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Android Experiments is Google’s attempt to increase creativity on the platform

The Android platform is a diverse one with a large variety of inventive apps and games, but Google would like to take this a step further. In order to further

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New LG Nexus “likely” to have metal body, report says

As great as the Nexus 6 is, it wasn’t quite the device everyone wanted or expected from Google. For most, the 6-inch screen was just too big but according to

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Sundar Pichai named new Google CEO operating under Alphabet

In what is some pretty darn surprising news, Google Co-Founder Larry Page has announced a few new changes to the company’s organization. The first of which, is made obvious by

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LG joining Samsung and Google to combat Stagefright

LG has announced that it will join Samsung and Google in an effort to combat Stagefright. Stagefright is a vulnerability in Android that exploits how the operating system handles MMS.

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YouTube changes up the views counter to avoid confusion

For quite some time, YouTubers and users alike, have been frustrated by the algorithm behind calculating the amount of views a specific video has. Yesterday, YouTube revealed that the frustrating

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Google commits to monthly security updates for Nexus devices

Security.  We all worry about it, and we all leave our security in the hands of Google when we use Android devices.  Our smartphones are continually gathering more information about

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Google Slides and Google Keep gain new powers

Today is Google’s update Wednesday, and it seems today’s focus is on Google Slides and Google Keep, gaining some neat new abilities. First off, they’re is updating Slides with the

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This is what the Nexus 6 would have looked like with a fingerprint sensor

It may have been a while since the Nexus 6 was ‘new’ news having been on the market already for around 9 months, but recent pictures of the device show that

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The 2015 Nexus is our last hope for the perfect Android phone

As we head into the last half of 2015, we have to look back and say that the slew of Android phones that have been released thus far have simply

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Epic App Battles of Android: Google Play Music vs. Tidal

Today’s Epic App Battles of Android has two of round 1’s champions going head to head. The winner will go on to the final round and have one last chance

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Google Translate “instant visual translation” updated with 20 new languages

The Google Translate app has the ability to translate text through your device’s camera in real-time, even without an internet connection, but until now there were only seven languages available.

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Google Store offering $15 discount with purchase of two Chromecasts

Google is offering a limited time promotion on its popular Chromecast device which might be of interest to you. Normally $35 a pop, you can pick up two of them

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Google Search notifies users of peak business times in results

Google is always thinking of bright ideas to make our lives more efficient.  One annoyance we often have while we’re out and about is arriving at our favorite shop only

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Android users can now say ‘Ok Google’ to send messages via WhatsApp, and more!

As an avid user of Google Now, I am forever welcoming added additions to the service that make it more useful and especially those that add voice functions. What’s great

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New hamburger animation rolls out: Download and install the latest Google Play Store 5.8.8 APK

The Google Play Store has just received a version bump, bringing it to version 5.8.8 and few minor changes. You can probably guess by the small increase in version number that