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Better Open With Improves Android's App Chooser With Delayed Defaults

Android: One of the coolest things about Android is that you can choose which default app you use to open certain types of links. However, this can also get convoluted if you want to have choice in the future or don’t like the extra step. Better Open With improves this experience.


AppDowner Downgrades Android Apps To Older Versions

Android: Sometimes, upgrading an app means losing features you love or a downgrade in performance. AppDowner makes it simple to install old versions of your favourite apps, as long as you have the APK handy.


No Wake On Charge Keeps Your Samsung Screen Off When Plugged In

Android (rooted): When you plug in your phone to power up overnight, you’ve probably noticed that the screen lights up. If you have a Samsung Galaxy S5, S4 or S3, here’s how to stop the screen from turning on when you plug it in.


App Deals: Discounted iOS iPhone, iPad, Android, Windows Phone Apps

Today’s best deals include Beautiful Widgets Pro on Android, Bloodstroke on iOS and VisualMATH 4D for Windows Phone. Deals end without warning, so be quick!


Climatology Shows Average Weather Conditions In Any Place, Any Month

Android: Travelling in the near future? Microsoft has created a new Android app to tell users what the weather is like in in any location in any month of the year. The app has a simple and easy interface, and is a good companion for frequent travellers, especially for sharing information.


App Deals: Discounted iOS iPhone, iPad, Android, Windows Phone Apps

Today’s best deals include Broken Sword 5 on Android, Trail Tracker GPS on iOS and Castle Of Illusion on Windows Phone. Deals end without warning, so be quick!


Floatify Adds Customisable Pop-Up Notifications To Android

Android: The notification shade is easily one of the best innovations that Android brings to mobile. However, it’s not perfect for everyone. Floatify offers an alternative: pop-up notifications that are even available in immersive mode.


The Luv Home Screen

Simplicity and home screens go together like a horse and carriage. This design, from My Color Screen user alicarbovader features everything you need on one home screen, including weather, calendar and communication badges.


App Deals: Discounted iOS iPhone, iPad, Android, Windows Phone Apps

Today’s best deals include Zombies, Run! on Android, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Rooftop Run on iOS, and Space Flight on Windows Phone. Deals end without warning, so be quick!


Very Few App Developers Will Ever Make Money

The app goldrush — if it ever existed — is pretty much over, with a new report suggesting that the majority of apps fail to make their developers any kind of appreciable income.