Tag Archives: Android Application

Original RollerCoaster Tycoon Theme Park Sim Turned Into Mobile Game

Good news, fans of the original RollerCoaster Tycoon! A new RollerCoaster Tycoon mobile game is out, blending the classic Windows PC game with its sequel RollerCoaster Tycoon 2. Aptly dubbed RollerCoaster Tycoon Classic, this real-time theme-park sim is now on Google Play store as well as Apple Appstore, priced at $5.99. Sadly and not surprisingly, it is not a free-to-download. You have to pay upfront for the game, but we suspect fans who are huge on nostalgia probably won’t mind paying. And if you think 5.99 is the be all and end all, well, it is not. Continue reading Original RollerCoaster Tycoon Theme Park Sim Turned Into Mobile Game

Pokémon Go Detector On Android Wear Lets You Catch Em’all Like A Pro

Everyone who plays Pokémon Go knows that. With the GPS almost always on, high graphics and the works, your phone’s battery isn’t going to last for more than a handful of PokéStop or PokéGym, let alone bagging all the monsters there are to bag. Portable battery or power bank is an awesome proposition (more so if it looks like Kanto-era Pokédex, if we may add), but what you really need is something that will relieve the taxation on your mind and the battery, and the Pokémon PokéDetector App for Android is just the app you need. Continue reading Pokémon Go Detector On Android Wear Lets You Catch Em’all Like A Pro

This New Travel Planning App Can Also Help You Fill Out Immigration Card

Traveling can be quite a hassle. There are loads of things to look out for and to keep track, and if you are a globetrotters, all these necessary evils can get to you and to be honest, there’s really nothing you can do about it. However, there’s a new app in town that aims to take the hassle out of traveling and it is called Travel Planning App, developed by a Singapore-Swiss outfit, TravelBuddy. Travel app that manages your itineraries is not new, but what TravelBuddy proposes is something equating to bringing an assistant on your travel, except that there’s no actual person with you. It would be the phone and the app that does the job. Continue reading This New Travel Planning App Can Also Help You Fill Out Immigration Card

Now You Can Watch Videos Bought On Playstation On Your Android Devices

Mobile is a big part of most people’s life and hence, it makes no sense Playstation users can’t watch movies they acquired on the console on their mobile. Seriously, not everyone wants to binge watch Game of Thrones in their living; sometimes folks may prefer the comfort of their beds… and without their parents. Anywho, that changes this week (or at least for Android users), when Playstation announced the availability of the Playstation Video App for Android phones and tablets. The app not only allows to stream previously purchased videos from Playstation Store, but also lets you buy new movies and TV shows right on your smartphone or tablet (think Netflix). Continue reading Now You Can Watch Videos Bought On Playstation On Your Android Devices

Samsung Unveils A Trio Of ‘Secret Projects’ From C-Lab At SXSW

Samsung have been working some ‘secret projects’ from C-Lab, an innovation program that helps its employees to nature their own creative business ideas (kind of like LEGO Ideas, but for Samsung staff), which the company has chose to unveil at this year’s South by Southwest (SXSW) held between March 13 and 16 at Austin, Texas. The first of the trio is Hum On!, which is an app that turns your humming into musical scores. The second project is called Waffle, a social media for collaborative content creation and finally, there’s a motion headset called Entrim 4D that not only lets you experience VR, but lets you feel it. Continue reading Samsung Unveils A Trio Of ‘Secret Projects’ From C-Lab At SXSW

Hyundai Augment Reality Owner’s Manual Will Teach You How to Check Engine Oil Level

Every new car owner will be familiar with the thick car owner’s manual found in the car’s glove compartment, but not many did really pick it up and study it diligently. Why? Lets face it: it is boring as hell. Unless you are already familiar with the concept of automobile workings, that book will more likely be like book on the topic of relativity. It’s like rocket science. However, come later this year, owners of 2015 Sonata will be spared the dreadful tiny words of details and still be able to pick up some knowledge about the workings of their vehicle with Hyundai Virtual Guide app that can recognize more than 45 major features of the Sonata. Continue reading Hyundai Augment Reality Owner’s Manual Will Teach You How to Check Engine Oil Level

Google Translate Now Lets You Translate Instantly By Pointing Your Smartphone Camera At Street Signs

Good news, globetrotters! Google has updated its Google Translate app for both Android and iOS to make life aboard a little easier in term of language. The updated app now gives you the power to instantly translate text using your camera, making it easier for you when navigating street signs in a foreign land, or ordering from menu written in unfamiliar languages. Yep. Soon you will be seeing people (mainly tourists, we suppose) taking pictures of street signs and menus. Not sure if the owner of the restaurants will be amused by the later or not, but that’s another thing to deal with in respect to cultural differences, which obviously the app won’t be able to help. Using camera mode to take an image of text and get a translation isn’t new, but this latest update lets you do it instantly and as we have tested a while ago, it works pretty well. Continue reading Google Translate Now Lets You Translate Instantly By Pointing Your Smartphone Camera At Street Signs

React Sidekick Sends A Distress Signal To Your Friends At A Press Of A Button

there are smartphone apps that let you send a distress call when you are in trouble, but those involves a rather lengthy process, including pulling out your phone, unlocking it and lunching the app. obviously in a real emergencies, you won’t have time for that. this is where React Mobile‘s React Sidekick comes in. React Sidekick works in sync with React Mobile app (available for both Android and iOS devices), which has been in the market for over a year now, to let you quickly send a distress message to predetermined members of your family or friends at a press of a button. the distress message is send as text messages and email, or can be posted on your Twitter or Facebook page if so desire. of course, it will need to be paired to your device via Bluetooth LE. Continue reading React Sidekick Sends A Distress Signal To Your Friends At A Press Of A Button

RunPee Tells You The Best Time To Pee During A Movie

smartphone is a powerful invention. it has myriad of apps that has virtually everything covered and now, it will even tell when’s the best time to go take a leak during a movie. the aptly named RunPee is the app that will do just that. so how do the app knows when is the best time? well, this part involves painstaking work on the developers’ end. with movie critic, Shanee Edwards onboard, RunPee is granted access to movie screenings ahead of the flick’s public premiere. the folks scrutinized the newly released movies and determine the best “Pee Times,” which is a 3-4 minutes window where nothing crucial is going to happen. all you have to do is start the built-in timer and when the time is ripe to hit the restroom, the phone will discreetly (through vibration) alert you few minutes ahead so you can have ample time to prep yourself to assault the loo. Continue reading RunPee Tells You The Best Time To Pee During A Movie

BroApp – Clever Relationship Wingman

you know what women need besides more winks? attention. that’s what. this is where the problem starts, especially when you are a bro person, or perhaps one who are perpetually glued to the game console, which means you need all the time can harness – for yourself and yet not being a shitty boyfriend who doesn’t pay attention to her. well, fret not bros cos’ help is here by the way of a virtual wingman known as BroApp. this $1.99 Android app (coming soon for iOS) automatically sends pre-composed text messages, which you select from the templates or compose your own, to your girlfriend at schedule timings, thereby creating an illusion that you are always thinking about her. aw… that’s so sweet right? well, to the girl, it appears to be so, but to you, you just earn yourself the concentration time you need for whatever you need or want to do. Continue reading BroApp – Clever Relationship Wingman