“Powered By Android” Boot Screen Required By Google (Rumor)

“Powered By Android” Boot Screen Required By Google (Rumor)It goes without saying that Google’s Android has a wider adoption rate compared to any other smartphone platform in the market at the moment, but how many folks out there are fully aware that they are making use of Google’s mobile operating system? I am quite sure that you who are more technically proficient would have come across some friends or family who claim that they are using a “Galaxy” operating system, or in some other cases, a “DROID”. Google might be looking into increasing the overall awareness of Android by requiring devices with Play Store access to feature the words “Powered by Android” as the device boots up.

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    Google Moves To Remove All Erotic Content From Play Store

    Google Moves To Remove All Erotic Content From Play StoreWhile the Google Play app store isn’t exactly chock full of pornographic apps, there are some apps like the one pictured above that will deliver photos of sexy girls onto your phone, which some users might choose to use for wallpapers or other purposes.

    Those photos aren’t exactly explicit but it seems that in an effort to make the Google Play Store safe and open to people of all ages, Google has recently updated their Developer Program policies which will essentially ban apps like the one pictured above. (more…)

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    Pushbullet Mirrors Notifications From Android Phone To Your Computer

    Pushbullet Mirrors Notifications From Android Phone To Your Computer

    We have all wished for it at some point, that smartphones have the ability to automatically send notifications to our computers while we’re either too busy to too lazy to pick them up. There are a few apps out there that can make this happen, but Pushbullet takes it to a whole new level. Not only does it mirror notifications from an Android phone to the computer, as soon as they pop up on the smartphone, but it also lets users send files, links, lists, text and maps from the computer to the phone, this works the other way around as well.

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    Skype 4.7 For Android Runs All Day Long Without Massive Battery Drain

    Skype 4.7 For Android Runs All Day Long Without Massive Battery DrainWhen it comes to apps and software, new releases as well as periodic updates make plenty of sense, and changes that cannot be seen on top and yet make a stark difference to the final product are normally the best ones. Skype 4.7 for Android has been designed in such a way by the Skype for Android team, so much so that the aggressive battery savings that comes with the latest version of the app would allow users to have Skype running in the background without affecting battery life noticeably.

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    Amazon Smartphone Release Expected Later This Year

    Amazon Smartphone Release Expected Later This Year

    Over the past few months there have been a lot of rumors about the devices that Amazon is believed to be working on. Some say that the company is building a game console, others believe that perhaps its working on a set top box. For over a year now it has been rumored that Amazon is looking to get into the smartphone game. Its expected to build one that would run a highly forked version of Android, like its Kindle tablets. While nothing concrete has materialized, recent rumors suggest that the Amazon smartphone release is slated for this year.

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    Android Wear, Now Available To Developers

    Android Wear, Now Available To Developers

    Earlier this month, Google’s Senior Vice President of Android and Chrome Sundar Pichai did mention that Android Wear was coming in a “couple of weeks”, and more details about this new Android has come up today as Google officially announces Android Wear, an OS dedicated to wearables, but also smart appliances. (more…)

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