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

Alphabet"s Sidewalk Labs will build a futuristic tech world in Toronto

Alphabet's Sidewalk Labs will develop a futuristic, billion-dollar community along a sizable swathe of Toronto's waterfront. On Wednesday, the City of Toronto and Sidewalk Labs  — which is the urban innovation arm of Google's parent compan.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News5 min. ago

Google investigates the Oreo update that killed text messages on some Pixels

Google’s Pixel and Nexus phones are the only Android devices that currently run Android 8.0 Oreo. As exciting as that might be for Android users looking to use Google’s most recent Android release, some of them have been experiencing a strange te.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  bgrRelated News21 min. ago

Amazon is offering $50 of Google Play credit for only $45 [DEAL]

You can grab a $50 Google Play Gift Card for only $45. Pretty good deal if you're looking to pick up some movies to take advantage of Movies Anywhere......»»

Category: asiaSource:  phandroidRelated News49 min. ago

This app scans your dick pics, but for, you know, good reasons

It's hard out there for a sexter. Living life fast, easy, and one poorly lit pic at a time sure sounds like fun, but what happens when the hackers come a' knocking? Your unmentionables end up on the deep web, that's what.  Unless, if headline-gr.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News1 hr. 12 min. ago

The Pixel 2 has a hidden dark mode Google isn’t telling anyone about

The Pixel 2 still hasn't been released, but reviewers are already uncovering the phone's, ahem, darkest secrets. Android Oreo has the ability to change the phone's theme to match your background image, so if you use a dark background on the Pixel 2.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  bgrRelated News1 hr. 20 min. ago

Latest Authy beta now features fingerprint support for extra security

Authy has just released a new beta of their app that allows you to use a PIN and your fingerprint sensor to protect your 2-factor authentication codes on your device......»»

Category: asiaSource:  phandroidRelated News1 hr. 20 min. ago

Use Google Home to stream your favorite YouTube TV content and free Chromecast

Google has announced that users can now use their Google Home device to stream YouTube TV, provided that a Chromecast is connected to the TV......»»

Category: asiaSource:  phandroidRelated News1 hr. 20 min. ago

Miami Police Union President Javier Ortiz, who harassed woman on Facebook, promoted to Captain

Do a Google search on Javier Ortiz and Miami and you'll read about a cop who has gotten in trouble numerous times for things that would get most people fired or jailed. But Lt. Ortiz, president of the Miami Police Union, just got promoted to Captain......»»

Category: topSource:  boingboingRelated News1 hr. 21 min. ago

Heart rate data app Cardiogram officially launches for Android Wear

Cardiogram announced it launched for Android Wear in the Google Play Store. The app can show you minute-to-minute heart rate, diet, exercise, workouts, track spikes related to stress, and more. The post Heart rate data app Cardiogram officially launc.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News1 hr. 49 min. ago

Sony to publish indie games on Nintendo Switch and PC

The console wars are not over, but there are some signs that collaboration may yet win out. While Sony continues to opt out of the "Better Together" Minecraft initiative to bring cross-platform play to all platforms, it looks to be making ga.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  engadgetRelated News1 hr. 56 min. ago

How to put posters on a wall without holes

I'm not sure why Google translate thinks a magnet (磁石) is a "masturbation stone" but this is a good tip, nevertheless. Simply tape paper clips to the wall and then secure your poster with small masturbation stones. [via Lifehacker]I'm not sure.....»»

Category: topSource:  boingboingRelated News1 hr. 57 min. ago

Racecar Drivers Get in a Fist Fight After Collision on the Anderson Speedway [VIDEO]

These two racecar drivers take road rage to a whole new level. Saturday night, the Anderson Speedway hosted a racing event that ended in a fist fight and two drivers handcuffed in the back of police cars. The night’s penultimate race began as u.....»»

Category: autoSource:  thenewswheelRelated News2 hr. 12 min. ago

YouTube TV voice control arrives via Google Home

YouTube TV subscribers now have the option of controlling the service using their voice via a Google Home device. The new support has arrived for the Google Home and Google Home mini; it’ll also be available on the Google Home Max once it is av.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  slashgearRelated News2 hr. 12 min. ago

Sonos One vs PLAY:1 – The 411 on the newest Alexa speaker

It’s the season of smart speakers, but the Sonos One has a strong pitch for being your voice-driven media player of choice. As we found in our full review, despite a few teething pains the Amazon Alexa-powered speaker adds an impressive new dim.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  slashgearRelated News2 hr. 12 min. ago

Apple still hasn’t admitted it’s working on a self-driving car, but this video says otherwise

Apple still hasn’t admitted it’s working on a self-driving car, but this video says otherwise.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  bgrRelated News2 hr. 12 min. ago

Google’s AlphaGo AI is now teaching itself how to be smarter than humans

AlphaGo, the board-game-playing AI built by Google's DeepMind subsidiary, just got a huge update, making it smarter — and potentially creepier — than ever before. In a paper published in Nature, the company reveals that the newest version of the.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  bgrRelated News2 hr. 12 min. ago

9to5Toys Last Call: Best Buy 3-Day Tech Sale, eero 802.11ac Mesh Wi-Fi System $280, iTunes $1 Movie Sale, more

Keep up with the best gear and deals on the web by signing up for the 9to5Toys Newsletter. Also, be sure to check us out on: Twitter, RSS Feed, Facebook, Google+ and Safari push notifications. more….....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  9to5macRelated News2 hr. 12 min. ago

There’s now a song about the sticky MacBook keyboard to get stuck in your head [Video]

Jonathan Mann of ‘Song a Day’ fame has a new hit on his hands. “I Am Pressing The Spacebar and Nothing Is Happening” is his latest jingle, and it’s a brilliant tune about keys on the MacBook keyboard having a tendency to.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  9to5macRelated News2 hr. 12 min. ago

Samsung teams up with Google to bring ARCore to Galaxy devices

Today, Samsung and Google announced a partnership to bring ARCore to Galaxy smartphones. This is a huge step in ARCore being a viable competitor to Apple's ARKit......»»

Category: asiaSource:  phandroidRelated News2 hr. 12 min. ago

Samsung looks to take on Alexa and Google Assistant with Bixby 2.0

Samsung wants to take on Amazon's Alexa with Bixby 2.0, they've announced the second iteration of their digital assistant will be more open and will feature more useful interactions with smart devices......»»

Category: asiaSource:  phandroidRelated News2 hr. 12 min. ago