PayPal Adds Ability to Add Money To Your Account at CVS and Rite Aid

By | April 27, 2016

PayPal has released an update to their app for Android that brings a great new feature for those who want to add money to their account.  Now you can go to your local CVS or Rite Aid location and add funds to your account and it will show up within 15 minutes.  The update is rolling out now… Read More »

Android Marshmallow Released for the Blackberry Priv

By | April 26, 2016

For owners of the Blackberry Priv, today is a good day.  Starting today, the Android Marshmallow update for the device is rolling out with all of the goodness of the release itself along with improvements to Priv specific features and apps.  The update is just now rolling out so it will take some time to reach everyone.  For… Read More »

Gmail Update Brings Exchange Support To Everyone

By | April 25, 2016

Google has finally rolled out an update to Gmail that brings support for Exchange to the masses.  The update is rolling out to the Google Play Store now and you should see the update come to you via OTA update over the course of the next few days.  Once you do, you will be able to add an… Read More »

Project Fi Turns 1 Year Old

By | April 22, 2016

Today marks the first birthday of Project Fi, Google’s MVNO solution supported by T-Mobile and Sprint.  A year ago today the company announced the carrier solution that at the time was only supported by the then new Nexus 6.  Since then, the service has grown to support the Nexus 6P and Nexus 5X and has added a data-only… Read More »

Nexus 9 Folio Keyboard Review

By | April 22, 2016

One of the accessories that really makes the Nexus 9 a productivity powerhouse is the Folio Keyboard for the tablet. Priced at $60, nearly $100 less than what it was a debut, this magnetically attaching keyboard and cover gives you a great feeling and functional keyboard while providing protection for your tablet at the same time.  I have… Read More »

Bank of America App Update Brings Fingerprint Sign In Support

By | April 21, 2016

The Bank of America app for Android has been updated and with it comes support for fingerprint support for sign in.  Now if you have an Android phone running Android Marshmallow that has a fingerprint scanner, you can now use it to sign into the app to get to your accounts.  The update takes advantage of Marshmallow’s fingerprint… Read More »

Big Sale on Game Of Thrones Seasons at Google Play Store

By | April 21, 2016

With the highly anticipated 6th season of Game of Thrones kicking off this Sunday, you can get a great deal on all of the previous seasons right in the Google Movies & TV store.  Seasons right now are down to just $14.99 or you can buy all of the seasons together for $79.99.  Given that each season normally… Read More »

Project Fi App Update Brings A New Widget For Your Home Screen

By | April 21, 2016

Project Fi users, there is an update to the app for your Android phone that will bring you a long requested feature:  A Home Screen widget.  The updated version is rolling out to the Google Play Store now and you should have the update come to you via an OTA update over the course of the next few days.… Read More »

Alphabet’s First Quarter Tops $20 Billion in Revenue

By | April 21, 2016

Alphabet, the parent company of Google, has just released their financial reports for the first quarter of 2016 and they are impressive.  Overall the company had $20.2 billion in revenue for the first three months of 2016 with an overall GAAP Income of $4.2 billion.  While the company reports as a whole, the financial press release covers Google… Read More »

Samsung Makes A Huge Leap in Phone Shipments to Start 2016

By | April 21, 2016

TrendForce has released their report for smartphone sales in the first quarter of 2016 and Samsung was dominant.  Out of 292 million phones shipped in the months of January through March of this year, 27.8% of those phones were Samsung devices.  That is up 5.7% over the fourth quarter of 2015 but the bigger news is the massive… Read More »

AT&T Releases Software Update for Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge

By | April 21, 2016

Good news this morning for owners of the Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge on the AT&T network.  There is a new update to Android Marshmallow available for each device that among other things brings you the April Security Update for Android.  The update has been released by the carrier and it will take a few days for… Read More »

Android N Beta Comes to Select Xperia Z3 Devices

By | April 21, 2016

Just a day after releasing the Android Marshmallow update for the Xperia Z3, Sony has announced that owners of select models of the phone can download and test the Android N Technical Preview on their devices now, months ahead of its official release.  The news means that Google has expanded the boarders of the Android N preview far… Read More »