There are tons of choices to choose from when looking for a great alarm app for Android. While the stock Clock app for AOSP does the job, it may lack some of the more advanced features from competitors. Let us know what your favorite alarm clock app is for Android and why.
App Review: Don’t Get Directed into a Lake with Nokia Drive – XDA Developer TV
A lot has been said about Apple’s new maps app. From suggesting people drive off an overpass onto a busy freeway and directing you to an entire underwater town, Apple’s Maps has missed the mark, literally. While Google Maps is the standard, perhaps there are other options as well.
In this video XDA Developer TV Producer Lance reviews Nokia Drive for the Windows Phone platform. Lance shows off the application, its uses, and functionality. He then gives us his thoughts on the app. Be sure to check out this app review.
Be sure to check out Lance’s other videos on how to learn about building a Windows Phone application:
- How to Build a Windows Phone App Part 1: Using NuGet – XDA Developer TV
- How to Build a Windows Phone App Part 2: Using OAuth – XDA Developer TV
- How to Build a Windows Phone App Part 3: OAuth Tokens and JSON – XDA Developer TV
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Did you watch Apple's VP draw on his wrist during the Apple Watch announcement and wonder "why can't my Wear watch do that?" In typical XDA fashion, one enterprising forum member has brought similar functionality to Android Wear with a twist; it works on phones and watches alike, with other platforms on the way! The app is called Pinsy, and its release debut is a strong proof of concept with plenty of room to grow. You may remember the developer behind this project, XDA...
Wear is said to not offer enough for mass adoption, even though its been in the market for over 9 months. I personally have a Gear Live which I purchased 8 months ago, and my experience with it has had its ups and downs throughout my time with it. For the longest time, I was not able to recommend the platform to anyone. Since then, a lot of updates have hit Wear watches, some improving battery life, others changing the...