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FaceApp - despite the controversy there's a reason it is popular!

FaceApp is high in the ranks of then Google Play store at the moment, and despite the controversies of white-washing, there's a reason. In short, it's really fun, simple to use and an all round well-designed app that has some great filters and effects.
The purpose of the app is simple - simply load it up, take a photo, play with a few dials and then before you know it there's your desired outcome - whether it be a new gender, a younger self, an older self - etc. You name it - FaceApp can do it.
Check it out today, it's one of those apps well worth downloading and spending a few minutes with!

Chrome Beta

Today's app of the day is Chrome Beta.



Chrome Beta has been under development for quite some time now, and after long wait it has finally been released. The question on everyone's lips is obviously, was the wait worth it? Afters brief play of Chrome Beta I can confidently say the answer is "YES".

Unfortunately, Chrome Beta is only currently only available for android 4.0 (Ice-cream sandwich) devices. Luckily, with my Asus Prime tablet the install process was smooth. After accepting a set of terms and conditions, I logged in using my gmail account, and immediately found all my PC bookmarks had been imported.

Following this, I felt immediately at home, with Chrome Beta looking very similar to the desktop equivalent (especially on a 10.1 inch tablet). The settings menu is a stripped back version of the desktop version, the bookmarks menu looks great and tabbed browsing is a breeze.

Best of all, Chrome Beta is fast. In fact,Chrome Beta is the fastest browsing experience I have had on  mobile device, which at the end of the day is critical. Overall, Chrome Beta has made a great transition from the desktop to android, and for anyone lucky enough  have an ICS device, the download is worth it.

 

 

 



In the words of the developer:

The speed and simplicity of Chrome, now on your Android phone and tablet.
Browse fast on your Android smartphone or tablet, and bring your personalized Chrome experience with you anywhere you go. Chrome for Android is available, initially in Beta, on Android 4.0, Ice Cream Sandwich. To check if it is available in your country, please visit:http://goo.gl/6ARvc
Features:
- Browse fast with accelerated page loading, scrolling, and zooming
- Search and navigate directly from the omnibox
- Open and switch between unlimited tabs in an easy-to-view stack
- Sign in to Chrome to sync your bookmarks and view tabs you have open on your computer
- Send pages from desktop Chrome to your smartphone or tablet with one click and read them on the go, even if you’re offline
- Browse privately in Incognito mode

Price: Free

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