Google Cast for Audio: What You Need to Know

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The Google Chromecast was one of the most popular media streaming devices last year. A small HDMI dongle that delivered all your content to the big screen, but audio wasn’t its strong point. That’s where Google Cast for Audio comes in, a new service and technology integrated into speakers that was just revealed this morning […]

How to Watch NFL Playoffs on Android

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The NFL playoffs technically kicked off this weekend with wildcard games, and as more NFL playoff games get under way those looking to watch it live on their Android smartphone or tablet, we have you covered. Today we have the Cincinnati Bengals vs Indianapolis Colts going on as we speak, and tonight the Detroit Lions […]

How to Watch Blocked Content from Other Countries

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Because of content licenses, streaming services and other video content websites have to put restrictions on who can watch what, but here’s how to get around that. One of the best examples of blocked content comes from Hulu, which blocks other countries besides the US from viewing its content. NBC does this as well with […]

Get Your Kids to Bed Early This New Year’s Eve with Netflix

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A huge portion of parents in the United States will bring in the New Year’s Day at home with their children instead of heading off to a local bar or friend’s party. For those users, Netflix is rolling out an on-demand countdown with one of its animated stars so that subscribers to get their children […]

Microsoft Store Slashing Half on Xbox Music Pass Tomorrow

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For one day only Microsoft Store shoppers will get the best deal ever on a year of Microsoft’s Xbox Music Pass subscription. Earlier today the company revealed it’ll end its 12 Days of Deals promotion in the United States with a half off sale on entire years of Xbox Music Pass. The half off Xbox […]

Amazon Prime Now Launches with 1-Hour Deliveries

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While services like Amazon Prime and Google Shopping Express are being enjoyed by millions of happy customers, many want online orders delivered even faster. This morning, Amazon made shopping even quicker by announcing the all new Prime Now package, with the promise of deliveries of essential goods within 1-hour. Amazon Prime Now is a brand […]

Netflix Offline Playback Is Never Going to Happen

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Netflix is one of the most popular streaming services available, but don’t expect to be able to watch Netflix content offline. Many users enjoy streaming services that allow you to save certain content for offline use so that you can watch or listen to it if you don’t have a WiFi or data connection. Spotify […]

Apple Pay Support Rolls Out at First NBA Stadium

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Apple Pay is now available at Amway Center, the home of the Orlando Magic, making it the first NBA stadium to support Apple Pay. Apple Pay support will officially launch on Friday during a game against the Utah Jazz, and it’s a partnership with Chase that is making this happen. Spectators will be able to […]

Android Remote Check Deposit Apps

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These days more and more payments are all done on mobile, and the use of physical paper checks is on the decline. That being said, paper checks still serve a big purpose these days, and here we want to round up a list of mobile apps that allow for automatic mobile or remote check deposits […]

Apple Pay Support Expands with New Banks

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Apple Pay launched back in October alongside the iOS 8.1 update for iPhone and iPad users. The new payment platform already has a handful of major banks that support it, as well as a growing list of retail stores. However, one big roadblock has been bank support, with only a few big-name banks supporting Apple’s […]

Apple Store PayPal Support Arrives

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Apple updated its online store to finally accept PayPal as a payment method on top of credit and debit cards. This change applies to the online Apple Store in both the US and the United Kingdom. PayPal was actually already a payment option in the iTunes Store, but this is the first that we’re seeing PayPal […]

Spotify Premium Deal Offers Great Price for New Users

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Spotify is one of the most popular music streaming services on the market right now, and for a limited time, new users can take advantage of all its features for next to nothing. New users can sign up for Spotify Premium for just $0.99 per month for the first three months, which gives you more […]

How to Stop Gmail from Adding Events to Google Calendar

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About a month ago, Google added a capability to Gmail and Google Calendar that allows Gmail to automatically add events it see in your email to your Google Calendar. Here’s how to disable that feature. The feature scans your Gmail email and automatically creates new events based on emails you receive that include dates and […]

Xbox Music Black Friday 2014 Deal Brings 100 Free Albums

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Users of Microsoft’s Xbox Music subscription service and online music store are getting the ultimate Black Friday 2014 deal. As part of its holiday promotions, Microsoft is giving Xbox Music users 100 free albums and deep discounts on other albums too. Microsoft itself has yet to announce the music. Instead, news of them comes by […]

YouTube Music Streaming Service Launching Next Week

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It was only a matter of time, but YouTube is officially launching its own streaming music subscription service next week to take on the stock of existing options like Spotify, Rdio, iTunes Radio, and Pandora. The service will be called YouTube Music Key, and as you may have guessed, the service revolves around streaming music […]

Nexus Android 5.0 Lollipop Release Date: What Not to Expect

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With a Nexus Android 5.0 Lollipop release date all but confirmed for early November, we want to take a look at what we do not expect from the Nexus 10, Nexus 4, Nexus 10, and Nexus 7 Android 5.0 Lollipop release date from Google. Google’s Android L update was first announced as Android 4.4 KitKat’s […]

Spotify Family Plan Will Help Families Save Big Soon

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Music subscription service Spotify isn’t holding back as it tries to become the world’s largest provider and give Spotify Free users new reasons to sign up for its paid plans. Today Spotify revealed Spotify Family, a new way for a family of five to save big on the costs of subscription music for everyone. Spotify […]

HBO Web-Only Subscription Arriving Next Year

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HBO users have been begging for it for years now, but the premium cable network is finally giving in and will offer users web-only subscriptions starting at some point next year. This means that viewers can pay for HBO and watch all of its great shows without having to pay for cable. Currently, the only […]

HTC Eye & HTC Re Come Stuffed With Camera Features, Promise

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The Ultrapixel cameras inside the HTC One and HTC One M8 already made it apparent that HTC was focusing on imaging as a way to help its devices stand out from the iPhones and Android devices it competes against. Now it’s backing that stance on quality camera technology and sensors with two new devices and […]

New Hulu for iPhone Works With Xbox One

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Microsoft may have only recently added wireless display technology to its Xbox One console, but already apps like the new Hulu for iPhone app are taking advantage and allowing users to stream their favorite television shows and movies directly to Microsoft’s entertainment console Hulu announced the new Hulu for iPhone app in a blog post […]