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Custom ROM Test: XenonHD

Yet again, I felt like trying out a new custom ROM on my Galaxy Nexus and the choice today was XenonHD. How can a custom ROM be more advantageous than pure Android? Let's find out. ...

Intel announces plans to pair Bay Trail SoCs with new XMM 7160 LTE chip

Intel may not be one of the biggest players in the mobile world, but they are working hard to change this. Recently we reported on Intel’s acquisition of a GPS chip division that could play into their future mobile plans, but their mobile ambitions certainly don’t end there. Earlier toda...

Nvidia CEO demonstrates innovative stylus technology at Computex 2013

Nvidia CEO Jen-Hsun Huang has shown an interesting new stylus technology at Computex 2013.Namely, the Nvidia official has demonstrated how a non-digitizer stylus can be used to perform actions normally only possible with a digitizer one – such as the S Pen used with Samsung Galaxy Note devices...

HTC One 4.2.2 official update coming OTA by mid-June

While the leak of 4.2.2 has been available for HTC One users for a while now, it seems that the word is finally getting out over an official OTA update that is planned within the next little bit. Andrey Kormilstev, a country manager for HTC in Russia has said via Twitter that the rollout of Android ...

New Play Store web version is currently being tested at Google

Google has been making a lot of changes to apps lately. We expected changes for various mobile apps, but when those changes bleed into the desktop, it’s worth note. Rarely do desktop apps or services follow the pace their mobile counterparts set.The Play Store has gone through many changes in its ...

Sony Xperia M and M dual: Cheap mid-range smartphone revealed

Today, Sony has revealed some new mid-range smartphones: The Xperia M and M Dual. Highlights of these 4-inch devices include NFC capabilities and a lower price point. ...

Google Play: Redesigned web interface in the works

Well, it's been a few weeks since the Google I/O Conference and there has been a ton of stuff that we've been following that has been either revealed, still rumoured, or just downright validated as a rumour. One thing though that had caught our eye was the redesign of the Play Stores, and ...

Personally, I'm a big fan of the Point&Click adventure games. For years now, I've been looking for good games within this genre and I am happy that I managed to beat this challenge. The Secret Legacy (Full) is a thrilling game that is full of secrets and has had great success.(This is ...

Google Glass won’t be getting porn. Ever.

Credit: DVF Being the first at anything is always notable. The first to develop a porn app for Google Glass? Sure, that’s good for a few turned heads. What it won’t do is make it onto Google Glass.MiKandi, the company behind – wait for it – Tits & Glass, is in a bind. The app, w...

Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 receives LTE support

Earlier today, popular chip manufacturer Qualcomm issued a press release detailing some of the new features that are heading to its Snapdragon 400 line-up of processors. The Snapdragon 400 is a mid-range mobile processor which will be appearing in products like the Samsung Galaxy S4 mini among othe...

Toshiba eXcite Pro and Write: Tablets with Tegra 4 coming out in July

Toshiba is one of the first manufacturers that are building tablets using the new Tegra 4 chip from Nvidia. The 10-inch eXcite Pro and eXcite Write will arrive during the months of July on the market. In terms of mid-range devices, Toshiba has also presented a Tegra 3-stocked tablet called the eXcit...

After several delays, WikiPad will finally arrive June 11th for $249

The Wikipad started out with a fair share of hype around it when it was first announced last year. Unfortunately, quite a few delays and internal problems quickly pushed the Wikipad into “vaporware” status. The good news is that the WikiPad is in fact real and on its way soon, with the tablet a...

Quick Look: G.I. JOE Battleground for Android

Last week we told you about the soft launch of G.I. JOE Battleground for Android which is currently only available to folks in a few regions. Well, thanks to a friend overseas I’ve spent the past couple of days playing around Battleground and I’m happy to say you will not be disappointed if you...

Android stats for June: Jelly Bean almost beats Gingerbread

Android stats have been published on the Android Developers website, showing once again that Jelly Bean is on the rise.The Android fragmentation that our favorite platform’s enemies like to bring up so much is getting closer to its end, as the current round of Android stats show increasing num...

Fallen Tree Games releases Quell Memento for Android

Fallen Tree Games first caught our attention with their puzzler Quell, and then they blew us away with Quell Reflect. Now they’re back with Quell Memento, and if you’re into puzzlers your free time is about to take a big hit. Quell Memento follows the other two games in the series as you set out...

The HTC One is selling well but the company’s COO resigns

HTC has posted its latest monthly revenue figures, which should tell us exactly how the company is fairing in the face of competitive pressure from the Galaxy S4. In typical HTC fashion, there’s been some good and bad news.We’ll start with the good news: HTC’s May sales leapt up an impressive ...

Sony Xperia Tablet Z 4G ready version available at Vodafone U.K.

The Sony Xperia Tablet Z is now available at Vodafone U.K. as a 4G ready device.Vodafone U.K. plans to launch 4G services by the end of the summer, so it’s only logical for the carrier to prepare a range of devices that can take advantage of the much touted new generation of network technology...

Sony Xperia M announced: a sleek mid-ranger with a dual-SIM version

The new Sony Xperia M may not be fabulous in terms of specifications, but it may prove a great option for those looking for an affordable device.Rumored to be working on the high-end Togari and making plans to sell the Xperia Z with a carrier in the U.S., Sony hasn’t forgot about the low and m...

16GB White Nexus 4 already out of stock at the Google Play Store

There’s some bad news for anyone who was planning on picking up the sleek new white Nexus, as after being on sale for just a few days, the 16GB white Nexus 4 has already sold out at the Google Play Store.Mind you, this is something that we’re quite used to seeing; the original Nexus 4 was re...

Will Samsung’s SM-C101 be a Camera sequel or a new Galaxy S4 Zoom smartphone?

I’m sure that until now you’ve heard us on repeated occasions mentioning a rumored Samsung SM-C101 device. Samsung’s upcoming creation is said to have a camera powerful enough to beat even Nokia’s camera phones, a medium size screen with modest resolutions and, most important, phone cap...

New Samsung Galaxy S4 TV ad “Swaddle Master”, the cutest thing you’ll watch today [video]

The new Samsung Galaxy S4 TV ad called “Swaddle Master” has every chance of being the cutest video you’ll watch today.This one doesn’t make fun of Apple, like the Pool Party one did, rather preferring to highlight some of the Galaxy S4′s features in a fun and cute way, ...

HTC One Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean update apparently coming in mid-June [video]

The HTC One Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean update may be released soon, according to a tweet posted by a HTC Russia executive.Andrey Kormiltsev said on Twitter that the update is planned for a mid-June launch, when it will be pushed out over-the-air (OTA). Other details have not revealed at this time.Whi...

Roundup: Asus devices at Computex 2013 – what you need to know

Now that the official Asus press conference for Computex 2013 has come and gone, it’s time to check out the highlights. This of course means looking at the latest batch of Android-powered products that will soon hit the market courtesy of Taiwan-based Asus itself.Asus Transformer Pad Infinity...

Toshiba Excite Pro, Excite Write and Excite Pure tablets official, include Tegra CPUs and Android 4.2 Jelly Bean

Toshiba Excite ProToshiba has unveiled no less than three new Android tablets, all powered by Tegra processors and running Android 4.2 Jelly Bean.These are the Excite Pro, Excite Write and Excite Pure, and we’re going to show you what each of them has to offer.Toshiba Excite ProThe Toshiba Excite ...

Rumor: HTC T6, One mini (M4), Butterfly S, Desire 600 and 200 set to launch in 2H13

HTC is going to unveil a variety of new Android-based devices in the second half of the year, a new report says.According to DigiTimes, the Taiwanese company will be quite busy in the following months, with several smartphones scheduled to be released starting with June. Mind you, this is just a ru...

[Infographic] A History of Programming Languages

A new infographic provides a handy, concise history of computer programming. It includes everything from the first computer language to today's most popular. (This is a preview - click here to read the entire entry.) ...read more Via: Android Pit...

Google Glass Porn Apps Banned By Google

No honey for you, Google Glass owners! ...

Samsung Galaxy S3 Browser Bug Consumes More Data Than It Should

Will you still love me with a bug inside? Do you love detective stories, or exploits of spies as they attempt to uncover a mystery for the ages? Researchers over at the University of Massachusetts–Amherst must have felt the same sense of triumph after they uncovered a bug in the Samsung Gal...

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