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Lenovo buying Motorola Mobility from Google for $2.91 billion

Numerous sources reported today about a potential acquisition of Motorola Mobility that comes not even three years after Google bought it for $12.5 billion, and Lenovo just made the news

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Samsung to back down on copying Google apps

New deal between the two should see less look-alike apps and services on Android Earlier this week, Samsung and Google inked a patent deal for cross-licensing which should benefit both

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Android Device Manager updated with beefier security

It could be said –and it has– that Google’s location and wipe software doesn’t have the strongest of security options. The Android Device Manager, released late last year as Google’s

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Samsung ‘Galaxy Glass’ will be launched in September?

We all love Google Glass, don’t we? It’s a great innovation by Google, and a gadget of future. Recently, we learned that Samsung will launch their very own wearable glasses,

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Red Nexus 5 may soon become a reality

A few days ago, rumors surfaced with a bogus rendition of colorful Nexus 5 variants. While it seemed as though the rumors were squashed, some more photos leaked from Twitter

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Samsung and Google Sign Global Patent License Agreement

Samsung and Google have entered into a 10 year patent license agreement in order to “prevent litigation and focus on innovation”.  With this agreement, Samsung and Google gain access to

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Google offering 25% discount on accessories in Play Store

Looking to pick up some accessories for that new Nexus 5 smartphone or Nexus 7 tablet? Swing by the Google Play Store today and you’ll find Google is offering discounts

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Google working on smart contact lens to aide diabetics

At Google X, the Internet giant’s secret facility, Googlers are working on projects out of the norm, like Google Glass, to make the world a better place. Today Google introduced

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Google Play Services 4.1 rolls out with some notable improvements

Google Play Services version 4.1 began rolling out yesterday, bringing improvements to Google+, battery life, turn-based multiplayer for developers, and more. Let’s begin with Google+: With the recent update to Gmail,

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Gmail now lets users email Google+ connections, opt out available

Further integrating its social network into its other services, today Google announced a new feature allowing Gmail users to email a Google+ connection, whether they’ve exchanged email addresses or not.

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Philips launching Android Smart TVs in 2014

Philips has announced that its new lineup of Ambilight TVs will be powered by Android with a release date scheduled for June 2014. The TVs will also have access to

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Unofficial prescription options for Google Glass to start at $99

Google Glass Explorers who have had to change to contacts, or potential Explorers who’ve been waiting for prescription glass compatibility, the wait is almost over. Unofficially, at least. According to

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Moto G coming soon to Verizon Wireless?

Motorola recently revealed the budget version of the Moto X, known as the Moto G. It’s a decent device and it was made available in November by Motorola it self,

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Google and Audi to announce Android-based in-car entertainment system?

Android is becoming a part of our everyday life now – we have Android powered phones, tablets, television, refrigerator, and also cars with Android powered entertainment system. It seems Audi

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Google+ will AutoAwesome your year in pictures and videos

With the year wrapping up, it’s always great to look back on what you accomplished in the past year. Facebook does this for you with its Year in Review feature