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Sony Xperia Z5 review: A sleek and snappy flagship

Over the past few weeks, I have been using the Sony Xperia Z5 as my daily driver. Has Sony’s latest flagship overcome the problems that many users faced with the previous Z3+? Read on to find out! Design When it comes to the design of the Xperia Z5, sleek and minimal are the first adjectives

Throw around some steel balls with Hexasmash [Review]

Overview Hexasmash is an Angry-Birdsesque puzzle game – if instead of birds you have steel balls and instead of a slingshot you have a pendulum-style chain. Gameplay The standard paradigm for puzzlers is pretty set in stone these days – lots of levels, three gold stars, and some varying objective. Hexasmash is not your typical puzzle

Android Central Mother’s Day gift guide 2016

Not sure what to get Mom this year? Look no further than these great Mother’s Day gift ideas.

Mother’s Day can be a stressful time for sons and daughters all over the world. If you haven’t yet found something for Mom, that is. Use this gift guide to help you through the process of buying for her in a way that will leave her speechless this Sunday.

Nextbit Robin Ring Video Doorbell Ring Stick Up Cam  [Read More…]

Marshmallow’s share jumps to 7.5% in latest Android distribution numbers

Google has released its latest update to the distribution numbers for each version of Android, with data that was collected on May 2. According to the latest numbers, Marshmallow‘s share saw a notable jump up from 4.6% in April to 7.5% in May.

Google’s data shows the previous Android version, Lollipop, went down slightly from 35.8% in April to 35.6% in May, but it remains as the version of Android with the most installs.

KitKat went  [Read More…]

Teclast Tbook 10 2- in-1 Tablet PC dual boots Android and Windows 10

As some of you may know, occasionally we will highlight products from various retailers that we think you might enjoy. Every so often we’ll showcase something that’s off the beaten path, or a little different from other devices. That’s exactly what we’re doing today as we’re bringing the Teclast Tbook 10 2-in-1 Tablet PC to your attention.

Telus promises 99% LTE coverage in Ontario and Alberta by end of 2016

Telus has announced that it plans to invest hundreds of millions of dollars into its wireless networks in Ontario, British Columbia, and Alberta this year.

As part of its staged infrastructure investment rollout across the country, the company says that by the end of 2016 it plans to cover 99% of Alberta and Ontario, and 98% of British Columbia, with LTE signal.

Nearly $ 400 million of that investment will go to the Greater Vancouver area, filling  [Read More…]

How to survive Android without Google: the FOSS version

Last month, we showed you how to use Android without Google using custom ROMs and third-party apps. In this article, we’ll give you the open source alternatives. The FOSS, or FLOSS movement has been around for at least a couple of decades. Standing for Free/Libre Open Source Software, it centers around open-source software – meaning software

Nextbit Robin drops to $299 on Amazon from May 4-10

Amazon will see the Nextbit Robin for $ 100 off the regular price.

Just a week after it first popped up on Amazon, the Nextbit Robin will be available on through the online retailer with a significant discount. From midnight PDT May 4 until May 10, Amazon.com has the device up for sale at $ 299, down from the regular $ 399 retail price. That’s the same as the original Kickstarter early adopter price for the  [Read More…]

The Connect tab is Twitter’s latest way to help you find interesting people to follow

Twitter is only engaging if you follow people that actually interest you, and the company is looking to make finding those people easier with its latest feature. Now available on iOS and Android, Twitter’s new Connect tab will serve up recommendations on who to follow based on what you like, who you already follow and much more.

Find the best people to follow. With the new Connect tab, there’s no place like home: https://t.co/gWTtAmgizw  [Read More…]

Browse without worry: A lifetime subscription of Celo VPN for $29

Let’s say you’re hanging out at your local Starbucks, using its free Wi-Fi connection. You come across something you want to purchase, so you input your credit card information, and get yourself something awesome. A few days later, you look at your bank statement, and realize that there’s quite a few more charges on there, and