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5 biggest myths about Android

Fear, uncertainty and doubt, or FUD, is a common tactic in marketing and there’s a fair bit of evidence that negative advertising works. Competitive companies are backed up by legions of fans invested in their wares and everyone feeds their thoughts into the biggest rumor mill ever devised – the …

Tencent will soon offer 10TB free cloud storage to international users

There was a time when a few hundred megabytes of cloud storage was a pretty big deal, yet as the web has evolved, it’s becoming increasingly common to see cloud-storage offerings that provide well over 10GB of storage for absolutely free — Google Drive included.<p>While this is a pretty massive amount …

Google Chrome Experiment takes you on a journey through Middle Earth

Ever wonder what it would be like to get a closer, deeper look at Middle Earth beyond just what we can see in the movies or the basic maps that can be found in the books? That’s exactly what Google’s latest Chrome experiment is all about.<p>This unique experiment basically is an interactive map of the …

Microsoft introduces Scroogled merchandise

We’ve seen Microsoft’s Scroogled campaign attack just about everything Google-related under the sun from Chrome ads to Gmail, Google Search to Google Docs — but now they’ve hit apparently hit a new low. Microsoft isn’t content with spreading misinformation or half-truths about Google, they want to …

Google engineer explains how Android updates roll out and why you shouldn’t force them

According to his LinkedIn profile, veteran Google engineer Dan Morrill “leads the team ensuring Android application compatibility, and administrating the Android Open-Source Project.”<p>In addition to knowing Android inside out, Morrill is a redditor and regularly contributes to <i>r/Android</i> answering …

Google Wallet update allows you to 'scan' in your cards and more

Earlier today Google started rolling out a brand new app update for Google Wallet. The update introduces several new features such as the ability to add credit and debit cards just by taking a picture of them.<p>So what else is new? According to the change-log, the update brings support for the new …

Samsung Galaxy Round unboxing and first impressions

The company that’s always on the hunt for the <i>next big thing</i> may be responsible for the next big trend. Are curved displays the next step in the evolution of smartphones? Here’s the unboxing and first impressions of the Samsung Galaxy Round!<p>Unboxing<p>The Samsung Galaxy Round comes in a large box, …

How do you customize your Android device?

In this edition of the Friday Debate, we discuss one of the core strengths of Android – the ability to customize the appearance of the operating system in just about any way you like. From widgets and live wallpapers, to icon packs, and custom launchers, it’s easy to give your Android device a full …

Deal alert: Google Play Newsstand comes with free and discounted magazines

The recently launched Google Play Newsstand app that combines Google’s Currents with Play Magazines currently offers an interesting promotion which digital magazine fans will surely enjoy: for a limited time, the app offers access to free and discounted magazines.<p>As you’ll see in Newsstand section …

Deal: eBay offers the Nexus 10 32GB for $399, with $100 gift card bonus

Gadget maniacs have an extra reason to be thankful today, with many electronics retailers already cutting prices on everything from smartphone cases to widescreen TVs. If you’re shopping for an Android tablet, you can’t go wrong with the Nexus 10, and eBay has a pretty sweet deal on the device.<p>The …

7 Tablets in 7 Days International Giveaway is now over - Congratulations to all winners!

It’s with great pleasure that we get to announce an amazing giveaway sponsored by the good folks over at Opera Browser. We are giving away seven fabulous Android tablets in seven short days! Opera has just released an update to their browser which now has a new tablet UI, and they’re keen to have …

Google highlights Chromecast-ready apps in Play Store

The Google Play Store now features a section dedicated to apps that support Chromecast for those who want to get the most out of their $35 media streamer.<p>The new Chromecast section highlights the few apps in the Play Store that cast media from Android smartphones and tablets to the TV. At the …

Black Friday Android smartphone deals roundup — (Updated)

Looking to pick up a deal on a smartphone this Black Friday weekend? There’s certainly a lot of offers out there right now both through retailers and even from the big carriers. How do you know you are getting the best deal possible? Don’t worry, <i>Android Authority</i> has your back!<p>We have created this …

Quick look : Samsung Galaxy Round vs LG G Flex

Both Samsung and LG are pioneers of what could become a very popular trend very soon, with their respective curved display smartphones. But how do the two compare to each other? Does this increasing focus on form factor lead us to this natural evolution? Are curved displays a good thing? Are they …