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Android Silver premium mobiles likely to replace Google Nexus phones

Android Silver premium mobiles likely to replace Google Nexus phones

By 29 April 2014

The rumour mill has been at full blast when it comes to Google's plans to replace Nexus with Android Silver. The plan, apparently confirmed by sources of The Information, is to get rid of the Nexus brand and replace it with high-end Android Silver phones... >>

Which is the best smartphone? HTC One (M8) vs Samsung Galaxy S5 vs Sony Xperia Z2

Which is the best smartphone? HTC One (M8) vs Samsung Galaxy S5 vs Sony Xperia Z2

By 29 April 2014

We've written a lot about the trio of the HTC One (M8), Samsung Galaxy S5 and Sony Xperia Z2. From reviews to comparisons to detailed breakdowns of what the software changes are. But the over-riding question is which is the best? Where should the smart... >>

Popcorn Time, the free Netflix for movie and TV torrents, is coming to Android

Popcorn Time, the free Netflix for movie and TV torrents, is coming to Android

By 29 April 2014

Popcorn Time, the movie and TV streaming website that uses torrents, is coming to Android in the next few days. The legally questionable streaming site was shut down a while back but is now up and running under new management: Get-Popcorn. Not only is... >>

Baldur’s Gate: Enhanced Edition now available on Google Play for Android too

Baldur’s Gate: Enhanced Edition now available on Google Play for Android too

By 18 April 2014

Attention Android RPG fans: Baldur's Gate has come to Android. First published in 1998 and developed by BioWare, Baldur's Gate is a Dungeons and Dragons-style role-playing game for Mac and PC. And now it's available for Android as Baldur's Gate: Enhanced... >>

Facebook's Nearby Friends feature in US lets you find and track friends on a map and vice versa

Facebook's Nearby Friends feature in US lets you find and track friends on a map and vice versa

By 17 April 2014

Possibly a little late to the game, though never too late, Facebook's apps have introduced a Find-My-Friends-like feature in the US called Nearby Friends. But the company has repeatedly stressed one thing about this new feature: it's optional. "Nearby... >>

Flickr apps updated with Instagram-like filters, HD video capture, and more

Flickr apps updated with Instagram-like filters, HD video capture, and more

By 17 April 2014

Flickr 3.0 is here. And it brings an overhauled experience to the Flickr photo app for iOS and Android. Apart from the obvious visual changes, Flickr has introduced some fancy features including Instagram-like editing options for photos and videos. You... >>

Background defocus: HTC One M8 vs Samsung Galaxy S5 vs Sony Xperia Z2 vs Google Camera app

Background defocus: HTC One M8 vs Samsung Galaxy S5 vs Sony Xperia Z2 vs Google Camera app

By 17 April 2014

The latest battle in the war of smartphone cameras appears to be for background defocus supremacy. HTC launched the HTC One (M8) with a second sensor for depth detection, perhaps the largest offensive in the bokeh wars. Samsung and Sony both offer background... >>

Leaked LG G3 retail box reveals trendy gold colour for flagship phone

Leaked LG G3 retail box reveals trendy gold colour for flagship phone

By 16 April 2014

LG's next flagship will be a golden-hued smartphone, it's claimed. All the best smartphones at the moment - including the iPhone 5S, Galaxy S5, and HTC One - are available in some short of gold shade. And it appears LG also wants to embrace this flashy... >>

Google Camera app for Android with Lens Blur and Photo Sphere launches

Google Camera app for Android with Lens Blur and Photo Sphere launches

By 16 April 2014

Google has launched a camera app in the Google Play Store. It's called Google Camera. "Today we’re launching Google Camera, a new app for your Android phone or tablet that makes it easy to take quick photos and videos. And being behind the lens just... >>

Google's Helpouts expertise service is now available for iPhone

Google's Helpouts expertise service is now available for iPhone

By 15 April 2014

Google Helpouts is now available for iPhone. You can download the new app on Apple's App Store. Helpouts is an online collaboration service that launched in November. It lets you share your expertise with other users through live video and real-time help... >>