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With Nexus 6 Being Released, Google Stops Production of the Nexus 5

With Nexus 6 Being Released, Google Stops Production of the Nexus 5

Google released the Nexus 5 at the end of October in 2013, and now one more than one year after, it seems that the company plans to stop producing it. Now, according to fresh information coming from XDA-Developers website, it seems that Google will soon stop producing Nexus 5 smartphones. The massive Nexus 6 is already out, so perhaps the company wants […]

     
 
 

10 Best Android Apps This Week

10 Best Android Apps This Week

We’re back again with our weekly roundup of new Android apps and games, and this past week has been a very fruitful one. Do have a look at the list from the previous week and also check out the sister list covering the newest apps and games for iPhone and iPad users, as well. This time, we’ve got some nice […]

     
 
 

Google Revives Calendar App with Automatic Events, Assists and More

Google Revives Calendar App with Automatic Events, Assists and More

It’s been a while since Google bothered to touch the Google Calendar app, which has more or less remained just a mobile version of the good old desktop service. With Android 5.0 Lollipop due to be rolled out to Nexus devices later today, Google has updated the Calendar app with ‘Material design’ while making it smarter and more useful. It’s […]

     
 
 

10 Best iPhone and iPad Apps This Week

10 Best iPhone and iPad Apps This Week

It’s that time of the week when we sit back and explore the most interesting iOS apps released/updated over the past week. The developers continue to churn out quality and useful apps for the iPhones and the iPads. This week we have a nice collection of productivity apps, a business card replacement app, a music streaming app and couple of […]

     
 
 

Seven Impressive Vibe UI Touches We Loved in Lenovo Vibe Z2 Pro

Seven Impressive Vibe UI Touches We Loved in Lenovo Vibe Z2 Pro

One of the heartening trends of recent times has been the effort manufacturers are putting into the interfaces of their Android devices. Yes, we love stock Android, but we would be the last ones to object to additional features being added to the interface of a device, provided they make a positive impact on the user experience (simple English: if […]

     
 
 

Google Chromecast vs Amazon Fire TV Stick: How They Stack Up?

Google Chromecast vs Amazon Fire TV Stick: How They Stack Up?

Yesterday, Amazon has announced its newest media streaming device – the Fire TV Stick. With a much cheaper price than the original Amazon Fire TV, it was immediately described as a challenger to Google’s Chromecast and rightfully so, because it has a price of $39. So, if you’re not sure which of the two to buy, let’s compare their specs […]

 
     
 
 

Baton Allows Android Users to Backup and Sync Apps Across Multiple Devices

Baton Allows Android Users to Backup and Sync Apps Across Multiple Devices

A new startup, Nextbit, which is founded by Google veterans Tom Moss and Mike Chan and funded by Accel Partners and Google Ventures, has unveiled its first product: Baton, a service that allows the hand-off of apps between Android devices. Baton works through deep integration of the cloud into the operating system. So, for example, Android users can download a game, […]

     
 
 

10 Best Android Apps This Week

10 Best Android Apps This Week

The good news this week about our usual Android roundup has to do with iOS! Don’t be scared, I’m just merely informing you that our sister list covering the best new iPhone and iPad apps is back on track and you definitely shouldn’t miss it. Also, if you’re on Android, make sure you haven’t overlooked the list from our previous […]

     
 
 

Amazon Takes on Chromecast with $39 Fire TV Stick – Dual-core CPU, 1GB of RAM and 8GB of Storage

Amazon Takes on Chromecast with $39 Fire TV Stick – Dual-core CPU, 1GB of RAM and 8GB of Storage

Amazon has announced a new HDMI streaming device called the Fire TV Stick, and it’s actually already available for pre-order for a price of $39. Amazon Prime subscribers can make use of a special pricing on the stick for only $19, but this is valid just for the next 48 hours. It comes with most of the features of Amazon Fire TV, but […]