Vital privacy feature removed from Android as Google claims accidental release

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Android users everywhere rejoiced recently when they discovered a new app privacy feature called App Ops that was added in Android 4.3. This feature prevented apps from collecting sensitive information from the device, a function that many users were putting much hope into. Not long after the … [Read more...]

Google unveils LG G Pad 8.3 and Sony Z Ultra Google Play Edition

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The GPe versions of the Sony Xperia Z Ultra and LG G Pad 8.3 have been released yesterday by Google, in an effort to extent its Google Play edition program to Android tablets. Interestingly enough, both of these products are already available via the Play Store within the United States.The LG G … [Read more...]

Latest Facebook 4.0 update to give the app a whole new look

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People who use the Facebook app on their devices will be happy to hear that a new update will be made available soon giving the app a facelift. The 4.0 update is going to give the world's largest social network app a redesigned UI, a UI that will apparently resemble the way Twitter redesigned their … [Read more...]

Google Glass to get Play Music support and stereo earphones

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We have been hearing a lot lately about a potential Google Play Music app for Google Glass. Starting from today, this is no longer a rumor as Google made an official announcement not so long ago. Although we have no way of knowing at this point when and how the app will be introduced, we at have the … [Read more...]

Text-to-Speech app available on Google Play Store

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Google has just released Text-to-Speech as an independent app, which is bound to help them with any potential updates to the engine at some point. Those of you who are familiar with the engine will be pleased to know that it no longer comes as a function for Google's accessibility features, but as a … [Read more...]

HTC One to operate Android 4.4 in a matter of weeks

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According to a statement made by Google, all HTC One phones in North America will get an Android 4.4 KitKat update within 90 days. This has already been confirmed by HTC America president Jason Mackenzie in an interview with Engadget. That Google announcement also states that Samsung Galaxy S4 will … [Read more...]