2018 hasn’t been the best year for Facebook. The company has been involved in a lot of controversy, and many people are looking to switch from Facebook and start using something else. The company has faced a number of security-related issues in 2018, and has managed to scare off quite a few people with it. If you’re amongst Facebook users who are looking for … [Read more...] about 9 Best Facebook Alternatives For Android, In Case You’re Jumping Ship
For Android Authority‘s Best of Android 2018 awards, we put more than 30 of the year’s flagships through their paces to chose winners across ten categories. Through this endeavor, we discovered which flagship had the best overall performance, which had the best cameras, and the overall smartphone of the year. This research not only revealed the top … [Read more...] about This is the average 2018 Android flagship smartphone
Android Police has grown a lot in the eight-plus years I've been here, and next year will mark a decade the site itself has been around. It's hard to believe where we are now compared to then, having since launched APK Mirror, completely redesigned the site, and introduced a number of new faces on the team. People I hired two and a half years ago - like Corbin, Jordan, and … [Read more...] about Android Police is looking for a dedicated freelance news writer in the US or Canada
The perennial favorite of Firefox and Chrome power users has arrived. Adblock Plus for Android was just released to the Google Play Store, compatible with all devices running 2.1 or higher. Just like its desktop counterparts, it'll block ads in your browser... but only in certain circumstances. Those who are rooted (regardless of Android version) will block all ads in the … [Read more...] about [New App] Adblock Plus For Android Released: Root Users Block Everything, Stock Users Block WiFi Only
The original beta for Google's Android operating system was released on November 5th, 2007, making today ten years since the first public version of the software. It's tough to pin a specific date on Android's origins—people usually reference either today or September 23rd, as that's the date in 2008 was when 1.0-r1 was released—but November 5th is generally … [Read more...] about Weekend poll: In light of Android’s 10th birthday, which version first got you started?