Is Chrome OS Google’s Ultimate Bet on Tablets?

Is Chrome OS Google’s Ultimate Bet on Tablets?

Despite manufacturers’ continuous efforts to create a third entry in an everyday user’s gadget lineup, tablets still are not as well received as envisioned. They were supposed to offer the convenience that neither a smartphone or laptop offers when it comes to portability along with productivity. That’s mostly because of the era that raised giant smartphones and light ultrabooks. Consequently, […]

 
     
 
 

Microsoft’s uLink is Trying to Ease the Process of Tracking Deep Links on Mobile Applications

Microsoft’s uLink is Trying to Ease the Process of Tracking Deep Links on Mobile Applications    

Websites have a sophisticated capability to link their specific pages and connect comfortably with other services. However, the concept gets a bit complicated when it comes to mobile applications. On the latter, creating deep links for future navigation requires a lot of effort from developers and is still a rare sight on smartphone ecosystems. However, Microsoft’s Research lab has devised […]

     
 
 

Magic Cleaner Intelligently Exterminates the WhatsApp Trash on Your Android

Magic Cleaner Intelligently Exterminates the WhatsApp Trash on Your Android

Storage woes on our smartphones are nothing new and the fact that we fail to clear out the trash every now and then it just inflates the problem. While we do understand that some of the Android smartphones comes with internal memory of 64GB, many others average at 8GB-16GB. Next time you run out of storage on Android phones spare […]

     
 
 

Can XDA-Developers be the Answer for Android Update Woes?

Can XDA-Developers be the Answer for Android Update Woes?

Software updates are a vital part of a smartphone experience. They are one of the best ways a manufacturer can continue to add value to a device even after it’s sold. When it comes to smartphones, there are only two camps that matter in today’s world – Android and iOS. Apple has done a great job of handling software updates […]

 
     
 
 

5 Google I/O Announcements That Will Make Your Android Smarter and Quicker

5 Google I/O Announcements That Will Make Your Android Smarter and Quicker

Google’s annual developer conference is almost over now, it was filled with modern machine learning advancements the company has been working on and a couple of new product launches including Google Home, messaging platform – “Allo” and more. Additionally, Android received its yearly refresh with the “N” update that comprises of a couple of design enhancements and some behind-the-scenes improvements that […]

 
     
 
 

Google’s Instant Apps Platform Will Let You Run Android Apps Without Downloading Them

Google’s Instant Apps Platform Will Let You Run Android Apps Without Downloading Them

Typically, when a user prefers a website over a native application to get some information or perform an action, it is because he/she doesn’t have the time to go through the trouble of downloading and installing it. However, Google announced a new platform named “Instant Apps” at their annual developer conference, the Google I/O, that will let a user run […]

     
 
 

The Five Sins of Android Phone Makers

The Five Sins of Android Phone Makers

Guest post by Rohan Naravane. There’s hardly any doubt that the iPhone is a smartphone nobody can ignore today. Even if Android accounts for over 80 percent of all smartphones sold, you’ve probably heard about how the iPhone eats over 90 percent of all smartphone profits. That is bound to be a cause of worry among Android phone makers, causing […]

 
     
 
 

Google Reportedly Wants to Build its Own Nexus Devices

Google Reportedly Wants to Build its Own Nexus Devices

Although Android rules the roost when it comes to global mobile OS market share, Google has very little control over the affairs. For instance, the update process in an Android powered phone is something that Google has no control over, they just finalize the update after which it is at the sole discretion of the OEM or the carriers on […]

     
 
 

Camera MX Brings iPhone’s Live Photos Feature to Android

Camera MX Brings iPhone’s Live Photos Feature to Android

Apple with the iPhone 6S and 6S Plus introduced a new camera feature, “Live Photos” that can be used to generate dynamic images. It did so by capturing multiple shots before and after the main image providing a much more fun experience as users were able to see a little bit of story behind that particular photo. It was pretty certain […]

     
 
 

Android 6.0 Marshmallow Roll-out Roadmap for Lenovo Smartphones Detailed

Android 6.0 Marshmallow Roll-out Roadmap for Lenovo Smartphones Detailed

Android 6.0 Marshmallow was first unveiled in May 2015 at Google I/O under the codename “Android ‘M’” and it was officially released last month. And while there hundreds of millions of users who still don’t have even Android Lollipop, there are phone makers who are already making public their plans to bring Android 6.0 to their users. Lenovo has announced through […]