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Download new Hangouts, Google Launcher and the Nexus 5 wallpaper (Updated: permanent Voice Search FC fix!)

Today was an exciting day in the world of Android. The Nexus 5 was released and Google fanatics everywhere dropped what they were doing to buy it, talk about it, or both. The day is nearly over and if you think the excitement is dying down then guess again. Now that the initial frenzy of the Nexus …

Android Q&A – How to protect from Viruses – Switching from iPhone – Effects of Rooting Your Phone

Question 1<p>[quote qtext=”Hi, if you could help me out with this I would really appreciate it! I was wondering, is it possible to get a virus from just browsing a website on my phone or from downloading an image? I have the Sony Xperia Z1 and am also using Norton Security so that should warn me if …

Android News

Deal alert: cheap android tablets available from Woot!

Those of you looking to buy an Android tablet for even less than some of them already cost, should know that Woot! has a special Android tablet sale day until November 1.<p>It’s not Black Friday just yet, and the tablets available may not all be new, but there are plenty of interesting deals to choose …

Dark Mail Alliance develops surveillance-proof email technology

We wouldn't be surprised if you're looking for a more secure email provider after the whole government surveillance debacle. That's why Lavabit and Silent Circle have joined forces as the Dark Mail Alliance to develop a new snoop-proof email technology. Dark Mail's "Email 3.0" tech applies …

A Crazy Size Comparison Of Sci-Fi's Greatest Ships [Infographic]

The _Star Wars _vessels are puny compared to the ship from _Independence Day. _<p>Being a small child, I often think to myself: <i>What if the _Star Wars _spaceships got into a fight with the ships from _Star Troopers</i>? _Thanks to this infographic from DeviantART user Dirk Loechel, I finally have an …

Science Fiction

CSR develops keyboard as thin as a sheet of paper

The world’s thinnest keyboard has been shown off, which is about the same thickness as a single sheet of paper. You got that right. A company called …