The competition among the various free messaging apps like Viber, Hangouts, WeChat, etc, is surely heating up, as more and more features are added for every update. Line is not far behind as they've officially launched Line TV, a video service that is available within the messaging app itself. Featuring various music videos, dramas and TV shows, it functions more like YouTube's video channels, rather than a video streaming service that will challenge the likes of Netflix, Huli, Amazon and the likes.
Some mobile users are very particular when it comes to their devices' wallpapers. While there are a lot of pictures on your album or you can just search Google images to put something on your homescreen, there are apps out there that can give you better options. If you're a Google fan, then nowPaper is a good app to have, and their latest update brings you better saving options and adds a new location.
Virtual keyboards have become not just an alternative, but sometimes a necessity for people who are not satisfied with just the default keyboard of their devices. One of the standouts among the available apps in the market is Swype, and their latest update brings even more to the plate. They've added support for several new languages, a floating keyboard, and most exciting of all (well, for those who are crazy about them) is emoji support.
There's still a few months away before season 5 of the hugely popular Game of Thrones starts on HBO, but until then, you can amuse yourself by either re-watching all episodes of Seasons 1-4. But you've probably done that already, if you're a huge fan of the series. So wouldn't you like to explore a new story and even play a role in it? The Game of Thrones Android game provides you with that opportunity, and now Episode 2 is available for purchase.
While other flagship devices have been enjoying their updated devices running on Android 5.0 Lollipop, some still have not benefited from Google's gradual roll-out of their latest major update. Owners of Sony's Xperia Z2 and Z3 are among those who are waiting, but it looks like the wait is almost over, as Sony is expected to bring the Lollipop magic sometime this month, at least for its flagship device, and maybe the older one as well. Well, that is, if you're living in Australia.
Whether we like it or not, the mobile workplace has been in full effect for some years now, letting us work from wherever we are. Apps and productivity suites are trying to make our lives easier (or harder, depending on how you feel about always being in work mode). Yammer, the enterprise social networking service from Microsoft, has added more functionalities in their latest update, further integrating Android Wear into its whole gamut of services.
If you use the app Action Launcher, you will be glad to hear that the app has been updated. The update will bring it to version 3.2 and that update is rolling out now. There are a number of changes in the latest version including new icon scaling.
If you use Talon for Twitter Plus more than the micro-blogging giant's native app, then you'll be more than happy with this latest major update, which is actually their first since they launched last October. This new version brings new features that you can't find on the main app itself, like muffling some accounts you follow, and a streamlined Activity page that features all your account's activities that the app can gather from Twitter.