Sunday, December 17, 2017

Audio Latency Reduced by Marshmallow – But is it enough?

With each iteration of Android, Google boasts a reduction in audio latency in an effort to finally entice music professionals and music application developers to bring their work over to Android. For...

Android Theming: From OEM Themes to RRO Layers

Uncover the various Layers available to a Themer The root of Android’s charm as a platform lies in its satisfyingly freeing open-source nature, which gives manufacturers, third-party firmware developers, and even end...

Google Glass is now part of Project Aura

Google Glass is in the news again, with a report stating that it is now part of a division called Project Aura*, remaining within Google and not becoming a separate company...

Samsung’s new SmartThings home automation hub arrives next month

After acquiring SmartThings for $200 million last year, Samsung has already developed the second generation of SmartThings home automation hub and sensors. The new tech will be available in September. Last year’s...
Best Apps July 2015

Best new iOS, Android, and Windows Phone apps for July 2015

July is right behind us, and this means that time had come to take a look back at the best new Android, iPhone, and Windows Phone apps that appeared on various...

iPhone 6 Plus vs Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge+

Apple and Samsung's slim and stylish phones compared The Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge+ is a true rival to Apple's iPhone 6 Plus, with phablet-sized dimensions and a stylish premium glass and aluminum...

LG launches the mid-range G Pad 2 8.0

The LG G Pad 2 8.0-inch tablet is now available in South Korea. It should come as a surprise to many, simply because this has been quite the silent launch. The...

Samsung vs. Apple – US court repels Samsung’s appeal against Apple over patent infringements

A US appeals court has rejected Samsung's appeal to reconsider an earlier decision made against the South Korean company. It's alleged Samsung has infringed on multiple Apple patents, covering the company's...

The Galaxy Note5 battery benchmark – Outperforming Note 4 despite smaller battery

Most of you probably won't remember, but we do. When the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 arrived on the scene last year, critics and consumers alike were worried that Samsung used a...

Guide on how to use Google Maps Street View on Android

If you have an Android smartphone or tablet, you've probably noticed that the Google Maps app (which comes pre-installed on most Android devices) includes Street View - a feature that lets...