Tag Archive: Video


Video: Samsung Galaxy Nexus new commercial, how-to videos, and official tech specs from Google

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We know many of you have gone from excitement and anxiety to just plain upset. You want that shiny Samsung Galaxy Nexus in your hands already. So do we, and the waiting just doesn’t seem to end. To make your day a bit brighter (and to remind you that the phone is still coming soon), Google has just revealed some new videos and official tech specs straight from its  [Read More…]

Root your Kindle Fire, kiss Amazon streaming video goodbye

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By the way (if you haven’t already noticed this by now): If you root your Kindle Fire, Amazon’s streaming video will balk at you. The good news is it takes just a few seconds to unroot using SuperOneClick, and everything is both hunky and dory. Still, we’d prefer to not be thought of as potential pirates all the time, m’kay, Amazon?

 

Samsung Galaxy Nexus hands-on video and initial review

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After months of speculation and hype, we finally have the Samsung Galaxy Nexus, the first device to ship with the brand new Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich OS. The phone recently went on sale in the UK, and we’re hoping to hear something (anything) out of Verizon about the Nexus’s US availability over the next week or so. We’ve already given you a first look at the device based on pre-release units  [Read More…]

Using Google Music Android Market – easy as pie [Video]

Well, would you look at that: Google went and got itself a real-life music store. After months of only letting users upload their existing music collections to Google Music Beta, music fans can now increase their listening options directly through the Android Market.

Google Music is now open to everyone in the United States thanks to a simple solution for purchasing songs and albums  [Read More…]

Video: How the Droid RAZR was put together and how we can take it apart

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The Motorola Droid RAZR is about the thinnest Android smartphone to date, measuring a mere 7.1 mm in thickness. Having an extremely thin device does not mean you have to compromise power, though. The Droid RAZR comes packed with some of the best specs out there. And since current 4G LTE devices are relatively thick, you have to wonder how Motorola managed to make this possible.

It seems Motorola knows  [Read More…]

Ice Cream Sandwich Face Unlock feature tricked with a photo [Video]

Ice Cream Sandwich includes a feature that allows users to unlock the phone simply by looking at their device. A front-facing camera takes a look at the person holding the phone, compares that to the registered user, and unlocks only if the two faces match. Despite Android Developer Advocate Tim Bray saying a photo would not be good enough to bypass facial recognition, someone  [Read More…]

Video: Samsung Galaxy Nexus Face Unlock is cool, but is it secure?

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The Samsung Galaxy Nexus announcement was filled with excitement and long awaited news. After months of hype and rumors, we got to see everything the device and Ice Cream Sandwich have to offer. One of the most interesting features was Face Unlock, which uses face recognition technology to unlock the device.

This sounds amazing, and it’s definitely cool to show off to your friends. It might be a great conversation starter.  [Read More…]

Fuugo is here to aggregate your video and cure your boredom

Fuugo

Fuugo is a new app to the Android Market and brings along with it some pretty cool features for digging out the best video on the web from various sources such as Youtube, Break, TEDTalks and more. You can save searches, make playlists and even download some videos when enabled for offline viewing.  As the developers describe it:

Fuugo Video is the ultimate video convergence application for tablets and smart phones. Fuugo aggregates  [Read More…]

Dailymotion Video Stream app announced for Android

Dailymotion

There is a lot of streaming video services out there these days aside from Youtube. One of the more popular ones is Dailymotion. While Dailymotion has had a web launcher app available for quite some time now, they’ve gone ahead and scrapped all previous versions and released Dailymotion Video Stream — essentially, a full fledged Android app offering all of what you would expect.

A new UI is now in place, users can  [Read More…]

Video: Samsung VP shows off Galaxy Nexus for FOX News; still no release date or price info

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Still building hype for the Samsung Galaxy Nexus, the manufacturer and Verizon have told us nothing about the official price and release date. We’ve seen the phone in action and know about its awesome features. Its cases are already showing up in Verizon’s stores, but it seems we’ll have to wait a while longer to know when we can get our hands on this device.

Samsung Vice President of Prduct Planning  [Read More…]