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Google Wallet lets users add credit and debit cards via camera

Google on Thursday released an update to its Google Wallet application which makes it even easier to add credit cards and debit cards. As noted in the changelog, the app

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Google introduces physical Wallet cards; shipping in 10-12 days

Google on Wednesday announced that a physical Google Wallet Card is now available to order. Offered free to residents of the United States, the card takes about 10-12 days to

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Google Glass development kit is finally here

Google has finally decided to release the Glass Development Kit – known as the GDK for Google Glass. The announcement was made at the Google hackathon event. Developers were looking forward

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Google folds Currents and Magazines into new Newsstand app

New app aims to deliver all of your favorite magazines, news sources, blogs, and more. Google on Wednesday unveiled its newest app for consumers with the introduction of Google Play

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Google paying bounties for finding security holes in Android

Google has expanded its Patch Reward Program and will now reward those who help fix flaws in Android’s code. Google is now offering bounties to those who find security holes in

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Google aiming for RAW image support in Android

Google is prepping a new camera API for stock Android experience that could bring about RAW image file support, according to new findings. What’s more, there also looks to be

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Google Now app update delivers KitKat features to older smartphones

Keep an eye on your notification bar over the next few days; an updated Google Search app is about to deliver some great new features. Largely centered around Google Now,

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Google+ app for Android gets much-requested features

The Google+ app for Android has received a number of new features as part of the most recent update. Rolling out over the next few days, the app brings about

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Google now accepting requests for an invite to become a Glass Explorer

For the first time since Glass started rolling out to developers and contest winners, Google has provided the general public with a direct method to request an invite. Previously users

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Google Maps adds Waze incidents in 46 new countries & territories

Google and Waze today announced that incident reporting has come to the Google Maps app for 46 new countries and territories. Now you’ll have a clearer idea as to where

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Google bows pair of new Nexus 7 ads

Have you seen either of these on TV yet? Does it really make you wanna go out and buy one of these new tablets? They’re going to get some KitKat

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8 things I love about the Nexus 5 & Android 4.4

Last Thursday, Google announced the LG Nexus 5. I ordered one for myself, and I have some thoughts on some of the key features that Google put into this phone.

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Google releases Glass software update XE11

True to its word Google has released its November update for Google Glass owners. The XE11 update adds some new features sure to make most Glass Explorers happy. Included in

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Google debuts standalone Text-to-Speech app for Android

Google has released a standalone Text-to-Speech app for Android in the Google Play Store. This app will read aloud your books, speak translations, and other things – but in the

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Google fixes “Nexus 8″ on Android website

Just a few days ago, every Android fan went crazy when they saw something on Android website – and people called it the Nexus 8, but we said this is