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Getting the Best Photos from the Honor 9

Lately Honor has been making phones with cameras that are really fun to use. The Honor 9 has an amazing camera that improves on the dual camera setup that we...
July 19, 2017 11:47 AM

Google Improves the Feed Experience of the Google App

With the launch of Google Now, the company wanted to provide predictive pieces of information based on contextual alerts such as location, time of day, interests, and more. For a...
July 19, 2017 11:40 AM

Disconnect: Lifetime Premium Subscription

The internet is crawling with trackers designed to harvest your personal information – sometimes for things as innocent as understanding what ads to display on the web for you, sometimes for far more nefarious purposes. Regardless, web tracking ranges from innocuous to deeply serious, and it’s more important than ever to take precautions to ensure …

The Moto Z Receives App Shortcuts, Round Icons, and More with 7.1.1 Nougat Update

Next Tuesday on July 25, Lenovo-owned Motorola will be taking the stage in New York City to announce a brand new smartphone. The rumor mill suggests that the main focus...
July 19, 2017 11:15 AM

ART Submodule for AOSP 7.1.2 Adds Xposed Functionality to Nougat Custom ROMs

Xposed Framework is one of the most popular Android modifications available as it enables users to install modules that will add specific functionality to their current firmware. This requires a...
July 19, 2017 11:09 AM

Magisk v13.3 is Now Available, Bypasses Google’s Latest SafetyNet Protections

As usual, the SafetyNet game continues to go back and forth with the latest activity being from the developer of Magisk. It was only a couple of days ago when...
July 19, 2017 11:05 AM

OnePlus Brings its Weather App to the Google Play Store for Faster Updates (OxygenOS)

OnePlus’s OxygenOS has received a number of great features since its inception, and one of those is the built-in weather app. It’s never been very feature-rich compared to other weather...
July 19, 2017 10:50 AM

Google Talks About Security Improvements with Project Treble

At Google I/O this year, we saw the announcement that Android O would bring a new change to the platform called Project Treble. When first explained, Google talked about how...
July 19, 2017 10:30 AM

Samsung Has Finally Launched Bixby Voice in the US for the Galaxy S8/S8+

When Samsung first introduced the Galaxy S8/S8+, one of the features the company spent the most time talking about was Bixby – the brand-new virtual assistant that could remind you...
July 19, 2017 10:00 AM

Hangouts Meet v4.5 Gains In-Call Instant Messaging

Hangouts Meet, the video/audio-calling service that Google launched in March, has finally gained support for in-call messaging. There’s previously been no other way to communicate with members of a chat...
July 18, 2017 5:40 PM

You Can Root Google WiFi with GaleForce to Customize its Software

People have been using WiFi networks for years but these can sometimes be difficult to setup for your average customer. Even switching older WiFi routers into bridge mode can require...
July 18, 2017 5:15 PM

A $99 Smartphone – Is the ZTE Blade X Max Worth a Buy?

The ZTE Blade X Max is one of the latest additions to Cricket Wireless, and although the spec sheet for the phone may not be the most interesting in the...
July 18, 2017 5:07 PM

Official XDA Forums are Open for the Xiaomi Mi Max 2

Xiaomi just launched the Mi Max 2 in India for the equivalent of about $265, and now our official XDA forums are available for the new device. The conversation has...
July 18, 2017 5:00 PM