Tag: Android

Google Brings Android 360-Degree Photo App is Now Available to iPhone!

shhereGoogle has just added a great new application for iOS users to download that will certainly allow you take great panoramic 360-degree images or even publish them on Google Maps too. The brand-new Photo Sphere Camera application gives iPhone users the very same awesome panoramic video clip feature that Google first brought to Android phones back in 2012.  Continue reading

HTC Plans To Launch its Zoe App To Other Android Devices This Week!

HTC ZoeHTC plans to release a standalone beta of its Zoe camera software later on this week for Android devices. Only it’s visiting be a little bit much more social.

Recode has reported that HTC’s most noteworthy apps will not be restricted to HTC-made devices. The company intends to allow other devices from Samsung, LG, Sony, etc, to download and utilize its applications. Drew Bamford, head of HTC’s Creative Labs division, has actually validated Recode’s report. In other words, just like BlackBerry, which has actually been capitalizing on BBM in recent months, HTC appears to be developing a software businessout of its popular applications.  Continue reading

Google Maps Updated v8.2 With Biking Elevation, Voice Action in Navigation!

google-maps-8.2Google Maps for Android updated to Version 8.2 with some new features. These brand-new features includes a Biking elevation support (close to public transportation, driving and walking), and a casual voice actions while in GPS.

The Biking Elevation feature is really neat, but specified as beta. Basically, you get a timeline of your route so you could select one with the least climbing. It also contrasts multiple routes in the search interface. The other biggie is voice actions in GPS mode. Continue reading

Your Android Smartphone Could be Leaking Your Wi-Fi History!

Android-WifiIf you’re making use of an Android Smartphone that’s less compared to 3 years old, maybe transmitting the names of every Wi-Fi network you’ve connected to. A brand-new investigation from the Electronic  Frontier Foundation traced the behavior to a function called Preferred Network Offload (PNO) presented with the Honeycomb OS. As part of the phone’s recurring hunt for Wi-Fi connections, PNO occasionally blasts out a listing of named networks the phone has actually recently connected to, commonly while the phone is still in sleep mode. Continue reading

VLC for Android Beta Arrives in US and Canadian Play Store!

VLC PlayerAs far as the desktop computer is worried, the VLC has actually remained one of the top media gamers on this platform. its presence on the smart phones however has never ever actually been smooth. Apple got the VLC player a few years back with a lot of expectations from the customers but it was quickly taken off because of Apple’s licensing requirements. In the future it did return back to the iOS and the attention now transferred to Android which remained quite behidn in VLC’s development. The good news is that now after 2 years of struggle, the VLC is lastly available on the Play Store for US Android users. Continue reading

Microsoft Office for Android Tablet Computers is Coming This Year, Register for Very Early Access Now!

Office-for-AndroidMicrosoft is working with a version of Office for Android that is specifically designed for tablet. The company’s efficiency suite has actually been offered for Android Smartphones as a complimentary download since last year, yet Android tablet customers have actually been compelled to with patience await a variation optimized just for them. Well, it looks like they will not have to hang around much longer.

Office for Android tablet  is anticipated to officially release for customer use sometime later this year. Continue reading

Google Drops QuickOffice Since its Own Apps Can Handle Your Work!

QuickofficeGoogle bought QuickOffice to boost the efficiency of its Application suite, and it clearly achieved that goal when it released a variety of mobile modifying tools that combine Quickoffice’s documents tech with Google Drive. Accordingly, the search company is pulling the plug on the earlier software; it’s going to take out Quickoffice from both Apple’s Apps Store and Google Play “in the coming weeks.” You can still download it afterwards if you’re an alreadying existing fan, yet novices will certainly have no option but to use either Google’s apps or their rugged equivalents. Continue reading

Facebook’s Company Trip to Africa Leads to Much More Reliable Android App!

facebook..Facebook recently turned out an update for Android devices that’s supposed to speed up things up for users. If that upgrade provided on its promise, then you’ve acquired the company’s trip to Africa to say thanks to – that’s exactly how Facebook’s engineers got a preference of how slow the application could be on low-end phones with developing nations’ internet speeds. Among the social network’s engineers, Alex Sourov, detailed in an blog post how they bought several low-end Android phones in Africa to test out their application, which really did not only crash consistently, but also filled really slowly. Also even worse, they wound up consuming a month’s well worth of information strategy within 40 simply mins attempting to utilize the application. Continue reading

Google Search on Android Could Find and Play in-app Music With a Tap!

music_searchGoogle can already help you find music or an artist by browsing the web. Now it could open up your music app on Android and start playing those tunes. TechCrunch saw a new upgrade from Google revealing the feature, which is unique to Android for now. When you search for music on Google, the outcomes will certainly likewise include one-touch connected to your installed music apps including Play Music, YouTube, Spotify, iHeartRadio, TuneIn and Rdio. The function likely makes use of application intents in Android joined deep linking so I’m not expecting to view it in iOS until iOS 8 shows up with larger assistance for apps to “chat” to each other.

Facebook Messenger Updated With 15-Second Video Messages!

FB MessengerFacebook has updated its Messenger app for iOS and Android devices, offering users the capacity to record and send 15-second video clip messages.

New version 6.0 of the application likewise adds an attribute called ‘Big Likes’ – when you actually like something, press and hold to send out an even bigger ‘thumbs up’ sign.

The new version of Messenger comes after Facebook’s strange, accidental rollout of messaging application Slingshot earlier this week.That application, which was rapidly taken from Apple’s App Store, additionally had the capacity to send out brief video clip messages to friends.

The new version of Messenger is available for free at Apple’s App Store and Google Play.