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...
CM10 Nightlies on TF700, Nexus 4 / 10, and Android 4.2 Announced – XDA Developer TV
Extra! Extra! Read All About It—Android 4.2 and more mobile phone developments! In this video, our friend Jordan mentions the Transformer TF700 getting an official release of CyanogenMod 10. Jordan talks about this week’s XDA Developer TV Videos. This includes XDA Developer TV Producer Azrienoch’s reviews of Hax Launcher, XDA Elite Recognized Developer AdamOutler’s Big Android BBQ 2012 Unboxed the XDA Way, and XDA Developer TV Producer TK’s app review of Picture Password LockScreen.
In Android 4.2 news, Jordan mentions the keyboard with gesture typing being leaked. Jordan also talks about the newly announced features of Android 4.2, including Photo Sphere, Gesture Typing, Multi-User, TV Connect, Quick Settings, and more. Finally, Jordan talks about the new forums for the Nexus 4 and 10. Pull up a chair and check out this video.
Links to stories mentioned:
- Official CyanogenMod 10 Nightlies for the Transformer TF700
- Google Nexus 4, 10 Announced; Forums Created!
- Android 4.2 Announced: Photo Sphere, Gesture Typing, Multi-User, TV Connect, Quick Settings, and Much More!
- Android 4.2 Keyboard with Gesture Typing Leaked
- App Review: Control Your Android Device with Hax Launcher – XDA Developer TV
- Big Android BBQ 2012 Unboxed the XDA Way – XDA Developer TV
- App Review: Unlock your Phone Differently with Picture Password LockScreen – 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.