Periscope has announced an update to their app on both iOS and Android that adds the ability to broadcast in landscape mode, a welcome addition for those annoyed by vertical videos. According to Periscope, viewers can continue to watch broadcasts while holding their device in a portrait orientation as the app will adjust to maintain the broadcaster’s orientation. Read more
Spotify has finally answered the pleas of its users to add landscape support to its hugely popular Android application. Starting today, the company will begin a staged rollout of the update, so you’ll have to keep checking to see if you got the update. This is a great addition to the app as they now face increased competition from Play Music All Access. Check out the link to the Play Store after the break. Read more
As one who is always on the lookout for the next awesome Live Wallpaper, it was clear that Starlight Live Wallpaper for Android was the next wallpaper to hit my device. Offering wispy clouds that drift across a soft purple’ish start lit landscape, you’re bound to be thrusted into a serene mood regardless of what kind of day you’re having.
Hand-painted starlight vista by Anne Paetzke. Wispy clouds drift dreamily across a distant landscape while the silver moon glows in the twilight.
Check out the video below from the developer and see Starlight Live Wallpaper in action. Don’t forget to let us know what you think of it in the comments below. There is a free version and a full version for 99¢ which offers a multiple of options when it comes to customizing this landscape. Read more
Ever wish you had a stand for your mobile device while at work, so you could easily review and see messages without having to dig your smartphone out of your pocket? Wish you could stream and watch a movie while multi-tasking on your laptop? If so, this product may be of use to you. It’s called the Smartphone Coaster, made by NewPCGadgets.
This device will hold almost any smartphone easily, either landscaped or portrait viewing. Made from stainless steel, this stand is easy to clean, stylish, light-weight and stackable.