Why would someone put Android on a remote control? Well, simple, because they can. Conspin, a Korean manufacturer of home entertainment products has unveiled their Android tablet-like universal remote. It connects to nearly anything in your system, be it RF (RF4CE), IR, or Wi-Fi. You can setup 50 devices to control from a database of over 10,000. If you can run Android on it, control your home entertainment equipment, that means custom apps to control your entire home are not far off. The $350 remote is coined the Andi-One URC, its available now and full of Open Source goodness.[ConSpin via Source]
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There are tons of deals from the Amazon Appstore that will be offered starting now and throughout the holiday shopping season. They say that they will have "hundreds of titles that are eitehr free... or available between 50-90% off" the regular price.
Case in point, if you head over to the Google Play Store right now, you'll find that Google is celebrating all Cyber Weekend with discounts on all sorts of content. This includes many popular apps and games
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Mellis was one of the people who came up with the now hugely popular Arduino platform and now he has come up with plans for people to build their own cell phone for about $200 in parts.
If you were hoping to save yourself some cash as you brave the Black Friday shopping crowds, you'll want to go somewhere other than the official Apple Stores.