NoRoot Firewall – Android app that blocks apps from phoning home without your permission

We all know that in the past, the only way to install a firewall on an Android phone was to “root” the device. This meant granting yourself root permissions. Most Android users for whatever reason haven’t “roote...
by Dave Thornton
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Motorola release Droid Zap to all Android users

The exclusive Motorola Droid Zap application is no more. it’s now available to all Android users on Google play. When Motorola originally released the app,  it greatly restricted the number of users who could zap photos to a...
by Dave Thornton
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Can’t get your hands on a Chromecast? Try Cheapcast app instead

It seems everyone wants a Chromecast and just about every tech site on the planet has gave them 5 star reviews and who can blame them as I’m dying to get one myself. So Chromecast is sold out at the minute everywhere you ...
by Ryan Oneill
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BBC Sport app finally available on Android

The BBC Sport app has been available on iOS for some time now so if you have used it you may not be excited about the Android version. For Android users unfamiliar then BBC’s Sport app features a large amount of the lates...
by Ryan Oneill
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Update – Is Back – Themer hauled off Google Play – Apple copyright claim

UPDATE: The ever popular Android app Themer has gone, disappeared. The app was officially pulled on February 2nd due to Apple raising a copyright infringement complaint regarding one of the themes available for the app called S...
by Dave Thornton
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Samsung release Milk Music streaming service for Galaxy devices

Samsung announced on Friday that it has officially entered the music streaming market with a brand new app on Google Play called Milk Music. Milk Music is a radio service will be exclusive to Galaxy devices. Samsung also have s...
by Dave Thornton
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Google play now refund apps and games within a 2 hour window

The return policy on digital content from Google Play now has a 2 hour window. This allows you to test the app and, if you’re not happy, get a full refund. The method is the same, open Google Play, navigate to the app and...
by Dave Thornton
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Google now allowing Play developers to respond to reviews

It looks like we will be getting responses to our comments and reviews from developers of our favourite apps and games. A post on Android Developers Blog today showed all developers can now respond to user reviews via the Googl...
by Ryan Oneill
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Microsoft OneDrive Android App Updates with new Camera Roll Backup Feature

Along with the announcement about new OneDrive branding going live, Microsoft also released an updated OneDrive app for Android devices. Put simply, Microsoft will maintain the 7 Gbytes of free storage that it offers users who ...
by Dave Thornton
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