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.

Take note, Android users, because there’s a new version of the Google Play app that’s rolling out with a couple of tweaks that you may want to be...
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Following the Moto 360’s price cut down to $149.99, you can now grab some Motorola smartphones at discounted (but temporary) prices. Motorola is now...
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After launching at Cricket earlier this year, the Samsung Galaxy Grand Prime is making the jump to CDMA. Sprint will begin selling the Samsung Galaxy...
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Next up on the list of OnePlus 2 spec list reveals? RAM. OnePlus just announced that the OnePlus 2 will come with 4GB of RAM. In case you’re curious...
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A couple of months after Republic Wireless teased a new plan that’d pay customers for their unused data, the offering is going live for the public....
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Yesterday we saw a pretty nice deal on the Samsung Galaxy S6 that offers the flagship Android phone for $500. But what if you prefer Samsung’s Note...
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Earlier this year, some reports suggested that Sony would consider exiting the mobile business, with Sony CEO Kazuo Hirai even saying that he wouldn’...
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In the months following the launch of the Samsung Galaxy S6, we’ve spotted a couple of notable deals on the flagship Android phone. If you didn’t...
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Smartphone cameras seem to be getting better and better each year, and many folks like to share the images that they snap with their phones. Popular...
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After reporting a profit in the several recent quarters, HTC today says that Q2 2015 is going to break its profit streak. HTC has announced its...
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If you’ve been around wireless for a while, you’re likely aware of Helio, an MVNO that operated on Sprint’s network back in 2006. Helio was merged...
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One of the biggest features of the OnePlus One is its price, offering higher-end specs for a price that’s half that of other high-end phones. There’s...
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The Samsung Galaxy Note 5 leaks that we’ve seen thus far have focused on the unannounced Android phone’s specs, but a new leak switches focus to the...
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Google said last month that it’s still committed to Android One despite the program’s early issues, and today the company put its money where its...
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If you’re lucky enough to have a smartphone with a microSD slot, there’s a deal on Amazon that you may want to check out. Amazon is currently selling...
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Since the launch of the HTC One M7, HTC has offered developer editions of its One flagship phones that feature unlocked bootloaders, making them easy...
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We’re expecting a new version of Google Glass to come along at some point, and it looks like that device may have just appeared in the FCC. A Google...
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Oppo today took the wraps off of its newest Android phone, the Mirror 5s. One of the highlights of the Oppo Mirror 5s is its backside, which is a...
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.@akrnsv Not at all -- Venice is actually quite the looker. pic.twitter.com/ToFgYNOuLw — Evan Blass (@evleaks) July 3, 2015 One day after a rumor...
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OnePlus is going to show off the OnePlus 2 during an event on July 27, but in true OnePlus fashion, the company has decided to do its reveal a bit...
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