OnePlus 2: A Big Android Phone for Relatively Little Money – Wall Street Journal (blog)


Wall Street Journal (blog)
OnePlus 2: A Big Android Phone for Relatively Little Money
Wall Street Journal (blog)
Android smartphone makers are hurrying to get out in front of the next iPhone, expected in September. On Monday night, China’s OnePlus announced the OnePlus 2, a 5.5-inch phone that costs half the price of handsets from Apple, Samsung and LG.
OnePlus 2 offers cutting-edge hardware for under $390… and Android fanboys BGR
OnePlus 2 hands-on – The Android wild-cardSlashGear
OnePlus 2: The smartie that’s trying to outsmart Google’s AndroidThe Register
InformationWeek –Android Authority (blog) –Business Insider
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Meet Arrow, a new Android launcher from Microsoft's Garage – PCWorld


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Meet Arrow, a new Android launcher from Microsoft’s Garage
PCWorld
Microsoft is quietly testing a new launcher app that replaces Android users’ home screens. Called Arrow, the utility is a product of the company’s Garage program that lets employees work on interesting side projects and release them to the world. Right
Microsoft has quietly released its own Android launcherThe Verge
Microsoft just unveiled this totally unexpected new productFortune
Microsoft’s new Arrow Launcher for Android is another Garage side projectGeekWire
SlashGear –Geek –ZDNet
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The best Android smartphone gets better – CNNMoney


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The best Android smartphone gets better
CNNMoney
The new Moto X essentially runs Android as Google designed it with just a few tweaks that make your phone more personal. For example, you can tell it to talk to you when you’re home, vibrate at work and silence itself during meetings. It’ll recite
Motorola launches 3 new Android phones with ‘amazing value’Computerworld
Hands-on with the 2015 Moto X Pure Edition—stock Android at a great priceArs Technica
Moto G 3rd Gen With Android 5.1 Lollipop, Dual SIM 4G Launched at Rs. 11999NDTV
Firstpost –Toronto Star –Business Insider
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Tell Android to send your texts through apps like WhatsApp or WeChat – Engadget


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Tell Android to send your texts through apps like WhatsApp or WeChat
Engadget
Sure, the Google search box in Android lets you dictate regular text messages, but what if your conversations live in a non-standard chat app? You can relax as of today. Google now supports using your voice to send messages in English through a handful
Android users can now say ‘Ok Google’ to send messages via WhatsApp, WeChat VentureBeat
[OK Google] You Can Now Send Third-Party Instant Messages Using Google Voice Android Police
Google will now let you send third-party instant messages through Google voice Android Authority (blog)

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Hyundai offers do-it-yourself Android Auto upgrade – USA TODAY


USA TODAY
Hyundai offers do-it-yourself Android Auto upgrade
USA TODAY
Hyundai says it’s the only automaker offering Android Auto, a huge competitive advantage as in-car connectivity is the rage and there is a lot of talk about the system and its rival, Apple CarPlay. Android Auto allows users to control their smartphone
Android Auto hidden gems: vehicle diagnostics, secret sensor support and moreAndroid Authority (blog)

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950M phones at risk for 'Stagefright' text exploit thanks to Android fragmentation – ExtremeTech


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950M phones at risk for ‘Stagefright’ text exploit thanks to Android fragmentation
ExtremeTech
Well, this isn’t exactly what we expected to wake up to: Joshua Drake of Zimperium zLabs says a simple text message hack could put 950 million Android phones at risk, he said to Forbes, in what could be one of the most serious exploits ever to hit the
Stagefright: Everything you need to know about Google’s Android megabugFortune
Got an Android phone? SMASH IT with a hammer – and do it NOWThe Register
Android phone hack puts 950 million users at risk6abc.com
Naked Security –ABC News
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OnePlus 2: A Big Android Phone for Relatively Little Money – Personal Tech … – Wall Street Journal (blog)


Wall Street Journal (blog)
OnePlus 2: A Big Android Phone for Relatively Little Money – Personal Tech
Wall Street Journal (blog)
Android smartphone makers are hurrying to get out in front of the next iPhone, expected in September. On Monday night, China’s OnePlus announced the OnePlus 2, a 5.5-inch phone that costs half the price of handsets from Apple, Samsung and LG.
OnePlus 2: Low-Cost Android Alternative – InformationWeekInformationWeek
How to watch live as OnePlus unveils the phone of hardcore Android fans BGR
OnePlus 2 invites launched, attracts over 235,000 reservations – Android AuthorityAndroid Authority (blog)
Android Headlines – Android News
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Don't suit up: Microsoft drops dress code for Android visitors • The Register – The Register


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Don’t suit up: Microsoft drops dress code for Android visitors • The Register
The Register
Windows will run Android binaries “unchanged”, according to a Microsoft job posting. “Project Astoria” is one of several ambitious ventures announced at Microsoft’s annual developer conference Build 2015, intended to lure iOS, Android, and web
Windows 10 Mobile: Can Microsoft finally break the iOS Android duopoly or is International Business Times UK

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Most Android phones can be hacked with one text – CNET – CNET


CNET
Most Android phones can be hacked with one text – CNET
CNET
The Android text-message vulnerability is one doozy of a hack. All is takes is one text message with a video or photo laced with malicious code, and hackers can gain control of your phone. Google has a fix for all Android phone makers, but a big
The Security Flaw Google Built Into Android | MIT Technology ReviewMIT Technology Review
HTC One M9 on T-Mobile gets Android 5.1 update with improved battery life Phone Arena
T-Mobile’s HTC One M9 finally gets Android 5.1 update too – GSMArena.com newsGSMArena.com
Ubergizmo –TmoNews –Master Herald
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LG's Flip Phone Runs a Newer Version of Android Than Your Fancy, Modern … – Yahoo Tech


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LG’s Flip Phone Runs a Newer Version of Android Than Your Fancy, Modern
Yahoo Tech
The LG Gentle Android flip phone is a classic story of old-meets-new, with the odd twist here being that probably not even your new phone is up to par with this 1999-ish phone’s cutting-edge version of Android. This clamshell handset with a 3.2-inch
LG announces modern Android flip phone for Korea, the LG Gentle | ZDNetZDNet
LG launches Lollipop-powered LG Gentle flip phone – Android AuthorityAndroid Authority (blog)
LG announces new Android-powered flip phone – Sydney Morning HeraldSydney Morning Herald
NDTV –GSMArena.com –androidandme.com
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