Tag Archive: Shine


Shine bright with these fireworks-filled wallpapers!

“Look at the fireworks, look at the fireworks light up the night sky!!”

Fireworks add an extra pop of excitement to any holiday that features them. Whether you’re watching a magnificent, professional fireworks spectacular or some backyard sparklers, fireworks are wonderful and should be observed (safely) with wonder and respect. And while we can’t have fireworks every day, we can have firework wallpapers every day at least.

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Android 7.1 Developer Preview now available to give your Nexus a Pixel shine

It’s been eight days since the announcement, and now the Android 7.1 Developer Preview is available to download.

Beginning with support for the Nexus 5X, Nexus 6P, and Pixel C, the Preview brings a number of the Pixel’s features to these older devices, allowing developers to test Android 7.1 features in their apps.

These include circular app icons, app shortcuts, image keyboard support, and software A/B testing.

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Shine bright with this fireworks-filled Wallpaper Wednesday

Don’t let your home screen fall into a rut — switch out your wallpaper!

You don’t have to pull out a complex new theme like Spider-Man to bring a breath of fresh air to your home screen. A new wallpaper can do wonders, and launchers like Action Launcher can re-theme your entire home screen around a good wallpaper. In our effort to help brighten your device — and maybe your day — we’re compiling some wallpapers  [Read More…]

Shine Bluetooth headphones will light up your world

We at AndroidGuys don’t typically cover things on crowdfunding sites unless they are particularly interesting or we’ve been able to secure a pre-funding prototype. It helps a lot with the confidence of a crowdfunding campaign to know that the thing already exists and it helps people to know whether they want to help fund the project. Today’s instance is rather interesting in that it’s a Kickstarter campaign that is being done by an established company called IEC Technologies to do  [Read More…]

Misfit introduces new Shine 2 wearable activity tracker, available now for $99

Misfit, a continuous competitor in the fitness wearable space, has just announced its newest wearable, the Shine 2. This new model builds on the success of the original Shine, and adds plenty of new features. The Shine 2 has a new three-axis accelerometer as well as a three-axis magnetometer for finer activity tracking, as well as a new set of LEDs for information display and a vibration motor inside for call and text alerts from your phone.

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Google highlights how Chromecast is helping apps shine

There’s no doubt that Google’s Chromecast has become quite the popular little dongle. In a new blog post, Google says that 17 million Chromecasts have already been sold, and users have tapped the cast button over 1.5 billion times. The company also talked about some of the success developers have had after integrating casting into their apps.

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WHOOSH! Screen Shine Go review

Take a look at your phone. It’s okay, I am not going anywhere. Apart from the fingerprints, smudges and pizza sauce from your lunch earlier, you just stared at something that is 10 times dirtier than your toilet seat. Now I don’t know about you but I am really rethinking about having checked my emails while I was eating lunch today. Now before you go and take all of your cleaning supplies out of your cabinet, I  [Read More…]

Incipio Feather SHINE Ultra Thin Shell for the Nexus 5

Sometimes, you just want to keep the back of your expensive new phone from getting scratched up without putting on some thick case designed to survive the next world war. If you’ve got a Nexus 5, the Incipio Feather SHINE case for the Nexus 5 is a great way to do it.

Friday Freebie: Win an Incipio DualPro Shine case for Galaxy S5!

The Incipio DualPro Shine case is a great choice for those who need double-layer protection for their Galaxy S5 and want something a little flashy at the same time. It’s of course on sale from ShopAndroid (in three colors), but we also wanted to give you a chance to win one completely free as well. All you have to do to win is drop a single comment below this post, and keep an eye on your  [Read More…]

Incipio DualPro Shine case for Galaxy S5

If you want to take things seriously with protecting your Galaxy S5 from the elements, the Incipio DualPro Shine case may be the choice to go with. This durable two-piece case combines the protection and shock resistance of a rubber case with the hard outer shell of a plastic case, bringing the two together with some nice design to boot. This is the so-called Level 3 of 4 in terms of protection, according to Incipio, and  [Read More…]