Category: Android

Facebook Gets Updated To Version 1.9.8 For Android

Facebook’s official App for Android got a nice update today. This updated version Facebook App brings with it just a few changes.
Facebook Gets Updated
Facebook’s update V1.9.8 App includes a new event creation interface that allows users schedule events of all types in a snap, choosing locations, times, and privacy settings all from one screen.

Another included is function is “new upload flow” for sharing photos with the new update, Facebook’s “photo” action (when you check in or simply choose to upload a photo from the main screen) will dump you into a list of all the photos on your device, allowing you to tap as many as you like for upload at once.

Moreover, the new update brings the ability to add photos and emoji to messages – a feature that, while not super practical, is convenient to have.

Facebook Version 1.9.8 newer features :

  • Easily create events
  • Share photos faster with a new upload flow
  • Add photos and emoji to messages

You can download Facebook Updated Version 1.9.8 for Android from the Google Play Store for free.

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Control ME Android App Controls Your Phone Remotely with Just An SMS

MoMagic Technologies has launched Control ME – an Android application that  allows users to control their mobile phones remotely through any other mobile phone by just sending an SMS.
Control ME
Do as you please. Reject calls on it, Delete data, Track it’s location, Fetch important contacts and much much more.  No one gives you more control of your Android than “Control ME”.  Control ME App does not require GPRS/ Wi-Fi to run it.

Control ME Android App Features :

  • Remote Profile Changer – Change profile as desired in your misplaced phone by sending an SMS
  • Remote Call Divert – Divert calls to any number from your misplaced phone by sending an SMS
  • Remote Contact Fetcher – Fetch any contact details from your misplaced phone by sending an SMS
  • Remote Call Rejection – Reject calls and send an Auto SMS as well to caller from your misplaced phone by sending an SMS
  • Remote Data Deletion – Delete any type or all of your data from your misplaced phone by sending an SMS
  • Remote Phone Lock – Lock your phone by sending an SMS
  • Mobile Tracker – Track your phone.

You can  download  ’Control ME’ fromGoogle Play store for free

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Android 4.1 Jelly Bean Source Code Released

Google developers have finally declared the source code of the latest version of Android 4.1 (Android Jelly Bean).
Android 4.1 Jelly Bean
Jean-Baptiste M. “JBQ” Queru, Technical Lead, Android Open Source Project, Google said in a note,

We’re releasing Android 4.1 in AOSP today. The name of the tagged release is android-4.1.1_r1. The name of the development branch is jb-dev. We recommend that you create new clients, even if you’re working in the master branch. It’ll make your clients smaller and faster to sync. Proprietary binaries are available for Nexus 7 and Galaxy Nexus. Nexus S and Xoom will follow.


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Micromax A45 Superfone Punk Features, Specs And Price

Micromax has released the upcoming availability of Superfone A45 Punk Android smartphone. Micromax A45 Superfone Punk is a Music Phone in the Superfone range. It has 3.5″ (480 x 320 Pixels) capacitive touch screen display.

Micromax A45 Punk is equipped with a low-performance 650 MHz single-core processor and a 1300 mAh Li-Ion battery that would give up to 4.5 hours of talk time.

Micromax A45 Superfone Punk comes pre-loaded with the Micromax AISHA – a voice based assistant. This phone will run on Android 2.3 (Gingerbread). It is a music mobile and a stylish headphone with good sound quality comes bundled with it.

Micromax A45 Superfone Punk features :

  • Single SIM GSM
  • Android OS
  • Large capacitive multi-touch display
  • Micromax AISHA
  • Wireless LAN
  • No 3G
  • HD Surround Sound , Bundled headphones

Micromax A45 Superfone Punk specifications :

  • 3.5″ (480 x 320 Pixels)  Capacitive touch screen display
  • 650 MHz processor
  • Android 2.3.6 (Gingerbread)
  • 2.0 MP camera
  • 32GB expandable memory with MicroSD
  • 2G, Bluetooth 2.0, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g, GPS, Micro USB
  • 3.5mm audio jack, FM Radio
  • 1300 mAh battery

According to Micromax company in a press release, “The device offers a new way to explore, discover and enjoy music and thus revamp their entire music listening experience through excellent quality and funky looking headphones provided along with the device”.

Superfone A45 Punk comes with pre-loaded apps such as Facebook, Mstore, Mibuddy, What’s app etc. and would come with ringtone of the hit single – We found love from Rihanna’s latest album, Talk that Talk.

According to news, Micromax A45 Superfone Punk is available in two colours – white and black, at an attractive price of Rs. 5,499. This model will be available across all leading retail outlets in India.

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Get Holo Interface And Esperanto Support In Updated Google Translate For Android

All we know about Android useful app Google Translate. Now this Google Translate has been updated to version 2.4. This update brings new simplified Holo UI that offers drop down menus and the an action bar.

With the help of Google Translate app you can translate text between more than 64 languages with new Esperanto translation and speech to text in 17 languages.

With Google Translate you can :

  • Translate text between 64 languages
  • Translate by speaking the text instead of typing it (17 languages)
  • Listen to your translations spoken aloud (40 languages)
  • Communicate with another person using speech-to-speech translation in Conversation Mode (ALPHA, 14 languages)
  • Display translations in full screen mode to make it easier for others nearby to read
  • Star your favorite translations for quick access even when you’re offline
  • Access your translation history even when you’re offline
  • Spell out the translation of non-Latin script languages (e.g. Chinese, Japanese, etc..) in Latin characters to read it phonetically (e.g. Pinyin, Romaji)
  • View additional dictionary results for single words or short phrases
  • Push the handwriting button and simply write what you want to translate

Translations between the following languages are supported:

Afrikaans, Albanian, Arabic, Armenian, Azerbaijani, Basque, Belarusian, Bengali, Bulgarian, Catalan, Chinese (Simplified), Chinese (Traditional), Croatian, Czech, Danish, Dutch, English, Esperanto, Estonian, Filipino, Finnish, French, Galician, Georgian, German, Greek, Gujarati, Haitian Creole, Hebrew, Hindi, Hungarian, Icelandic, Indonesian, Irish, Italian, Japanese, Kannada, Korean, Latin, Latvian, Lithuanian, Macedonian, Malay, Maltese, Norwegian, Persian, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Russian, Serbian, Slovak, Slovenian, Spanish, Swahili, Swedish, Tamil, Telugu, Thai, Turkish, Ukrainian, Urdu, Vietnamese, Welsh, Yiddish.

Android user can download Google Translate from the Google Play Store for free.

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Flipboard Released Beta Version For Android

Flipboard Beta version of their Android App has been finally launched by Flipboard. Flipboard made it’s debut in Android with Samsung Galaxy S III, then it has finally been released to all Android phones. The app is in beta stage so you may expect some bugs in it.

Flipboard for iPhone was launched at the end of last year that recently got updated to v1.9 with audio support.

With Flipboard Beta, user can add different news sources category like News, Business, Entertainment, Technology and Science etc.

User can add add his/her personal networks like Instagram, Google Reader, Flickr, Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Tumblr and 500px too. Besides this there is no SoundCloud support till.

If you’re interested in Flipboard Beta, sign up to get the Android beta download link through mail on the Flipboard site, however better option to download Flipboard Beta is here hit the download link given below to get it directly if you don’t want to wait. If you have installed the leaked apk, remove it before installing this version.

Download Flipboard Beta

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