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Instagram updated with new Explore page, improved search

The popular photo-sharing app, everyone's favorite Instagram has just been updated. Well, some of you may disagree that it's a fave but we can't contest the fact that the app is still one of the top social networks today even after so many years. The Instagram team has just announced two big updates to the app. One is the improved search and the all-new Explore page.

SoloCam improves on the selfie stick idea with HD audio recording

Do you have a selfie stick? I don’t because I find it annoying and weird. Why can’t you just ask someone to take your photo? Okay, I’m sure a lot of you will not agree with me and actually own one but I must admit that sometimes, it can be useful. For the hard core selfie addict (yes, I’m talking to you), here’s a selfie stick that brings more functions than just hold your smartphone.

Here’s your chance to win an Android phablet [DEALS]

You could be the lucky person that wins a new, large screened mobile device when you enter The Choose Your Own Android Phablet Giveaway before 11:59 PST on July 8, 2015 at Android Community Deals. Phablets offer all the conveniences of a smartphone combined with the screen size of a smaller tablet. They’re truly the best of both worlds in one handy and portable device. The winner of this contest will go home with their choice of five new Android phablets: The Google Nexus 6, LG G4, Samsung Galaxy Note 4, OnePlus 2, or the LG G Flex 2.

New BBC Newsbeat app designed for the millenials

Reading the news and current affairs is important. You need to be well-informed of what’s going on not only in your city but the rest of the world. This way, you can make informed decisions that will benefit you and the people around you. While there are numerous news websites that can be trusted, most people now prefer to read news and stories straight from a mobile app.

Save humans with your sniping skills in Dawn of the Sniper

If you're bothered to play a game that would require you to shoot people from a distance and that will reward you for great headshots, don't worry, with this game, you have a noble cause. You need to protect the surviving humans from a wave of zombie attackers and to ensure that you also don't get your brains eaten, you need to become the best sniper you can be. Welcome to the world of the Dawn of the Sniper, now available on Android devices.

D-Touch Doom emulator now available on Amazon Appstore

Doom is officially coming to Android. But even before it happens, someone was able to make an emulator to port the game into any Android device. The idea of Beloko Games' Doom emulator is for players who wish to port their copies to another device. It was pulled out from the Google Play Store for obvious reasons but it has already found its way to the Amazon Appstore. That's not surprising but there is a huge chance it will be pulled out as well.