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.

Sony said last year that it planned to push Android 5.0 to all of its premium Z series devices. So far we’ve seen some Z3 and Z2 products get the...
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We’ve already seen HTC and Samsung’s flagship Android offerings for 2015, and now it looks like we know when we’ll see LG’s too. LG is sending...
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AT&T HTC One M7 owners, your Android 5.0 update is nearly here. Mo Versi, HTC’s VP of Product Management, has confirmed that the Android 5.0...
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Tidal isn’t exactly a new service, having launched in the U.S. and U.K. in October 2014. Today the service is undergoing a bit of a relaunch, though...
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It looks like Google Drive isn’t the only Google app getting a major update today. The Gmail app for Android is gaining a unified inbox feature that’...
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It looks like Google Drive just became more useful. Google has announced that Google Drive can now back up your photos and videos, just like they’ve...
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Motorola has given the Moto X (2nd Gen.) a fresh new set of leather duds. Moto Maker, Motorola’s online customization tool for the Moto (2nd Gen.)...
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UPDATE: Verizon has confirmed that the LG G2's Lollipop update is underway and going out in phases.   Your time has come, Verizon LG G2 owners....
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HTC recently debuted their newest flagship, the third generation HTC One called M9. We’ve had our hands on with it and Cam unboxed the international...
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Apple now appears set to begin accepting non-iPhone trade-ins in its stores, just like a recent rumor claimed that it would. Apple has updated its...
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Amazon’s in a number of different markets, offering goods, music downloads, TV shows and movies, cloud storage, and more. And now it’s expanding into...
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After leaking out several times throughout the past couple of weeks, the HTC One E9+ is official. HTC China quietly added the One E9+ to its website...
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Two of the most powerful Android smartphones are going head to head. In this video, we’re going to give you 7 reasons why the Google Nexus 6 is...
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Remember how I said that there are two unannounced HTC phones dominating the rumor mill lately? Well after the first of those two showed its face...
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A noteworthy update to Google Maps for Android has started its rollout. Google says that it’s now pushing a new version of the Google Maps app for...
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OnePlus said earlier this month that it planned to release its Android 5.0-based OxygenOS ROM on or before March 27. Well, today is March 27, and...
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There’s been a lot of talk about HTC and design lately as people debate HTC’s decision to reuse much of the One M8’s look on its new One M9. Now...
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There are two HTC phones that’ve been dominating the rumor mill lately — the One E9 and One M9+ — and today that trend continued with another E9 leak...
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Now that HTC and Samsung have unveiled their new flagship Android phones, many folks are looking forward to LG’s next big thing.  Several images of...
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ZTE’s Nubia family of Android smartphones has gained two new members, one “mini” and one “max.” The ZTE Nubia N9 Mini and Nubia N9 Max were recently...
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