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Google's new laptop could finally signal the triumph of Android over Chrome OS

A new Pixel device, which Google is reportedly set to introduce this week, could be the beginning of the end for Chrome OS.<p>The new Pixel C, according to a report in Android Police, will run the latest version of Google's Android software.<p>That would mark the first time that Android has been offered …

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What to expect from Google's Nexus and Android event

What better way to close out the busy month of September than with a Google event? Nearly three weeks after Apple announced its latest smartphones, the iPhone 6s and 6s Plus, the search giant is preparing to do the same, with a keynote of its own tomorrow in San Francisco. But while the event will …

10 things the Apple Watch can do that Google's Android Wear watches can't

But there are several fundamental differences in how you actually interact with the Apple Watch compared to gadgets like the Moto 360, LG G Watch R, and other Android Wear watches.<p>Here's a look at some of the biggest things that make the Apple Watch stand out from the competition.

Android 5.1 Is Coming and These Are Its Best New Features

For all you Lollipop-ers out there, Android just began pushing out its first major update to its Material Design-dressed OS, and unlike some updates …

Android Auto Now Available On Android 5.0+ And Pioneer Head Units

Android Auto has gone live, for devices running Android 5.0 and up, so long as users have a car stereo system that’s compatible with the in-car software. For now, that means a range of Pioneer headings, which are already available for sale in the U.S. and the U.K.<p>This also marks the beginning of …

Android Apps To Get Age Rating And Manual Review

Android developers today received an email from Google informing them that the company is “introducing a new age-based rating system for apps and games consistent with industry best practices.”<p>Developers will be required to complete a content rating questionnaire based on official ratings from the …

Microsoft Launches Azure App Service, A New Set Of Tools For Web And Mobile App Developers

Microsoft is launching Azure App Service today, a new cloud-based service that gives developers a single service for building mobile and web apps, combined with tools for automating business processes across cloud services, and a new service for building and consuming APIs. All of these services …

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Microsoft is fixing its app problem with the help of Android

One of the biggest complaints about Microsoft's Windows Phone operating system is the lack of apps compared to iOS and Android, but it looks like …

Microsoft Experimenting With Android Apps On Windows 10 For Phones, Report Claims

Microsoft Corp. is reportedly running Android apps on its Windows 10 phones, as it experiments with a new solution to its problem with apps. The …

Using the JobScheduler API on Android Lollipop

In this tutorial, you will learn how to use the JobScheduler API available in Android Lollipop. The JobScheduler API allows developers to create jobs …

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Google’s ARC Beta runs Android apps on Chrome OS, Windows, Mac, and Linux

"App Runtime for Chrome" takes a big step toward making Android a universal binary.<p>In September, Google launched ARC—the "App Runtime for Chrome,"—a …

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Android Tips: Hello Toolbar, Goodbye Action Bar

It seems like just yesterday that Google introduced the Action Bar for Android. It jump started a revolution for the Android user interface and made …

Android Lollipop: Well Begun, Half Done

When Google showed off its vision for Material Design at Google I/O last year, it was a refreshing UI overhaul, the biggest change to the core …

Google Drive for Android shares files as soon as they're ready

Can't wait to share a photo as soon as it hits the internet? Google has your back. The company has updated Drive for Android so that you can start sharing files from the notification that your upload is done -- you don't even have to launch the app to get things going. The update also adds support …

Wikipedia for iOS Gets a Snazzy Refresh to Match Android

The official Wikipedia app for iOS has received an update today. This brings it up to par with the Android version, which got its own refresh back in January.<p>Pages now sport full-bleed header images, a short topic summary, a ‘read more’ section and an improved image viewer.<p>Elsewhere, your recent …

Bing on Android and iOS now lets you find more images without typing

Microsoft today updated Bing for Android and iOS with a new image search interface. You can try out the new experience now using the mobile browsers on your Android phone or iPhone.<p>Microsoft describes the new image search as fast and easy, with “no typing required to discover more.” As you can see …

Adobe Reassures Creative Android Community

In a blog post entitled, What About Android?, Adobe sought to reassure what is likely a restless creative community that watches in dismay as high-profile apps are released one after the other for the iPhone and iPad.<p>The inevitable question — what about us? — no doubt has long echoed through the …

Adobe pledges to bring better support to its Creative Cloud service for Android this summer

We should all know by now that Adobe is no stranger to the Android ecosystem. The company already offers 25 great applications in the Google Play Store, but a good amount of mobile advances Adobe has recently made have unintentionally been limited to the iOS ecosystem.<p><b>Download Adobe Flash Player</b> …

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5 Android apps you shouldn’t miss this week! – Android Apps Weekly

Sponsor: TickTick – Todo and Task List<p>[Price: Free with in app purchases] <br>TickTick is a task list application that allows you to organize your day. It features cross platform support on Android, iOS, and the web via extensions so you can check your tasks anywhere. It features real-time syncing …

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10 free and incredibly useful Android apps that you can't get on the iPhone

But since Android lets app makers do certain things that Apple prohibits, there are a few exclusive options that stand out.<p>From launchers that make it easier to access important information straight from the home screen, to apps that help you find files buried in your phone, here are some of the …

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Microsoft updates Outlook app for Android

Microsoft announced an update to their Outlook app for both Android and iOS to add in some major improvements to the People and Calendar portions of …

5 Types of Android Apps Empowering Businesses

In a fast-paced world, it has become increasingly tough for businesses to cater to the needs of customers. The expectations and inquiries of …

[FREE APP] [Android] AppHunt - Discover New Apps

Today FREE APP is AppHunt - Discover New Apps.<p>For more FREE APPS or FREE GAMES, visit: <br>http://android711.blogspot.com/<p>Works pretty much the same like …

Now all Android developers can run their apps on Chrome

After launching the first Android apps on Chrome late in 2014, Google is now making the feature available to all developers.<p>Google’s App Runtime for …

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Android apps can now be run on Mac or PC with Google Chrome

Google has now made Android applications available on Windows / Linux PC, Mac, or Chromebook with the company's convergence of Chrome and Android …

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Facebook is testing an Android dialer with caller ID and automatic call blocking

Facebook is developing a new Android dialer that leverages the social network’s massive database of phone numbers. The company confirmed the existence of the app, simply called Phone, but wouldn’t offer any more details. “We are always testing things and have nothing to announce at this time,” a …

Who needs FaceTime? 4 video-calling apps for Android

For staying connected, video calling is still all the rage. More personal than a phone call, but just as easy, video calling is often free and the feature is popping up in more apps, including WhatsApp earlier this year.<p>If you have an iPhone or iPad, your top choice would likely be FaceTime, since …