Manual exposure controls have made their way into Motorola Camera in the latest update, giving you more control of the photos you are taking.
Motorola has pushed out an update to its Motorola Camera app that brings along manual exposure controls, letting users make the subject brighter or darker before taking the picture.
Users of Facebook Messenger should now be able to engage in a video call with every other user of the popular messaging app worldwide, with a few exceptions.
A few weeks ago, Facebook added a video calling feature to its Facebook Messenger app for people in the US and 17 other countries. The feature has been expanded and can now be used by people in nearly every other country.
In case you missed it, MixRadio has just been officially released for Android and iOS. It goes further with some HTC devices.
HTC and MixRadio has announced a co-marketing partnership that lets users insert MixRadio playlists into HTC's BlinkFeed. Want to see it in action? Check out our hands-on video using the HTC One M9.
According to a new report, Google may be getting close to taking the wraps off their new photo sharing service.
The unveiling could come at Google I/O, the companies upcoming developer conference which kicks off on May 28. It is no surprise that Google is working to spin photos out of Google+ and into its own app, this has been rumored since last year.
With the latest update to Google Maps on your phone, Android Wear gains some mapping functionality.
After updating to Google Maps version 9.9 on your phone — which brings a neat new transparent status bar and some navigation features — you may notice that there's an actual Google Maps app on your connected Android Wear watch as well. The launcher icon for Maps showed up on our LG Watch Urbane...
Settle into your favorite shows with these podcast apps for the Samsung Galaxy S6.
We're going to help you find the best way to line up podcasts on the Samsung Galaxy S6, clear out the old ones, and keep them coming in the future. Without a native podcatching app, there are plenty of fantastic developers that have stepped up to the plate to get you your shows.
Of course we don't have to...
Layout, an app for Instagram that makes it easy to build an image collage, is coming today to Android.
First launched for iPhone back in March, Layout is a relatively straightforward app: select the images you want to include, pick a grid, make a few tweaks, and then save it and sent it out to Instagram or the social service of your choice.
Popular streaming music service, MixRadio, has today announced its official arrival on Android at an event in New York City.
The expansion away from Windows Phone comes as MixRadio recently left Microsoft ownership and was acquired by LINE, perhaps best known for its cross-platform messaging app. And for HTC owners there's an added bonus, too.
Microsoft now has preview versions of its Word, Excel and PowerPoint Office apps available for testing on Android smartphones.
After launching its Word, Excel and PowerPoint Office apps for Android tablets back in January, Microsoft is now allowing Android smartphone owners to test preview versions of those same apps.
The Samsung Flow Beta has landed in Google Play, letting you move your work between compatible Samsung devices while on the go.
Samsung first introduced Flow back at its Samsung Developer Conference 2014, and the app has now made its way to Google Play in beta form. What Flow does is allow users to move content between Samsung devices, so they can complete the work on the best fit device.
Get any song, any time with these streaming music apps for your Samsung Galaxy S6.
Streaming services are a great way to enjoy music on your Samsung Galaxy S6. You don't have to deal with managing your local storage, or figure out which songs you're going to download; everything is available wherever you go. On the downside, you'll have to take a hit to battery life while listening, and deal...
Google has changed the default font in the Play Books app to Literata, which they believe will offer a better reading experience.
Literata is the name of the new font choice found in Google Play Books, and the change comes from Google in an effort to bring a better reading experience to all devices. Information about the new font is rather limited, as Google's announcement came in the form of...
Posted by Jerry Hildenbrand on 17 May 2015 3:59 pm
Our weekly app picks
It's Appday Sunday and that means we're back with more of our favorites to share. Every week we bring a handful of great apps to the table and share them with everyone. Sometimes they are new apps, sometimes old standards, but every time they are apps we love to use.
Give these a look and then take a minute to tell us all about the apps you are using and love so we can...
You may think that you can only get apps from one place, but unlike Apple, Android apps can come from more than one official store.
While Google Play ships on most Android devices and is the one that most users will default to, let us not forget that there are other Android app stores out there, including the big and sometimes confusing Amazon Appstore. This is the app store that Kindle users...
Developer Six to Start has made the decision to relaunch its fitness app Zombies, Run as a free-to-play game with a number of new features and improvements.
Zombies, Run was first launched in 2012 as a paid app, which gave players a way to run with their smartphones in the real world while being chased by virtual members of the undead. This week, the game's developer Six to Start has...
Even more great high-end content is arriving on Chromecast.
Building on the announcement of Chromecast support by CBS today, Google has announced that another round of big name media apps are adding support for the video playback system.
There are plenty of great text messaging apps to choose from, and these are some of our favorites.
Text messaging is a big part of phone use for many people, and while the Samsung Galaxy S6 comes native messaging client, it doesn't quite fit the bill for some users. Thankfully we have the option to use one of many third-party SMS clients — some of which are minimal messaging apps, and others...
Samsung Wallet will no longer be available for users beginning on June 30.
Samsung has sent out an email notification that lets users know that the service will no longer be available as of June 30. Back in February, Samsung acquired mobile payments company LoopPay, and we have already seen the company bake Samsung Pay into the Galaxy S6, so this move is not a huge surprise.
Rdio has added a new tier to their streaming plans, Rdio Select, which gives you ad-free music with unlimited skips on your mobile device, along with 25 song downloads per day.
If you stream music from your mobile device, and want to avoid listening to ads without spending $10 a month, Rdio's new plan may be the one for your. Rdio Select is the companies latest tier to their streaming plans,...