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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…

Star Birds FREE

Today's app of the day is Star Birds FREE

There is undoubtedly no shortage of Flappy Bird clones available within Google Play, and unfortunately, most of them are not very good. They either take the Flappy Bird concept and artistic style and replicate it poorly, or take it and copy it entirely. In general, the demise of Flappy Bird has done nothing more than create 100's of uninspired rip-offs.... until now.

Enter, Star Birds - inspired no doubt by Flappy Bird, but taking the entire concept and quite literally, turning it on its side! You can also kiss goodbye to 'flapping'- instead Star Birds sees you guide a spaceship past a series of barricades by steering left and right. It is quite different to the gravity based physics of the typical 'flappy', but in my opinion is a great improvement!

Don't go thinking for a second that the game is easy though - because it isn't. If you want a good challenge to keep you coming back for more and more punishment, then you will want to check out Star Birds. It seems innocuous at first, with cute sounds and graphics, but under the surface is game play that will challenge even the biggest geeks out there.

So if you are ready to try something a little bit different, give Star Birds FREE a go. After all - it is free!

In the words of the developer:

Alien Birds in Space are lose - Star Birds FREE! Navigate your Bird in this addictive game through between stars. 
Do not hit too many obstacles or they get ANGRY!
You need super fast reflexes to achive a new Highscore in Star Birds FREE! The new endless runner game from TipTop!
Now with Leaderboards and Achievements! Compete against your friends and worldwide - which bird can take the Number 1 spot?! Don't be flappy - join the wars!
* Addictive, competitive gameplay
* Endless runner (generated levels)
* Leaderboards
* Achievements
* Unique artstyle
* FUN!

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