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  • The Android Community Team: what we’re playing

    We are introducing a new series of posts this weekend. As you’ll see from the title, these will be of the “what we’re” style. First up is gaming, which only seemed fitting as the Games Developers

    March 22, 2014 • Views: 764

  • Samsung Chromebook 2: 13.3-inch hands-on and first impressions

    Samsung announced the Chromebook 2 earlier in the month. This latest Chromebook brings the familiar faux leather back that we first saw introduced with the Galaxy Note 3. Perhaps a bit more interesting though, Samsung unveiled

    March 18, 2014 • Views: 1034

  • Minuum keyboard hands-on

    The Minuum keyboard isn’t new, however we did see the v2.0 release arrive in the Play Store earlier this morning. This latest release not only had the keyboard officially exiting the beta period, but it also brought a

    March 13, 2014 • Views: 726

  • LG G Pro 2: improving selfies with “Flash for Selfie”

    Taking selfies, much less taking selfies for work purposes is something I never thought I would be doing. But, thanks to LG and a new feature called “Flash for Selfie” — here I am. Flash for Selfie is one of the

    March 10, 2014 • Views: 1446

  • LG G Pro 2: hands-on with Dual Browser

    Next up in our extended look at the LG G Pro 2 — the Dual Browser mode. This one is simple, but at the same time, really nice to have with such a large display. As a refresher, the LG G Pro 2 sports a 5.9-inch display. A

    March 7, 2014 • Views: 896

  • LG G Pro 2: setting up and using Knock Code

    We have already posted our review of the LG G Pro 2, however a few new buzz words came along with this release. LG introduced the handset with features such as Mini View, Dual Browser, Magic Focus, Natural Flash, and Knock Code.

    March 6, 2014 • Views: 777

  • Evernote for Android: handwriting first look

    Handwriting support has been available in the beta version of the Evernote app for a little while now. Evernote participates in the Play Store beta setup, so users do have the option to run the beta releases, but we prefer to

    March 5, 2014 • Views: 516

  • Omate TrueSmart: a Kickstarter shipment unboxing

    Originally backed on the day the Omate TrueSmart Kickstarter launched, our shipment finally arrived earlier this morning. We realize plenty are still waiting, and while this may only serve to further tease you, we did want to

    March 5, 2014 • Views: 929

  • Blackphone secure Android smartphone hands-on

    The Blackphone, a secure Android smartphone was teased a bit back in the middle of January. At the time they were talking about showing something during Mobile World Congress, and naturally, we just had to go and check them out.

    February 26, 2014 • Views: 666

  • Sony SmartBand and Lifelog Camera: hands-on from MWC 2014

    We saw a preview of the Sony wearables back in January, during CES. And nicely, Sony was prepared to offer a bit more this time around. Coming out of MWC 2014, there was some hands-on time with the Sony SmartBand SWR10. This is a

    February 26, 2014 • Views: 718