Tenaa gives up images and specs for Galaxy J5 and Galaxy J7 smartphones

Tenaa has given up some new images and specifications on a pair of unreleased Samsung Galaxy smartphones this week. Tenaa as most know is the certifying body for electronics in China. It’s no secret that Samsung was working on these devices, but it's nice to finally get a glimpse at what they look like and learn some of what's under the hood ahead of the launch.

SlingTV now available on Android TV, offers 50% off Nexus Player

A few months after it arrived for Android mobile devices, video on demand streaming service Sling TV is now available on another member of the family, the Android TV platform. This means you can watch live sports events, sports programs, TV shows, etc. on any device that is on the platform, including the Nexus Player, Forge TV, Shield Android TV, ADT-1, and the OgleBox. And if you're thinking of getting an Android TV, Sling TV also has a special deal for those looking to expand their TV viewing experience.

Notifidgets brings widgets back to Lollipop lockscreen, sort of

We love Android Lollipop, that much is true. But we have to deal with some downsides that come with the good looks and the better performance. For instance, since Lollipop allows you to see notifications on the lockscreen, there is no more space for widgets. That might not be a big deal for you (like us), but for some people who want a pretty personalized and streamlined Android user experience, that might be a bummer. Enter an app called Notifidgets – no prizes for guessing what it is.

Factory reset from some Android phones still leave data traces

When you're about to sell or give away your old Android phone to upgrade to a newer, better one, the first thing you do (aside from finding a buyer/taker) is to back-up your data, and then do a factory reset. You're probably confident that all your data, including contacts, emails, log-in details, etc are forever erased from the device. Unfortunately, a group of Cambridge University researchers have found a flaw in the process and they have managed to recover data from these supposedly clean phones.

Amazon Game Studios releases new game–Til Morning’s Light

If you may remember, Amazon formed its very own game studio last year to develop and bring exclusive content for the brand's Android devices. Aptly called as Amazon Game Studios, the team has recently released a new game that lets the player unravel the mystery of a 200-year old curse. Til Morning's Light will probably make you play the game for hours until..well, the next morning as you strive to explore and finish all 100 unique rooms in different locations.

OneDrive (beta) now has native PDF viewer, Android Wear watchface

A new beta update for Microsoft's cloud storage OneDrive brings a feature that other cloud services have had for some time now, and a weird feature for Android Wear devices that may be practically useless for now. If you sign up to get access to the beta update, you will be able to get native PDF support finally so you can properly view documents in that format and you'll also get a watchface even though you still won't be able to launch One Drive from your wearable.

NASA’s Jet Propulsion Lab releases an app all about the moon

One of the best things about the Internet and the rise of the digital lifestyle is that all those things that you like to nerd/geek about now has a space and a playground for you to play in and to meet other geeks as well. Any topic under the sun (or moon) has its own group, message board, blog, and now, apps. NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory has been creating all these awesome apps for space geeks, and now, it's the moon's turn to, errr, shine.

Protect the house from monster’s attack in ‘Crystalia: Orb of Magic’

We'll never run out of action games to play on mobile devices. There will only be more game titles to try, epic adventures to play, and new missions to start. If you want to take a break from all those retro-pixel art games we've been featuring and testing lately, why not download the 'Crystalia: Orb of Magic' by Monzee Digital and be reminded of cute graphics and anime tales of evils monsters attacking and trying to get the orb.

Tallowmere challenges you to get out of violent dungeons

Lady Tallowmere is one brave hero that will be the main character of this platformer set in violent dungeons. It's a 2D indie action game that challenges the player to go through each room where enemies, bosses, elites, and treasure chests can be found.