Google employees are running Android L on the Nexus 4

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When Google released a developer preview for Android L at its I/O event this summer, owners of Nexus devices were excited. However, this excitement was short lived for owners of the Nexus 4. Google only released the preview for the Nexus 5 and Nexus 7 (2013). Many believed that this meant the ...

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Samsung’s Galaxy A5 device leaked in pictures and specs

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The Samsung Galaxy Alpha, one of the nicest looking phones Samsung has ever released, is now the inspiration behind the new Samsung “A” line of devices. The first device in this line will be called the A5, and it is the start of something good. Details for the Samsung A5 have been leaked by ...

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HTC Nexus 9 rumors claim an October 16th release date

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For those wanting a large screen tablet and a stock Android experience, the selection has been limited. The most common choice is Google’s Nexus 10, but unfortunately that tablet has not seen an update since its original release. Google spent more time refining their smaller Nexus 7 and ...

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The Future of Google Now

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Google Now is one of the most innovative, useful features to be released in the last few years. It truly makes your smartphone a smart phone. It provides you with information before you even ask for it. It saves you from being stuck in traffic, fumbling through your email to find your plane ...

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Google debuts first three Android One handsets for India

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Google and a number of partners on Monday introduced the first three smartphones to operate under the Android one banner. Designed to deliver low-priced devices to as many people as possible, the Android One line is a collaborative effort between carriers, hardware makers, and more. Powered ...

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Is the new iPhone a threat to Android?

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Every year, when Apple introduce their new iPhone to the world, everyone is asking the same question – Is it good enough to be a threat to Android? It’s one of the most complicated questions, but the answer to it in simple way is that Apple iOS 8 or even the new iPhone 6 and... Read More

How to set up 2-step Google account verification (step-by-step)

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You can never be too safe when it comes to your online accounts. Luckily Google has a way to make it nearly impossible for anyone to log into your account even if they have your login credentials. 2-step verification is a truly great way to keep intruders out of the picture and if you’d ...

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Google officially merges Hangouts and Voice experience for calls

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This will be a day long remembered. That is, of course, if you’re a Google Voice user who has been waiting on Hangouts integration. For some of us, the wait for an improved and merged Voice experience stretches back years. Today sees Google announcing that Hangouts and Voice will play ...

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Google to refund consumers $19M in unauthorized in-app purchases

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You may recall quite some time ago when Google got in some trouble for violating a pretty hefty FTC complaint. The Federal Trade Commission launched a prohibition on unfair commercial practices by billing consumers for charges by children in kids’ apps. This was way back in 2011, and ...

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HTC Offering More Drive Space

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Do you have any of these HTC phones? New HTC One M8 HTC Desire 816, HTC Desire 610 HTC One max 2013 HTC devices including :  HTC One, HTC Butterfly S, HTC One Mini and HTC Desire 601. If you do, check your emails. Google and HTC have decided to increase your free google drive... Read More

Nexus 9 (HTC Volantis/Flounder) Keyboard and Smart Cover leak

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The upcoming Nexus 9, or HTC Volantis, or simply Flounder as it’s known internally at Google, is expected to be the next tablet offering from Google. There have been enough substantial reliable leaks to correctly assume Google has a tablet in the pipeline. However, recent information has ...

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Android One set to debut next month, with Android L following shortly after

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Android One sets out to offer the most recent and powerful software experience at a low-end price point, and according to sources the program could be set to launch in India as soon as September. The first Android One device is set to get a 5-Megapixel camera, 1700mAh battery, 1GB of RAM, and a ...

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Plans leak showing Google’s YouTube streaming plan called ‘Music Key’

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YouTube has been rumoured for a while to be exploring the music streaming business and it looks like plans for Google to make such a service happen have leaked early. Due to be called YouTube Music Key, the service is set to be aligned with a renamed Google Play Music Key, and will cost the... ...

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Just how big is Google? [Infographic]

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Google is a massive company, with $59.38 billion in the bank, generating $15.42 billion in Q1 of 2014 alone. They have so much money in the bank that they are exploring Artificial Intelligence projects, as well as hosting Internet Hotspots in the sky hanging from balloons. But what does that ...

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Google Search now listens for multiple languages simultaneously

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For all those multilingual speakers out there, the latest Google Search update brings some beneficial functionality that sees Google listening for multiple languages to trigger a search. A user can now have Google listen to up to five languages all at once, allowing multilinguals to change ...

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