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Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge Still Can't Keep Up With iPhone's Massive Profit Margins

One of the nice selling points of Samsung’s Galaxy phones used to be the option of expanding memory manually. But with the Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge, Samsung sealed all that off. Jumping from a 32 to a 64 to a 128GB version of the new phones will cost an additional $100 at each increment. But it only …

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15 handy One M9 tips to help you get more from your phone

On the surface it appears HTC adopted the old “if ain’t broke, don’t fix it” attitude, because the One M9 sports a very similar design to its …

Top 10 tips and tricks for Google Maps on Android

If you haven't noticed by now, we're lined up a pretty great series of getting to know Google Maps. We've covered everything from the basics down to …

Maps

HTC Sense 6.0 UI - Lollipop vs KitKat comparison

Earlier this month HTC has released Android 5.0 for the HTC One M8 together with the HTC Sense 6.0. New Over The Air (OTA) update started rolling out …

Ambient Display on the Nexus 6

The display <i>is</i> the notification indicator — for better or worse<p>You may have heard folks talk about "Ambient Display" on the Nexus 6, with comparisons …

Android 5.0 Lollipop review

Android Lollipop isn't a baby anymore – it's been around for almost a year. And, now that we have the benefit of hindsight, has it been a success or …

Leaked screenshots show Lollipop + Sense on HTC One M8

New details have surfaced of what Android 5.0 Lollipop and Sense 6.0 will look like together. Screenshots revealed by persistent HTC leaker …

You can now pick up the Nexus 6 from Sprint for $299 with a two-year contract

AT&T started pre-orders for the Nexus 6 earlier this week, and now Sprint has commenced sales of the device online and through retail channels. The …

Android 5.0 Lollipop: The Android Central Editors' roundtable

The Android Central Editors get together and talk all about Lollipop<p>It's one of our favorite times of the year once more. New version of Android …

These are the new Moto 360 watch faces

In addition to the new steel bracelets and slimmer options, the Moto 360 this week got itself some new watch faces, and they're quite the lookers. …

7 Of The Coolest Secrets In The Game 'Destiny' And How To Find Them

It made $325 million in its first five days. The game was an instant hit, even before it was officially released.<p>Now that it's been out for awhile, people are finding some pretty cool hidden things in the game, called Easter eggs.<p>In fact, Bungie is no stranger to hiding Easter eggs in its games. In …

The Destiny of Destiny's Future Content

Based on Bungie's past, what might the future of Destiny look like?<p>For Bungie fans that fell in love with the Master Chief’s plight in the Halo …

Android 5.0 Lollipop: Material Design in pictures and video | Android Central

Lollipop is upon us, kind of. The latest developer preview of Android 5.0 includes a more Material Design-inspired interface all around. It's just …

Android News

HTC reaffirms promise of Lollipop to the M7 and M8 in 90 days

In June, HTC promised that once they had access to the, then, Android L code, the HTC One M8 will see the sweet taste of Android 5.0 within 90 days. …

Android 5.0 Lollipop, Nexus 6, Nexus 9 and Nexus Player: Welcome to the next era of Android

With a new phone, tablet and living room play — to say nothing of new hardware — Android ushers in its next generation<p>And with that we've just had a …

Nexus 6 will support wireless charging

But Nexus 9 tablet owners will have to charge the old-fashioned way<p>Wireless charging isn't mentioned in the official Nexus 6 spec sheet on …

This is the Nexus 6, according to @evleaks

Generally known under his <i>@evleaks</i> alias, Evan Blass may have put his professional leaking days behind him, but that doesn’t mean he can’t do what he does best every once and a while.<p>According to the former pro leaker, the device below is the Nexus 6. We have no way of knowing it for sure, but …

Android News

Nexus 9 tablet will reportedly launch tomorrow

Given the animated adverts that popped up earlier, it seems that Google is on the verge of releasing its new Nexus devices. According to a source close to Google, the HTC designed Nexus 9 is scheduled to launch tomorrow and will be the first device to ship running Android L.<p>While we are used to big …

Android News

Fury Review

World War of Tanks<p>Most movies start at the beginning of a story, but Fury is a war film that chooses to kick off at the tail-end of one, when the …

Chromecast Backdrop update makes your TV a better picture frame

This is the Chromecast update you’ve been waiting for – or, perhaps only a few of you have been waiting for. No, this is not the screen mirroring update, nor does it have anything to do with gaming, Google has simply, yet vastly, improved your artwork options for when you are not actively casting …

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Android customization: Keep tabs on your battery status with Zooper Widget

Last week on our Android customization series we took a look at how to manage your keyboard on your Android device. Then, Joe came along and shared the 15 best keyboards for Android. Obviously, we want you to embrace your customization abilities on your device.<p>This week, I had suggested we might …

Android News

Destiny Engram Changes Explained

No more purple-to-blue disappointments!<p><b>Update:</b> Destiny update 1.0.2 is now live, which alters the engram system in the shared-world shooter.<p>Bungie …

Destiny: Dominate As A Warlock - Best Way To Play - IGN Video

Resident Destiny expert Alfredo Diaz teaches you how to destroy your opponents as a Warlock in Destiny.

Here's how to find Destiny's 'Loot Cave' and plunder it for endless riches

<b>Update 2</b>: There's already a new loot cave, and it's actually easier to mine than the first.<p><b>Update:</b> All good things must come to an end. Bungie has shut down the loot cave, saying that "shooting at a black hole for hours on end isn't our dream for how Destiny is played. Our hope is that social …

Destiny 'Unfolds and Transforms Over Time,' Says Executive Producer

Just stick with it until the end.<p>The very start of Destiny might feel a bit like a standard shooter to many, but according to Executive Producer …

Which gaming PCs are worth buying?

If you're serious about your computer gaming, you're going to want a desktop made for it. Many gamers choose to build their own, selecting the parts that best suit their needs. But to do that, you need the time and money, and it also generally helps to know what you're doing. For those of you …

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Destiny review: no fate

Destiny suggests potential it never realizes<p><i>Editor's Note: Destiny has been repeatedly called ... well, it depends on who you ask. Bungie has used terminology from the MMO space to describe their new franchise, but has said it's not an MMO. Meanwhile, fans seem most comfortable calling it an MMO,</i> …

Destiny: Review In Progress Discussion - Day 3

Before the stroke of 2 pm on this, our fourth day of the Destiny review-in-progress livestream, I finished off the campaign and hit the soft level …