Welcome to our redesigned Android Apps Weekly! This week we talk about some bad decisions by EA, Microsoft Office for tablets, and more Android apps news!
Snapchat intros Discover, a new way to get updates from your favorite media outlets
January 27, 2015
Snapchat Discover is a way to get news and updates from your favorite media publications. Like Snapchat Stories, Discover refreshes its content every 24 hours, allowing you to get new information everyday.
Facebook releases revamped Slingshot 2.0, following user feedback
December 5, 2014
Facebook has released version 2.0 of its Slingshot messaging app, a competitor to Snapchat, complete with a new look and social features.
Snapchat update lets you send money to other users
November 17, 2014
The latest Snapchat update introduces Snapcash, a way to easily send money to other users.
Snowball collects all your messages into one unified inbox
October 10, 2014
Overwhelmed by numerous messaging services? Snowball brings all your messages together in one Chat Heads-like interface. Hangouts, Facebook Messenger, WhatsApp and more.
Slingshot, Facebook’s Snapchat competitor, is now available worldwide
June 25, 2014
If you live in the United States, Slingshot became available to you last week, but it’s only today that the app has launched worldwide.
5 Android apps you shouldn’t miss this week – Google Play Weekly
May 2, 2014
This week on Google Play Weekly we talk about a potentially bad move by Google, LastPass and the Galaxy S5 fingerprint scanner, and more Android apps news!
Snapchat now does chat and video calls, but everything’s still ephemeral
May 1, 2014
Snapchat, the app that lets you send self-destructing pics, is getting a big update today, with the inclusion of text and video chat potentially turning it into a strong generalist messaging service.
Holofication Nation: beautifying Android one app at a time
February 3, 2014
Holofication Nation is a design community consisting of over 750 members. Their mission - to bring older, ugly looking Android apps into the modern world of Holo.
Snapchat releases new update aimed at preventing service abuse, finally apologizes
January 9, 2014
After the leak of 4.6 million phone numbers, Snapchat has finally apologized and released a new app update designed to prevent future abuse.
HTML5 vs Native Android App
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Google I/O preview: what Google has in store this year
Fact or Fiction: Android apps only use one CPU core
Smartphone philosophy: Has Motorola had it right all along?
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