Nexus 5X has arrived

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Google has just introduced two new phones, along with a sleek new tablet and an all new Chromecast. The Nexus 5X is a successor to the hugely successful Nexus 5 from LG. The new version will sport a Snapdragon 808 processor, 1080p display protected by Gorilla Glass 3, a 12-megapixel camera with support for 4k […]


Introduction to Data Binding in Android

Along with the Preview of Android M, a cool new feature called Data Binding was made available for developers. In short, data binding allows us to bind data to a UI element. So, how is this useful? Suppose you want to show user information in your activity. You can define a User variable inside your […]


Switch from iOS to Android in quick easy steps

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Looks like you have decided to take the plunge and check out the alternate world, the world of the green bot, the world of Android. As you embark on this journey, we are here to help you make this transition a tad bit smoother. Transfer contacts Find out which account your Contacts are saved to. […]


How to save battery on Android?

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One of the major concerns of every Android user is how soon the battery gets drained. You are always looking for a port to plug in your phone to prevent it from dying on you. Though this is a known problem on most of the Android devices, there are some clever techniques that you can […]


Should you root your Android phone?

This is something that’s always lingering around in the minds of most Android users. Whether to root the device or not. Well, there are many advantages to rooting your device and at the same time, there are some very prominent disadvantages too. Here’s a quick look at both sides. Some of the major benefits are: […]


Android M – Interesting Features

Here’s a quick look at what to look out for in the upcoming release of Android. App Permissions Earlier you would see all the permissions being asked during the time the app was being installed. This is going to change with permissions being asked when the app makes a request. This way the user knows […]