5 android hacks and apps to turn your device into a futuristic assistant

5 Android Hacks and Apps To Turn Your Device Into A Futuristic Assistant

Smartphones: designed for the 21st century with a 20th century mindset. No matter how advanced technology gets, humans will hold it back, as we want new tech to be usable by the largest number of people possible. Those who are ready to move ahead have to accommodate those who are not. Check out these Android…

Android 4. 4 kitkat and its potential implications

Android 4.4 Kitkat And Its Potential Implications

Google will imminently begin rolling out Kitkat, the latest (and hopefully greatest) version of its ubiquitous mobile operating system. The OS will be introduced with the newly-announced Nexus 5, but, Google claims, will move to other devices fairly rapidly.  In the ever-changing landscape of the smartphone world, let’s consider how things might progress. A Unified Approach…

Refreshing aging android devices: a general primer

Refreshing Aging Android Devices: A General Primer

The first commercial Android handset, the HTC Dream (also known as the T-Mobile G1) paved the way for what came after it, yet by current standards it seems comically non-functional despite only being a little over 5 years old. The smartphone and tablet industry advances so rapidly that a flagship becomes a mid-range option after…

Jellybean now on almost 50% of android devices

Jellybean Now on Almost 50% of Android Devices

As we get closer to Android 4.4 KitKat’s release, fresh data from Google indicates that the problem of fragmentation on Android may be reducing in magnitude. Jellybean is apparently running on almost half of all Android devices right now. Jellybean Dominating According to Google, which maintains statistics and data of all Android devices that connect…

Nokia was testing android on lumia before microsoft deal

Nokia Was Testing Android on Lumia Before Microsoft Deal

Reports have emerged claiming Nokia had been testing Android on its Lumia handsets before the sale of its Devices & Services division to Microsoft. The company reportedly had Android running on its Lumia phones and was strongly considering dumping Windows Phone before the Microsoft deal happened out of nowhere. Android Was Up and Running On…

Htc employees arrested for stealing trade secrets

HTC Employees Arrested for Stealing Trade Secrets

After facing the departure of many executives in May this year, HTC now has more issues to sort out. Many of the company’s designers have been arrested over charges of stealing trade secrets and fraudulent expense claims. Top Level Employees Arrested HTC filed a formal complaint in Taipei, Taiwan, alleging that the employees stole trade…