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Tag: Android

Streaming is Coming: HBO Go App Gets Chromecast Support

Streaming is Coming: HBO Go App Gets Chromecast Support
If you are a fan of the Google Chromecast streaming appliance, you will love the news that has turned up this week. The HBO Go app has now been updated to support Chromecast streaming. That means you can watch your favorite HBO programs, like Game of Thrones, on your TV using the Chromecast device.

Find and Rent Out Parking Spots with Park Circa

Find and Rent Out Parking Spots with Park Circa
The more crowded the streets get, the harder it is to find a decent parking space. If you’ve got an extra parking spot, then you’re in a position that’s envied by most who own a car.

ShutterBall Makes Taking Duckface Selfies a Snap (Sadly)

ShutterBall Makes Taking Duckface Selfies a Snap (Sadly)
I’m not sure how I feel about a product designed to make it easier for people to take selfies with their smartphone camera. I’ll admit some selfies are pretty hot, but the inevitable duckface really ruins the whole medium.

Guy Inserts Computer into Arm with No Help from Doctors

Guy Inserts Computer into Arm with No Help from Doctors
Some guys are just super hardcore. Like Rambo hardcore. Able to stitch themselves up on the battlefield hardcore. Take this guy for instance. A man named Tim Cannon is a “biohacker,” and he had himself opened up and inserted a computer chip in his arm -with no doctor helping.

Cover App Contextualizes Your Android Home Screen

Cover App Contextualizes Your Android Home Screen
Is your phone’s home screen getting too cluttered for your taste? You can either sort the icons into folders or get an app like Cover. Cover is especially useful if you only use some apps at certain times of the day.

Google Nexus 5 Price, Release Date and Specs Announced

Google Nexus 5 Price, Release Date and Specs Announced
Google today took wraps off its latest smartphone, the much-anticipated Nexus 5. In addition to being the fastest Nexus phone yet, it’s also slimmer and better looking than previous models.

Belkin Skorpion Charges Your Phone’s Batteries, Hunts Down Malware Too

Belkin Skorpion Charges Your Phone’s Batteries, Hunts Down Malware Too
If you think that viruses and malware only affect PCs or laptops, then think again. A lot of them are already making the rounds on mobile devices, such as your smartphones and tablets. The unfortunate thing is that most people don’t think about getting an anti-virus app for their device because they never even considered the idea and danger of mobile malware in the first place.

Archos Unveils Low-Cost, Unlocked Android Titanium Smartphones

Archos Unveils Low-Cost, Unlocked Android Titanium Smartphones
A few days ago Archos showed off its new Android-powered GamePad 2 portable gaming tablet. The company is back to announce an entire new series of reasonably priced Android-powered smartphones called the Titanium line.

bRight Switch Smart Switches and Outlets: Home 2.0

bRight Switch Smart Switches and Outlets: Home 2.0
Home automation technologies have been around for a while, but most systems require additional gadgets to be plugged into each outlet you want to add to the system, and are generally quite costly. bRight Switch wants to replace every switch and outlet in your home so it can truly become a smart home – all without breaking the bank.

Kindle Fire HDX Teardown Shows off Its Tablety Innards, Plenty of Glue

Kindle Fire HDX Teardown Shows off Its Tablety Innards, Plenty of Glue
The gadget-opening geeks over at iFixit have laid hands on the new Kindle Fire HDX seven-inch tablet and proceeded to tear open the device. The teardown uses a look at what the hardware inside the tablet looks like.

Moves: A Standalone Activity Tracker that Really Works

Moves: A Standalone Activity Tracker that Really Works
I kind of like tracking all of my activities, especially since I tend to run alone so I need the motivation to stay on target. While apps like RunKeeper and others work well to track runs, a simple pedometer is something good to keep track of every single move you make in a day.

LoungeBuddy App Unlocks the Mystery of Airport Lounges

LoungeBuddy App Unlocks the Mystery of Airport Lounges
You don’t have to be a frequent traveler to gain access to some of the poshest airport lounges in the world. Many travelers tend to shy away from these lounges when they come across them because they assume that only frequent fliers can get in.

Archos Unveils Android-powered Gamepad 2 Handheld Gaming System

Archos Unveils Android-powered Gamepad 2 Handheld Gaming System
Archos rolled out the original Gamepad Android-powered gaming tablet back in December of 2012. The company is back this week with the announcement of the Gamepad 2. The new Archos Gamepad 2 is still designed specifically for gaming on the go, but has received some much-needed upgrades.

OtterBox Commuter Series Wallet Case Protects Your iPhone

OtterBox Commuter Series Wallet Case Protects Your iPhone
If you’re anything like me, you always have your smartphone with you. I always have a fear of losing something in my pocket, especially my car keys, so it drives me crazy to have a lot of things stuffed inside the pockets of my jeans.

Smartphone-to-smartphone Charger Cable Will Tell You Who Your Real Friends Are

Smartphone-to-smartphone Charger Cable Will Tell You Who Your Real Friends Are
True friends will be there for you through thick and thin. But this seemingly ordinary cable will tell you who’s the truest of them all. The one willing to drain their phone’s battery so you can keep using yours.

TableConnect Mirrors iOS & Android Devices on a 60″ Touchscreen: Immobile Device

TableConnect Mirrors iOS & Android Devices on a 60″ Touchscreen: Immobile Device
About three years ago, I talked about Table Connect, a 58″ touchscreen display that mirrors the screen of an iPhone. Or not. It turns out that the display we saw in the video wasn’t even a prototype; the “demo video” we saw was made using special effects.

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