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Elementary For Android Updated To v0.8.1

Elementary for Android has been updated to version 0.8.1. This update adds Japanese to the list of supported languages.


  • Updated Brazilian Portuguese translation (amalvarenga)
  • Added Japanese translation (naofum)

Elementary For Android Updated To v0.8.0

Elementary for Android has been updated to version 0.8.0.


  • Added a list of the most common isotopes to each element
  • Added "About" dialog with app information
  • Hid the zoom controls by default
  • Updated strings according to the Material style guide
  • Fixed the Action Bar hiding itself while the menu is open
  • Miscellaneous interface adjustments

Word64 Updated To Version 1.1.0 – Now With Achievements!

Word64 for Android has been updated to version 1.1.0. This update adds a leaderboard and achievements!

Here are the changes:

  • Added achievements and a leaderboard
  • Added Settings menu
  • Added left-handed mode which flips the game interface horizontally
  • Moved the stat clearing menu options to a settings option
  • Fixed crash caused by switching windows while the game is running
  • Moved the "play word" button closer to the letter grid
  • Switched dialogs to a light theme
  • Miscellaneous interface adjustments

Just Released: Word64 for Android


Word64, a new free word game for Android, has been released on Google Play!

Get it on Google Play

How to Play

The goal of the game is to spell words with the highest point values.

  • Create words by selecting tiles on the 8x8 grid.
  • Each tile must be edge adjacent to the previous tile.
  • A word must be a dictionary word of at least two (2) letters.

The score of a word is the sum of the tile scores multiplied by the number of tiles.


This update to version 1.0.0 marks the end of the beta.

  • Added an "About" dialog with information about the app
  • Fixed main menu items being out of order
  • Fixed accessibility issues in the main menu
  • Fixed a crash caused by the game view regaining focus

Elementary For Android Updated To v0.7.0

Elementary for Android has been updated to version 0.7.0.


  • Added accessibility support to the Periodic Table
  • Improved accessible descriptions in the element details page

Word64 Beta 3 Released

Word64 has been updated to 1.0.0-beta3. The changes are below. Opt in to the beta.

  • Optimized the drawing code by preloading and caching bitmaps
  • Enabled tile selection by dragging
  • Replaced the main menu
  • Added accessibility features
  • Stats:
    • Rearranged stats into three tabs
    • Added average game score and total word score
    • Added total and unique words played
  • Bug fixes:
    • Fixed the clear word button being disabled after the first word is played