Samsung going for a ‘back to basics’ approach with the S5

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It seems only natural that we would follow our preview of the S5 with yet another piece of information regarding the already popular device. Earlier this week, Samsung announced the release of Galaxy S5 somewhere in March or April. This is somehow disappointing for those of us who were expecting it … [Read more...]

Latest Google Play Books update opens books faster and allows direct uploads from any device

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It used to be that you had to go to Google's website to upload a book, well not anymore. The latest 3.1.17 update for Google Play Books allows you to upload your books straight from your favorite device. This has been quite an issue in the past, as independent authors often had difficulties when … [Read more...]

Moto X with Moto Maker available everywhere in the US

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Motorola has just announced the availability of their Moto Maker customization tool everywhere within the United States. Moto Maker is therefore available at any of the four major US carriers starting from today, and we can expect it to become available worldwide pretty soon. When it first hit the … [Read more...]

SONY announces Android 4.3 and 4.4 updates for Xperia devices

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Following reports that HTC One will receive a 4.4 KitKat update in these next couple of weeks, more and more manufacturers are announcing Android 4.4 updates for their devices. Sony has joined the list of manufacturers with Android 4.4 updates in the making, and we couldn't be happier. These updates … [Read more...]

KitKat has Google Search as its primary interface

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People weren't too happy to find out that Google has replaced the entire home interface with a search app, and they shouldn't be. Before the launch, we were getting all sorts of reports about the revamped home screen and the app launcher, but we weren't expecting this. Now, Android's entire UI … [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...]

Dell’s Venue 7 and Venue 8 Android tablets released

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We've talked about Dell's Windows 8.1 tablet already, but we didn't really cover Dell's coverage of the Android market. Well today is the day when we have to, because Dell has just released the two Android tablets they've been talking about for quite a while now. Both tablets run an Android 4.2.2 … [Read more...]