10 Android-related things you might have missed

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This Edition: Musemini, Springpad, Acoustic Research, Lono Sprinkler Controller, Opera, Consumer Reports, Gameloft, Qualcomm Tq, Nest, and Tablo DVR In Brief is a compilation of notifications, rumors, and Android-related news tidbits which, for whatever reason, did not end up with a post of its ...

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Koush’s AllCast is back, cast to all the things except Chromecast

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Looking for a way to steam locally stored video to your TV?  Read on. If you follow the development community closely, you may remember that developer Koushik “Koush” Dutta released a beta version of his app back in August that shared any locally stored video to your Chromecast, but ...

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10 Android icon packs you need to download now

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So you’ve gotten into customizing your phone or tablet a bit and now you want to tweak a bit more. One of the easiest ways to change your existing look is to install a new launcher.  Once you do that, it’s a breeze to swap icons packs in and out. Prefer a minimal look with single... ...

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HTC: North American HTC One models to see Android 4.4 by end of January

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HTC USA took to Twitter last evening to shed a little bit of light on the Android 4.4 KitKat update as it pertains to the HTC One. According to a tweet, all North American models should see the update by the end of January. It’s not explicitly outlined when each particular carrier’s ...

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Get This Look: Umbra

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We’re huge fans of changing the home screen around a bit and creating a new user experience for our Android. So much so that we present our ongoing series of Get This Look posts. In a nutshell we show you a new layout, app, widget, or icon set for your Android handset and tell you ...

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APPTEASERS: 15 Android apps and games worth knowing (November 15)

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APPTEASERS is a collection of apps and games that are new to Android, recently updated, discounted, etc. Whatever the case, we think they’re worth exploring and are willing to bet that many of you would enjoy a few of them. We understand that we won’t get every single app that ...

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The Android Evolution, Chapter 1: A Smooth Experience

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Welcome to the first chapter in ‘The Android Evolution‘, a series in which we discuss what improvements have been made to Android and what could further be implemented in order to improve our beloved operation system. In the first episode we will discuss how Google has improved ...

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Get This Look: Flards

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We’re huge fans of changing the home screen around a bit and creating a new user experience for our Android. So much so that we present this weekly series of Get This Look posts. In a nutshell we show you a new look for your Android handset and tell you which apps you’ll need if... ...

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Get This Look: Colorful Elegance

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We’re huge fans of changing the home screen around a bit and creating a new user experience for our Android. So much so that we present this weekly series of Get This Look posts. In a nutshell we show you a new look for your Android handset and tell you which apps you’ll need if... ...

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Firefox for Android Beta gets new “Home” design

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Firefox is receiving a new startup screen redesign which they are now designating as “Home”. The redesign will give users the ability to access their browsing history, bookmarks, top sites, and reading list. This is all made possible through switchable tiles, which really polishes ...

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Sprint: Nexus 5 arrives November 8, will cost $149

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Sprint on Thursday confirmed that the Nexus 5 will soon join the carrier’s roster. Priced at $149.99 with a two-year service agreement, the flagship Google smartphone will be sold starting from November 8. Pre-orders begin on Friday, November 1. As expected, the Nexus 5 will be one of ...

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Get This Look: Color flat

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We’re huge fans of changing the home screen around a bit and creating a new user experience for our Android. So much so that we present this weekly series of Get This Look posts. In a nutshell we show you a new look for your Android handset and tell you which apps you’ll need if... ...

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Five weeks later, Grand Theft Auto: iFruit comes to Android

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iFruit hooks directly into your experience of Grand Theft Auto V with some fun activities to further postpone the need for real social interaction. Keep up-to-date on the latest Grand Theft Auto V news, log into the Rockstar Games Social Club, stay connected on LifeInvader and launch other ...

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APPTEASERS: 20 great Android apps and games you should know about (October 25)

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APPTEASERS is a collection of apps and games that are new to Android, recently updated, discounted, etc. Whatever the case, we think they’re worth exploring and are willing to bet that many of you would enjoy a few of them. We understand that we won’t get every single app that ...

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Facebook Home brings Instagram, Flickr, Tumblr, and Pinterest integration to all users

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For anyone who is using Facebook Home, we have some pretty cool news for you. A couple of weeks ago, we reported that folks on the Facebook Home beta track were getting support for some new features in the app. Well, now those features are available to everyone. The new update brings the option ...

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