Flipboard for Android Updated to Support Daydream
Flipboard pushed out an update of its Android application over the weekend that adds support for the Daydream feature in Android 4.2 Jelly Bean. Daydream is an active screensaver for Android 4.2 devices that runs when the device is plugged in or docked. Now that Flipboard supports this feature, Android 4.2 device owners will be able to see their Flipboard headlines appear on their screen live as they are published. Daydream has limited support for third-party apps at the moment, and Flipboard is one of the few. The update also fixes a number of bugs.
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active Built for the Adventurous and the Accident-Prone
Jun 6, 2016
Samsung today announced the Galaxy S7 Active, a semi-rugged version of its S7 flagship smartphone. The Active has a sturdier metal frame with rubber-coated corners to help protect it.
Facebook Makes Sweeping Changes to Data Collection Policies as It Admits Cambridge Analytica Breach Impacted 87M
Apr 4, 2018
Facebook today made significant changes to its platform as it continues to deal with the fallout from the Cambridge Analytica breach. To start, the company now believes Cambridge Analytica was given improper access to the data of as many as 87 million people, mostly U.S.
Facebook Fully Commits to Live Video with New Tools
Apr 6, 2016
Facebook today significantly expanded the capabilities of its Live Video feature by adding more ways to connect and share with viewers. First, users can now broadcast live video to small groups or schedule live video events in advance.
Google Updates Daydream to Version 2.0 Euphrates
May 18, 2017
Google today provided some insight on its Daydream virtual reality platform and says a new version of Daydream will soon make its debut. Daydream 2.0 Euphrates targets standalone VR headsets and is powered by Android O.