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Android Apps on your PC Part Two

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Hi folks in this second installment we will talk about the next series of Android emulators to play games on your Windows PC. In the first part we talked about Bluestacks, That was a simple setup and go application. These require a little legwork to get going and they might be a little unstable. So buckle up and enjoy the ride! The Android emulator One of the most “basic” ways to get your Android apps running on a PC is to use the Android emulator released by Google that is part of the official SDK. This emulator can be used...

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Google Cardboard

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When you first read the name Google Cardboard, you wonder what in the heck Google is doing now. Google is working on a way to bring virtual reality to the “common folks.” Google Cardboard is trying to provide more people with a cheap, easy device and is a big hit among early adopters. What exactly is Google Cardboard? It is a foldout piece of cardboard smartphone mount, which you add things like lenses, magnet, a fastener and rubber band to hold it to your face. You use the Google Cardboard to turn your Android phone into a virtual reality headset....

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The S Pen

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Do you have a Samsung Note 4 or Note Edge? Have you ever wondered what to do with the S Pen and if it even has any use? The S Pen is a GREAT feature and I love mine. There are so many different features to the S Pen than just the usual ones that you may/may not know. Exploring the S Pen known and hidden features is a great way to discover what features work best for you and which features do not work for you. When you remove the S Pen from its cradle, there is a menu...

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Google’s Project Ara

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  Google has been working on a modular smartphone – called Project Ara. With the Project Ara’s smartphone the Spiral 2 prototype- it comes with a 5 megapixel camera but you can do something that you cannot do with another smartphone- you can change out the lens and add more powerful lens. Project Ara is like no other smartphone; it allows you to pick and choose from a pile of parts to make the phone you want. Project Ara is ran out of Google’s Advanced Technology and Projects group and the sole intention is to allow smartphone users the ability...

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Android One

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What is the Karbonn Sparkle V?  What is Android One? That is what I asked myself when I first saw this name. Karbonn is a smartphone maker from India that makes inexpensive smartphones. Android One was not made to for the western world. Android One is a Google backed project to bring smartphones of good quality to developing markets such as India. Google has stipulations on the Android One are as follows: that the smartphone has good specifications, stock Android and Android One smrtphone makers must make the devices upgradable to latest software for at least two years. Many inexpensive...

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