Spam calls have been a problem for decades, and there’s not much we can do about them. Do not call lists are helpful, but they’re far from foolproof. Lately they almost seem useless. However, Google is adding another layer of protection to Nexus and Android One devices.
The Google Phone app is being updated starting today, ... Read More »
Cyanogen has partnered with the service Truecaller to improve the stock dialer and call experience in Cyanogen OS. Truecaller provides caller ID for unknown numbers, allowing you to know who’s calling, even if they’re not in your contacts. It also features spam detection. This announcement means that instead of having a separate app for caller ... Read More »
When a phone call arrives and the number is blocked, or unknown, or it’s just a string of numbers you don’t recognize, the impulse to answer that call can be lessened a great deal. Facebook is trying to make it easier for people to know who is trying to get in touch with them, and ... Read More »
Google has finally released Android 4.4.3 to the public in the form of factory images, but what does this new update include? We know that it isn’t a major update by any means, being another iteration of Android 4.4 KitKat, but that doesn’t mean the smaller changes aren’t important. Two things that Google happened to ... Read More »
We’ve seen severalhints of an upcoming Android update in recent weeks, but so far there’s been no real evidence of what goodies that upgrade might contain. That’s changing today, though, as Google has tweeted an image that hints at one tweak that ... Read More »