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Samsung Galaxy S8 Active: Why?

by Joshua Vergara 10 hours ago0 comments

Here’s how we’re already living in 1984

by Adam Sinicki 13 hours ago0 comments

Are smartphones still getting faster? Does Moore’s law still apply?

by Adam Sinicki 1 day ago0 comments

The history of Android OS: its name, origin and more

by John Callaham 3 days ago0 comments
23 articles

Android 6.0 Marshmallow features

Plenty of new features and capabilities have been introduced with Android 6.0 Marshmallow, and our goal is to tell you all about the hottest new goodies in this post. Shall we get started?
by Edgar CervantesJune 14, 201750

Don’t want Assistant? You can still use Now on Tap instead, even on the Pixel

Not impressed with Google Assistant, and would rather keep Now on Tap for whatever reason? At least for now, that’s totally possible with an easy ‘hack’.
by Andrew GrushMarch 10, 201747

10 best personal assistant apps for Android

Ever since Siri came out, the Android world has wanted one like it. Now there are dozens. Here are the best personal assistant apps for Android!
by Joe HindyNovember 21, 201624

Now on Tap gets a new name in latest Google app beta, adds In Apps home screen shortcut

If you're currently enrolled in the Google app beta testing program, you may notice a few changes after updating to the latest version.
by Jimmy WestenbergSeptember 20, 20162
 
 

New teardown reveals upcoming Google Assistant features

A teardown of Google App v6.3 beta has revealed some interesting hints of Google Assistant's functionality, including custom voice commands.
by Kris CarlonAugust 20, 201614

Google Now on Tap experiments with Now cards

Since searches are kind of hit-and-miss with Google Now on Tap, it looks like the search giant is playing around with adding Google Now cards to results.
by John DyeAugust 5, 20167

Google Now on Tap update brings Discover mode, text translation from any screen, and more

Google has just announced an update to Now on Tap that will bring handy new features like text translation from any screen, a new Discover mode, and barcode/QR code scanning.
by Jimmy WestenbergJuly 6, 20164

Google Now on Tap is getting quick actions and nearby place suggestions

A new Google Now on Tap feature appears to be rolling out to some users that brings two new rows of shortcuts: quick actions and nearby places.
by Jimmy WestenbergJune 17, 20166

‘Now on Tap’ available without Google Now access

Until now you needed to have the full Google Now system activated including the cards to use Now on Tap. The two systems were interlinked. But not any more!
by Team AAJune 13, 20169

(Update) Google Now on Tap update adds image search and text select

Google has announced an update to Google Now on Tap including text select, image search and a real-time image search using the camera's viewfinder.
by Bogdan PetrovanJune 1, 201617
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