Salem Kakish

206 Flips | 4 Magazines | 2 Likes | 10 Followers | @salemthehamucuo | Keep up with Salem Kakish on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Salem Kakish”

Snowball Hits Version 2.0, Becomes A Full-Featured Notification Center

Back in October of 2014, a new beta app called <i>Snowball</i> was released. Back then it was a chat head-style multi-messaging client of sorts, which was …

Show LG your #BestShotEver and win a trip to New York and two G4s

If you're a budding smartphone photographer, you may be interested in LG's latest contest. The company has announced a new contest to search for the …

Fingers on with the Neo Smartpen N2

The line between digital and physical gets blurrier every day, but for some folks you can't get rid of either. Taking notes is a perfect example — …

You can now run Android apps on a Mac or PC with Google Chrome

Google’s convergence of Chrome and Android is taking a big step forward this week. After launching a limited App Runtime for Chrome (ARC) back in September, Google is expanding its beta project to allow Android apps to run on Windows, OS X, and Linux. It’s an early experiment designed primarily for …

Apps

Xposed Module Removes The Eye-Searing Orange Theme From Lollipop's Battery Saver Mode

Android 5.0 has a lot of smart features, and battery saver mode is one of them. When your phone reaches a user-defined low battery level, Lollipop …

Android News

New Hi Locker app offers custom lock screen options

A new lock screen app has hit the Google Play store offering users some of the feel and features of past lock screen apps combined with the Material …

Android News

Best apps for analyzing and improving battery life on your Android device

Battery life is one of those features that just hasn’t kept up with rest of the hardware on our Android devices. Our phones have extremely detailed …

Weekly Photo Contest: Construction

Residential and commercial expansion just keeps moving along, and whether you're in a dense city or a suburb you'll undoubtedly see new structures …

Weekly Photo Contest: Vintage

Liking the look of old things isn't just for hipsters — it's okay to appreciate the past and integrate some of those items or looks into your life …

New Manual Camera app taps into new flexibility offered by Android Lollipop

When Google released Android Lollipop, one of the benefits was the virtual explosion of new APIs that app developers could tap into to bring new …

App Swap, An App Drawer Replacement, Adds Handy Quick Swipe Launch Zones For Lightning-Fast App Access

One of the things I love about Android is the way it allows fantastic customization of its user interface, even without root or other major …

[APK Download] Google Fit v1.51 Updated With 101 Activities And Fixes For Some Pedometer Bugs

The weather hasn't been particularly welcoming for the last few weeks, and it sounds like it's going to get worse. Even if the rain is falling, it …

Kairos T-band, your old watch can be smart too

The folks behind the hugely popular Kairos smartwatch are at it again, this time around, they want to turn your normal mechanical watch into a smartwatch by way of the T-band. T-Band is a smart strap, ready to upgrade your favorite watch.<p>As with the initial smartwatch offering, Kairos Watches has …

Smartwatches

Google Play now offering 3 months of free All Access Music

<i>Update: If you’re having trouble finding the right place to sign up for the 90 day promotion, you can do so by visiting this link.</i><p>If you’re a fan of streaming your music wherever you are, have a good data plan, and have been waiting on the right opportunity to try out Google’s All Access service, …

Android News

Google Play Services 6.5 Rolling Out Now With Granular SDK Dependencies And New Features In Fit, Maps, Drive, And Wallet [APK Download]

Most of us don't want to think of Android without Google Play services. There's a good reason for that, without all of the tools Google offers, we …

QKSMS Is A Colorful And Modern Android Text Messaging Client That Pops [Hands-On]

Before the release of Android 4.4, stock Android came with a basic SMS app. It served as a simple way to exchange text messages the old-school way, …

Jawbone's $180 Up3 is its most advanced fitness tracker yet

Jawbone announced its third-generation fitness tracker today, the Up3. The activity tracker builds on the features introduced in the Up24, and takes …

Jawbone Up Move is a $50 activity tracker with a six-month battery life

Jawbone is entering into the entry-level segment with the launch of the Up Move, a $50 activity tracker that comes with fitness and sleep tracking …

LG G Watch R Review: The best Android Wear smartwatch to date

While the Moto 360 is enjoying a considerable amount of hype due to its good looks and roundness, the G Watch R is looking to steal some thunder with …

Weekly Photo Contest: Evening

We always have our phones on us, and that means we take a good number of evening photos. Whether it's while enjoying dinner, waiting for a train home …

Verizon Makes The DROID Turbo Official: A Beefed-Up Moto X With A Monster Battery, Launching Thursday For $200 On Contract

Verizon's yearly update of the DROID line is today, and once again Motorola has borrowed heavily from its Moto X flagship to make the carrier's …

Hands-free automation: Tasker and AutoVoice Part 1

Tasker does a lot. And it does even more with plugins, of which the unofficial king is AutoVoice. AutoVoice brings new worlds of functionality to …

Jaybird's Reign fitness band hitting October 26 for $199

Jaybird will bring its long awaited Reign fitness wristband to the US on October 26, and will price the device at $199, with support for Android and …

[Update: 5.0.37] Google Play Store 5.0.31 Adds More Material Design, Moves "What's New" To The Top [APK Download]

Article Contents<p>1 What's New?<p>1.1 Brand New Icon<p>1.2 Moar Material Design<p>1.3 What's New moves to the top<p>1.4 New Icons for Widget Suggestion<p>1.5 New …

The Amazing Choose Your Own Android Giveaway: Nexus 6, Note 4 and more

2014 has seen the launches of some amazing new Android devices, and now’s your chance to get your very own top-end Android phone for free — and you get to choose your prize! Recently added to the list of options is the new Google Nexus 6 by Motorola.<p>Simply visit the giveaway page and enter your …

Android News

[Update: Now In The Play Store] Chrome APK Packager Can Turn Nearly Any Android App Into A Chrome Extension

<b>Update:</b> the app has been pulled from the Play Store, presumably because of the "Chrome" name. You can now find it under the name ARChon …

Chrome APK Packager creates Chrome-friendly packages directly from your Android device

As you may recall, it is now possible to run any Android application from inside the Chrome browser thanks to a project called ARChon. Previously …

Hacked, From The Developer Of Falcon Pro, Turns Programming Into A Game

Running, jumping, shooting—these are the sorts of things you'd expect in a mobile game. Coding? Eh, less so. That's what makes Hacked so interesting. …

Chrome for Windows, Mac, and Linux can now Run Android Apps

You probably already know that you can run Android apps on your Chromebook, but did you know that you can now run Android applications on your …

Unofficial ‘hack’ lets you sideload Android APKs onto your Chromebook

Last week Google introduced the first four Android apps for Chromebooks, promising more apps would be on their way in the near future. While four apps is a start, what if you could take just about any Android app and install it on your Chrome OS device? That’s exactly what developer Vladikoff’s …

Android News