Popular navigation app Waze has provided information about the best and worst places to drive in the world. It also goes over other things like the best and worst places to be a driver as well as who has the most traffic.
Taking your music everywhere and controlling it from any device is quite the treat, but not every platform allows you to do so. doubleTwist’s CloudPlayer now works across Google’s software for phones, tablets, smartwatches, and vehicles. CloudPlayer’s latest update gives Android Auto and Android Wear users control of their library from respective devices.
Twitter accounts belonging to Deadspin (@Deadspin) and SB Nation (@SBNationGIF) were suspended earlier this evening after reusing NFL footage for GIFs and Vines. Both publications were served with numerous takedown notices — issued through the Digital Millennium Copyright Act — by the league, causing Twitter to enforce suspensions.
Annually in mid-October, Spirit Day is held to support anti-bullying against youth of the LGBT community. People, largely made of students, wear purple to highlight Spirit Day and speak out against bullying. The Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation (GLAAD) actually has a now-refreshed app to help people share their support for this year’s observance taking place on October 15. The ‘Go Purple for #SpiritDay’ app turns profile pictures purple to celebrate Spirit Day, has quick links to sharing on social media, provides anti-bully resources, and includes a link to donate to GLAAD.
By the end of the year, AT&T would like to cover 40 million people in Mexico with its 4G LTE network. Customers of Iusacell and Nextel Mexico in six cities throughout the country have access starting today.
Today, the Cardboard SDK for Android and Unity were updated. Google aimed to address drift correction and Unity performance by issuing an update to “the sensor fusion algorithms that integrate the signals from the gyroscope and accelerometer.”
We’ve been hearing plenty of rumors about Motorola and Verizon’s flagship DROID phone for the 2015 holiday season, and some new details have surfaced that clarify just about everything you’ll need to know about the phone. Read more