Android L to come with disk encryption enabled by default

Android L to come with disk encryption enabled by default

Android L is going to be the biggest update to Android since possibly its inception. With L, Google is all set to address some of the weak points of Android including battery life, security and an inconsistent UI design. 

HTC adds new Duo Camera features into Gallery app for One (M8) and Butterfly 2

HTC adds new Duo Camera features into Gallery app for One (M8) and Butterfly 2

HTC is one of many companies that has turned to splitting some of their apps away from the main software on their devices, making it possible for updates to get pushed out to those apps faster than ever before. The Gallery app is one of those, and it’s recently been updated to offer even better features for a pair of devices.

Motorola’s new Moto X isn’t launching on the Sprint network

Motorola’s new Moto X isn’t launching on the Sprint network

With multiple carriers to choose from all over the world, the best scenario would be that every flagship or hero device would launch on all of them. If not at the same time, then at least eventually. For any Sprint subscribers out there hoping that they’d be able to pick up Motorola’s new Moto X (which was announced earlier this month), the news isn’t too positive.

Sony Xperia Z3, Z3 Compact and Z3 Tablet Compact up for pre-registration in the US

Sony Xperia Z3, Z3 Compact and Z3 Tablet Compact up for pre-registration in the US

Sony products generally never reach the U.S shore for some reason, and if they do, they are at least a few months late. With its Xperia Z3 line-up of devices though, it looks like Sony has had a change of heart and is all set to bring them to the US sometime soon. 

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 pre-orders begin tomorrow, Retail availability from October 17

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 pre-orders begin tomorrow, Retail availability from October 17

Samsung today announced that its latest and greatest phablet — the Galaxy Note 4 — will go on sale in the United States on October 17th with pre-orders for the device beginning from tomorrow (i.e. September 19th). 

Amazon’s new Kindle Fire HDX boasts a Snapdragon 805 processor and Fire OS 4.0

Amazon’s new Kindle Fire HDX boasts a Snapdragon 805 processor and Fire OS 4.0

Besides the new Kindle and Fire HD tablets, Amazon also revealed an updated Fire HDX 8.9 tablet with faster internals, better audio and network performance and Fire OS 4.0. 

Amazon announces the new Fire HD and Fire HD Kids Edition tablets

Amazon announces the new Fire HD and Fire HD Kids Edition tablets

Along with the new Kindles, Amazon also announced a refresh of its Fire HD line-up of tablets. The new 6 and 7-inch Fire HD tablets come in five new colors, feature an HD display, a quad-core processor and Dolby Digital Plus, making it the most tempting tablet under $100. 

Amazon announces the new Kindle Voyage with PagePress, Bumps the processing power and storage on other models

Amazon announces the new Kindle Voyage with PagePress, Bumps the processing power and storage on other models

Amazon has just announced a refresh for its Kindle line-up of eReaders, which brings with them some much needed generational improvements. First in line is the new $79 Kindle that comes with a 20% faster processor, double the storage compared to its predecessor, and most importantly, a touch interface.

OnePlus to stop the production of StyleSwap covers due to technical difficulties

OnePlus to stop the production of StyleSwap covers due to technical difficulties

When the OnePlus One was initially announced, the company had teased ‘StyleSwap’ covers for the handset in a bunch of different materials including Denim, Kevlar and Bamboo. The covers were supposed to go on sale late last month or early in September, but that never happened. 

How to get the best iOS 8 features on Android right now

How to get the best iOS 8 features on Android right now

After being in beta for a couple of months, Apple will finally be releasing the final version of iOS 8 to the public tonight. The latest version of iOS comes with quite a lot of new goodies including Continuity, Handoff, Extensions, QuickType and more.