Android

There can be only Uno: This Android phone is one of the best bargains of 2015

OnePlus might want to watch its back. The Ubik Uno is a powerful and affordable stock-Android smartphone, but it's plan to build future devices based on consumer feedback is monumental.

Mobile

Cortana for Android leaks, if you want to try it right now

Microsoft has said it's bringing its digital assistant to iOS and Android in the near future, but if you just can't wait for an official release, then check out this leaked preview that has hit the Web.

Mobile

Angry Birds 2 launching later this month for mobile platforms

After countless updates, ports, and spin-offs, Rovio's landmark 2009 mobile hit Angry Birds will at last see a true sequel released for mobile platforms at the end of July.

Gaming

Following a period of exclusivity, HBO Now is finally coming to Android and Amazon devices

After a three-month period of exclusivity, HBO's a la carte streaming service HBO Now is finally coming to Android and Amazon devices. It's live on Android via the Play Store now, and will hit Amazon's Fire line in the "coming weeks."

Android Army

Here’s how to fix annoying problems with Google Play Games

Google Play Games and Google Play Services are the bane of many an Android gamers' existence. These unmovable Android applications control key features and may need to be updated if you're having problems with games on your device.

How-To

The Marshall London is the smartphone that audiophiles’ dreams are made of

Marshall's London smartphone is meant for audiophiles: it's got dual audio jacks, high-end music processing, and a killer aesthetic that harkens back to the company's classic amplifiers.

Android Army

Yik Yak app steps up its game by introducing photos

Yik Yak, the social app that lets college students anonymously post text-based posts, has announced users will now be able to share photos on the service. Photos must be "mom-safe," and will be approved by moderators before posting.

Mobile

New PushBullet feature for Android lets you send SMS messages from your PC

The PushBullet team announced a new feature that lets Android users send and receive SMS messages via a paired computer. Like iMessage, conversation history is synced across devices.

Android Army

Book last-minute travel deals with Booking Now for Android

Have you been dying to book a vacation this summer, but haven’t had time because you are too busy working? Hotel website Booking.com has launched Booking Now for Android, which aims to help you find last-minute hotel room deals nearby.

Mobile

Your favorite ’80s brand, Commodore, is back (kinda) with a mid-range smartphone

After laying dormant for a couple of years, Commodore has returned ... sorta. Two Italian entrepreneurs bought the rights to the Commodore name, which is how the pair will launch the Commodore PET, a mid-range Android smartphone.

Mobile

If you don’t toggle this setting, Google Photos on Android will continue to upload pictures even when uninstalled

If you don't toggle the right setting, Google Photos on Android can upload pictures even if you uninstall the app. That's thanks to the way the service handles backups.

Android Army

BlackBerry buys two Android-centric domain names, reveals more details about partnership

The rumor mill built around the prospect of an Android-powered BlackBerry smartphone is in full force this week after the revelation that BlackBerry has purchased two Android-centric domain names: AndroidSecured.com and AndroidSecured.net.

Mobile

Google releases Android M Developer Preview 2 for supported Nexus devices

Google has released the first update to its Android M Developer Preview, Preview 2, and it packs a number of fixes and changes. Most notable are the reworked app drawer and Memory settings screen.

Android Army

DeNA’s first Nintendo-licensed mobile game will launch this year

Nintendo's first officially licensed mobile game will premiere by the end of this year, with four additional titles expected to launch by April of 2017. All five will draw from different, extant Nintendo franchises.

Gaming