As Chromecast spreads beyond the US border we take a look at what it can do, how it measures up to the competition, and what’s on the horizon in this space. Should you buy Chromecast now, or wait for something better?
Sony has launched a new camera app with an interesting feature, while taking a photo, it listens to the world around you and automatically converts any recognized words into speech balloons within the image. The app is called Voice Balloon Photo and is available now for Sony’s Xperia devices running Android 4.4 KitKat.
Google is rolling out an update to Play Services, the collection of interfaces that Android developers can use to easily add new features to their apps.
As Google continues to slowly push away from SD cards, we wonder: what’s your preferred method of storage: SD cards or the cloud? Join us as we discuss the matter!
CrucialTec is preparing to launch its new display technology, which may finally usher in the promised era of bezel-less smartphones. But how does the company’s new technology work?
The next battleground for platform dominance looks set to be cars. Google’s Open Automotive Alliance will clash with offerings from Apple, Microsoft, and others. How can Android secure a place in your automobile?
The wearable technology market is starting to take off with a wave of fitness trackers, smartwatches, and smart glasses on the way. Now Google is about to release an Android wearables SDK we take a look at what it means, how quickly wearables could take off, what’s on the horizon right now, and ask whether Google might be tempted to weigh in with some hardware of its own.
The two hottest smartphones of the moment are clearly the Samsung Galaxy S5 and the Sony Xperia Z2. Tech sites, social media, and blogs are teeming with comments favoring one device over another. The difference between them may be small, but for people planning a purchase in the following months, it’s important to know which is better.
So, what’s the hottest Android device of the moment? What would you pick between the Galaxy S5 and the Xperia Z2?
While many of us dream about the future potential of M2M and the internet of things, the reality is that there are many obstacles that stand in the way of this vision. What is the current state of M2M and the internet of things relative to data mining? Where do we stand?
In the first article of the Android Design Corner series we looked at the very basic definition of design, and where Android’s current state fell within those terms. Today we go beyond the basic definition and begin to lay the foundation for what design really is. Read on for more!