While the majority of the top apps have already incorporated Google's newest design language, there are still very many apps that are in need of some Material Design love. Which apps do you think are most desperately in need of an update?
Newsplat with Caplat – 5 May – XDA TV
In today’s episode of the Newsplat with Caplat on XDA TV, Sam talks about an extracted version of GTalk 1.3 for the Nexus One specifically, preventing the need to wait for the OTA or flashing of 2.3.4; Two boot animations including some beautiful Windows Phone 7 inspired animations for the HTC HD2 and an Ubuntu inspired animation made to look like the more up to date and recent releases; Two ROM’s, nANDROID 2.3.4 for the Nexus S, featuring a bunch of beautiful modifications and MasterTM’s DeBloat ROM for the HTC Thunderbolt, DeOdexed and non-DeOdexed, featuring the removal of all that disgusting, messy and clunky software. Click on for the episode!
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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...
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...