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Good luck using Netflix if your device is rooted or running a custom ROM

Yesterday, some rooted users are finding issues with downloading the Netflix app on their various devices. There was some initial speculation that there was just a bug with the latest update, bringing the Netflix app to version 5.0. Image courtesy … Continue reading

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India becomes eight country to have its own cryogenic device capable of reaching 2 miliKelvin

Suspended in the air, at the Department of Atomic Energy’s Variable Energy Cyclotron Centre (VECC) here, this gizmo, resembling a scaled-up thermos, works silently amidst a labyrinth of tubes under the watchful eye of a computer. Its makers claim it … Continue reading

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Amazon Echo Show: All you need to know about the new screen-based Echo device

Amazon announced a brand new Echo device just a couple of days thereby adding some gravitas to the rumours. We’ve seen Amazon announcing speaker based Echo devices, but the new Echo Show is the first one that comes with a … Continue reading

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10 Tips for mixing business with pleasure on your Android device – ANDROID APPS BUSINESS TIPS

No one wants to carry around multiple smartphones or tablets, but using your personal devices for work raises a host of concerns. Will your personal data be subject to your corporate policies? Can your IT department see everything you do … Continue reading

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Samsung Galaxy S8: new device, new issues

The Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ are supposed to help the company overcome its recent problems, but issues are already being reported about the new flagships. (This is a preview – click here to read the entire entry.) Android News … Continue reading

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T-Mobile launching Premium Device Protection Plus on May 7

T-Mobile is expanding its device insurance program today with a new Plus tier. Premium Device Protection (PDP) Plus is launching this Sunday, May 7. The service offers all of the features of Premium Device Protection, including protection against loss, theft, … Continue reading

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Google just opened up the Google Assistant to almost any device you can imagine

Google has announced the availability of the Google Assistant SDK which will allow developers to get a head start on building it in whichever devices they want. Phandroid

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Spotify May Be Working on its First Hardware Device

Spotify appears to be working on its first wearable device, developing a “category defining product akin to Pebble Watch, Amazon Echo, and Snap Spectacles,” based on a job listing discovered by Zatz Not Funny. The text from the job description, … Continue reading

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How to restore your device to iOS 9.x with iDeviceReRestore

A while back we broke the story of a bug which was allowing restores to iOS 9 firmwares, without even needing a jailbreak. It was subsequently discovered that the bug was more far-reaching than originally thought, allowing restores to iOS 9.x … Continue reading

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Why you should (or shouldn’t) root your Android device – ANDROID ROOTING TIPS

Android is based on the Linux kernel, so right from the start, tinkerers and power users were interested in gaining root access to make changes and graft on new features. In the early days, this was a fairly simple procedure … Continue reading

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