OEMs are known to add their own apps to their devices alongside Google’s stock apps. You’ll often find two of each app on devices from Samsung, HTC, LG, or anything that doesn’t run stock Android. It definitely gets annoying, especially when the apps are simply outdated.
HTC is officially discontinuing its web browser, leaving its devices with just the ... Read More »
Facebook has announced a dedicated app called Events from Facebook for browsing, joining, and managing events. The company claims that over 100 million people use Facebook events daily, so it makes sense to create an app to more easily discover them.
The app allows you to see events your friends are interested in, your liked ... Read More »
Action Launcher 3 is getting yet another feature from the leaked Pixel Launcher, and this time it’s swipe shortcuts for some Google apps. Swiping an icon causes a menu to open with shortcuts to specific areas of the app, like certain tabs.
Pokémon Go is a mixed bag. On one hand, it’s a fun game and encourages people to go out and explore the world with others, bringing a lot of people together in the process. On the other hand, it’s been plagued with bugs and server issues. An inability to connect, not tracking ... Read More »
Samsung Milk Music is a streaming service that never really took off. Samsung made a push for it early on, but the hype died down as people went back to their favorite, more popular services. And thus, Samsung has decided to shut it down.
Google Maps is one of the best navigation apps, and it’s definitely a favorite for us. The latest update to Maps makes it even better, adding a new feature and improving the swipe protection when driving, making navigation even easier to use.
The toggle is called “Keep map north up,” which will just keep the map ... Read More »
Google Maps may not be fundamentally changing, but the newly announced changes make a big improvement. Google has announced that the visual style of its maps will change, and it’s definitely for the better.
The changes include roads no longer having outlines, text being bigger with different text colors for different types of areas, and an ... Read More »