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2014-06-25 16:24:51

SAN FRANCISCO, June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Announced today at Google I/O 2014, Gameloft, a leading global publisher of digital and social games, has optimized nine of its most popular games for Android TV, including Pocket Gamer's 2014 recipient of Android Game of the Year, Asphalt 8: Airborne, and 2014 Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Award and 2013 BAFTA Kids' Vote winner, Despicable Me: Minion Rush. Gameloft shows its continued dedication to gamers by bringing rescaled...

2014-06-25 16:21:04

GÖTEBORG, Sweden, June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Volvo Car Group joins the Open Automotive Alliance Volvo Car Group (Volvo Cars) has joined the Open Automotive Alliance to make the Android smartphone platform available to drivers through its new ground-breaking user interface. This move brings together one of the world's most progressive car companies and the world's most popular smartphone platform, developed by Google. To view the Multimedia...

2014-06-25 16:21:02

- A Honda demonstration vehicle is on display June 25-26 at Google I/O, Google's annual developer conference in San Francisco, CA TORRANCE, Calif., June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Building on a series of advancements aimed at improving the in-car technology experience for consumers, Honda will introduce select vehicles compatible with Android Auto(TM) in 2015. Honda is displaying a functional prototype at Google I/O 2014, the annual developer conference hosted by Google in San...

Google Declares Smartphones Could Be At Center Of Connected-Device Universe
2014-06-25 15:25:56

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online At its Google I/O conference on Wednesday, the tech giant showcased the latest version of its Android operating system and essentially declared that smartphones – powered by Android of course – would be at the center of its connected-device universe. This could provide connectivity with cars, fitness devices and even provide streaming video and game apps that would display via Android TV. Sundar Pichai, the head of Google's Android...

Take The Bore Out Of Long Videos Using New LiveLight Application
2014-06-25 14:58:38

Alan McStravick for redOrbit.com - Your Universe online The Vine video sharing app ensured people could become instant filmmakers without having to worry too much about the hassle of editing. Sure there are some interesting camera tricks that take some time and effort to make appear seamless over the allotted six-second films, but on the whole, Viner's tend to approach the art of film-making in the same way Seal Team 6 performs high-level target extractions: Get in and get out. But what...

2014-06-25 12:32:13

Showcases Advanced 3D Modeling, Visualization and Project Management Capabilities to Help Shape the Future of Mobile Devices SAN FRANCISCO, June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB) showcased today two concept apps running on the latest tablet platform of Google's Project Tango program, an initiative to give mobile devices a human-scale understanding of space and motion. The Trimble concept applications, SketchUp Scan and Trimble Through The Wall, demonstrate potential new...

2014-06-25 12:26:10

New wine app customized for Android devices now available on Google Play, with geo-fencing capabilities and personalized recommendations. SAN FRANCISCO, June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hello Vino, Inc. today announced the availability of the new Hello Vino Wine Assistant app for Android devices, adding more than 140,000 store and restaurant locations in the U.S. to its wine recommendation service. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140625/121354 The Hello Vino app is an all-in-one...

2014-06-25 12:25:08

Camera360 Reveals A Brand New Member Center and ID Photo Camera Feature As Part of their 5.2 Update For Mobile Devices CHENGDU, China, June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Pinguo Inc, the developer behind the successful Camera360 App, announces the release of the latest update for their flagship App. In order to further enhance the mobile camera experience, the 5.2 version of Camera360 introduces a host of new features including a completely redesigned Member Center and the introduction...

2014-06-25 08:24:23

Parks Canada's own team members to collect Northern and remote images for Street View Project OTTAWA, June 25, 2014 /CNW/ - The Honourable Leona Aglukkaq, Minister of the Environment and Minister responsible for Parks Canada, today announced that, this summer, Google and Parks Canada's own team members will capture breathtaking panoramic images in more of Canada's national parks and national historic sites - including some of the country's northern national parks. In the coming months, some...

2014-06-24 23:07:38

Spreadsheet-inspired Project Tool Available for All GSA Employees and on GSA Schedule GS-35F-0074S for Other Government Agencies to Easily Purchase Bellevue, WA (PRWEB) June 24, 2014 Smartsheet, the collaborative work management tool used by more than 45,000 paying organizations and millions of users worldwide, today announced that the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) has selected Smartsheet as its online collaborative project management tool, and that it is now available for...


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The History Of Wearable Technology
2014-06-24 10:20:15

Wearable technology, which includes wearable devices, tech togs, and fashionable electronics, consists of articles of clothing and/or accessories that incorporate computer and advanced electronic technologies. Designs often incorporate practical functions and features, but may also have a purely critical or aesthetic agenda. Today, wearable devices are exploding onto the market, with everything from smart glasses (Google Glass) to smart watches (Samsung Galaxy Gear) on the rise. As for...

Larry Page
2013-09-17 12:57:55

Lawrence "Larry" Page, born March 26, 1973 is an American computer scientist and Internet entrepreneur who is the co-founder of Google, alongside Sergey Brin. As of 2013, Page's personal wealth is estimated to be $23 billion (US), ranking him #20 on the Forbes 400 list of the 400 richest Americans. Page is the inventor of PageRank, the foundation of Google's search ranking algorithm, and he and Brin own approximately 16 percent of Google's stock. Page was born in East Lansing, Michigan....

Kobo Arc
2014-01-12 00:00:00

The Kobo Arc is a tablet computer produced and released by Kobo Inc. in November, 2012. It has a 7-inch screen and uses Android Ice Cream Sandwich operating system. It is the second model produced by Kobo, the first was the Kobo Vox. It comes in black or white with Wi-Fi, a micro USB port, a headphone jack, and dual speakers. It has a dual core CPU, 1 GB Ram, and 16, 32, or 64 GB of storage. It has a rechargeable battery with ten hours of reading and two weeks stand by. It is capable of...

Nexus S
2014-01-12 00:00:00

The Nexus S is a smartphone produced jointly by Google and Samsung and released in the US on December 16, 2010. In other areas of the world it steadily became available; UK December 22, 2010; Canada April 7, 2011; Serbia April 4, 2011; and Thailand April 1, 2011. The Nexus S is produced in four variations, the GT-I9020, which uses Super AMOLED, the GT-I9023 that uses Super Clear LCD, The SPH-D720 using the 4G network, and the SHW-M200 released for the Korean market specifically. The phone...

Nexus One
2014-01-12 00:00:00

The Nexus One is the first generation of Nexus phones. It is a Google smartphone manufactured in Taiwan by the HTC Corporation. Tests began on the Nexus One on December 12, 2009, but Google did not confirm the phone to be sold at that time. However, it became available on January 5, 2010, and uses the Android open source mobile operating system featuring voice to text technology. The Nexus one features a 3.7 inch touchscreen, originally using AMOLED, but on July 26, 2010, the Nexus One...

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Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.