1. DooKey

    Google's Fast Pair - Effortless Bluetooth Pairing for Android

    Google announced a new feature for Android 6.0 devices yesterday and calls it Fast Pair. This feature allows you to pair Bluetooth devices quickly and easily and you don't have to mess with any settings. This is going to be very nice for you folks that have Android phones. Imagine doing all...
  2. NoxTek

    FS: Moto X Pure Edition 32GB - $90 shipped

    All prices are firm and include USPS Priority Mail shipping to anywhere in the continental US unless otherwise noted. Payment via PayPal Only at this time. Will not ship first, and will only deal with people with established heatware or sufficient [H] tenure. Heatware: 85-0-0 e-mail...
  3. R

    Banking Trojan Slips Onto Google Play Hiding In Game

    Security researchers have uncovered an Android banking malware hiding on Google Play hidden in other apps. A game called "Bubble Shooter Wild Life" and an app named "Earn Real Money Gift Cards" in the Google Play Store using time delays and code obfuscation before installing the trojan on the...
  4. R

    Lamborghini Releases Luxury Smartphone

    In what Lamborghini are calling the "Prefect fusion of Italian design & the most luxurious technology," the supercar manufacturer is bringing us the "ALPHA-ONE" smartphone. The "ALPHA-ONE" has an "Italian handmade black leather" back, an accompanying custom leather phone case, and is made of...
  5. Carouselambra

    Switching back to Android from Windows. What phone?

    Like the title says. I have a Lumia 950 that I love. However it's gotten to the point where the app store is my breaking point. I use my phone for Calling, Texting, Pictures, and Instagram. I don't use the internet much and I don't play games on it. However, recently I've run into things I...
  6. R

    Samsung Releases The Galaxy S8 Active

    Samsung has officially released the Galaxy S8 Active, available to pre-order tomorrow through AT&T, and will be available in stores Aug. 11th. The S8 Active features a 5.8" AMOLED screen, 12MP rear camera, and a metal body that's compliant with the MIL-STD-810G specification for water, dust and...
  7. R

    Google Is No Longer The Default Search Engine In Android Chrome In Russia

    Following it's agreement with the Russians Federal Anti-Monopoly Service, Chrome will now bring up a prompt for it's Russian users to choose between Yandex, Google, and **************. Sounds like a good thing to me, monopolies can be quite dangerous. Although I don't feel like this is a monopolistic...
  8. FrgMstr

    The Small Things in Life...Android Msg Gets "Mark as Read" on Notifications

    "Mark as Read" for Android Messages is now a reality in v2.3 If you are a Android smartphone owner, you know the pain in not being able to mark those text messages read from the notification screen. Enjoy.
  9. R

    Kentucky Fried Smartphone

    To celebrate the 30th anniversary of KFC opening it's first restaurant in China they have partnered with Huawei to launch a commemorative smartphone. The model is limited to 5000 units, and is a bright red variant of the Huawei Y7 complete with a portrait of the Colonel etched into the back...
  10. FrgMstr

    CopyCat Malware Infects Over 14M Android Devices

    While over half of the CopyCat malware infections on Android are located in Asia, there are over 250K infections verified in the USA. This Android malware's primary function is one you might not notice easily either. It is going about making its money by hijacking advertisement identifiers...
  11. M

    How Android Beat the iPhone to World Domination

    While everyone is gushing about the iPhone's ten years of existence, an article from CNN's Money blog takes its accomplishment down a peg. Launching in 2008, Google's partnership with HTC helped produce what the world has come to know as the HTC Dream (first released as the T-Mobile G1 in the...
  12. scojer

    The Life, Death, and Legacy of iPhone Jailbreaking

    This is a good read. It's interesting to know that the original iPhone did not have a single game on it. I've never had an iphone, but I feel like this scene paved the way not only for jailbreaking iPhones, but for Android as well.
  13. R

    Sega Releases Classic Games Free On Mobile

    Sega has released it's "Sega Forever" service on iOS and Android, making nearly every Sega game available for free. The program is ad-supported, with the option to purchase games for $1.99 to remove them. While there is a limited number of games on the service now, Sega is planning to release...
  14. G

    Question about resetting my Android phone

    I factory reset my Galaxy S5 as I will sell it to someone else. I have a lot of personal staff on it so i want to make sure all of them being deleted completed. After reset, I tested it with a free data recovery software and found out contacts and photos were still there. My question is: how to...
  15. cageymaru

    Super Mario Run is Coming to Android on March 23, 2017

    Super Mario Run is coming to Android! The smash hit on IOS finally has a release date on Android and it's March 23, 2017. On IOS there is a free aspect to the game to get you addicted before they hit you with the $9.99 six level unlock fee. I hope that the pricing doesn't exceed this on the...
  16. T

    Rated M - A multiplayer Cards Against Humanity featuring picture cards

    Are we allowed to self promote in here? If not, I apologize, and please take this down. Otherwise... I released my first Android game today called Rated M. It's based on Cards Against Humanity. What really sets it apart from Cards Against Humanity is the ability to submit picture cards. Using a...
  17. Zarathustra[H]

    Preinstalled Android Malware Targeting Mobile Users

    Check Point Software Technologies has released a report showing that many popular Android smartphones are being infected with malware and spyware before users take delivery of their new devices. Researchers have determined that the malware is not a part of the the official vendors images for...
  18. Zarathustra[H]

    Android Challenges Windows as World’s Most Popular Operating System in Terms of Internet Usage

    So there you have it. This is presumably why Microsoft has been so worried, and has been so heavy handed in trying to force people into its ecosystem, rather than just trying to rely on a traditional operating system model. If current trends continue Q1 -Q2 some time of 2017 will be when...
  19. E

    FS - HTC 10, Nexus 5, Droid Turbo

    All sold, thanks for your interest! US Unlocked HTC 10 - $400 shipped This is the US unlocked HTC 10 in silver. It's rooted, and currently running Lineage 7.1 perfectly. This phone is running anything a Pixel runs, including Google Assistant. It was lightly used...
  20. G

    WTB: Android smartphone to be used on StraightTalk network

    EDIT: I purchased LG G5 Verizon at amazon for $200. Thanks for the tips and information. I still have LG G2 and that needs to be upgraded (nothing wrong with phone). I just want something newer. Looking for Android smartphone for around $200 that works on CDMA and GSM (unlocked). Screen should...
  21. Zarathustra[H]

    Google Wants Your Help with the Development of the Next Pixel

    As we have previously reported on, the successors to Google's Pixel phones are well underway. As part of this effort, the very observant phone fans over at GreenBot have noticed that Google's Krishna Kumar has been soliciting input from the user community on their product forums in a thread...
  22. The Lurker

    Allowing all network addresses to communicate over any port outbound

    I have been playing around with Sophos UTM for about 6 months now and I think I have pretty much nailed down how to administer it for our needs. But there are a few things I still have questions about, none affect network users day to day directly but I wonder about the imperceptible impacts...
  23. dvsman

    Android Updates after unlocking from service provider?

    Hey guys, I'm hoping someone here knows the answer to this. So I completed the contract on my office phone and had it unlocked via the unlocking code from AT&T (it's a Samsung S6 Edge Plus). But now I started thinking, when the Android 7 update comes out, will I still be able to update it? If...
  24. J

    FS: Samsung Galaxy Tab S 10.5 16GB Titanium Bronze & Sennheiser HD 558

    I am selling a Samsung Galaxy Tab S 10.5 SM-T807R4 with Android 6.0.1. Tablet is WIFI only, it does have a sim slot but only works for US-Cellular. If you have that carrier this tablet will work great. Tablet is in great used condition, works great no issues. like the nexus 7, the speakers on...
  25. D


    Are there any if you guys here playing CSportable its counter strike on mobile available on Android,IOS and Web player
  26. M

    3/5/6-Pack Reversible Micro USB Cables for $5.99 - $7.99

    While you can buy cheaper cables, I have owned 3 of iOrange-E Micro USB cables for half a year. The A port is reversible. and they are very durable because they are nylon braided. What I bought were 1ft Black, 3.3ft Blue, 6.6ft Green. I bought these for $10.99 but now it's only $5.99! The lowest...
  27. dvsman

    Android Wifi Question

    So I've got a Samsung S7 (regular version Android 6.01 on Verizon) and for the most part, I'm really digging it. Great camera, small nicely portable size - great for pockets and one handed operation, just enough power to do everything I need / keep the screen / app response snappy. The one...
  28. P

    Looking For A Miracast-Compatible Android Tablet

    OK, so I'm in the market for an Android tablet verified as Miracast-compatible (it's needed for business presentations). I have a Mircast dongle which works well with my Nexus 4, but tablet support is needed also. Requirements Miracast-compatible (obviously) Screen-size of 9.5" to 10.1" Runs...
  29. D

    FS: iPhone 6 64 GB Space Grey Mint Condition

    I'm selling a 64GB Space Grey iPhone 6 that is unlocked and worked with Verizon. Heatware is med1kl. Comes with case, charger, earbuds and is in mint condition. Free shipping to the U.S. 48. Free pickup and discount near LA. $350 Shipped
  30. B

    FS: Moto X Pure Edition 64 GB (new in box)

    Selling a brand new Moto X Pure Edition (2015) 64 GB. It is a white model. Includes box and all original accessories. Asking price is $320 (includes shipping inside CONUS and PP fee). Price at all major retailers is $399. Details: I sent in my Moto X Pure for a repair under warranty last week...
  31. wolfofone

    FS: NVIDIA Shield Portable

    For Sale: Payment: Paypal or Facebook Shipping Method: USPS Priority Flat Rate or FedEx Price: Prices are OBO, so make me an offer. Reference: Heatware is wolfofone Other: Continental US Only. Currently For Sale: NVIDIA Shield Portable Like new, still has most of the plastic on it, never...
  32. B

    Best budget Android box for Xfinity TV, Netflix, Prime Video apps

    I need to get TV working in a large trailer on my parents back lot. They have Xfinity in the main house, but the coax to the trailer went bad years ago and I don't have the ability to fix it. I plan to run fiber overhead between the two for internet, so I should be able to stream everything to...
  33. T

    How does Android deal with battery depletion

    When an Android device runs out of battery power, does it attempt to power down gracefully or just suddenly cut off power?
  34. cthulhuiscool

    Make FS Threads Great Again: Hardware, Consoles, Games, Gadgets

    Re-consolidated elsewhere to make america great again
  35. A

    Sharing media from Android phone to others

    Okay, in May I will be doing a 17 hour drive to Disney World with a 7 year old and a 3 year old. God help me. I have an LG G3, the 7 year old has a cheap phone with little storage, and the 3 year old can use our Kindle HDX. What I want to do is to be able to store a bunch of videos on my phone...
  36. cthulhuiscool

    Cthulhuiscool's Super Cool FS Thread

    Heatware: cthulhuiscool All prices include shipping Accept: google wallet, chase quickpay, venmo (having some grief with paypal atm) PC Hardware: 2x D-Link DWA-566 Wireless N PCI-E Cards 20ea 30 both TP-Link TL-WN751ND PCI Card 12 2gb SAMSUNG PC3-12800 DDR3 Laptop Memory 8 Tablets: Dell Venue...
  37. Fastvan67

    WTB: 4X 4gb sticks of DDR2 desktop ram

    As the title states, looking for DDR2 desktop ram. Intel system Also possibly 4x 2gb sticks of DDR2 desktop ram.. Intel system ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Paypal, Venmo & Money Orders Only Heat: Fastvan67 eBay: Fastvan (over...