well as Google Apps for Your Domain, and is Google’s collection of tools for productivity, collaboration, and cloud computing. The...
December 2, 2016 10:47 AM

How to use Kustom Live Wallpaper: Continuum

In this video, Marco continues his series of tutorials on how to use Kustom Live Wallpaper. Today we are going over how to load a simple two page setup. First off,...
December 2, 2016 7:21 AM

Honor 8 EMUI 4.1 VS 5.0

In this video, TK gives us a comparison between two Honor 8 phones. One device is running Android 6.0 with EMUI 4.1, while the other is running Android 7.0 with...
December 1, 2016 5:57 PM

Nokia-branded Android smartphones will launch in first half of 2017

Struggling to compete with Apple’s iPhone, Nokia was forced to decide which mobile operating system, between Android or Windows Mobile, the company would stake its life on. In a deal...
December 1, 2016 5:00 PM

November Prizes Awarded for Honor Incentive Program

We’re back to hand out prizes to the most active members of our Honor forums through our community incentive program (as a result of a partnership we have with Honor...
December 1, 2016 3:47 PM

OP3 Nougat Beta Impressions: OnePlus Scales Back to Stock Android for a Sweet Breath of OxygenOS

When I first reviewed the OnePlus 3, I had plenty of positives to sing about the device’s software UI and the resulting user experience. OnePlus had accomplished a truly-lightweight ROM...
December 1, 2016 2:57 PM

Sony begins Nougat roll-out for Xperia XZ and X Performance while Huawei unveils their update plans

Some companies pounced on the initial Nougat hype and rushed out of the gate with announcements for which devices they will be bringing up to date. Sony, for instance, announced...
December 1, 2016 2:00 PM