Excited for Android TV? Then you should get ready by downloading and installing the Android TV Remote Control app for Android. The app will allow you to use your Android phone or tablet as an Android TV remote.
Google had just released Slides, an app for presentations and an alternative to Microsoft's PowerPoint, in the Play Store. The move is the latest to break out the editing functionality away from Google Drive, which will now be used primarily for storage, and have separate apps for each of the Office alternatives.
PayPal has announced an app for Android Wear. The app will initially roll out to PayPaly's beta community, eventually rolling out to all Android Wear devices in the coming weeks. The app will let users check in to pay at local stores, redeem offers, receive payment notifications, all on their Android Wear device. PayPal also posted some screenshots of the app.
Hotel Tonight has just announced mobile check-in and keyless entry for Android customers. Hotel Tonight is the popular travel app that connects empty hotel rooms to spontaneous travelers at the last minute. Rooms can be booked the same day and usually with average savings of 30 percent off the regular price.
Gameloft has announced that they have optimized nine of their games for Android TV, announced today at Google I/O. The titles will take advantage of the larger screen real estate of televisions when Android TV launches.
As part of its Google I/O 2014 conference, the company has released a new video that shows how Android will soon find itself on many devices, including televisions, smartwatches and cars in addition to smartphones and tablets.
Microsoft has released a new version of its OneDrive app for Android devices that, among other things, now allows for the automatic uploads of any videos on a user's smartphone to their OneDrive cloud storage account.
Garage door maker LiftMaster has announced a new partnership with Google subsidiary Nest that will enable the company's MyQ app to work with the thermostat so it can better regulate heating and cooling use in the home.
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