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Localphone – Cheap International Calls & Texts – $5 Free Credit – Voucher Code LPCDEL14

A Couple of month ago, I was looking for a solution to reduce my international calls and came across a company called Localphone. I had been using SkypeOut and Google Voice which were already really cheap but Localphone to my surprise managed to go even lower and really beats their prices hands down!

Localphone is also offering discounts on a regular basis and  [Read More...]

Best Android apps and games of October

Hopefully you guys are gearing up for a fun-filled Halloween, but we wouldn’t let October slip by without rounding up the very best Android games and Android apps that have been released in the last 30 days. Both Google and Microsoft had a few really interesting new apps available this month. It was also a fantastic turnout for new games with lots of truly AAA titles be launched.

We’re always eager to hear what you guys  [Read More...]

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 camera tips and tricks

This handful of tips can help you get the most out of your Note 4′s camera

Samsung has made strides in improving the quality of its cameras with the Galaxy Note 4, and we want to help you get the most out of it. As the camera quality has been beefed up the software has scaled back some, and while you don’t get extreme granular control over your shots you do have a few different buttons  [Read More...]

Earlier this month, we were treated to an 8-minute video of Android Lollipop running on a Galaxy S5 thanks to the folks over at SamMobile. Now it looks as though the publication has gotten its hands on yet another version of Google’s newest, and it brings Samsung’s TouchWiz further in-line with its Material Design update.

If you are looking for a weather app for your Android Wear smartwatch, you could do worse than the Aeris Wear Weather app.  With Aeris you can customize your smartwatch to display the weather in your area, give you up to the minute radar images and let you know when there are severe weather alerts…. Read more »

The post Need a weather app for your smartwatch? Check out Aeris Wear Weather appeared first on SmarterWatching.

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We’re back from yet another week on the road, this time for Verizon’s Motorola Droid Turbo event, as well as Google’s Lollipop open house. (Be sure to check out our hands-ons with the Nexus 9, as well as the Nexus 6.)

Plus, we answer a whole bunch of your questions live on air. Join us!

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How to manually make an Auto Awesome in Google+

Auto Awesome photos and videos are somewhat enigmatic to many, due in large part to the usually random way that they’re picked and gussied up by Google. There’s animated (Motion) Auto Awesomes, there’s collage (Mix) Auto Awesomes, and then there are Movie Auto Awesomes. And while they’ll show up on any device on their own, only the lucky users on Android can make them on command.

Let’s get awesome.

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Google’s Copresence: Sharing for all


After breaking down an update to Google Play Services APK, Simon Tucker found Chrome APIs along with a series of photos for Copresence. In an email tip, Simon Tucker explains his findings to TechAeris.

Google is going to launch a service titled “Copresence” in the coming weeks. The goal of the service will be to allow cross communication between Android and iOS devices through Bluetooth, Wifi (possibly Wifi  [Read More...]

Poll results: Who is running the Lollipop preview?

Earlier in the week everyone was asked if they were running the Lollipop preview on their phones. We know that availability is very limited, but we also know that Nexus users are over-represented here at AC. I needed to get a feel for just how many of us were excited about what’s coming — excited enough to install a potentially broken developer preview. The numbers surprised me a little bit.

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The need for a Galaxy Note 4 root has reached new levels over at the XDA Forums as members have set up a bounty to encourage someone to come forward with a solution.

The Verizon/AT&T Galaxy Note 4 is yet to be rooted and those members have taken it upon themselves to raise a bounty, which at the time of posting totals $ 4,285.

So  [Read More...]

Craving some more fantasy action on your Android device? You can now get your fantasy RPG on in “Battleheart Legacy,” released today as a follow up to the very popular “Battleheart.” For anyone not familiar with the original, Battleheart Legacy features an immersive fantasy world, engaging real-time combat system, and loads of character customization.