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Get Back Notifications You Accidentally Dismissed On Android

There you are, absent-mindedly dismissing notifications from your lock screen, when all of a sudden you think you might have swiped away something that was hugely important. Or was it? Here’s how you can access your notification history in the most recent versions of Android.


Dell Venue 8 7000 Review: A Terrible Name For An Incredible Tablet 

Late last year, Dell announced the most interesting Android tablet in years. It has great guts in a thin body with striking design, topped off with one horrible name. But it’s so much more than just a pretty face and a hot body.


Our Favourite Android, iOS, And Windows Phone Apps Of The Week

With the holiday season well over, new apps and updates are flooding all mobile platforms. Windows Phone is going to have a huge week with Microsoft (finally) detailing the future of the mobile OS with its Wednesday Windows 10 event. But until then, hold over your mobile phone obsessions by taking a look at new, great apps from this week.


LG G3 Getting Android 5.0 Lollipop Within Days

Briefly: Are you the lucky owner of an LG G3? Good news: you’re getting Android 5.0 Lollipop for your phone real soon.


China's Xiaomi Now Has Its Own Galaxy Note, Its Own Chromecast, And Its Own Headphones

China’s much-lauded Xiaomi has a bunch of new cutting-edge Android smartphones and accessories, including one pretty damn special device, and we don’t get them in Australia. Boo.


Free Games Friday: Wolf Among Us, Space RPG, Star Wars: Commander

The weekend’s almost here, so you have time to relax and check out a free game (or three) on your smartphone. Here are the highlights from the last week.


Adobe Lightroom Is Now Available On Android (But Only Phones)

Months after it became available for iOS, Adobe has announced that its Lightroom photo-editing software is now available for Android phones too. The new software requires a handset running Android 4.1 Jelly Bean or later, a minimum 1.7GHz quad-core CPU, and Adobe recommends you have at least 8GB of free space on your device if things are to run smoothly. Eek.


There's A Security Bug On 60% Of Android Phones -- And Google Won't Fix It

A security researcher has discovered a serious bug in the WebView component of Android 4.3 and below that could open up phones to malicious hackers. But Google is doing nothing about it.


App Deals: Discounted iOS iPhone, iPad, Android, Windows Phone Apps

Today’s best deals include Media Browser for Android, SoundCatcher on iOS and Private Hub for Windows Phone. Deals end without warning, so be quick!


A Galaxy S6 With (Almost) Stock Android Sounds Like A Dream Come True

There are some pretty unsubstantiated and vague rumours that Samsung’s new Galaxy S6 won’t just have a new Note-inspired hardware design; it will also have less ugly TouchWiz skinning than ever. Who knows if this is true! It’s probably not. But man, it still sounds fantastic.