Android

HTC Bundles Tiny Phone with 5-inch Butterfly Smartphone in China

HTC seems to believe that a tiny, dumb-phone can be a great companion to your oversized smartphone. In China, they have introduced the HTC Mini, a small, ergonomic phone to supplement your large all-in-one device. HTC Mini, a small, basic phone that comes with the Butterfly in China is meant to be used as a …

Use Google Chrome on Android to Play YouTube Videos in the Background

Wouldn’t it be great if you could check your emails on the phone and also enjoy YouTube videos in the background at the same time? Or, to save battery, you turn off the phone display and YouTube would still continue to stream the audio from the selected YouTube playlist in the background. Unfortunately, none of …

Google might finally make its messaging app more like Apple's iMessage

Google might finally be bringing its default messaging app on Android up to speed with Apple’s iMessage. No, the green bubbles (sadly) won’t be going away, but Android users may soon have a way to exchange messages via their web browsers. It looks like a future version of the app will include a web-based counterpart …