Amazon Fire TV Stick starts shipping, Fire TV Remote app hits the Play Store

Back at the end of October Amazon announced a new dongle for your TV called the Amazon Fire TV Stick. The small HDMI device compares itself to Google’s Chromecast but bolsters some more powerful hardware as well as its own UI with...
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Now you can ‘Snapcash’, send money to your friends through Snapchat

With the latest update, you can send money to your friends through Snapchat – thanks to the social networking firm’s partnership with mobile cash service Square. The new feature called “Snapcash” lets people send money by simply...
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Nokia N1

Take that Microsoft: Nokia announces the Nokia N1, a 7.9-inch Android 5.0 tablet

You had us worried Nokia. We almost thought we’d never see an Android Nokia device (the Nokia X really doesn’t count) and the fact Microsoft is ditching the Nokia name for its Lumia devices going forward didn’t have us...
Filed in: News, Tablets
Samsung will cut number of models

No surprise: Samsung will cut number of models released by 25 to 30 percent

In case you hadn’t heard, Samsung isn’t doing too great. Sure, it’s still top of the Android ladder, but its poor financial performance this year has it harshly assessing its strategy going forward. Now one of the things...
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Nvidia Shield 5.0 Update

Android 5.0 Lollipop Update For Nvidia Shield Tablet Owners

Well if you just got an Nvidia Shield tablet like I did then good news, the Android 5.0 Lollipop update isn’t far behind. Today marks the official launch of Android 5.0 for the Shield tablet. OTA’s will be rolling out over...
Filed in: News, Software, Update
Top 5 Android Wear apps

Top 5 Android Wear apps to make better use of your smartwatch

By now, some of you will have bought into the Android Wear ecosystem and are rocking one of these beautiful devices on your wrist. Many critics say Android Wear hasn’t really hit its stride yet functionality-wise, and they’re...
volvo xc90 experience

The Volvo XC90 Experience is using Google Cardboard to great effect

When Google debuted Google Cardboard at Google I/O earlier this year, we got our first look at a very inexpensive way to experience virtual reality just using your smartphone. Now, we’re seeing the first commercial use of the concept...
Filed in: News, Virtual Reality
OnePlus customer service

OnePlus customer service getting spotty reviews due to poor RMA responses

OnePlus has had an interesting last few months to say the least. On the one hand, the ‘startup’ Chinese manufacturer surprised the Android community with one of the best value smartphones with flagship specifications that impressed...
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Have an unhealthy smartphone addiction? Maybe the NoPhone is your way to wean yourself off

Do you know somebody with a debilitating smartphone addiction? Are they constantly on their phone fiddling with some app or social media? (If you can’t think of anyone, it’s probably you) Well, it looks like there may be a...
Filed in: Accessories, News
HTC Google Play Edition phones getting Android Lollipop

HTC Google Play Edition phones getting Android Lollipop ‘next week’

Now that the Nexus devices have started receiving their update to Android Lollipop, the focus has no shifted to their stock Android brethren, the Google Play Edition (GPE) devices. Although these devices have to be updated by their respective...
Filed in: News, Software
Samsung Galaxy Note Edge T-mobile

Samsung Galaxy Note Edge Debuts on T-Mobile for $0 Down

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