Google’s Head Of Android: Was Not Designed To Be Safe, It Was Designed To Give More Freedom

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Even though lately Apple has been given a hard time about security with the latest vulnerability gotofail, last year 99% of all mobile malwares targeted Android devices. And the reason? Because Android is open source. According to FrAndroid Sundar Pichai, the Senior Vice President at Google, who overseas Android was asked about the malware situation on [...]

United States Working Towards Making Unlocking Legal Once Again

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Unlocking your smartphone was perfectly legal in the United States until January of this year, when an exemption in the Digital Millenium Copyright Act expired and it was decided that the process would become illegal. Of course this caused a big uproar and resulted in one petition getting over 100,000 signatures which required the White House [...]

Finer Details About The Galaxy S5 [Only Half Usable Storage And How The Fingerprint Scanner Works]

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The Samsung Galaxy S5 has been making head lines left-right-and-center and it is no wonder why. It is indeed an impressive handset with specs that blow other smartphones out of the water and more features than you can shake a stick at. But there are some finer details that one will want to take into [...]

Samsung Galaxy S5 Unveiled: Fingerprint Sensor, 5.1-inch Display, 16MP Camera, Water And Dust Resistent Body

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Samsung has unveiled the much anticipated Galaxy S5 today at its “Unpacked” event in Mobile World Congress, Barcelona. The new flagship handset from the Korean company doesn’t look much different from the Galaxy S5 but has a number of new features like a fingerprint sensor and a water / dust resistant body. It’s powered by a 2.5GHz [...]

Amazon To Launch Android Set-Top Box In March To Compete With Apple TV

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Things are heating up in the consumer technology space with competition from all angles. This even includes the set-top box market. Re/code has just reported that Amazon is planning to launch a set-top box to compete with Apple TV and Roku in March. The set-top box will be powered by Android and come with a [...]

Samsung UNPACKED Trailer Hints Waterproof Body, Slow Motion Camera And More For Galaxy S5

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Samsung will be holding its Unpacked 5 media event on Tuesday, February 25th at the Mobile World Congress (MWC) where it has been widely rumored that it will release the Samsung Galaxy S5 to take on the iPhone 5s. Now the Korean company has just released a new trailer on its official websites which confirms the [...]

How Much Of Your Smartphone Is Actually Screen? [Infographic]

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It’s no question that nowadays people want smartphones with bigger screens without actually increasing the physical size of the handset. As such the only way around this for manufactures is to minimize the bezel surrounding the display. A new chart by somospostpc has just been released that now quantifies this trend by charting how much of a [...]

Themer, A Popular Android Theming App, Pulled From Google Play Due To Apple Copyright Complaint

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The popular Android customization app Themer by MyColorScreen was recently pulled from the Google Play marketplace due to the fact that it contained a theme called ‘Seven’ that looks exactly like iOS 7. In fact it looked so alike that Apple filed a copyright complaint with Google, forcing the search engine giant to remove the app [...]

Steve Wozniak Thinks Apple Should Make An Android Smartphone

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Apple’s co-founder Steve Wozniak has been known to say some interesting things, but this probably takes the cake. In a recent interview with Wired Wozniak said that Apple should consider releasing an Android phone, which would let the company compete in two “arenas” at once. “There’s nothing that would keep Apple out of the Android [...]

Here’s The Proposed Specs Of The Samsung Galaxy S5

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The iPhone 6 rumor mill is without a doubt hot right now, but so is the Galaxy S5, arguably Apple’s biggest smartphone competitor. It is no question that the Galaxy S4 was disappointing to a lot of people, as such rumor has it that Samsung is working on a massive update for the Galaxy S5. [...]