Saturday, May 4, 2013

132 Now Cooler With A Chance Of Awkward

Headlines
  • Paranoid Android ROM adds Chat Heads notifications to all Android notifications
  • Google to cancel the Meebo bar on June 6
  • CyanogenMod 10.1 nightlies as of 4/29 start getting voice activated pictures built in
  • CyanogenMod confirms Samsung Galaxy S 4 has a locked bootloader
  • Google+ Sign-In for sites and apps coming to Google Search
  • Google+ Hangouts gets remote desktop functionality
  • Google Chrome (on desktop) gets Google Keep app
  • Shawnee, KS to be next up for Google Fiber
  • Gmail now allows adding to calender from e-mail
Apps
  • Player FM is a new discovery based podcast client
  • Wikimedia released
  • Yahoo! app updated with Seemly news
  • Official Weebly App released
  • Switch to Windows Phone by Microsoft aids in transition to Windows Phone - finds same or similar apps in Windows Phone Marketplace
  • Beautiful Widgets releases free version with in-app purchases
  • Angry Birds Friends released for more social gameplay (Facebook integration included)
  • Nook HD and Nook HD+ to get Google Play
Devices
  • Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 - 7” screen, 1.2ghz dual-core processor. 8gb or 16gb storage, 1.3mp front and 3mp rear camera, Android 4.1
  • Samsung Galaxy S 4 gets Cyanogenmod 10.1
Kindle Fire Pit
  • Lovefilm updated for PS3 - improved search and streaming
ROM Feature - CyanogenMod 10.1 - Voice Activated Camera
Game Review - Iron Man 3
  • Events take place after the events of Iron Man 3
  • Play as Tony Stark / Iron Man
  • Upgrade various Iron Man suits based on experience
  • Run Stark Industries
  • Confront various other enemies from the Iron Man universe
  • Google Play - Free
Competitor Circle
  • iOS
    • Google Now released to iOS
    • Wikimedia released
    • Vine updated to support the front facing camera and fix bugs
    • iOS updated to v. 6.1.4 to fix audio quality on speakerphone
    • YouTube Capture gets WiFi only upload
  • Windows Phone
    • Uber taxi app pulled from store
    • New Facebook Beta app released with improved timeline and support for hi-res pictures
    • Amazon Mobile updated with improved navigation for products
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