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Nest Google Now Integration Goes Live

12/15/2014, We reported just yesterday that soon Nest thermostat users will be able to control this connected object through Google Now. Today, the integration has gone live. Android users can now take advantage of Google Now to control their Nest thermostat by using...

Andromium Will Turn Your Android Smartphone Into A Desktop PC

12/11/2014, It has been said many times before that our smartphones these days are really powerful and they’re essentially computers that fit into our pocket, so with all that power under the hood, why can’t we use it like we would a computer? Well for starters...

Hulu Offers Free TV Shows For Android Users For The Holidays

12/11/2014, So you’re heading back home for the holidays where you’ll probably meet up with old friends, hang out with family, and as fun as that is, sometimes a little “me” time is always a good thing. Well if you’re looking forward to catching up with...

Indiegogo App Finally Lands On Android

12/11/2014, Indiegogo is a popular website used by people for their crowdfunding efforts. Even though it has been around for quite some time, the team behind Indiegogo has taken a lot of time to release mobile applications. The first native iPhone app arrived for...

Updated MSN Apps Land On iOS And Android

12/11/2014, Earlier this year there were rumors that Microsoft is going to rebrand several of its products, such as a rebrand of Windows Phone to simply Windows, and the branding of Nokia Lumia devices to Microsoft Lumia. This September we saw the company refresh...

Indian Users Get YouTube Offline Viewing

12/11/2014, Google’s Android One program was aimed squarely at emerging markets like India. When it was talking up this new initiative the company also revealed that soon YouTube users in the country will be able to save videos from within the app for viewing...

Moto G Google Play Edition To Receive Android 5.0.1 Lollipop

12/10/2014, Earlier this month, we did bring you word that the Moto G smartphone from Motorola was set to pick up the Android 5.0 Lollipop update, and that ought to have sent down a tingle of excitement through the spines of qualified Moto G owners. Well, if you...

Live Channels Now On Android TV

12/10/2014, I do not suppose that it is a no-brainer when you happen to have a set-top box to go alongside your spanking new TV, it would also mean you might want to check out some live TV in the process, right? So far, the folks over at Google have more or less...

Nokia HERE For Android Download Available From Google Play

12/10/2014, Google has done a pretty good job with Google Maps, so that pretty much ensures you don’t feel the need for any other mapping service particularly if you’re on Android, the company’s mobile operating system. If Google Maps isn’t...

VLC For Android Finally Exits Beta

12/09/2014, It goes without saying that the Video LAN Client, better known as VLC, is one of the most popular media players out there. VLC is loved by media fans not only because its open-source, also because it is available on a wide variety of platforms while...

Tonino Lamborghini 88 Tauri Goes Official

12/08/2014, If you have ever looked at a Lamborghini gliding past you wistfully, wishing that you had the financial means to be able to afford one of these bad boys, perhaps it is time to actually reconsider – after all, you need not purchase a Lamborghini that...