Quantcast

android apps Articles

New Google+ Android App Lets Users Start a Hangout From Their Phone New Google+ Android App Lets Users Start a Hangout From Their Phone

Google today announced that, finally, its update for the Google+ Android app has arrived. The update has already been released for iOS devices, and now the Android Google+ app has a similarly redesigned interface. Google also revealed why the Android …

Leaked Android Version of Flipboard Now Available Leaked Android Version of Flipboard Now Available

The Android version of the Flipboard app, a stylish, popular newsreader app, was supposed to launch exclusively with Samsung’s new flagship smartphone, the Galaxy S III. Holding out for exclusives isn’t exactly the way of things for the Android modding …

SiriusXM App For Android Updated With 5 Hour Replay SiriusXM App For Android Updated With 5 Hour Replay

Sirius XM Radio announced today that a free update to their SiriusXM Android app has been released. The company claims the new app, which can now be downloaded in the Google Play app marketplace, will give subscribers to their service …

Google Drive Cloud Storage Officially Launched Google Drive Cloud Storage Officially Launched

The rumors and sightings of the past week have been proven true. Google has just announced the launch of its new cloud storage service, Google Drive. Users can now request a 5 GB Drive over on the Drive website. Google …

Imgur: iPhone, Android Apps Coming This Fall Imgur: iPhone, Android Apps Coming This Fall
· 1

Imgur is a hugely popular image hosting service, used a great deal to share images on sites like reddit, Twitter, Facebook, Digg and various blogs, forums and message boards (especially reddit). The service has been around since early 2009 and …

Google Play Badges Available For Android Developers Google Play Badges Available For Android Developers
· 1

Google announced Google Play today, which replaces Android Market, while combining it with Google Music and the Google eBookstore. Google has also released some new badges for developers that they can display to promote their apps. There are two badges, …

Roku Android App Released Roku Android App Released

Roku has released a new Android app. It’s free, and it runs on all Android devices version 2.1 and up. The app can be used to explore and rate channels. It also includes features for replaying parts of movies, adding/removing …

Fake iPhone 4S App For Android: Trick Your Stupid Friends Fake iPhone 4S App For Android: Trick Your Stupid Friends

There’s an app in the Android Market called Fake iPhone 4S, which is designed to “Trick your friends into thinking you have the new iPhone 4S!” That’s what the app description says. I guess having idiot friends is a prerequisite. …

Madden 12 For Android, iPhone On Sale For 99 Cents Ahead Of Super Bowl

Update: The game is on sale for 99 cents on both Android and iOS. EA Sports has decided to reduce the price of Madden 12 for Android ahead of the Super Bowl. It’s usually $4.99, but if you go the …

Google Docs App for Android Update: Offline Access Added Google Docs App for Android Update: Offline Access Added

Google has a new update for its Google Docs app for Android, which includes offline access and improvements for tablets. “There may be times when you don’t have an Internet connection on your Android device, but you still want access …

Google To Android Developers: Stop Using Menu Button Google To Android Developers: Stop Using Menu Button
· 3

Google is instructing Android developers to migrate the designs of their apps away from using the menu button, and toward using the action bar. This will become increasingly important as more devices get Ice Cream Sandwich, the company says. The …

Google Translate Gets Handwriting Input On Android Devices Google Translate Gets Handwriting Input On Android Devices

I love Google Translate for Android. It’s already made my 3-year-old more fluent in Russian than myself (admittedly, I’m not fluent in Russian at all). But it just got better, and I can’t wait to show her. Now it has …

Google+ For Android Gets Update With Hangouts Within Messenger Google+ For Android Gets Update With Hangouts Within Messenger

Google has launched a new version of its Google+ app for Android, now available in the Android Market. The most notable feature is the addition of hangouts within Google+ Messenger. “Even with all the great technology I have to connect …

WordPress For Android 2.0 Released WordPress For Android 2.0 Released
· 4

WordPress announced the launch of WordPress for Android 2.0, which has a greatly refreshed user interface. Here’s a look at the dasboard: “We’ve completely redesigned the look and feel of the app, now placing the actions you want to make …

Android 10 Cent Apps: Last Day Android 10 Cent Apps: Last Day

Earlier this month, Google announced that it had surpassd 10 billion downloads from the Android Market. To celebrate this, they began 10 days of 10 cent apps. The company has been offering a number of premium apps that would normally …

Skype For Android Now Lets You Send Pictures And Videos Skype For Android Now Lets You Send Pictures And Videos

Skype announced a new update for its Android app – version 2.6. The update lets users send photos and videos to friends and family right from Skype. “We’ve brought this out just in time for the upcoming holiday season, so …

The Most Popular Android Apps: Facebook Dominates Across Ages The Most Popular Android Apps: Facebook Dominates Across Ages

Nielsen has released the results of a survey looking at the most popular apps on Android. The survey is broken up into three age segments: 18-24, 25-34 and 35-44. It shouldn’t come as much of a surprise that Facebook dominates. …

Google Goggles Gets An Upgrade on Android Google Goggles Gets An Upgrade on Android
· 1

Google announced some improvements to Google Goggles for Android with a new update it’s made available for all Android devices – version 1.7. The new features include: continuous mode, improved text recognition, and contributed results. “Continuous mode is a quick …

Free Text Messaging App From Yahoo: Hub Free Text Messaging App From Yahoo: Hub
· 2

Were you just thinking to yourself: “I wish there were an easier way to have conversations from my phone?” If so, Yahoo claims to have the solution with its mobile app Hub, which comes with the tagline: “conversations made easy”. …

Google Catalogs Launched on Android Tablets Google Catalogs Launched on Android Tablets

Google announced today that Google Catalogs is now available for Android tablets. Google Catalogs was originally launched in August as an iPad app. It launched with an impressive partner list that included: Neiman Marcus, Williams-Sonoma, Sephora, Urban Outfitters, Macy’s, Alloy, …

Netflix for Kindle Fire and Nook Tablet Netflix for Kindle Fire and Nook Tablet
· 1

Netflix announced today that it is now available for all Android tablets. This is something of an accomplishment, considering that fragmentation has historically been an issue with Netflix’s efforts to deliver its service across Android devices. This seems to have …