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Assistant for your photos

Assistant for your photos

Khaza A Rouf  writes how Google Photos with its newly embedded features has made sorting and storing photographs from your mobile phone easier than it ever was Google Photos is way more than just another of your basic photo viewer with a simple in-built photo editing tool. A totally revamped version of the app was launched at Google I/O 2015 […]

February 7, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · FYI
In search for an ancient spaceship

In search for an ancient spaceship

Time has a funny way of bringing memories back. Way back in 2004, I had a friend who told me about this insanely epic real-time strategy (RTS) game called Homeworld, how it was about a race of exiled people living on a barren…

January 31, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · FYI
Swift and personalised

Swift and personalised

SwiftKey is one of the most popular alternative keyboards available on Android and with the iOS 8 update it is available for all iOS devices. It is one of the slickest smartphone keyboards you will find. Developed by a UK based startup…

January 31, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · FYI
Getting off a mystery island

Getting off a mystery island

When Disney’s artistic style is combined with the branching narrative options that Telltale studios has recently been garnering attention for, you get Oxenfree, the debut project of Night School Studio…

January 24, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · FYI
Words in your pocket

Words in your pocket

Gone are the days of carrying your personal dictionaries which were very useful as a resource but looked ridiculous when you had them with you. Things have gone digital now and so are dictionaries and Merriam-Webster is one…

January 24, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · FYI
Navigating through a teenage girl’s life

Navigating through a teenage girl’s life

I have played three major games which feature time-travelling aspects within it, each with its own unique angle and approach. The first, Prince of Persia, incorporated time travel with fighting mechanics and movement…

January 17, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · FYI
New streaming app for Bangla music

New streaming app for Bangla music

Bangla music aficionados have a new streaming app of the like of SoundCloud for their android phones. Although still in beta, the mobile phone app Gaan was launched last year by Gaan On Demand Ltd with a motto to set up a digital…

January 17, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · FYI
For a heavy office experience

For a heavy office experience

Office suites are plenty in Play Store but if you want a heavy usage of the likes of PC experience, WPS Office offers an exceptionally polished and feature packed office suite for your Android device…

January 10, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · FYI
Built up on Lego

Built up on Lego

Attempting to write reviews about games that you are not particularly fond of is a difficult endeavour. You have to create a blank slate and compartmentalise the biases and opinions you have in mind and start anew…

January 10, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · FYI
Where there are no inhibitions

Where there are no inhibitions

When Avalanche Studios went on to develop the Just Cause series, they had a single goal in mind: To develop a game which would be so singularly creative and chaotic that it inspires its own grassroots movement and turns itself into…

January 3, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · FYI