• Nexus 5 gets Android 5.1 OTA, might devour your RAM

    Google has finally let out the OTA update that will bring the Nexus 5 to Android 5.1 land. This follows the release of factory images and binaries for several of the supported Nexus devices. However, if you are quite excited to

    March 19, 2015 • Views: 2603

  • Google gives a workaround for Android Wear Paid App bug

    Android Wear apps have just started flowing last week, but that might be reduced to a trickle due to a bug that prevents paid apps from being installed on smartwatches. Google has finally responded to the issue, providing

    July 9, 2014 • Views: 998

  • Android Wear bug blocks paid apps due to encryption

    If you already have your hands on one of the earliest Android Wear smartwatches and are itching to get a hold of some dedicated Android Wear apps, you might want to hold of cashing out on a new paid app for a while. At the

    July 8, 2014 • Views: 813

  • KitKat bug may be affecting widgets on your handset

    Have widgets been disappearing from your KitKat device? If so, you may not be alone, as HD Widgets is reporting what they believe is a widespread issue among Android handsets running 4.4. It’s causing quite a few headaches, and

    May 8, 2014 • Views: 2547

  • Nexus 5 camera and CPU usage bug acknowledged

    Google has acknowledged the Nexus 5 camera/CPU usage issues in a recent issue tracker thread. This particular issue dealt with the ‘mm-qcamera-daemon’ which ultimately was causing some Nexus 5 users to see unusually

    March 5, 2014 • Views: 801

  • Google Calendar could accidentally invite others to private events

    This might be a case of artificial intelligence becoming too smart for its own good. It was reported just recently that a well-placed feature in Google Calendar that tries to be smart about the events that you create can actually

    January 24, 2014 • Views: 737

  • Android 4.4 introduces major VPN bug

    It seems that Google has let through a bug in its latest Android version that will affect anyone that uses VPN apps on Android 4.4. This bug can cause a variety of effects ranging from high CPU usage on network hosts, termination

    November 12, 2013 • Views: 1490

  • Hangouts Android app incapacitated by Emoji bug

    A word of warning to trigger-happy emoji-bearing chatters on Google+ Hangouts. Sending a flood of the popular emoji faces in a chat could crash the Hangouts app and prevent logging backing in, practically rendering the app

    November 11, 2013 • Views: 449

  • Android 4.4 patches another Master Key bug [UPDATED]

    The words “Master Key bug” would probably send shivers down the spines of anyone who is even remotely concerned about the security of the Android platform and of their devices. It seems that it is an on-going battle

    November 4, 2013 • Views: 2117

  • Google Play problems plague many users, no word yet from Google

    It seems that quite a number of users are reporting to be experiencing some issues with the Google Play Store app on their devices. The problems, however, don’t seem to be affecting all users in all regions and Google has

    October 2, 2013 • Views: 962