A new report proposes that Samsung’s Galaxy Note 7 may have faced fire issues due to an overly aggressive design. After watching the story unfold, the hardware engineers at Instrumental decided to investigate the issue further. Their curiosity was primarily driven by Samsung’s varying responses to the issues, which seemed to ... Read More »
HTC has announced that the unlocked HTC One M9 is now receiving its update to Android 7.0 Nougat. The company’s 2015 flagship has been slated for an update, with the newer HTC 10 coming first in the roster. To begin, HTC is updating the unlocked version ... Read More »
Google has released its Android distribution numbers for December 2016, and the company’s latest OS versions have continued to rise this month. The latest release, Android 7.0 Nougat, has grown from 0.3 percent to 0.4 percent. Android 6.0 Marshmallow has grown at a larger rate, increasing from 24 percent to 26.3 percent.
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For Black Friday, Sprint ran a promotion that offered three free lines of service for switching at least one line to Sprint. That deal officially ended on December 1, but the Now Network has seen fit to extend it.
Sprint is offering the same deal as before, giving you three free lines of service as long ... Read More »
BlackBerry has launched a few Android-based devices to date, and they’re slowing down anytime soon.
As revealed in leaked photos, BlackBerry has at least one new device coming down the pipe that features a touchscreen and a physical keyboard. Of course, this isn’t a surprise, as BlackBerry CEO John Chen confirmed that such a device was ... Read More »
For situations where quickly sharing one’s location is important, Google wants to make it easier to get that done, all with people that you’ve designated to be important to you.
Trusted Contacts is available in the Play Store beginning today. With it, users will be able to quickly learn a contact’s location or ... Read More »
Verizon has launched a brand new Anroid tablet with a focus on providing an ideal experience for kids.
It’s called the GizmoTab, and it’s available from both Verizon’s online store and as well as its physical stores. It retails for $249.99, but customers can pick one up for $79.99 with a two-year agreement, or $0 ... Read More »
Welcome back to our weekly Top 10 Android App Updates column, where we take a look at the most frequently upgraded apps for the week. We’ve found that one of the best ways to discover useful apps is to find the ones that are actually being updated by the developers rather than selecting the apps with the ... Read More »
Android Wear 2.0 is launching early next year, but Motorola won’t be releasing a new smartwatch for the launch. The company already said that there would be no new watches this year, and now we find ... Read More »