Amazon Fire TV, Fire TV Stick, now have X-Ray for Instant Video

"It's that guy again! Wasn't he on...uhm...what was that show again?" Normally, when you watch a movie or show and this situation comes up, you pause the video (if you're on demand or on video streaming), get your phone or tablet, then try to search for specific terms that would eventually lead you to who that actor is. But it will take you a few minutes, maybe hours. Now if you have an Amazon device and Amazon Instant Video, it will just take you a few seconds.

Mobile carriers deleting some pre-installed apps from Galaxy S6

We have no idea exactly why mobile carriers in the United States are deleting several preloaded apps on the Galaxy S6 even when Samsung proudly announced at launch these mobile apps especially those from Microsoft. Some Galaxy S6 owners have reported that their units don't have some of the apps they were expecting to see. Verizon, AT&T, and T-Mobile are believed to have removed the apps before shipping them to consumers.

Space Marshals is a Western sci-fi tactical shooter, load up

Pixelbite Studios is based in Helsingborg, Sweden and is mostly known for futuristic racing games. They go in totally a different direction with this, their new project called “Space Marshals”. By design, it looks like a Western, but the storyline involves heavy sci-fi elements, and the gameplay is tactical shooting a la Metal Gear Solid. What do you get? A pretty enjoyable ride.

Chainfire ups beta of Flashfire, makes flashing that much easier

Everybody who tweaks their Android OS, or ones who use custom ROMs, know the risk, effort and hassle it takes to flash files to make your OS just so. Samsung and Nexus users will be familiar with ODIN, and maybe even Mobile ODIN, which you would use heavily in flashing these tweaks into your phone. Well, Chainfire is working on a simpler solution – an app called FlashFire, which will basically handle the flashing of these files in a simpler way.

EZ PZ RPG is a game that doesn’t need you that much

One of the big draws of casual mobile gaming is that you can play anytime you want, however short or long the time is. Casual games don’t require that much commitment from the player, that’s why they’re so convenient for mobile users. But when you go into the RPG genre, player and time commitment ramps up, and most people just don’t have the time. Enter EZ PZ RPG, the RPG game that basically plays itself.

Electro Rush is a Pong-like mobile game in 3D

Calling itself "the world's simplest game" may not seem like a great marketing hook (unless you're the type who likes the simplest of games), but that's what new Android game Electro Rush is calling itself. But while it may really be that simple, that doesn't mean it's that easy. And if you like the classic game Pong, this one is based on this, but this time in 3D and on mobile.

Save your city with Music in BeatDefense Android game

You've often heard it said that "music saves lives". Well, in this new Android game, they do mean that literally, or at least, digitally. BeatDefense is a fusion of a missile arcade game and Dance Revolution, but this time for your fingers. You need to defend your city by getting rid of all the missiles that want to eradicate everything, all with the power of rhythm. But don't worry, you're not supposed to dance your way out of trouble. You just go with the beat.

UR Mood Launcher knows your mood, location, and whereabouts

We’ve featured several app launchers already and we’re always on the lookout for more. The latest is this UR Mood Launcher that helps Android users to organize their homescreen and allows faster searching for apps. This efficiently manages apps by sorting them into profiles called UR moods that display apps based on one’s location or activity. You can easily create several UR moods depending on your frequently used apps at a certain place or schedule.

Angry Birds Go! ready for party mode, multiplayer gaming soon

I used to be a big fan of the Angry Birds franchise but after numerous game versions and expansions, there came a time that it made me want to barf. Well, there really is no stopping Rovio for making money with the very popular birds. Aside from Stella POP, Rovio now has Angry Birds Go! as one of its current bestsellers. Game now boasts more than 130 million downloads and the number could still increase with the new party mode.

LinkedIn Elevate helps makes your company even more social

If your company has a lot of employees active or even just present on LinkedIn, it is actually an opportunity for you to connect with various networks and also to elevate your company's standing, particularly if you're in the marketing and communications industry. But even if you're not, in this age where social means a whole lot, it is important that even your company has to be, well, social. A new product from LinkedIn helps you with that, in terms of curation, sharing and measuring the impact of these shared posts.