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Google Has Added Limited OCR Features To Google Now On Tap

Google Now on Tap sounded ridiculously cool when it was announced last year, but the reality of the feature has been lackluster to say the least. …

Android 6.0 Marshmallow Update For Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge, S6 Edge+, Note 5 Delayed Under Telus, But Galaxy S6 On Course

Starting with home-country South Korea, the Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow update has been rolled out to several Galaxy S6 series of handsets and Galaxy …

The 25 Best Free Android Apps

From bleeding-edge productivity to fun with friends, presenting 25 great, no-cost additions to your home screen.<p>It’s time to load that Android-powered slab of glass and circuitry up with a heaping helping of download-worthy apps.<p>Of course, it’s downright impossible to individually tickle everyone’s …

Samsung Gear S2 rumored to get iOS support by end of March

The Samsung Gear S2 may not be powered by Android, but it’s still a pretty excellent smartwatch to use with your Android device. And for those who …

iOS Apps

Samsung Galaxy Note 6 predictably rumored for mid-July announcement

We know what you’re thinking. How can a July Note 6 release be predictable when its predecessor saw daylight in mid-August 2015, the Note 4 before it …

Google Drive for Android gets a file editing shortcut

Many people adopt Google Drive because they're already invested in the company's other products, like Docs and Photos. They all play nice with one another, however on Android the Drive app is mostly a management tool -- to do some actual editing, you often need to open another app. To make your …

Google

Apple Music for Android updated with new homescreen widget, more

Apple today has released an update to the Apple Music app for Android users. The update over month after the app’s last update that added support for saving music to SD cards for offline listening. Today’s update adds yet another feature that isn’t supported on iOS: the ability for users to add an …

Samsung Galaxy S7/S7 Edge vs Nexus 6P

The Samsung Galaxy S7 hype is calming down and it is time to make a decision. Will you go for the Samsung Galaxy S7 / Galaxy S7 Edge, or is the more budget-friendly Nexus 6P still the better bet for your needs? These are two (well… three) handsets of high interest, so we had to put them head to …

Phones

Google Camera app rumored to get Google Goggles functionality

Google has plenty of apps, devices and services, but their main business is Search. Really, everything revolves around Google Search, and if they can somehow tie in their other products, they will.<p>The latest rumor suggests even the official Google Camera app is to get a bit of extra functionality, …

Augmented Reality

Verizon Galaxy S7/S7 edge users can now download Samsung's Web browser

Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 edge users on Verizon can now access Samsung's Android Web browser. The browser app, which didn't come pre-installed on the …

Samsung rolls out its ad-blocking Android browser

Owners of certain Samsung devices now have a new browser option: Samsung's very own "Internet" app. Wait, don't go! You may have given up on the app long ago, but version 4.0 has some pretty interesting features. All versions of Android on Samsung devices (not just Marshmallow) now get content …

Ad Blocking

Edit all you want, because Google Photos will keep your originals

If you're prone to overfiltering, cropping and general meddling with your photos, you just keep right at it -- if you're using Google Photos on Android. The app has been updated to ensure it keeps the original shot irrespective of how many times you resize, shape and brighten it. Now, users can …

WhatsApp beta adds Quick Reply and font stylizations, moms everywhere rejoice

WhatsApp is rolling out a beta update today that adds a multitude of features to customize your messaging experience.<p>Most noticeable is the Quick Reply feature that lets you respond straight from the notification. You can attach emoji or a voice message in the toolbar as well.<p>Today’s update also …

Apps

Google gives its search app a new voice

You're likely well-acquainted with the voice of Google's search app, but get ready: Google is shaking things up. The company has introduced a new voice that promises to be subtler and more natural. It combines the usual small slices of speech with whole segments that reflect the intonation changes …

Apps

Samsung reps can remote control your S7 for troubleshooting

You know those calls you get from a friend or family member who just can't seem to figure out how to operate a smartphone? Samsung+ app's new feature could save you the trouble of having to spend hours helping them figure out how to switch on their mobile data connection or to connect a pair of …

20 Wrist-Worthy Smartwatch UI Redesigns

For any new hardware released, the software and UI design within <b>makes or breaks the product</b>. As much as we hate poorly designed mobile UI, we are …

Prevent iOS From Adding Events From Mail To Calendar, Here's How

When Apple released iOS 9, it tired to bring some new features to the fore that would make iOS itself more aware of its user, as well as the context …

How To Force-Refresh The iOS App Store On iPhone Or iPad

Apple’s addition of the App Store and the ecosystem that came with it to iOS was a master stroke that gave birth to all of the great apps we use on …

You can share your iPhone 6s' Live Photos on Facebook

Live Photos on the iPhone 6s and 6s Plus are supposed to add a dash of life to your memories, but what good are they if you can't share them with your Facebook friends? You might not have that problem after today. Facebook's iOS app now lets you share those animated snapshots on the social network. …

How to add Panorama and Time-Lapse 3D Touch shortcuts to the Camera app

By default, the stock Camera app features four 3D Touch quick action shortcuts: Take Selfie, Record Video, Record Slo-mo, and Take Photo. One of the …

Apps

How To Add Camera App's Live Viewfinder In 3D Touch Quick Actions Menu

Anyone with a jailbroken iOS device will know that Cydia and the native repositories that ship within are packed to the rafters with tweaks, …

Pro Tip: How to get iTunes to ignore iPhone while charging

Sometimes you just want to plug your iPhone into your Mac without having to deal with all that iTunes stuff, like synchronizing or backing up.<p>Or, maybe a friend of yours needs to sip off your Macbook’s power and you don’t want to have iTunes sync their iPhone.<p>Either way, you can eject the connected …

TV shows

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 gets Android Marshmallow via CyanogenMod [unofficial] CM13 custom ROM [How to Install] - IBTimes India

Tutorial on how to install CyanogenMod [unofficial] CM13 Android Marshmallow custom ROM on Samsung Galaxy Note 4.<p>A preview version of CyanogenMod …

Roasting Marshmallow: Your guide to Android 6.0

The latest Android update, also called Marshmallow or Android 6.0 , brings plenty of new features to the ever-growing family of phones and tablets that run Google's mobile software. New goodies like Now on Tap, which delivers contextual information or features depending on what you're doing, more …

How To Hard Reboot / Restart Your iPhone, iPad Or iPod touch

Apple does an excellent job of producing hardware and software combinations that usually “just work”. The Cupertino-based company is keen to point …

How to Reset Your iPhone [Video]

These are instructions on how to reset your iPhone.<br>You may need to do this if your iPhone is functioning abnormally. This procedure will not erase …

Tutorials

Fix Apple Logo Boot Loop Of Death BLoD On iOS 9 Jailbreak, Here's How

Any newly released jailbreak tool will undoubtedly have problems. It’s how the team behind the tool responds to those problems that makes the merit …

How To View Live Photos On Older iOS Devices

The new iPhone 6s and 6s Plus can capture and display Live Photos, but what happens if you want to view those Live Photos on an older iOS device? …

10 essential apps for your new iPhone 6s

If you’ve braved a line (or just waited impatiently for your mail or a delivery from your local courier) and finally have your hands on an iPhone 6s or 6s Plus of your very own, you may be wondering what do do with your new precious. Sure, you could call all your friends and tell them you’re …

Apps

'Pay In Full' T-Mobile iPhone 6s / Plus Is Unlocked If Bought From Apple

The iPhone 6s launch, like multiple Apple releases that have came before it, once again is managing to cause a little confusion, at least for those …