Android 5.0.1 Lollipop Causing Widespread Memory Leaks
Dec30

Android 5.0.1 Lollipop Causing Widespread Memory Leaks

Android 5.0 Lollipop brought with it the biggest overhaul to Google’s mobile platform ever seen. It brought with it massive changes to the look of Android thanks to Material Design and also delved deeper with a huge number of enhancements to everything from basic functionality to improved security. However, new software usually has its little bugs and problems, especially major overhauls, Apple can attest to that after experiencing...

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2012 Nexus 7 gets New Android Lollipop Build
Dec29

2012 Nexus 7 gets New Android Lollipop Build

The 2012 Nexus 7 Wi-Fi may be getting old, but Google is still lavishing its small tablet with new software updates, the latest being Android 5.0.1 Lollipop. The company posted factory images a few days ago and is now pushing out the update in the form of an OTA.zip. You can pull the file yourself by hitting the link, or just wait for it to show up on your device in the form of an over the air update. Let us know how the new software...

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Android One Expands to More Countries
Dec23

Android One Expands to More Countries

However, the company is in for the long haul and believes in the project and is now sending Android One to other Asian markets; Bangladesh, Nepal, and Sri Lanka. However, there will be a slew of new products (just one), instead the Indian Android One smartphones will be unveiled in those new countries. There are not many differentiators between those smartphones made by Micromax, Spice, and Karbonn. Although, Bangladeshi smartphone...

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Samsung’s Market Slide While Apple and Xiaomi Grow
Dec16

Samsung’s Market Slide While Apple and Xiaomi Grow

The smartphone boom does not seem to be slowing down anywhere in the world as 20% more devices were sold during the third quarter compared to the second three month period of the year. The data was gathered by respected market researchers Gartner. The company found that 310 million smartphones were sold during the last quarter, while good old feature phones continue to fall in the market as more and more budget smartphones are made....

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Samsung Galaxy S4 GPE Gets Android 5.0 Lollipop
Dec13

Samsung Galaxy S4 GPE Gets Android 5.0 Lollipop

Android 5.0 Lollipop has already landed on a number of smartphones and the odd tablet, with even some third party companies getting the latest and greatest from Google, such as Motorola and LG. The new software is now arriving on the Samsung Galaxy S4 Google Play Edition, the version of Sammy's 2013 flagship that runs the stock Android experience as Google intended it. The software is available for download now. Just in case you are...

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Cyanogen Responds to OnePlus/Micromax Confusion, Not CyanogenMod for OnePlus in India
Dec09

Cyanogen Responds to OnePlus/Micromax Confusion, Not CyanogenMod for OnePlus in India

The bizarre story behind the OnePlus One, Micromax, and CyanogenMod in India has added a new chapter as Cyanogen Inc. said it would fulfil its accord with Micromax in the country. The messy saga has been confusing and also laughable from all sides, but for those who are not familiar, here’s what has happened so far. Cyanogen Inc. created a deal with new Chinese start-up company OnePlus giving the OEM the right to use the CyanogenMod...

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