Did you watch Apple's VP draw on his wrist during the Apple Watch announcement and wonder "why can't my Wear watch do that?" In typical XDA fashion, one enterprising forum member has brought similar functionality to Android Wear with a twist; it works on phones and watches alike, with other platforms on the way! The app is called Pinsy, and its release debut is a strong proof of concept with plenty of room to grow. You may remember the developer behind this project, XDA...
Google Maps 5.3 for Android Available Now
Thanks to XDA member RunTimeWorld for telling us that Google Maps version 5.3 is ready to download. Among the new features included, now you can see your location history in dashboard, check in at home to know how much time you spend at “home”, and rate places on the go in Google Places with Hotspot so you can leave feedback on a specific aspect or characteristic of a place.
Download it on your device from the marketplace. It requires Android 1.6 and up.
Originally posted by RunTimeWorld
Google Maps 5.3 available
As the title says, here’s the original link to the Google post
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