Bogdan Petrovan(2706 posts)

Bogdan is a senior editor with Android Authority, passionate about technology, travel, and all things fantasy. Write to him, find him on Twitter, or on Google Plus. And remember - we live in the future!

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Now available in India, Gionee Marathon M5 Plus has a 5,020-mAh battery

by: Bogdan PetrovanMay 19, 2016
There’s no shortage of large phones in the Indian market. But you’ll be hard pressed to find a device with a 5020-mAh battery!
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Google Play Services 9.0 makes it easier for developers to show ads in their apps

by: Bogdan PetrovanMay 19, 2016
Along a major update to the Firebase app development platform, Google launched a new version of its SDK framework, Play Services.

2012 Acer-Alibaba incident may come back to haunt Google

by: Bogdan PetrovanMay 19, 2016
The strong-arm tactics that Google employed against Alibaba and Acer four years ago could come back to haunt the creator of Android.
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Major expansion coming to Google’s Firebase app development platform

by: Bogdan PetrovanMay 19, 2016
Firebase is gaining powerful new features, improvements to existing functionality, and integrations with Google’s suite of development tools and services.

Hangouts is not going away, says Google

by: Bogdan PetrovanMay 19, 2016
Allo, Google’s new mobile messaging app, brims with intelligence. It looks great as well. It has “Hangouts killer” written all over it. But Hangouts is here to stay, according to Google.
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Google announces Allo, a feature-rich new messaging app (Update: pre-register now)

by: Bogdan PetrovanMay 18, 2016
At Google I/O 2016, the Mountain View just announced a brand new messaging app called Allo.
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(Update: Preview Available now) Android Wear 2.0 launched: standalone apps, supercharged watch faces, and more

by: Bogdan PetrovanMay 18, 2016
Google wants to inject more energy into the Android Wear ecosystem, by adding new features and reworking a number of key experiences.

Join us for the Google I/O 2016 live blog and live stream (from 10AM PT)

by: Bogdan PetrovanMay 18, 2016
The Google I/O 2016 keynote is definitely worth your time. If you have the time, watch the live stream right here or follow our live blog.
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Fitbit can now track your activity from your Nexus 6P/5X, no wearable needed

by: Bogdan PetrovanMay 18, 2016
In the latest update to its Android app, Fitbit added MobileTrack support for the Nexus 6P and Nexus 5X, both of which feature the Android Sensor Hub coprocessor.
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Samsung’s S Note app is now in the Play Store

by: Bogdan PetrovanMay 18, 2016
When it comes to unbundling apps, Google took the lead, and Android manufacturers have followed it closely. The latest one is Samsung, who just uploaded a key app of the Galaxy Note series to the Play Store.
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