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Google Adds the Ability to Report Reviews That Violate Their Comment Posting Policy to the Developer Console

Google is always adding to the Google Play Developer Console to enhance the UX for application developers. A little over a year ago Google added some very useful ratings and review...
April 17, 2017 10:50 AM

Modded Version of Google’s PhotoScan Increases Resolution to 12MP

In November of last year, Google released an application that lets you digitize your old photographs. The application is called PhotoScan and it uses algorithms to stitch together multiple photos...
April 17, 2017 10:35 AM

Stop Paying Monthly. XDA Recommends PureVPN: Lifetime Subscription

The XDA Depot is the best place to buy all sorts of online goods. While most of the items listed are focused on educational courses, you can also get a bunch of software and gadgets too. Today we are checking out a great deal on PureVPN. Normally VPNs are a monthly subscription deal. You can …

HMD Global Starts Rolling Out Android 7.1.1 to the Nokia 6

As usual, most Android OEMs have been taking their time when it comes to pushing out the latest version of Android. We’re even starting to see majo r2017  flagships released...
April 17, 2017 10:10 AM

Windows 10 Creators Update to Restrict Official Support to Just 13 Devices

Microsoft is rolling out the Windows 10 Creators Update to PCs globally, and it will soon be rolling to smartphones as well. However, the number of smartphones that will be...
April 17, 2017 10:03 AM

Google Facing Potential Lawsuit Over Nexus 6P Early Shutdown and Bootloop Issues

After LG was taken to court over the infamous bootloop issue on its devices like the LG G4, LG G5, Nexus 5X, LG V10 and LG V20, it seems Google...
April 16, 2017 7:30 PM

Android Dev Weekly 002: Arise, XOSP, Substratum News and Giveaway!

The first iteration of the Android Dev Weekly series focused on the achievements of Substratum, updates from BlissROMs, the discontinuity of revision-based updates for XOSP, the feature of ResurrectionRemix on...
April 16, 2017 7:28 PM

How to Automatically Change your Keyboard on a Per-App Basis

Unlike iOS, Android has had the ability to change your default keyboard for many, many years. A huge number of alternative keyboards have proliferated on the Google Play Store as...
April 16, 2017 5:30 PM

Evan Blass Posts Live Image of the HTC U Ocean

The HTC U Ultra is being praised for its beautiful looks, and that’s about it. For other aspects of the device, the U Ultra has received criticism as HTC has...
April 16, 2017 1:50 PM

Nearly 6 Months after Release, Xiaomi Mi Box owners can now sideload a Beta Build of Android Nougat

Remember the Xiaomi Mi Box? The Android TV box that was announced back during Google I/O 2016? The box that was supposed to launch with Android Nougat, or at least receive...
April 16, 2017 11:45 AM

What Could Make Android Tablets Relevant/Interesting Again?

Just a few years ago, Android tablets were being churned out at ludicrous rates, with their year-on-year advancements almost matching those we found on smartphones. The growth of the tablet...
April 15, 2017 11:24 AM

New Moto Z2 Force Renders Show 3.5mm Headphone Jack, Thankfully

Last year, Lenovo’s Moto Z line-up pulled an Apple and removed the 3.5mm headphone jack from its Moto Z series. This was widely seen as a bad move, and surprisingly, even...
April 15, 2017 10:49 AM

Opinion: Huawei CEO’s Wearable Confusion Explains Why They Botched the Huawei Watch 2

Throughout Android Wear’s life thus far, there have arguably been two products that really stood out from the rest as “iconic” devices: the original Moto 360, and the Huawei Watch. The 360...
April 14, 2017 6:30 PM