Tag: android

18 new and notable Android apps and live wallpapers from the last two weeks including Daywise, Hidey Hole, and Dota Pro Circuit (3/9/19 – 3/23/19)

Article Contents Welcome to the roundup of the best new Android applications and live wallpapers that went live in the Play Store or were spotted by us in the previous two weeks or so. Today I have an excellent notification scheduler, a camera hole wallpaper app from Chainfire, and a Dota Pro Circuit app from […]

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Microsoft xCloud setting up to challenge Google Stadia, stream Xbox games to Android devices

GDC 2019 has been one of more the exciting instances that I can recall in recent memory. Not only have there been some tantalizing game announcements – seriously, I freaked when I saw the Vampire: The Masquerade – Bloodlines 2 trailer – but some interesting happenings in the game space itself. Google announced Stadia, the […]

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34 temporarily free and 32 on-sale apps and games to start the weekend, including Baldur’s Gate

Article Contents Another week is coming to a close, so here’s one final round of app sales to send you off into the weekend. Today’s list is shorter than Wednesday’s and arguably better, even including Hook and Baldur’s Gate, so have fun looking through what’s on offer today. Free Apps English for all! Pro $0.99 […]

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34 temporarily free and 49 on-sale apps and games for Wednesday

Article Contents Another week is half done and that means it’s time for another round of app sales. Today’s list is quite underwhelming, but that’s how it goes sometimes. Hopefully Friday’s roundup will be better. Free Apps PRO-Video player KM, HD 4K Perfect Player-MOV, AVI $3.49 -> Free; Sale ends in 4 days My vocabulary […]

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Security firms detail Android and Google Photos vulnerabilities that exposed user data

Researchers recently uncovered two unrelated vulnerabilities in Google products. Imperva found a way to perform a side-channel attack on Google Photos that lets bad actors glean key location, time, and identifying information from personal accounts. The other, found by Positive Technologies, is a more dangerous Android exploit. It, too, exposes user data, and Google ranked […]

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Today only: 512GB dual-SIM Samsung Galaxy Note9 is $750 ($500 off) on B&H

Sometimes, we see really, really good deals pop up. Take this one, for example. B&H’s DealZone today includes a 512GB dual-SIM Samsung Galaxy Note9 for $749.99, a whopping $500 off the $1,249.99 retail price. So far as we can tell, this is the best deal yet on a brand new Note9, including last week’s and […]

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Google will ask European Android users to choose preferred browsers and search engines following EU concerns

The EU has been pushing Google to become less monopolistic and more friendly towards competitors for a long time. After a heavy fine, the US company agreed to rework Android licensing in Europe by splitting Chrome and Search from the OS, followed by changes to Google Shopping. With another looming penalty against AdSense, Google and […]

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Opera adds unlimited VPN service to its Android browser for free

Opera today added its free VPN service to its Android browser app. The Norwegian company, which went public last year, also addressed concerns about potential hidden costs of using its free VPN offering. As users become more cautious about their privacy, many have explored using VPN services. According to a GlobalWebIndex estimate, more than 650 million […]

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‘Call of Duty: Mobile’ brings the popular series to iOS and Android for free

One of the best-selling video game series of all time is finally making its way to mobile devices. On Monday, Activision announced that it is teaming up with Chinese game publisher Tencent to bring Call of Duty: Mobile to the West. Made by Tencent’s Timi studio, the free-to-play game draws on maps, modes, weapons, and […]

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Best Buy has the Samsung Galaxy Tab S4 for $550 ($100 off), $450 ($200 off) for students

One of the last bastions of the dying Android tablet market, Samsung’s excellent-but-overpriced Galaxy Tab S4, is currently on sale over at Best Buy. Though at first glance, the deal is just a respectable $100 savings, it’s the student discount that really shines. Assuming you sign up, you can get an additional $100 off the […]

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112 temporarily free and 37 on-sale apps and games to start the week

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Map the Pixel’s Active Edge to launch any assistant in Android Q

When you squeeze the sides of the Google Pixel 2 or Google Pixel 3, it launches Google Assistant. This feature, known as Active Edge, can be tweaked in Android Q to launch a different assistant app (via XDA Developers). Editor’s Pick First Bixby, now Google Assistant: Why non-remappable buttons are bad for everyone The remap […]

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22 best new Android games released this week including Stardew Valley, Returner Zhero – Final Cut, and Where’s Om Nom?

Article Contents Welcome to the roundup of the best new Android games that went live in the Play Store or were spotted by us in the previous week or so. Today I have the long-awaited farming sim release Stardew Valley, the sequel to the gorgeous puzzle adventure game Returner 77, and a virtual reality release […]

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34 temporarily free and 52 on-sale apps and games, including Evoland 2 and Planescape: Torment

Article Contents Welcome, all, to the end of another week. While we continue to dig through all of the good stuff in the Android Q Beta, I thought that you all might appreciate some app sales to pass the time. Today’s list has a couple notable items, including Evoland 2 for $0.99 and the fantastic […]

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[Update: App is live] New Feedback app to be bundled with upcoming Android Q beta

We here at AP are chomping at the bit waiting for news on Android Q. Those of us who plan to install the beta have our Pixels ready, eagerly anticipating some kind of announcement from Google. Meanwhile, it looks like the company is planning to introduce a dedicated app to submit feedback for those of […]

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Pick up an unlocked Samsung Galaxy Note9 with a US warranty for $715 ($285 off) on Amazon

All of the attention in our neck of the woods is on Samsung’s latest baby, the Galaxy S10 family. But forget not their cousin from late last year, the esteemed Galaxy Note9. One of our favorite devices from 2018, the 128GB Note9 is currently on sale for $714.96 from Amazon, an impressive $285 off the […]

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Steam Link Anywhere brings full on-the-go PC game streaming to Android

Valve announced some big news for Steam users today, introducing the new Steam Link Anywhere service. Building off of its namesake, Anywhere takes streaming your personal library to the next level by allowing you to play on a client device outside of your local network (which was one of the weakest points of Steam Link […]

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