5 iOS 8 Features Apple Borrowed from Android

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This morning Apple finally made the new iOS 8 and OS X Yosemite official. Taking the stage at its annual WWDC in California to reveal the latest and greatest Apple software.  While there’s plenty of awesome new features, there are a few we wanted to highlight that stem from Android and the competition. Tim Cook […]

How to Make a WiFi Hotspot Widget on Android

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One of the many benefits of using Android is the mulitple different ways users can achieve certain tasks, and one in particular we’re focusing on today is sharing your data connection to a nearby tablet or laptop. Android’s WiFi Tether or Hotspot feature allows you to share and use your mobile phones data connection on […]

How to Add Lockscreen Widgets to Android 4.4 KitKat & Nexus 5

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The new Google Nexus 5 smartphone with Android 4.4 KitKat is now finally readily available from the Google Play Store, Sprint, and soon T-Mobile here in the US, not to mention shipping for many in Canada as well. Many users who get the new device will want to enable lockscreen widgets, and here’s how. Unlike […]

Google Now Shown Off In Widget Form

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After Google had recently debuted the Google Now search feature in its latest television commercial, it’s been recently discovered that Google Now may soon be coming to an Android near you in widget form. The widget appears to be very simple and minimalist in appearance, showing a box with three smaller boxes to display information […]

Evernote for Android Gets Sharing, Enhanced UI, PIN Locking and More

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Evernote for Android just got a major upgrade, bringing new organizational tools, sharing on social media, collaboration, security, a new widget and more. In short, this is an Evernote for Android upgrade you don’t want to skip. The new Evernote for Android includes the following features: Mobile Collaboration – If one user is a premium […]

Tweet Boasts of New Nokia N9 Twitter Widget

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Former writer @SimonLR from The Mobile Fanatics has posted some preliminary experiences he has with an upcoming Nokia N9 smartphone, which according to past rumors and leaks may be similar to the Nokia E7 or N8 but running on the MeeGo operating system instead of Symbian. According to Simon’s tweets, we learn that the “keyboard […]