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How important is your smartphone’s camera quality? [Poll of the Week]

by Jimmy Westenberg 17 hours ago57 comments

Google posts Android 7.1.1 Nougat factory images for Pixel, Pixel XL, Nexus 6P, 5X and more

by Jimmy Westenberg 18 hours ago8 comments

Android Nougat on the OnePlus 3 is impressive, even in beta

by Kris Carlon 3 days ago20 comments

Polar M600 review

by Jimmy Westenberg 5 days ago4 comments
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How to create an SMS app part 2 – intercepting messages, reading contacts and more

This is part 2 of our SMS app tutorial. Here, we look at intercepting messages in the background, organizing contacts, becoming the default app and more!
by Adam SinickiOctober 27, 20166

Google Messenger 2.0 goes live with smart redesign

Google Messenger has been updated from version 1.9 to version 2.0 and has undergone a subtle redesign, with a new icon, new color and new layout.
by Scott Adam GordonOctober 25, 201678

Google will soon let you text companies to communicate with them

Google has been experimenting with click-to-message ads for quite some time now, and it looks like the search giant is finally ready for a broader rollout.
by Brian ReighOctober 18, 201614

How to create an SMS app part one – sending and receiving messages

This is a full tutorial for a simple SMS messaging project. Learn to list, send and intercept messages and get to grips with Android's new permissions! Full code included.
by Adam SinickiOctober 13, 20166

Canadian court rules SMS messages are not necessarily private

The Ontario Court of Appeal ruled that the texts you send in private can be used against you in court, but it doesn't really mean Canadians should be worried about their privacy.
by Brian ReighAugust 10, 20167

Backup your SMS, MMS and call log automatically – Android customization

It is always a good idea to keep all of your data backed up. This Android customization post will help you create an automatic backup of SMS, MMS and your call log.
by Jonathan FeistJune 5, 201635

How to recover deleted text messages on your Android phone

You never get used to that gut-wrenching moment when one realizes a very important SMS message or thread has just been deleted. What do you do now?
by Edgar CervantesMay 25, 20167

10 best SMS apps for Android

SMS and MMS have been the gold standard for text messaging for ages. Don't get left behind and pick up one of the best SMS apps for Android!
by Joe HindyMarch 23, 201676

Primo app offers free calls, SMS, video conferencing and more to 33 countries

Did you know phone calls just turned 140 years old? I had no clue, until the guys from Primo Connect sent us an email about it. Surely, things have changed plenty since then.
by Edgar CervantesMarch 12, 201612

5 Android apps and games you shouldn’t miss this week! – Apps Weekly

Welcome back to Android Apps Weekly! This week it's about Final Fantasy IX's release, Facebook SMS, Alto's Adventure, and more Android apps and games news!
by Joe HindyFebruary 14, 201613
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