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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…

Words Builder

Today's app of the day is Words Builder.

If you are a fan of puzzle games, then you should not go past Word Builder. From the Screenshots below, you could be mistaken that this is another 'find a word' or 'scramble with friends' clone, but that  could not be further from the truth.

Instead, Words Builder is a challenging yet enjoyable combination of scrabble and bejeweled. Each turn contains two steps. On the first step the player can (up to three times) swap letters with neighboring letters. This is achieved by tapping on a first letter and then tap on a second one. On the second step players can select any correct word by tapping consequentially on the letters which touch each other in horizontal or vertical lines. After that, the player simply taps on green OK button for word's submission. 

Players have a time limit to find a certain number of words, with the submission of correct words adding to the players time. Although this may sound relatively straightforward, it is both addicting and challenging, forcing players to think multiple steps ahead as they swap letters and anticipate how the new board will look for future turns.

All in all, an excellent android app - well worth the download. 


 
 In the words of the developer:

Do you like intellectual games, do you play with passion in the language games? Then this game is for you! The game is a combination of the elements of "Scrabble" and "Jewels."

The goal of the game is to build the maximum number of words from any adjoining letters, including diagonals over time. This game requires not only speed, but also tactics and the ability to calculate the combination of a few moves ahead.

Initially you have 3 minutes for the compilation of words. For each correctly word you get extra time. The longer the word, the more seconds you will get.

The game uses a dictionary words from SOWPODS.
If you want to add the support of your language in the game, contact with the developer.
P.S. Advert will disappear when you click on it and stay hidden until you run the game next time.

There is also a HD version of Words Builder available here. 

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