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Basis adds Google Fit compatibility to their fitness tracker

Basis adds Google Fit compatibility to their fitness tracker

Outside of a variety of Android Wear devices on the market, there’s relatively few hardware options that hook into Google’s fitness platform: Google Fit. Overnight though, Intel-owned fitness tracker Basis has added support for Google Fit, meaning owners can now log their data into Google’s platform. Google Fit isn’t the only platform that Basis is embracing though, while the Basis[Read More…]

in Accessories, Apps by at 9:59 am on May 20, 2015
Samsung releases Flow Beta to Google Play giving you options to work seamlessly across devices
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Samsung releases Flow Beta to Google Play giving you options to work seamlessly across devices

Samsung has released a new app overnight, which is giving users a way to work seamlessly across their various (Samsung) devices. Called Flow, the app is now available, although with a Beta tag, through Google Play. The app, which was announced last year gives Samsung users the opportunity to transition work flows across all their compatible Samsung devices. Once installed,[Read More…]

in Apps by at 9:35 am on May 20, 2015
Sega pulls more than a dozen games from Google Play & iOS App Store

Sega pulls more than a dozen games from Google Play & iOS App Store

Earlier this month, we reported that SEGA was looking at removing an unspecified number of Games from Google Play (and the iOS App Store) in which the company said at the time no longer met its standards for quality and sadly didn’t go into any detail of which titles would be removed. Well it seems that the company has now[Read More…]

in Apps by at 9:19 am on May 20, 2015
RealNetworks enters photo backup market with its new app RealTimes
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RealNetworks enters photo backup market with its new app RealTimes

RealNetworks, the company behind RealPlayer has decided is now looking to take on the crowded photo backup market with its new app, RealTimes. The app, which is available for Android (along with iOS, Windows PCs, Roku devices and Chromecast) users, automatically creates beautiful and engaging video stories from your photos and videos, allowing you to easily capture and share life’s[Read More…]

in Apps by at 9:14 am on May 20, 2015
Microsoft launches phone versions of Office apps on Google Play

Microsoft launches phone versions of Office apps on Google Play

After launching tablet versions of Office for Android this year, phone versions haven’t been available, but that stops today with Microsoft announcing that you can now download new Word, Excel & PowerPoint preview apps on your Android Phones. The apps are available to members of the Microsoft Office for Android Google+ community, which you’ll need to join. Once you’ve joined[Read More…]

in Apps by at 9:04 am on May 20, 2015
Google brings relevant tweets to your mobile search results – in the US only for now

Google brings relevant tweets to your mobile search results – in the US only for now

Google has today announced a new tweak to search results on Mobile, which will see relevant tweets appear in your results, at least if you’re in the US. Google will use two implementations of Twitter to enhance search results, with searches for a company on Twitter showing results from that Twitter feed e.g @nasa, or if you search for a[Read More…]

in Other by at 8:53 am on May 20, 2015
MixRadio moves out beta testing as its app goes live on Google Play

MixRadio moves out beta testing as its app goes live on Google Play

After originally starting life as an exclusively Nokia/Windows Phone music streaming app and after a private, then public beta program, MixRadio has announced that its music streaming app has gone live for Android users to download from Google Play for free. The music-streaming service, which Microsoft sold to messaging company Line last year, serves personalised playlists to listeners for free,[Read More…]

in Apps by at 8:33 am on May 20, 2015
Layouts from Instagram finally comes to Android

Layouts from Instagram finally comes to Android

After originally announcing and launching Layouts from Instagram back in early March, as an iOS exclusive, Instagram has finally launched the app onto Google Play for Android users to get their creative juices flowing. Layouts from Instagram is a new standalone app that adds the option to create collages from your camera roll. You can access all your photos, or[Read More…]

in Apps by at 8:24 am on May 20, 2015
Asus launches their Zenfone 2 in the US still launching in Australia later this year

Asus launches their Zenfone 2 in the US still launching in Australia later this year

Asus announced their Zenfone 2 line at CES back in January, but the actual rollout of devices has been relatively slow. Asus has entered one of their biggest markets yet with the phone, announcing the phone will be available for sale in the US and Canada from today. Asus is launching the Zenfone 2 (ZE551ML) in the US for US$199[Read More…]

in News, Phones by at 7:02 pm on May 19, 2015
Microsoft opens up Hyperlapse beta app to more phones including Xiaomi, Sony, Motorola + more

Microsoft opens up Hyperlapse beta app to more phones including Xiaomi, Sony, Motorola + more

Late last week we reported that Microsoft had launched its Hyperlapse app onto Google Play in beta, with limited device compatablity. Microsoft has now extended that list to encompass more models from manufacturers such as Sony, Motorola, Xiaomi and more. The addition of the new smartphones to the beta app comes on top of the already supported list including some[Read More…]

in Apps by at 6:37 pm on May 19, 2015