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LG commits to monthly Android security updates

Earlier in the week, Samsung said that some of its lineup would begin receiving monthly, security-focused updates following the release of patches for the Stagefright exploit. Soon after, Google confirmed the same news for its Nexus-branded devices. Now with the focus on Android and security, another major manufacturer within the Android Army has More...

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By Valid Mesic On Saturday, August 1st, 2015
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Samsung Galaxy Note 5 leaks continue as several spec details surface

Yesterday we got a sneak peek at the Galaxy Note 5 in the form of a leaked press render, and now we’re getting some details on what exactly is inside of the device thanks to another Note 5 leak. Android and Me  More...

By Valid Mesic On Saturday, August 1st, 2015
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Explained: How to extend the Microsoft Band battery life

How to extend your Microsoft Band’s battery life It’s no secret that wearable battery life is atrocious. Two days is typically when smartwatches and fitness trackers start notifying you they’re More...

By Valid Mesic On Thursday, July 23rd, 2015
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Review: Alcatel Onetouch Idol 3

This inexpensive Android phone doesn’t have a lot of power, but it has some unique features including a reversible design that works upside-down. The post Review: Alcatel Onetouch Idol 3 appeared first on More...

By Valid Mesic On Friday, July 17th, 2015
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Review: Sony Xperia E4

Sony has returned to the entry-level smartphone segment with its Xperia E4 and E4g handsets and on paper they’re a considerable upgrade over the Xperia E1 they replace a year on. The Xperia E4 has seen enhancements More...

By Valid Mesic On Wednesday, July 15th, 2015
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Firefox Now Blocks Flash By Default

The Mozilla Firefox web browser now blocks Flash by default. And when I say “blocks,” I don’t mean it asks you nicely if you’d really like to use Flash. I don’t mean it automatically pauses Flash videos More...

By Valid Mesic On Tuesday, July 14th, 2015
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Commodore Is Back, With a Smartphone

WIRED Commodore, the name that helped usher in the PC revolution, is back. With a phone. For those of you too young to remember, Commodore was a hot company in the mid-1980s. It was a leader in personal computers, More...

By Valid Mesic On Saturday, July 11th, 2015
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Beam directions from desktop Google Maps to your Android phone or tablet

Good news, friends! It’s now super easy to send location information, complete with directions, from Google Maps on your desktop to your phone or tablet. When you select a location on desktop Google Maps, a “Send More...

By Valid Mesic On Saturday, July 11th, 2015
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[Weekend Poll & Discussion] Are You Satisfied With Your Phone’s Battery Life?

This seems like an obvious question, but we’re curious regardless: are you happy with your phone’s battery life? Battery life on Android seems to go through a never-ending topsy-turvy ride between “almost More...

By Valid Mesic On Friday, July 10th, 2015
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Asus ZenPad S 8.0 Now Available At Best Buy With A 2048×1536 8-Inch Screen, Intel Chip, And $200 Price Point [Update: Cheap 7-Inch ZenPad Too)

Update 1: 2015/07/10 11:50am PDT 7-inch tab too Asus has a history of making inexpensive Android tablets. While it doesn’t make Nexus tablets anymore, the Taiwanese OEM is still … Android Police More...