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Reminder: If Motorola's servers ever come up, you can grab a Moto X off-contract for $350

Motorola's servers appear to be taking quite a beating early this morning. But if you somehow manage to get through, here's your reminder that the …

How to get the best features of KitKat on your older phone without voiding your warranty

Every time a new version of Android comes out it’s only natural that people will want to run it on their Android-powered device — even if it’s not a …

How to easily root an Android device

Rooting is the Android equivalent of jailbreaking, a means of unlocking the operating system so you can install unapproved apps, deleted unwanted bloatware, update the OS, replace the firmware, overclock (or underclock) the processor, customize anything and so on.<p>Of course, for the average user, …

Android News

The future of CyanogenMod: 'We still have a lot of convincing to do'

Speaking to what would traditionally be the target audience for custom Android ROMs at the Big Android BBQ, Steve Kondik of the newly-incorporated …

'A Case of You' Trailer: Quirky Peter Dinklage Dispenses Quirky Advice in Quirky Romcom – /Film

Indie romcoms about self-doubting writers and quirky hipster goddesses are a dime a dozen, but <b>Kat Coiro</b>‘s <i>A Case of You</i> has a special secret weapon in …

Top 10 (Indie) Movie Rentals in iTunes: ‘Mud’ Tops The List

Top 10 (Indie) Movie Rentals in iTunes: 'Mud' Tops The List<p>We report theatrical box office numbers and now that viewers are increasingly watching …

Full Remote Device Lockdown Is Now Live In The Android Device Manager, Instantly Overrides Previous Lock Settings With Specified Password

In our recent APK/website teardown, we unearthed Android's upcoming remote device lock functionality through Google Play Services, and now it has …

How to: Set up Android Device Manager to lock and wipe your phone

Back at the beginning of August Google unveiled a new service called "Android Device Manager" that let you locate and remotely wipe your phones and …

Samsung gets exclusive access to new Android ITV Player app until August 31st

While we've seen broadcasters and other content providers launch smart TV apps with only one manufacturer, ITV's decided to give Samsung rare exclusive Android access to its ITV Player. The Korean outfit announced it would get the refreshed app all to itself until August 31st, meaning Brits who use …

Focal camera app finds release on Google Play

The past week saw a bit of drama come out of the launch of Cyanogen Inc., with the Focal camera app seemingly becoming a casualty when it was removed …

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R.I.P.D – review

Like its comic-strip characters, caught in the purgatory between life and death, this wildly uneven fantasy adventure inhabits a misjudged limbo between the mainstream riffs of <i>Men in Black</i> and the rougher edges of <i>Maniac Cop</i>.<p>Ryan Reynolds is the only slightly crooked Boston cop, whisked to a …

Apple iPhone 5s vs. HTC One: quick look

Apple just recently announced the new iPhone 5S, though some argue it doesn’t really bring that many improvements over the iPhone 5. Nonetheless, just how well does this newer model do compared to HTC’s giant, the One? That’ll be up for you to decide. Let’s take a look, shall we?<p>Here’s our iPhone …

15 best antivirus apps and best anti-malware apps for Android!

Antivirus Android apps remain one of the most popular types of applications on Android. Generally, you don’t need an antivirus app if you play it safe, only download apps from the Play Store, and keep your security settings enabled. However, there are those who like to take a walk on the wild side …

HTC One and Galaxy S4 Google Play Edition receive security update

Besides a preference for stock Android over manufacturer overlays, the biggest reason to get a vanilla Android device and specifically a Nexus device is the prompt availability of updates.<p>Having fast, guaranteed updates rolling out to your phone or tablet is especially important when it comes to …

Apex vs. Nova: two Android Launchers compared

I tested out the free versions for either launcher, though I had been using Nova for quite some time now. What I noticed when installing Apex …

LG partners with Funny or Die for G2-enabled bromance web series: it’s a little weird

We’re no strangers of strange, sometimes baffling ads in the Android world, but this first episode of a new web series produced by <i>Funny or Die</i> in collaboration with LG has to be one of the more… special.<p>Starring actors Dave Franco (<i>Now You See Me</i>, <i>21 Jump Street</i>) and Christopher Mintz-Plasse</i> …

LG G2: A Solid Performer Held Back by Design, Software Flaws

When people ask me for phone-buying advice, more often than not the question goes something like this: Apple or Samsung? And it’s not surprising to …

LG G2 Emulator in Google Play - Try the G2 Out Before You Buy

The LG G2 has been one of the most anticipated devices this year, possibly even the foundation for the new Nexus 5 smartphone. If you are as curious …

Simon Pegg to Play an Assassin in KILL ME THREE TIMES

Marvel Developing 'Agent Carter' TV Series

R.I.P.D. – review

Robert Schwentke directed The Time Traveller's Wife and Flightplan; now he takes control of this goofy and derivative supernatural action-adventure, based on a comic-book series by Peter Lenkov. Jeff Bridges and Ryan Reynolds play two deceased cops who are employed by heaven to patrol the earth …