Android Army

Future versions of Google Now will work offline and learn your preferences

Google Now is a great assistant, but it's about to get better. A recent paper from Google suggests that the company is working on a version of its assistant that is able to work without being connected to the Internet.

You can finally buy Samsung's gorgeous Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge in stores

Ready to get a Samsung Galaxy S7 or S7 Edge in your hand? Here are the carriers and retailers that are launching the smartphone. The phones are now available to buy in stores as well as online.

T-Mobile makes a big splash for Samsung’s Galaxy S7

Samsung's Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge are about to officially launch, and T-Mobile isn't holding back the hype. Times Square was lit up magenta today to promote a VR experience with Samsung's Gear VR headset, along with the Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge…

Not all Galaxy S7 models have the same camera

Much like with the Galaxy S6 duo last year, Samsung used more than one camera sensor for the Galaxy S7 duo this year. Because of this, we expect Samsung's rationale to be consistent with its defense last year.

If you say you're a developer, you can get the Google Pixel C for $375

The Android N developer preview is not out, but if you're a developer you might want a new device to get started with the new software. Well, Google is offering the Pixel C tablet for a discounted price of only $375.

This offline GPS maps app almost covers the entire planet, minus a handful of islands 1:32

Traveling to a remote part of the world but don't know how to get there? Sygic offers offline maps for "every United Nations recognized state," making it the perfect solution for the avid traveler.
Social Media

Facebook Lite reaches 100 million users, now its fastest-growing app

While the standard Facebook app may be one of the most popular apps in the world, another app is growing at a faster rate: Facebook Lite. Facebook says the stripped-down app now has 100 million users worldwide.

Leaks suggest Lenovo will soon release an Android 2-in-1 laptop

A recent leak suggests Lenovo has an Android laptop on the way with a 10-inch, full HD display, 2GB of memory, 32GB of storage, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, and an Intel Cherry Trail processor.

Samsung Pay not on the Verizon Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge, but you can download it

Looking for Samsung Pay on your Verizon Galaxy S7 or S7 Edge? Well stop looking because it isn't there. Apparently Verizon told Samsung to get rid of it, but you can still download it.

Buy one Samsung Galaxy S7 or S7 Edge, and T-Mobile will give you another one for free

T-Mobile is just bringing more fun to the party. Beginning Thursday, the Un-carrier is offering customers a buy one get one free deal with the purchase of either the Samsung Galaxy S7 or the Galaxy S7 edge.

Not ready to buy the CheetahPhone? Try the UI out beforehand using CM Launcher 3D

Cheetah Mobile has launched CM Launcher 3D, a standalone version of the launcher installed on the CheetahPhone. It has the same flashy 3D graphics, and potential speed benefits, but sadly all the ads too.

Walabot 3D-imaging scanner gives you X-ray vision

We spoke with Vayyar and got a demo of the forthcoming 3D-imaging scanner, Walabot, which works with your Android smartphone to see through walls, track movement, measure depth, and more.