Google releases Android Wear intro video ahead of Google I/O

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With Google I/O next week and Android Wear expected to make up a very significant amount of the conference, Google has released an introduction video of the smartwatch platform previewing some of its features. It seems Android Wear is focused on reducing the time it takes to interact with the ...

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Nexus 6 won’t be made by LG, according to a company executive

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The Nexus 6 is a device of much rumor at the moment. While the last two Nexus smartphones were made by LG, as well as the only Nexus tablets, company communications director Ken Hong recently said he didn’t know anything about the it, when they were usually informed. “That can mean ...

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Google Fit in the works , possible launch at I/O

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Health and fitness tracking is shaping up to become big business and we are seeing a multitude of wearable fitness devices hitting the market that can monitor and track every move you make to achieve your fitness goals. Big names are also releasing health related services with the likes of ...

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Google tweet has Android fanboys thinking 5.0 for Google I/O

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Get out your tinfoil hat, kids. The latest round of chatter says that Google will debut Android 5.0 at Google I/O this month. Why, you ask? Because a tweet from Google’s official account yesterday says so. If you happened to catch the tweet on June 11 about getting ready for The World Cup ...

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Alleged list of LG G Watch specs surfaces

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As the inevitably that is Android Wear gets closer with Google I/O looming, we anxiously await any details of the upcoming smartwatches that will see Android Wear infancy support. The latest revelation comes from a leaked spec sheet of the LG G Watch, providing a glimpse of what we might expect ...

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Google I/O 2014: What to expect

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Now we’re in June, our attention naturally turns to the event scheduled for the 25-26th of the month, and with Google I/O 2014 only a few weeks away, what has the company got in store for us? We take a look at some of the more likely headlines that we think the rumours have been solid... ...

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Nexus 8 “flounder” to appear at Google I/O

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Although the leak that claimed to be the Nexus 8 was actually eventually revealed to be an early image of the Nexus 10, evidence suggests that the Nexus 8 is a real product and will appear at Google I/O. The device, codenamed Flounder, which ties in with the use of fish names for Nexus devices, ...

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WSJ: Google has Project Tango tablets in the works ahead of I/O

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Don’t be surprised if Google drops a Project Tango-based tablet on developers next month at the annual Google I/O conference. According to the Wall Street Journal, Google is readying a tablet version of its latest mobile initiative. Capable of recording 3D maps of indoor locations, these ...

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Google+ for Android Redesign Leaks

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Suspected to be announced at Google I/O, Google+ is expected to get a redesign and it seems that images of the new Android app has showed up on Google+ of all places courtesy of +Yoel Kasub. He claims that these are images from a test build of Google+ and it seems to be mainly a design... Read More

Google I/O registration delayed by one week

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Originally scheduled for today, the Google I/O registration system has been pushed back a few days. Why? Seemingly having issues with the new system, Google I/O 2014 registration will now run from April 15th through April 18th. Google I/O runs from June 25-26th 2014 at the Moscone Center in San ...

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Intel unveils 64-bit kernel for Android 4.4 KitKat

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Intel has officially announced that they have completed early work on an Android 4.4 KitKat kernel that support a 64-bit architecture. With this release, the company ported, validated and tested the Android Open Source code on [Intel Architecture], taking on the work that developers typically ...

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Google launches I/O 2014 website with registration opening on April 8

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Google developers conference I/O is due to be held in San Francisco, California, for June 25-26th and today the company launched their website for the event. Registration for Google I/O 2014 will oepn between April 8th at 5:00am PDT until April 10th at 5:00pm PDT. During that time you can ...

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Google Voice expected to merge into Hangouts this summer

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Following trend with Google moving towards one single app that incorporates the functionality of all their social and communication services, it seems Google Voice is to be absorbed into the Hangouts app this summer. Once the transfer of Google Voice into Hangouts is complete, you’ll be ...

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Google I/O being held June 25 to 26, new registration system coming

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Those looking to try to nab a ticket to the 7th annual Google I/O won’t need to scramble the second registration opens this year. Sundar Pichai, Google’s senior vice president of Chrome, Apps, and Android, just announced that Google I/O 2014 will be taking place in just 126 days ...

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In Brief: A few android-related things you should know (May 17, 2013)

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In Brief is a compilation of notifications, rumors, and Android-related news tidbits which, for whatever reason, did not end up with a post of its own on AndroidGuys. These are things that we still feel are worth knowing, even if in a passing manner. Consider it a grab-bag of Android goodies. ...

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