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You Can Now Collect Justice League Bugdroids When You Used Android Pay

Are you a fan of Justice League? Well, if you are, then here’s something that may pique your interest: from now till December 31, 2017, when you use Android Pay in stores, you can collect Justice League Super Heroes as played out by digital bugdroids. Cutesy bugdroid have been seen in countless guises and now this Android icon dresses up as Aquaman, Batman, Cyborg, Flash, and Wonder Woman in this unique partnership between Android Pay and Justice League. To collect these bugdroid Justice League super heroes, you will need have the latest Android Pay installed on your smartphone. Obviously, you will also need to have Android Pay setup already. Continue reading You Can Now Collect Justice League Bugdroids When You Used Android Pay

XDA One-Handed Mode Enables One-handed Use On Any Size Android Phone

Apple is not all about copying competitors’ ideas and making them better. There were times where the Cupertino tech giant did make the first. iOS reachability is one of them, introduced in 2014 as part the new OS feature along with the company’s first large screen device, the iPhone 6 Plus. Reachability is a software driven feature which lets you temporarily move the user interface towards the bottom section of the screen for ease of access, thus enabling one-handed operation. Now, large screen devices in Android are not new. However, only a handful handset makers have addressed the one-handed operation but if you are not using certain devices that support one-handed mode, well, fret not cos’ XDA One-Handed Mode is here to save the day. Continue reading XDA One-Handed Mode Enables One-handed Use On Any Size Android Phone

Microsoft “Infiltrates” iOS and Android With A Couple Of New Apps

Microsoft may not be as glorious as it was more than a couple of decade ago, but the truth is, most people’s work lives depend on it and therefore it is safe to say it will not go out of fashion in foreseeable future. The number pretty speaks for itself: 1.25 billion. That’s how many PC are using the company’s core product, Windows OS. However, the software giant ain’t resting on its laurels. It is also trying to make itself relevant on the world’s two most popular mobile platforms, Android and iOS, too. Today, the Redmond, Washington company has announced two apps: Microsoft Edge for iOS and Android, as well as Microsoft Launcher for Android. Continue reading Microsoft “Infiltrates” iOS and Android With A Couple Of New Apps

Google Lens And WorldSense Standalone VR Headsets Announced

Well, what do you know? Using your phone’s camera is going to even more fulfilling soon. No. We are not talking about new selfie technology that will make you look prettier (although that can be deemed fulfilling too); it is a lot more than that. It is a new vision-based computing capability found in a new initiative called Google Lens. Notice how Google’s CEO Sundar Pichai never refer Google Lens to as a product, but an initiative at this year’s Google I/O? And that kind of make me skeptical, but more on why later. Now, on why Google Lens is awesome. Continue reading Google Lens And WorldSense Standalone VR Headsets Announced

This Brilliant App Turns Negatives Into Digital Files By Taking Images Of Them

Whether you are a film photography enthusiast, or a person who have a collection of negatives that you will like to turn into digital copies, FilmLab app is going to be an orgasmic news for you. FilmLab is an up and coming app, developed by software engineer Abe Fettig, that turns slides and negatives into digital files simply by pointing and shooting at the negatives or slides. That’s all there is to it and it also why it is so freaking brilliant. With FilmLab, you can forget about film scanner, or whatever that you use these days – all you need is an iPhone or an Android Phone, the app and you’re good to go. Ok, maybe not. You will need a lighted box to make the negatives pop. Continue reading This Brilliant App Turns Negatives Into Digital Files By Taking Images Of Them

Take A Photo And Sony Mobile’s New Service Will Analyze Your Food

You know what they say… “you are what you eat” and so, if you workout like there’s no tomorrow, it won’t help if what you chomp down ain’t good for you, i.e. your healthy lifestyle may not be as efficient then it should be. Seriously, there’s really no point in taking two steps forward and one step back because of what you eat. As it turns out, Sony Mobile understands this and wants to use technology to give you a helping hand in achieving healthy lifestyle. Continue reading Take A Photo And Sony Mobile’s New Service Will Analyze Your Food

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