3 Apps to Enjoy Your Comics and Mangas

One form of media that has definitely stood the test of time is the comic book. Since 1933, when the first comic book was published, the industry has grown from strength to strength and led to blockbuster creations such as the Avengers and Batman. And the main reason people still read comics is that they […]

Get ready for college with textbooks on Google Play

Heading to college? Be prepared for the typical rites of passage: decorating your dorm room, choosing your classes and buying textbooks. And when it comes to buying textbooks from the campus store, some things never change like long lines, limited supplies and heavy backpacks. Or do they? Rolling out this week, you can now rent […]

Oxford’s Practical English Usage Guide Comes to Android

Grammarian Michael Swan’s Practical English Usage is going mobile with a newly available app for Android devices from the Oxford University Press to go along with recently released apps for the iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. The digital, interactive version of Swan’s authoritative guide to English usage questions which bedevil even the most advanced speakers […]

Disney storybooks Android Apps let kids create their own adventures

Disney has released nine new storybook apps for Android, giving children the chance to create their own adventures using the studio’s most beloved characters. While there are dozens of storybook apps already available for iPhone and iPad, this is the first time that Disney has branched over to Android with the idea – introducing nine […]

Learn different languages playfully with your Android Phone

Duolingo is a language learning application for Android devices that you can use to learn Spanish, French, Italian, English, German or Portuguese at the moment. What’s interesting about the app is that it uses techniques usually found in computer games to keep learners motivated. Probably the biggest element in this regard is that most lessons […]

Looking for a Pet? There’s an app that will help you choose a dog perfectly

The Perfect Dog app opens to an alphabetical listing of breeds, but tap “Group” and you see the breeds listed under categories such as “companion,” “herding,” and “designer.” If you see a dog while you are out and about and are baffled about its breed, you could ask the owner. Or you could fire up […]

Google Play Books update brings new improved user interface along with upload features

Google Play Books has now been fitted with a new user interface, giving it a new look that’s more in tune with Google’s other Play Store services. And the new Google Play Books app also comes with a feature that lets users upload their own PDF or EPUB files and then read them off just […]

Google Translate For Android Can Now Interpret 16 Additional Languages

One of the coolest features of the Google Translate for Android app is that you can just point your camera at a text, tap the word you want to translate and get a translation back. Starting today, this feature supports 16 additional languages. Those are Bulgarian, Catalan, Danish, Estonian, Finnish, Croatian, Hungarian, Indonesian, Icelandic, Lithuanian, […]