Category: Android

Scanbot 4

Scanbot 4.0 Introduces Workflows, Quick Actions & Other Improvements

Scanbot is a beautifully crafted document scanning app available for iPhone, iPad and even Android. It is a feature-rich app that’s neatly packaged in a lovingly crafted and easy-to-use User Interface and is already very popular among consumers. Today, the team at doo has released Scanbot 4 — an evolutionary update that brings in some really nifty features to the app, making it a...

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Solid Explorer 2 for Android

With the advent of Material Design, a lot of my favourite Android apps got major updates while others have been put on ice. I had mentioned Clean FM in the second edition of The Platter over 2 years ago. Up until last month when Solid Explorer 2.0 released, Clean FM was the best looking file manager on Android. Solid Explorer 1.0 was one of...

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Phonograph is a Gorgeous Music Player for Android

Ever since Google announced Material Design with Android 5.0 Lollipop, we’ve seen a lot of 3rd party apps adopt those design guidelines for their User Interface. While some apps have transformed their old boring design into a somewhat refreshing new look, we’ve been especially happy looking at apps that have been built from the group up with Material Design in mind. Phonograph (previously called...

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Weather Timeline

We heard from a lot of our readers who asked about Android apps on Beautiful Pixels. No, we haven’t stopped writing about Android apps here, in fact we’ve been pretty excited about what designers do with Material Design and how they utilize Google’s new design philosophy in their apps. We’ve been playing with a few Android apps over the last few weeks and some...

Pocket Casts 5 for Android

Pocket Casts 5

Pocket Casts has long been one of the best podcast clients out there, for any platform. The talented artists at Shifty Jelly have been doing some remarkable work churning out fantastic updates to the app, making it our favorite podcast app for iOS, Android and even on the Web. Today, Shifty Jelly has released version 5 of the Android app, a major update that...