Tag: Android

Amazon Has Actually Made its Appstore for Android Obsolete !

amazonGiven that its creation, the Amazon Appstore stood apart, banned from being offered in the official store for Android applications, Google Play, until now … kind of. When Amazon lately upgraded its main Android app, it got a new ‘Games & Apps’ department that duplicates the content found in the standalone Appstore application – successfully making it both needless as well as outdated. Naturally, considering that Amazon’s still delivering apps outside the confines of Google Play, you have to alter your tool’s safety settings to approve downloads from unknown sources to install them. The modification is a welcome one – reducing app clutter’s a good thing – and the ease factor afforded for by this combination ought to have Amazon selling more applications. Still, we’re pretty sure that’s not nearly enough to balance the Fire phone’s hit to the company’s bottom line.

Got Google’s New Inbox App? Now You Can Welcome 3 Close Friends !

googleThe jury’s still out on Google’s new mobile technique to email, but that hasn’t stopped people from going a little batty over getting invited to use it (see also: Google Wave; Gmail). In situation you were really feeling a little strange concerning asking Google for an Inbox invite, though, you could now just beg your Inbox-using friends for one. Google has merely started enriching users with three invites to disperse among their needy peers – if they occur to see a golden ticket (we truly require a new visual metaphor to that effect) in their Speed Dial menu, they can begin spreading the love. Unfortunately, Google isn’t really letting the floodgates totally open just yet; if you got your invite from someone which didn’t acquire theirs straight from Mountain view, opportunities are you do not have any invites of your very own to share. Now we’re simply hanging around to see if a secondary market of Inbox invites springs up – what’s the Bitcoin-to-Inbox invite ratio nowadays?

Google Offers You The Tools to Build Applications for Android 5.0 Lollipop !

android_5_lollipopThe official Android 5.0 Lollipop upgrade for your phone might be weeks away, however Google has provided all the substances for you to make Lollipop-ready apps. The search company has released both the completed Lollipop developer kit & a fresh batch of stripped-down Android examination launches for Nexus 5 and also 7 devices. There’s also a new round of Product Design standards and also assets to ensure apps take a look at residence in Google’s flatter aesthetic. This will not help considerably if you just intend to attempt all the whiz-bang features, but you’ll absolutely would like to attack the source links if you’re a software developer.

Lollipop Android 5.0 – When is it Coming to My Phone?

android-5-lollipopGoogle has actually launched Android 5.0 Lollipop, making its launching on the Nexus 6 and also Nexus 9 devices, revealed today.

The new devices will be available from early November 2014, however the genuine question is when will Android 5.0 Lollipop will appear on your existing device?

We have actually contacted the various phone manufacturers for comment, and we’ll be upgrading this list as and when updates to Android Lollipop are confirmed, so stay tuned. Continue reading

Google Nexus 9 by HTC Tipped to Release on October 15 at $399 !

nexus.A new report declares that Google’s next Nexus tablet will be called Nexus 9, will be manufactured by HTC, and will certainly be released on October 15. It included that the tablet computer is expected to be valued at a premium price compared to previous generation Nexus tablets.

The Intense Side of News has learned from its gets that Google’s HTC-made Nexus 9 ipad will certainly undoubtedly introduce on October 15, in-line with an earlier report, and will certainly be priced at $399 (Rs. 24,500 approximately). Regarding the premium price tag of the alleged Nexus 9, BSN  notes that Google is aiming to ”bring an exceptional high quality device to market at a budget-friendly price.’ Continue reading

Facebook’s New Layout for Android and also iOS Highlights Most-Liked Photos !

FacebookFacebook on Thursday has begun turning out a new layout for the Photos part on its Android and also iOS applications, and also has actually likewise included a new “Uploads” tab.

The new design in the Facebook application (First Stated by Techcrunch), now shows a new collage-style concept in the Photos area and also in the new Uploads tab, increasing the size of the most-liked images amongst them. Because of the automated selection technique that highlights these images based upon the number of likes, there is no way for the customer to un-highlight these images. Continue reading

Google Now is Going to Find you a Less Expensive Flight!

googleGoogle Now just keeps improving, however in some cases Google leaves us to find the brand-new features on our own, as seems to be the instance with a new “Flight Price Display” card which has been included.

The card, detected by Android Police, essentially does precisely what it says on the tin. If you hunt for a flight by way of Google Air travels then the search titan will certainly send you a sharp on Google Now if the cost changes.

Or it might anyway. As Google hasn’t announced the feature it’s also not recognized whether it’s rolled out to everyone yet and even whether a simple flight search is enough to cause or it. Continue reading

Google Play Music on Android Allows You Locate Your Friend’s Playlists!

google play musicYou could keep in mind that Google Play Music All of them Gain access to on Android briefly got public playlist searching back in August, simply to shed the option an instant later on. Well, it’s back – and this time, it seems right here to remain. Similar to Spotify, the upgrade Play Music app now allows you locate others’ very carefully curated blends and stream them right away.  If you need a ready-made party playlist or just want to find out what your friends are listening to, you simply need to see the playlists area and start typing. The feature may take a while to hit your phone, yet Android Police has a download if you cannot hang around to have a look at others’ tastes in tunes.

Samsung teases the United States by Bringing the Galaxy Alpha to Canada!

galaxy-alpha-samsung2Samsung is being a bit terrible to Americans jonesing for the Galaxy Alpha. The company has actually revealed that its upscale Android smartphone will certainly introduce just north of the border (that is, Canada) on September 26th through Bell as well as Virgin Mobile. There’s no reference of Virgin’s pricing, but Bell had orders in a two-year contract or $150 or expensive CAD $ 700, ifyou go with no contract. This isn’t really an exclusive, though, so you must anticipate the Alpha to make its method to other Canuck carriers in the ‘Coming Months’. When it comes to the United States? Sorry, still no official word that–however, and importers of success, unless you only have their noses.

WhatsApp Now Boasts Full Support for Android Wear!

photoWhatsApp addicts with an Android Wear watch could now read and also reply to incoming messages from their wrist. The application’s most recent upgrade, which is readily available now from Google Play, delivers complete Android Wear Support – in addition to enhanced message storage and some bug solutions.

WhatsApp first added Android Wear support to its beta launch earlier this month, and also since it’s steady, it’s readily available to all users inside everyone – 2.11.362 build. Continue reading