How to Set Custom Notifications for your Favorite Contacts in WhatsApp for Android

How to Set Custom Notifications for your Favorite Contacts in WhatsApp for Android

WhatsApp is the world’s most used free messaging app and one of the reasons that make it so popular is the fact that it’s being frequently updated with new features. The most recent version for Android users brings a couple of updates, among which is the option to set custom notifications for your contacts.  The option to toggle the read status […]

     
 
 

Samsung is Allegedly Working on a Huge 18.4-inch Android Tablet

Samsung is Allegedly Working on a Huge 18.4-inch Android Tablet

The tablet market is on a decreasing trend and even Apple’s iPad, the king of the hill, seems to be seriously affected. Apple was expected since last year to come up with an oversized iPad, and that’s when Samsung came up with its Galaxy Note Pro 12-inch slate to pre-empt the release of the iPad Pro. And now, as iPad Pro rumors are […]

     
 
 

A Lot of Google’s Bloatware will no Longer be Pre-installed on new Android Devices

A Lot of Google’s Bloatware will no Longer be Pre-installed on new Android Devices

Software puritans, rejoice! It seems that your next Android smartphone or tablet will soon become less burdened with the usualy bloatware coming from Google itself. It’s quite annoying that there are quite a few pre-installed apps coming from OEMs and carriers, but we also have to swallow ‘mandatory’ apps coming from the Android maker, as well.  But things are apparently going […]

     
 
 

Znaps Brings a MagSafe-style Connector to your iPhone or Android for $9

Znaps Brings a MagSafe-style Connector to your iPhone or Android for $9    

If you have always found the MacBook’s MagSafe power connector to be very useful and easy to use, you’ve probably thought of having such a feature on your smartphone, as well. Luckily, you are not the only one with this idea, as some ingenious folks have come up with a connector that mimics the functionality of the MagSafe connector. Znaps is a magnetic […]

     
 
 

Marshall Releases the London Android Phone for Music Lovers

Marshall Releases the London Android Phone for Music Lovers

Marshall, English company that designs and manufactures music amplifiers, speaker cabinets and brands personal headphones and earphones, has taken everybody by surprise announcing its own Android smartphone. Dubbed London, the smartphone comes with pretty standard specs but comes with a design which looks to please music lovers. The smartphone comes with two front-facing speakers, and two audio outputs, which is far less […]

     
 
 

Leaks Suggest BlackBerry is Working on ‘Venice’ Android Slider

Leaks Suggest BlackBerry is Working on ‘Venice’ Android Slider

A few weeks back, a high-profile publication was claiming that BlackBerry is seriously taking into account the release of an Android-powered handset. A few days after that report, CEO John Chen said that his company could consider building an Android smartphone only if it can make it secure enough. Now, well-known leaker Evan Blass, aka evleaks (here are just a few leaks coming from him), has tweeted that […]

     
 
 

Olympus Air A01 Turns your Android or iPhone into a Mirrorless Camera

Olympus Air A01 Turns your Android or iPhone into a Mirrorless Camera    

A few days ago, we were talking about a super cool iPhone camera attachment which is allegedly capable of bringing DSLR-quality photos. Now it’s optics company Olympus who proves that camera attachments for smartphones are becoming popular these days, as it is introducing the new Air A01 add-on. Olympus’ new Air A01 add-on camera is a smartphone-controlled camera somewhat similar to the Sony […]

     
 
 

Microsoft Officially Launches Word, Excel, and PowerPoint for Android Phones

Microsoft Officially Launches Word, Excel, and PowerPoint for Android Phones    

Back in November, last year, Microsoft launched Word, Excel, and PowerPoint for iPhone and iPad users and made mobile editing free for Android tablet owners, as well. In the beginning of this year, Android tablets have received the full versions of Microsoft’s Office suite and now the company launched the official apps for Android phone owners, as well. Microsoft’s Office apps have been available for […]

     
 
 

BlackBerry Plans to Release an Android Smartphone: Rumor

BlackBerry Plans to Release an Android Smartphone: Rumor

BlackBerry’s business is slowly recovering, as the company has ended the fourth quarter of 2014 on a $28 million profit. However, it was the company’s software division which played a major role in the revenue increase, and not its hardware division. And while this shift of strategy is good for the company, it’s not helping it recover its iconic image of a reputable […]