A major UK police operation has resulted in the seizure of more than 40 illegal Android TV-based streaming boxes and the arrest of a 53-year-old man in London, as the sale of so-called 'fully loaded' Kodi boxes continues to be cracked down on by law ...
Google Assistant is almost in every notable Google product, from the Google Home, Android phones, Android Wear smartwatches, and at least one Android TV. Well, almost. The one remaining holdout is, unsurprisingly, Chrome OS, Google’s desktop-like platform. Worry not, Chrome OS fans, you too will soon get your well-deserved AI assistant. And, no, it won’t be coming via a still … Continue reading
Android TV users on Android O can now download Gboard, Google’s dedicated keyboard that has been available on Android smartphones and tablets since the middle of December of last year. The app is officially in the Play Store for Android O users which, is a bit strange since it should be compatible for older non-Android
The updated YouTube app for Android TV is rolling out to SHIELD TV units, as confirmed by NVIDIA. This update not only brings a fresh UI, but access to YouTube 360, which will have you streaming videos in a full 360 degrees straight to your big screen. Beyond the 360 videos, the UI has been … Continued
If you've been paying extremely close attention to the developer previews for Android O, you may have noticed that the updates for the Nexus Player have left behind the Leanback Keyboard in favor of the Gboard app. At the end of last week, Google took another step in the transition by adding an Android TV variant of Gboard to the Play Store. We can probably look forward to more frequent and feature-rich updates on Android TV with many of the benefits that come with the Gboard code base.
Nvidia’s Shield TV is the best streaming box you can get right now, thanks to 4K support, a variety of surround sound audio formats and a great execution of Android TV, and it just got a little bit better: The latest update to the YouTube app brings 360-degree video support, as well as an improved UI that should make browsing content easier.
The A1 series boasts of Dolby Vision HDR support and Android TV 7.0.
Boxes running Android TV and with Kodi and illegal plugins installed have been seized in a crackdown.
First up, Android TV’s interface is not actually that bad. The longer you use it, and the more accustomed you become to the interface, the more it starts to make some sense. At the very least, it becomes more manageable. However, it does seem that many users have a real issue with the Android TV
Allo is Google's latest attempt at a messaging app that competes with the likes of WhatsApp and Facebook Messenger, both of which boast a userbase of over a billion users. The main differentiator for Allo is Google Assistant, a chatbot that provides answers to your queries by drawing on the search giant's machine learning smarts. AI is at the core of Google's strategy, with Assistant available on hundreds of millions of phones as well as the Google Home and Android TV.
Sony's 4K/HDR TV may have the skills, but you don't wanna pay these bills
Android TV now has an NTFS USB plugin from Paragon Software, which allows users of Android TV devices to access files of any size from external storage drives and file system formats that were previously incompatible with the platform. No matter the what the file system format happens to be (some of the supported formats