BLU Life One X (2016) updated to Android… Marshmallow
A phone from December 2015 is getting updated with software that was released in October of that year. Perhaps you do get what you pay for.
Oppo R9 Plus, R9 and F1s score Android Marshmallow, yes, Marshmallow update in Australia
2016 called, and it wants its software updates back from OPPO, which only now rolls out Android 6.0 Marshmallow for the R9, R9 Plus and F1s.
Latest Google Play Services APK should force Google Assistant onto your phone
If you’re hearing about other people in your area getting Google Assistant and you still don’t have it, you can rush it onto your phone.
Boost, Virgin Mobile get LG Tribute HD
A little tribute, a refreshed tribute, from LG to a couple of prepaid carriers in the States as we find the Tribute HD at Boost and Virgin.
Remix OS Player is an Android virtual machine for Windows
And the virtual machine can do windowed Android apps, mind you. Best part of this is that the program is free to download and use.
HTC Desire 626s on T-Mobile, MetroPCS get Marshmallow
T-Mobile and MetroPCS have finally passed on the major Android Marshmallow for the HTC Desire 626s, more than a month after Sprint did.
Sony’s “Soft Charging” feature is a great idea
It’s a feature that’s been introduced into a beta version of the latest Marshmallow AOSP. And it’ll help the battery not destroy itself quickly.
Google Camera as seen on Android N preview now at Play Store
A small Google Camera update for Nexus phone owners not on the Android N Developer Preview. And good news for those off the Nexus train.
ZTE Spro Plus amps up the concept of an Android projector
The Spro line has proved relatively popular for ZTE, so why not go all out for this next one? Android Marshmallow, quad HD and other benies.
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The three best smartphone features (that haven’t taken off)
The best smartphone features of 2016 are the ones you’re not using – and in some cases, you’re better off.
Why I’m keeping the Pixel C, flaws and all
Google’s new convertible has taken a lot of flak from the media (Pocketnow included). But after using the Pixel C for a month, I like it enough to keep it.
Did the Android 6.0.1 update kill your battery life?
User’s who have gotten the Android 6.0.1 update are reporting much shorter battery life than before the update. Are you one of them?
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Adoptable Storage: Android Marshmallow’s hidden feature that your phone probably can’t use
Adoptable Storage is a feature in Android Marshmallow that replaces your internal storage with an sdcard. The question is, why would you want to do that?
Google Pixel C review: a beautiful tablet with an identity crisis
Google’s new convertible isn’t the Surface or iPad Pro competitor it appears to be – but it’s also one of the best Android tablets you can buy today.
HTC HD2 now runs Android Marshmallow; why would you ever need another phone?
It’s got a few glitches, but an HTC HD2 Marshmallow port shows this is one phone that’s not about to be stopped now.
First official CyanogenMod 13 nightly builds bring (buggy) Marshmallow to select Androids
If you can’t wait for Google and device manufacturers to send official, stable Marshmallow your way, CyanogenMod 13 gives you a glitchy taste of Android 6.0
Oppo’s Project Spectrum combines ‘the best of ColorOS’ and stock Android
If Oppo’s proprietary ColorOS Android fork feels a little too bloated, the Chinese device manufacturer will let you replace it with a near-stock platform.
HP TouchPad still relevant as Android Marshmallow is hacked into it
It. Won’t. Die. While the HTC HD2 made for a terrific developer…
Nexus 5X
5 cool things you can do with Google’s low-end Nexus
After they’re reviewed, some phones are deserving of a closer look. Such is the case with the Nexus 5X, Google’s low-end Nexus.
HTC Desire 820 starts seeing Android 5.0 Lollipop updates across Asia
The mid-range HTC Desire 820 is finally ready to leave KitKat behind, scoring OTA Android 5.0 Lollipop treats in parts of Asia.
Google Nexus 6P review: the Nexus returns to its roots
The larger of Google’s two new Nexii is a beefy phablet with two things you don’t often see together: a spectacular feature set, and a sensible price tag.
Android Marshmallow Do Not Disturb Mode
Do Not Disturb Mode: Android Marshmallow finally got it right
Android has gone through a few iterations of its Do Not Disturb mode, but hasn’t gotten it right – until Android 6.0 Marshmallow.
Android Encryption
Google stands its ground with Android Marshmallow full-disk encryption requirement
After backing down with Lollipop, Google’s not about to let many OEMs opt out of mandatory Android Marshmallow full-disk encryption.
Android 6.0 Easter egg adds a Marshmallow twist to an old favorite
This year’s Android Marshmallow Easter egg has a lot in common with last year’s Lollipop treat – find out just what’s changed.
Android Marshmallow Dark Theme
Android Marshmallow should be embracing the Dark Theme, not getting rid of it
Dark themes offer some significant advantages over light one, but just before being released, Google axed the dark theme in Android Marshmallow 6.0.