It looks like there’s another manufacturer in the cloning business about to give infamous clone manufacturer GooPhone a run for its money. Chinese company No.1 has just launched its No.1 S7 Android smartphone that clones the recently released Samsung Galaxy S5. No.1 has in fact previously announced that it will be releasing an S5 clone even before the launch of the S5 and the company has delivered on its promise. Despite having a similar appearance and even the waterproof feature the No.1 S7 can’t really compete against the Galaxy...

When Sony announced the Xperia Z2 and Z2 tablet the company also promised that it would give owners of the said devices access to exclusive content. This includes free downloads of six movies and eight PlayStation mobile games. Those who bought these devices may now be able to claim their free content however it is only applicable to select countries and the movie titles may differ depending in which country you are in. You will need the Xperia Lounge app to claim your free content then you will need another app called Pass to redeem...

Just recently an app was released over at the Google Play store that was supposed to protect Android devices from nasty viruses. The app called Virus Shield cost $3.99 to download which in less than a week made it to the top of the charts garnering more than 10,000 downloads. Unknown to consumers the app really did nothing and simply displayed a few images and a toggle which was discovered by Artem Russakovskii and several other readers of AndroidPolice. Ever since it was reported that Virus Shield really did nothing it was pulled out...

It is the tenth part of our Samsung Galaxy S3 Problems and Solutions but thousands of emails were left unanswered. It seems like the Android 4.3 update rolled out late last year brought a lot of problems rather than fixes. If you have a problem with your Samsung Galaxy S3 and want to fix it, please browse through this post to see if I’ve already addressed it. You may also browse through the first nine parts of this series. Links are provided after the break. Samsung Galaxy S3 Problems After Android 4.3 Update [Part 1] [Part 2] [Part...

A report recently released by research firm Consumer Intelligence Research Partners (CIRP) shows Google’s Android operating system dominating the U.S. market. Android grabbed 53 percent of all smartphone activations for the said time period while iOS only had 42 percent smartphone activations. Windows Phone and   BlackBerry OS only have 1 percent each while basic phone activations stood at 3 percent. The CIRP data only shows activations and not on the actual number of devices running on Android and iOS. If the actual number were included...

When it comes to choosing smartphone brands consumers will usually go with what is popular. The choices usually consist of Samsung, LG, Sony, Motorola, and HTC just to name a few. Then there are other lesser known brands such as Gionee, iOcean, Oppo, Meizu, and Xiaomi. The last company in particular is quite interesting as it has been operating for only 3 years and is currently the 4th biggest brand in China and even has two models in the top ten global best-selling smartphone list as of February 2014. Those living outside of China might...

When choosing a home automation or security system one of the main factors to consider is its ease of use. It really won’t be a good product if the average consumer is going to have a hard time setting it up and using it. This is one of the reasons why several of these devices have not been selling well in the market. A new campaign over at Indiegogo aims to change this by providing a system that almost everyone is familiar with while offering a whole lot more. Meet the ALYT, described as the “the first Android-based self-learning...

Xiaomi has long been expected to launch a new tablet. And according to a new teaser posted by the company, this tablet could be finally unveiled on the 23rd of April. The teaser only reveals the side of the tablet which looks uncannily familiar to the Apple Wireless Keyboard and one of the Lenovo Yoga tablets, which could raise an eyebrow or two at the time of launch. April 23 is also when the OnePlus One is expected to be announced, so it seems like we might be in for a very busy Wednesday. Xiaomi has been building significant interest...