Android

When Google joined the cellular phone market, they created Android, their first smartphone operating system. Based on Linux, the Android OS promises power, flexibility, and extendability.HTC was the first to introduce a device that will run the Android OS, the G1. Android is not only an OS but a software platform. This gives all cellular manufacturers the ability to build new device that can use Android.

The Android platform is completely open-source, allowing any developer to tap into its full power and create some pretty cool apps. Check out some of the winners of the Android Developer Challenge.

Amazon’s army of Alexa devices is growing today with the introduction of the Echo Look. The Echo Look is a fashion-focused device, offering the...
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Motorola confirmed last year that the Moto X Pure Edition will receive an update to Android 7.0 Nougat, and now it looks like that update may be near...
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Google Home already functions as your personal assistant, telling you your schedule, weather forecast, and more, and now it can be your sous chef,...
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Last month, Samsung confirmed that it will sell refurbished versions of the Galaxy Note 7 in select parts of the globe. The company hasn’t revealed...
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UPDATE: A source speaking to Android Police claims that these headphones will be issued to Google employees, not sold to consumers.   ORIGINAL: ...
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One of the main features of Google Maps is giving you directions to your destination, but now the app will also help you find your car when you’re...
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With Mother’s Day right around the corner, several carriers and device makers are surely prepping sales that aim to get your to buy some gifts for...
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Heads up, Chrome for Android users, because a new update is coming your way. Google announced today that it’s got a new version of Chrome for Android...
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Earlier this year, AT&T teased that its 5G Evolution service would be launching soon. Now the big blue carrier has revealed more details on its...
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Boost Mobile isn’t the only US carrier landing a new ZTE-made Android phablet today. The ZTE Blade Max 3 is now available from US Cellular. Pricing...
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After launching the ZMAX Pro on MetroPCS and T-Mobile last year, ZTE today announced another 6-inch Android phablet for Boost Mobile. The ZTE MAX XL...
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Now that the Galaxy S8 is on store shelves and in customers’ hands, Samsung shed some light on the new flagship’s pre-orders. Samsung said today that...
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Remember the Sony Xperia XA1? If this Android 7.0 smartphone made an impression on you when it debuted back in February, you’ll be pleased to learn...
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To learn more about mobile, and all of Full Sail’s web and tech programs, visit: http://full.sc/phonedog The Samsung Galaxy S8+ is the big brother to...
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Samsung’s recent flagships have been powered by equally flagship-tier processors in the US, like the Galaxy S8 with its Snapdragon 835 chipset. And...
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When you’re traveling abroad, you may need some help finding the best places to visit during your limited time there. The problem is that the people...
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Days after the Galaxy S8 and S8+ hit store shelves, Samsung has announced plans to push software updates to the devices to address some issues that’...
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We already know that the Galaxy S8 won’t get its Bixby Voice feature until later this spring, but it turns out that that’s not the only Bixby feature...
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Cricket Wireless customers, you’ve now got two new Samsung phones available to you. Cricket today added the Samsung Galaxy S8 and Samsung Galaxy Amp...
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So far this month, we’ve seen leaked images of the Moto Z2 and Moto Z2 Force, and today we’re rounding out the trio of new Z phones with a Moto Z2...
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