BBM still alive, hits 100 million downloads on Google Play
Google Hangouts updated to version 3.0 with new contact cards and more
Google Hangouts has become a staple for the company over the years, and so it’s good to see the Android app get updated with new features, especially those that not only make the app run better, but also look better.
With the latest update, which should be rolling out now, it’s mostly about the small ... Read More »Read more
Samsung shows off Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge packaging in official hands-on video
In Samsung’s own official unboxing video, they take the wraps off their latest and reveal the ... Read More »Read more
Blackphone 2 will beef up its screen size and specs but still focus on privacy
The original Blackphone focused entirely on privacy, and so the hardware may have been lacking for some potential buyers. Now Silent Circle, the maker of the Blackphone 2, has decided to put just as much focus on the hardware of its next smartphone while making sure to double down on security and privacy at the ... Read More »Read more
NVIDIA announces SHIELD set-top box powered by Tegra X1
NVIDIA’s event is live now at GDC 2015, and they have just taken the wraps off the newest member of the SHIELD family: a set-top box.Read more
Looks like Android 5.0 for Verizon’s HTC One M8 is ready to go
Do you have an HTC One M8? If so, does it have a Verizon logo on its backside? If you answered yes to both of these questions, then I’ve got some good news for you.
Verizon has posted the official support documents for the Android 5.0 update for its HTC One M8. This means that ... Read More »Read more
Google Contacts has gotten a big update and you can try it now
As Samsung falls to Apple, Android global market share is still on the rise
Trusted technology research and advisory company Gartner has released its latest smartphone market share report today, and while the numbers spell bad news for Samsung (as bad as being the number two smartphone manufacturer in the world can be), Android is still on the rise globally.
According to Gartner, Samsung was ousted ... Read More »Read more
Chrome 42 will see the end of updates for Ice Cream Sandwich-based devices
Chrome for Android devices saw its debut years ago for users running Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich, but everything has an end, and it would appear that new features for Chrome on Ice Cream Sandwich are about to reach its end.
According to a blog post published on March 3 on the Chromium Blog, the ... Read More »Read more
Pebble Time now most funded Kickstarter in history; over 70,000 watches sold
It was clear within hours of the project’s launch that this was an inevitability, but today Pebble Time has become the most funded Kickstarter in the history of the site.
Though funding has understandably slowed over the last few days, the project was still edging up slowly toward the record held by the Coolest Cooler ... Read More »Read more