To me, applications like this one are really important for school students. I bought my first significant Android the same year I began my Physics degree at my university, and immediately I realised how tremendously helpful it was. From accurate graphing applications to TI emulators (don't judge me, the real thing costs crazy amounts here!), passing through giants like Wolfram and MATLAB Mobile, there were a lot of tools for one to excel with. In fact, I'd say that without Android I wouldn't have chosen...
Android Wear System Dump Available, Google Project Tango Dev Kits Heading to Developers – XDA Developer TV
The Android 4.4.2 KitKat OTA update for the Korean Variants of the LG Optimus G Pro is now rolling out! That and much more news is covered by Jordan, as he reviews all the important stories from this weekend. Included in this weekend’s news is the announcement that a system dump for the new Android Wear is available and Google Project Tango dev kits are heading to developers! That’s not all that’s covered in today’s video!
Jordan talks about the exciting news coming out of Google with Android Wear and whether it will be open source and the announcement that XDA is adding forums for the US Samsung Galaxy S 5 and the LG G2! Pull up a chair and check out this and other XDA Developer TV videos, like when AdamOutler tears apart the Omate TrueSmart.
Links to stories mentioned:
- KitKat Starting to Roll Out to Korean Variants of the LG Optimus G Pro
- Want to Play with Android Wear without Setting up the Emulator? Here’s a System Dump
- Just How “Open” is Android Wear?
- Google Project Tango Dev Kits Make their Way to Developers
- US Carrier Forums Added for the Galaxy S 5 and LG G2
- Omate TrueSmart Smartwatch Unboxed the XDA Way – XDA Developer TV
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XDA Recognized Contributor Albe95 has shared with us what looks to be Galaxy S6 applications. The ones he's provided are the GearManager, the Optical Reader, GeoNews and Kids Mode. The applications are available for download through the links in the opening post, but keep in mind it is likely that they might not be compatible with your device. There's also new information about more applications and system interface features revealed in the same thread: The alleged S6 statusbar and panel are ported to the...
Only a few years ago, it was normal for a major app release to be available for iOS but come months later to Android. That seems to no longer be the case, as Android has advanced tremendously with Google putting a huge effort into its Play Store and ecosystem. However, while the majority of major app releases are now made available for both platforms at the same time, there are a few iOS exclusives that some of us wish were on our favorite mobile OS (Hyperlapse comes to mind). Let us know which apps for the iPhone you wish were on Android.