Vizio TVs add the Google Play video app

Vizio has been adding streaming apps to its smart TVs these past few weeks, including Netflix and Amazon Video. The latest addition to its streaming apps collection? Google Play Movies & TV. The company is making the app available on its hig.....»»

Category: topSource:  engadgetAug 12th, 2017

Google launches Chrome Enterprise subscription service for Chrome OS

 Google is launching a new enterprise service for large businesses that want to adopt Chrome OS devices. The new Chrome Enterprise subscription, which will cost $50 per device and year, is essentially a rebrand of Chromebooks for Work, but with.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News2 min. ago

Uber adds more driver-friendly features as it hits $50M in tips

 Uber has made some changes to its driver experience, as part of its ongoing ‘180 Days of Change’ campaign. Uber introduced the 180 days effort in June, with its decision to finally add tipping to its app as the first in a series of.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News2 min. ago

Google Maps suggests BlaBlaCar for long-distance rides

 Google Maps on Android and iOS now has a new transportation option. If you’re living in a country where French startup BlaBlaCar operates, you can now open the BlaBlaCar app and book a ride straight from Google Maps. Google isn’t ad.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News2 min. ago

Verizon will start throttling smartphone video to 480p or 720p

Verizon's unlimited plans are about to get a lot less unlimited. On August 23, the carrier will begin throttling video streams on its network to lower resolutions for existing and new customers. The post Verizon will start throttling smartphone video.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News10 min. ago

Google may take on Surface and MacBook laptops with the Chromebook Pixel

Google may have moved over some of its Project Bison plans to a newly rumored Chromebook Pixel laptop. If true, it would mean new competition for the likes of Apple's MacBooks and Microsoft's Surface range. The post Google may take on Surface and Mac.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News18 min. ago

Google could have Assistant-powered headphones in the pipeline

According to 9to5Google, it would appear that a string of mystery code known as "Bisto" refers to a set of headphones that run Google's artificially intelligent Assistant, which could spell trouble for Apple's AirPods.  The post Google could have As.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News26 min. ago

ICYMI - The Walking Dead: Season 7 Review

With The Walking Dead: Season 7 hitting Blu-ray and home video, here's a refresher on IGN's review of the season......»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated News33 min. ago

AccuWeather for iPhone might be watching you without your permission

AccuWeather might be spying on iPhone users without their permission. A security researcher recently discovered that the AccuWeather app for iOS was sending location information to a data monetization firm, even when users opt out of location trackin.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News34 min. ago

VMware partners with Google to manage Chrome devices

VMware's AirWatch subsidiary has partnered with Google to enable unified end-point management (UEM) of all Chrome OS devices in an enterprise.Through VMware Workspace ONE's cloud portal, IT admins will be able to manage Chrome devices in their com.....»»

Category: telecomSource:  cwRelated News34 min. ago

WhatsApp now supports coloured text statuses like Facebook

Today, WhatsApp officially announced its support for text-based statuses with coloured backgrounds. This new feature has already started rolling out to the latest versions of the popular messaging app for both Android and iOS. WhatsApp has just.....»»

Category: softwareSource:  techradarRelated News1 hr. 9 min. ago

Score a touchdown every possession with our ‘Madden NFL 18’ offense guide

In our 'Madden NFL 18' offense guide, we break down play calling, formations, reading the defense, the pass, and the run game. If you're having trouble moving the chains, we've got you covered. The post Score a touchdown every possession with our .....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News1 hr. 53 min. ago

Top-down shooting dynamic in ‘Ruiner’ is bolstered by its grimy backdrop

The first title out of Reikon Games, Ruiner, is set to debut on September 26 on PS4, Xbox One, and PC and will support Microsoft's Play Anywhere, so you can alter where you play it. The post Top-down shooting dynamic in ‘Ruiner’ is bolste.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News1 hr. 53 min. ago

Walmart’s streaming service Vudu hits Apple TV

 As reported earlier this month, Walmart’s streaming service Vudu has now arrived on Apple TV… with a few limitations. The new app allows you to watch the movies and shows saved to your Vudu library, including those you’ve adde.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News2 hr. 1 min. ago

These smart rings let you make color-specific music on any surface

'Sprecdrums' are app-connected rings that lets you assign different sounds to different colors. This allows the user to "play" their surroundings.  Read more...More about Music, Color, Ring, Sound, and Instruments Musical 'Sprecdrums' are app-c.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News2 hr. 9 min. ago

Google might be working on Assistant-powered, smart headphones

According to the information from the latest beta of the company's Google app, extracted by 9to5Google, Google might be planning to launch smart, Assistant-equipped headphones.  SEE ALSO: Google writes a $50 million check to prep the world's wor.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News2 hr. 9 min. ago

Google Assistant-Powered Headphones Might be on the Way

Anyone remember the Moto Hint? The Hint was an ambitious accessory from Motorola in 2014 that wanted to be your in-ear assistant at all times. It was a single earbud that was voice activated and could give you directions, check on recent notification.....»»

Category: mobileSource:  droidlifeRelated News2 hr. 9 min. ago

Verizon throttles video for good with its not-so-unlimited plan

 It turns out that providing unlimited data is quite expensive. Ars Technica spotted that Verizon is revamping its plans and now sells you two kinds of unlimited data — Go Unlimited and Beyond Unlimited. (Disclosure: Verizon owns Oath, whi.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  crunchgearRelated News2 hr. 17 min. ago

Spyware backdoor prompts Google to pull 500 apps with >100m downloads

Google killed secret plugin download capability after being alerted by researchers. Enlarge (credit: portal gda) At least 500 apps collectively downloaded more than 100 million times from Google's official Play Market contained a secret backdo.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News2 hr. 25 min. ago

Verizon To Start Throttling All Smartphone Videos To 480p or 720p

Verizon Wireless will start throttling video streams to resolutions as low as 480p on smartphones this week. Most data plans will get 720p video on smartphones, but customers won't have any option to completely un-throttle video. From a report: 1080p.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News2 hr. 33 min. ago

Could Microsoft’s next Surface Book be coming in black?

A glimpse of a black Surface Book in an Intel teaser video has set the hybrid rumor mill spinning fast. Is Microsoft preparing to launch a new black model of its Surface Book hybrid featuring Intel’s latest CPUs? A teaser video from Inte.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated News3 hr. 1 min. ago