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What steps to take to keep you and your phone going strong
Batten down the batteries!

What steps to take to keep you and your phone going strong

Ara Wagoner 61

Severe weather takes many forms. Blizzards, hurricanes, tornadoes, even haboobs can turn a regular day into a disaster, and if you're not prepared, it can turn from disastrous to downright dangerous. While you're stocking up the liquor cabinet, boarding up the windows, and collecting the games/movies from around the house to keep any little ones happy and distracted, don't forget to...

Notification Weather Pro beta brings themes and an easy template for budding developers

Notification Weather Pro beta brings themes and an easy template for budding developers

Jerry Hildenbrand 14

Google Now styled theme for Notification Weather Pro beta Yesterday we unveiled a new feature here at AC, where we're going to have a look and test beta programs for some of the great apps Android developers are making. It's a curated list, which means only the best of the best will make the cut. The best part about having such a list is that developers will let us know when they have...

Google applies for patent to tie weather and location data to camera settings

Google applies for patent to tie weather and location data to camera settings

Jerry Hildenbrand 12

Could Google use your location data to make you a better photographer? This patent application shows someone in Mountain View thinks so. Google has filed for a patent that would adjust camera settings for optimal performance based on GPS coordinates and the current weather conditions.  Depending on where you are, and what the weather might be like if it's determined that you're outdoors...