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Key Mapper allows you to Map your Home, Back, or Menu Buttons to Launch Apps or Quick Actions

Button remapping apps are not too hard to find on the Play Store, but if you’re looking for a more minimal offering, check out Key Mapper by XDA Junior Member gra2f. You can remap long presses or double taps of the home, back, or menu key to launch a certain app, quick setting, or certain […]

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How to Cast ANY Video/Playlist from the YouTube App to your Google Home

One of the most frustrating parts of dealing with any new Google product is the lack of features that one would think would be an obvious inclusion. Those of you who have purchased the Google Home are probably thrilled that the device can act as a Google Cast receiver, enabling you to choose your favorite […]

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AutoVoice Integration Finally makes its way to Google Home, Here’s how to Use It

After a month in Google’s approval limbo, AutoVoice has finally been approved for use as a third-party integration in Google Home. With AutoVoice integration, you can send commands to your phone that Tasker will be able to react to, allowing you to perform countless number of automation scripts straight from your voice. Previously, this required […]

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Smart Home & Home Automation Protocols Guide: Creating Your IoT Paradise

Smart home popularity has risen substantially over the past few years, and even the past few months. CES 2017 set the scene for another small explosion of these devices as Apple, Google, and Amazon all expanded their smart home ecosytems – albeit at different rates – with Amazon’s Alexa assistant boasting the most growth. Thrust into […]

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