All Posts by Richard Devine

Google TV gets updated to Android 4.2.2, swifter updates promised for the future

Google TV gets updated to Android 4.2.2, swifter updates promised for the future

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Google TV also now moves on to the latest version Chrome, jumps onto the six-week regular Chrome update cycle Despite being omitted from the 3-hour Google I/O keynote completely, there is some good news coming out of San Francisco for Google TV. Google already pushed out the update to their YouTube app for the platform, but also announced today is the bump up to Android 4.2.2. And, with...

Google Play Game Services gets officially official at Google I/O and it's going cross-platform

Google Play Game Services gets officially official at Google I/O and it's going cross-platform

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The worst kept secret from Google just became officially official. Google Play Game Services has just been formally announced by Hugo Barra in San Francisco. We'll be taking a more detailed look at this later on, but the service centers around a few key elements: Cloud Save - progression and game states saved to the cloud and synchronized across devices.  Achievements...

Bringing it all together: Gmail, Drive and G+ Photos to share 15GB common storage

Bringing it all together: Gmail, Drive and G+ Photos to share 15GB common storage

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New 15GB shared storage replaces old 10GB for Gmail and 5GB for photos on Google+ and 5GB for Drive The Google goodies are already coming our way, before we even get to Google I/O. Announced today, no longer will your Gmail storage sit at 10GB for free, or 5GB on Google+ photos and Google Drive. Google has introduced a new, 15GB free allowance which covers all three products.  This is...

Loewe unveils Speaker 2go, portable Bluetooth and NFC capable speaker available in June

Loewe unveils Speaker 2go, portable Bluetooth and NFC capable speaker available in June

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Premium portable from German manufacturer Loewe to go on sale in June priced at £269 Anyone familiar with high-end home entertainment equipment will no doubts be aware of Loewe. Their products come with a price, but are always targeted towards the higher end of the market. They have dabbled in mobile compatible devices before, recently with the iOS AirPlay enabled AirSpeaker. Now though...