Super Mario Run Now Live in The Play Store

By | March 22, 2017

A day earlier than expected, Super Mario Run is now available to download and install on your Android devices.  The endless runner style game has been exclusive to iOS since it was released in December last year with some 50 million downloads on that platform.  With the release of the game on Android, that’s likely to easily double… Read More »

Google Photos Gets Backup Improvements for Slow Connections

By | March 22, 2017

Google has announced that a new backup feature is rolling out for Google Photos.  The update will be for both Android and iOS and will offer users the ability to backup low-resolution copies of their photos while they are on a slow mobile network.  The photos, which will look fine on smartphone screen, will be replaced by a… Read More »

Today’s Deal – Acer Chromebook 14 Down to $270

By | March 22, 2017

Today over at Amazon you can pick up a great deal on the Acer Chromebook 14.  Right now this all aluminum chassis Chromebook is available with 4GB of RAM and 32GB of storage for $270.  That price is good on either the aluminum or the gold aluminum finish and is eligible for Prime shipping for members. This Acer… Read More »

Google Maps Enabling Trip and Real Time Location Sharing

By | March 22, 2017

Google Maps is in the process or rolling out a location sharing feature that you may actually want to use.  Location Sharing is something that has been a bit spotty for both Android and iOS with Apple probably having it figured out best with Find My Friends.  But, as is usually the case with Apple, it is only… Read More »

Huawei Mate 9 Update Brings Amazon Alexa Support

By | March 22, 2017

Starting today, the Huawei Mate 9 will have Amazon Alexa on the device.  The flagship phablet is receiving an OTA update that brings Amazon’s personal assistant to the device.  Once you have the update and initiate Alexa, there are a wide range of things you can do from your phone with it.  According to the Press Release, this… Read More »

T-Mobile Releases Android Nougat Update for The HTC One M9

By | March 22, 2017

T-Mobile continues to be one of the best carriers in the US when it comes to device updates.  The latest proof point is the 2015 HTC One M9.  The carrier has released the Android Nougat update for customers who have the phone on their network.  The update is based on Nougat 7.0 and has the January Android Security… Read More »

Review – Choetech Current Voltage Monitor USB-C Cable

By | March 22, 2017

Like many readers, I travel a lot and often times I’m trying to charge my Nexus 6P at the airport.  More airports today have seats with USB ports on them so even if you can’t find an electrical outlet, you can still get charged up before or between flights.  The trick, however, is how much you use your… Read More »

T-Mobile Opens Up Pre-Orders for LG G6

By | March 22, 2017

As expected, T-Mobile has opened up the pre-order window on their site for the new LG G6.  The phone’s dedicate page on the carrier’s site went live this morning and those interested can order one with zero-down and $26 per month on approved credit.  It buying it outright is your thing, it will be $650.  Earlier this week… Read More »

Today’s Deal – Choetech Dual-Port Car Charger for $7.99

By | March 22, 2017

Today’s Deal is on the Choetech Dual-Port Car Charger.  Today you can pick up one of these great little accessories for either $7.99 in black or $5.99 in white.  Choetech makes a wide range of accessories for Android and iOS devices and this Car Charger is one that I personally use in my car and when I travel.… Read More »

Google News & Weather Update Brings Infinite Headline Scrolling

By | March 22, 2017

Google News & Weather has been updated with a new feature that basically allows you to infinitely scroll news headlines.  The new feature, named More Headlines, brings you 200 headlines to stories that you can scroll through and read.  The articles offered up are based on the settings you have in the app but also an algorithm to… Read More »

Download The Android O Default Wallpaper

By | March 21, 2017

As you probably know by now, earlier today the Android team released the first Developer Preview of Android O.  There are a lot of changes that are coming in this new version of Android which will hit compatible devices later this year.  However, as with every new major build, Google has also produced a new default wallpaper and… Read More »

Android O to be Released in Q3 of 2017

By | March 21, 2017

With the release of the first Developer Preview of Android O, the question most people want to know the answer for is when it will be available for the masses?  According to Google, that will be Q3 of 2017.  Google, much like they did with Android Nougat, is being very transparent about their timelines and have published it… Read More »