FoneArena Labs: Introducing our all new battery test
October 23, 2014 – 10:00 am | No Comment

We heard you! And, we are giving you what you asked for. One of the most requested features by our readers was the battery life test. The sheer number of appeals that we receive every …

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Rockstar Mobile Sale: GTA San Andreas at $3.99, GTA III and Vice City at $2.99
October 24, 2014 – 5:18 pm | No Comment
Rockstar Mobile Sale: GTA San Andreas at $3.99, GTA III and Vice City at $2.99

Rockstar Games have started their discounted sale to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas. It offers all the three GTA games for Android, iPhone and iPad at a discounted price. These games …

SwiftKey for Android finally gets Material Design themes
October 24, 2014 – 3:36 pm | No Comment
SwiftKey for Android finally gets Material Design themes

Months after launching its own store called SwiftKey Store for themes, SwiftKey has finally released two new themes based on Google’s Material Design for its Android Keyboard. These two premium themes are called Material Dark and Material Light. …

Facebook Rooms anonymous app released for iPhone
October 24, 2014 – 8:07 am | No Comment
Facebook Rooms anonymous app released for iPhone

After Paper, Slingshot and Mention, Facebook has released Room, an anonymous chat app for iPhone developed by Facebook Creative Labs team. As the name suggests, it’s a chat room app that was popular a decade back. It lets you create rooms for the …

Veedeo 2.0 for iPhone brings new filters, films, smart file sharing and more
October 23, 2014 – 5:19 pm | No Comment
Veedeo 2.0 for iPhone brings new filters, films, smart file sharing and more

Veedeo, the app that allows users to create video clips with custom text is getting a major update. The 2.0 version has been optimized to work on the recently launched iPhone 6 Plus and iPhone …

Twitter debuts Digits, a new tool to sign into apps using phone number
October 23, 2014 – 4:52 pm | No Comment
Twitter debuts Digits, a new tool to sign into apps using phone number

Twitter has introduced a new tool that allows users to log into apps using their phone number instead of user ID and password. The main aim of the service it enhance the security layer for …

Google Earth for Android gets improved 3D experience, faster map updates and more
October 23, 2014 – 4:12 pm | No Comment
Google Earth for Android gets improved 3D experience, faster map updates and more

Google has released a major update to Google Earth on Android by enhancing the 3D rendering technology. This is the biggest feature of the latest update that further highlights mountains, cities, rivers in the map.

Microsoft Garage goes cross platform, unveils apps for Android and Android Wear
October 23, 2014 – 2:42 pm | No Comment
Microsoft Garage goes cross platform, unveils apps for Android and Android Wear

Microsoft has announced the release of two Android apps and one experimental Bing app for Android Wear devices. These apps have been designed by Microsoft employees under the Garage program.

Yahoo Mail app for iPhone and Android updated with Travel and Event notifications
October 23, 2014 – 1:07 pm | No Comment
Yahoo Mail app for iPhone and Android updated with Travel and Event notifications

Yahoo has updated Mail app in order to bring travel and event notifications to your mobile. Updated for iPhone and Android, the app provides users with important travel information related to flight details.

Rovio’s RETRY game released for Android and global iOS users
October 23, 2014 – 12:36 pm | No Comment
Rovio’s RETRY game released for Android and global iOS users

Angry Birds creator Rovio released a new game called RETRY, an 8-bit game similar to the Flappy Bird back in May for limited iOS users. Now the game is available for iOS users globally and …

Google rolls out new standalone email app “Inbox”
October 23, 2014 – 11:44 am | No Comment
Google rolls out new standalone email app “Inbox”

Google has introduced Inbox, a new email app that is touted as an alternative and not a replacement to Gmail. Available on Android, iOS and the Web, main aim of the app is to sort …

Google Play Music updated with Material Design UI, integrates Songza
October 22, 2014 – 11:34 am | No Comment
Google Play Music updated with Material Design UI, integrates Songza

Songza, the music streaming service that was acquired by Google in July has been integrated into Play Music. Songza’s key feature- contextual playlist that are pre set with activities like driving, working out or waking …

Nokia brings HERE Maps to Android smartphones
October 22, 2014 – 10:14 am | No Comment
Nokia brings HERE Maps to Android smartphones

Nokia has finally launched HERE Maps for Android devices running 4.1 or higher. The news comes after Nokia made maps available on select Samsung Galaxy devices.

Dropbox optimized for iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, gets Touch ID support
October 21, 2014 – 12:50 pm | No Comment
Dropbox optimized for iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, gets Touch ID support

Dropbox has been optimized for recently launched iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus. The app takes advantage of the large screen and powerful resolution on the iPhones.

Skype for Windows Phone updated with drawing tool, HD support and more
October 21, 2014 – 12:20 pm | No Comment
Skype for Windows Phone updated with drawing tool, HD support and more

Microsoft has updated Skype app for Windows Phone with a drawing tool that allows users to draw images and text on photos before sharing. The feature is arriving first on Windows Phone and Skype has …

Gmail 5.0 for Android to support Yahoo, Outlook and other email accounts
October 20, 2014 – 3:48 pm | No Comment
Gmail 5.0 for Android to support Yahoo, Outlook and other email accounts

Google is planning to release Gmail v5.0 for Android with support for all other email accounts like Yahoo and Outlook, a leaked promo video reveals. You can switch between either accounts by a simple swipe or …