Google is Working on a Version of Android Auto to be Built Directly into Cars

Google is Working on a Version of Android Auto to be Built Directly into Cars

Google has announced Android Auto in June this year at the Google I/O conference. To put it shortly, Android Auto allow Android smartphones and tablets to be operated in automobiles through the dashboard’s head unit, offeing drivers control over GPS navigation, music playback, SMS, telephony, and web search. Both touchscreen and button-controlled head unit displays are supported and hands-free operation through voice commands is also possible. But […]

     
 
 

Lenovo’s New ‘Fancy Maker’ Brand Could Allow Customers to Design their Own Smartphones Online

Lenovo’s New ‘Fancy Maker’ Brand Could Allow Customers to Design their Own Smartphones Online

A while back, we reported about Lenovo’s acquisition of Motorola from Google, and now we’re seeing some first movements from the Chinese company pertaining to its smartphone strategy. Earlier this fall, Lenovo announced they would create a new subsidiary company under the lead of senior vice-president Chen Xudong. And Lenovo’s SVP has now made official the name of the new subsidiary – ‘Fancy […]

     
 
 

Windows Phone Store Adds Carrier Billing in India, China and Brazil

Windows Phone Store Adds Carrier Billing in India, China and Brazil

Most of us are used to pay for apps and other digital purchases with our credit cards. But there are countries, such as India, Brazil and others, where consumers would rather prefer charging purchases to their phone bill. Not only this, but being able to add your digital expenses to your carrier bill could save you time and also become […]

     
 
 

Andromium is a Dock that Wants to Unleash Android onto Desktops

Andromium is a Dock that Wants to Unleash Android onto Desktops    

For the past few years, especially thanks to the increase in popularity of crowdfunding website, we’ve seen many bold projects trying to allow consumers to use their smartphones as notebook or desktop computers. Perhaps the most notorious such effort has been Ubuntu Edge, which has managed to gather an amazing amount on Kickstarter. But today we’re talking about Andromium, a […]

     
 
 

OnePlus Announces a 10,000 mAh Power Bank for $15

OnePlus Announces a 10,000 mAh Power Bank for $15

When travelling or having to remote, there are many situations when we are struck with our smartphones’ battery life quickly depleting. That’s why many of us resort to a power bank that we carry around and use it to recharge our dead gizmos. To celebrate one year in the smartphone business, super hot newbie OnePlus has announced that it will […]

     
 
 

Sony’s Upcoming 12.9-inch Xperia Z4 Tablet Ultra Could Make you Forget About the iPad Pro

Sony’s Upcoming 12.9-inch Xperia Z4 Tablet Ultra Could Make you Forget About the iPad Pro

Apple’s iPad business isn’t going as great as before, but rumors and hearsay suggest the company could be looking to bring an oversized iPad on the market, dubbed by many ‘iPad Pro’. At the moment, it’s not sure whether this will happen or not, but we’re starting to see interest in tablets that are bigger than usual picking up. Samsung has tried […]

     
 
 

Skype Users in India Can Make Free Calls to US and Canada Until March

Skype Users in India Can Make Free Calls to US and Canada Until March

Even if we’re witnessing currently the rise of free messaging and VOIP apps, we can’t yet be complete detached from traditional communication methods. But with such tools as Skype, we are able to call from our computers, smartphones and tablets to mobile numbers and landlines very easy. And to remind Indian users that Skype has such a feature, they are […]

     
 
 

LG Unveils Tab Book Duo Windows 8.1 Convertible With a 10.1-Inch Display for $670

LG Unveils Tab Book Duo Windows 8.1 Convertible With a 10.1-Inch Display for $670

At the end of the previous month, we were telling you that LG was planning to unveil a new hybrid device, possibly to take on Microsoft’s Surface Pro 3. Now this has become official, as the South Korean company has announced the new Tab Book Duo Windows 8.1 hybrid, currently available only for domestic customers. The device gets launched at a price […]

     
 
 

Top 25 New Android Apps from 2014 You Shouldn’t Miss

Top 25 New Android Apps from 2014 You Shouldn’t Miss

If you enjoyed our previous post on top 25 new Android games from 2014, it’s now time to have a look at some of the Android apps that have been released this year on the Play Store. Of course, it’s hard to include all of them, so if you don’t find your favorite app in this list, it’s not because […]