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Apple Music for Android Now Supports Music Videos

Apple Music for Android Now Supports Music Videos

Apple Music for Android has been updated to support an oft-requested feature, and bring in the family as well.

Huawei P9 Reviewed: A Mid-Range Device with a Premium Look and Feel

Huawei P9 Reviewed: A Mid-Range Device with a Premium Look and Feel

Mid-range devices are gradually becoming a nice combination of less-than-high-end specifications and premium aspirations, and the Huawei P9 is certainly no different, if Android Beat‘s review of the device is any indicator.

Watch Google’s Take on 3D Touch in Action; Coming in Android N

Watch Google’s Take on 3D Touch in Action; Coming in Android N

Google has confirmed to Mashable that it will be adding support for 3D Touch-like pressure sensitive displays in Android N. The second Developer Preview of Android N released last week hinted at the company working on adding support for this feature to the OS.

Here are few Android N features inspired by iOS 9

Here are few Android N features inspired by iOS 9

Last week, Google released the first developer preview of Android N for selected Nexus devices. The company usually releases the developer preview of a new version of Android at its yearly I/O conference, but this time around, the company decided to change its schedule a bit.

Professionals say Android phones are easier for police to crack than iPhones

Professionals say Android phones are easier for police to crack than iPhones

As the Federal Bureau of Investigation goes head-to-head with Apple over encryption, a series of professionals outline why Google’s OS of choice, Android, is easier for police to crack.

Apple Music for Android lets users save music to SD cards for offline listening

Apple Music for Android lets users save music to SD cards for offline listening

For those Android users out there that use a microSD card for extra storage, a new update to Apple Music has your name on it.

Apple denies rumor that it’s building a tool to help iOS users switch to Android

Apple denies rumor that it’s building a tool to help iOS users switch to Android

Earlier today, a report surfaced that suggested that Apple was building a tool that would help iOS users switch to its main competing platform, Android, if they wanted to go down that route.

Google’s Nexus 6P reviewed: ‘The best Android smartphone this year’

Google’s Nexus 6P reviewed: ‘The best Android smartphone this year’

At the end of September of this year, Google introduced a pair of new Nexus-branded smartphones, one of which, the Nexus 6P, was confidently placed in the high-end market.

The 10 Best smartphones you can buy right now

The 10 Best smartphones you can buy right now

Picking the best smartphones in the world is always a) incredibly hard, and b) terrific fun. Thankfully. This being an iOS-centric site, you’d expect an Apple iPhone at number 1 and you’d be right. But this isn’t sycophantic – in my other life as the producer and presenter of The Phones Show I do regular top 5 features – and an iPhone is invariably in the top spot because it’s the one top specced phone that can be recommended as the answer to “What phone should I buy” without any real caveats or possible recriminations. There are several iPhones here, plus more Android units, of course. And I’d love to have stuck in one of the new flagship Lumias, except that they’re still a week away. Maybe next time.

Apple’s Beats Pill+ Android app is being tarnished with one-star ‘reviews’

Apple’s Beats Pill+ Android app is being tarnished with one-star ‘reviews’

One strength, and one drawback, of App Stores is the ability to leave reviews. A positive, because the great apps can get even more attention, and a drawback for a tendency for users to leave feedback that might not have anything to do with the app itself.