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Instagram for Android gets new Color and Fade feature

As part of the version 6.19.0 update of Instagram, the developers have freshly baked in support for features called Color and Fade, which will let you customize your images even further. They’re both contrasting to each other as Color lets you bring more life to the photos with the ability to add newer tints to your image

Layout Instagram

Instagram’s new Layout app lets you make collages

Facebook owned Instagram has just released a new app called ‘Layout’ which is nothing but an innovative collage maker for your smartphone. The app is currently available for iOS users through the App Store, but will also be available through the Google Play Store soon. The app is pretty minimalistic in its approach in that it allows

Google Contacts

Google Contacts redesigned with new features

Google has finally decided to give its web version of the Contacts application a redesign, keeping all the new changes with Android in mind. This app has been somewhat hiding beneath Gmail and is not known to all. The Mountain View developers will hope that changes with this new update as we can see a

USA Today

USA Today app gets Android Wear support

One of the most popular news applications in the U.S., USA Today on Android has now received support for Android Wear notifications. This will bring alerts with news articles right to your wrist, making it easier for you to catch up on current events. You will receive the headlines on your smartwatch with the ability

News and Weather

News and Weather app on Android gets a new black theme

Google has just issued an update to the News And Weather app on Android, bringing a dark/black theme to the fore. This complements the white theme very well, which made its way to the app as part of the last update. The new dark theme will also extend to the widgets that you have installed,

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YouTube app gets an update with a new music tab

With YouTube launching its own music streaming service almost a day ago, the Android version of the app has received an update which brings a Music tab on the menu, giving users access the newly launched service. This essentially gives subscribed users access to a wide range of features such as offline music playback, ad free content,


Instagram v6.0 brings improved photo editing features

Instagram has just posted the version 6.0 update for the Android app with some much needed features in tow. In addition to improving several existing features, the developers have also added some more editing features such as the ability to adjust brightness, contrast and the filter strength. The update is being rolled out in batches

Android Device Manager

Android Device Manager udpated with a new Guest Mode feature

Most Android users will be aware of the Android Device Manager app, which basically locates your phone or tablet and erases essential data in the event of theft or loss. The app has now received a new Guest Mode feature which will let you track your lost phone from another Android device. Users can access the

Gmail for Android reaches 1 billion downloads

The Gmail app for Android has now surpassed 1 billion downloads ever since it was made available a couple of years ago. Google’s native email client is certainly one of the most popular out there, even though most manufacturers like Samsung, LG, HTC and others offer their own custom email client with devices. Google’s email

Google+ Redesign

Redesigned version of Google+ for Android leaked out

A series of leaked screenshots have hinted at a possible redesign of the Android version of Google+. And it’s a pretty significant update too as a lot appears to have changed in terms of UI and features. First and foremost, the annoying black bar on the bottom is now seen to be missing, which is welcome news