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Friday, 12 Feb 2016

Acer to bundle Microsoft Office apps on its Android smartphones and tablets

Acer to bundle Microsoft Office apps on its Android smartphones and tablets

From the second half of this year, Acer's Android smartphones and tablets will be bundled with Microsoft Office apps.

Tuesday, 9 Feb 2016

Uninstalling the Facebook app can save up to 20% of battery life on your phone

Uninstalling the Facebook app can save up to 20% of battery life on your phone

Tests done by Reddit users and The Guardian reveal that the Facebook app is draining battery on your iPhone or Android phone even when it is running in the background. Read on to find out more!

Friday, 5 Feb 2016

Tim Cook hints that more Apple apps could join Apple Music on Android

Tim Cook hints that more Apple apps could join Apple Music on Android

At a recent town hall for Apple employees, CEO Tim Cook reportedly hinted that more Apple apps and services could eventually arrive on Google's rival mobile OS.

Thursday, 4 Feb 2016

Microsoft acquires British keyboard app company SwiftKey

Microsoft acquires British keyboard app company SwiftKey

Microsoft has confirmed that it’s acquired SwiftKey, a highly popular software keyboard used on some 300 million Android and iOS devices.

Wednesday, 3 Feb 2016

BlackBerry will reportedly phase out BlackBerry 10 in favor of Android

BlackBerry will reportedly phase out BlackBerry 10 in favor of Android

A senior BlackBerry executive reportedly told The Economic Times that the company is planning to have only one mobile platform, Android for its smartphones in the future. Find out why in this article!

Friday, 22 Jan 2016

Pink Gold Samsung Galaxy Note 5 now available in Singapore!

Pink Gold Samsung Galaxy Note 5 now available in Singapore!

It’s not just the Koreans who get to have this now.

Google paid US$1 billion to keep Search Bar on Apple iPhones

Google paid US$1 billion to keep Search Bar on Apple iPhones

Google’s court proceedings reveal more details about their money matters, with the latest snippet about how Apple benefits from Google’s search tool.

Oracle just revealed how much Google has earned from Android

Oracle just revealed how much Google has earned from Android

An Oracle lawyer just revealed how much Google has made from its Android operating system since it rolled out in 2008. These figures were intended to be confidential, so Google isn't too happy about it.

Wednesday, 20 Jan 2016

HTC rumored to be making two Nexus smartphones this year

HTC rumored to be making two Nexus smartphones this year

A reliable tipster on Weibo claims that HTC is chosen by Google to manufacture two Nexus smartphones this year.

Friday, 15 Jan 2016

The fastest smartphone in 2015 based on AnTuTu benchmark is not an Android

The fastest smartphone in 2015 based on AnTuTu benchmark is not an Android

Cross-platform benchmarking app AnTuTu just published the top 10 fastest smartphones of 2015 and the leader is not an Android. Read on to find out more!

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