Oftentimes, updates to apps are very minor. Bug fixes, little visual changes, nothing to write a changelog about. But thankfully, people keep a sharp eye out for the cool little visual changes that happen in some apps. The latest Play Store update to version 5.8 adds a cool new animation to the hamburger button.
We’re all well aware that iOS often gets apps first, despite Android being huge these days. It’s a shame, but it’s a fact of life. This was the case with Fallout Shelter, a mobile game by Bethesda Studios that was made to build hype for the upcoming game Fallout 4.
Are you a Halo fan? You’re in luck, because Microsoft has finally launched the Halo Channel app outside the Xbox and Windows platforms. The app features tons of video content, as well as news and various other things. And before we get into it, no, you won’t get the Halo games on your Android device.
One of the standard built-in apps is a clock, allowing smartphone owners to check the time, run timers, sometimes look at a world clock, and set alarms. But for anyone that may not be a fan of their built-in clock app, Google has an option.
Google recently launched its Clock app into the Play Store, adding ... Read More »
It seems that something is funky with the way Samsung implemented Lollipop on the Galaxy S4 and Galaxy S5, at least on AT&T, Sprint, and Verizon. None of those devices worked with Android Auto for whatever reason, seemingly doing nothing when plugged into an Android Auto deck.
Now the Android Auto app has been updated to ... Read More »
Spotlight Stories was a huge part of Motorola’s charm. It’s an app that feature some “stories,” which are basically animated shorts with an interactive twist. To follow the action, you rotate the phone (and yourself) to see everything that’s going on. The stories are beautiful, well made, and often simply adorable.
The Nexus Player is a solid choice for a home entertainment hub. Featuring Android TV, you can enjoy plenty of content via many supported apps like Netflix, Hulu, Play Music, and more. And for the occasional streaming, it also supports Google Cast so you can send some videos and music from your ... Read More »
Google has announced a new program called Designed for Families, which allows an app to receive a special designation as being family-friendly. With the influx of technology into children’s lives, many parents are looking to utilize the abilities while still maintaining a safe, secure environment for their children. As such, many parents tend ... Read More »
The Google Play Store is turning three, and as a result Google is celebrating the milestone by launching a pretty big slate of deals for many different digital goods, including movies, apps and music. In total, Google’s offering “hot deals” on 33 different pieces of content.
That includes several apps, like a pair of fitness offerings ... Read More »