Tag Archives: Google

Bouncy House Auto-Awesomes

By | Sunday, September 29, 2013 at 10:21 pm

Here they are.  Google found and created 5 different auto-awesomes from Haylie’s  birthday bouncy house!  Click on each to view the animations. Give them time to load, and enjoy!     

Google Music Unlimited vs Amazon Cloud Player Premium

By | Saturday, September 14, 2013 at 7:21 am

I recently tried Google Music Unlimited as my primary source for music. Subsonic is still up and running though, and still contains my entire music library, ready to stream via web or smartphone client (or Roku) whenever needed. I figured Google’s unlimited music service might just end up being the ultimate music service, based on… Read More »

Android Weather Apps

By | Friday, August 30, 2013 at 3:54 pm

Hello. My name is Jim, and I’m a weather addict.  I drool for the latest and greatest weather gadgets and apps.  My Roku screensaver is an awesome weather app that gives me tons of weather information.  But the Roku app isn’t why I’m posting right now.  I found a new Android weather app that’s pretty… Read More »

App Crap

By | Tuesday, December 18, 2012 at 6:19 pm

What’s with all of the Android app issues all of a sudden?? First, Google Navigation–the absolute best (and totally free) navigation app available for Android–pretty much threw in the towel recently by removing the ability to control the voice volume for the navigation while integrating a very natural and human-sounding internal speech engine.  Now, whenever… Read More »

Alternate Android Launcher

By | Friday, December 9, 2011 at 7:01 am

One big advantage Android devices have over Apple is their ability not only to to allow the user to completely customize their  home screens using widgets and icons, but to change the entire “launcher” app itself!  This is the interface delivering the experience which connects the user to their device and apps.  Yesterday, one of… Read More »