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Meerkat (Beta) now available to install for all users

Meerkat (Beta) now available to install for all users

Social video streaming app Meerkat has beaten the official Twitter video streaming service to Android, with the app now available to download for all users. If you’re not familiar with Meerkat, it’s a video streaming service which broadcasts your stream on Twitter. Hit the stream button within the app and it advertises your stream to your Twitter followers. If users[Read More…]

in Apps by at 10:47 pm on May 1, 2015
VLC for Android gets an update that enables background playback for video plus more
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VLC for Android gets an update that enables background playback for video plus more

VLC for Android is receiving an update which enables background playback for video, as well as a new look and a new file browser with other minor tweaks that resemble more Lollipop-like animations, and some under the hood performance improvements. Looking at the update notice over on Google Play, the update for VLC brings: 1.3.2 introduces quite a few changes[Read More…]

in Apps by at 6:13 pm on May 1, 2015
Shazam has announced its integration with Google Voice

Shazam has announced its integration with Google Voice

On the back of the announcement of wider ‘Ok Google’ integration today, Shazam has expanded on their inclusion as one of the first third-party Android apps to include the function. Android users who want to find out the name of a song or artist without the need to find the Shazam app within the smartphone can now simply ask their[Read More…]

in Apps by at 5:55 pm on May 1, 2015
Asus update ZenWatch with a new music app and additional functionality improvements
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Asus update ZenWatch with a new music app and additional functionality improvements

Asus has today begun adding more features for Zenwatch owners, rolling out an update to the ZenWatch Manager App, and adding another app aimed at allowing ZenWatch users the ability to create playlists and listen to music directly from their ZenWatch. First off, the updated Zenwatch Manager App includes a few new watch faces along with enabling a setting to[Read More…]

in Android Wear, Apps by at 5:22 pm on May 1, 2015
HTC adds more camera modes, including RAW support for the One M9 to their Camera app

HTC adds more camera modes, including RAW support for the One M9 to their Camera app

HTC’s Camera app has gained some more features in their latest update, pushing the camera a little bit more towards a professional level. The app has received a number of updates in function, but it’s the addition of the previously promised RAW photo support which has the highest levels of excitement. The update has been delivered through the Camera app[Read More…]

in Apps by at 5:12 pm on May 1, 2015
Google extends ‘Ok Google’ voice commands to third party applications
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Google extends ‘Ok Google’ voice commands to third party applications

Google Voice Commands are a mixed bag, you either love them or hate them. Google has been busy in the background expanding usability of voice commands to third party applications and today they’ve announced the first raft of apps to be included. From today, Google has announced that a selection of apps, including NPR, Flixster, TuneIn Radio and Shazam, will[Read More…]

in Apps, News by at 4:48 pm on May 1, 2015
Twitch Update: Chat mentions come to mobile app

Twitch Update: Chat mentions come to mobile app

The popular streaming network Twitch has updated their app to allow viewers on mobile devices to see when they have been mentioned in chat. The network allows gamers to stream their sessions around the world live for their friends and (depending on who they are) fans to view real time their successes and failures, incorporating a chat room allowing the[Read More…]

in Apps, News by at 12:44 pm on May 1, 2015