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Android OS

11 biggest Android disappointments of 2011

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The year started off with a robotic bang as Android ruled CES with an iron fist. In early January, it became clear that Android would have a big year, and boy did it ever. But that great start didn’t prevent a…

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Android Devices

Logitech Revue’s are coming out of the box with tainted Firmware

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Just when you thought it couldn’t get any worse for the Logitech Revue, think again. It turns out that many new owners of the GTV box are experiencing problems on step seven (where you’re asked to accept th…

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Firmware updates

Logitech Revue finally getting Honeycomb and Android Market starting today

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Logitech and Google have come out to reassure Logitech Revue owners that one of the original Google TV devices is being updated to Honeycomb beginning now. Though the Sony Internet TV line of Google TV products…

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Google TV

Logitech: the Revue launch was a “gigantic” mistake and we’re not making another one

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The Logitech Revue was overpriced, underserving, and disappointing in terms of both sales and consumer satisfaction. The Revue was such a let down that Logitech has absolutely no plans to develop another Goo…

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Android Hacks

Google TV Honeycomb beta leaks

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Google TV has been a disappointing flop, but Google has remained optimistic that the inclusion of Honeycomb and the Android Market will turn things around. Adventurous GTV owners can put that theory to the tes…

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Google TV

Google TV finally getting a good price: Logitech Revue Box will soon be $99

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Google TV sales have been weak since the Internet-connected devices debuted in October 2010. That may finally change as Logitech is finally going to lower the price of its Google TV Revue set-top box. After a di…

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Google TV

Android 3.1 and Android Market apps coming to Google TV this summer

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Google TV is getting an upgrade. At today’s Google I/O keynote address, Google confirmed previous reports that it will be launching a retooled version of its television companion box. What’s co…

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Google TV

Can apps and a refresh at I/O 2011 save Google TV?

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Google TV has been rather disappointing for Google and its launch partners Logitech and Sony. Recent earnings reports say that Logitech has probably moved about 200,000 units in the past six months, leaving t…

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Entertainment

Send links from Android to Google TV with “Share” function [Tips]

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Since I first connected my Google TV and brought Android into my living room, I’ve cried out for one app: Phone to Google TV. Chrome to Phone has become a must-have app because it allows me to send links from…

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Google TV

YouTube’s move to more premium content is good news for Google TV

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Steve Jobs, in one of his many “Android sucks” quips, famously said that users don’t want “amateur hour” when it comes to web-based entertainment. Though the billions of vie…

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Google TV

Google TV update enhances Netflix, resizes dual view, and improves search

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An important update is going out to Google TV, bringing with it badly-needed improvements to the Netflix application and enhancements to other areas of GTV. The Netflix for Google TV application has undergon…

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Android Tutorials

How to stream media from Windows 7 to Logitech Revue

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The Logitech Revue set-top box has several apps for Google TV and a browser to consume online video. But there’s one app in particular, the Logitech Media Player, that may be of particular interest to cus…

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Android Tricks

How to watch Hulu on Google TV using Xfinity.tv [Video]

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Update: Annnnddd it’s blocked. nevermind ——- People have always managed to get Hulu working on devices that the television startup didn’t intend to be compatible. And Hulu has gen…

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Google TV

Google TV Logitech Revue Review: The Best TV add-on you don’t need yet

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It’s impossible to review the Logitech Revue without also reviewing Google TV, so this review is as much about the new software as it is the device. The idea of bringing the Internet to a television isn’t new. In f…

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Android App Reviews

Logitech Revue Google TV Apps Review

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Apps are what make smartphones smarter. While the devices we purchase are still desirable as they ship, the appeal of expanding their feature set with apps drives smartphone adoption. Google TV is poised to do…

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