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...
Still Like That Old Time XDA (A Tribute)
This week on XDA TV, Azrienoch explores the ancient mysteries of O2’s line-up of devices branded “XDA” with user CajunFlavoredBob. These are the devices for which our beloved forum, XDA-Developers, was named. CajunFlavoredBob shares his memories of his XDA devices, and explains what life with Windows Mobile was like, a time when HTC Sense was more than just a bloated user interface, shedding light on how times changed with the coming of the iPhone and Android. Of course, SassiBoB chimed in with a story of her experience with Windows Mobile on the HTC HD2. This interview is a must-see for everyone who gets a little tingly from the phrase, “Classic XDA.” Click on for the video!
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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.