Android

Chromecast gets support for Twitch, Disney Channel, and more

Chromecast owners have some new content they can start watching on their TVs. Google has announced that Chromecast has gained some new family friendly and music options for streaming. Kids will be happy to hear that WATCH Disney, WATCH Disney Junior, and WATCH Disney XD apps are now available.

OneNote now available for Android Wear

The recently concluded IFA 2014 in Berlin has reinforced what many are saying that we are entering the ear of the wearable, as smartwatches took center stage. A lot of developers have also been coming up with wearable-friendly apps or making exisitng apps relevant to health bands, smartwatches and the like. Microsoft is now getting on the Android Wear "revolution", by making its note-taking app One Note available for smartwatches that are running on the platform.

KittenTaxi combines cats and guns in a fun, racing shooter game

Cats are cute. No wonder YouTube is full of cat videos getting millions of views because people love them, proving that the ‘Internet is made for cats’. But when cats turn to robbers, how do we react? Well, it’s different in the case of this cat burglar game, we can still find the kitten cute even if it robs a bank and tries to avoid the cops.

Goat Simulator for Android makes your goat dreams a reality

Anyone can be a goat. That’s what the Goat Simulator for Android wants us to believe. App developer Coffee Stain Studios knows your dreams of becoming a goat so it brings the latest in goat simulation technology. All you need to do is download the app on your Android device and voila, you’re a goat that can wreck stuff and cause as much destruction.

Google renames Maps Engine Lite into My Maps

Summer is almost over in most parts of the world so you might be planning your next vacation. Thanksgiving and the holiday season are upcoming and we’re sure that you’re already daydreaming where to go next. There’s the Google Maps Gallery to check out and give you ideas of interesting tourist spots in different countries.

The Force is strong in LEGO Star Wars Yoda Chronicles game

The new Star Wars movie may still be a couple of years away, but as early as now, they have been drumming up attention for the much beloved franchise, especially for this new generation. Disney has been airing several TV specials featuring Jedi Master Yoda and even Phineas and Ferb have gotten in on the action. And now LEGO has released a new Star Wars game for Android devices with The New Yoda Chronicles.

HTC One M8 has a special UEFA Champions League edition

Football (soccer) fans are all aflutter as Champions League football for this season officially started just a few hours ago. HTC celebrates Europe’s biggest club competition by announcing their special Champions League edition of their current flagship, the HTC One M8. No, it doesn’t mean that you’ll become as good a football player as Messi or Ronaldo when you have this phone, but it will definitely show other people you’re a true blue football (soccer) fan.

Galaxy Note 4 pre-orders kick off in China and the UK

If you have been counting the days until you can get your hands on the new Galaxy Note 4, we have some good news today. The Galaxy Note 4 is now up for pre-order for fans of the smartphone in China and the UK. If you want one of these on launch day, you really need to pre-order, as they will likely be hard to get for a while.

Microsoft has Universal Mobile Keyboard for your mobile devices

If you are like most people in this mobile generation, you almost always have a smartphone, a tablet and a laptop with you whenever you’re traveling or just moving from one meeting to another. The problem sometimes is that you want to use both your smartphone and tablet as more than just a device that you slide or swipe through, but like you would a regular laptop or desktop. Microsoft is proposing a solution to that with its new Universal Mobile Keyboard.