Miscellaneous

New Chromecast Price Deal

Today I decided to get a second Chromecast dongle for my office. I’m thinking of getting a small television to accompany my monitors. Much to my joy, Amazon and Best Buy each have Chromecast discounted 14%, which amounts to a selling price of $29.99 — that’s $5.01 off normal. Chromecast Read more…

By Jeff Taylor, ago
Miscellaneous

Time to Start Tracking Santa

The Droid Tots are far too excited for Christmas, as they should be. We started early this year, with our middle Tot thinking yesterday was Christmas Eve. Trust me, that made Mrs. The Droid Lawyer’s day very long indeed. Thankfully, today’s the day that Santa Claus comes and that means that Read more…

By Jeff Taylor, ago
Accessories

New Chromecast Apps Available

Google finally looks like it’s going to actually care about Chromecast for more than its own content, because today, Chrome blog announced the addition of 10 new apps. Here’s a list of the new apps: Vevo Red Bull.TV Songza PostTV Viki Revision 3 BeyondPod Plex Avia RealPlayer Cloud You’ll find links Read more…

By Jeff Taylor, ago
Humor

An Open Letter to Amazon

Amazon Prime is one of the greatest creations on this planet. Next to many of the life-sustaining substances, automobiles, airplanes, the internet, space flight, Android OS, and probably a million other things, Amazon Prime has a place in the trophy case. Amazon Prime is perfect in every sense of creation, Read more…

By Jeff Taylor, ago
Applications

Pandora App Updates

Pandora has caused some problems over the years, but those issues really haven’t stopped me from using the service.   I like being able to listen to commercial-free radio, with a personal touch. The Droid Tots request their “music” at night, which is a conglomeration of relaxing lullabies — courtesy Read more…

By Jeff Taylor, ago
Applications

Koush Improved Chromecast

Well known developer, Koushik Dutta, has released his AirCast app. Koush reverse engineered the Chromecast protocols to create his AirCast app. Right now the app will (supposedly) only work for 2 days; it’s for testing and suggestions only. Also, you’ll have to sideload the app, so make sure you know Read more…

By Jeff Taylor, ago
Android for Law Firms

Chromecast for Lawyers

Google probably released the (soon-to-be) greatest low-cost gadget for mobile computing: Chromecast (Amazon). If you’re not aware, Chromecast is an Android-based (I know, what’s with the name?) dongle for hunting for and broadcasting media from mobile devices and laptops to high-definition televisions. Essentially, Chromecast seeks to give users a streaming media Read more…

By Jeff Taylor, ago