Posts Tagged ‘Android’
0 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on February 3, 2016 under Mobile
SwiftKey, one of the most popular third-party keyboard apps for both Android and iOS smartphones, is set to be acquired by Microsoft the company has confirmed. Reports currently put the buyout figure ... more.
3 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on February 2, 2016 under Mobile
Back in November last year, word began to spread that Google was considering building its own Nexus smartphones going forward and while some ... more.
1 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on January 28, 2016 under General Tech
Google is fighting off a lawsuit from Oracle right now and recently, some interesting bits of information came to light as a direct result. One of Oracle's lawyers made information regarding Android a... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on January 23, 2016 under Apps
Google has given Android users a way to bypass the Play Store by allowing you to install an app directly from the Google Search results page. This feature began rolling out this week, so from now on w... more.
7 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on January 22, 2016 under General Tech
Back at the end of 2014, Apple was considering dropping Google as its default search engine provider for Safari on iOS. The company was even meeting up with the heads behind Yahoo and Bing at the time... more.
1 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on December 22, 2015 under Android
Following last month's re-launch of the Nvidia Shield tablet, the company has begun to update its gamer-centric tablet to the latest version of Android, making it one of the first tablets around to su... more.
3 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on December 14, 2015 under Apps
Following on from months of beta testing throughout the year, Microsoft now has its digital assistant, Cortana, available for both iOS and Android. Cortana is also set to be 'deeply integrated' with t... more.
2 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on December 11, 2015 under Android
Google has gone ahead and dropped a little bit of information about future Android features along with next year's Android update, currently known as Android N. While some apps and smartphone makers, ... more.
2 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on December 7, 2015 under Mobile
Samsung is currently working on getting Android 6.0 Marshmallow up and running for the Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge, though users of this year's flagship device may find more in store with this update... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on December 3, 2015 under Mobile
HTC has announced that it is bringing Google's latest version of Android to the HTC One M8. The M8 launched back in 2014 and went on to be a pretty popular device, having followed on from the HTC One ... more.
5 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on December 1, 2015 under Tablet PC
Last year, Google tried to change the way it approached the Nexus line-up, ditching the Nexus 7 in favour of a Nexus 9, built to compete with the iPad Mini. It also switched from the Nexus 5 to the Ne... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on December 1, 2015 under Laptop / Mobile
It seems that OnePlus is targeting iPhone users next with its new iPhone 6 case, which brings the look and feel of the OnePlus X to Apple's smartphone, though there is more to the push than that. Righ... more.
14 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on November 20, 2015 under Mobile, Operating Systems
It's probably no surprise to most of you that there is some measure of loyalty among iOS and Android users, with a good number of either camp not willing to switch to the other, even if someone paid t... more.
1 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on November 16, 2015 under Android
Samsung's a pretty popular brand, so chances are that a few of you reading this own a Galaxy smartphone from the last couple of years. If you happen to be a Galaxy user, you might be wondering when yo... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on November 11, 2015 under Android
We have been hearing a lot about the future of Google and Android recently. First we heard that the company was looking to build its own processor for future device... more.
6 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on November 10, 2015 under CPU
Qualcomm has officially began showing off the Snapdragon 820 SoC, which will likely appear in many of next year's flagship Android smartphones. The chip succeeds from the Snapdragon 810, which was cri... more.
3 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on November 6, 2015 under Android, CPU
Google has been trying to reduce Android fragmentation for the last few years and while it has made some significant advances with software optimizations, it looks like the company may be looking to t... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on November 4, 2015 under Security
Google has been running Project Zero for some time now, with the mission of seeking out bugs in software, notifying the software makers and then notifying the public should nothing be fixed in an effo... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on November 4, 2015 under Apps
Microsoft has been working on its Cortana apps for iOS and Android all year. You can already download it pretty easily on Android, with the app being available on the Google Play Store in certain terr... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on November 2, 2015 under Operating Systems
Last week, we heard rumours that Google was planning to kill off Chrome OS for good and instead, merge some of its best features with Android t... more.
2 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on October 30, 2015 under Operating Systems
In a not so unexpected turn of events, new reports are suggesting that Google is finally going to merge Chrome OS and Android, something that has been rumoured for a long time. The plan is to kill off... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on October 28, 2015 under Tablet PC
Hot on the heels of yesterday's leaked images of the massive 18.4 inch Galaxy View tablet, Samsung has officially announced it today, proving most of the rum... more.
2 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on October 27, 2015 under Mobile
It has been over two years since the Phonebloks concept was made famous on YouTube. Since then, Google has brought the concept to life with Project Ara, which is due to launch some time next year and ... more.
3 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on October 27, 2015 under Tablet PC
Earlier this year, we heard that Samsung was experimenting with a massive 18.4 inch tablet, potentially in response to Apple's own 12-inch iPad Pro, which was heavily rumoured for some time prior to i... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on October 15, 2015 under Android
Google has finally released the final version of Android Marshmallow, with the first new Nexus orders set to ship out next week. However, so far, not many other device makers have announced their plan... more.
2 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on October 12, 2015 under Mobile
There are tons of companies out there that have attempted to jump in to the smartphone market, we've had Amazon try it, we've had Facebook try it and now Pepsi is making its own line of Android smartp... more.
2 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on October 7, 2015 under Security
Samsung recently launched its own mobile payments service, Samsung Pay, which does the same thing as Apple Pay and Android Pay, allowing users to use their smartphones to pay for items rather than pul... more.
6 CommentsPosted by Jon Martindale on October 2, 2015 under Mobile, Security
As much as it can often be handy to use the most popular technological platform as it tends to get plenty of updates and support from various sources, the downside is that it's more prone to attacks. ... more.
0 CommentsPosted by Anton Shilov on September 30, 2015 under Laptop / Mobile, Mobile, Peripheral
TAG Heuer, a maker of luxury watches, has decided to slightly change the price and the launch schedule for its smartwatch, which it co-developed with Intel Corp. and Google. The company intends to d... more.
2 CommentsPosted by Matthew Wilson on September 30, 2015 under Mobile
Google just officially announced the new LG Nexus 5X and Huawei's Nexus6P. The announcement pretty much confirmed the leaks and rumours that have been circulating for the last few months and now, we h... more.
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