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.

Earlier today, AT&T announced the latest Android tablet to join their roster of devices: the new Trek 2 HD. The Trek 2 HD is the successor of the...
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We've compiled a 'Top 10' list of our favorite Android apps to hit the Google Play Store in July 2016. The apps highlighted in this video include...
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Now that the Samsung Galaxy S7 has officially overtaken sales of both the iPhone 6S and the 6S Plus, the South Korean company is said to be working...
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Users of Glow, a fertility-tracking app available on both Android and iOS platforms, may experience a privacy issue with the app. As warned by its...
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Earlier this week, Google launched a new Android service called Emergency Location Service. The new service stays true to its name by helping its...
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The BLU Studio Touch is a $100 smartphone with a fingerprint scanner. It features a 5.0" HD IPS display, quad-core 1.0GHz processor, 1GB RAM, 8MP...
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The BLU Studio Touch is a $100 smartphone with a fingerprint scanner. It features a 5.0" HD IPS display, quad-core 1.0GHz processor, 1GB RAM, 8MP...
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Folks have been having a lot of fun with Pokémon Go lately, but one part of the Pokémon hunting experience that maybe not everyone enjoys is having...
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Remember Google Play Family Library? We caught wind of this new feature back in May, and two months later, the feature is finally launching. Google...
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Earlier this month, Nextbit slyly teased that a red version of its Robin smartphone was coming. Now that device is officially available. The Nextbit...
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Xiaomi today took the wraps off of two new devices, including its first laptop. First up is the Xiaomi Redmi Pro. This is Xiaomi’s new Redmi flagship...
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There are millions and millions and millions (and millions) of apps out there, and so sometimes it can be tough to find a new app for a particular...
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Earlier this month, Motorola said that its new Moto Z and Moto Z Force flagships would receive security patches. It didn’t say how often they’d be...
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Today’s a big day for the OnePlus 3. Not only is the Soft Gold model now available, but there’s an update rolling out for existing OP3 owners....
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LeEco is a big player in mobile over in China, having created flagship phones like the Le Max 2. The company has made lots of other electronics,...
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Remember that Night Mode that Twitter was testing earlier this year? Well, it’s now official. Twitter has announced that Night Mode is now available...
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Well, that didn’t take long. Shortly after the BlackBerry DTEK50 leaked out, the Android phone has become officially official. The unlocked DTEK50 is...
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Last month, we got wind of a few new BlackBerry phones that are coming down the pipeline, all three of which are expected to run Android. Now one of...
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It’s about time for students to head back to school, and to make the return easier, Google is offering discounts on several of the products in its...
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A Wi-Fi-only mode isn’t the only new feature that’s coming to Google Maps. Google is now rolling out an updated Google Maps app with visual tweaks....
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