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This incredible free Android keyboard will change your life

Text input is one of the most frequent functions we perform on our smartphones, and not every virtual keyboard is right for every user. Some …

Google releases Project Ara development kit, modular phones closer than ever - ExtremeTech

By on April 10, 2014 at 3:50 pm<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>There is no shortage of genuinely …

Mobile Technology

Selfie app Shots grows to 1M users with help of teenage girls

Silly though it may sound, youngsters are gravitating to this 5-month-old iPhone app to share their cell phone self-portraits.<p>What sounded like a gimmick just five months ago is fast becoming a guilty pleasure for hundreds of thousands of young girls around the world.<p>Shots, which launched on iPhone …

Mobile Photography

Popular game 'The Walking Dead' finally comes to Google Play

Last year we learned that the popular TellTale game <i>The Walking Dead</i> was on its way to the Android-based Ouya, marking the first time the game had ever graced an Android device. At the time we wondered whether or not the game would eventually make its way to other Android devices as well. Today we …

The Walking Dead

Screenshots of WhatsApp’s VoIP Feature for iOS Leaked

Back at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, WhatsApp’s CEO Jan Koum hinted at the possible launch of voice services within the app by summer, …

Apps

iPhone 6 To Launch With Ultra Retina Display and A8 Processor (Rumor)

There are tons of rumors circulating all over the internet about the upcoming iPhone 6. Many believe Apple will increase the screen size to 4.8-inch …

Microsoft and Google kill off Intel-Asus dual OS tablet effort - ExtremeTech

By on March 14, 2014 at 3:33 pm<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>At CES 2014 in January, Intel and …

Software

Xiaomi confirms 5.5-inch, octa-core Redmi Note phone with teaser

The leaked Redmi phone we saw a couple of days ago is coming sooner than we expected, and it now bears an interesting name: Redmi Note. Does it mean we'll be getting a stylus with this Chinese phone? No idea, as Xiaomi's midnight teaser -- pictured above -- doesn't reveal much, other than …

Sony Xperia SP with Locked Bootloader Receives Unofficial CyanogenMod 10.2 Port

Sony released quite a few of interesting devices in 2013. One of the most successful was the Xperia SP, a device that easily can compete with Nexus 4 …

Reverse Android Tethering Helps You Share Your Internet Connection with Your Phone

Tethering is one of the coolest features in Android. In the age of fast mobile data, getting your PC online courtesy of your phone isn’t problematic …

Mobile Development

Leaked Windows Phone 8.1 screenshot reveals new on-screen buttons

Microsoft is still testing its upcoming Windows Phone 8.1 update internally, but a leaked screenshot reveals how the company is moving to on-screen buttons in the future. The tiny image, published by @evleaks, shows the standard back, Windows, and search buttons all on-screen in a Windows Phone 8.1 …

Omate TrueSmart Smartwatch 2.0 puts full Android phone on your wrist (pictures)

Updated: December 7, 2013 / Caption: Scott Stein / Photo: Sarah Tew/CNET<p>Updated: December 7, 2013 / Caption: Scott Stein / Photo: Sarah Tew/CNET<p>Updated: December 7, 2013 / Caption: Scott Stein / Photo: Sarah Tew/CNET<p>Updated: December 7, 2013 / Caption: Scott Stein / Photo: Sarah Tew/CNET<p>Updated: …

Android Phones

The Best Android Launchers You Can Download Today

We love Android devices as much as the next person, but sometimes the vanilla Android experience leaves us wanting a little more. Thankfully, it’s possible to change the whole look and feel of your Android device with only the minimum of effort – and no need to root.<p>Android launchers, or home …

Nokia sells 8.8 million Lumias in Q3 as US demand skyrockets

Nokia has just released its interim report for Q3 2013 and, although its overall financial situation is still a bit muddy, it's clear the company is starting to see real success in the US. Thanks to a burgeoning range of Lumia devices and a big marketing push to go with them, the Finnish …

Transporter Sync turns your external hard drive into a personal, secure cloud locker

The folks at Connected Data made a splash back in May with Transporter v2.0, and they've just announced their second foray into the wonderful world of cloud storage with the Transporter Sync. Like its slightly larger predecessor, Sync offers Dropbox-like functionality without users having to …

30,000 Nexus 5 carrier units reportedly resting in LG Canada warehouses

The pre-launch Nexus 5 details keep coming in, with a new image supposedly showing a bunch of purported Nexus 5 retail boxes stored in one of LG Canada’s warehouses.<p>The pictures above has been first spotted on a forum and then reposted on reddit. Apparently, the two photos have been taken by an LG …

Android News

GTA V iFruit Android app finally available for download

More than a month after releasing the iOS version, Rockstar Games has launched the <i>Grand Theft Auto 5</i> (GTA V) iFruit companion app for Android devices.<p>Available as a free download from the Google Play Store for devices running Android 3.0 or later, the app lets users interact with their GTA V world …

Apps

Motorola reveals ambitious plan to build modular smartphones

Motorola has unveiled Project Ara, an open-source initiative for modular smartphones with the goal to "do for hardware what the Android platform has done for software." The company plans to create an ecosystem that can support third-party hardware development for individual phone components — in …

Rumor: Nokia and HTC Working on Dual-SIM Windows Phone Handsets

There’s no denying that dual-SIM smartphones are popular in certain parts of the world – especially China. These smartphones may not be very popular …

Mobile

Anonymous no more: Twitter engineer, UConn security analyst among 13 indicted for 'Operation Payback'

Not all the people named in the FBI indictment fit the hacker stereotype<p>Some of the men indicted last week for allegedly taking part in the scores of denial-of-service attacks launched by hacktivist group Anonymous in 2010 don't fit the stereotype of a pajamas-wearing teen hacker causing havoc from …

Unofficial Android 4.3 Jelly Bean Spotted on Galaxy S4 Google Edition

Android 4.3 Jelly build JWR66V has been spotted running on the Galaxy S4 Google Edition, despite the fact that it is not officially announced by …

Android News

Moto X press image leaks ahead of August event

The cat’s finally out of the bag, and we’ll be getting our first official look at the heavily-rumored Moto X come August 1, but there are a still a …

Mobile Technology

SIM Cards Have Finally Been Hacked, And The Flaw Could Affect Millions Of Phones

Smartphones are susceptible to malware and carriers have enabled NSA snooping, but the prevailing wisdom has it there’s still one part of your mobile phone that remains safe and un-hackable: your SIM card.<p>Yet after three years of research, German cryptographer Karsten Nohl claims to have finally …