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Android App Reviews

SoundCloud gets waveform design and all-around improvements

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SoundCloud, the audio streaming and sharing service that’s become a favorite among artists looking to distribute their music, has updated its Android app. Most noticeable and important of todayR…

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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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Entertainment

OrbLive enables streaming video, including Hulu and Netflix, to Android phones

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Orb is finally making its way to Android. Yes, the company previously had some support for accessing locally-stored videos and photos on Android, but the main draw of the app – the ability to stream on-de…

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Android News

Netflix HD certification goes to TI OMAP 4 first

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When I met the folks from Texas Instruments and learned about their processor plans, they showed me a prototype device running Netflix. At the time, Netflix was confirmed only for devices with Qualcomm proces…

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Entertainment

Hulu Plus for Android now available – for a select few

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So a highly anticipated Android app walks into a bar and…oh, you’ve probably heard this joke before. Let’s get to the punchline: the Hulu Plus Android app is live and in effect in the Android Market…

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Multimedia

doubleTwist doubleTap allows wireless music sharing using NFC [Video demo]

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Music has so far been the talk of the town in San Francisco since Google announced its Music beta service at Google I/O 2011. That wasn’t the only hot tune on Android, however, because doubleTwist has show…

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Android

Google Music for Android now official. Music app updated now available

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Google Music lives. After keeping android phone owners on the edge of their keyboards for nearly a year, Google has finally confirmed that its cloud-based music streaming service will launch soon in the Unite…

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Multimedia

Match made in heaven, Shazam and Spotify to help you identify and stream new music

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Spoiler alert; this won’t be available yet in the US folks. It was inevitable that something like what Shazam and Spotify have teamed up to do was going to happen, it’s just a shame that I didn’…

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Tablets

Comcast to bring XFinity apps for streaming to Android tablets later this year

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Earlier today Comcast preceded their announcement with a press release of bringing 3,000+ hours of streaming movies, TV shows, and news content to tablet devices this year including the iPad and other Androi…

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Motorola

Motorola Mobility acquires cloud storage/streaming company for MOTOBLUR

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Motorola announced today that it has acquired Zecter, the company behind streaming storage service ZumoDrive and media streaming service ZumoCast. Motorola purchased the rights to Zecter’s techno…

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Entertainment

Spotify adds “major rework” of Android app

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The wondrous folks at Spotify haven’t saw fit to bless Americans with their great service, but Europeans can point and laugh at us as they enjoy their streaming music that has been redone to improve in man…

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Entertainment

DISH Remote Access streams live TV on Android

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A new application from DISH Network that promises to bring “TV everywhere” has popped up in the Android Market. The DISH Remote Access app streams practically anything available on your home net…

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Entertainment

Grooveshark Android update makes it a serious contender for best music streaming service

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Growing up in a pro-Florida State household, I’ve been trained to hate anything that stems from Gainesville, Fla. I’ll make an exception for Grooveshark, the music streaming service based in Ga…

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Multimedia

Rdio has plenty of on-demand songs to stream to Android [App Reviews]

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The people behind Rdio know that success won’t be easy. Not only are they competing with on-demand streaming services like MOG and Rhapsody, they are entering the music subscription game at a time when p…

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Multimedia

MOG brings unlimited streams and downloads to Android

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The Music On-Demand God? That’s not what MOG stands for, but it is what some people may believe about the online music streaming service that launches today in the Android Market. While there’s ce…

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