Latest

9 spooktacular Android apps for Halloween 2012

halloween
90
by 1 year ago
0

Halloween is that one day in the whole year when people get to dress up in the skins of creepy crawlies and monsters that hide in dark places to haunt parties and peoples’ doorsteps for sweets. Halloween isn’t just about the costume, of course. It’s also about that distinct feeling that horror is in the air. With technology present in almost every aspect of our lives, is there still room for that feeling of being “not alone in a room”? Mobile devices can still factor into Halloween, of course. There are apps on the Google Play Store that can help…

Google Maps updated to show terrain and vegetation features

google maps
337
by 1 year ago
4

Google (which has been improving the Maps service at a blistering pace lately) has merged the terrain layer into the default view, making it easier for outdoorsy users to find their way around. The improved app now shows terrain, color variations to depict vegetation, and labels for major natural land formations.

7 sizzling new Android apps of the week (October 26 issue)

banner-7-sizzling-new-apps-week-1
404
by 1 year ago
4

You just have to love app developers. They’re always hard at work breathing life to their ideas, getting them out of their heads, and onto our mobile devices. Thanks to these little idea seeds, our lives are much easier. We don’t need to waste time waffling over getting this or that, or tossing and turning all night in bed, waiting for sleep to claim us. Apps also let us get ahead of our business competitors and keep us reminded of the things we need to do. This week, we took a look at the menu in the Google Play Store…

AutomateIt: Automating actions according to rules and triggers

banner-automateIt-app-review-121001
118
by 1 year ago
7

Most of us depend on our smartphones for many of our day-to-day activities. We depend on our smartphones to wake us up or remind us of our tasks. We set them to silent mode when in a meeting or watching a movie. When boarding an airplane, we change them to flight-mode as instructed. Our smartphones are like assistants in all that we do. Wouldn’t it be nice if our smartphones could remind us, send messages, turn on/off, or even change profiles and settings automatically? Won’t it be nice to be able to program your phone to do something at a…

ANTIBIOTIC HD: A bug-zapping game for Android

banner-antibiotic-hd-app-review-121003
32
by 1 year ago
0

Believe it or not, I really don’t like bugs. Imaging the tingling sensation when they crawl on your leg. Bugs hovering in the air are just like aircraft, looking for targets to drop their bombs on. It doesn’t mean that I hate bugs. I just don’t want them near me. The devs at 6am3.com may feel the same way, as they created a game that lets you exterminate bugs in a fun and entertaining way. The Antibiotic HD game lets you kill bugs by linking and zapping them with lightning. There are there 3 modes in the game: Fingers (arcade),…