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Game streaming service Twitch adds Chromecast support to their app

Game streaming service Twitch adds Chromecast support to their app

Game streaming service Twitch, who were recently purchased by Amazon – apparently gazzumping Google at the post if rumours are to be believed – has now added Chromecast support to their Android app. According to the Twitch Blog, the support has been an oft-requested feature, so now streamers can now access their favourite game players videos on the big-screen. There’s[Read More…]

by 9:22 am on September 17, 2014 1 comment Apps, Chromecast
HTC Nexus 9 Keyboard cover hits the NCC

HTC Nexus 9 Keyboard cover hits the NCC

The HTC built Nexus 9 is coming, that seems a certainty, and the existence of a Keyboard Cover accessory caused quite the positive stir when it leaked earlier this month. The keyboard cover looked great in the drawings provided, but look even better in the flesh, with the cover heading past the Chinese based National Communications Commission (NCC) for certification.[Read More…]

by 8:17 am on September 16, 2014 3 comments Apps
ABC adds Chromecast support to iview for iOS, Android app to get Beta support soon

ABC adds Chromecast support to iview for iOS, Android app to get Beta support soon

As a launch partner for Chromecast, the ABC sure has taken their sweet time adding Chromecast to their iview apps, but it’s finally here…for iOS, but fear not because Android support will be here soon. In a pair of tweets this afternoon, the ABC has announced their iOS app has been updated with Chromecast suppport, while their Android app will[Read More…]

by 6:21 pm on September 15, 2014 11 comments Apps, Chromecast
People’s Choice Credit Union become the second bank to use the Cuscal redi2PAY NFC payment solution

People’s Choice Credit Union become the second bank to use the Cuscal redi2PAY NFC payment solution

Cuscal has been leading the charge with Host Card Emulation (HCE) based NFC payments for Android phones, since launching their platform earlier this year. CUA were the first to embrace their NFC payments solution in their app in July, and now another bank, well, Credit Union this time has added their redi2PAY NFC solution to their app, with People’s Choice[Read More…]

by 11:53 am on September 14, 2014 6 comments Apps
EA announces SimCity BuildIt, coming soon

EA announces SimCity BuildIt, coming soon

EA Games has announced that it will soon be bringing SimCity BuildIt, a new game in the SimCity franchise, to Android and iOS. We’ve only got a very brief description about the game so far: The choices you make evolve your city in a variety of ways. Meet your citizens’ needs to keep them happy, or make questionable choices and[Read More…]

by 3:57 pm on September 12, 2014 1 comment Apps, News
HTC adds Lockscreen to Google Play as latest app to separate from Sense

HTC adds Lockscreen to Google Play as latest app to separate from Sense

HTC has been slowly adding their Sense apps to Google Play over the last six months, starting with Blinkfeed just prior to the launch of the HTC One M8 back in March. Now HTC has spun off their lockscreen to Google Play launching it as an update to existing Sense 6 devices. There’s not much to see here in the[Read More…]

by 2:54 am on September 12, 2014 1 comment Apps
Gameloft releases Spider-Man Unlimited into Google Play

Gameloft releases Spider-Man Unlimited into Google Play

Gameloft has seen some success with the last two movie tie-in games for the Amazing Spiderman, but today’s release won’t cost you a cent to try out. Gameloft has followed their usual freemium model and released Spider-Man Unlimited into Google Play for Free, with the usual ‘Offers in-app purchases’ addendum. The game contains a cell-shaded graphic style, which lets you[Read More…]

by 5:34 pm on September 11, 2014 4 comments Apps
Humble Mobile Bundle 7 launches with six games for a low-low price

Humble Mobile Bundle 7 launches with six games for a low-low price

The good folks over at the Humble Bundle are back again, this time launching the Humble Mobile Bundle 7, offering six games, with the promise of more to come, for one low-low price. If you don’t want to pay much at all, you can grab The Tiny Bang Story, Color Zen Premium and Heroes of Loot, or if you pay[Read More…]

by 8:27 am on September 11, 2014 1 comment Apps
Google launches Hangouts Dialer, enables data-based calling and updates Hangouts as well

Google launches Hangouts Dialer, enables data-based calling and updates Hangouts as well

Google has finally decided to start integrating Google Hangouts with its older sibling Google Voice. We started hearing murmurs about this yesterday but it seems we’ve woken up this morning to the news that it’s done. A new app, called Hangouts Dialer, has landed on the play store and it enables some cool new features inside Google Hangouts. Primarily, it[Read More…]

by 6:06 am on September 11, 2014 12 comments Apps, News
Latest Netflix for Android update adds Post-Play support for Chromecast

Latest Netflix for Android update adds Post-Play support for Chromecast

Were all doing it, well a lot of us anyway, circumventing geo-restrictions and watching a vast array of movies and TV from the US on Netflix, a large portion on Chromecast. Now Netflix has finally updated their app to include Post-Play support for Chromecast which they Netflix Binge-watchers celebrate! Netflix has finally added Post-Play support for Chromecast to their Android[Read More…]

by 8:13 am on September 10, 2014 3 comments Apps, Chromecast