Vine updates app with direct message capability

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Vine on Thursday rolled out a handy new feature to the Android and iOS mobile app experience. As part of the latest update users can now record and send messages to other Vine users in a private, direct manner. According to the software developers you’ll be able to send to one or multiple ...

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How To: Stream Spotify, Pandora, and Rdio to your ROCKI with AirAudio

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ROCKI has finally finished its Kickstarter campaign having completely nailed their target and units are beginning to find their way to the backers of the project. The kind team over at ROCKI have provided AndroidGuys with a review unit so be sure to look out for that in the near future. ...

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Galaxy S5 Zoom leaked in new image

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A leaked image that has found its way onto the web claiming to be the Galaxy S5 Zoom could be the real deal, offering the first look at the latest smartphone and camera hybrid from Samsung. The Galaxy S5 Zoom is expected to feature a 20-Megapixel camera with 10x optical zoom, Xenon flash and ...

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Intel unveils 64-bit kernel for Android 4.4 KitKat

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Intel has officially announced that they have completed early work on an Android 4.4 KitKat kernel that support a 64-bit architecture. With this release, the company ported, validated and tested the Android Open Source code on [Intel Architecture], taking on the work that developers typically ...

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Chromecast support coming to BT Sport on Monday

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BT Sport has confirmed that it will be adding Chromecast support as of Monday and by doing so will be one of only two UK digital broadcasters to support Google’s streaming device alongside the BBC iPlayer. BT customers are able to view the channel using the App on their smartphones and tablets ...

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Premium Samsung Galaxy S5 rumors surface yet again

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Despite Samsung’s insistence that it is not working on a premium Galaxy S5 experience, the rumors of said device aren’t going away. Details found on GFXBench indicate that the SM-G906S could be a variant of the flagship device. The difference, however, is that this model packs in ...

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Google to launch wireless network with help of Verizon, report claims

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Google has reached out to Verizon in an effort to help create a wireless network on the back of Google Fiber, says The Information. After also discussing the plans with Sprint, Google is said to have backed away from the carrier once SoftBank acquisitions took place. As it appears, Google could ...

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Facebook Messenger updated with group chat, other features

Facebook has updated its Messenger application for Android devices, tying in a feature already available in the iPhone version. First and foremost, the app now lets users create group chats, tag them with images, and save them. What’s more, users can place shortcuts to said group ...

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Stream specially curated channels to your TV with Flipps

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There are already a ton of TV streaming services for Chromecast, but it wouldn’t hurt to visit another one. Flipps has upwards of 100 specially curated TV channels waiting for you to stream to your television. After you download the app, connect to your Chromecast, and choose a channel you’d ...

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A new Gmail experience could be coming soon

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Gmail designed has evolved over the years and it seems Google is about to take the design and feature-set of the popular email service to the next level. On the horizon is potentially more tabs, a new pin system, and the ability to temporarily quiet an email. In addition to the Social, ...

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Google Keep receiving major update today

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Sometimes Google creates a great application, puts it in the Play Store, and forgets about it. Unfortunately, Google Keep has been the victim of that for quite a long time. Well, good news! Keep is receiving a pretty big update beginning today. The update for Keep will be to version 2.2, and ...

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T-Mobile adjusts Advantage Program employer discount policy

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T-Mobile on Wednesday confirmed changes to its Advantage Program which offers employer discounts on rate plans. After hearing from its user base and existing clients, the Uncarrier has decided to grandfather customers into the program. Instead of dumping everyone outright, those who already ...

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Comparing the Amazon FireTV to the competition

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Stacking the new device up against the Roku 3, Apple TV, and Google Chromecast So the Amazon FireTV is out, available, and already shipping. The $99 device lands in a space currently occupied by Apple TV, Roku, and, to a degree, the Chromecast. Each of these devices features their own unique ...

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Amazon debuts FireTV, a set-top box that doubles as a game console

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As if we expected anything else, Amazon today announced its set-top box experience. Taking aim at devices such as Apple TV, Roku, and even Chromecast, the Amazon FireTV is a hardware and software solution for today’s living room. Designed for movies, TV shows, music, and even games, ...

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Casino game Party Slots looks to hit social jackpot [App of the Day]

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Looking to make your online casino experience a little more sociable? Party Slots by GAMEVIL looks to put social into the online casino experience with its real-time multiplayer slots game. The addictingly fun game looks to take slots to the next-level by adding a social aspect. This allows ...

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