Category Archives: Android

iFive Mini 4s: Nothing Really New

Five Technology revealed a new iPad Mini clone within the past few weeks, the iFive Mini 4s. The full specs are now out and some retailers are selling it.

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Asus ZenPad S3 10: Google Books PDF Test

The Asus ZenPad S3 10 is a new 9.7-inch iPad clone from Asus. It has a hexacore MediaTek CPU, slim design, light weight, and build quality that is world-class. I stopped by B&H Photo last week to see something else … Continue reading

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Android 7.0 And Daydream VR

Android 7 is out today for select Nexus phones. Android 7.0 Nougat review—Do more on your gigantic smartphone Daydream: Android becomes a virtual reality platform For now, we know there will be some kind of accelerometer and gyroscope performance metrics … Continue reading

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Dell Drops Out And Abandons Android Tablets

Dell stops selling Android devices “The slate tablet market is over-saturated and is experiencing declining demand from consumers, so we’ve decided to discontinue the Android-based Venue tablet line,” a Dell spokesman said in an e-mail. They’ll continue with Windows-based 2-in-1 … Continue reading

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Android N Is For Nougat And I Hate All Of You

You didn’t stuff the ballot box for Neko. So it’s Android Nougat. Sit there in your shame and disgrace. Burn. Previously here: Vote For Android NEKO!

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Android Instant Apps

This is arguably the biggest announcement today at Google I/O 2016. I wonder how many people will recognize that? Google has taken a huge step towards what I call Blank Hardware. This is fantastic news for phone makers in China, … Continue reading

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Google Recycles “Daydream” For VR

That embarrassing post of mine came in handy after all.

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Vote For Android NEKO!

I submitted an idea for what #Android should #NameAndroidN. Add your idea too! Vote for NEKO!!

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Graffiti Pro For Android: Now Free And Improved

Thanks to @wn2zi for alerting me. Graffiti Pro for Android

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Video: Xiaomi MiPad 2 Hacked For Windows/Android Dual-OS

The same person who pointed to hacking the MiPad 2 to make it dual-OS has posted a video showing it in action. The above screen is one of the unappealing contortions to make it boot two different OSes.

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