Nvidia unveiled the SHIELD Tegra X1 TV Box! That and much more news is covered by Jordan when he reviews all the important stories from this week. Included in this week's news is the announcement of the Cyanogen's new corporate identity and partnership with Qualcomm and be sure to check out the article talking about Lollipop devices being no longer encrypted by default! That's not all that's covered in today's video! Jordan talks about the other videos released this week...
Dust for Android
If you like puzzle type games, then you are in for a treat. XDA member fredley has provided us with a beta of his first game, Dust. The game consists of two modes: maze and “Time Attack”. The objective is to move the dust particles on the desk to the goal on the screen by pushing them with your finger. The “Maze” option will place obstacles between the goal and the mites. It is a fun and quite addictive game with very nice graphics. So, if you are up for a nice challenge, take this one for a spin. You will not be disappointed.
I’ve just got my first Android game to a reasonably stable state, though this assumption is based mostly on emulator work. I only own a N1, so I have no idea whether this app will even run smoothly on older hardware. I’d love to hear some feedback, here’s a market link and apk, enjoy!
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