It would seem that Dropbox is the heavy hitter when it comes to cloud storage services, but with its newly updated Android app, competitor Box might soon be closing the gap.
Serial entrepreneur Jack Dorsey must have the magic touch. After leaving Twitter for another venture, the microblogging service’s co-founder hit the jackpot anew, this time with mobile payment processor Square.
A new announcement from Dropbox today has confirmed that the company has just reached a user base of 100 million users. This milestone was undoubtedly achieved by all of the initiatives the company has taken over the past year. Since the introduction of Google Drive, Dropbox has stepped up its game in order to keep mobile users on their services.
The Expedia mobile app has taken another step closer to the full Expedia website. The app has been updated and along with a new version number comes some new features, one of which includes the ability to search for and book flights.
Naan Studio has uploaded Echofon, its Twitter app, to Google Play. After running a public beta program of about two weeks the company has decided that the app is ready for the big time. As well as its simple and clean Twitter interface, the app boasts the ability to sync between all your Echofon apps on Android or iOS. This means that if you have a tablet and a phone, you never need read a Tweet, @Mention or Direct Message twice. Cool!
Free Android 4.2 keyboard with gesture typing now available in the Google Play Store (update: now available for ICS devices)
With the release of the Nexus 4 and Nexus 10, Android 4.2 will be everywhere soon. However, you don’t have to wait for all of it to enjoy some of it. You can now get the new Android 4.2 keyboard, with the gesture typing, in the Google Play Store for free.
In case you own a Nexus 7 tablet then you probably know that Android 4.2 Jelly Bean is already available for the device and can be installed immediately, which you probably already did as soon as the update came out.
We previously reported that Android 4.2 contained a bug that caused Google Voice to crash when attempting to send text messages. From the reports coming in, the bug was affecting all Google Voice users that had updated to the latest version of Android. The good news is that Google has now pushed out an update to the app that addresses the issue.
With the different instant messaging platforms around, users might find it too cumbersome to maintain several IM clients for each account. Apps like Imo greatly help in reducing clutter by letting users communicate from just a single client. The developers of Imo are trying to improve the user experience even further through their latest app update.
When was the last time you checked Google Play for an update of Nova Launcher? The reason we asked is because TeslaCoil has just released the latest version of the popular home screen replacement for Android devices. Version 1.3.3 of the app comes with the usual performance boost and bugs fixes, especially for folks who are already sporting Android 4.2 on their devices.