It's a 360 cam! It's an action cam! It's all of above! Insta360 has made a name for itself in the enthusiast 360 camera market thanks to a line of consistently excellent products that culminated in the One X in 2018, possibly the most lauded 360 cam of its time. The company came back in 2020 with a more ambitious project: a modular cam that can transform from an action shooter to a 360 cam — and other potential form factors — in a snap. Read More Insta360 One R review: A clumsy but fun and ambitious all-in-one cam was written by the awesome team at Android Police.
Welcome to the roundup of the best new Android applications and live wallpapers that went live in the Play Store or were spotted by us in the previous week or so. Today I have a lite version of the Yahoo app, a calendar quick tile app, and a travel blogging app from Lonely Planet. So without further ado, here are all of the new and notable Android apps released on the Play Store in the last week. Read More 10 new and notable Android apps from the last week including Yahoo Lite, CalenTile, and Lonely Planet Pathfinders (10/17/20 - 10/24/20) was written by the awesome team at Android Police.
COVID-19 changed the way we're watching movies, get ready to stream everything Movie theaters are slowly reopening, but most of the new releases are headed to streaming services rather than the big screen. Whether you're staying at home to limit potential risks, or just saving a few bucks by watching from the couch, we've organized a huge list with many of the newly added films and some upcoming titles. New this week: The major lineup of Halloween movies came earlier this month, but that doesn't mean we're done with the theme. Read More All the new movies and early theater releases you can watch at home right now was written by the awesome team at Android Police.
It's a 3v3 MOBA, so don't get too excited Latest update After a year of teasing, MARVEL Realm of Champions lands on the Play Store with pre-reg in tow Kabam and Netmarble are teaming up once again with Marvel to bring a new real-time RPG to Android. This title is known as Marvel Realm of Champions, and it will serve duty as the followup to Marvel Contest
Because let's be real, Android phones without Google apps are severely limited Huawei just announced the Mate 40, but like any other recent phone from the company, it's crippled by the lack of Google apps. It's possible to install these applications and the corresponding services on Huawei and Honor phones, but until now, the process was tedious and involved dozens of steps. The aptly called app Googlefier is looking to change that — it doesn't offer a one-step solution, but it makes the process much more approachable with limited automation and step-by-step guidance. Read More Googlefier is the simplest route to Google apps on Huawei and Honor phones was written by the awesome team at Android Police.
The demo is free for one week, plus two new games are coming next year Stadia's three-day event came to a close today. After releasing the Pac-Man Mega Tunnel Battle demo on Tuesday and the Humankind demo yesterday, the cloud gaming service finished off its streak by announcing a few new games coming to Stadia, as well as the news that the Immortals Fenyx Rising demo is now available for one week — but only for one week. Like other demos on Stadia, anyone with a Gmail account can dive right in and get gaming. Read More Try out Immortals Fenyx Rising on Stadia for free right now was written by the awesome team at Android Police.
It aims to cut down your time in apps without forcing you to put down your phone, but it also has room to grow You know how you use your smartphone, right? Well if you thought "too much," you're not alone. There are plenty of apps out there that claim to help you curb the urges and one of them is called Ratio — it's a launcher or home screen replacement for Android (it's actually more than that in some cases) that's meant to recompartmentalize how you access and consume the things on your phone. Read More Here's what Ratio needs to become a more perfect minimalist launcher was written by the awesome team at Android Police.
Reports of issues with the aggressively-priced Galaxy S20 FE's touchscreen have been circulating in recent weeks. This includes so-called "ghost touch" problems and issues with swipes being processed as a series of taps. Since a screen is your primary way of interacting with a phone, this sort of problem is pretty frustrating. However, Samsung tells us it's aware of these reports and working to resolve the issue. So it looks like @SamsungMobile messed up the touch screen drivers on the S20 FE. Read More Samsung says it's working to resolve the S20 FE's touchscreen issues was written by the awesome team at Android Police.
A visual masterpiece with middling touch controls If you've never heard of it, FAR: Lone Sails is a stylish adventure game that's existed on PC since 2018, and it's a well-reviewed title that offers a story-rich experience without displaying a word on the screen. Primarily I would describe the release as a relaxing game that offers gameplay similar to indies like Inside, where the goal is to always move to the right to advance the story, and there's a unique Howl's Moving Castle mechanic in this release that will see you control a massive vehicle as it sails across a dried-out seabed. Read More FAR: Lone Sails is a gorgeous atmospheric adventure game, now available on Android was written by the awesome team at
Sleek hardware and stunning cameras are only half the story At an online launch event today, Huawei CEO Richard Yu took to the stage to unveil the embattled Chinese company's latest flagship smartphone lineup. The Mate 40 series is without Google apps and services, and Huawei's App Gallery is also without a variety of other popular apps. So while the hardware is undoubtedly impressive, it's hard to get excited about a pair of devices that won't mean much to western audiences. Read More The Huawei Mate 40 series is official, still crippled by lack of Google apps was written by the awesome team at Android Police.