Android Apps

Review: Portal – HALO style floating app notifications

I guess if I have to choose, my favorite feature in any ROM has to be the HALO feature in Paranoid Android’s ROM. For those of you who don’t know, it’s the feature that gave birth to floating notifications on your screen that are able to notify you even while you are running various other apps. Ever since the good ...

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Wolfram Alpha releases a ton of new apps for Science Students

Now when it comes to raw mathematical power, many of us science geeks have to agree you just can’t beat the awesomeness that is Wolfram Mathematica. Of course, there are others who prefer Matlab over Mathematica but that is just due to the sheer vastness of the software. In any case, if you are a science major and/or taking any ...

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Facebook VIP app will only be for celebs

Are you a celeb who finds it hard to communicate on social media? Well Facebook is trying to help you with that with their alleged new Facebook VIP app which will only be for you. These filthy commoners are bad for you, you already share this planet with them, and you don’t have to use the same app as them. ...

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K-9 Mail Vs. Stock Gmail Client

Being a system tweaker, I’m generally not one to use stock software on any platform. From the day I got my first Android phone, I was using the K-9 Mail client. Shortly after, I switched out the stock Android messaging application for Go SMS. I also use Nova Launcher instead of the stock Android launcher, and for a while I ...

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