Google to roll out Android Wear 2.0 overhaul in ‘early February’

Google's highly anticipated update to the Android Wear operating system will arrive in "early February." The visual overhaul and improved features are expected to reinvigorate the company's smartwatch platform. The post...

Microsoft updates the Skype app on Android and iOS with a modern touch

Microsoft is launching an update to the Skype app that should not only make the app look more modern, but make it a little easier to use too. The update...

Update brings name change: Google rebrands its Android Keyboard app to Gboard

A new update to Google Keyboard -- the default keyboard on Nexus, Pixel, and some Android phones -- rebrands its name to Gboard. If it sounds familiar, that's because it's...

Nokia’s Android phones 2017: Rumors and news leaks

Rumor has it that between two and four Android handsets bearing the Nokia brand will be released in late 2016 or early 2017. Likely to occupy both the low and...

Huawei's Flagship Has A Big Brother, And A Big Price Tag

A new leak from Venturebeat reveals the Mate 9 -- codenamed “Manhattan” -- will have a big brother, aptly codenamed “Long Island,” which will be released as the Mate 9...

Why does a $600 phone have last year’s processor? The many follies of HTC’s...

HTC needs a new hit. Its last flagship, the HTC 10, was released in May and was a critical success — but AT&T recused itself from selling it, and T-Mobile pulled the...

Skip the line at Walmart with the new Scan & Go app, now available...

Standing in line at Walmart will soon be a thing of the past. After years of only gracing iPhone users with the option of paying as you with the Walmart...

Opera Max update adds privacy tools but annoys some users

Opera has rolled out a set of privacy features to its data-saving proxy for Android, Opera Max. It’s now billing it as a “data management and privacy app”. The company previewed the new privacy...

Google’s Android 7.1 Developer Preview starts rolling out to beta testers

 No major surprises here: Earlier this month, Google announced that the Android 7.1 Nougat Developer Preview and its SDK tools would roll out to developers sometime later this month — and now that...

‘Super Plumber Man’? ‘Super Mario Run’ knockoffs are already on Google Play

Super Mario Run is projected to be a huge success and knockoffs have started appearing on Android. But you probably shouldn't download them or find other ways around the restrictions....