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10 Awesome Ways Android 5.0 Lollipop Makes Your Life Easier

by Michael Kwan - on Dec 17th 2014 - No Comments
Android 5.0 Lollipop on Nexus 6

Each successive generation of the Google Android platform has demonstrated a good deal of growth, evolving the smartphone and tablet experience into what it is today. And just as many of the Android 4.4 KitKat features helped to make your life that much smarter and much more convenient, Android 5.0 Lollipop has gone even further with...

More Free Communication Apps For Android

by Michael Kwan - on Dec 17th 2013 - No Comments
Android Communication Apps for Free

When you sign up for a new cell phone plan to go with your new smartphone, you may only have a limited number of minutes, a limited number of text messages, or a limited amount of wireless data. If you opt for a so-called unlimited plan, there are inherently some limitations. It probably doesn’t include long distance, for example,...

6 Android 4.4 KitKat Features That Improve Your Productivity

by Michael Kwan - on Dec 1st 2013 - No Comments
Google Nexus 5 with Android 4.4 KitKat

Last year, we saw the release of the Google Nexus 4, a fantastic smartphone that also introduced Android 4.2 Jelly Bean. It brought new features like a quick settings menu in the notifications shade and the inclusion of lock screen widgets. This year, Google stuck with LG as its hardware partner to produce the Google Nexus 5 smartphone...

Awesome Android Camera Apps For Better Pictures

by Michael Kwan - on Jul 24th 2013 - No Comments
Android Camera

The cameras on smartphones are getting better and better with each generation. When you look at a device like the Samsung Galaxy S4, for example, you’ll find a very impressive 13-megapixel camera on the back and the pre-installed software lets you do all sorts of interesting things like erase moving objects or take a photo with...

Microsoft Apps For Android Smartphones

by Chris Cairns - on Jun 9th 2013 - No Comments
Microsoft Windows logo

We always hear about how these different tech companies are at each other’s throats, but at the same time, they’re terribly interested in capturing one another’s audiences. That’s why there are so many Google apps for iPhone, for instance. If you happen to have an Android smartphone or tablet, but you’ve...

What You Need To Know About The Google Nexus 4

by Michael Kwan - on Nov 18th 2012 - No Comments
Google Nexus 4 by LG

It used to be that Google just provided the Android operating system, leaving the actual hardware design and manufacturing to the different cell phone companies out there. That changed with the introduction of the original Google Nexus One, which served as a reference design for Android smartphones of that generation. The newest addition...