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Google I/O attendees receive not one, but two Android Wear device...

A focus on Android Wear meant Google was eager to get new wearable from partners like LG and Samsung onto the wrists of attendees....

Android TV announced as Google’s next evolution of the smart te...

Ever since the announcement of Google TV at I/O 2010, Google’s aim with their Android-based smart television platform was fuzzy at best. Today things...

Android ‘L’ migrates to ART runtime, abandons Dalvik

As Google previews their next Android release (so far only referred to as ‘L’), we are beginning to learn more not only about a...

PSA: Some Glass Explorers upgrading recently may already have 2GB...

Yesterday the Google Glass team announced upgraded hardware featuring a bump from 1GB of RAM to 2GB. While early adopters are not technically being...

Samsung Galaxy Tab S review

Samsung has finally crafted a tablet deemed worthy of the ’S’ branding so far only associated with the company’s flagship smartphone line, and it’s...

From the Forums: Amazon Fire Phone, Samsung breakup letter, jerk ...

The Android world is never short on excitement, debate, and all the questions that come along with it. This week presented its own lightning...

LG G3 Review

For LG’s G3, simplicity is the focus, and it accomplishes as much with an air of grace that is rare for a smartphone. Choosing...

5 top features of the Amazon Fire Phone

So Amazon just announced the Fire Phone, their first smartphone, but what exactly sets it apart from the pack? Here are our 5 favorite...

Hands on: Samsung Galaxy Tab S

After years of Galaxy Tab this and Galaxy Tab that, Samsung has finally unified their flagship S lineup between smartphone and tablet with the...

Huawei Ascend Mate 2 Review

The Huawei Ascend Mate 2 4G LTE has a name that is matched in size by its substantial frame, and as such won’t be...

Best Android Tablets [June 2014]

May proved to be a slow month for tablet releases, and as such, there hasn’t been much change at the top in our latest...

Best Android Phones [June 2014]

As June begins we enter a period of calm during the smartphone release cycle. Flagship handsets from HTC, LG, and Samsung have all been...

Phandroid Recap: LG G3, Best apps and games, self-driving cars, a...

Summer days are right around the corner and needless to say the Android news is heating up. This week saw the launch of LG’s...

Mobile Roar Podcast 47: Let’s talk about the LG G3

With Joe away on his honeymoon, Chris and Kevin discuss the launch of the LG G3 and its QuadHD display, Google's self-driving car and...

The best Android feature you’re not using: voice commands

If you haven’t checked out Google Now's voice commands in a while or are not acquainted with some of the newer (and very useful...