Google wants more logo love for Android
Google is pushing for devices to show an Android logo during boot-up, Chromecast works with more video and music services, and the FaceCrypt app uses selfies for security.
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In this tech news roundup:
- Notice the new "Powered by Android" logo popping up on Android devices, like the HTC One M8. It seems Google wants to make the Android brand more clear for consumers.
- Stream more video and music on the Chromecast. Google's $35 HDMI TV stick added apps for Crackle, Vudu and Rdio.
- Watch the competition heat up between Amazon and Netflix. Amazon renews Alpha House and picks up six new original shows for its Prime Instant Video.
- Use your selfie to log into secure websites with the FaceCrypt app. The facial-recognition app gives iPhone owners a new way to secure documents, but it's not exactly ready for prime time. FastAccess Anywhere is another app that logs into secure websites using your face.
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