Microsoft eyeing Sundar Pichai as next CEO

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A new rumor states that Sundar Pichai could be in the running to be the next Microsoft CEO. It seems as though Microsoft hasn’t really been hunting for a new CEO as actively as they should be. But according to SiliconANGLE, they have their eyes on someone who would really do well in the ...

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Our top podcast apps for Android

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Podcasts are one of the most informative ways to get news, learn, or pass the time. Here are some of our favorite apps to manage your Podcasts on Android. Pocket Casts With the user interface being arguably the most important feature of an app, this is where Pocket Casts stands out from the ...

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Google Play offering deals on apps, music, books, and movies for the holidays

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In light of the holidays, Google Play is offering up some pretty nice deals on apps, games, music, books, and movies. Many of the deals are dropped down to free, while a select few have pretty major discounts. Some of the most notable deals are Asphalt 8: Airborne, Star Wars: Tiny Death Star, ...

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Google VP dishes on future of Chromecast

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Google’s Chromecast device has started off modestly, with approved service providers slowly being added since it’s launch earlier this year. According to an interview of Google VP of Product Management Mario Queiroz on Gigaom, 2014 is going to be the year for Chromecast to grow. The ...

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Cover exits closed beta for Google Play Store

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In the last year, there have been many launcher and lockscreen replacements for Android popping up and one of the most recent and popular is Cover. Cover, which for the last few months has an invite-only beta, is now out of closed beta and available for free in the Play Store. It’s an ...

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Google announces winners of the first annual ‘Players’ Choice Awards’

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For the past few weeks, users on Google Play have been able to vote for their favorite apps and games of 2013. Dubbed the rightful name of ‘Players’ Choice Awards’, the list boasts just that. These are some great apps and games that you’ve most likely heard before, and ...

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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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Smarter, more intuitive Pocket 5.0 coming soon

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Next week the Pocket app for Android will be receiving a massive update when Pocket 5.0 is released. Pocket said that the update, which is coming Nov. 20 for Android devices, will bring smarter, more dynamic and streamlined navigation and search, so you should be able to spend more time reading ...

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HTC One Max fingerprint sensor is not just for security?

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According to the latest HTC One Max leaks, the fingerprint scanner located on the back of the device may be used for more than just security purposes. The leak, which comes via HTCSource, indicates HTC plans to use your fingerprints to launch apps. The launching of an app would be tied to a ...

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Google announces Glassware Review Process for third-party developers

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Google Glass Explorers and developers for the platform will be happy to hear that Google has just announced a Glassware Review Process for developers. The announcement came via a Google+ post by Timothy Jordan. Glassware is what Google has named apps built specifically for Google Glass. ...

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Duolingo – Comprehensive language-learning in your pocket

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Duolingo finally brought their web-favorite language-learning software to Android, and it is easily the best way to start learning a new language on the go.  Duolingo brings all its web features to our smartphones including broken hearts, trophies, and a sleek interface. It is no secret that ...

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New Google Apps admin app for Android announced

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If you or your company uses Google Apps, or you’re an IT admin of sorts with a company or client who does, chances are you’re fully aware of how much of a pain management of users can be while on the run. Now, Google has announced the new mobile Admin app. Just two weeks after... ...

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Find My Friends! – A family and friends locator that will inform (and scare) you

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Find My Friends! (FMF) is a location-sharing app similar to Glympse, but it also adds police reports, check ins, and mugshots to give you an eerie look into what you may or may not know is going on around you. FMF prides itself on adding friends and family members to keep an eye on each... Read More

Everything.me (beta) debuts as your dynamic Android app launcher

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For those of you who like to change up the home screen of your Android, or try new app launchers, we submit something quite new and intriguing. It’s called Everything.me and it’s billed as a dynamic and adaptive launcher that changes with your moods. No matter which app launcher ...

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Google Play 4.0 leak shows off cleaner design

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Google Play may be getting a face lift soon. The team over at Droid Life published photos yesterday of what they say is Google Play, 4.0. The new version, which is a lot more than the minimal tweaks they have done since 2011, seems to provide an updated interface with larger icons and a more ...

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