announced their Chromecast media-streaming dongle back at the end of July, it was met with tons of excitement. So much in fact, that they've been having a rather tough time keeping it in stock. It's been sold out and in and out of the Google Play Store for a few months, not to mention Amazon and Best Buy having the same troubles. Today though, Google finally has more.
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Facebook app for Android received an update yesterday on the beta channel, and one new feature is about to make the app rather intrusive. Auto-playing videos are quite possibly my least favorite things on the internet, and Facebook has decided to make that a thing on our mobile devices. Which could also cause a lot of data overage charges.
Google teased us all with a few details stating they were taking their Street View and Trekker program to one of the most beautiful archipelagos on Earth. That being the Galapagos Islands. Where we can enjoy the Sea Lions, some of the largest tortoises in the world, and clear sky-blue waters. Today the project is complete, and below is the entire stunning journey.
Nexus 5 which leaked on accident, and recent FCC filings have shared all the physical details we need. Now, all we're waiting for is a release date and more 4.4 details, a few of which we'll talk about below.
announcing a new beta tester program for Android users, Twitter has just pushed out a massive update to their app. It's a completely revamped version 5.0 beta, and so far we're big fans. The entire interface is new with Android-style tabs, slide-out navigation, and a decent action bar to name a few.
Hugo Barra, Microsoft wishing they were cool and had a Google Now, and other things, we wanted to mention some updates. As usual, there's too many to mention but a few important apps received updates today. As well as some we figured you sports and NFL fans might want to check out.
Google Now, which is amazing. Then over on iOS and the iPhone they have that mean lady Siri. Now Microsoft wants to join in on the virtual assistant excitement with a new project codenamed Cortana. Which will likely come with a different name once it arrives on Windows Phone devices.
Vodafone Germany. The carrier has confirmed that a hacker has stole data and account information on roughly 2 million customers. In a recent server attack in which the company says could have been an inside job, authorities are now hard at work trying to sort out all the details.
Moto X, to the iPhone 5c announced earlier this week with multiple color options. However, now that Apple unveiled their new Gold iPhone 5S, we're starting to see pictures emerge of an HTC One sporting a similar color.
Gameloft revealed plenty of their upcoming games and titles for Android, and one that was pretty popular is a new game called Total Conquest. With a similar feel to games we've seen before, you'll be able to build, train, and control an entire Roman Empire and Army. Today they've confirmed it will launch later this month.