Tag: Videos

Videos: Nuart Aberdeen BBC Documentary

Our friends from Nuart Festival recently received another fantastic recognition – the 2nd edition of Nuart Aberdeen festival (covered) organized in collaboration with Aberdeen Inspired, was captured in the Obair Ealain (Street Art) documentary by BBC ALBA. Shot on location during the duration of the 2018 edition of the festival, and narrated in indigenous Gaelic, the 60min feature […]

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GoPro unveils Hero7 line with enhanced image stabilization, live streaming [APK download]

Daredevils open your wallets: GoPro announced three new cameras on Thursday with the Hero7 line. With a price range of $200 – $400, GoPro’s Hero7 line provides power and performance updates over the previous Hero6 lineup. The flagship Hero7 Black is distinguished visually as the only model featuring a front-facing LCD screen. In addition to […]

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HMD sends invites to October 4th event as Nokia 7.1 Plus render leaks

The first two weeks of October is lining up to be an exceedingly busy time for phone unveilings — we’ve got Google’s big hardware event that will include the Pixel 3, the second-gen Razer Phone 2, the LG V40 ThinQ, the Samsung Galaxy A9 Star Pro (what a name, right), and now it seems as […]

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[Update: It’s back] Life is Strange: Before the Storm is out on Android

Square Enix’s original Life is Strange graphic adventure game only recently launched on Android this past July. It was apparent the delayed release (the iOS version came out seven months prior) was in preparation for the upcoming prequel. PC and console players have already had a chance to play the prequel’s first chapter (yes, this […]

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Frogmind’s ‘Badland Brawl’ is up for pre-registration

Some of you may remember a quirky little auto-runner from 2013 called Badland. It’s been downloaded over 50 million times across the world, which is probably why a sequel was released in 2015. Apparently, the developer Frogmind has pushed aside the auto-running genre since that followup and has moved on to bigger and better things. […]

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[Bonus Round] BestLuck, Stockpile, Cube Escape: Paradox, Tsuki, TOKYO GHOUL [:re birth], Warhammer Age of Sigmar: Realm War, and Brave Frontier: The Last Summoner

Article Contents Welcome to the latest entry in our Bonus Round series, wherein we tell you all about the new Android games of the day that we couldn’t get to during our regular news rounds. Consider this a quick update for the dedicated gamers who can’t wait for our weekly roundups, and don’t want to […]

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Streets of Rage 2 Classic is the latest SEGA Forever title on the Play Store

The SEGA Forever program may have had it’s release schedule slowed down earlier this year, but that doesn’t mean there aren’t a few classics left in Sega’s library that are slated to come to Android. Last month we received a re-release of Sonic The Hedgehog 4 Episode II, and today the classic beat ’em up Streets of […]

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Fliptop Solitaire by Zach Gage has finally made its way to Android

Zach Gage is the developer that came up with SpellTower (one of my favorite word games that for some reason is missing from the Play Store), Ridiculous Fishing, and Really Bad Chess. These are all popular titles that show this dev has a very consistent track record. His newest game Flipflop Solitaire may have released on iOS last November, […]

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Firefox Reality web browser now available for Daydream VR, Oculus Go, and Vive Wave

Back in July, a standalone version of Chrome finally became available for Daydream VR. You could visit sites or play web-based VR games without ever taking off your headset, and it was the first time standalone Daydream headsets (like the Lenovo Mirage Solo) could access websites. If you’re not a fan of Chrome, there’s another […]

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Google Drive is getting an AI-powered ‘Priority’ page, currently available in beta

Google rolled out Quick Access in Drive back in 2016 as a way to surface the files you’re most likely to need. After debuting on Android, the feature later launched on the web. The latest Drive feature is an evolution of Quick Actions—it’s called Priority. This feature is live in beta for select G Suite […]

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Ted Chiang lecture on interspecies communications

[embedded content] Avi Solomon writes, “Author Ted Chiang (previously) discusses the making of The Great Silence as well as other works addressing interspecies communication, including ‘Story of Your Life,’ the novella which was adapted into the 2016 feature film, Arrival.” <!– Cory Doctorow I write books. My latest are: a YA graphic novel […]

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Ricoh Theta V review: The DSLR of 360-degree cameras

Article Contents There is no shortage of portable 360-degree cameras. The most well-known in our circles is Samsung’s Gear 360, but that only works with Samsung phones and iOS. Insta360’s ‘ONE‘ and ‘Nano‘ cameras are also popular, though the latter only works with select iPhone models. If price is no object, one of the leading […]

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Indie Metroidvania ‘Teslagrad’ is coming to Android, and you can pre-register right now

Teslagrad is one of those indie games I always heard about, but never actually took the time to play. It initially launched on Steam in 2013, and then it hit consoles in 2014. It’s a Metroidvania-style 2D platformer with a steampunk setting, and you get to use your electromagnetic powers to help solve puzzles as […]

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Netmarble’s turn-based gacha RPG ‘Phantomgate: The Last Valkyrie’ is here

EMBARK ON A NORSE MYTHOLOGY-INSPIRED JOURNEY WITH LAUNCH OF PHANTOMGATE: THE LAST VALKYRIE Original Theme Song and Music Video Produced by Internet Sensation Kurt Hugo Schneider and Recording Artist Macy Kate LOS ANGELES – SEPTEMBER 19, 2018 – Netmarble Corp., the fastest-growing mobile game company worldwide has launched Phantomgate: The Last Valkyrie, an all-new original […]

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Withings is back with the Steel HR Sport, a hybrid smartwatch with advanced multisport tracking

Withings Returns With Steel HR Sport Following Its Reacquisition From Nokia Withings returns to digital health with its most advanced hybrid smartwatch to date, featuringheart rate monitoring, connected GPS, and Fitness Level based on VO2 max measurement. Issy-les-Moulineaux, France – September 18, 2018 – After reacquiring itself from Nokia onMay 31, 2018, Withings is back […]

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AntVentor is a gorgeous point and click adventure game for the Shield TV

Android games for the Shield TV aren’t released very often at this point, so when something that looks as impressive as AntVentor crosses my path, I just have to take a look. Now that I’ve spent some time with it, it’s clear that this photorealistic point and click adventure game is worth the asking price, and […]

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[Update: Pre-registration now available] The Gang Sells Out: ‘It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia’ is getting a mobile game

That’s right, a TV show that has in the past ridiculed the addictiveness of online video games is actually jumping on the mobile gaming bandwagon with little to no sense of irony. Not only is It’s Always Sunny: The Gang Goes Mobile an actual free-to-play Android game set to release later this year, but it will […]

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Life is Strange: Before the Storm is out on Android

Square Enix’s original Life is Strange graphic adventure game only recently launched on Android this past July. It was apparent the delayed release (the iOS version came out seven months prior) was in preparation for the upcoming prequel. PC and console players have already had a chance to play the prequel’s first chapter (yes, this […]

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The most powerful USB-C battery pack ever – HyperJuice – is seeking funding on Kickstarter

The majority of the external batteries/power banks/portable chargers out max out over USB Type-C at around 30-45W, with most actually stopping closer to 18W. A few particularly expensive models can hit 60W, but a new Kickstarter project called HyperJuice promises an insane 100W over a single USB-C port, with 160W combined output across two.    […]

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OnePlus and Google release Crackables, a crypto puzzle game with a grand prize worth $30,000

OnePlus and Google have just announced a new game called Crackables, featuring a mix of real-life and digital puzzles. Various rewards will be dished out along the way, with an “ultimate gaming setup” worth $30,000 going to the grand prize winner, though the route to get it doesn’t sound easy. If you’re interested in playing, […]

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[Deal Alert] Owlet Smart Sock 2 baby monitor down to $240 ($60 off) on Amazon

As someone who’s expecting his first child later this year, I’ve already begun to drown in a sea of endless research about baby products. It’s not all that bad, of course — it’s a bit fun discovering all the innovative, tech-infused products out there. One that I didn’t know about until now was Owlet’s Smart […]

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Update Notes for YouTube, Duo, Drive, the Google app, and more (September 16, 2018)

Article Contents Every week, I examine somewhere in the neighborhood of a hundred app updates while looking for changes. The most interesting things turn into APK Teardowns or Download posts. Many of the remaining updates are unremarkable, amounting to a few bug fixes, routine updates to libraries, or even just pixel-level adjustments to layouts and […]

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