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Instagram rolling out a new quick edit screen on Android

Instagram rolling out a new quick edit screen on Android

Instagram seems to be rolling out a new quick edit screen to its Android users which squeezes things into a single, simpler page that lets you add comments, tag people and apply filters. Droid-Life writer Kellex, discovered the new feature and screen when he was taking and uploading his pictures to Instagram. Previously in the app, after you chose or[Read More…]

in Apps by at 8:30 am on July 28, 2015
Watch the Oneplus Two launch without VR

Watch the Oneplus Two launch without VR

Curious to see what the Oneplus Two has to offer but don’t have access to cardboard? Perhaps it will be a touch too obvious that you’re not doing what you should be at work with a set of these on at your desk? Regardless of the reason for needing a way to watch without the VR capability, you can do[Read More…]

in Apps, Events, Manufacturer, News, Phones by at 10:46 pm on July 27, 2015
Google’s ‘Summer Sale’ partially leaks over to Australia

Google’s ‘Summer Sale’ partially leaks over to Australia

It’s Summer time in the US, and Google has been running a ‘Summer Sale’ on Google Play, offering discounted games to see the kids through the summer break. The sales have started leaking through to Australia and while not all the games are on-sale we’re still seeing some pretty great deals on those that are. So, what’s on-sale? Well, you[Read More…]

in Apps, Google Play by at 9:00 am on July 26, 2015
OnePlus opens invite reservation list and launches Cardboard app for their launch
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OnePlus opens invite reservation list and launches Cardboard app for their launch

The OnePlus 2 launches this week. At 12pm on Tuesday we’ll be able to access a live stream of the event which if you have a Cardboard viewer, will allow you to view it in a virtual aspect. Overnight, OnePlus released their Cardboard app, and also launched a way to grab invites for the OnePlus 2. The invite system will[Read More…]

in Apps, Cardboard, Phones by at 8:57 am on July 26, 2015
Game of Thrones: Nest of Vipers – Available now

Game of Thrones: Nest of Vipers – Available now

Episode 5 of the Telltale games choose your own adventure Game of Thrones game is now available as an in-app purchase for those who are working their way through the series. It’s been a big week for Telltale games; announcing their next episode availability closely followed by a spectacular price on the first episode of the adventure game at just[Read More…]

in Apps, Games, News by at 6:44 pm on July 25, 2015
PSA: Google Play Family’s Free Game of the Week has now been removed from Google Play
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PSA: Google Play Family’s Free Game of the Week has now been removed from Google Play

Google Play Family’s Free Game of the week promotion has hit a snag only seven weeks after being introduced, with the banner being removed from Google Play and last weeks link to Sago Mini Space Explorerv now showing as an expired promotion. Google introduced the free game of the week on the 13th of June offering the PBS Kids app[Read More…]

in Apps, Google Play by at 6:59 am on July 25, 2015
Subway Surfers heads down under to Sydney

Subway Surfers heads down under to Sydney

Popular game Subway Surfers has been updated with a distinctly Australian flavour, with a Sydney World Tour stopover. The Subway Surfer game is an endless runner style game, which sees you dodging trains on tracks and through subways in various parts of the world. You can use your hoverboard for special tricks and collect coins and letters to gain special[Read More…]

in Apps by at 11:46 am on July 24, 2015
Google Play introduces Deal of the Week; offers a heavily discounted app and game each week
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Google Play introduces Deal of the Week; offers a heavily discounted app and game each week

Google’s Android app store Google Play recently introduced their ‘Family’ category, aimed at giving kids and families a safe place to play. As part of the introduction, they introduced a Free App of the week, but Google hasn’t forgotten the ‘big’ kids, introducing a ‘Deal of the Week’ in both the Apps and Games category, offering a game and an[Read More…]

in Apps, Google Play by at 8:22 pm on July 23, 2015
Google Keep loses Floating Action Button in the latest update
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Google Keep loses Floating Action Button in the latest update

The floating action button (FAB for short) is one of the many features that Google made known when the Material Design standard was introduced but perhaps they’re not quite as excited by it as they once were; removing it from the Google Keep app in the latest update rolling out now. The latest update (version 3.1.294.00) comes with the usual[Read More…]

in Apps, Google Services, News by at 8:09 pm on July 23, 2015
Google Photos v1.2 now lets you adds photos to albums as well as photo descriptions and album cover pics

Google Photos v1.2 now lets you adds photos to albums as well as photo descriptions and album cover pics

The announcement yesterday that Google+ Photos would shutter, beginning with Android, on the 1st of August left a small cloud over the service, but the release of an update to the app which brings some new functions, should smooth over things for at least a little while. The update to Google Photos version 1.2 brings some more customisations for the[Read More…]

in Apps by at 12:28 pm on July 23, 2015