Cyanogen is getting closer to a stable release of their CyanogenMod 12 OS, today they added a new boot animation to the CM12 nightlies stream, and it is very bright.
Google’s Android TV powered Nexus Player, and the matching game controller, will soon go on sale through online retailers and land on store shelves near you.
This week was all about rumors, as a steady stream of details about Samsung’s and HTC’s next flagships trickled out. We have a good idea of what to expect from the One M9/Hima, with key details including a 20MP camera, larger battery, and an iterative design. Samsung did a little better at keeping the Galaxy S6 under wraps, but we still got a few juicy tidbits about the phone’s design and specifications. In other news, the Snapdragon 810 was in the spotlight, WhatsApp launched its first desktop client and banned 3rd party clients, Google’s plan to become a carrier leaked, and Cyanogen’s CEO revealed his vision of a Google-free operating system.
A clever user over at the XDA forums has found way to root the Sony Xperia Z3 and the Xperia Z3 Compact with locked bootloader.
Verizon boldly proclaims that the company is “a leader, not a follower” and then shoots down the idea of offering a competitive data-roll over plan. Snap.
“We’ve been through hell, but we survived,” an executive told us during one of the company’s regular Frequencies meetups. But can HTC do more than just survive? Can it thrive again?
Cyanogen CEO Kirt McMaster explains his vision for a Cyanogen that would be free of any Google dependency. The company plans to open its own app store within 18 months.
Google has officially addressed the known WebView security bugs we’ve been hearing about lately on older versions of Android. No fix is coming, here is how you protect yourself.
To celebrate Amazon Studio’s award-winning Transparent comedy show, subscriptions to Amazon Prime will be available for only $72 this Saturday, January 24th.
Spotify’s update to version 2.0 brings some much needed performance improvements to the Android application including quicker startup times and seamless audio playback when receiving notifications.