Volkswagen’s Apple Watch App Will Notify You When Your Teen Driver Speeds

Volkswagen Apple Watch app German car manufacturer Volkswagen today announced that it’s joining the ranks of companies offering an Apple Watch app to go along with its broader mobile service.
VW’s Car-Net service has offered a variety of the standard “smart” features car manufacturers have built into their mobile apps since its 2014 model year. Features like remote control of climate settings… Read More

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You Can Now Use Shazam, Instacart, And Other Android Apps With “Okay Google” Commands

shazam You’ve been able to use your voice (“Ok Google”) to do all sorts of stuff on Android for a while now. But said stuff has all been built-in by Google itself; third party developers haven’t really been able to tap into that functionality.
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Microsoft Makes It Easier For Developers To Bring Their Android And iOS Apps To Windows 10

2I8A9523 Today, as expected, Microsoft announced that developers will be able to more easily bring their Android applications to Windows devices. Developers, Microsoft said, will be able to “reuse nearly all the Java and C++ code from an Android phone app to create apps for phones running Windows 10.” Developers will also be able to recycle their Objective-C apps for iOS using new tools… Read More

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The UDOO Neo Adds More Power To The Ultimate DIY Board

Screen Shot 2015-04-23 at 5.52.32 PM The original UDOO board was pretty amazing. A merging of Raspberry Pi and Arduino, the system let you run a tiny computer on a single board as well as control electronic projects. It was a very geeky little tool and proved to be quite popular. Well, the UDOO is back and it’s a lot better. The new UDOO Neo includes a Raspberry Pi, an Arduino board, a 9-axis sensor, magnetometer,… Read More

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Android Wear’s Second Big Update Is Coming: Gestures, WiFi, And Better UI In The Next Few Weeks

moto 360 Word around the rumor mill was that Android Wear was about to get a pretty big update — and sure enough, such an update is officially on the way.
Here’s whats new… Read More

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Shyp CEO Kevin Gibbon Will Be At Disrupt NY To Chat About Shipping And Returns

Kevin Gibbon Shyp CEO In just a few weeks, Shyp co-founder and CEO Kevin Gibbon will join us at Disrupt to chat about the evolution of on-demand services and the impact easier returns could have on e-commerce as a whole. Read More

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Google Announces Certification Program For Cardboard Clones

Google Cardboard Google Cardboard has been a surprise hit among early adopters, giving an intentionally cheap, approachable device that opens the door to more people having their first virtual reality experience. Providing affordable hardware for optics and input and a software layer that ties into the tools app and game developers already use has made Android a major destination for those looking to… Read More

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Google’s Mobile Search Results On Android Now Prompt Users To Install Apps With Relevant Content

GSD Image Google’s mobile search results on Android will now prompt you to install mobile apps that feature content relevant to your search query. This essentially turns Google’s mobile search results page into an app discovery service and will likely be a major boon for mobile developers. Read More

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