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Apps & Games

DirecTV Now vs Hulu vs PlayStation Vue vs Sling TV vs YouTube TV

by Joe Hindy 2 days ago78 comments
Features

Here's why Google should launch a game streaming service

by John Callaham 16 hours ago2 comments
Events

MWC 2018: Here’s what to expect

by Team AA 22 hours ago15 comments
Features

AT&T rolling out 5G? Who cares?

by C. Scott Brown 1 day ago5 comments
45,790 articles

Why GPL violations are bad – Gary explains

The thing about open source software is that it is equally a social contract as well as a legal agreement. That is why companies that break the open source "contract" are immoral and unjust.
by Gary Sims2 weeks ago

Xiaomi needs to adhere to the rules of Android (Update: kernel source code published)

Today, Xiaomi posted the kernel source code for the Mi A1. This is a consumer win, and hopefully future Xiaomi kernel releases will come at a faster pace.
by C. Scott Brown4 weeks ago

‘Spectre’ and ‘Meltdown’: New CPU vulnerabilities affect most smartphones and computers

Fundamental vulnerabilities in CPU design expose billions of devices to malware and data theft. Here's what you need to know about Spectre and Meltdown.
by Gary SimsJanuary 4, 2018

57% off the complete Linux Academy

Access to the 5-star rated Linux Academy normally costs $348 per year, but this week you can start becoming a pro for far less!
by AA PicksNovember 28, 2017
 
 

Flash Sale: Complete Linux Academy 1-Year Subscription 57% off

Normally, access to the Linux Academy is pretty pricey, but for the next 24 hours, you can get it for more than half off.
by AA PicksOctober 25, 2017

Linux kernel long term support extended to 6 years for Project Treble

Android uses the Long Term Support branch of the Linux kernel, which had 2 years of support. Now the LTS kernel will be supported for 6 years.
by Gary SimsSeptember 29, 2017

Is Android really just Linux? (Video)

"Is Android Linux?" is one of those frustrating questions that seems like it should have a straightforward ‘yes’ or ‘no’ answer, but doesn't.
by Jessica ThornsbyJuly 13, 2017

How to install a Linux desktop on your Android device

Get even more from your Android device by running a desktop OS! There are lots of options including Debian (no root) and full Ubuntu Linux (root).
by Adam SinickiMay 14, 2017

What is virtual memory? – Gary explains

Before virtual reality and virtual currency there was virtual memory. Windows has it, iOS has it and so does Android. What is it and how does it work?
by Gary SimsFebruary 13, 2017

Force stop and clear cache – Gary explains

If you have a problem with an app you might need to do a "Force Stop" and "Clear Cache." But why does that help? What is "Force stop" and what is a cache?
by Gary SimsFebruary 4, 2017
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