Google Search updated with compatibility for 2016 US elections

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Google has just started rolling out a fantastic little server-side update for its official Search application for Android. The purpose of this upgrade is to keep you on top of the latest 2016 US elections news by providing you with card-based information on the positions of each candidate, live tallies of the results and voting reminders for you own primary.

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Swiftkey updated with support for 184 new emojis on Android 6.0.1

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Swiftkey has today pushed out a stellar little update for its incredibly popular third-party keyboard  via the Play Store. The upgrade brings compatibility for the 184 new emojis which are currently only available on devices running Android 6.0.1, together with currency input for several countries that weren’t previously supported, including Argentina, Australia, Canada, Estonia and Germany. All other changes come in the form of bug fixes and stability improvements, which are aimed at improving the overall stability of the application.

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Samsung now pushing out security update for the Galaxy S6 trio and Galaxy Note 5

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Samsung appears to be sticking to the commitment it made in August 2015 when it vowed to distribute monthly security updates to its flagship smartphones to prevent them from being open to any major intrusions, like the Stagefright vulnerability which infected over 20,000 devices last year or the Heartbleed loophole that shook the Android ecosystem back in 2014, as the South Korean company has started pushing out Google’s latest security patch for the Galaxy S6 trio and the Galaxy Note 5.

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Opera Mini for Android updated with new QR system

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Popular third-party browser Opera Mini has today received a rather beefy update via the Play Store. The upgrade transports compatibility for a number of additional languages, improvements for the download manager, a new QR-code reader and a whole host of other alterations which have been designed exclusively to improve a user’s overall experience when using the application to surf the web.

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Inbox by Gmail finds you answers even faster with latest update

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Late last year, Inbox, Google’s new mailbox for emails, gained a new functionality where the app would scan the screen and come up with a list of suggested quick replies. This has been one of the most talked about features to ever come to the app and is a personal favorite among many. Today, Inbox is receiving another trick in which the app can pull out bits of important information to help you find answers in no time.

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