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...
Breaking: Windows Phone 7 for Sale early in New Zealand
For you kiwis out there on XDA, this story may be of interest to you. As many of us know, Windows Phone 7 won’t be for sale for a few weeks, but thanks to XDA Senior Moderator -PiLoT- for pointing out a story he spotted.
On 20/10 Vodafone started selling WP7 devices in New Zealand. As the story states, it is reportedly the first device to be sold. The device sold was the Vodafone NZ HTC Trophy or the HTC 7 Trophy.It was purchased at Aotea Square in Auckland at a Vodafone store.
As for the rest of us in the US , we will have to wait for it to become available in November. We have also heard from a source that Verizon will get a Windows Phone 7 device by Christmas, stay tuned and check out the discussion thread.
Thanks -PiLoT- .
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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.