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...
Support Breast Cancer Awareness with Android
In the spirit of Breast Cancer awareness month, although not affiliated with XDA we thought this event going on would showcase the spirit of developers and users coming together for a cause. The guys and gals over at Androidswag.com in partnership with CyanogenMod developer and XDA member Kmobs are auctioning a whole bundle of amazing gear all going to the Susan G. Komen foundation. The beanie looks pretty warm and fuzzy and the auction is currently going at $1,000. We encourage you to check it out. Although you don’t have to bid, its for a good cause, and you get a cool pink android beanie plus tons of other gift cards and gear being thrown in by members and developers.
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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.