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Entertainment

Sonos Controller for Android updates app with tablet UI

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Sonos owners finally have the ability to control their music players from a proper tablet app. While the Sonos Controller for Android has been compatible with Android for some time now, it was only functional b…

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Multimedia

XBMC ported to Android, will soon offer yet another home entertainment media player option

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XBMC is coming to Android, and not in just a remote control app like we’ve seen in the past. “Not a remote, not a thin client; the real deal,” the team announced in a blog post. “XBMC can b…

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Sony Mobile

Sony Xperia Ion media dock hands-on: Android on your TV with HDMI-out

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Considering the flood of announcements coming from Sony Mobile this week, it doesn’t surprise me that the media dock that will be released with the upcoming Xperia Ion has been so overlooked. After all,…

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Sony Mobile

Sony Entertainment Network expanding to one-stop media service to Android, web, and PS3

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Sony Entertainment Network aims to be the central service for your entertainment needs. Many services, one login. It’s the same model that has helped Amazon create an ecosystem of books, movies, and mu…

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Android App Reviews

Univision Android apps for TV and radio are now en el Android Market

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Spanish-language broadcast network Univision has released its official Android apps for television and radio. Both apps provide tremendous access to Univision, adding plenty of content geared for either…

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Entertainment

Skifta now streams music, photos, and video to and from Android devices over 3G or Wi-Fi

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After being in beta for several months as a streaming service for DLNA, Skifta has graduated to “gold status” as a full-fledged product for Android. Now anyone with a compatible Android 2.2 or hig…

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Google TV

Viacom now blocking Google TV; no more Colbert or Jersey Shore for you.

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The general conclusion of the Google TV review is that this is a good entertainment system that you probably shouldn’t buy yet. Now, there’s even less reason to purchase because so many media comp…

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Entertainment

PowerAmp arrives to save Android 2.1+ users wanting a better media player

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PowerAMP has been in beta for a few weeks, and it has won quite a few fans in its limited release. Now that it’s available in the Android Market, the number of converts to this high-powered media player is su…

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Android Apps

Android Apps Alert #38: More Media and Move Miles edition

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Sunday is Android Day here at Androinica.com. That means today is the day that we highlight some of the best new Android games and apps to debut on Android this week. We browse the Market, field requests from deve…

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Android Devices

Acrhos 32 Internet Tablet gets real with FCC filing and user guide

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We reported a leak last week about the Archos 32 media player (part of the Gen8 series) and its amazing codec support, hardware specs, and low, low price tag. It looks like a new FCC filing and user guide are makin…

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Tips

HTC Sync adds media option to PC-to-phone software

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HTC has added media to the list of content that can be transfered to your device using its HTC Sync desktop program. The 3.0 version, currently available only for Wildfire users on a PC, can work with “popu…

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Android Apps

Clicker arrives at Android party bearing few gifts

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Clicker is a great tool on the desktop because it crawls the web and discovers streaming video sources in one place. Rather than bounce from site-to-site to discover what’s available, Clicker.com atte…

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Multimedia

LoKast brings wireless media sharing to Android and iPhone

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“Is there an app that lets me share files with my friends wirelessly?” We get that question a lot, and we typically say “No.” We can finally give a cautious “Yes” when it comes to media files. LoKast &…

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Android Tutorials

How to use XBMC Android Remote to control your computer’s music, movies, and photos

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XBMC has released an official remote app for Android. I could tell you about all the great things about this beta app available for Android 1.5 and higher, but let me cut to the chase and give you the Cliff Notes: it…

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doubleTwist adds Android Market browsing to Windows app?

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It looks like the latest version of doubleTwist now includes in-app browsing of the Android Market. Though doubleTwist added a web-based Market browser, only Mac users of the media syncing and conversion too…

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