This isn't the first time we've reported about Google's deplorable policies for removing apps from the Play Store. One day you're the developer of an extremely popular app, distributing it to thousands of users, the next it's poof gone with no warning, no explanation, and no way to easily communicate with the team to understand what has gone wrong.
The latest victim is the famous and ridiculously powerful Tasker app. Tasker has been available on Android since time immemorial and has made many a Read more [...]
If you're a frequent American Airlines flyer, the your mobile experience just got a little more pleasant. The airline has updated its Android app with an all new look, interactive terminal maps, and more. Here's the full breakdown of what's new:
Interactive terminal maps for 10 major airports. Find your gate, baggage claim, shops/restaurants or Admirals Club®.
Updated with new look and feel
Find an Admirals Club® from the home screen
Elite members can request 500-mile upgrades on eligible segments Read more [...]
Though no reasonable person would have suspected that Android Pay would get early support from every vendor, bank, and finance company, Chase has loomed large as among the most conspicuous absences. It doesn't help that the banking giant announced Chase Pay last month, which is like Android Pay except worse in almost every way.
After a post on Reddit claimed to have been told by a Chase rep that they were adding support for Android Pay in 2015, Chase customers began to look forward to being first-class Read more [...]
Things to consider first
The first thing you need to consider is whether the Xiaomi model you want to buy is going to work on your carrier's LTE frequencies. Not all Xiaomi phones have the right 4G bands to work with American carriers, so make sure you do that little bit of homework before you pick one up.
Make sure the Xiaomi device you want will work with your US carrier's LTE frequencies. / © ANDROIDPIT
Also note that the Google Play Store does not come pre-installed on Xiaomi devices sold out Read more [...]
Last week we asked if you'd run out to pick up the new BlackBerry Priv. As BlackBerry's first phone running Android, and with a slickly designed keyboard, this phone came out of nowhere to wow us. You told us they didn't wow you enough though, and most people said they weren't interested in this shiny new phone.
The question this week was all about whether the BlackBerry Priv was awesome enough to make you run out and go buy it immediately. It's gorgeous with a well done hidden keyboard, and more Read more [...]