Tag: Video

[Update: Sold out] Act fast: Samsung’s wireless fast charger is a mere $24 as Amazon’s Deal of the Day

One of the perks of owning a Galaxy S or Note phone — apart from the tremendous accessory support, MST payments, display quality, etc. — is the convenience of wireless fast charging, topping up your phone quickly and easily without having to deal with fiddly, tangled cables or ports. But those fast wireless chargers can […]

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14 new and notable Android apps from the last two weeks including Actions by Moleskine, Albert: Spend Smarter, and THE LEGO MOVIE 2 Movie Maker (1/6/19 – 1/19/19)

Article Contents Welcome to the roundup of the best new Android applications that went live in the Play Store or were spotted by us in the previous two weeks or so. This week I have a beautiful tasks app from Moleskin, a budgeting app that supplies on-demand access to a team of financial geniuses, and a […]

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Twitch Presents is streaming classic ‘Doctor Who’ thru most of January

I stopped watching Doctor Who after the War Doctor episode. I’ve never watched again, and I wasn’t going to — I completely lost interest. I just happened across Twitch Presents streaming some old Tom Baker and it is too good to pass up. K9! Don’t overstrain your databanks! An encore presentation of the Classic Doctor […]

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Smart finance tracking app Albert debuts on Android with personalized money advice

The good old days of managing personal finances on a huge spreadsheet are behind us. Now, there is a bevy of money-tracking apps out there that pull data from banks and other financial institutions, to help users set and stick to a budget. Mint has traditionally been the most popular service in this category, followed […]

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25 new and notable Android TV apps and games from the last 10 months (3/31/18 – 1/18/19)

Article Contents Welcome to the roundup of the best new Android TV apps and games that went live in the Play Store or were spotted by us in the the last ten months. It’s been a while since our last ATV roundup, but ATV titles are still trickling out in enough numbers that we finally […]

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[Update: Fix now available] ES File Explorer vulnerability leaves your files exposed to anyone on the same network

In the early days of Android, ES File Explorer was one of the better ways to manage your storage. That hasn’t been true for a long time, though. Not only is the app rather cluttered and buggy, security researcher Elliot Alderson (@fs0c131y on Twitter) points out this app makes your files vulnerable to theft. All you have […]

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These LG G8 renders may look boring, but an absent earpiece hints at big audio changes

LG’s recent entrants into the flagship mobile space haven’t been the most exciting phones — though it was funny seeing LG launch the V30 three times. Now a series of renders and a 360-degree video from @OnLeaks and 91mobiles have given our first potential glimpse at LG’s upcoming G8. And if you’ve seen the G7, […]

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Team17 is bringing The Escapists 2 to Android, and you can pre-register right now

The Escapists 2: Pocket Breakout Plans Mobile EscapeBreaking out on iOS and Android on the 31st January Teaser trailer: https://youtu.be/nM0Sh1APiqs UK, 17th January 2019 – Team17, a global games label, creative partner and developer of independent, premium video games and developer Mouldy Toof Studios are excited to announce that The Escapists 2 will be getting […]

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Hang Line: Mountain Climber swings its way onto the Play Store

Hang Line: Mountain Climber is the latest release from Yodo1 Games, the publisher for the popular auto-runner Rodeo Stampede. This time around, instead of wrangling stampeding animals with a lasso, you’ll be tasked with using a grappling hook to climb your way to the top of five perilous mountains in search of stranded survivors. [embedded content] Getting […]

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Galaxy Stack crosses shmup action with block stacking, out now on Android

Over the years Crescent Moon Games have released more than a few successful mobile titles on the Play Store, and Galaxy Stack is the latest release from the company that should have no problem finding success among its peers. At first blush, Galaxy Stack may look like yet another pixel-based shmup, but it’s the odd […]

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[Update: Video] Leaked Android Q builds reveals system-wide dark mode, new permissions UI, possible desktop interface

XDA has managed to get its hands on an early build of Android Q, confirming that Google’s next version of our favorite operating system will include a dark mode, as expected. But plenty of more secrets were hiding inside the image XDA found, including a much-needed app permissions revamp, what may end up being a […]

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YouTube cracks down on dangerous video challenges, policy-violating links and thumbnails

… Total Shares2 Watch YouTube’s Rewind 2018 video and you’d think the platform was a wholesome community inhabited by only talented, well-meaning creators. In reality, there’s a massive amount of cringe-worthy and downright unethical videos that went up this past year, many of which became hugely popular. In an effort to curb one of YouTube’s […]

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Pre-production Pixel 3 Lite shown off in video with headphone jack and plastic body

Not long after we here at Android Police revealed that the Pixel 3 and 3 XL Lite will launch this spring through Verizon, a video review of a pre-production version of the Pixel 3 Lite has surfaced, providing us with our best look yet at the device and its specifications. The video comes courtesy of Ukrainian tech […]

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US prosecutors are seeking criminal charges against Huawei for technology theft

According to a report out of The Wall Street Journal this afternoon, US federal prosecutors are seeking to file criminal charges against Huawei for theft of trade secrets from several of the company’s American business partners in recent years. The most well-known example under consideration by the Department of Justice, according to the Journal, is […]

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mecanoo and civic transform vast locomotive hall into tilburg’s ‘new living room’

described as tilburg’s ‘new living room’, the LocHal is a converted locomotive hall that now houses a major new library for the dutch city. the building, which dates back to 1932, contains bibliotheek midden-brabant (the public library), kunstloc brabant (a regional knowledge and expertise center for culture and art), brabant […]

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Nike reveals self-lacing Adapt sneakers and of course they have a smartphone app

Ever since Marty McFly put on those self-lacing trainers in Back to the Future Part II, we’ve been waiting for them to become a reality. Nike’s first attempt at such a sneaker in 2016 was the HyperAdapt 1.0, which laced automatically when you put your feet in. The 2019 Nike Adapt BB is the next […]

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Gorgeous platformer Oddmar now available on the Play Store

The creators of the highly acclaimed platformer Leo’s Fortune have released their latest endeavor on the Google Play Store. It’s called Oddmar, and if you’ve heard of it before it’s because it has been available on iOS for about nine months now. It was widely accepted as one of the best platformers released on iOS […]

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