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How to manually update your Google Play edition HTC One to Android 4.4 KitKat

Android 4.4 KitKat is here for the Google Play edition HTC One, and as usual it's slowly rolling out to certain handsets via an over-the-air update. …

Samsung Galaxy S3 Smart Stay Problem | Drippler - Apps, Games, News, Updates & Accessories

Some Samsung Galaxy S3 users complain about the Smart Stay feature of their devices. According to them, there are times when the Galaxy S3 Smart Stay …

Galaxy S3, Note 2 to get Android 4.4 KitKat update | Drippler - Apps, Games, News, Updates & Accessories

There has always been once flagship smartphones waiting for certain Android updates to arrive when even newer versions are announced, and it is being …

Galaxy S4 and Galaxy S3 will be updated to Android 4.3 in October | Samsung Updates

Yesterday Samsung confirmed during its Unpacked event that the Galaxy S4 and the Galaxy S3 smartphones will get firmware update to Android 4.3 Jelly …

Samsung Galaxy S3, S4 mini see price cuts for India | Drippler - Apps, Games, News, Updates & Accessories

While it is nice to own the latest and greatest smartphone not everyone can afford them, but as certain handsets get older we may see their …

Samsung Galaxy S3 Crashing Apps | Drippler - Apps, Games, News, Updates & Accessories

There are some Samsung Galaxy S3 users who are complaining about frequent crashes whenever they are trying to open apps. If you happened to be …

5 Android Apps You Don't Want To Miss!

Hello and welcome back to another week of Google Play Weekly and 5 more apps you shouldn’t miss! A lot happened around the Google Play Store this week. HBO released a bunch of shows to the Play Store, including <i>Game of Thrones</i> and <i>The Newsroom</i>. Also, Final Fantasy 6 for iOS and Android was formally …

JDI begins producing super bright Full HD 5-inch displays to banish your phone's fear of sunlight

JDI (Japan Display Inc.), a joint venture between Sony, Toshiba and Hitachi, has announced that it will begin to produce Full HD 5-inch “WhiteMagic” LCD displays, which are almost 40% brighter when compared to some of the brightest displays on high-end phones of 2013.<p>Sunlight has been a mortal …

[Rumor] Google's New Launcher In Android 4.4 Is Called 'Google Experience' - Here Are Some Things We Are Expecting To See In It

Article Contents<p>Several days ago, I started a series of rumor posts on my personal Google+ account discussing some Android rumors I felt were …

Android 4.2.2 now available for the Wifi Galaxy Note 8 via Kies and OTA

US Wifi versions can update OTA or via Samsung Kies<p>We're confident enough to say that the Android 4.2.2 update for the US Wifi model Samsung Galaxy …

Chrome Beta 31 allows you to add homescreen shortcuts for websites

Just the other day, Chrome 30 for Android reached stable status, but Google doesn’t sit still for long. Chrome 31 for Android Beta is now beginning to roll out!<p>There are several new minor changes in build 31 for Android, but probably the biggest addition is a new feature that allows websites to be …

Action Launcher 2.0 enters beta with new '1-Swipe' and 'Quickpage' features

New multitasking system that is fully customizable, just like a home screen<p>Action Launcher is receiving an update, at least in the beta channel for …

HTC confirms first quarterly loss in company's history

HTC has released its unaudited earnings for the first quarter of 2013, and the results confirm what the company itself predicted in July — it's losing money. The smartphone manufacturer made a net loss of NT$2.97 billion (about $101 million) on revenue of NT$47.05 billion (about $1.6 billion). …

Google Talks Android Malware, Estimates That .001% Of Apps Evade Defenses And Harm Users

You hear a lot of reports about malware and other undesirable third-party apps these days, especially from security researchers (and people who want …

10 best Android file explorer apps, file manager apps, and file browser apps

File manager apps are among the most important apps on your device. With them, you can browse your files, find your downloads, manage your storage space, move things around, and a lot more. Not everyone is too keen on file organization because it can be pretty boring, but everyone still needs a …

Android 4.3.1 update rolling out to LTE Nexus 7

We've seen some minor updates to Android 4.3 in the couple of months since it first arrived, but today it seems Google's OS may have finally …

Themer offers a radical new look for your Android phone

Some folks really like to take advantage of Android's customizability, as evidenced by the 48,763 (and counting) different home screens that people have uploaded to the MyColorscreen site. Now the company has begun trying to make an app business out of the idea.<p>On Thursday, it launched Themer, an …

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A tale of two quarters: HTC and Samsung

By coincidence, two of the most emblematic Android manufacturers released financial results at the same time today, highlighting the massive difference between the extreme points of the Android landscape.<p>In one corner, Samsung just provided guidance for its third quarter, and it looks that, despite …

Is HTC Considering Building Windows Phone/Android Dual-Boot Phones?

Back many moons ago, HTC and Microsoft we're buddy-buddy. HTC was producing Windows Mobile devices, Microsoft was happy to be one of the leaders in …

Samsung Galaxy Ace 3 hits the UK on October 5

Entry-level handset finally gets a UK launch<p>First announced way back in June, the humble Samsung Galaxy Ace 3 is due to arrive in the UK tomorrow, …

Android security chief breaks down real malware data

Speaking at the <i>VirusBulletin 2013</i> conference in Berlin yesterday, Google's Android security chief Adrian Ludwig broke down a whole lot of numbers — …

Samsung Releases Kernel Source Files For AT&T, Sprint, And SK Telecom Galaxy Note 3

Samsung's new stylus-packing smartphone is still rolling out across the US, but you can get a taste of the Galaxy Note 3 with the kernel source files …

Do you care that Android manufacturers cheat in benchmarks?

On this edition of the Friday Debate, we discuss benchmarks. There’s a bit of a scandal going on in the Android community, following reports that several large manufacturers are artificially boosting their scores in benchmarks. Some say it’s a normal practice, others that it’s downright cheating. …

Top 10 Android app updates this week: Root Explorer, Yahoo, Light Flow

Welcome back to our weekly Top 10 Android App Updates column, where we take a look at the most upgraded apps for the week. I’ve found that one of the …

Google smartwatch may launch this month alongside Android 4.4 KitKat

There has been almost no information on the Google smartwatch recently. It’s been shrouded in mystery with no sign of even existing. And while there …

Google is building Chrome OS straight into Windows 8

Google unveiled its Chrome Apps initiative recently to launch apps that exist outside of the browser and extend its reach into more of a platform, but it looks like the company has a whole lot more planned. Over the past few weeks, Google has been updating its developer version of the Chrome …