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Buh-Bye, Windows Phone: New Android Phone Now Available from Microsoft Store

Buh-Bye, Windows Phone: New Android Phone Now Available from Microsoft Store

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Microsoft pretty much acknowledged the death of its own mobile platform, saying that Windows Phone would no longer receive new features and hardware, so the company can switch to plan B in order to remain an important player in mobile.

YouTube Android APK Teardown Reveals Possible Dark Mode

YouTube Android APK Teardown Reveals Possible Dark Mode

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Nowadays it seems that developers are adding “dark mode” as an option to their websites, apps, and so on. In fact earlier this year YouTube launched a dark mode for its desktop website, but for those wondering about whether or not it will be applied to the mobile app, you could be in luck.

Google Removes Popular UC Browser from Android Play Store Due to Policy Breach

Google Removes Popular UC Browser from Android Play Store Due to Policy Breach

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If you're looking for the UC Browser in the Google Play Store, you should know that it's been temporarily removed by Google today for about a week due to policy breach.

Xiaomi Redmi 4A gets MIUI 9 Beta ROM update based on Android 7.1.2 Nougat

Xiaomi Redmi 4A gets MIUI 9 Beta ROM update based on Android 7.1.2 Nougat

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While most of the high-end and premium smartphone models are awaiting the rollout of the Android Oreo update, the budget and mid-range smartphones are getting the Android Nougat update. Earlier today, we saw that the Samsung Galaxy C7 is

Hitlist now on Android to help find flights to dream destinations

Hitlist now on Android to help find flights to dream destinations

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You will not run out of apps and services to try out when it comes to finding cheap flights for your dream vacation. But an app that does that well and has even more value-added services is a bit harder to find. So when Hitlist came out for iOS a few years ago (and a

Autofill API on Android Oreo ready for apps, password managers

Autofill API on Android Oreo ready for apps, password managers

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Autofill is one very useful function that mobile users need. It makes registering for stuff easier or logging in to an account faster because you don’t have to type many details. The system remembers details including name, logins, addresses, or credit card information. We’re particularly interested in this one especially since Google decided to crack

Disable unused apps to free up space on your Android phone

Disable unused apps to free up space on your Android phone

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Smartphone users should regularly go through the apps installed on their phones and delete any they are not using to free up space.

YouTube Is Preparing Dark Mode For The Android App

YouTube Is Preparing Dark Mode For The Android App

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YouTube is preparing a dark mode for the Android application and although there’s no guarantee on a time window for when it may launch, it looks as if Google may be close to pushing the dark mode (referred to as Dark Watch) out to users at some point in the near future as you can

Best Android Phones Under $100

Best Android Phones Under $100

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Best Android Phones Under $100 is a post by Cory Gunther from Gotta Be Mobile.

OnePlus 5T To Get Android 8.0 Update Early 2018

OnePlus 5T To Get Android 8.0 Update Early 2018

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Despite having been launched months after Google made Android 8.0 Oreo available to the public, the OnePlus 5T was launched with Android Nougat instead. It is a tad disappointing, but the good news is that OnePlus 5T owners won’t have to wait too long for the update, assuming that OnePlus can get it out in time.

Twitter’s Tweetstorm Feature Starts Showing Up In The Android App

Twitter’s Tweetstorm Feature Starts Showing Up In The Android App

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twitter logoWhile Twitter is allowing users to tweet out longer tweets by expanding the character limit, sometimes there are certain things you can’t say in 280-characters. This is where “tweetstorming” comes in, where basically users tweet out multiple tweets that when put together reads like a blog post of sorts.

Android Circuit: New Galaxy S9 Design Leaks, Massive OnePlus 5T Launched, Pixel 2 Beats iPhone X

Android Circuit: New Galaxy S9 Design Leaks, Massive OnePlus 5T Launched, Pixel 2 Beats iPhone X

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This week’s Android Circuit includes the Samsung Galaxy S9 release date, the Galaxy S9’s boring design, why the Pixel 2 beats the iPhone X, the launch of the OnePlus 5T, a review of the Razer Phone, Nokia’s promising update schedule, a closer look at the Mate 10 Pro, and thoughts on the Pixel Buds.

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