At the end of March I noticed that Flickr 3.0 for iOS and Android seemed to be in the works. Today, it has been unleashed on the world. Well, I say ‘unleashed on the world’ but it’s more like a steady trickle out to users. I’ve not an update for my phone yet. The updated […]
Flickr was rumored last month to launch a redesign of its mobile apps, and today the photo site began rolling out a brand new look on iOS and Android. The app has been completely overhauled on both platforms, though both have some minor differences. On Android, navigation icons such as your home feed, which displays […]
Baseball fans will be happy to hear that the official MLB.com At Bat app will support Chromecast soon with an update that should be rolling out today. That means you can wirelessly stream live games from your Android device to your TV (assuming you have the handy Chromecast HDMI dongle). Show More Summary
?Today Yahoo is rolling our Flickr "3.0," a completely redesigned approach to its photo-sharing apps on Android and iOS. In addition to offering improved sharing through Dropbox and Google+, Flickr on mobile now features Instagram-like filters and...
Google yesterday released its Chrome Remote Desktop app for Android, enabling the Android crowd to access their Mac or PC from afar.
Google announced today on its Chrome blog that Major League Baseball is adding support for its $35 Chromecast streaming stick through its MLB At Bat app for Android and iOS. That means that users with the app and an MLB.TV Premium subscription will be able to stream video content from the app (or a browser tab in […]
Verizon Wireless today announced the LG Lucid 3, a low-cost Android smartphone. The Lucid 3 includes a 4.7-inch qHD display and a 1.2GHz quad-core processor. It features a 5-megapixel camera with full HD video capture and a VGA user-facing camera for self portraits. Show More Summary
Good news for Android users: You can now access your PC desktop computer directly via your smartphone or tablet Google announced the launch of Chrome Remote Desktop app for Android this week, which lets you access files sitting on your...Show More Summary
Flickr – Yahoo’s photo-sharing service — has been completely redesigned for iOS to focus on the social aspect of the service, making for a direct competitor to Instagram. The new design is similar on both iOS and Android, though the specific look and feel has been tailored to each platform. The iOS update makes use of blurs and other […]
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Your Android camera’s photos are about to get a lot more blurry, but don’t worry – that’s a very good thing. Yesterday, Google updated the official Android Camera app to include a number of new features, including a new background blur effect called Lens Blur. “We created [Lens Blur] to give you the ability to…
Just because it's been with us for a while doesn't mean the LG G2 isn't one of the very best Android smartphones you can buy Eight months on from the launch of the LG G2, many other flagship class phones have come our way from the likes of Samsung, HTC, Sony and even LG itself with the Google branded Nexus 5. Show More Summary
For a couple of years now, efforts to usher in devices that can run both Microsoft's Windows platform and Android have been in the works. We've written about BlueStacks Player, which runs a virtualized instance of Android that can be used alongside Windows. Show More Summary
Want to blur and defocus background in photos? Download Google Camera app, a new standalone Android app that enhances the power of your Android smartphone. This smart background blur photo technique is a craze and it seems everyone wants to use it. Show More Summary
Verizon’s introducing an entry-level handset today called the LG Lucid 3. For $299.99 off-contract (free if you sign up for one), you get a 4.7-inch 960 x 540 display, 1.2 GHz quad-core processor, and Android 4.4.2 KitKat. The last Lucid handset left us impressed with the bang-for-buck value, despite several shortcomings. Odds are we can expect more of that with the LG Lucid 3.
If you have an Android device running 4.4 KitKat, chances are you have a pretty solid camera on the back. To help you get the most out of it, today Google released Google Camera, a new app with a few new photography features to play around with. Show More Summary
The Philips W6618 is a monster smartphone that packs an impressive 5300mAh battery. The device was released earlier this week in China where it retails for 1,699 Yuan, or around $273, PhoneArena reports. The battery is non-removable and it offers a standby time of 66 days and talk time of 33 hours. Show More Summary
Following a fairly successful soft launch in Canada, Zynga’s FarmVille 2: Country Escape launches globally today on iOS and Android. The Facebook version has been out since 2012, though the new mobile version won’t require a social plug-in to bug your friends for resources. Show More Summary
For smartphone fans around the world, things really started to get interesting over the past couple of months. First, Samsung unveiled its new Galaxy S5 flagship smartphone in late February, revealing a smartphone that was quite impressive and touted a number of great new features, but failed to live up to the hype stirred up by dozens of rumors. Show More Summary
Flickr for Android just got a complete overhaul, bumping the app to version 3.0 and bring a host of new and welcome features. First thing you'll notice upon opening the new Flickr is the completely redesigned interface, bringing it up to modern Android standards. Show More Summary