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Handheld Hero Android Gamer Bundle Brings 7 Great Games at a Price of Your Choice

Everybody loves a sale. Its even better if it’s an Android gaming bundle put together for a price that you get to decide. Humble Mobile Bundle has been promoting games, game developers and charities with this concept with great success and we’ve seen others like ikoid come out with their own bundles too in recent times. If you love such types of Android game bundles, here’s another one you might want to check out. Its called Handheld Hero Android Gamer Bundle and it offers 7 Shooter, Puzzle, Tower Defense & Indie Games for a Name Your Own Price offer. Handheld Hero Android Gamer Bundle The Handheld Hero Android Gamer Bundle features $16 worth of games from Bad Hotel, Zombie Gunship, Waking Mars, and Rebuild to Syder Arcade HD, Incredipede, and Savant-Ascent. You can pay what you want for Incredipede and Syder Arcade HD, but if you pay more than the…

Pebble vs. Android Wear A Comparative Look

Tech wearables are the next big thing for tech enthusiasts as we see more and more wearable devices being launched in recent times. Android Wear grabbed a lot of attention when it was launched at Google I/O earlier this year, but there have also been other smartwatches around including the highly popular Pebble. In this post, we take a comparative look at Pebble and Android Wear and how these two products measure up in terms of their design elements and how they work. Pebble vs. Android Wear : The Look I doubt anybody in the world is prepared to wear a tech device that looks geeky or plain dull. Today, with so much importance being placed on looks, its only natural that smartwatches should meet that standard. The Pebble, which looked plasticy when it originally launched has come a long way with a heavier Steel version, but if you’re game…

How to Access PC Remotely from Your Android

When you’re on the go, its easy to access cloud applications such as Dropbox and One Drive, where you most likely have all your important files and data stored. But there may be times when you need to access your desktop as well. In such cases, a handy extension called Chrome Remote Desktop makes it possible. You need to have the extension installed on all the PCs that you want to access remotely and once that’s done, the rest of the setup is easy. You can access from one PC to another too, but in this article, I’ll show you how to access PC remotely from your Android. RELATED READING: Connect PC to iPhone Using Chrome Remote Desktop Access PC Remotely Using Chrome Remote Desktop 1. Open up your Chrome browser and download the Chrome Remote Desktop extension. 2. Once the extension is installed, the Apps page will be displayed.…

Over Android App Lets You Add Text and Artwork to Your Photos

Snapping a photo on your smartphone is an irresistible activity and sharing it with the world even more enticing. With that also comes the craze to download photo editing apps to ensure that your photos stand out from the rest. Its not just a leisure time activity anymore; its serious business. There are a lot of apps promising to add ghostly apparitions or a retro look to your captures, but what if you simply wanted to add a witty one liner or something sweet to express your captures? There’s an easy does it app on Android and its well worth getting, at least going by the positive reviews it has received on the iOS platform. The app is simply called Over and it’s a cool photo editor that adds text or artwork to your images. Over Android App Features The Over Android app comes with custom made fonts and stunning artwork from real artists. You…

Want an Android Laptop? Here is the HP SlateBook 14

When HP customers want something and tell the company about it, it seems they get what they want. For instance, HP customers have been telling the company that they were interested in an Android laptop and voila! they get the all new HP SlateBook 14. The laptop was announced in June and the company has started shipping the devices now at $429.99 Features of HP SlateBook 14 The HP SlateBook 14 is a youthful looking device with a flawless aluminum interior and a lively band of yellow coating its exterior. Its innovative design ensures that the device runs quietly with no unsightly vents or fans to disturb you while you’re working, playing a game, or watching a movie. The SlateBook 14 runs on Android 4.3 Jelly Bean operating system. It supports all the mobile apps that you’ve come to enjoy on your smartphone and tablets, which means you’ll get to…

Sync Notes for Android Lets You Create Notes and Save Them to Cloud

Android has a fine collection of note taking apps in its Play Store. Google Keep is certainly one of the handy ones that come to mind. It is an intuitive app that can sync your notes to your Google account. Evernote is even better but it may not be to everyone’s liking with its endless options. For anyone who just wants to take quick notes and sync them to the cloud, particularly Dropbox and Google Drive, there is another handy app called Sync Notes. We take this Android note taking app for a spin. Sync Notes for Android Review Sync Notes from Manthena Murali isn’t a very polished looking app. In fact the homepage is pretty bare boned, until you start adding some notes into it. To start with the note taking process, just hit the + icon at the top of the screen. You can add a title, and put your…

10 Awesome Android Wear Apps for your Smartwatches

Its only been a month since Google launched Android Wear at its Developer Conference and there have already been a bunch of great apps that have been launched for the wearable devices. Whether you want to know when you have your next appointment or keep track of your fitness goals Android Wear apps will provide you with the information you need, when you need it. If you have an LG G Watch, a Moto 360, or Samsung Gear, here are ten of the most awesome Android Wear apps you’ll need to stock up on. Smarten Your Day with these Awesome Android Wear Apps Trello image credit If you’ve got a smartwear device, it simply means that you want to be more organized in your everyday activities. A great app to keep you on top of everything that’s packed in your day is Trello. Its basically a whiteboard where you can…

SpyWarn is an Anti-Spyware App for Android

With modern advances in communication technology, more and more people are discovering newer, faster and better methods of doing almost everything. Thieves, spies and spammers are no exemption. Modern technology has given them an avenue to get more information about potential targets. This is what SpyWarn has been built to fight. This anti-spyware app has been made to ensure that nobody gets remote access to your phone calls, text messages or anything else that’s stored in your phone without your permission. Does the app succeed at this? Let’s dive in to find out! SpyWarn App Review Basically, SpyWarn tries to see if any app on your phone is working with the ‘enemy’ by monitoring the way in which resources are being utilized. Although this is not done around the clock (it would really drain your battery), you have the option of doing a thorough analysis of the running apps on…

Enhance the Android User Interface with Solo Launcher

Anybody with an Android phone will agree with me that launchers go a long way in enhancing the user interface. Anybody with an Android phone who has used a number of launchers will also agree with me that there are launchers which are too complex to the extent of only adding problems to the phone and users. However, anybody with an Android phone who has found a well-designed launcher will agree with me that launchers can bring the needed makeover to a phone’s user interface. Where does Solo Launcher lie in these two categories of launchers? Read on to find out. Solo Launcher App Review Solo Launcher simply tries to add some spice to your phone’s user interface without making the process of using the phone too complex. It’s easy to use and very intuitive. It gives the user access to hundreds of wallpapers, themes and widgets. On top of…

How to Access Google Maps Offline on Android and iOS

Google Maps is a very handy application to have on your Android or iOS device, especially when you’re traveling to an unfamiliar location. However, there may be instances when you find that you have no signal in certain areas consequently cutting off your access to Google Maps as well. Luckily, you can save specific Google Maps offline, so that should you find yourself in such an unfortunate predicament, you’ll still be able to find your way around. In this tutorial, we’ll  show you how to access Google maps offline on Android or iOS device. How to Access Google Maps Offline Before we get started make sure that you have the most updated version of Google maps on your Android or iOS device. At the time of writing this post, Android was sporting the 8.1.1 version while iOS is carrying the 3.1.0 version. 1. Open up the Google Maps app on…

Handy Android Travel Apps You Need to Organize Your Holidays

Whether you’re a regular traveler or just someone who takes an occasional travel break from your daily routine, having an Android smartphone in your pocket during your travels comes in handy. The Google Play Store has a good collection of apps in this regard and we have chosen what we believe are some of the top travel apps for your Android. Top Android Travel Apps TripIt Travel Organizer This free app is simply one you cannot do without. It lets you keep all your travel related information in one place and organizes your travel itinerary right from your hotel booking to airline and car rentals and restaurant confirmations. TripIt accesses your Inbox to get all the relevant information related to your travel and collates it for your convenient use. You can edit your travel plans manually, access your itineraries on any device, even if you’re offline, get directions and weather…

Android L: Top Features You Can Expect in the Next Android OS

Google showed off the latest iteration of its mobile operating system, code named Android L its its Google I/O Keynote Conference 2014 on Wednesday, where it termed the latest OS to be its most ambitious Android release yet. A new UI design, a new runtime, enhanced notification capabilities and energy efficiency are some of the features in Android L that end users can expect to see. Top Features in Android L UI Overhaul with Material Design The Android L UI gets a complete overhaul from its predecessor, giving opportunity for users to get a consistent user experience no matter what type or size of Android device they use. It is based on Material Design, a visual, motion, and interaction design guide for developers to develop their apps for various platforms and devices. The Material Design features a new Material theme that provides a new style for your app, two new widgets for…

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