TAG Heuer has an Android Wear watch that costs $200K

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TAG Heuer's been showing off a bunch of its watches in Geneva, and one model, in particular, has caught our eye. In addition to the new smaller and cheaper Modular 41 announced yesterday, TAG Heuer has been showing off a diamond-encrusted white gold version of its Modular 45. This Android Wear-powered ostentation can be yours for a mere $200K (190’000 CHF).  The watch is part of TAG Heuer's Modular 45 series, though this model has the "Full Diamond" name attached to it as well, which makes ...

Ketchapp games are now available in WeChat

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If you live, or have lived in China, you’ll almost certainly know what WeChat is. That’s the WhatsApp or Facebook Messenger over there, except its much more than that. Not only can you send silly, abusive messages to your friends, you can also play games from within the app. Want to play a quick multiplayer game with a friend while talking to them? No problem. You can now play Ketchapp games in WeChat Now, WeChat has teamed up with Ketchapp (owned by Ubisoft) to release the developer’s games within the messenger platform. With over 980 million monthly active ...

Manage a band of beatboxers in Incredibox

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If you don’t find beatboxing incredibly annoying, Incredibox might just be the game for you. It challenges you to manage your own team of them as you strive to create nice music. That mostly involves dragging and dropping a bunch of coloured icons onto each character to see what happens. If it sounds good then you’ve probably done something right. Manage a team of beatboxers in Incredibox out now on Android You’ll know for sure though if you unlock an animated bonus. This is the best indicator that you’ve created ...

Samsung Pay Picks Up New UI, Includes Bottom Nav Bar and Cleaner Look

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Samsung Pay users, be on the lookout for a new update, labeled as build 2.8.18. Inside this update, Samsung includes an updated UI, one that users are apparently liking quite a bit. According to one user on reddit, “I opened the updated app and was like WOW! They have now ditched the on screen section menus for a more traditional bottom bar now! It looks really clean and everything is really tidy!” That’s either a very excited user or a Samsung employee posing as an excited user. Either way, ...

LettersFall 110% is a totally free word game that will give you hours of chilled out fun

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The great thing about mobile is that it has games for all occasions. There are thrilling action experiences, head-scratching puzzlers, tricky platformers, nostalgic retro throwbacks, thought-provoking arthouse games, and much more. But sometimes you don’t want any of that. You just want something quiet and meditative to help you unwind, and LettersFall fits the bill perfectly. LettersFall is a word game in which you have to make words from a grid of letters. It’s a bit like Zach Gage’s excellent SpellTower – or Boggle, if you’re not ...

[Deal Alert] Sony’s 75″ 2017 Android TV $2,498 at various retailers ($300 cheaper than Black Friday), plus free Google Home at B&H

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Android TV saw a good bit of attention at CES, but if you don't want to wait for the new TV sets with it built-in (or pay full MSRP), then you may want to check out this deal over on the usual vendors like Amazon, Best Buy, and B&H. The 2017 model Sony XBR75X900E is sitting at $2,498, a nice $700 off.  This 75" TV went on sale over Black Friday, but for $300 more. It's what you'd expect from a high end Sony set, ...

Google finally preparing a fix for Nexus Player remote sleep bug from last November

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Since late last November, Nexus Player owners have had the frustrating experience of erratic behavior from the remote. After about 5 to 10 minutes, the remote would seemingly go to sleep. Pressing any button causes the remote to blink for a few seconds, then hopefully reconnect. While not precisely broken, the erratic functionality from the remote has been a point of pain for owners of Google's streaming hockey puck. Finally, Google is preparing to roll out a fix. According to a post from a ...

CES 2018 wrap-up: More Android TVs than you can shake a remote at

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Article Contents CES is wrapping up (I left Thursday afternoon), so we figured it would be a good time to sit down and give all of you an easy place to find a bunch of the stuff announced that are related to Android. This post will focus on all of the television sets that will come with Android TV installed. I got see a few of them on the show floor, but they weren't all that exciting from a brief glance standpoint — we've all seen ...