Android Apps

Google Maps Indoor? Check.

Google’s Maps team has made fantastic advances in surveying and mapping seemingly every square inch of navigable ground on the planet. But for mobile users, those maps have always stopped just short of indoor spaces — until now. Google Maps 6.0 for Android launched Tuesday with a bold initiative: indoor mapping. Partnering at launch with a selection of businesses and public service structures, the new ...

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7 shopping apps to save time, money, and score the perfect gift

It’s December and you need to buy presents, and fast. To help you in your increasingly frantic search for material happiness, we’ve rounded up some of our favorite apps to help you find the best gifts, save money, and save time. If you’ve waited this long, you’re already pushing it to the limit and risking a Jingle All the Way scenario. That’s ...

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Facebook Introduces New Photo Sync Feature to iOS and Android

A new feature has been added to Facebook’s mobile app (for Android and iOS) that’s essentially designed to act as a storage locker for photos. Those who opt into the new Photo Sync ability will have the option to automatically upload photos — up to 2GB — that are private by default in a “Synced From Phone” album. Users can ...

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App: UnlockRoot

UnlockRoot is a well-known name in the Android rooting community. But is UnlockRoot as powerful as it claims to be? Will it actually root your phone or will it turn it into a brick? UnlockRoot promises to unlock 250 different Android devices from just about every manufacturer. And unlike most other rooting apps (with the exception of One Click Root), ...

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