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Google and LG’s Nexus Android 4.2 Smartphone Revealed in Crystal Clear Leaked Photos

We have been hearing various rumors about the upcoming LG Nexus smartphone for a long time now. Earlier this week, there were rumors circling around the web claiming that the next Google Nexus smartphone would be a remodeled LG Optimus G. But now it looks like folks over at Russian website Onliner have gotten their hands on a prototype unit of LG Nexus. They have …

Angry Birds Star Wars Coming to iOS, Android, Windows and Mac on November 8th!

Angry birds fans rejoice! Rovio makers have joined hands with Lucasfilm Ltd. (the makers of Star Wars movie franchise) to create a new version of Angry Birds. Today, the company officially announced that  the upcoming version of its famous game, Angry Bird Start Wars, would be launched on 8th of November and would be available for iOS, Android, Amazon Kindle Fire, Mac, Windows Phone and …

Android 4.2 Rumoured Features: Customisation Center, Improved Google Now, Project Road Runner and More

Android 4.2 announcement is just around the corner if rumours circling around the web are to be believed. While many Android devices lag behind in getting the latest OS updates (Ice Cream Sandwich (ICS) and Jelly Bean are still not available on a huge majority of devices), Google is going to reveal a new version of Android very soon. Rumoured new features in Android 4.2 …

Optimus G Inspired LG Nexus Smartphone Rumoured To Launch Next Month With Google’s Android 4.2 Update

Over a year ago, Google released its flagship Galaxy Nexus phone in collaboration with Samsung but it looks like they have now given LG the rights to build the next Nexus branded smartphone. Rumors from multiple sources claim that the LG made Nexus branded smartphone would be inspired from its flagship smartphone, the LG Optimus G.

Bug in Samsung’s TouchWiz for Android Allows Devices To Be Factory Reset By Just Visiting a Web Link

Samsung seems to love being in the news no matter the reason be good or bad. Unfortunately for them, this time, it’s yet another bad reason. As it turns out, a flaw has been discovered in Samsung’s phones which run their own UI framework called TouchWiz which makes it easy for anyone to embed a small piece of code in a link and send it …

Instagram 3.0 Released – Brings Photo Maps, Infinite Scrolling and Redesigned User Profiles and Upload UI

Instagram seems like one of the most popular social networks along with Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, and Google+.  It has managed to gather a huge following who is willing to take low-resolution photos and stylize them with easy to use filters, frames, and effects. Its recent release on Android has just skyrocketed its user base and new users, as well as celebrities, keep on joining it. …

Install Official ICS Android 4.0 for Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 WiFi and 3G Models

After ages of waiting, Samsung has finally released the official Ice Cream Sandwich Android 4.0 update for Galaxy Tab 10.1 users. While users already had access to ICS on this tablet through custom ROMs, but they were missing support for any of the front and rear cameras due to driver issues. Now that the real deal is here, complete with Samsung’s gift to its users, …

How App Encryption in Google Play for Android Jelly Bean Might Reduce Piracy

Many Android users would know that installing apps from sources other than the Google Play (formerly Android Market) is as simple as changing an option in settings. There’s no need to jailbreak your device as is the case with iPhones or install custom ROMs. For those who like to pirate apps, Android has been a piece of heaven. Developers have complained a lot about low …