Wednesday , April 26 2017

Extensive List of Google Now Commands

Many of us have been using Google Now voice commands with varying effectiveness and it seems that Google continue to improve it’s functions without many of us paying attention to what they are. We reported a couple of days ago that a Google Now/Search update brought with it a few …

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[Update] Kogan and the GPL

One of the best things about Android is its open source nature. While it is not entirely open source (many apps are not), there is the Android Open Source Project, or AOSP, which refers to “the people, the processes, and the source code that make up Android.” The AOSP allows …

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Android Xposed

Many of us love Android because of the way we can customise it to work and run how we want it to tun. We have near total control over how our device acts and looks. Apart from basic widgets and different launchers the only way to do this was with …

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Google’s Wifi Passport service opens in Indonesia

Google seems to be looking to get more people online more often, introducing a service called Google Wifi Passport that just launched in Jakarta, Indonesia. The service allows you to access participating hotspots throughout the city and is currently exclusive to Android devices. The app can be installed for free …

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Nexus 4 LTE Version Coming Soon?

With all the rumours of the Nexus 5 circling lately you could be excused for missing the occasional rumour regarding a Nexus 4 LTE version coming soon that will sit alongside the upcoming Nexus 5 as a budget model for those either not requiring the grunt of a Nexus 5 …

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Nexus 5 Rumour Roundup

Around this time for the last 4 years Google has announced a new version of Android and along with it a new reference phone, a Nexus Phone.  The last 2 years the announcement has been in October with the Nexus phone released in November and this year it’s expected to …

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