Android Aims to Curb Malware with Google Security Services

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Getting a virus or malware on your Android device isn’t nearly as easy, or as big of a concern as many media outlets claim it to be, but it is a problem. Being the biggest mobile OS on the planet, many shady characters and apps target Android. Introduced in Android 4.2 was a new piece […]

HTC One in Gray Leaks as Release Date Inches Closer

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With the Samsung Galaxy S5 now official, all attention will be on HTC as the company prepares to announce and release the successor to the HTC One from 2014. Called the “All New HTC One” according to latest reports. We’ve seen countless leaks over the past few months, as this phone has been one of […]

Samsung Galaxy S5 Hands-On Video

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The wait is over as Samsung took the stage at Mobile World Congress and unveiled the fifth generation of it’s flagship smartphone. After months of waiting and speculation here it is, the Samsung Galaxy S5. This latest smartphone from Samsung comes with a collection of new features, improvements from the previous generation, and a brand […]

Nokia Joins Android with Three New Phones

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This week Nokia has officially announced and launched its first Android-powered smartphone. Rumored for months as the Nokia Normandy and Nokia X, the brand new smartphone actually arrived with two siblings. Surprising many today Nokia announced not one, but three brand new smartphones running a mash-up of Google’s Android operating system that’s completely changed to […]

LG G2 Android 4.4 KitKat Update Arrives for the U.S.

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Today AT&T announced that both the LG G2 and HTC One are officially getting the update to Android 4.4 KitKat, available starting today. While we’ve already confirmed the update for the HTC One, this is the first news of any kind for LG’s smartphone. LG and US carriers have been silent on the G2 update […]

How to Close Apps on the Samsung Galaxy Note 3

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The Samsung Galaxy Note 3 smartphone is one of Samsung’s most powerful devices. One that is capable of providing some of the best game and app experiences on Android, truly impressive multi-tasking with two apps on the screen at a time, drawing with the S-Pen and more. However, even with 3GB of RAM and a […]

Google’s Vision for the Future of Mobile is Project Tango

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Today Google is giving us a small glance of the many different aspects of future smartphones. It’s called Project Tango, and was just revealed by their Advanced Technology & Projects group. Always looking to the future with products like self-driving cars or even Google Glass, the company surely has its sights on the present, and […]

LG G2 Mini Announced to Take on the Moto G

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The popular LG G2 from last year will soon have a “mini” companion, as today the company just announced the all-new LG G2 Mini. Coming with a 4.7-inch display it isn’t very small, and is aimed at the budget market. After teasing a few photos of the small G2 Mini last week, this afternoon LG […]

Verizon Moto X Drops to $0.01 Ahead of Galaxy S5 Reveal

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Motorola has been busy lately dropping discounts left and right for its flagship Moto X smartphone, and today we’ve learned of one more worth taking a look at. While the company has been busy offering $70 off for the past few weeks, we’ve now learned those looking to snag a Moto X on Verizon can […]

Moto G 4G LTE Release Likely Nearing

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Motorola could be preparing to release another version of the popular budget-friendly Moto G, one with 4G LTE support for T-Mobile and AT&T. The Moto G launched late last year as an extremely well rounded and affordable Android smartphone, being just $179 outright without a contract. It received excellent reviews, and we enjoyed it ourselves, […]

HTC M8 Photo Leak Uglier Than Expected

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New leaks of the HTC One successor, codenamed the HTC M8, have appeared this weekend giving us what could be our first look at the final product. While this is just one leak in a sea of many over the past few weeks, most previous leaks and photos showcased what could be photoshopped versions of […]

Moto X Deal Tempts Buyers With $70 Off, Customization Included

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Back in January Motorola tried to shake things up by offering a week-long $100 off deal for the Moto X. It saw plenty of interest, and at one point during a post Black Friday sale last year its site even crashed. If you’re still looking to snag the customizable Moto X smartphone this week may […]

How to Change Clock to 24 Hour on Android

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Changing options and settings in Android is extremely easy once you figure out the general steps required, and changing the display clock format or type is one more we’re always being asked about. Whether you’re used to getting up at 0600 hours and head to sleep around 2200, or would rather have your smartphone set […]

Nokia X Rumored as $99 Android Smartphone

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The Nokia X smartphone is reportedly coming to market soon and will be announced later this month during Mobile World Congress. It will likely be Nokia’s first smartphone running on Google’s Android operating system. After initial leaks and rumors suggested a rather mid-range smartphone with less than stellar specs, new details today are painting a […]

LG G Pro 2 Revealed, Will Take on Galaxy Note 4

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Whether it’s to get extra attention early, or to get in the minds of eager customers ahead of Samsung’s Galaxy S5 and Note 4, today LG announced its brand new 5.9-inch smartphone the LG G Pro 2. After a few rumors and leaked photos appeared last month LG confirmed the name and a few small […]

7 Apps for the Best Valentine’s Day

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It’s that time of year again. The day where cuddling and chocolates are expected, not to mention dozens of Roses or Edible Arrangements, it’s Valentine’s Day on Friday the 14th. Whether you’re married, in a relationship, or preparing to celebrate Singles Awareness Day, you’ll want to have a few things prepared. Like a candle-lit dinner, […]

Sprint Galaxy S4 Android 4.4 KitKat Update Pegged for Tomorrow

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While we’ve been busy keeping track of the upcoming Android 4.4.2 KitKat update for the Samsung Galaxy S4, Note 3, and others, US carriers have been rather quiet on the matter, but that’s about to change. Earlier today Samsung released the source code files of Android 4.4 KitKat for the Sprint Galaxy S4, lending credence […]

LG G2 Mini Teased Ahead of Late Feb Unveil

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With Mobile World Congress just a few weeks away, where we expect to see the new Samsung Galaxy S5 and possibly something from HTC, LG is leaving nothing to the imagination by revealing its cards ahead of the annual show in Barcelona. Today LG Electronics took to Facebook and announced the all-new LG G2 Mini, […]

How to Clear Default Apps on Android

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One of the many things that makes the Android mobile operating system awesome and so popular is the option to choose how to do things, and how open the system is. A prime example is when you’re trying to play a video on Facebook, select an image, or play a song from an email and […]

HTC M8 Leak Stirs Up Fingerprint Scanner Rumors

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With Mobile World Congress less than three weeks away, which is when many reports and rumors claim HTC will reveal its new smartphone to the world, as will Samsung, we’re continuing to get a flood of leaks and additional reports. Over the past few weeks the successor to last year’s HTC One has leaked more […]