Friday, January 17, 2014

The Android Realm Podcast Episode 166 Using All Of The Medias

Google likes automation, Google Now on your desktop, integrating your pictures and videos, and more!WebsiteTwitter - @pateln01Direct DownloadHeadlinesGoogle meeting with FDA regarding eye devices and heart condition diagnosticsGoogle purchases Nest for $3.2bYouTube gets improved Google+ comments moderation system via YouTube inbox (similar to old system)Google Drive updated to show activity stream for shared document changesGoogle Chrome for Windows 8 gets ChromeOS style integrationSchemer to be shut down by Google [users have until Feb 7 to export data]Google releases Wordpress plugin for easier Webmaster integration and adding Adsense ads to Wordpress sitesCyanogenMod installer released for MacGoogle Chrome (Canary build) gets early version of Google NowGoogle Maps gets 3D maps for cities across Japan (including Tokyo)AppsBeats Music (radio app) to release January 21 at $9.99/moFeedly updated to increase app speed, improved Nexus 7 interface, back button fixes, login with Google+, support for Galaxy Gear, enhanced themesGreenify updated to support non rooted phones via homescreen widgetMotorola Driving Assist updated to allowing sending SMS with voiceSamsung releases Winter Olympics 2014 app for only Samsung devicesGoogle Chrome gets update to add shortcuts to homescreen and data compression functionalityPandora app getting personalized station recommendations based on liked tracksFinal Fantasy VI released to Google Play - $15.99Google Play Movies & TV released for iOSGmail updated to allow starring contacts to automatically show up in the People appSpotify drops time limits on mobile apps (desktop as well) - premium users get higher quality audio and ad-free experienceDevicesHTC One X and One X+ not to get upgrades beyond Android 4.2.2Samsung Galaxy Note 3 starts getting Android 4.4.2 update in Poland (*via Kies)Samsung Galaxy S 4 Activ [AT&T] getting Android 4.3 updateGoogle Play Edition Moto G released - 8/16 gb modelsMoto X releasing to England (no word on MotoMaker yet)App Review - GalleryNext by CyanogenModIntegrates photos and videos between device and accountsIncludes Facebook, Flikr, Picasa, & DropboxCurrently in BetaThe Android Realm App ReviewGame Review - RobocopReleased ahead of 2014 movie launchPlay style similar to VirtuaCopStart with training missions to learn controls and game featuresUpgrade weapons and armorRuns on Android 2.1 and higherThe Android Realm Game ReviewQuick Tip - Google Now in Google ChromeCurrently requires Google Chrome Canary buildHow to EnableOpen Google Chrome Canary BuildEnter chrome://flags/#enable-google-nowSelect 'Enabled'Click 'Relaunch Now' at the bottom of your screenNotification bell shows up in taskbarGoogle Now Cards in ChromeGoogle Operating System Unofficial BlogWorks along side "stable" installation of Google ChromeThe Android Realm Quick TipSponsor - TweakedAudio7 great styles and colorsVery durable and noise reducingFree ShippingVisit and use promo code 'geek' for 1/3 off your order


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