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The Galaxy S8 is Rumored to Come with the Largest 5.7″ Panel

We were essentially in the dark about the Galaxy S8 until a few months ago, and since then we’ve seen numerous rumors published about their upcoming flagship smartphone. It’s believed...
January 19, 2017 10:00 AM

Huawei’s Security Advisory Announces Fixes for Multiple Vulnerabilities

Similar to the Android security bulletins that Google, LG and Samsung have, Huawei is another company that keeps track of vulnerabilities that are reported to them. The company published three...
January 19, 2017 9:45 AM

Xiaomi Launches the Redmi Note 4 Snapdragon 625 Variant in India

Xiaomi had a fantastic 2016, marked by the success of its “budget” Redmi Note 3 device — shipping 3.6 Million units in India in 2016, making it the best selling online...
January 19, 2017 9:44 AM

Google Photos Prepares to Allow for Editing the Date and Time of a Photo

Google Photos has always been one of Google’s more useful services. The photo backup service has garnered widespread praise for its unlimited, free backup features as well as its robust...
January 18, 2017 7:14 PM

The Future of the Pixel is Bright

According to trend analyses and reports produced by Wave7, a U.S. mobile market analyst, the Google’s Pixel series have been selling consistently well over the three or so months it has...
January 18, 2017 5:30 PM

Qualcomm Maintains its Dedication to Security with Secure Boot

Along the lines of Android Nougat’s strictly enforced verified boot and Windows’ Secure Boot features, Qualcomm is also pursuing a set of security standards based on cryptographic image authentication to ensure...
January 18, 2017 4:34 PM

Sony Starts Rolling Out Android Nougat Update to Xperia Z5 and Xperia Z5 Premium

After updating their Xperia X devices to Android 7.0 Nougat, Sony has now started rolling out the Nougat update for its Xperia Z5 series as well. Several users of the Xperia...
January 18, 2017 3:40 PM

Google Enhances Searches for Spotty Data Connections

Making Google searches while on poor data connections can be a frustrating experience. Sometimes you really, really want to find an answer to some question or you are looking up,...
January 18, 2017 2:45 PM

Report: Samsung Completes Note 7 Investigation, Blames Faulty Batteries

The Galaxy Note 7 was one of the most anticipated smartphones when it was first launched, thanks to its symmetrical design and superior camera performance. But a few weeks after the...
January 18, 2017 2:00 PM

ZTE Reveals the Specs of their Crowdsourced Hawkeye Smartphone — SD625, 1080p, 3GB RAM

We’ve talked about ZTE’s Project CSX smartphone extensively. The company first announced the idea back in August of last year, and started asking the community what they wanted to see...
January 18, 2017 11:55 AM

Google and LG’s Watch Sport and Watch Style Launching with Android Wear 2.0 on Feb 9

Android Wear 2.0 is the next iteration of upgrades planned for connected smartwatches. While Developer Previews have been around for a while, the last one was rolled out in mid...
January 18, 2017 11:48 AM

Google Shares Details on How They Spot Malicious Apps in the Play Store

Google works very hard at keeping malicious applications out of the Play Store and off of your device. They aren’t perfect at this and there are some instances when a...
January 18, 2017 10:39 AM