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SlickLogin acquired by Google for sound-based authentication

Security is always a topic of hot discussion, and more so with a company like Google who host a lot of your information under one roof when it comes to

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Muzei Live Wallpaper: The best live wallpaper we’ve ever used

Dashclock Widget creator Roman Nurik is back with a beautiful live wallpaper for your Android phone. The appropriately named Muzei (or “museum” in Russian) sets a piece of art or

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Dropbox hires Motorola CEO Dennis Woodside

In an announcement which is sure to send a firm message to Dropbox competitors that it means business, Motorola CEO Dennis Woodside is set to be announced as their latest

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Google Play Music updated, gets offline SD storage

Google has been busy lately updating it’s Android App lineup; Google Play Music is next up on the list with features which will add to the functionality of Google Now.

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California introduces anti-theft “kill switch” bill

It is not uncommon to store basically every bit of personal information on your smartphone. And with cellphones being more popular than they ever have been, if somebody steals your

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(UPDATE) Dayframe adds Chromecast support

Now that Google opened up the Chromecast SDK to the public, more apps are gaining support for the tiny wifi-connected dongle. One of the newest is Cloud TV’s Dayframe that

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Red Nexus 5 officially in the Google Play Store

There have been more than enough rumors regarding the release of the Nexus 5 in bright red. Well, it’s officially official, beginning today in the Google Play Store. There isn’t

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Google and Cisco sign cross-license patent deal

Google and Cisco today announced a new deal which sees the two benefiting from playing nice with each other. The two companies will license patents to the other in an

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Google looses Chromecast SDK on developers

Google has rolled out the official Google Cast SDK for all developers, which could, in essence, open the door to a bunch of new apps with Chromecast support. Those developers

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Microsoft eyeing Sundar Pichai as next CEO

A new rumor states that Sundar Pichai could be in the running to be the next Microsoft CEO. It seems as though Microsoft hasn’t really been hunting for a new

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Red Nexus 5 leaked again, now a little more official than before

If you’ve been keeping tabs on mobile news lately, you’d know that there are more than enough rumors regarding the Nexus 5 in a bright red color. Courtesy of popular

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Red Nexus 5 reportedly due February 4

Rumors of a red version of the Nexus 5 have been gaining steam these last few days and, thanks to a leaked document, it seems to be close at hand.

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Motorola’s Project Ara team being integrated with Google’s Android team

The Internet is buzzing about Lenovo’s acquisition of Motorola Mobility and you may be wondering what is going to happen to Motorola’s Project Ara. We have great news for you…. the

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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