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...
MIUI Theme Bonanza!
MIUI is something that I don’t feel gets enough attention here on XDA. As an MIUI user, as of yesterday, I now understand what our own Chad Hughes of XDA TV meant when he said “it’s as close as it comes to an OS replacement”. Disregarding the speed and stability of this type of ROM, something fun to do with it is to play with the theme engine, much like Cyanogen Mod’s.
XDA member krunalkp has put together a fantastic thread in which he attempts to update daily with some of the best MIUI themes. My personal favourite is ‘New Jeans’, but there are quite a few to choose from. Why don’t you tell me which is your favourite down below?
This collection of themes really shows a bright future for MIUI and its great theme engine. If you’d like to get your hands on any of the themes featured, head on over to the original thread!
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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.