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32 GREAT ANDROID GAMES WORTH DOWNLOADING

A couple days we ago we told you about some of our favorite Android Youtubers. Included in that list was /r/AndroidGaming's very own...

15+ FIRST THINGS EVERY NEW ANDROID USER SHOULD DO

Android is incredibly powerful, but with great power can come great complexity: it's not easy to unlock the most helpful tasks unless...

 
 
 

13 ANDROID-LOVING YOUTUBERS WORTH FOLLOWING

We all know about MKBHD , the Official Android Channel , and channels for the popular Android blogs, but what other YouTubers are regularly...

Would you buy a Foldable Smartphone?

WOULD YOU BUY A FOLDABLE SMARTPHONE?

The constant race to reveal the first smartphone that can is something we've seen over and over again. Whether it be the thinnest smartphone,...

 
 
 
These are the best tech deals on Amazon right now

THESE ARE THE BEST TECH DEALS ON AMAZON RIGHT NOW

There are good deals on Amazon at any given time, the problem is to find them. We've done that for you here with some great deals that...

WHY YOU SHOULDN'T DOWNLOAD YOUR FACEBOOK HISTORY

There are a lot of smart people discussing digital privacy thanks to the latest Facebook controversy. It was worth discussing before,...

 
 
 
10 New Android Games to Download in 2018

10 NEW ANDROID GAMES TO DOWNLOAD IN 2018

We've seen an almost exponential increase in quality of mobile games over the past few years and some of the recently released games...

3 TIMES ANDROID WAS MENTIONED IN ZUCKERBERG/FACEBOOK CONGRESS HEARINGS

The United States Senate hearing with Facebook's Mark Zuckberg is complete- at least round one. Although the primary topic of interest...

 
 
 
HQ Trivia features Android question on Q12 stumper

HQ TRIVIA FEATURES ANDROID QUESTION ON Q12 STUMPER

Tonight's final question in HQ Trivia is one that every Android lover should have easily answered correctly: which has NOT been the...

Did the FCC just out a Google TV refresh, mashing Chromecast with Android TV?

DID THE FCC JUST OUT A GOOGLE TV REFRESH, MASHING CHROMECAST WITH ANDROID TV?

The FCC can be a great tipster for predicting the future of electronic devices and they just gave us a solid glimpse at what appears...

 
 
 

100+ GOOGLE APPS THAT YOU DIDN'T KNOW EXIST

Google has become a daily part of most people's lives. Whether Gmailing, Google searching, Google Mapping, or watching a Youtube video-...

Earn $110 in Google Play credit for using Google Pay

EARN $110 IN GOOGLE PLAY CREDIT FOR USING GOOGLE PAY

If you haven't tried making payments with your phone via Google Pay, now might be a good time to dip your toes in: you'll get $10 for...

 
 
 
Are you one of Facebook's 87 Million Cambridge Analytica Victims?

ARE YOU ONE OF FACEBOOK'S 87 MILLION CAMBRIDGE ANALYTICA VICTIMS?

Today is a big day for Facebook and its users as the company will begin notifying 87 Million people if they were targeted in the Cambridge...

How I'm using Amazon Subscriptions for more than saving money

HOW I'M USING AMAZON SUBSCRIPTIONS FOR MORE THAN SAVING MONEY

I wasn't much interested in Amazon's Subscribe & Save system when it launched, despite its promise to save money on products you already...

 
 
 

THE FUTURE OF PHANDROID

Let's get “Back to the Future” of Phandroid. It's been 3 strange months since I announced Phandroid was for sale and many of you asked...

Unlocked Samsung Galaxy S8/S8 Plus gets Android 8.0 Oreo Update

UNLOCKED SAMSUNG GALAXY S8/S8 PLUS GETS ANDROID 8.0 OREO UPDATE

After a long wait, users of unlocked Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus devices in the US will finally be updated to the new Android 8.0 Oreo update....

 
 
 

SAMSUNG GALAXY S9+ UNBOXING AND FIRST IMPRESSIONS

I'm sure you know by now, but the Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ are currently lining store shelves at most service provider stores in the...

Google is shutting down goo.gl URL shortening service next month

GOOGLE IS SHUTTING DOWN GOO.GL URL SHORTENING SERVICE NEXT MONTH

URL shorteners were all the rage back in early 2009 thanks to the rise of social media networks like Twitter and its extremely constrictive...

 
 
 

WE COULD SEE THE GALAXY NOTE 9 A BIT EARLIER THAN EXPECTED

The Galaxy S9 lineup has been available for about a month now, but it seems that Samsung is scrambling. There have been reports that...

LG and OnePlus' Carl Pei delete display notch posts after backlash

LG AND ONEPLUS' CARL PEI DELETE DISPLAY NOTCH POSTS AFTER BACKLASH

Love it or hate it, there's a good chance most every flagship launching this year will feature an iPhone X-like notch on the display....

 
 
 



Google app 8.0 preps teaching Assistant about people, ‘scheduling' Custom...

Google app 8.0 preps teaching Assistant about people, ‘scheduling' Custom Routines, & more

From a versioning perspective, today's update to the Google app is major one as it jumps from 7.x to 8.x. A new “Your People” training feature for Assistant is already visible... Read more ...

How to adjust text size and enable bold text on iPhone, iPad, or Apple Watch

How to adjust text size and enable bold text on iPhone, iPad, or Apple Watch

Some may argue that the default text size on iOS is too large, while others would say the font is simply too thin to be legible. Luckily, Apple has options for both kinds of... Read more ...

Meet Daisy, the robot that disassembles old and unwanted iPhone units for...

Meet Daisy, the robot that disassembles old and unwanted iPhone units for usable parts

Hey gang, did you know that tomorrow is Earth Day? Well, at least someone at Apple did. The company has launched its Earth Day Apple GiveBack plan that not only will help the... Read more ...

Apple celebrates Earth Day with Beer Bash performance from Ziggy Marley

Apple celebrates Earth Day with Beer Bash performance from Ziggy Marley

Apple got a head start on its Earth Day celebrations yesterday, holding a Beer Bash concert with reggae artist Ziggy Marley. As usual, employees took to Twitter to share... Read more ...

Galaxy S7 Update On Verizon Says It Brings Oreo But Doesn't

Galaxy S7 Update On Verizon Says It Brings Oreo But Doesn't

Verizon recently started pushing out an update to Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge units on its network, with its official changelog claiming the software package brings Android... Read more ...

Today's Apps Gone Free: Earthlapse, Bill Assistant, Multiplication Flash...

Today's Apps Gone Free: Earthlapse, Bill Assistant, Multiplication Flash Cards and More

Receive stunning views of the planet Earth, pay your bills on time, and learn multiplication with today's collection of apps and games. All app prices are subject to change at... Read more ...

Best phone for gaming 2018: the top 10 mobile game performers

Best phone for gaming 2018: the top 10 mobile game performers

The best phone for gaming has more than one right answer in 2018, and that's good news because talented developers are bringing more 3D games from the consoles straight to your... Read more ...

Samsung, Google reportedly bidding for Nokia's digital health business

Samsung, Google reportedly bidding for Nokia's digital health business

When Nokia bought Withings, the French company renown for its health-related connected devices such as smart sleep systems, activity trackers, and blood pressure monitors... Read more ...

OnePlus giving some fans the chance to test the OnePlus 6 before launch

OnePlus giving some fans the chance to test the OnePlus 6 before launch

OnePlus continues to take fans feedback to heart and is now giving them the chance to test the OnePlus 6 and provide their opinions before the smartphone's launch on the... Read more ...

Apple's A12 Chipset Could Be 20% Faster, 40% More Efficient

Apple's A12 Chipset Could Be 20% Faster, 40% More Efficient

It goes without saying that Apple's A12 chipset that will probably find its way into 2018's iPhones and iPads will be faster and more powerful than its predecessor. However... Read more ...