Cyanogen Theme Showcase launches on the Google Play Store

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If you like to theme your device then the new Cyanogen Theme Showcase app may be of interest to you as it’s now launched in the Google Play Store. The app acts as a portal to access Cyanogemod themes on Google Play to the theme switcher included in the CM ROM. Developers are being ...

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Autobirds and Deceptihogs coming soon with Rovio’s newest game

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Rovio may have just launched Angry Birds Epic and announced its new series, Angry Birds Stella, but that isn’t stopping the company from teasing an upcoming game in the franchise, Angry Birds Transformers. The company teased the game on Twitter and setup a website for the game. According ...

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Angry Birds Epic: Rovio’s RPG may actually hook you [App of the Day]

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I am willing to bet that most of you have tried at least one game out of Rovio’s workshop. Nearly all of them are Angry Birds games and most of them work on the same principles. Others, however, employ a completely different gameplay (Bad Piggies, Angry Birds Go). Their latest effort, ...

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SwiftKey is now free, adds in-app premium features

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SwiftKey is probably the most popular 3rd party keyboard for Android and rightfully so. It has an amazing prediction algorithms along with a bunch of other capabilities which make it so popular. SwiftKey got updated and along with that update came some nifty features along with a 100% price ...

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Customize the Daydream feature in Android with Daydream Widgets

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Like most of us, are you trying to make your Daydream feature in Android a little more useful? Daydream Widgets is the missing link in making one of the most underused features in Android actually useful. Added in Android 4.2 Daydream is a feature that Android added that is more or less a ...

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YouTube v5.7 debuts with streaming quality picking

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After updating Hangouts, Google gives some love to YouTube as well. YouTube gets yet another great and long-awaited feature in the newest update. Choose the quality of your YouTube video stream. This feature is long overdue if you ask me. Every time I watch a YouTube video via mobile data I ...

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Push links, files, locations and more with Pushbullet! [App of the Day]

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It’s always fun to see what kinds of apps are out there that push the boundaries of what our devices can do. For those of you who want to be able to share things between your smartphone and laptop or desktop computer, you should absolutely try Pushbullet. It’s a neat app that makes ...

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Microsoft updates OneDrive app for Android

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For those who have come to count on the cloud as a baseline file storage method, Microsoft’s OneDrive (formerly SkyDrive) is a very competitive option, offering 7GB of online storage and transparent Office integration. Now the Microsoft OneDrive team, by way of their blog, has provided ...

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Google Maps gets offline mode, lane assist, and more

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Google has just deployed a huge update to its Map application which brings offline mode, lane assistance, and Uber integration. Updated for both Android and iOS, the new Maps app brings the following new functionality: Don’t miss your next turn or exit. The Google Maps app now shows you which ...

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Frontback – A Photo Sharing App for the Selfie Generation

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There is no shortage of great social networks that are focused on sharing pictures. Frontback (which initially gained popularity on iOS some time ago) has made the leap to Android, and brings with it all the goodies that you would expect. Frontback, at its core, is an application that utilizes ...

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Foursquare unbundles app, introduces Swarm to locate friends

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Foursquare have taken to their blog today to announce a fundamental change to their App and by doing so have introduced a new App called Swarm. The company identified that you spend a lot of time asking friends where they are whilst you are out at the place you’ve just checked into using ...

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‘Explore’ tab on Instagram getting more personal, offers less One Direction for all

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For the entire time Instagram has existed, there has been one stand-out feature that seems neglected: the Explore tab. Usually filled with photos of One Direction, food, or fashion companies, the Explore tab kept users away rather than inviting them to explore. Thankfully, Instagram is working ...

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Samsung and Amazon announce free eBooks via “Kindle for Samsung” service

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As of late, Samsung has been using its enormous power to negotiate free extras to the millions of Galaxy owners world-wide. Samsung has now inked a deal with Amazon to provide 12 free eBooks a year to Galaxy smartphone and tablet users. On the heels of announcing the free streaming radio ...

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Install the Nokia X camera on your Android 4.1+ device

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Whilst the Nokia X wasn’t exactly the flagship high-end spec’d out Android device we were hoping for from Nokia, the camera that is bundled with the device has some pretty nice settings, and we all know Nokia can make a pretty good camera (app). If Google’s own camera app ...

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MI6 authorizes James Bond to get an Android upgrade

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With all the games out there, you would have thought that one of the most iconic spies of all time, James Bond would have his own Android game, right? Surprisingly the answer is no, he does not. In order to fill that 007 void, Glu Mobile Inc., has teamed up with Eon Productions and MGM... Read More