Posts From Derrick Miyao

Derrick Miyao
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I love Android and anything related to Android. I used to be an Apple fan-boy until I saw the light and now I get to write about all things related to Android.

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Android ads. Fun, creative, and powerful. Check out the YouTube videos.

  We are literally bombarded with advertisements everywhere we look, and that means most of us are pretty good at tuning them out.  I wanted to put together a few

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I switched from iOS to Android 2 years ago and I love it: my story.

As a fan of Android, it annoys me to see so many disingenuous writers who smear Google and its software, Android. I’ve been on the other side, I have used

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Dunkin’ Donuts and Google partner to bring seamless integration with Google Wallet

A confession of mine, I have never eaten at Dunkin’ Donuts.  I have heard great things about them, and I love donuts, I just happen to live in a city where

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Google partners with ChowNow to bring Google Wallet to thousands of restaurants

ChowNow, an online ordering and marketing platform for restaurants, has partnered with Google to bring Google Wallet to thousands of restaurants across the United States.  As of today, any restaurant

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ASUS MeMO Pad 7 LTE an AT&T exclusive starting April 10

AT&T and ASUS have partnered up to bring another exclusive deal to AT&T’s hardware lineup.  The 7 inch ASUS MeMO Pad will be available to purchase in AT&T stores on

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Google+ Photos now showing stories in Google Now

Google Now continues to add more features to its cards, the latest being Stories from your Google Photos.  The stories are auto-generated by having the Auto Awesome feature turned on

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Google publishes stats to show that Android is safe

Google announced through a white paper that Android is safe and is only getting safer.  Everyone should understand that cyber threats are not gone.  We witnessed Sony get hacked in

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TED, MTV, Pac-12 and Qello Concerts now on Chromecast

For 35 dollars, you can pick up Google’s Chromecast to play video and music through your TV.  Nothing special required other than a smartphone or tablet, the Chromecast is just

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Sony confirms Android 5.0 Lollipop to Xperia Z3, Z3 Compact and Z3 Tablet Compact

Posted today, Sony announced that their flagships Xperia Z3, Z3 Compact and Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact will be receiving Android Lollipop 5.0 this week.  Timing of when you will get

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Here’s how to get Android 5.1 on your AT&T Nexus 6

I recently wrote a post on my AT&T Nexus 6 getting Android Lollipop 5.1.  There was some confusion on my part on how to exactly get it right, but after

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Where to get free tv shows from on Google Play

I regularly post about free movies and music from Google Play, but have never posted about the revolving carousel of TV shows Google posts for free.  Google regularly posts free

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AT&T Nexus 6 starts to receive Android Lollipop 5.1 – Here’s how to get it

I have been using a Nexus 6 for the past four weeks, and I can tell you the bugs are getting old.  Luckily for me, AT&T started its roll out

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Samsung Galaxy S6 expected to sell in huge numbers

If you haven’t heard about the Samsung Galaxy S6, go search it on Google once you’ve dug yourself out from under that rock.  Samsung completely redesigned their flagship to provide

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T-Mobile starts to roll out Android Lollipop 5.1 to Nexus 6

T-Mobile is rolling out Android Lollipop 5.1 to their Nexus 6 users today.  Your phone should automatically check if there is a new version of software available when you hop

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Icon Q introduces the Q5.5, its first smartphone, for $199

Looking for an unlocked, budget, but decently spec’d phone?  Check out Icon Q’s first smartphone, the Q5.5(model number QSP5510), priced at a meager $199.  For $199, you would guess it