Android Army

Hound, Roger, Anchor, and more: Check out these five apps of the week

Take a look at our top five new apps of the week. Roger is finally out on Android, and SoundHound brought Hound out of private beta. Tech newsletter Morning Reader also released an iOS and Android app, so you can keep up with the latest on…

Samsung might be working on an updated version of the Galaxy Tab 3 Lite

It's rumored that Samsung is currently working on a refreshed version of the Galaxy Tab 3 Lite. According to reports, the tablet will pack more powerful internals and updated software.

New Malware, Accessibility Clickjacking, affects 65% of Android devices

Skycure co-founders Adi Sharabani and Yair Amit revealed that a new kind of malware puts a stunning 500,000,000 Android phones at risk. That's the equivalent of 65 percent of Android devices on the market today.

Amazon backtracks, says 'full-disk encryption' will return in a spring update

In the most recent update for its Fire tablets, Amazon has removed device encryption, a move that could be seen as backwards thinking. But the company has since backtracked and says full-disk encryption will return in a spring update.

The BlackBerry Priv is now available at Verizon with its QWERTY keyboard

The BlackBerry Priv is now available from Verizon, essentially meaning that the device is now available to 80 percent of U.S. customers. The device's main draw is the fact that it is one of the few to offer a physical keyboard.

U.S. launch of Samsung’s Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge upgrade program remains a mystery

Taking a page out of Apple's book, Samsung has unveiled a smartphone leasing program. It's already available in the U.K. and could be launching in South Korea on March 11, but no word on the U.S. just yet.

Boost Mobile offers up to 50 percent off if you ditch AT&T, T-Mobile, or Verizon

Is your monthly wireless bill out of control? Give Boost Mobile a look. Its knocking down rates and including 10GB of high speed data if you switch from AT&T, T-Mobile, or Verizon Wireless.

Look out, Apple Pay – Android Pay and Samsung Pay are growing at a faster rate

Apple Pay has more than double the users that Android Pay and Samsung Pay have, but it also had a one-year head start. What out because Android Pay and Samsung Pay are growing at a faster rate.
Virtual Reality

How the creator of the MP3 is building the future of VR sound

We sat down with the leading developer of mobile VR sound solutions, German-based research firm Fraunhofer Institute. The creator of the MP3, Fraunhofer is now working with Samsung, LG, Google, and others with its open-source 3D surround…
Product Review

Samsung T3 2TB Portable SSD Review

Samsung's T3 is half the size of an iPhone, and the best external SSD you can buy.

Turns out the Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge can move apps to the MicroSD card

Because the Galaxy S7, S7 Edge, and LG G5 don't use Google's new adoptable storage system, it was believed apps couldn't be installed on the MicroSD Card. However, that's not the case for the Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge.