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Moonshine 2.0 icon pack now available for Android devices

One of the great things about the Android platform is that you can tweak the look and the UI whichever way you want it, and you have a lot of apps to choose from to help you with that. When it comes to icon packs, one of those apps is Moonshine and the latest update, version 2.0 brings you even more choices when it comes to making your app icons look the way you want them to.

Changes in Facebook to affect FB tile in Flipboard

Facebook recently implemented massive (well, not really, but it's big) changes when it comes to what you can and can't see on your news feed and what you can or cannot post. While these new rules are mostly beneficial (you can't post or see anything with explicit sexual content, violence, self-harm, etc), some apps have apparently been affected for some reason. One of these is Flipboard, who has informed its users of what this means for your Facebook tile on the popular digital magazine app.

Runtastic Libra now has Android support

Watching your weight is now not just for the weight conscious or models or beauty queens. A lot of people have been eating healthy, doing fitness activities, and of course checking the ups and downs of their weight, all in the name of healthy living. Runtastic Libra is a terrific way of weighing yourself because it can "speak" to your smartphone. Finally, the scale has Android support through an app that will help you monitor and manage not just your weight but your health as well.

Motion Tennis Cast lets you be a tennis pro (virtually)

If you're a frustrated tennis player or even just a casual one, the mobile tennis games you've been playing haven't really hit the mark. But a new game available for Android devices just might do the trick because it allows you to actually do the motions you would normally do in real tennis play and it will even tell you if your motions have helped you lose a little weight.

Play games, display scrolling message on HTC Dot View update

Ahead of the release of their new flagship, the HTC One M9, the OEM has updated their Dot View app to bring even more fun to your smartphone, all without opening the case. Owners of the current flagship, the HTC One M8 can also join in the dotted fun. The update gives you scrolling messages, games, and other goodies and surprises.

Tinkerplay allows you to create 3D printed toys, action figures

You remember the days when you had to wait until you’ve saved enough cash just to buy that G.I. Joe action figure you’ve been looking at the whole summer? I know I remember. Well, there might just be only a few ways that today’s time is better for kids than our time before, but the new Tinkerplay app will surely classified as one of those “better” things.

LED Music Effect app gives you shiny lights

A new app update has turned up on Google Play that gives you something shiny to look at while you play your favorite music. The app is called LED Music Effect and requires root access to work. The app creates blinking LED lights with three colors while your music plays.

Cyanogen OS12 to have App Themer, paid themes

Cyanogen OS12 hasn't arrived yet for the OnePlus One devices (and any other smartphones/tablets that will be carrying it) but it doesn't mean we can't have a preview of what to expect from it. Customization seems to be playing a big part in this updated OS, and this time around, they're giving us a peek at something called an App Themer which should make people who love changing themes on their devices a lot really happy.

Swipes now available to solve your productivity needs on Android

Productivity apps are a dime a dozen in this day and age where our smartphones also function as our personal digital assistant (remember the good ole days of the PDA? No?). Trying to choose which one best suits your needs or preferences is tricky. If you are used to using Inbox by Gmail by now and if you rely on Evernote, this new app available on Android may be something you can consider.