Google Maps Update Delivers New Features, Apple Waits for iOS 8


Google Maps for iOS and Android has been updated today with several new features and improvements that give a generous boost to the app’s turn-by-turn navigation capabilities. The biggest feature is perhaps the addition of lane guidance, which tells drivers what lane they need to be in when it comes to merging with traffic or […]

Confusing Google Drive Update Gets Even More Confusing


Last week I posted about Google unveiling new standalone apps for Google Docs and Google Sheets. I also posted the next day about the updates for the Google Drive App. There was a lot of confusion surrounding features being removed from Google Drive in lieu of adding them into the new Apps. Over the weekend […]

Confusing Google Drive iOS App Update Giveth and Taketh Away


Automatic Update for Apps on mobile devices is a function many cherish and some stay away from. The benefit is that your Apps get updated automatically. One of the downsides is that sometimes those updates take away features before you’ve had a chance to see what’s up with the update. Google demonstrated that today with […]

Android 4.4.3 KitKat Release Date Firms Up


The Android 4.4.3 KitKat release date remains missing in action though a new leak suggests that the elusive Android 4.4.3 KitKat update for Nexus 4, Nexus 5, Nexus 7, and more should arrive during the month of May. Weeks ago LLabTooFeR, a well known HTC ROM developer and leakster proclaimed that Google was working on […]

Apple and Other Techs To Notify Users of Government Data Collection


Apple, Google, Microsoft, and Facebook are changing policies to appear as if they are standing up to the authorities in the wake of revelations of NSA snooping set loose on the world by the Edward Snowden leaks. Each of those large companies, and other smaller players, have, or are about to, change their policies so […]

Google Releases Standalone Docs and Sheets Apps to Compete with Office


Everybody likes a little competition, right? Especially when it comes to document creation and productivity work on tablets and smartphones. Just a month or so after Microsoft released its long overdue and eagerly anticipated versions of Office Apps for the iPad, Google has released standalone Apps for Google Docs and Google Sheets for the iPhone […]

Nexus 6: Everything We Know So Far


Google’s Nexus 5 has only been out since November but already we’re hearing about the device that might come to replace it later on this year. While the Nexus 6 isn’t confirmed, there are a number of rumors swirling and here, we take a look at everything we know about Google’s alleged Nexus 6 smartphone. […]

Android 4.4.3 KitKat Update: 10 Things to Expect

A Skype 4.7 for Android update fixes a KitKat Battery bug on the Nexus 5 and Galaxy Note 3, until Google can deliver an Android 4.4.3 update.

For weeks, we’ve known that Google is cooking up an Android 4.4.3 KitKat update to replace the Android 4.4.2 KitKat update that landed for Nexus 4, Nexus 5, Nexus 7, and Nexus 10 users back in November and has emerged on other devices in the months since. And while Google still isn’t talking about the […]

Nexus 6 Details Emerge in Two New Leaks


The Nexus 5 isn’t going anywhere soon but that doesn’t mean that we’re not already hearing details about its possible successor, a successor that is being dubbed the Nexus 5. New Nexus 6 details have leaked again today and if information is spot on, it looks like this year’s Nexus could be Google’s last. On […]

Android 4.4.3 KitKat Release Details Emerge in Huge Leak

Samsung Galaxy S5 vs HTC One M8 - Hero

New Android 4.4.3 KitKat update details have emerged thanks to a new leak from a credible source. Several weeks ago, a rumor suggested that Google was indeed working on an Android 4.4.3 KitKat bug fix update for Nexus users and owners of several non-Nexus devices. Since then, the Android 4.4.3 KitKat update has become the […]

New Android 4.4.3 KitKat Update Details Leak

Samsung Galaxy S5 vs HTC One M8 - Hero

Google’s Android 4.4.3 KitKat update remains the giant elephant in the room and today, we’ve seen several new alleged Android 4.4.3 KitKat update details emerge ahead of the update’s highly anticipated release. The Android 4.4.3 KitKat update is a heavily rumored bug fix update that will be coming to Nexus 4, Nexus 5, Nexus 10, […]

Android 4.4.3 KitKat Update: Everything You Need to Know


Google still isn’t talking about the Nexus 4, Nexus 5, Nexus 10, and Nexus 10 Android 4.4.3 KitKat update but it’s pretty clear that one is on the way. While we wait for Google to detail its next Android 4.4 KitKat update, we want to take a look at the most important things Nexus owners, […]

Nexus 8 Release Rumors Firm Up

The 7-inch 1920 x 1080 resolution display is a joy to use.

Google Nexus 8 release rumors continue to swirl and once again, they point to a brand new manufacturer that may replace Asus, the company that delivered both versions of the Nexus 7. In 2013, Google did the expected. It released a revamped version of its popular Nexus 7 tablet in the form of the Nexus […]

MLB At Bat Chromecast Support Arrives: What You Need to Know

MLB At Bat adds Chromecast support

MLB At Bat Chromecast support is finally here, with the mobile app finally being able to stream live games to Google’s streaming stick, allowing baseball fans to beam games to their televisions from their iOS or Android device. This means that you can watch your favorite team take the field on the big screen rather […]

Google Preps for Android 4.4.3 KitKat Release


Google’s Android 4.4.3 KitKat update release appears very close as evidence continues to mount. Since November, Nexus users have been clamoring for an update from Google to take care of Android 4.4.2 KitKat problems. Android 4.4.2, which rolled out shortly after the initial Android 4.4 KitKat update, is plagued by bugs that are not only […]

Android 4.5 Release May Bring New Look for Android

This is a potential new look for Android 4.5.

In just a few months Google may introduce  a new version of Android and we may see a new look for Android 4.5 or Android 5.o. The new Android update for 2014 may arrive as Android 4.5 or Android 5.0, depending how big the change is and what Google is planning to show off. One rumor […]

Nexus 5, Nexus 4, Nexus 7 Android 4.4.3 KitKat Release Imminent


A well known leakster and credible source says that the KTU84F build that Sprint announced a couple days ago is likely the final Android 4.4.3 KitKat update build and that it will not only be heading to Nexus devices soon (Nexus 4, Nexus 7, Nexus 10, Nexus 5), but that it will be landing for […]

Android 4.4.3 KitKat Update Will Roll Out Slowly


The mysterious KTU84F Sprint Nexus 5 Android update that appeared over the weekend is, according to a Sprint representative, the Nexus 5 Android 4.4.3 KitKat update that has been rumored for weeks. And thanks to Sprint, we now know that this new Nexus 5 update is going to be pushing out slowly. Several weeks ago, Google’s […]

Google Patents Contact Lenses with a Camera


This news comes the day before Google Glass goes on a one day sale to the public. It comes one day after reports of another Google Glass user being assaulted for wearing that device. The news comes from Patent Bolt that Google has filed for a patent on contact lenses with a camera. Imagine being able […]

How to Change the Search Default on Kindle Fire Tablets


One of the tasks we like to do on a Tablet is Search. For some reason the very personal form factor lends itself to searching the Internet for information, content, or something to purchase. Whether we search in a browser, or from within an App, or from the Home Screen, Search is a function that […]