T-Mobile updates Galaxy Tab S to Lollipop, coming soon on Xperia Z3, Z1s

Yeah, you're probably tired of hearing that Android 5.0 Lollipop is coming to this and this gadget or will not be released to so and so device. But until all those waiting for the updates to their device are fully satisfied, then the news and updates have to keep on coming. Today, it's the turn of T-Mobile subscribers. Samsung Galaxy Tab S owners will finally be happy, while Sony Xperia Z3 and Z1s users will have to wait a little more.

SHIELD Tablet + DirectStylus 2 = artists’ digital dream?

Old school artists may probably scoff at the idea of drawing on a tablet, but the more digital ones may actually welcome it (or the challenge of it). But they may not be too happy at the limitations the tablets and styluses in the market bring. But time-lapse videos from artists using NVIDIA's SHIELD tablet and the DirectStylus 2 and its technology show that they can do so much more than just sketch outlines or do basic drawings on the mobile device.

Check out this Sony 65-inch 4K Ultra HD TV with Android TV

If you're on the lookout for a new Android TV, we recommend you watch the unboxing video below first. You might want to preview what this new Ultra HD TV from Sony can do err, show you. This particular TV model boasts of a 65-inch (64.5-inch actually) diagonal display. It's a large TV  that would require at least two people setting it up in your living room or wherever. If you're thinking if it's time to get a super 4K Ultra HD, a few minutes testing this new Sony TV would probably help you decide and probably say yes.

YouTube Kids app showing inappropriate content, FTC urged to investigate

YouTube has been making a lot of changes the past months. The Collections feature would be discontinued by tomorrow, May 20. Earlier in February, YouTube rolled out a Kids app version in the US only but a few months later, advocacy groups are urging the FTC to investigate the said app for deceptive ads. We didn't here any comment from YouTube regarding the issue and now it's being criticized for inappropriate content.

MTK Pump Express to charge smartphones 45% faster than regular ones

With battery problems still plaguing smartphones right now, despite all the advances in technology, everytime a new product, be it a phone case, an external battery, a power bank or a chip, comes out that will promise us better charging or battery life, then we pay attention. When Qualcomm came out with their Quick Charge 2.0 technology, then we got pretty excited. It will also pave the way for more competition in this area, and so now we have the MTK Pump Express Plus.

Cut your charging time by almost half with USB ChargeDoubler

Charging our mobile devices quickly is always a major concern for the digital natives, especially the ones who are always on the go. So any new gadget or accessory that promises to make things easier for us in this aspect always catches our eye. A new Kickstarter project called USB ChargeDoubler is pretty self-explanatory, as it brings faster charging power to our mobile devices when you connect it to a computer, power bank or wall outlet using this tiny, portable USB cable.

ZEN Launcher is fast, simple, effective, and light at less than 1MB

We have a host of choices for Android launchers these days – they basically act as a second “skin” to your basic Android operating system and give you a “look and feel” that you want. They’re mostly customizable and easy to personalize. ZEN Launcher is a new entry into that game, made by the Cooee Launcher DevTeam. Let’s see what they got – and you might be surprised.

Sony now allows custom recovery on select Xperia devices

Sony has always been a standard apart when it comes to helping their smartphone users customize their devices to the way they want it. Sure, they may have locked bootloaders, but Sony will unlock those for you. They’re even moving more into AOSP (Android Open Source Project) territory when the announcement came out that they will be officially allowing custom recovery installation on select Sony Xperia devices.

Samsung and Cigna to help you manage your health and fitness

Monitoring your activities, watching the things you consume, checking up on your fitness goals: these things used to be done only by disciplined people, writing compulsively in their little notebooks, or for the more organized ones, making excel sheets and charts just to be able to make sense of it all. Thank goodness for the invention of apps, wearables, etc to make our fitness tracking much easier. Samsung and global health service company Cigna have teamed up to bring you a new health and fitness app called Coach By Cigna.

Ginger Keyboard corrects grammar, has games, emoji art, animated GIFs

Before, the only thing that we'd require from virtual keyboards that replace our default ones is that we'd have an easier time typing out messages, posting on social networks, and creating documents on our mobile devices. But now, it seems that apps like Swype, Fleksy, SwiftKey, etc are competing on a whole other level, offering more features than just an actual keyboard. The newest one in the market is Ginger Keyboard and it offers all the usual ones, plus a few more features you can't find anywhere else.