Google Keep is one of the best note taking/checklist apps available on Android. What makes it even better is the fact that it comes directly from Google, who can add new features periodically. And the app has now been updated to version 3.1 with some new features in tow.
Samsung has just started pushing out the much-anticipated, eagerly-awaited Lollipop update to all unlocked models of the Note 4 located in Belgium. This 1.3GB upgrade transports the latest build of the Android operating system to the handset, together with a handful of bug fixes, stability improvements and speed optimizations.
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Developer Chris Lacy has announced the release of Action Launcher 3.3. This latest update adds a new open source API that developers can use to match theme colors to live wallpaper automatically. The color theme carries over to things like the search box.
Samsung is currently pushing out a relatively minor over-the-air stability update to all unlocked variants of the Galaxy S4 currently located Europe. Sadly, this upgrade doesn’t bring much in terms of added functionality, but it does include the latest builds of KNOX and Silent Mode, as well as a handful of ‘system stability improvements,’ all aimed at making a user’s experience better when using the handset.
Hit the break for the complete changelog.
After Google introduced the world to Chromecast and we witnessed the crush of interest in the simple device that makes streaming content so easy to view, others have been trying to replicate the same success. One of those in pursuit is Amazon, which released the Fire TV and Fire TV Stick devices. Amazon was hoping access to Amazon’s Prime video offerings, along with other features like voice search, would provide a compelling case for users to jump on board. Amazon has just announced some new features that will address some shortcomings that have vexed owners of Chromecast devices and perhaps help Fire TV and Fire TV Stick that much more competitive.
Yesterday, BlackBerry updated its official BBM (BlackBerry Messenger) application in the Play Store to bring support for “Protected” — a new ” enterprise-grade secure instant messaging service.”
So, what exactly is BBM Protected and how does it work?
Motorola has just announced that it’s now started internally testing an Android 5.1 Lollipop update for the Moto X (2014). The upgrade will begin rolling out to unlocked variants over the course of the next few weeks, but carrier-branded devices will have to wait a little longer.
Hit the break below to see what Motorola has included in the Android 5.1 update (version 23.1.38).
Google has today started pushing out an update to its Android Device Manager application. As far as functionality goes, in addition to the usual handful of bug fixes and stability improvements, this upgrade brings support for Android Wear.