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galaxy a5

The new series Samsung Galaxy A5 and A5 Duos are part of the Korean giant's strategy of acquiring even "moar" market share, especially since the latest "happenings" with its archenemy (read Apple). I am referring of course at Q4 2014 when Apple's sales surged dramatically while Samsung's, well.....

Once again (how many more times Google?!) internet security experts warned the Android community about apps downloaded millions of times from Google's Play Store, lurking with malicious Android adware.

Once again (how many more times Google?!) internet security experts warned the Android community about apps downloaded millions of times from  Google's Play Store, lurking with malicious  Android adware. This is not the first time and certainly it's not the last time when malicious software...

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Android running smartphones are entering legendary territory. Why, you may ask? Well, the open source mobile OS is boasting with an impressive figure : over 1,000,000,000 units shipped worldwide in 2014, all of them running on Android! That's something, don't you think? According to Strategy ...

galaxy s6

All droid heads are eagerly waiting for the new high-end flagship from the Korean manufacturer, namely the soon-to-be-the-next-most-desired Android smartphone in the world, Samsung Galaxy S6 ladies and gents. Even if the info I'll share with you must be taken with a grain of salt, i.e. in the...

android wi-fi direct

The IT department from Core Security recently discovered  a DoS (denial of service) vulnerability in the Android Wi-Fi Direct feature   The Wi-Fi Direct feature allows Android devices to inter-connect directly among them/peer to peer (let's say a tablet and a smartphone) without req...

Three Great Android Apps for Simulating the Stock Market

In recent years, the stock market has seen its fair share of lows and highs. From the sub-10000 days following the 2008 financial crash and the Great Recession to the peaks we are now seeing today, there is plenty of adventure (and money) to be had in the world of stock trading. Many people have tho...

Does an Android Tablet Stack Up Better than a Handheld Console for Casual Gaming?

If you are someone who likes to game on the go, then you may have considered the possibilities of owning a touch screen Android tablet versus a specifically designed handheld gaming machine like the Nintendo 3DS or the PS Vita. Both are a lot of fun and can make things like your daily commute or any...

It’s no secret that ASO (app store optimization) is the best way of acquiring quality users for your product. However, the techniques that enable websites to rise through the ranks of Google’s organic search results won’t necessarily help mobile app builders in the world of app store optimizat...

mobile apps infographic

This infographic shows the latest trend in mobile app usage amongst college students. Students and Mobile Apps Infographic Presented By Campbellsville University Graduate & Professional Studies...

startapp

Apple’s Worldwide Developer Conference unveiled a new C-based programming language known as Swift. This application will be able to restructure the Mac OS and iOS app development process. Swift takes high level coding language, combines it with C and provides the flexibility of Python and Node.js ...

Android versus iOS

Bias throws any hint of fair assessment out the window. Even with independent reviews in consideration, there’s the suspicion that not all ground has been covered, not enough to justify the verdict at the end of a review. This has been the challenge in comparisons, especially in consumer electro...

buy mobile

TCF Introduces IMEI Checker If you like to buy mobile phones online, especially from places like Ebay or Craigslist, you should be aware of the fact that you could buy a stolen mobile phone. But the good news is that TCF just introduced an online checker which allows you to verify if a handset is...

Instant Messenger Monitoring App

When looking for a good way to monitor someone or find out if a person is lying to you, chances are that the most of the information you need will be in that person’s mobile phone. By reading their text messages, going through call logs, seeing which web pages they visit, and who they communicat...

google

  Google Admits to Reading Your Emails The tech giant Google just admitted that it's actually reading your emails. In case you did not know, after the privacy terms and conditions were updated on Monday, it became very clear the fact that all the information submitted via its email system...

virus shield

Virus Shield, the First Paid But Fake Antivirus Android App on Google Play Store   Virus Shield is one beautiful, cool sounding and paid for Android app, available on Google Play,which comes with great promises : it will save you from those pesky viruses from the Internets, it will speed ...

sharp aquos

Here comes the new Sharp Aquos Android Flagship   The Japanese from Sharp just released their latest Android running smartphone, the Sharp Aquos. What's extraordinary about this droid is its unprecedented screen to body ratio, putting its rivals from Samsung and Apple to shame. The dev...

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Android Apps Containing Malware According to Trend Micro, a Cyber Security company, millions of Android apps were downloaded, containing malware used to mine virtual coins, such as Dogecoin, Casinocoin and Litecoin. Some of those apps were actually downloaded from the Google Play Store and the...

black friday

Microsoft’s Xbox and Sony’s PlayStation gaming consoles are already traditional enemies, even if Microsoft is relatively new in this business, when compared to the Japanese giant.  Sony was the king of home entertainment since like forever and PlayStation achieved an iconic status among gam...

galaxy s5

According to the Korean news site ETNews, Samsung is working relentlessly on their new Android flagship, the Galaxy S5. According to industry insiders, Samsung is already preparing its  assembly lines for the new smart device, which is rumored to begin mass production starting from January 2014...

The latest version of Google's mobile Operating System, Android 4.4 KitKat, was expected like the second coming or something.  Google "pwomised, mr. Frodo" a significant increase in the overall performance of the OS, yet I have some bad news for you : even if the claim about a  performance bo...

Moto G

Great news for Android lovers everywhere, because Black Friday brings us the budget-friendly Motorola G, now available on pre-order on Amazon.com. If you place your order now on Amazon, you will receive your Moto G smartphone just in time for Christmas. Motorola promised solemnly that they will ...

Great New Tool For Finding Android Apps

There are thousands of apps in the Google play market. Sometimes finding the best apps is quite a daunting task. Its also very hard to find honest android app ratings and reviews. There is a new site out there that makes it very easy to find, rate, and review your favorite android apps in the market...

Candy Crush Game Tips & Hints

Candy Crush has rapidly become one of the most popular mobile games ever created. It features hundreds of levels of fun and is quite an addicting game. Many people wastes hours a day playing Candy Crush. Well, there is now a website out there that can help you beat those hellish levels you aren't ab...

galaxy gear

The world of gadgets has welcomed a lot of intriguing devices lately, some of them being the smartwatches, some little tech-fellows that hope and promise to make your life easier. And they do a pretty good job, actually. As an example, see what the Samsung Galaxy Gear has to offer and find out i...

android games

In Japan (obviously), they have vending machines for everything, ranging from worn underwear(yes, you read that correctly, those Japanese dudes are weird) to, breaking news, Android Games! Yes, now you can buy Android Games from Vending Machines, only in Japan! You can't get more retro and tr...

nexus 5

I’m sure that all you techies out there are clued up about the apparition of a new Nexus version, to be more specific, the LG made Nexus 5. Well, the fellows from Myce.com just revealed that they have spotted a 10 MB log file of Android KitKat running on a Nexus 5. Searching through its 133,00...

LG G Pro Lite Dual

According to some rumors, the LG Optimus G Pro is expected to have a similar version launched, I’m talking about the LG G Pro Lite Dual, which sports dual-SIM support and features some downgraded specifications. The new version comes with almost the same measurements as its sibling, standing ...

android walkman

Whenever you think that your iPod is cool, the alfa and omega like, you're forgetting one basic fact : before Apple and the iPod "revolution", the Sony Walkman ruled the world! I remember those cassette player Sony Walkmans since the 90's, yes, I am that old folks. And the first Walkman was i...

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