Happy Thanksgiving from your friends at Android Authority!

By AndroidChief | On Thu, Nov 27th, 2014 - No Comments »
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Regardless of where you are in the world today, we want to express our gratitude for you, our dear readers. We are thankful for your continued support and being part of the Android Authority community. We strive to bring our readers value and deliver the best quality content, the best videos and thorough and timely news coverage of the latest and greatest on all things Android. Without. 

Android customization – how many days until Christmas? Voice input and variable management in Tasker

By AndroidChief | On Thu, Nov 27th, 2014 - No Comments »
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I hope you’ve found some use out of last week’s Android customization post, certainly, being able to fall to sleep to your favorite music is a great thing. This week we give in, just a little bit, to the urges of the season. That is, with many of you reading this while resting off a Thanksgiving day meal, it is time to start thinking about Christmas. Perhaps Christmas is not. 

LG appoints a new CEO to head up mobile division

By AndroidChief | On Thu, Nov 27th, 2014 - No Comments »
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LG is a company that has managed to do something in the mobile world that few competitors accomplished. Once looked at as a mere third-rate phonemaker, the company has rose to become a top rated powerhouse that’s been doing all the right things. As shown with their record breaking sales for Android devices last month, LG is serious about mobile, and now it appointed a new CEO to. 

Deals: Nexus 9 WiFi $50 off, Chromecast $11 off on Amazon

By AndroidChief | On Thu, Nov 27th, 2014 - No Comments »
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The Chromecast is something that I literally use on a day to day basis, and is surprisingly one of the most used tech devices in my apartment. If you know someone that spends a lot of time watching YouTube or Netflix and have no idea what to get them for Christmas, then Amazon is your friend right now. If you head on over there as we speak,  you can pick one up for just $23.99, which. 

Put a ring on it: Samsung patent hints at ring-operated smartwatch

By AndroidChief | On Thu, Nov 27th, 2014 - No Comments »
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Galaxy Club If it first you “don’t succeed“, try and try again. If you still can’t catch a break after your sixth attempt, take Beyonce’s advice and put a ring on it. A new patent application has appeared this week, potentially giving us a glimpse of what might end up being one of Samsung’s upcoming smartwatches. What makes this particular patent. 

There will be fewer cryptic symbols on our phones, thanks to new law

By AndroidChief | On Thu, Nov 27th, 2014 - No Comments »
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Some of the arcane symbols permanently printed on electronic products could become a thing of the past, thanks to a new law that was just signed off by President Obama. The E-Label Act, which was signed into law just yesterday, allows companies to use software labels, instead of having to physically print them on devices. A report by The Hill stated that the policies this act sets into. 

European Parliament votes in favor of Google break-up

By AndroidChief | On Thu, Nov 27th, 2014 - No Comments »
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A rumor regarding the proposed breakup of Google Inc. by the EU Parliament appeared at the end of last week and seems to have been right on the money. Today, the EU Parliament took a vote Strasbourg, where 384 legislators voted in favor of the controversial initiative, with 174 against and 56 abstentions, despite last-minute objections from the US Congress. There are two important points. 

Rebirth of Fortune 2 – Indie app of the day

By AndroidChief | On Thu, Nov 27th, 2014 - No Comments »
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What is Rebirth of Fortune 2? Rebirth of Fortune 2 is a tactical RPG similar to Final Fantasy Tactics or Vanguard Bandits. It’s has a lot of RPG characteristics but the mechanics play more like a game of chess. It’s currently $2.77 in the Google Play Store with in app purchases. Much like any other strategy RPG, you play as a group of characters who take to the battle field. 

ThanksGiveaway: Your chance to win great devices like the Nexus 6

By AndroidChief | On Thu, Nov 27th, 2014 - No Comments »
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Happy Thanksgiving from us at the Android Authority Deals Store! We hope you have a ton of reasons to be thankful this holiday season. As for us at the AA Deals store? We are thankful to be able to serve you up great deals, and great giveaways too. With that in mind, we are giving our readers another chance to win some Android goodness through two great giveaways: the Amazing Choose your. 

SuperSU v2.35 release update rolling out now

By AndroidChief | On Thu, Nov 27th, 2014 - No Comments »
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Chainfire’s popular SuperSU has just been updated to version v2.35, marking the first full Play Store update since V2.01. It arrives with support for Android Lollipop, now out of beta, and some changes to the user interface inspired by Google’s Material Design. One of the big issues providing Lollipop support came from the closure of previously exploited loopholes used with the older. 

Report: LG working on a hybrid tablet similar to the Microsoft Surface

By AndroidChief | On Thu, Nov 27th, 2014 - No Comments »
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Keeping track of the amount of tablet releases in the tech world is no easy task, as OEMs regularly introduce tablets of all shapes, sizes, operating systems, and ranges in an effort to capture as much market share as possible. In July of this year, LG took an approach not so often seen with Android devices when they released the Tab Book, an Intel-powered hybrid Android tablet with. 

Stealth-action game République 60% off in the Play Store

By AndroidChief | On Thu, Nov 27th, 2014 - No Comments »
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Every once in awhile, Google Play has some pretty decent deals on really premium content. They’re definitely continuing that reputation as they offer the thrilling République for only $1.99… that’s 60% off! If you’ve never heard of République, let me fill you in for a second. Think a Metal Gear Solid-esque game with console-quality graphics, developed around a touch screen, and. 

Google to offer $50 in Play Store credit for Sprint Nexus 6 purchases this weekend

By AndroidChief | On Thu, Nov 27th, 2014 - No Comments »
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If you’re a Sprint customer looking to buy Google’s Nexus 6 this weekend, you’re about to get a nice little freebie. Google is reportedly partnering with Sprint to offer Nexus 6 buyers $50 in Google Play Store credit, as long as you activate the phone by mid-January. When you buy a Nexus 6 between Friday 11/28 and Monday 12/1, you’ll be able to redeem your credit. There are. 

Moto X (2nd Gen.) coming to Republic Wireless on December 10th

By AndroidChief | On Thu, Nov 27th, 2014 - No Comments »
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Good news for Republic Wireless customers: the Motorola Moto X (2nd Gen.) is coming December 10th. Want better news? It’s being offered for only $399… that’s $100 off its normal price! Before you non-Republic Wireless customers get too excited, we’re talking about Sprint’s MVNO network here. That means you can’t buy this device and bring it to another carrier. For those unfamiliar,. 

Android 5.0 Lollipop rolling out to NVIDIA SHIELD Tablet LTE over the weekend

By AndroidChief | On Thu, Nov 27th, 2014 - No Comments »
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Since Google officially released Lollipop, we almost immediately started seeing manufacturers push the update out to their devices. We’ve seen Motorola Moto X Pure Edition and Moto G (2nd Gen.) both get updated, and we’ve even seen NVIDIA push the update out to the Wifi version of the SHIELD Tablet. With promise of the update hitting the LTE variant soon after, NVIDIA has kept. 

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