Tag Archive: Coming


Google Play Store may be coming to Chrome OS

As Google I/O draws near, it looks like big things are in the works for Chrome OS.

Google has been working on getting Android apps on Chrome for a while. We saw the release of the ARC Welder tool in April 2015, helping developers port Android apps to Chrome OS. More recently, a new find by a user at Reddit might mean the entire Google Play Store is headed for your Chromebook.

After mentioning he briefly  [Read More…]

Lenovo’s ZUK Z1 is coming to India

It may not be the insane ZUK Z2 Pro that made its debut in China yesterday, but Lenovo is getting ready to launch the ZUK Z1 in the Indian market.

ZUK is Lenovo’s mobile-only sub-brand, and with the vendor going down a similar route with a few handsets in India, it will not be a problem to integrate the brand with the rest of the Chinese vendor’s offerings. As for the hardware on offer, the ZUK  [Read More…]

Marshmallow update ‘coming soon’ to the Honor 5X

Honor has announced that it will start rolling out the Marshmallow update to the Honor 5X in the U.S. very soon. The phone currently runs Android 5.1 Lollipop.

From the tweet (via GSM Arena):

It’s sweet. It’s fluffy. And it’s coming soon to Honor 5x. #YouReady? pic.twitter.com/uUI06QlMAm

— Honor USA (@Honor_USA) April 22, 2016

The Honor 5X made its debut in the U.S. in January, where it is retailing for $ 200. The phone is  [Read More…]

Subgrid positioning: why I keep coming back to Nova Launcher

There are features on a launcher that keep you coming back.

Action Launcher has Quickdrawer. Apex has its theme engine. Aviate has its quirky app organization. Well, Nova Launcher’s got quite a few features that keep users coming back year after year, theme after theme. But beyond the ridiculous amount of launcher customization and the best damn launcher backups on Android, Nova has an ace in the hole.

And that ace is subgrid positioning.

So  [Read More…]

New phones are coming to Boost Mobile and Virgin Mobile

With the release of premium smartphones like the recent HTC 10, it’s putting pressure on consumers who are looking for wallet-friendly phones. Boost Mobile and Virgin Mobile have announced three new phones for budget-conscious consumers, and all of them are under $ 230. Hydro REACH by Kyocera Available this Friday, April 13 the Hydro REACH will

Realms support coming to Minecraft Pocket Edition, test it now on Android

Mojang has revealed that one of the most popular features of the PC version of Minecraft, Realms, will soon be available for the Pocket and Windows 10 versions of the popular sandbox games.

What is Realms? Mojang says:

Minecraft Realms is the easiest way to play Minecraft together with your friends and family. Realms worlds are always online and can only be accessed by an approved group of people. Though it’s nice to have some alone time, there’s something  [Read More…]

Adventurers rejoice! AT&T is coming out with a rugged Wi-Fi hotspot

Starting April 1 AT&T is releasing a new rugged Wi-Fi hotspot, perfect for adventurers outside of cell tower range. The device, called Unite Explore starts at $ 49.99 with a two-year agreement. The Unite Explore is dust-proof, as well as water and shock-resistant. Unite Explore Features Rugged design – dust-proof, water resistant, shock resistant (IP65 rating,

LG UX 5.0 video gives us a look at all the new features coming to the G5

Ahead of the LG G5 launch on April 1, the South Korean manufacturer has posted a walkthrough video detailing all the custom features on offer with its latest software iteration, LG UX 5.0.

A feature making its debut in UX 5.0 is LG Friends Manager app, which makes it easier to connect and control the modules available for the phone, such as the CAM Plus, Hi-Fi Plus, and 360 CAM. You can also find information  [Read More…]

Coming soon: emergency update for Nexus devices

Google is pretty good at getting updates out to Nexus devices as quickly as possible, and this new update needs to be fast. A new vulnerability referred to as CVE-2015-1805 is

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New Android Wear smartwatches coming to market

This year at Baselworld, a show held in Switzerland and dubbed “the most important marketplace and trendsetting show for the world’s watch and jewellery industry,” has several announcements in the

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