Best of Android 2016 – Audio

What is Best of Android?                In Best of Android, we take the most important smartphones of the year and compare them side-by-side and in-depth. This year, with so many good phones available, we’ve stepped things up a notch and brought the 10 biggest Android phones of the year to the competition.Samsung Galaxy S7 ...

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The worst blunders of 2016 (besides the Note 7)

Speedpropertybuyers It was the best of times, it was the worst of times.In 2016, mobile technology hit new heights and Android was at the center of it all. But you can’t have progress without missteps, and 2016 was marked by an assortment of bad ideas, questionable business decisions, and some truly embarrassing blunders.See also:2016 in ...

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Airtel and Vodafone carrier billing goes live on Google Play Store in India

Looks like carrier billing for Airtel and Vodafone is going live in India for Google Play Store. Google had officially announced the partnership at the Google Playtime event in India in October, but didn’t share any timeline. In May this year, Google had announced carrier billing with Idea Cellular, although the service wasn’t rolled out ...

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LG posts info on January 2017 Android security updates

While we still have a few more hours until 2016 reaches its end, LG has decided to go ahead and post the patch numbers on Google’s January 2017 security updates for Android. LG’s website also has information on some patches that are specifically for the company’s handsets.See also:Google to roll out January’s Android security ...

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Foxconn and Sharp team up to launch $8.8 billion LCD panel factory in China

LCD displays are still going to be around for a long time, at least for smart TVs such as the ones that use Android TV and other operating systems. Today, the massive electronic manufacturing company Foxconn announced a new partnership with Sharp to build and operate a new TV LCD flat-panel factory in China, which will cost $8.8 billion.See ...

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Prices leaked for Samsung Galaxy A5 and A7 2017 phones

More info about the upcoming 2017 editions of the Samsung Galaxy A5 and A7 smartphones are coming into focus. The phones, which are expected to be officially announced on January 5, now have prices in Malaysia. The surprising part is they are a bit higher than one might expect from a mid-range phone.See also:Confirmed: Samsung’s upcoming Galaxy ...

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ADW Launcher 2 officially launches, premium version on sale for $1.99

One of the most popular third-party Android launchers, ADW Launcher, finally has a full-fledged successor. After a beta testing period that lasted several months, ADW Launcher 2 is ditching the beta tag and is now available to download in the Google Play Store.See also:Best Android launcher appsAugust 15, 2016For users of the original version of ...

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Save up to 80% on a bunch of awesome apps on Google Play

In addition to a bunch of games that are currently on sale and tons of discounted movies, albums, books and TV shows on Google Play, we’ve also come across quite a few great apps that are on sale as well. Check out the list of the most interesting ones down below. Discounts range from 40 to 80 percent, but keep in mind that they ...

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Deal: The Complete Web Developer Course 2.0 for $19 ($200 on Udemy)

You guys remember Rob Percival, right?This self-described “code geek” is a veteran programmer who really just loves teaching people how to code. A Cambridge grad with a degree in Mathematics, Rob got into building websites by just making them for his friends for fun.However, he soon learned that this was an immensely profitable skillset, and ...

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