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Google’s ‘Verify App’ can keep QuadRooter Vulnerability at Bay

Google’s ‘Verify App’ can keep QuadRooter Vulnerability at Bay

QuadRooter has been the latest threat in the Android world and as we reported earlier it is expected to affect a major chunk of Android devices. While Google is working on issuing the patches and sorting out the vulnerability it is now discovered that the ‘Verify Apps’ feature can block the exploit in nearly 90-percent of Android devices. A quick […]

     
 
 

Meizu M3E is Powered by Alibaba Backed Yun Mobile OS and Costs Less than $200

Meizu M3E is Powered by Alibaba Backed Yun Mobile OS and Costs Less than $200

Meizu has now announced the latest addition to their smartphone lineup in the form of a Yun OS powered mid-range phablet. Dubbed the Meizu M3E, the smartphone isn’t powered by the regular Android-based Flyme UI we are used to seeing on the company’s phones. Instead, it’s powered by Alibaba-backed Yun OS which essentially is a Linux based UI based on […]

     
 
 

QuadRooter is a New Vulnerability Affecting over 900 Million Android Devices

QuadRooter is a New Vulnerability Affecting over 900 Million Android Devices

Vulnerabilities are not exactly something new for Android, but the one that is caused due to Qualcomm chipset is something new. Checkpoint has unearthed a set of four vulnerabilities that would eventually end up affecting 900 million Android smartphones and tablets with Qualcomm chipsets. The vulnerability is dubbed as “QuadRooter” and as one might deduce from the name it has […]

     
 
 

Prisma for Android Exits Beta and Available for Download on the Play Store

Prisma for Android Exits Beta and Available for Download on the Play Store

Prisma, the photo filter app which created quite a ruckus on the social media ever since it was launched on iOS few weeks back, has finally exited beta on Android and available for download from the Google Play Store. Just last week, the app made it to Android in beta, but as one’d expect, Prisma apk was leaked online and […]

     
 
 

ASAP Launcher Brings a Simpler Homescreen to Android

ASAP Launcher Brings a Simpler Homescreen to Android

Third party launchers are one of the most fundamental aspects of Android’s ever growing customization landscape. Year after year, developers have tried to fabricate a unique and smarter experience for users by embedding a ton of personalization tools. However, in some cases, these applications can feel a bit challenging due to an overload of features or if you aren’t particularly […]

     
 
 

HTC Nexus Sailfish and Marlin Design Revealed via an Alleged Render

HTC Nexus Sailfish and Marlin Design Revealed via an Alleged Render

After the alleged specs of the Nexus devices for 2016 got leaked, a report has now revealed a render of the smartphone duo from HTC’s stable. The render further tops up the first leak which has revealed both the HTC Sailfish and Marlin smartphones will adhere to a similar design language.The recent report shows off the HTC Nexus devices sporting […]

     
 
 

How to Free up Storage Space on Your Android Phone

How to Free up Storage Space on Your Android Phone

When it comes to stacking up data – be it videos, images, and whatever digital content possible – there is no limit to what we can store on the phones. Be it  a general consumer who downloads tons of videos, or a pro who keeps organizing files, at the end of the day, we all fall short of storage space. […]

     
 
 

Honor MediaPad T1 7.0 Budget Android Tablet Launched in India at Rs 6,999

Honor MediaPad T1 7.0 Budget Android Tablet Launched in India at Rs 6,999

Alongside Honor 5C, the Huawei’s sub brand has now launched the Honor MediaPad T1 7.0 tablet in India. First launched back in 2015, the tablet comes quite late into the country. Honor however has tinkered around with the pricing to mark it only at Rs 6,999. The Honor MediaPad T1 7.0 comes with a 7-inch IPS LCD display touting a […]

     
 
 

How to Install a Custom ROM on Redmi Note 3 [Guide]

How to Install a Custom ROM on Redmi Note 3 [Guide]

Warning: TechPP is not responsible for any damage that might happen to your phone during this process. You’ll lose all your data upon unlocking bootloader. I was using the Nexus 5 for the past 2 years and it was a great phone. The real reason I fell in love with the phone was stock Android and the plethora of custom […]

 
     
 
 

Facebook Messenger for Android adds SMS Support

Facebook Messenger for Android adds SMS Support

Facebook Messenger is one of the most popular instant messaging services with nearly 900-Million active users. Facebook has been trying to bake in new features for the messaging services at regular intervals. Furthermore, Facebook will also be integrate the upcoming M virtual assistant into the Messenger. And now, Facebook has announced that it will be adding the support for SMS […]