Android and openness is something we talk about all the time, but the recent developments in the industry point towards inherent flaws with this very premise. Be it from bloggers, political institutions or corporations, Android is seemingly not open enough. The “War on Openness” is ironically becoming an open war, where many players are increasing their stakes and scope to try and land a bigger hold - or at the very least, restrict Google’s - on what is the world’s...
Finger-friendly Bible App V0.1 for Windows Mobile
The world’s most bought piece of literature is now available, directly at your fingertips.
Lagbaja‘s first application for Windows Mobile includes both testaments of the Christian Bible and brings all of the books from Genesis to Revelations together with a very easy-to-navigate menu system. You can also search through the entire Bible for specific terms if you need to find a quick reference.
The app is still in its beta stage but seems considerably stable. WVGA is currently the only resolution supported, but the developer hopes to add many more features including a revised search function and translation capabilities. You can find the beta release in the application thread.
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Smartphone cameras have advanced so tremendously over the past few years that they have almost completely replaced point and shoot digital cameras for the most of us. Furthermore, since our smartphones are always with us, the majority of us end up taking tons of photos throughout the lifespan of our devices. But what happens to all the old photos you take? Do you store them on an external hard-drive or keep them backed up to an online cloud service like Flickr? Let us know what your favorite way of storing old photos is and why.
Before the release of Android 5.0 Lollipop, the Holo Design guidelines served as the official reference for Android design, right from IceCream Sandwich to KitKat. However, updates to the guidelines were few and far between, leading to a lack of synchronization between Android design and current UI/UX trends. Google seems to have learned from their mistake the last time around, and earlier this week, a significant update was released for the Material Design guidelines, marking the second revision in less...