Looking for ways to get the most out of your S5’s battery day in and day out? Read on. Every smartphone’s clear weakness today is its battery, plain and simple. While there are tons of hypes on how awesome the “specs” of the most recent flagship phones like the number of cores and processors, the colors, brightness and sharpness of displays, and the high number of MPs for front and rear cameras, no single smartphone manufacturer put an the same level of emphasis on the battery, or so it seems. Existing battery...

The Nexus 9 Magic Cover has been available for a few days now, although only through select retail channels. The company has now outed this cover over at Best Buy with a price tag of $49. The cover however is listed as out of stock at the moment, but that could change pretty soon. The Magic Cover for the Nexus 9 has a series of magnets which can interact with the device in multiple ways. It fits pretty snuggly on the device as well, which makes it a decent accessory to have for your priced possession. Considering that it’s listed...

According to a report from Reuters, Google is lobbying car makers to bring a new specialized version of Android directly to vehicles. This will differ from Android Auto in that it will completely replace the stock operating system running on the car. Manufacturers like BMW and Ford have their own customized operating systems and it seems like Google is trying to replace that with this new offering. While it’s impractical to expect car manufacturers to completely ditch their own OS which has probably taken a lot of effort and research...

We’ve heard reports of Samsung’s ChatOn service shutting down before, but here’s official confirmation coming straight from the horse’s mouth. The company has announced the closure of this service, at least in the global markets starting February 2015. However, customers in the U.S. will be able to use this service as usual, although we’re not sure for how long. Samsung makes it clear that users will be able to store all their personal data before the service goes off. Here’s what the company had to...

It is common knowledge by now that the Sony Xperia Z4 will be announced in early 2015. And a new leak courtesy of the recent Sony hack might have just given us our first glimpse of the device. This is supposedly a product placement pitch for the upcoming James Bond flick, Spectre. Interestingly, we’re given a look of two different designs, indicating that these could be early mockups of the future Xperia flagship. Although it’s natural to assume that Sony is going with the tried and tested glass design, this leak reveals the...

Welcome to the 17th part in our series of troubleshooting articles that deal with the HTC One M8. This model is one of the best Android smartphones out in the market today however that does not mean that it does not have its fair share of issues. Although this device is quite stable there are instances when problems do occur. This is where we come in as we provide solutions that would lead to the resolution of these issues. If you own an HTC One M8 or any other Android device for that matter then feel free to send us an email at [email protected]..

It’s the holiday season and quite naturally most of you are looking to do some last minute shopping. Well if you’re looking to get something on the cheap, then this might be worth a quick look. Users can now get the 2014 Moto X for just $49.99 on contract, which is a decent price for a flagship product. The deal will last until the 31st of December and users can only get the 16GB model under the promo. You can also add custom back panels and accents to the device according to your liking. Adding wooden back panels however...

Sony has just confirmed to its fans that the Android 5.0 update for its Xperia Z2 and the Z3 series of smartphones/tablets will begin rolling out in early 2015. The comment was made in response to a user query on Twitter, although Sony is yet to share information on which devices are first to get the update. Sony specifies that “core” devices in the aforementioned device lineup will get the update first, which could mean that the likes of the Xperia M2, T2 etc will probably have to wait slightly longer to see the update on...