New Android phone? Take a peek at its settings. So many categories, so many options within those categories. It’s enough to make your head swim.
And you might find yourself wondering, are the factory settings ideal? Right out of the box, is your new phone really configured for optimal performance, productivity and battery life?
Continue reading 5 settings every new Android owner should change
Android Marshmallow is here (for some). There are battery life improvements, greater app permission controls, standardized support for fingerprint scanners, more granular volume controls, USB-C support and new Google Now features, all part of a mix that makes this an exciting upgrade for users. But is your phone actually going to get it?
Continue reading Android 6 Marshmallow update is out now
Did you as a Consumer thinking of encryption when you decide to buy a mobile? According to a report in The Wall Street Journal about 95 percent of all iPhones are encrypted, compared with less than 10 percent of Android phones, iPhone owners much more likely to use encryption than Android users, Where Most Android phones are not encrypted, either by user choice or manufacturer design.
Continue reading Android vs iOS in Encryption
Project Fi is the mobile phone service by Google that relies on Wi-Fi hotspots for connectivity, is now available to everyone without an invite. That is, of course, assuming you have a Nexus 6, 6P, or 5X smartphone. And you’ll still have to be a U.S. customer Relevant Products/Services to take advantage of the offering.
Continue reading Google Opens Project Fi to Everyone in U.S.
5G aims to be 100 times faster than our current wireless technology and even speedier than what Google Fiber offers through a physical connection to the home.
Continue reading Talking about 5G. Why should I care?
EarlGrey is a functional user interface testing framework for Apple iOS apps that has been introduced by Google.
Continue reading Google Gives iOS Devs Open Source EarlGrey Testing Tool
Google is moving forward with its plans to allow Bluetooth beacons to broadcast location-based information and URLs to your phone.
Continue reading Chrome for Android Will Soon Alert Users to Bluetooth Beacons
A new feature has been introduced from Google allows Android users to simply type ‘find my phone’ into a Google search box to find their lost or missing smartphone.
Continue reading Google ‘find my phone’ to locate your missing Android device
EE’s 4G network was initially available on devices like the iPhone 5 and HTC One XL
Today (October 30) marks the three-year anniversary since EE became the first UK operator to launch 4G connectivity in Britain.
Continue reading Today (October 30) marks the third anniversary since EE became the first UK operator to launch 4G connectivity
Nokia CEO Rajeev Suri opened the door on diversifying into new areas and moving “beyond operators” following its Alcatel-Lucent acquisition, while describing the joint company “as the western alternative to Huawei” in an interview with the Economic Times (ET).
Continue reading Nokia is the “western alternative to Huawei” – Suri