Ryan Whitwam, writing for Android Police: Smart Lock in Lollipop encompasses both trusted face and trusted devices, but a new option is joining the party — trusted places. The latest Google Play Services for Lollipop devices is adding his option to the menu automagically. Show More Summary
Also, YouTube Music Key, open-source.NET, Facebook followers used as cash, and PS One games played on Android Wear. Nexus 6 Reviews Roundup The Nexus 6, manufactured by Motorola and branded with Google’s insignia, has arrived, and with it, Android 5.0 (Lollipop). Show More Summary
Towards the end of college, I used a Honeycomb tablet to take notes, type up papers, and manage presentations. Since then, Microsoft has brought a portable version of Office into the Play Store, and Google has released a set of dedicated Docs, Slides, and Sheets apps. Show More Summary
Also, locating veins made easier, Google Play Books starts skimming, playing the Internet Arcade collection, and Grumpy Cat’s Worst Christmas Ever. Windows 7 Is Dead, Long Live Windows 7 Guy in plane running Windows 7 on his MacBook air. Show More Summary
Google recently made Google Fit available to Android devices. The app, which is free to download from the Google Play Store, takes advantage of built-in sensors to track and manage activity. It is also compatible with a small-and-growing list of fitness devices. Show More Summary
Need apps on your Android device but unable to use Google Play? Looking for an app banned from the official store? Third party app installers are plentiful, but MoboMarket (currently version 3.0) should be high on your list of alternatives. Show More Summary
While Popcorn Time continues to have its ups and downs, a new release aiming to muscle in on the famous app's patch has hit the Google Play marketplace. The team behind TVMC is billing the XBMC/Kodi based app as a safer alternative to Popcorn Time, but its availability via Google Play could be a short-lived affair. Show More Summary
Markdown is the text editing format of the future. It fulfills the same role as HTML – using markup to format chunks of plain text – but it’s simpler, sleeker, and easier to use without sacrificing much power or flexibility. It’s perfect for the web era and if you aren’t using it, you’re falling behind. Show More Summary
The reviews in the App Store and Google Play can be ruthless. If your app has a poor user experience and gets bad reviews early on, your chances at success are shot. You’ll want to make sure you’re building an … Read More
Uninstalling an app that you have installed on your Android device from Google Play is simple — but what if you didn’t install it? What if the app you’re trying to remove is one of those that came pre-installed on your device, provided...Show More Summary
Audiobooks have never been more popular, and this can be seen in the number of player apps currently available on Google Play. In fact, the choice is so great that you would be forgiven for installing a substandard app. So we’ve come to your rescue. Show More Summary
Utilizing Google Webmaster Tools means that the normal time spent playing the waiting game for your content to be revealed to searchers can be cut down significantly.
Also, Microsoft revamps MSN, Steven loves emoji, Google Glass lands on Google Play, and Wakie wakes you up with strangers. Reddit Breaks Out The Banhammer Reddit has banned The Fappening — the subreddit tracking the celebrity nudes leak — as well as other forums continually reposting links to the photos in question. Show More Summary
Q4 is the ultimate game. There is no halftime show, but all the big teams are playing, and everyone is coming to the game.
Lost in hype surrounding VMware Inc.’s recent move to embrace Docker, which is considered one of the single greatest threats to its proprietary brand of server virtualization, was the equally significant announcement of a partnership with Google to provide support … Continue reading ?
Chrome has support for system-wide keyboard shortcuts. If you install an app that uses media keys — like Google Play Music for Chrome — it will hijack those media keys. Even if you have the Chrome app closed, Chrome will hold onto those keys and not let them go as long as it’s running. Show More Summary
I’ve always loved playing with hashtags. I can proudly say I was an early adopter (I can’t say the same about Facebook but I do love using hashtags on Google Plus). I’ve been using hashtags for monitoring guest blogging opportunities,...Show More Summary
Microsoft launched Windows 8 with a new Windows Store full of “metro” apps. Though intended to compete with the App Store and Google Play, it was spoiled by useless junkware, scams and apps that blatantly ripped off popular brands, including some owned by Microsoft. Show More Summary