Benchmarks

Snapdragon 835 tops all competitors in benchmark tests

Chipset manufacturers love to talk a big game about how their chips are the fastest and most efficient in all the lands. And more often than not, that is true for at least a short amount of time. So, it’s no secret that Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 835 follows that same track. It’s the newest, freshest, biggest …

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Sony helped Google improve wireless audio quality in Android O

Sony helped Google improve wireless audio quality in Android O thanks to their LDAC audio coding technology. Sony’s technology allows for drastically higher bitrates to be transferred over Bluetooth and while all Android OEMs can now take advantage of this, there’s just one small catch…

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10 Tips & Tricks to get the most out of Google Calendar

Google Calendar is arguably the biggest advancement in calendars since they started printing them out with cat photos. To get the most out of this powerful productivity tool, there are a few tips and tricks you should know about.

Live on the edge

How to install Android O on your Pixel or Nexus

Along with a plethora of new features, Google has also released factory images for the developer preview. If you’ve got a craving for some Android O, you can install the factory images on the Pixel and Nexus devices.

Coming Soon

When can we expect the Android O Beta to arrive?

The Android O Developer Preview is available today, but only in its early alpha form. That means if you want to try it out, you’ll have to flash the factory images. So when can we expect the Android O Beta to arrive? Here’s the timeline.

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10 Best Android Wallpaper Apps

Android has literally thousands of apps that can provide cool and unique wallpapers for your phone. It can be hard to find the apps that are actually good. We’ve compiled a list of 10 wallpaper apps that really shine.

Switch could have run Android

Nintendo wanted Cyanogen to create an OS for the Switch

We covered the “NX” for a while because it was rumored to be based on Android. Nintendo eventually denied the rumors, but now it looks like there may have been some truth behind them.

Polls and Discussions

Which Samsung Galaxy S8 are you buying? [POLL]

While we’d always advise folks not to make purchase decisions on a phone until official details are made apparent, the Galaxy S8 has been in the spotlight so much to this point that we know almost everything there is to know about it. Even Samsung is starting to confirm its features ahead of the full …

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How to view Android notifications, reply to SMS from your computer

Want to view your smartphone notifications on your computer, send a text from your computer or seamlessly transfer files between your Android device and your computer? We’ll show you how to do all that and more with the help of Pushbullet.

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The Android Phone with the Best Battery Life [September 2016]

Battery life is a prime talking point when considering which smartphone you want to spend hundreds of dollars on, so it’s understandable to give it some heavy weight in your overall decision. To help you out, we’re presenting the Android phones with the best battery life.