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Entertainment

DirecTV Everywhere Android app now streams HBO, Starz, Showtime, and more

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Here’s something you don’t see every day: a U.S. television provider recognizes that its paying customers would like to be able to access video on their mobile devices, and that company steps in t…

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Google

Google Play Movies now available in France. One country down, dozens more to go!

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Android device owners in France woke up to some good news today. In the early morning hours, Google announced that its Google Play movie rental service is now available in France. “French classics̶…

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Android News

Comcast launches Netflix competitor this week, Android support coming later this year

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Cable, phone, and Internet service provider Comcast is set to take on Netflix with a new on-demand movie and television streaming service known as Streampix. Available in addition to its XfinityTV streaming…

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Verizon

Verizon & Redbox team-up for movie streaming and rental service

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Redbox, the DVD and Blu-Ray rental kiosk spotted outside grocers across the U.S., is launching a joint-venture with Verizon. The new partnership will give consumers the chance to rent a new release DVD or Blu-…

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Multimedia

Google Movie rentals coming to Android Market [U.S. only]

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No, it wasn’t the Netflix for Android announcement that we hoped for, but Google I/O did yield news about a new way to watch movies on Android devices – Google Movies. Launching later today, May 10,…

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Android Apps

Inception Mobile Architect blends photos with Google Maps satellite

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Inception was one of my favorite – and most watched – movies of 2010, especially for it’s cool dream-within-a-dream features. And if you enjoyed the scene in which Cobb explained to the Arc…

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Entertainment

Crackle now streaming TV, movie, and webisodes to Android phones

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Crackle.com is one of the many sources for watching full-length movies and popular television series. While the Android world waits on rivals Hulu and Netflix to offer its apps for the platform, the official C…

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Android Tutorials

How to use XBMC Android Remote to control your computer’s music, movies, and photos

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XBMC has released an official remote app for Android. I could tell you about all the great things about this beta app available for Android 1.5 and higher, but let me cut to the chase and give you the Cliff Notes: it…

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Multimedia

Best Buy says use your phone after watching Despicable Me tonight

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I managed to escape the task of taking my nephews to watch Despicable Me tonight, but I know plenty of people will be at movie theatres watching the new animated film. Those of you are taking the kids, or yourself,…

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Multimedia

Action! Internet Movie Database Android app now available

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IMDb has arrived on Android to settle the daily arguments that occur when friends are out to lunch or a bar and discuss which movies star which actors. The next time your friend swears on his life that it was Benici…

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Android Apps

Meridian Media Player Pioneer adds advanced media player functionality to Android [App Reviews]

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We are taking a look at a bunch of media players for Android this week as most of us Android fanboys and girls know that the media experience on stock Android can be somewhat dissuading. All this Android lover real…

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Android Apps

RockPlayerBase video player plays codecs you wish Android would play natively

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RockPlayerBase is a video player application that can help all those out there with Android codec envy. It appears that this “closed-beta” application plays “DivX, AVI, XviD, MKV, and ot…

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Android Apps Alert 10: The Replacements are coming

Android Apps

Android Apps Alert 10: The Replacements are coming

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Looking for the best Android apps? Good luck finding them on your own. But if you do stumble across apps people will love, let the world know. Androinica.com encourages users to tweet great apps with the #androi…

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