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[Update: Live for Exchange Accounts] Gmail 7.1.1 Hints at Integrating Tasks and Reminder Snoozing

A new version of Gmail is rolling out soon that integrates tasks and reminders for Exchange accounts. Gmail 7.1.1 will be available soon in the Play Store, but some users have...
January 12, 2017 3:43 PM

Android Experiments: Eating Time App Prevents Users From Using Their Phones During Meals

Google’s Android Experiments projects are always fun to try out. Google launched Android Experiments last year to let developers showcase their innovative and inspiring projects built using for Android. The program...
January 12, 2017 3:00 PM

IFTTT Comes to AutoVoice, AutoTools Gets Nougat’s App Shortcuts, and AutoNotifications is Updated with Chronometers (Betas)

If you’ve ever used Tasker before, then you’ve likely heard of the developer joaomgcd as well. He has published a number of plugins for Tasker that really take it to...
January 12, 2017 2:29 PM

Chromebook Spotted with Android 7.1.1 Nougat Apps and Resizable Window Support

Android applications on Chrome OS have been evolving for a while now. What first started as an extension called ARC Welder has transformed into a better, more unified approach and...
January 12, 2017 1:15 PM

FCC Documents Reveal a Look at a SHIELD Portable Refresh

3 years ago, NVIDIA introduced a tablet that re-imagined portable gaming. That tablet was the NVIDIA SHIELD Portable. While considered small for a tablet (with a screen size of 5 inches), it...
January 12, 2017 12:14 PM

Four Reasons Why UMi Z is Worth Buying

The UMi Z, the first phone to offer the Helio X27 deca-core CPU, is dressed in metal and sports a 5.5-inch display with impressively thin side bezels. The SHARP-made panel...
January 12, 2017 12:13 PM

What’s Inside? Galaxy S7 vs Clone

We recently featured a video on XDA TV comparing a Samsung Galaxy S7 to one of its off-brand clones. While we already took a look at the software and build...
January 12, 2017 11:30 AM

HTC Announces the 5.7″ HTC U Ultra and 5.2″ HTC U Play with Sense Companion AI

In an event in Taiwan, its home country, HTC has announced its first devices of 2017 — the HTC U Ultra and HTC U Play. The announced devices indicate a...
January 12, 2017 9:40 AM

Android Wear 2.0 Update is Scheduled for Release Next Month

Google first announced the Android Wear 2.0 update back in May of last year at Google I/O 2016. Shortly thereafter, the company released its first developer preview for the wearable update,...
January 12, 2017 9:33 AM

Facebook Fixes Battery Draining Bug In The Messenger App

For the past couple of weeks, many users were complaining about rapid battery drain on their smartphones. People began to notice that the Facebook Messenger application was suddenly populating the...
January 12, 2017 9:30 AM

How to Add Third-Party Quick Setting Tiles in Nougat

In Android Nougat, you are able to edit your quick settings tiles and even download and add new ones from the Play store. This video shows some of the best...
January 11, 2017 6:42 PM

Xperia Projector Shows up Again at CES 2017 — Android Touchscreen Device Projected Anywhere!

Lately, Sony has showcasing new devices that it claims are the next step in innovation for mobile technology. Dubbed “Xperia SmartProducts”, they are a new take with a small twist on not-so-old...
January 11, 2017 5:54 PM