Remember that ad Samsung ran earlier this year mocking iPhone 5 fans for standing in line for a smartphone when “the next big thing” (aka Galaxy S III) is already here? Yeah, well, according to Visible Measures (a video advertising …Read More »
Aside from the United States where iPhone pulled in just above Android by the end of October, more Android devices are sold worldwide than iPhones and iPads. Despite having more devices out there, however, iOS still dominates Android when it …Read More »
Android dominates globally — no one will question that. Even in the United States, before the release of the iPhone 5, Android smartphones sold more than iPhone. With the release of the iPhone 5, however, Apple has regained the crown.…Read More »
[Android] Snapseed is a user-friendly photo editor that allows you to enhance, transform, and share photos
Snappseed is a user-friendly photo editor that allows you full control over your photos. This app is great for those who do not understand photo editors. It is also great for those who don’t need complicated effects and just want …Read More »
Samsung is pushing ‘Premium Suite’ update to Galaxy S III users, brings multi-window support and more
“Hey, that’s not a Samsung Galaxy S III, that’s a Galaxy Note!” might be your initial reaction when you see the potentially mismatched headline and image, but, trust me, this was done on purpose. The ‘Premium Suite’ update that Galaxy …Read More »
Back in July we reported Apple and Microsoft were teaming up against Google, Samsung, and other Android manufacturers to buy Kodak patents. Turns out that no longer holds true.
According to a Bloomberg report, Apple and Google are joining forces …Read More »
TrueCaller is an app that will attempt to show you who is calling you when the number is not in your contacts. This is great for those who get calls from unknown numbers repeatedly. It is becoming more popular due …Read More »
Changelog Droid is an interesting app that allows you to see before and after updates for all of your apps. This app is perfect for those times when you need to see the support that the developer has been giving …Read More »
Launcher8 is a program that will modify your interface to behave similarly to Windows Phone 8. This app is great for those who frequently grow tired of Android’s interface. It also great for those who secretly want a Windows Phone …Read More »
NeroKwik is a useful program that will allow you to easily backup (to the cloud) via sync and share all of your photos. This app could be useful for people who have difficulty sharing photos with friends and relatives that …Read More »
Experience multi-tasking at a whole new level with SwitchApps, an app designed to make multi-tasking easier and more intuitive. This app is perfect for power users who are underwhelmed by Google’s stock multi-tasking. It is also great for users who …Read More »
Smart Volume Control is an app designed to give you total and complete control over all of the volumes on your phone. This app is perfect for people who need to constantly have different volumes on their phone. It is …Read More »
[Android] Advanced Mobile Care comes with 7 useful tools to optimize smartphone performance and increase security
Advanced Mobile Care is an app designed to improve the overall usability of your mobile device. This app is great for those who have difficulty keeping up with their phone. It is also great for those who are tired of …Read More »
Police Scanner is a cool app that will allow you to keep up with multiple scanners in your area. This is great for people who want to keep track of certain events going on around them, It is also great …Read More »
Edit documents (e.g. Word files) and spreadsheets (e.g. Excel files) on Android and iOS with updated Google Drive app
Google Drive, Google’s cloud storage service, superseded Google Docs on Android and iOS. However, while Google Drive allowed users to upload and storage documents, spreadsheets, and files in the cloud, for the longest time it couldn’t edit those documents like …Read More »
You may have noticed something peculiar happening to reviews for apps, games, movies, TV shows, books, songs, and magazine reviews on Google Play Store: most of the reviews are now by “A Google User” instead of a specific person. Why …Read More »
aTorrent is an app designed to download torrent files directly onto your phone. This app is great for people who frequently uses bitTorrent software and wish to continue the experience on their Android device.…
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How to root ASUS Transformer Pad TF300T, unlock bootloader, and install ClockworkMod Recovery [Guide]
So you have a brand new, shiny ASUS Transformer Pad TF300T and you want to root it. No worries, because this guide shows you exactly how to do that!
Disclaimer: This guide is intended as a helpful “how to”. dotTech …Read More »
Cugga App Market is a unique way to find new apps. This market is perfect for those who have difficulty finding apps that reflect their current status. It is also great for those who need a more personal way of …Read More »
Appsyncer an application designed to make having multiple devices easier. This app is perfect for people who have trouble juggling the same apps on multiple devices. It is also great for people who do not like having to re-download all …Read More »
Battery life important to you? Motorola’s Droid Razr MAXX HD provides the best battery life out of all phones — it even beats iPhone 5 and Galaxy S III
If mobile devices had unlimited, never ending power supplies… that would make me shat my pants. Unfortunately (fortunately?), there is no such thing as an unlimited, never ending power supply for a mobile device (yet). However, Motorola Droid Razr MAXX …Read More »
Facebook has official apps for iOS and Android. The Facebook app on Android is, frankly speaking, crap. How does Facebook planning on making its Android app not crap? By getting its employees to use Android.
In the world of companies …Read More »
Wired is a unique game that will challenge you in a very unique way. This puzzle game will be great for visual people who love tricky visual puzzles. It will also be fantastic for people who have grown tired of …Read More »
How to disable lockscreen widgets and camera access on all Android 4.2 Jelly Bean and higher devices (Nexus 4, Nexus 10, Nexus 7, etc.) [Guide]
Two of the many new features in Android 4.2 Jelly Bean are lockscreen widgets and direct camera access from the lockscreen (without having to unlock your device). If you have a device on Android 4.2 Jelly Bean or higher, you …Read More »
Google may not advertise 4G LTE as a feature on the Nexus 4 but, as dotTech has already shown you, Nexus 4 does indeed have a 4G LTE chip built into the phone. As it turns out, it is possible …Read More »
Slice is a great puzzle game using a unique concept and set of controls. This game is great for those who are looking for a unique game with a simple concept. It is designed for those looking to add a …Read More »
HTC says it is not paying Apple $6-8 per phone, and court tells Apple to reveal details of Apple-HTC agreement to Samsung
Last week HTC and Apple signed a 10-year cross-licensing agreement allowing them to use each others patented technology. While the official details about the agreement were not released, an analyst estimated HTC would pay Apple $6-$8 per Android device sold. …Read More »
Would you want Apple apps like iPhoto, iMovie, Garage Band and iWork suite on your Android advice? I know I wouldn’t mind would probably even pay for apps, assuming they are quality.
One malicious “developer” clearly thinks the same and …Read More »
Bloons TD 4 is an extremely popular web-based game that was recently ported to Android. It is a tower defense game and follows typical tower defense gameplay. This game will be a big hit for those who are familiar with …Read More »
Enjoy your Amazon 8.9-inch Kindle Fire HD? I bet you will enjoy it more once it is rooted. This guide will show you how to root it!
Disclaimer: This guide is intended as a helpful “how to”. dotTech and its …Read More »
Qello is a unique app that will give access to tons of concert footage from your favorite band. This app is perfect for those who prefer watching a real concert as opposed to listening to studio recordings.…
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iFixit has got their hands on a Nexus 4 and took it apart. Most of what they found was expected: NFC, battery, GSM/EDGE chips, processor, etc. One thing, however, did surprise — an LTE chip.
According to the iFixit teardown, …Read More »
To say that Google’s Android phones are a hit in China might be understating it, with news from Analysys International surfacing that Android-equipped smartphones have surpassed the 90 percent mark in the crucial market of China. This is even higher …Read More »