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Seven Impressive Vibe UI Touches We Loved in Lenovo Vibe Z2 Pro

Seven Impressive Vibe UI Touches We Loved in Lenovo Vibe Z2 Pro

One of the heartening trends of recent times has been the effort manufacturers are putting into the interfaces of their Android devices. Yes, we love stock Android, but we would be the last ones to object to additional features being added to the interface of a device, provided they make a positive impact on the user experience (simple English: if […]

     
 
 

Google Chromecast vs Amazon Fire TV Stick: How They Stack Up?

Google Chromecast vs Amazon Fire TV Stick: How They Stack Up?

Yesterday, Amazon has announced its newest media streaming device – the Fire TV Stick. With a much cheaper price than the original Amazon Fire TV, it was immediately described as a challenger to Google’s Chromecast and rightfully so, because it has a price of $39. So, if you’re not sure which of the two to buy, let’s compare their specs […]

 
     
 
 

Baton Allows Android Users to Backup and Sync Apps Across Multiple Devices

Baton Allows Android Users to Backup and Sync Apps Across Multiple Devices

A new startup, Nextbit, which is founded by Google veterans Tom Moss and Mike Chan and funded by Accel Partners and Google Ventures, has unveiled its first product: Baton, a service that allows the hand-off of apps between Android devices. Baton works through deep integration of the cloud into the operating system. So, for example, Android users can download a game, […]

     
 
 

10 Best Android Apps This Week

10 Best Android Apps This Week

The good news this week about our usual Android roundup has to do with iOS! Don’t be scared, I’m just merely informing you that our sister list covering the best new iPhone and iPad apps is back on track and you definitely shouldn’t miss it. Also, if you’re on Android, make sure you haven’t overlooked the list from our previous […]

     
 
 

Amazon Takes on Chromecast with $39 Fire TV Stick – Dual-core CPU, 1GB of RAM and 8GB of Storage

Amazon Takes on Chromecast with $39 Fire TV Stick – Dual-core CPU, 1GB of RAM and 8GB of Storage

Amazon has announced a new HDMI streaming device called the Fire TV Stick, and it’s actually already available for pre-order for a price of $39. Amazon Prime subscribers can make use of a special pricing on the stick for only $19, but this is valid just for the next 48 hours. It comes with most of the features of Amazon Fire TV, but […]

     
 
 

$149 Homeboy Secures your Home with Cameras That Stick to Walls

$149 Homeboy Secures your Home with Cameras That Stick to Walls

There are plenty home security systems to choose right now, but if you’re looking for something that’s really easy to install, let’s talk about Homeboy. Touted as ‘the world’s most accessible home security system’, this new product is a self-contained security system that runs on your existing Wi-Fi network, is completely wire-free, and doesn’t additional hardware to be set up. Homeboy lasts […]

     
 
 

Smart Alert Nightlight Calls you if it Detects Dangerous Smoke Alarms

Smart Alert Nightlight Calls you if it Detects Dangerous Smoke Alarms

Smoke alarms are already some cool and helpful tools to have inside your home, but here’s a new product which wants to make them much smarter.  Leeo’s new smart alert Nightlight is priced at $99 and gizmo that lets you know if your house is on fire when you’re not around. We all hope that this never happens, but it’s better to […]