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Netflix and Android - chromecast, downloading, profiles - close to perfection!

Netflix and Android have always had a great relationship, but over recent years the app has really gone from strength to strength. The interface is fantastic and the feature set continues to grow in meaningful ways, making it one of my must-have apps.
The first example that comes to mind is obviously Chromecast support. Now this isn’t a Netflix exclusive option, and it is supported well in many media apps, but Netflix and Chromecast work so seamlessly well together that I struggle to think about how I survived before the pairing existed!
Next is the newly integrated ‘Download’ option, which allows users to download content and watch it on the go without a data connection.  Honestly, Netflix kicked it out of the park with this one – it could not be easier to use, it includes all the right settings (save to SD, definition quality control, etc) – and best of all it is all within the existing price brackets. I almost feel they could have charged extra for this service alone – but am ext…

Regal Vegas Casino

Today's app of the day is Regal Vegas Casino.

Regal Vegas Casino brings 12 fully functional casino games to your android device. On starting up the app you will be presented with a simply splash screen followed by a selection of games for your choosing. The actual primary menu and splash screen might not look like much, but once you enter an actual game, you will be presented with high quality sounds, graphics and gameplay. They are simply, but effective, and all help maintain a great sense of authenticity.

The games operate exactly as you would expect them to in an actual casino, with voiceovers stating the scores and betting following the processes you would expect. I particularly enjoyed playing Blackjack and roulette, and was constantly surprised by the realistic 'Casino' feel.

The actual options within the game are quite limited, with every player starting with $1,000, and being able to top it back up to $1,000 as they wish. I guess the real challenge (because winning real money is not possible), would be to try and get the highest score (or $$) possible. As in a real casino, it isn't easy!

There are no advertisements throughout the app which is nice, but unfortunately it only appears to run on ICS, which will severely limit most Android user's ability to play. Hopefully this is rectified in the future. All in all though, if you are looking for a realistic casino experience on your Android device, then give Regal Vegas Casino a spin!



In the words of the developer:

Regal Vegas brings the glits and glam of vegas into your home.
Regal Vegas brings you a mobile royal vegas experience.
Regal Vegas consists of 12 fully functional casino games. The games consist of 5 slots (pokies), 5 video pokers, a roulette and a blackjack game.
Regal Vegas does not contain any advertising or banners that interupt play and detract from your experience. We follow a customer is King approach and understand that being bombarded by advertising is not a royal vegas experience.
The casino games included in the initial launch are as follows:
Slots (pokies)
♔ Tomb Raider
- This is a 5 reel, 15 Payline Video Slot themed around Lara and her adventures.
♔ Mermaid Millions
- Mermaid Millsions is the Neptune of slot games. It is themed around Mermaids and sunken treasure.
♔ Thunderstruck
- This game is themed around the mighty Thor and his impressive hammer.
♔ Ladies Nite
- This game is themed around a great night out with the girls, including a muscled water serving shots.
♔ Spring Break
- Beaches, snack and sundowners dominate this summer slot.
Video Poker:
♔ Bonus Deuces Wild
♔ Aces and Eights
♔ Double Double Bonus
♔ Aces and Faces
♔ Deuces Wild
♔ Jacks or Better
Roulette:
♔ European Roulette
Blackjack:
♔ European Blackjack
Players start with an initial 1000 credit starting balance that can be topped up at anytime. This is done by clicking a single button and your balance will be updated instantly.
Good luck and good gaming.
*This game requires a stable internet connection to function correctly

Price: Free

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