News Briefs: LG G4 bootloader unlock tool, Fire TV gets game-streaming service & more

LG releases bootloader unlock tool for G4 (EU version) If you are into modding and custom ROMs, there is good news for you. LG has released a bootloader unlock tool for its G4 smartphone. The tool only supports the EU unlocked version of the phone right now, but the company has promised to add more […]

NVIDIA Shield Android TV box

NVIDIA Shield Android TV box goes on sale in US & Canada

NVIDIA has announced that its Shield Android TV box is now available in the United States and Canada via Amazon, Best Buy and its own webstore. The company is offering two versions of the device – Shield (16GB) and Shield Pro (500GB) and these will retail at $199.99 and $299.99 respectively. The latter includes a […]

Google Nexus Player

Nexus Player goes on sale in Spain, Sweden & six other European markets

Google has quietly begun the sales of the Nexus Player Android TV device in eight new European markets. This Asus-made device can now be grabbed from Google Store in Austria, Denmark, Finland, Italy, Norway, Spain, Sweden, and Switzerland. It carries a price-tag of 99 euros. Originally unveiled in October last year, Nexus Player was the […]

Android Lollipop logo

Android 5.1.1 debuts in AOSP, factory image available for Nexus Player

Within weeks of the releasing the version 5.1 of Android, Google has rolled-out Android 5.1.1. As you can expect with a small increase in the version number, it is merely a bug-fixing update. Although like most minor Android upgrades, Google has not officially detailed the new version, but the release in AOSP on Tuesday marked […]

Samsung Galaxy Tab A

News Briefs: Samsung Galaxy Tab A in US, Sony Android TV pre-order & Nexus Player in Australia

Samsung Galaxy Tab A to go on sale in US starting May 1 Samsung has announced that it will begin the sales of the new Galaxy Tab A in the United States beginning May 1. The tablet will be offered in two display sizes – 8-inch and 9.7-inches. The Galaxy Tab A slates are now […]

X-Ray for Movies and TV Shows

Amazon brings X-Ray for Movies/ TV Shows to Fire TV devices

Amazon has announced that it is bringing the X-Ray for Movies and TV Shows feature to Fire TV and Fire TV Stick devices via a software update. The update begins rolling out today and will reach all Fire TV devices over the next few days. X-Ray for Movies and TV Shows was originally introduced on […]