Category: Android

New Google Play Icons

Google Unveils New Icons for the Google Play Family of Apps

Google has just announced these new icons for their Google Play family of apps. The new flat icons are a refreshing change and look really elegant compared to their previous versions. They feel a lot more colorful, visually appealing and, in a way, nicer than before. The change was announced by Jonathan Chung, Visual Design Lead, Google Play on the official Android blog. Since...

Orph

Orph is an Addictive Puzzle Game

I consider myself a casual gamer. I’ve mentioned in the past that I love to find games that I can pick up and start playing anytime and anywhere, without needing to focus for longer periods. So when I came across Orph this past week, I was naturally hooked. Orph is a puzzle game for iPhone, iPad and Android devices that offers a surreal experience...

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iA Writer 3.0

iA Writer has long been one of the best writing apps available out there. Ever since its debut 5 years ago, this minimal and distraction-free writing app has garnered quite a loyal audience. In December of 2013, Information Architects released Writer Pro a completely new and separate app that promised power-packed features in the same elegant UX of the original iA Writer. Yesterday, the...

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...