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Developer options: 10 Hidden Android Features

Android is an advanced customizable operating system that gives you a complete control of your own device and you can control it from how the device performs to how does it look like. But there is also a set of hidden options and Android settings targeted on advanced users

Android 6.0 Marshmallow 101: 8 Features Waiting for You to Experience

At a special event last September 29, 2015, Google took to stage the latest version of its Android mobile operating system diffusing the mystery as to what M means in Android M. Android 6.0 Marshmallow’s final version was released last October 5 following three developer preview releases. Android 6.0

How to Download an APK File From Google Play

There are plenty of reasons you’d want to download APK files to your device and only install them later. You might want to avoid certain country restrictions, or you simply could be low on disk space. Regardless, you can always download and store lots of APK files on your

Rooting Your Android Device

People who want to tinker with their Android device and thus get the most of if it must first go through a process called rooting. In this post will attempt to guide you through this process and explain the reasons you might want to do it, as well as

Error 927 Play Store – How to Fix

While PCs are generally more complicated and thus more prone all sorts of errors and crashes, the mobile environment is not without its problems. One of the most common issues encountered on Android is Error 927, which usually occurs while attempting to download or update applications from the Google

Developers Can Now Test Android M On Any ‘Open’ Sony Xperia Device

Sony has recently announced that you can now create a test image for Android M Developer Preview and put that on any Xperia smartphone or tablet, provided it is part of Sony’s “Open Device” program. The company has released a list of supported devices, which includes the following: Xperia

Developing Games using Kii Game Cloud

Mobile gaming is one of the fast growing markets. According to industry analysts, mobile and online game sectors could grow at a compound annual growth rate of 23% to $60 billion by 2017. This means that game developers have a huge opportunity. However, only a small percent of total

N64oid – Android N64 Emulator

I’ve been waiting a very long time to finally be able to post this exciting news, Android now has its first N64 Emulator application! This brand new app, N64oid, was developed by yongzh who is already known for his work with many other emulator apps for Android. I have

ROM – Project Elite v5.0.2 Update

Good news for anyone running the new Project Elite v5 Gingerbread ROM for the Droid 1! The developer’s of this amazing ROM just released a new update this weekend to v5.0.2. The update comes with a few minor fixes and also the ability to lock your homescreen as well

5 Tips To Speed Up Your Android Phone

The Android mobile platform is becoming more and more popular in today’s smartphone game, and I don’t even want to begin to try and guess how many different devices there are on the market right now. And while new applications and software updates become more advanced, they also become