Geek deals: LG 42-inch 1080p HDTV + $150 gift card for $399, HP 20-inch LCD for $70 | Deals | Geek.com

Geek deals: LG 42-inch 1080p HDTV + $150 gift card for $399, HP 20-inch LCD for $70 | Deals | Geek.com

By now you’ve probably got your Chromecast, your Fire TV Stick, or your Matchstick – so why don’t you save some money on your next mid-sized TV and pass on the fancy Smart functions? Get a great deal on a basic 42-inch 1080p TV from LG courtesy of a huge eGift card from Dell. Assuming you spend it down, that makes your net cost for this set just $249.

Microsoft now has more than 40 apps on Android | Android | Geek.com

Microsoft now has more than 40 apps on Android | Android | Geek.com

When Linus Torvalds famously said, “If Microsoft ever does applications for Linux it means I’ve won,” there’s a good chance he didn’t imagine the world we live in today. While Microsoft has yet to put any significant focus into the primary channels of Linux, Microsoft has contributed quite a bit to Android. In fact, with more than 40 apps available from Microsoft in the Google Play Store, it’s clear that the company has taken huge steps toward infiltrating the world’s most popular mobile OS.