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Weekly Android Wrap-Up: Issue 002 – August 3rd, 2014

Security leaks, market domination, new devices and a ton of free apps courtesy of Amazon–we’ve scoured the web and here are some of the top stories for the week of July 28th.


  • Android exploit could leave your sensitive information at risk ~ Android Headlines
  • Bored on your business trip or vacation? Ask Google what to do! ~ Android Community
  • As Android continues to dominate market share, Europe drops the big M word ~ Android Authority


  • Root your Verizon Samsung Galaxy S5? Might want to be wary of the maintenance update Phandroid


  • Galaxy Alpha could be on the horizon – rumors point to August release ~ Android Authority
  • OnePlus could be working on a smartwatch and kicking CyanogenMod to the curb ~ Android Community
  • Samsung putting a rush on the Galaxy Note 4 to put the pressure on the iPhone 6 ~ Android Guys


  • Google+ Photos could be splitting off from Google+ ~ ArsTechnica
  • Google Now Launcher hits the Play Store with support for most Android 4.1+ devices ~ ArsTechnica
  • Hulu teases users by increasing free offerings on Android devices ~ Android Community
  • Amazon gives away 30 apps for a limited  time. Gizmodo highlights the best of the bunch ~ Gizmodo

So…that’s the big news in Android for this week!
We’ll be back next weekend with a new list of bits and bytes for you to enjoy.

AndroGeek Weekly: Issue 001 – July 27th, 2014

It’s been an interesting week in Android news with big app updates, new devices and plenty of rumors about what’s next in the world of Android. We’ve scoured the web and here are some of the top stories for the week ending July 27th.


  • Two voice assistants enter, only one leaves. Google vs Siri face off in accuracy study  CNet
  • Digital tattoos to unlock your phone? Yep… they exist… Android Spin 
  • ChromeCast kicks off a one-year anniversary celebration with free music Android Authority


  • Looking for top-tier features without the price? Check out Xiaomi’s Mi 4 The Next Web 
  • Nvidia to bring high-end gaming to the tablet market with the Shield Tablet Into Mobile


  • Looks like these could be the droids you are looking for. Motorola working on two new devices Android Guys 
  • HTC could have more than the Nexus 8 in the works Mobile Burn
  • Samsung Galaxy Note 4 could be here in just a few months Android Headlines


  • Amazon’s Wallet App makes it easier to track gift cards and loyalty cards while providing yet another way to spend your money on gadgets far too easily. ~ The Verge
  • Get your sketch on with Wacom’s Bamboo on Android free for a limited time TechCrunch
  • Skype 5.0 brings address book integration and more Android Community
  • Popular keyboard app SwiftKey goes free with Version 5.0 Bit Bit Byte
  • The Google Play Summer Sale sparks a heat wave of deals Android Community

That’s the big news in Android for this week! We’ll be back next weekend with a new list of bits and bytes for you to enjoy.

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What is Safe Mode and How to Use It

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New Galaxy S4: 5 reasons why Samsung’s HD powerhouse is the best S ever


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5 Android Errors You Never Want to See, and How to Fix Them

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Cheers! Here’s 5 Great Android Apps for Wine Lovers


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