Wear is said to not offer enough for mass adoption, even though its been in the market for over 9 months. I personally have a Gear Live which I purchased 8 months ago, and my experience with it has had its ups and downs throughout my time with it. For the longest time, I was not able to recommend the platform to anyone. Since then, a lot of updates have hit Wear watches, some improving battery life, others changing the...
PowerAMP Beta Available for Android!
After all the recent press regarding WinAmp for Android, now comes PowerAMP! An alternative music player, PowerAMP is in beta and was brought to our attention by XDA forum member owziee.
PowerAMP beta has received very good feedback in owziee’s discussion thread, and has attracted the attention of the actual developer MaxMP, now an XDA member.
The app supports various formats including mp3, mp4/m3a, lossless ALAC, FLAC,OGG,WAV,TTA, WMA, is skinnable (2 are available in the beta version), has a widget and fast scans files dependent on mobile device speed. The dev mentions that this is a pretty early beta version, which was originally only released to internal Russian sites for early limited core functionality testing.
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SlimRoms' website has been experiencing technical difficulties for the last month or so, but it's good to know the team is working hard and is still on top of things. The SlimRoms GitHub repos are getting updated with some major changes showing up. Most notably, some projects are getting a new 5.1 branch: lp5.1! A new, revamped and open source website is also in the works, with a look inspired by material design. We also got a tip about an...
Wireless charging is becoming more and more common as many OEMs are now starting to include this feature in their flagships. There are already dozens of wireless chargers to choose from on the market today, but quality definitely varies. For those of you who charge your devices wirelessly, let us know which charger is your favorite and why.