Author Archives: Dan Bartram

Koushik Dutta gets AllCast to work with Amazon FireTV

The popular app developed by Koushik Dutta which allows any media to be streamed to the Google Chromecast and Apple TV has just been demonstrated streaming content to the new Amazon FireTV. The developer explains that under the Amazon FireTV user interface sits a bunch of API’s similar to Chromecast. Whilst there are no actual……Read More…

Android TV interface and details leaked

It seems Google is not stopping at the Chromecast when it comes to taking over your living room since a whole load of screenshots have surfaced on the internet showing software called Android TV running on new hardware. Unlike Chromecast, Android TV seems to go directly after the newly announced Amazon FireTV and Apple TV……Read More…

CyanogenMod 11.0 M5 Release hits servers, ready for download

CyanogenMod 11.0 M5 has begun hitting the community distribution channel ready for download bringing a whole bunch of features. M5 releases aren’t nightlies, or even stable releases pursue, more like semi-stable releases of CM11 for select devices, offeirng the perfect blend for those users who like to be on the cutting edge of technology but……Read More…

ShowYou video discovey app adds Chromecast support

Remixnation have today added Chromecast support to their iOS and Android app ShowYou, allowing you to push interest-curated online videos to the big screen. ShowYou helps find the most interesting online videos based on your interests and what your friends share on social media. The picked videos then get arranged into a lineup programmed around……Read More…

Verizon’s HTC One Max KitKat with Sense 5.5 update landing Monday

HTC’s executive director of product management today announced that the Android 4.4.2 update for the One Max on Verizon has received approval from the carrier and is therefore beginning its deployment as of Monday. Alongside the Android 4.4.2 update, Sense 5.5 will also be bundled for the One Max users which includes a number of……Read More…

How To: Stream Spotify, Pandora, and Rdio to your ROCKI with AirAudio

ROCKI has finally finished its Kickstarter campaign having completely nailed their target and units are beginning to find their way to the backers of the project. The kind team over at ROCKI have provided AndroidGuys with a review unit so be sure to look out for that in the near future. However, whilst we’re busy……Read More…

Galaxy S5 Zoom leaked in new image

A leaked image that has found its way onto the web claiming to be the Galaxy S5 Zoom could be the real deal, offering the first look at the latest smartphone and camera hybrid from Samsung. The Galaxy S5 Zoom is expected to feature a 20-Megapixel camera with 10x optical zoom, Xenon flash and OIS……Read More…

Intel unveils 64-bit kernel for Android 4.4 KitKat

Intel has officially announced that they have completed early work on an Android 4.4 KitKat kernel that support a 64-bit architecture. With this release, the company ported, validated and tested the Android Open Source code on [Intel Architecture], taking on the work that developers typically would need to do on their own. This release will……Read More…

TomTom launches smartwatch for runners

TomTom have launched a smartwatch which is dedicated for runners, but at a premium price. The integrated heart monitor will mean runners will no longer have to strap a chest band on each time they want to monitor their heart. In addition, as you’d expect, the TomTom smartwatch features the company’s signature feature of GPS……Read More…