Getting to Know Your Nook Tablet: An Extensive Look at the Features

Buying a brand new tablet is exciting. Complete access to your favorite shows, movies, books, magazines, and games is at your fingertips. Whether you are making the switch from another device or you’re using a tablet for the first time, you will find the new Nook to be filled with unending entertainment and easy-to-use features to make your tablet experience outstanding.

Best New Mobile Devices for Gaming

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While you’re out shopping amid the holiday hustle and bustle, it’s good to know what the latest and greatest stuff is out there before making a purchase. If you’ve got a gamer on your hands, here is a line up of the best new mobile devices for gaming on the market.

5 Best Android Smartphone Apps You Must Try this Month

Everyday, hundreds of new smartphone applications are developed and made available on the different mobile platforms. Android smartphones get most of their applications and games from Google Play which currently boasts of having more than 1,412,200 applications. Since there is a wide variety of applications available, it makes it hard for smartphone users to try them out even if they are willing to. To help you with your choice, tech information blog has compiled a list of five of the best android smartphone apps that you need to try this week.

The Future of Android Phones — What to Expect

"The next big thing is here." That's becoming a quick reality for the Android 5.0 operating system, also known as "Lollipop." Are you ready for a systems upgrade? Then take a look at the "next big thing" and what you'll be able to do on your Android 5.0 smartphone.

All-New Interface Look

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How 'Lollipop' was decided for Android 5.0

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Well, Android 5.0 is here, and it has been named Lollipop! Throwing almost everyone off! Not a surprise, as Google did the same thing last year with KitKat. To help explain it all, Google has released a video showing the intense screening process they went through to find the right dessert, and Lollipop was just too sweet!

Sundar Pichai and Google tease Android 5.0 and L

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With Android L due today, Sundar Pichai teases out a what he’s calling #NationalDessertDay in an attempt to find what sweet Android 5.0 will be named after.

Help Intel /* HACK THE CODE*/and get the credit

For those of you who want the chance to customise and improve an app, now is the time with Intel.

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Dev Story /*HACK THE CODE*/ was designed by two developers briefed by Intel to create an app in just one month. The idea then emerged to design an app that would also get the community involved.

Cities With the Best WiFi [with Infographic]

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“Wi-Fi everywhere” may have seemed like an unlikely possibility several years ago, as outdoor and city-wide Wi-Fi networks were plagued by construction delays, shaky service and equipment that quickly became obsolete. But with the continued introduction of free Wi-Fi networks in businesses, such as coffee shops and restaurants, and large-scale public Wi-Fi access areas, it feels as if free Wi-Fi is … well, everywhere.

Comparing the iPhone 6 with Galaxy S5

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After the launch of the iPhone 6, as consumers are now faced with returning to the classic choice, choose a smartphone with iOS or Android platform.

On the Android platform itself, one of the smartphones that compete with the iPhone 6 in the market is the Samsung Galaxy S5. Both have advantages and disadvantages respectively.

Many considerations must be made before dropping the option, such as design, battery life, usability, to how the quality of the camera. KompasTekno summarize it for your consideration.

Ready, a new contacts app hit the Play Store

After 4 months of beta testing with 20 thousand users, Ready hit the Play Store today. Besides looking great, the app offers some improvements over the stock contact lists. You can see the most recent history (calls, emails, texts and calendar events) in a floating window when the phone is ringing. After a call, the app provides follow-up actions, or gives an instant way to save the contact in case of an unknown caller. Scrolling through contacts

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