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Ausdroid app goes ad-free, thanks to user feedback
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Ausdroid app goes ad-free, thanks to user feedback

It’s been six months since the Ausdroid app was released onto the Play Store, and in that time it’s use has steadily grown to a current installed user-base of around 900 users; this is great! We’ve had feedback from you over the last few months, and while the next version of the app hasn’t been a significant priority against others[Read More…]

in Apps, Discussions by at 5:52 pm on May 26, 2015
More of the new Photos app: Automatically recognises faces, cars, skylines and more
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More of the new Photos app: Automatically recognises faces, cars, skylines and more

We took a look at Google’s new Photos app yesterday, and it has a tonne of new features. Another new addition is the intelligence┬ábehind the app, which it uses to recognise people, places and things. Google’s Photos service already uses some smarts to create its auto-awesome stories and compilations, but that only goes so far. The new Photos app takes[Read More…]

in Apps, News, Rumours by at 10:10 am on May 26, 2015
Roman Nurik releases ‘FORM’ Watch Face – talks about mashing up various Android apps

Roman Nurik releases ‘FORM’ Watch Face – talks about mashing up various Android apps

Design advocate Roman Nurik is somewhat of a favourite of Android users, releasing Dashclock and Muzei and inspiring others to release great, well designed apps. Now, he’s released a new app called FORM Watch Face, and it’s not just your usual Android Wear watchface (though it can be), it can also show off a bit about using other Android apps[Read More…]

in Android Wear, Apps by at 10:51 pm on May 25, 2015
A preview of Google’s new Photos app, which may launch at Google IO this week
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A preview of Google’s new Photos app, which may launch at Google IO this week

The rumours of Google+ and Photos splitting have been a long time in the making; we first reported a possible split like this in August last year, and it’s only continued since, and in February Sundar Pichai all but confirmed that Photos will become a standalone product away from the Google+ sphere. Well, with Google IO coming up this week,[Read More…]

in Apps, News, Rumours by at 12:23 pm on May 25, 2015
Adblock Plus launched a browser for Android
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Adblock Plus launched a browser for Android

Ad blockers have been around for a while as browser plugins, from apps to prevent ads from loading right through to a hardware based blocker you can install on your network. So it has come as something of a surprise that Adblock would launch their own browser to compete with the likes of Chrome and Firefox on the mobile platform.[Read More…]

in Apps, News by at 1:38 pm on May 24, 2015
Adobe will remove its Photoshop Touch from Google Play effective May 28th
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Adobe will remove its Photoshop Touch from Google Play effective May 28th

Adobe has announced that it will be removing its Photoshop Touch app from Google Play effective May 28th. The news comes as Adobe reveals its new apps which it believes will help the company re-capture customers and its status as the number one for photo editing services. Sadly, the new apps announced and in one case just previewed, are only[Read More…]

in Apps, Other by at 9:22 am on May 24, 2015
Crescent Moon Games updates Monkey Racing with Android TV support
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Crescent Moon Games updates Monkey Racing with Android TV support

If you’ve been looking for a reason to grab a Nexus Player, but lack of games has been a factor, then you’ll be pleased to know that one more title has joined the ranks, with Crescent Moon Games updating their title Monkey Racing with Android TV support. The game is $3.40, with no additional In-App Purchases and looks to be[Read More…]

in Android TV, Apps by at 8:00 pm on May 23, 2015

Airline KLM releases their own game: Jets – Flying Adventure

While it’s a step outside the norm for an airline, Koninklijke Luchtvaart Maatschappij N.V. better known as KLM, or their English translated name Royal Dutch Airline has released a game called Jets – Flying Adventure. The game isn’t a new concept, reminiscent of the Subway Surfers style game style, except in this game you’re a paper aeroplane flying over the[Read More…]

in Apps by at 11:54 am on May 23, 2015
Playboy releases SFW app for Android – time to prove you read it just for the articles
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Playboy releases SFW app for Android – time to prove you read it just for the articles

‘I read it just for the articles’ has always been the claim and that’s just what Playboy is banking on with their new app ‘Playboy Now’. The app which has arrived for Android and iOS, is a safe for work browsing experience which shows the news side of the famous ‘lifestyle and entertainment magazine’. The app contains content from Playboy.com,[Read More…]

in Apps by at 10:00 am on May 23, 2015
Microsoft adds more devices to compatibility list for Hyperlapse app

Microsoft adds more devices to compatibility list for Hyperlapse app

Microsofts Hyperlapse app has been getting a lot of attention of late, it’s probably due to a lot of Android feeling left out in the cold by Instagram when they launched their solution for iOS users. The results are varied, but seem to be quite good – on the devices it’s been listed as supporting. Happily, Microsoft are consistently opening[Read More…]

in Apps by at 9:00 am on May 23, 2015