Trustlook Antivirus and Security review. As smartphones continue to grow into the world’s leading computing platform, online security and malware on Android have become issues some users are forced to face. If you’re looking for a complete solution to managing your device, your privacy and your online security, look no further than Trustlook Antivirus and Security. Certified by AV-Test.org, Trustlook is much more than a simple antivirus scanner. It’s an entire suite of services aimed at keeping your device secure. When you first start Trustlook you’ll be asked to sign up for an account with your email, Facebook or Google account.
You can use the app without doing this, but there are some key features that you will want an account for in the long run. The first thing you will probably do, as it’s the most prominently featured action, is scan your device. Other features in the Trustlook app include an SD card scanner, a task manager, a news center for information on the latest security concerns, and a web security hub. BitTorrent Bleep is a P2P messenger that provides end-to-end encryption | Android Central. BitTorrent is looking to make communications more secure with the launch of a new P2P service called Bleep. The service launched earlier this year in pre-alpha form for Windows users, and now BitTorrent is expanding the alpha program to Android users. Using Bleep, you can make calls and send texts to any online contacts, with the service providing end-to-end encryption. All data sent or received using the service is locally stored on your device, giving you full control over your communications.
You can easily import your Google contacts, and invite others to the service via email, SMS, QR code, or a public key. When you first install the client, the P2P engine creates a unique private key that you can use across all your devices. As is the case with any alpha build, Bleep on Android comes with a few issues that are yet to be fixed, and as such BitTorrent suggests that users limit the app to Wi-Fi only for the time being to prevent high data usage. Interested? Source: BitTorrent. Cosmos for Android lets you browse the web without an internet connection. Here in the US most of us are constantly bathing in glorious LTE, or at the very least, 3G data connections. That’s not the case everywhere on the globe. S what do people do in those areas when they want to browse the web? Right now there isn’t much they can do, but an upcoming Android app aims to fix that. Cosmos Browser is a project that will allow users to browse the web via SMS text messages.
That sounds pretty crazy, but it’s actually very feasible. Here’s how it works: you go to a web page which sends a SMS request to the Cosmos backend. As crazy as this sounds it has actually already been done. [via Engadget] Continue reading: 15 best camera Apps for Android. Accompli arrives for Android: intelligent email wrapped in calendar and cloud storage. Accompli, the intelligent email, calendar and cloud storage sharing app has earned accolades on iOS for the few months it's been available at the App Store, and is now arriving with a brand spanking new Android version. What Accompli tries to accomplish is climb your most important emails at the top of the inbox, pushing the fluff down. The app employs an algorithm that prioritizes your email based on the ammount of communication with that person or entity.
Since it also folds in a calendar function, and a cloud storage management service for Dropbox, Google Drive, and OneDrive, Acompli can also show you all the related emails, meetings and shared files with your most popular contacts at one central place, so you can manage the relationships better and faster. Due to the cloud storage services integration with the email client itself, you can share and send huge files without even downloading them first.
How to upload your own file to Google Play Books | Android Central. One feature I'm discovering on Google Play Books that I really enjoy is that I get to upload my own files, which I can then read within the Google Play Books app. Just keep in mind that the files should be of the PDF and/or EPUB varieties. The files you upload should also be DRM-free. DRMs are things that allow sellers to control what you do with their product to some extent. You can get DRM-free files from different sources, like Project Gutenberg. Google Play Books actually makes a pretty decent eReader. Let's talk about how to get these files uploaded. Enable book uploads on the app PDF and EPUB files can be uploaded from the app and from its desktop counterpart. Before I could upload The Giver via the app, I had to go in and manually enable file uploads.
When you open up the app, hit those three lines next to the book in the upper left-hand corner of the screen to bring up the "hamburger menu. " In the settings menu, you'll see several different options. Uploading books using the app. Androidcentral. Androidcentral. Introducing TapPath for Android. Sony released Exclusive Underwater Apps for Xperia Smartphones [Video] Sony Mobile released 6 Apps that showcase the water resistance of its flagship Xperia smartphones.
Sony Underwater Apps is currently Available in the United States for Xperia Z1s and Xperia Z2 via Google Play Store Here. The apps, which look undeniably fun and goofy, utilize a great deal of clever engineering to work. The end result is an Xperia device that detects and changes behavior when submerged under water. The abovementioned feat is achieved via a detector, which generates a test tone with frequency beyond that of the human ear.
The device uses its dual-microphones to record sounds that are subsequently processed. The resulting spectrograms contain data that helps the device detect if it is in the air or under water. Watch Sony As [Video] File Expert HD Android App Review. Web PC Suite (Android App Review) Android keyboard app shoot-out - Fleksy, Minuum, Swiftkey, and Swype battle for glory. Installing a custom keyboard app is a coming-of-age ritual for every Android user who's tired of functional, but limited stock keyboards. With the Google Play store becoming home to an ever increasing number of third-party keyboards, and iOS 8 strapping up to get them very soon, we felt it's time to hold a bloody, dusty spaghetti western shoot-out between the four most popular keyboards in the Android community. We're talking about Minuum, Fleksy, Swiftkey, and Swype - keyboards that represent the past, present, and future of touch-screen typing.
We will do a quick check-up of each contestant from four angles - look and feel (how nice they look and behave), control efficiency (how efficient we felt their input methods are), typing efficiency (how well they perform in actual typing, and misc features (what else they offer besides, you know, keyboard-ing). Then we'll hand them the guns, throw them in the arena, and award the last keyboard standing in each category.
Let the games begin! 1. Say hello to messages on Pinterest. Sponsored App Review: Fleksy Keyboard. Description: Fleksy keyboard is a replacement keyboard that allows for better, faster, and more accurate typing. With Fleksy the keys are a bit larger but without enlarging the size of the keyboard which helps with the ability to type faster as the keys are easier to hit more accurately, and even when you mess up Fleksy’s amazing auto correct can fix those keyboard fumbles. Fleksy supports emoji’s with over 700 of them in the palm of your hand, and there’s even some personalization capabilities built in so you can customize things with the keyboard to suit your personality or tastes, and you have the option to add in cloud personalization from your social feeds as well as gmail and sms, making Fleksy more accurate than before.
How It Works: The first thing you’ll need to do is head on over to the Play Store and download Fleksy Keyboard. From there you can head to your Language and Input settings and initiate Fleksy as your default keyboard of choice. Ratings Pros Cons. Commandr for Google Now. 10 best music player apps for Android. Music is what feelings sound like and because music inspires so many people, it’s important to get a music player that works well for you. There are hundreds out there and finding the best ones can be like finding a needle in a haystack. Here are the ten best music player apps for Android. If you’re looking for apps that stream music like Spotify or Pandora, check out our music streaming app comparison! DoubleTwist Music Player [Price: Free with in app purchases] Solid is as solid goes. A capable music player with an up-to-date design.Core app is free (no trial) with premium features being unlocked via in-app purchases.Magic Radio is a subscription music radio service that isn't bad.You can get an optional alarm clock app that integrates directly with doubleTwist.If you subscribe to Magic Radio, you'll also unlock the premium version of the app.
Some (not all) of the in app purchases really should've been just included in the core app.Users have been posting some weird bugs. [Price: Free] Yahoo Aviate review. Aviate is a popular launcher acquired by Yahoo earlier in its development, and through a short closed beta, it's become a very mature option for those looking for a polished overall Android experience. The main gist of it is that Aviate builds collections of your apps based on different types of activities. You can, of course, tweak those collections manually as well, and Aviate can offer suggestions to fill in collections (though this is really just a form of advertising rather than intelligent suggestions). Aviate figures out where you are and what time of day it is, and serves up relevant collections in custom-built interfaces called Spaces so you can better handle those activities.
For example, if you plug in your headphones, it offers you quick access to media controls and your favorite music apps. Hit the road, and you'll be offered shortcuts to navigation home and to the office. It's a great idea on paper, but let's see how it pans out. Good Slick UIStrong concept Bad Bottom Line. 5 reasons you should really give Minuum a try. When I first saw the Minuum campaign on Indiegogo, I was sold. I’ve said for years that the way we type on smartphones doesn’t make sense. Gesture (or trace) typing is a logical step forward, as was predictive and context-aware input. But that doesn’t answer why we’re still using the same keyboard layout which works best for 10-finger typing. Why do our smartphones use the same keyboard layout that was designed over a century ago to prevent typewriters from jamming?
Why do we need a keyboard that takes up nearly half of the display when you’re typing? Those were the exact questions the brains behind Minuum were asking. Rather than reinventing the wheel, though, they decided to use a layout most of us are already familiar with and dumbing it down for smartphones and … oversized digits. Still, when I tell people my Android keyboard of choice is Minuum, people look at me like I just shot them in the foot.
Frankly, I don’t get it. It’s familiar Minuum is different. Integrated features. How to send and receive money with Google Wallet. Google Wallet does plenty of things, including letting you make mobile payments at some of your favorite stores and hold all of your loyalty cards, but one of its huge values is as a person-to-person money transfer service. It's one of the lesser-known features of Google Wallet, but it actually works really well for transferring money — from small to very large amounts — to a friend or family member with nothing more than the Google Wallet app and an email address. Whether you're asking a friend to send you a few bucks for that time you picked up the tab at a restaurant, or you need to send a few hundred dollars to your brother to buy some concert tickets, Google Wallet has you covered.
Read along and see how quick and easy it can be to manage money transfers in the Google Wallet app. Send and receive money Select the appropriate person, and you'll be taken to the second step. To request money, the process is even simpler. Choosing your payment method. Como App Maker - Create Android and iPhone Mobile App.
No Internet? No problem: This app lets you send chats offline across iOS & Android | VentureBeat | Mobile | by Kia Kokalitcheva. How can you leverage mobile to increase profitability for your company? Find out at MobileBeat, VentureBeat's 7th annual event on the future of mobile, on July 8-9 in San Francisco.
Register now and save $200! Open Garden’s FireChat app made it possible for iPhone users to message each other, when nearby, without a cellular connection or Wi-Fi. Now, the app works with Android, too. The new cross-platform chatting, available as of today, comes with the latest release of the app, called FireChat <3 (“FireChat love”). FireChat uses a technology called “mesh networking,” an approach that creates peer-to-peer communication between devices instead of connecting through Wi-Fi or an Internet data plan.
“The ability to use two transport layers is just more reliable,” Open Garden chief marketing officer Christophe Daligault told VentureBeat about doubling up on Bluetooth and peer-to-peer Wi-Fi. Making the app cross-platform “was a tough nut to crack,” said Daligault. Powered by VBProfiles. Aviate Beta. How to hide WhatsApp photos from gallery. Let's face it, we all get the occasional picture in WhatsApp that we don't particularly want showing up in our photo gallery. Especially if you have the kind of friends that borrow your phone to look at a picture and then start wildly swiping around like it's the most acceptable thing in the world. Today we'll show you how to quickly and easily remove your WhatsApp pictures from your gallery app.
First up, you'll need a simple file manager app like ES File Explorer, Total Commander or Astro. I'll assume you already have some images in your WhatsApp folder, but you can do this process anytime you like for existing and future images and it's a breeze to undo too. You don't need root access or anything fancy like that either. 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. Have you ever had someone spot an embarrassing photo on your phone? Path is back with a new messaging app that can talk to people and places. Dave Morin is ready to start talking about Path again.
After a year of keeping quiet and releasing hardly any product updates, Morin is today unveiling the future of the company: a messaging app, an acquisition, and a social network where you can add as many friends as you want. He’s also breaking out numbers about Path usage for the first time in months. The app now has 4 million daily users, Morin says, up from 1.5 million at the beginning of 2014, and handles 10 times more traffic than it did a year ago.
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