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Nexus Player Is the First Android TV Device, Pre-Orders Oct 17

Google today announced its first Android TV device will be the Nexus Player, a set-top streaming box made in partnership with Asus.<p>Android TV was first announced back in June, and is Google’s newest attempt to taking a hold of your living room, following the popular Chromecast and less successful …

Nexus 9 detailed for Android Lollipop release

This week the folks at Google have made a sly deal of releasing their next wave of devices, starting with the Nexus 9 tablet from HTC. This device …

The iPhone 6 Plus Wins The Longer Race

Apple’s new iPhones have been available for around a month now, and something interesting has happened with this generation: I’m forced to revisit my original reviews and change my initial impression based on later experience. After further testing of the two devices, I find the iPhone 6 Plus has …

Microsoft makes more money from Samsung than from Skype, Windows Phone, and Xbox combined

Android—the most widely-used mobile operating system in the world made by Google—actually owes a lot to patents owned by its erstwhile rival, Microsoft. There has been a lot of speculation about just how much Microsoft makes from royalty fees from Android handset users like Samsung and HTC. A …

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How to easily track Windows 10 build numbers

If you are a daily reader of Neowin, there is likely a good chance that you follow Windows 10 builds closely. And while Windows 10 build numbers …

Yahoo Could Do Search Because It Needs The Money

Yahoo could be getting back into the search game. Its long-suffering deal with Microsoft has underperformed, making recent revelations that the company is working on building new search products hardly surprising.<p>If the projects are serious — meaning they are more than experiments or attempts at …

Euro Secondhand Marketplace Vinted Raises $27M To Take On The Salvation Army

The clothes may be cheap, but prices for tech companies launching mobile and web-based marketplaces to sell secondhand and consignment clothing keep going up.<p>The latest company trying to get people to pop their tags virtually is Vinted, which raised $27 million in its second institutional financing …

PS4 update 1.6 release with Pulse headset compatibility confirmed for February 4 | Trusted Reviews

<b>UPDATE: Sony has announced that the PS4 Update 1.6 will be released tomorrow, February 4 and bring increased headset compatibility.</b><br>As of tomorrow, …

Red Google Nexus 5 all but confirmed as press images leak | Trusted Reviews

<b>The heavily rumoured red Google Nexus 5 has taken yet another step closer to reality as officially looking press images leak ahead of launch.</b><p>Having …

Monaco sign Dimitar Berbatov on final day of European winter transfer window

<b>STORY HIGHLIGHTS</b><p>Final day of European winter transfer window sees usual round of frantic trading<br>• Former Manchester United star Dimitar Berbatov goes from to Ligue 1 Monaco on loan<br>• Greece international striker Konstantinos Mitroglou signs for Fulham from Olympiakos<br>• EPL clubs have spent record of over …

Evernote Beta for Android Gets Hand Writing Support

Evernote is one of the best productivity application available at the moment, with support for almost every platform available.<p>Recently, the Evernote …

Sprint HTC One Gets Android 4.4 KitKat Blessing, But On Request

HTC has already announced that the Android 4.4 KitKat update is under carrier certification, and should hit the devices in the coming weeks — despite …

HTC One in Canada Gets Android 4.4.2 KitKat

Although HTC America’s President mentioned that Android 4.4 KitKat update is delayed for almost one to two weeks in the US and Canada, the latest set …

Android 4.4 Screenshots Leaked

Google’s latest operating system, Android 4.4 KitKat, is expected to launch on October 15th rather than 14th along with the purported Google Nexus 5. …

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