The Nokia 1 may launch as part of the Android Go program

HMD Global’s upcoming budget-friendly phone, the Nokia 1, might launch in March as an Android Go device. The phone will have 1 GB of RAM, 8 GB of expandable storage, and...

Carriers might hide signal strength in future Android versions

Carriers being able to determine which software features are available is nothing new. After all, some carriers hide the mobile data and hotspot options in the notification panel. Unfortunately, that...

Microsoft Edge has been downloaded over one million times on Android

Microsoft surprised folks back in October when the company released its Edge browser for Android. We say “released,” but the app was in preview up until almost two weeks ago....

The history of Android Easter eggs

Google has a long tradition of hiding Easter eggs in its software. It started in 2010 with Android Gingerbread and ever since we’ve been treated to at least one new...

Sequel to World of Final Fantasy arrives by year’s end for Android

With almost 500 thousand copies sold worldwide, it appears that, in Square Enix‘s eyes, 2016’s World of Final Fantasy more than merited a sequel. It’s just interesting that the sequel, World of...

Sony’s infographic shows that the journey of an Android software update is not for...

As folks who cover all things Android on a daily basis, you can understand why our feathers might get ruffled if a company takes its sweet time rolling out Android...

With the death of Windows Mobile, it’s time for Microsoft to go all in...

This weekend, Microsoft’s Joe Belfiore took to Twitter to announce the death of Windows Phone. Microsoft will no longer be adding any new features into Windows Mobile and will end...

It’s not ok for billion-dollar companies to crowdfund

Crowdfunding has traditionally been a platform where the little guys go to get a leg up. Creators get the chance to share their ideas, and we’re able to do something positive...

The history of Android OS: its name, origin and more

Sometimes, it seems like we have had Android smartphones, tablets and other devices with Google’s mobile OS installed forever. However, it’s actually been less than 10 years since the first...

Qualcomm takes a subtle shot at Apple, gets some facts wrong

Before Apple releases its new iPhone generation later today, Qualcomm wants you to know all about a few notable world firsts on Android — features or technologies that made their debut...