VAIO Competes with Sony in Japan with its Android Powered “Phone A”

VAIO Competes with Sony in Japan with its Android Powered “Phone A”

Sony had offloaded its PC division, Vaio a few years back and now the brand has reemerged and this time around, it is trying to strengthen the foothold in the Android market. This is not exactly the first time VAIO has launched its handset, in fact, it had launched the first device last year. Now VAIO has announced a new […]

     
 
 

OpenSignal’s Meteor App Takes Internet Speedtest Beyond Numbers

OpenSignal’s Meteor App Takes Internet Speedtest Beyond Numbers

Internet speed testing apps have been around for a while. None of them, though, ever got past that geeky circular dial interface and the bleak ambiance. OpenSignal, the company responsible for mapping cell phone signal coverages worldwide wants to change that and it’s doing so with a smartphone app called “Meteor”. Like all of its counterparts, Meteor can estimate your […]

     
 
 

Pixtory Brings Picture Stories Straight to Your Smartphone’s Homescreen

Pixtory Brings Picture Stories Straight to Your Smartphone’s Homescreen

Have you ever thought that the still wallpaper on your homescreen is getting dull and boring? Of course, you have. That’s why, we present to you – “Pixtory”. This free iOS and Android app brings interactive and captivating stories from photographers based in over twenty-two countries straight to your smartphone homescreen. Pixtory acts as a community for a wide range […]

     
 
 

Friendly App Makes Browsing Facebook on Mobile Tolerable Again

Friendly App Makes Browsing Facebook on Mobile Tolerable Again

Facebook’s mobile clients are considered one of the most resource-hungry smartphone apps available out there. Their aggressive memory usage has led to many ditching them (including me) and switching to its web counterparts. However, there are some third-party apps available to overcome these issues at a native level and one of such, which we think is the best among these, […]

     
 
 

Easiest Way to Add Custom Background to Images on Android and iOS

Easiest Way to Add Custom Background to Images on Android and iOS

Editing pictures on our smartphones have never been so straightforward and convenient thanks to the endless number of apps available out there. Today, another one has joined the list – Fabby, which brings a hassle-free way for adding and altering backgrounds of your images. In this article, we walk you through its core features and how to use them. First […]

     
 
 

Google Assistant is Officially Coming to Android Phones Running Marshmallow and Nougat

Google Assistant is Officially Coming to Android Phones Running Marshmallow and Nougat    

After months of wait, Google has announced that they will be soon rolling out an update to the Play Services which will add their AI-powered Assistant to devices running Marshmallow or above. Up until now, the Google Assistant was limited to its Pixel smartphones, home devices, Android Wear smartwatches, and the Allo messaging app. Phones with unforked versions of either […]

     
 
 

Monitor Battery of Your Bluetooth Devices on Android with BatOn

Monitor Battery of Your Bluetooth Devices on Android with BatOn

One of the few features I’ve always wanted Google to borrow from Apple’s iOS had been the native ability to track battery levels of Bluetooth devices. While some OEMs have begun to include this in their custom skins (as they continue chase iOS’ features), stock Android has always lacked this utility. Fortunately, a new app has popped up in the […]

     
 
 

Use AI to Fix Your Selfies with FaceApp [Android/iOS]

Use AI to Fix Your Selfies with FaceApp [Android/iOS]

Developers have been extensively employing artificially intelligent algorithms in their mobile apps lately. Subsequently, we’ve been blessed with a series of unique applications such as Prisma or Switftkey keyboard. Now, FaceApp – the app that uses AI to fix your expressions in selfies and became popular ever since its iOS debut a couple of days back, has arrived for Android. […]

     
 
 

Turn Your Face into a Virtual Pointer with this Android App

Turn Your Face into a Virtual Pointer with this Android App

Accessibility options on mobile devices have improved a lot recently. The most prominent way of interacting is of course, with voice. However, for some, even that isn’t a viable medium and obviously, talking to your phone isn’t particularly convenient outdoors or in public places. Hence, to overcome these issues, we present an app that allows you to control the Android […]

     
 
 

5 Apps to Create a Smarter Android Homescreen

5 Apps to Create a Smarter Android Homescreen    

Home screens on Android phones have gone from being the spotlight to the most underrated aspect of a software. If you think about it, you don’t go beyond the home screen in the majority of instances because all your favorite applications are already pinned there and more or less, each setting can be toggled from the notification panel. So, how […]