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OpenSignal 2 launched: even more helpful and accurate

Posted on in Apps, News by Irina

Good news for Android users: the updated OpenSignal app has now been launched. Designed for those who are in a low signal areas, OpenSignal helps find locations with local data service, lets you monitor the direction of the tower and has the ability to determine mobile network download and upload speeds on your device. What […]

CES 2013: Top Android Stories

Posted on in News by Irina

The annual Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas is now over. Here are our picks of top Android stories from CES 2013 from around the web: Pantech Discover: At $49 Will Challenge Similarly Specced Galaxy S3 AT&T has announced a new smart phone, called the Pantech Discover, with high-end internals but a cheap upfront cost. […]

Outlook.com reaches 25 million active users, launches Android version

Posted on in Apps, News by Robert Manto

Microsoft first launched Outlook.com last July to replace Hotmail. Since launching, the new service has attracted 25 million active users. To celebrate this new milestone, Microsoft is now offering Outlook.com for Android users with the hopes of enticing Gmail users to switch. What You Need To Know: The Outlook.com app for Android offers new features […]

BBK launches Vivo X1, the world thinnest smartphone

Posted on in News, Phones by Robert Manto

Here’s a new smartphone launched in China that is worth a second look. BBK, an Oppo child company, has released the Vivo X1. At just 6.55mm thick, the Vivo X1 is now the thinnest smartphone today. Along with its sleek design, the phone also offers respectable hardware. What You Need To Know: The Vivo X1 […]