Android app

Prisma app’s biggest update yet adds profiles and a trending feed

App of the year Prisma is introducing social and discovery features, including user profiles and a trending feed. Will the new tools help it to free itself of its reliance on other social networks?

Customize your WhatsApp photos and videos with doodles, text, and emojis

WhatsApp is the latest Facebook-owned app to copy Snapchat, via a camera update that lets you draw, add text and emojis to images and videos. It has also added a number of other camera-centric tools to get you sharing more images.

Meerkat could be on to a real winner with its new video chat app Houseparty

Houseparty is the latest app from the creators of Meerkat. A video chat network aimed at teens and millennials, Houseparty is on its way to becoming a breakout hit, having quickly amassed an audience of 1 million users.

Looking for MLB live-streams? Yahoo’s redesigned Sports app has you covered

Yahoo Sports has completely redesigned its mobile app for iOS and Android. The app now offers a personalized guide to Major League Baseball (MLB) live-streams, and also hosts selected MLB streams itself.

AccuWeather’s Android app now gives you the ability to see the future

AccuWeather has released a big update to its Android app that includes a number of great new features, including a 'Dark Theme,' more weather graphs, and the ability to see radar-based precipitation forecasts up to two hours ahead.

Submit your crazy and innovative app ideas to the Android Experiments I/O Challenge

If you're a developer and have an idea for an innovative app, Google wants you. The company has announced the Android Experiments I/O Challenge, and if you submit an app to it, you could win tickets to Google I/O.

FAA says 400K drones registered as its B4UFLY app lands on Android

The FAA has just launched its B4UFLY drone app for Android so operators can more easily find safe locations to fly their machines. The release comes on the same day that the FAA announced nearly 400K people have now added their drone to its…

This new app claims it can translate your baby’s crying sounds to predict what’s wrong

A new app made by Taiwanese medical researchers claims it can translate a baby's crying sounds to predict what's wrong. Infant Cries Translator claims its predictions are right over 90 percent of the time.
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Reddit's First Official Site-Browsing App for Android Accepting Signups

Reddit has started accepting signups for the beta version of its upcoming Android app, and will extend the beta version to "a few thousand" users. Reddit for Android is the service's first official site-browsing app.
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Periscope Android update lets you fast-forward and rewind video replays

Periscope is updating its Android app to include fast-forward and rewind options for video replays. The new functions are also available on the Web version of the Twitter-owned video broadcasting service.
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Vessel offers Android users early access to YouTube content with new app

Vessel, the subscription-based video streaming service that offers users early access to short-form content by YouTube stars, on Tuesday rolled out its first Android app.

Browse through funny pictures and GIFs with Imgur’s new Android app

Imgur, the popular image-sharing service, has released an all-new Android app that lets users create and share visual stories with friends. The company tested its Android app with 1,000 fans, and the feedback was extremely positive.