Don't-Miss Android Stories

yahoo livetext samples

Yahoo Livetext offers texting with video...without sound

Can you hear me now? Not if you use this app.


Google Maps' new 'Your Timeline' feature helps you track your travel history

Your Timeline shows you where you've been on any given day if you're storing your location history with Google.


Unreality check: The made-up case against Tim Cook

Tim Cook must go! Because of many made-up and inaccurate reasons!


Survey sickness: Smartphone surveys are not all created equal

Read the fine print on smartphone surveys before you start to panic.

bittorrent shoot

BitTorrent Shoot's easy, Bump-like photo sharing spans all major mobile platforms

BitTorrent has a new app that makes it easier to share photos and videos with friends on different mobile platforms.

facebook moments

Facebook releases a separate app for private photo sharing

Moments will automatically detect people's friends in their smartphone camera roll.

watchos 2 siri

Here's how the Siri of iOS 9 will push ahead of Google Now and Cortana

When Siri arrives as part of iOS 9 this fall, it'll be with new features that should make Google Now and Cortana take notice. Here are the standouts, from Spotlight to deeper app integration and more.

ios9 move to ios from android

Apple creates 'Move to iOS' app to pull Android users away from Google

The new app will let Android switchers transfer all kinds of data and media from their old phone to a new iPhone.


Express yourself: But why does it always have to be about Apple?

Because everything is Apple's fault is why.

shazam visual

Shazam's expansion to visual scanning is all about marketing

Shazam will be the next contestant in the attempt to popularize QR-like codes embedded in posters, print ads, and postcards.


A broken record: Marketshare predictions continue to be dumb

The Macalope doesn't know why these firms keep doing this. He really doesn't.

iphone 6 plus front

Android stutters while iOS shines during Q1

A slowing sales growth along with up and coming vendors that want their own user interfaces should worry Google.

thelist selfies primary

11 selfies we all really need to stop taking

There's nothing wrong with taking a picture of yourself. But these particular selifes are totally played-out.



Bogus analogies: Glass and Watch are not the same

Not that that will stop people from trying to equate them.

google maps pee android

Yep, that's the Android mascot peeing on Apple in Google Maps

Now THAT apple will definitely keep doctors away.