Get your own Cardboard VR on the cheap

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Google made tons of announcements at I/O Wednesday, but one of the most puzzling was right before the keynote ended when all attendees were told they were also receiving “Cardboard,” which no one understood until opening the box. Cardboard is a virtual reality viewer made from a ...

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Will Android ‘L’ become ‘Lemon Cake’?

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How about a nice, silly theory to get your day going, eh? We were poking about the new Developer L preview stuff on the Android Developer blog and noticed something in the page on notifications. You’ll see here in the photos that the images associated with “Anatomy of a ...

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TWOW: Introducing The World Of Widgets

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Today, we bring you the first edition of The World Of Widgets, where we feature various Zooper and UCCW widgets that can be used on your devices.

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Google Search update rolls out, “OK Google” hotword now works from any screen.

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With Google I/O in full swing and a mass of exciting new products and features being announced, the company are not letting this get in the way of getting updates pushed out to its current Android OS. One of the latest updates see Google Search 3.5.14 arrive which brings two very major ...

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Get This Look: Android L Wallpaper

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Android L Why we love this look: Everytime a new version of Android is announced, there’s always that signature wallpaper that comes with it that we all want to get our hands on. Here you can download the wallpaper and if your phone is rooted, you can change your navigation buttons to ...

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Android Auto announced

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Google has taken the wraps off of Android Auto, which is their answer to how you use Android in your car. Android Auto is almost like Google Now for your car. Your phone will know when you get in your car and present a simplified UI that is much more usable and safe in a... Read More

Google Play Games gets new features at Google I/O

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Last year Google Play Games was announced at Google I/O and this year, just as expected, they touched on it a bit more and provided a few updates. The updates, or new features really, aren’t massive in amounts, but the couple Google has provided are definitely something to take note of ...

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Samsung Gear Live details revealed

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Google I/O keynote is behind us and it’s time to reveal what wasn’t revealed on the stage. Google talked about Android Wear powered smarwatches, one of which was Samsung’s Gear Live smartwatch, but they didn’t mention its specs or anything of the sort. It’s time to ...

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LG G Watch specifications released, they’re rather solid for a smartwatch

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Google announced LG G Watch’s availability at Google I/O today and now we have official specs of said smartwatch. It turns out LG G Watch is rather powerful considering we’re talking about a smartwatch here. It is powered by a Snapdragon 400 chip and has 512MB of RAM, which we could ...

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Google previews Android ‘L’ features

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As expected, Google today showed off some of the upcoming features that will make their way into the next build of Android. Known, for now as the “L” release, we should look for it later this fall. It’s going to be a long summer of anticipation as the set list is quite deep. ...

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By the numbers: Google boasts Android explosive growth

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Not that this is exactly new to many of you but Android is big and it’s getting bigger by the moment. Google today announced that there are now 1 billion active (within last 30 days) Android users. And, with the upcoming Android One, Android TV, Android Wear, and Android Fit stuff we ...

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We’ll see a new version of Android previewed at Google I/O, Sundar Pachai confirms

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Sundar Pachai, head of Android, has been talking to Bloomberg ahead of Google I/O which is about to start in a few hours. They’ve talked about all sorts of things, but what caught our eye was an apparent confirmation we’ll see a new version of Android previewed at this year’s ...

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Icon packs that you must have on your Android device…Round Two

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I’m an icon addict to the point of where I really need some serious intervention. But don’t call anyone quite yet, just let me present to you what I want to show off today, then decide if you want to make that call. That’s right, I’m going to show you some of the newest, ...

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LG G3 global rollout starting June 27

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LG G3 was announced about a month ago and until now it has been available for purchase in South Korea only. It has exceeded expectations on that market by selling 100,000 units in just 5 days and it even outsold Samsung’s Galaxy S5 in that time frame. LG is ready to launch their flagship ...

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I was shafted by Verizon with my Chromebook Pixel, too [UPDATE]

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If you follow the tech space closely, chances are good you might have heard about the data problem that some Chromebook Pixel owners have run into. If not, here’s a quick and dirty rundown of what’s happening: LTE versions of the Chromebook Pixels are supposed to come with two years ...

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