Google Search Results Will Now Show Related Apps With Relevant Content That Aren’t Installed on Your Phone

Soon, when you search Google for something, the search results will include related apps to your search whether you have them installed or not. Up until today, you may have seen apps show up in search results as having related content, but only if they were already installed on your phone. Thanks to Google’s expanding app indexing of content, search results are now smart enough to find apps that have the info you want even if they aren’t on your phone.  (more…)

Samsung Aims to Improve Galaxy S6 Battery Life in Latest Update

How has your battery life been on your Galaxy S6 or Galaxy S6 Edge? As you know, we considered each to have “average” battery life at best in our review. I don’t think we are alone in describing it as that either. And while a number of you are reporting better-than-average battery life, we are still holding out hope that Samsung can do something to improve the entire situation. Today, in an update, they are attempting to do just that.  (more…)

Free: Grab $105 Worth of Apps From Amazon Today

Amazon is hosting another one of those deals on a big bundle of apps that will cost you nothing. Today’s haul totals $105 and includes a handful of good apps like Wolfram|Alpha, the original Plants vs. Zombies, Runtastic Pro, and Osmos HD. It may not be the most extensive list of must-haves, but I would imagine you could find something there that is worth installing.

In order to grab these apps, you will need the Amazon app installed. You can grab it from here.

Amazon Link

Cyanogen and Microsoft Team Up to Integrate Microsoft’s Services (Updated)

All of those rumors of Cyanogen and Microsoft doing something together are now all somewhat correct. This morning, the two companies announced a “strategic” partnership that will integrate Microsoft’s services across the Cyanogen Operating System. In other words, when you buy a phone running Cyanogen OS, it will have Microsoft apps pre-installed “contextually” presented to you.  (more…)

Any.do 3.0 is Out With Material Design Upgrades, New Navigation, List Sharing, Tablet Support, and More

Any.do, the to-do list app I seem to fall in love with every time it gets a big update, but soon forget about because I’m clearly completely unorganized, got a big update today to version 3.0. The update, which is here only six or so months after the last big jump to version 2.0, brings some heat to the to-do list game.  (more…)

Deal: VPN Unlimited Lifetime Subscription for $39

Want to protect your online privacy for life? For $39 in the DL Deals store, you can grab a lifetime subscription to VPN Unlimited.

$39 gets you secure public WiFi connections with hidden and encrypted data, high-speed connections, unlimited bandwidth, a growing list of global servers, and Android, iOS, Mac, and Windows compatibility.

The deal is only live for 1 more day.

Deal Link

Tip: You Can Now Find Your Lost Phone by Typing “Find My Phone” in Google Search

You can now go to Google.com in a web browser and type “Find my phone” to see the exact location of your potentially-lost device. How cool is that?

Google will now locate your phone through Google Search, just like it does in the Android Device Manager app. All you need is the latest version of the Google (Search) app installed and this should work. It may ask that you sign-in to your Google account before it completes the task, but seriously, that’s it, at least according to a G+ post today from the search giant.  (more…)