According to engadget (citing TouchPal as well as an internal source), HTC aims to replace Swype with TouchPal as the default input method in upcoming devices, including the new HTC One M9. The official TouchPal Twitter account also tweeted the engadget article about this, further confirming the move. What prompted this move? The CEO of CooTek, the company behind TouchPal, says it's because of their better contextual prediction and language support. If you actually look at the supported languages, you'll...
Do You Like Physics Based Games? Try BlockFall for Android
Games where the concept of real physics have to be applied have taken the mobile gaming world by storm. The evolution of our hardware has made them even more enjoyable as the smoothness with which some games can run is unrivaled and gives us that “that is a good looking game” eye candy kind of feeling. We all know them with names of famous games such as Rag Doll Cannon, Fruit Ninja, and of course Angry Birds. You will be glad to know that many people are working on new and interesting games of this kind for your enjoyment. One such member is XDA member jp2014, who just released the first version of his game called BlockFall. The objective of the game is quite simple, you will see a pile of blocks that you must take down by slinging a ball at them. It isn’t a straight shot, so you will have to use some judgment on what the best possible way of throwing this is and knocking off as many blocks as possible. Remember that you only have one shot, so you must use it carefully.
The dev is looking for some feedback. So, if you are into physics-strategy games or if you have some time to burn, please report any bugs you may come across.
BlockFall is my first android game. I’d love to hear some feedback/advice. Thanks!
You can get it from the market by searching for BlockFall.
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