Tag Archive: Released

And then there were two: Messenger app for SMS released

The weird and wacky saga of SMS on Android continues to get weird and wacky with today’s release of the new Messenger app into Google Play. The free app handles SMS and MMS duties and only SMS and MMS duties, though with more than a bit of Material Design flair. First there was Messaging, Google Voice, and Google Chat; then there was only Hangouts, and now there’s two again.

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Google Fit app released to track all your moves

Google announced it back at Google I/O 2014 in June, and built in support for it into Android 5.0 Lollipop in August, but it’s now finally here, it being Google Fit. The app just hit Google Play, bringing a fairly basic activity tracker to your Android phone. Google Fit tracks walking, running, and cycling activity, either on your phone or from an Android Wear device.

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Race against the robots! Anki Drive released for Android

Anki is now porting its remote-controlled racing game Anki Drive to Android where you can control race cars on a real track using your smartphone. The game initially debuted on iOS and now owners of the Nexus 5 and the latest Samsung smartphones and tablets can join in on the action, though cross-platform racing isn’t yet available.

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Hangouts Chrome app released for Chrome OS and Windows

Google has just launched the new Hangouts Chrome app for both Chrome OS and Windows that’s meant to offer users a way to access the Hangouts video chat service without a web browser.

HTC Zoe app released as beta — we’ve got a first look!

App provides a one-stop shop for sharing and remixing your video stories

HTC today is releasing its long-awaited Zoe app — used for sharing and letting your friends remix your video highlights — to Google Play in beta form. It’s available for devices running Android 4.4, and not just HTC devices at that.

First, some background: Zoes were born in 2013 with the HTC One M7. They began as 5-second video clips that added a dimension  [Read More…]

New Foursquare Android 4.0 app released with revamped design and more

As promised a few days ago, Foursquare has released a new 4.0 version of its app for Android that includes a revamped design for the app, a new logo and more new features.

WordPress for Android 3.0 released with many new features

WordPress has just updated its blogging app for Android devices to version 3.0, adding a number of new features along some specific bug fixes as well.

Android I/O 2014 app source code released by Google

Google announced in a blog post that it has released the source code to the popular Google I/O 2014 app, a tool that was useful to attendees of this year’s Google’s developer conference. In doing so, Google hopes that the source code could serve as a useful learning tool to developers on creating apps.

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Chrome 37 beta for Android released with Material Design update and more

Google has released the beta version of Chrome 37 for Android, which has some Material Design updates and more.

SoulCraft II: League of Angels fantasy action-RPG released first on Android

Germany-based developer MobileBits has released SoulCraft II: League of Angels, a sequel to their popular mobile fantasy action-RPG, and the Android version is the first one out of the gate.