Has the age of proprietary apps on the Play Store begun? We sure hope so, because Motorola has had a lot of success with this method of app distribution. Instead of waiting to release a full system update to a device to update a core app, Motorola started uploading core apps to the Play Store ... Read More »
Stop what you’re doing and look down at your wrist. If there’s a Samsung Galaxy Gear staring back at you, then you’ll want to fire up either the watch’s update functionality or Samsung’s Kies software on your computer. Samsung is now pushing out an update to Galaxy Gear units in ... Read More »
Earlier today we learned that Google is prepping an Android 4.4.1 update that’s meant to address complaints about the Nexus 5′s camera performance with improvements to autofocus, white balance and more. That report said that the update would begin rolling out sometime in the coming ... Read More »
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Do you consider yourself a heavy Googler? If so, you’ll be pleased to hear about a couple of Google search updates that are rolling out today.
After first launching its Samsung Galaxy S 4 Android 4.3 update on Nov. 14 and then pausing it a few days later because it was causing issues for users, AT&T announced today that the update is ... Read More »
For as popular as Facebook is, the Android app still isn’t as good as it should be. Performance is flaky, and it really doesn’t look the greatest. But at least Facebook is working on it. In the newest Facebook test build for Android, the app has received a new, more Holo-esque look that finally brings ... Read More »
If you had asked most anyone with an interest in wireless which version of the Moto X would be the first to receive Android 4.4, the Verizon model probably wouldn’t be high up on the list of responses. After all, Big Red isn’t exactly known ... Read More »
Samsung has made the Galaxy Gear smartwatch very proprietary, especially considering that it doesn’t work with anything but Samsung devices. But it also didn’t show Gmail notifications, forcing you to use the original Samsung email app. Many other apps would simply show up on the Gear saying there was a notification, nothing more.
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Own a Samsung Galaxy S 4 on U.S. Cellular? If so, this is a big weekend for you, because your handset is receiving its bump up to Android 4.3 Jelly Bean. Samsung recently posted an official changelog for the update, revealing that it bumps the U.S. Cellular Galaxy S ... Read More »
Two of the many new apps and features to debut with the Nexus 5 and Android 4.4, KitKat, are now available for everyone. The new de-blued Google Keyboard and Hangouts with SMS integration are both live with updates in the Google Play store.
The new Google Keyboard doesn’t change much if you’ve been using the ... Read More »