While the majority of the top apps have already incorporated Google's newest design language, there are still very many apps that are in need of some Material Design love. Which apps do you think are most desperately in need of an update?
Announcing the Winners of Our Poweramp Giveaway Contest!
You may remember that just under two weeks ago, we held a fun contest asking users to share their funniest tech-related stories. Well, the contest has now been over for some time, and we would like to announce the 25 winners, as voted by our readers!
- fepdzu with 131 upvotes
- Ayush Singh with 100 upvotes
- najodleglejszy with 71 upvotes
- Da Avenger with 66 upvotes
- gtaguitar7596 with 65 upvotes
- Paradoxxx with 49 upvotes
- cybojenix with 48 upvotes
- dnmmx with 43 upvotes
- Dark Wraith with 28 upvotes
- enfxuevsi with 19 upvotes
- yummyxyz with 17 upvotes
- Scattered Osyx with 15 upvotes*
- WC with 14 upvotes*
- GreyGhostRos with 13 upvotes
- PcFish with 13 upvotes
- Ricardo Faria with 12 upvotes*
- Lostboy2909 with 11 upvotes
- InkSlinger420 with 11 upvotes
- gipsyblade with 9 upvotes
- Sandeep_Jagtap with 8 upvotes
- Walter.White with 8 upvotes
- Иван Блинов with 7 upvotes*
- Vepaot with 4 upvotes
- scoobdude with 4 upvotes
- BrianXP7 with 4 upvotes
Congratulations to our winners, and many thanks to the Poweramp team and to everyone who entered! Winners with XDA-linked Disqus accounts will receive a PM from me in the coming minutes asking for your Google Play Email address that I will pass along to the Poweramp team.
* Please note: The four users listed above with asterisks did not have their Disqus account linked with their XDA account. If you are one of these four and you wish to redeem your prize, please leave a comment here in this article from the Disqus account you used to enter the content stating your XDA user name (must have been created at least one month before the contest). If these go unredeemed by Friday, I’ll proceed to move down the list for potential winners.
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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...