More rumors surface about 7-inch Google tablet

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We first heard whispers about Google launching their own tablet, which might go under the Nexus name, about three months ago. Digitimes claimed a few weeks later that the device was real, and would be a 7-inch tablet. More rumors have been going around about the possibility of a Nexus tablet, ...

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Google’s Sundar Pichai chats future of Chrome, Android app

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The head honcho behind Google’s Chrome effort, Sundar Pichai, recently spent a bit of time chatting with CNET about where the browser is now and where it’s going.  Rather than break down the full details, we’ll just pull apart the stuff that matters more to Android users.  In ...

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EU clears Google and Motorola deal

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Google just took to their official blog to announce that the European Commission has approved the Motorola acquisition.  This doesn’t exactly clear the entire deal across the board as there are but a few hurdles remaining.  Nevertheless, Google is excited and looks forward to the final ...

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Google Chrome Beta hits Android

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Google marries their popular browser with their popular mobile platform with a beta app.

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CDMA Nexus Support Clarified

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Dan Morril posted a quick note on the Google Groups forum regarding the latest rumor of Google no longer supporting the Verizon Galaxy Nexus.  He states its simply a clarification about support for these devices and gives a brief explanation of why the websites were updated. Verizon Galaxy ...

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Registration Open for Sprint Galaxy Nexus

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Are you looking for unlimited LTE data on Google’s latest flagship phone? If you answered, “heck yes” (like myself), you can now register for information updates for Sprint’s iteration of the Galaxy Nexus, set to debut sometime later this year. The device will be ...

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Oracle: Google earning $10 million a day from Android

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In the ongoing sage that is lawsuits and patent infringements, Oracle has asked the courts to stay or dismiss a Java-related case against Google for upwards of 9 months. In the letter submitted to the courts, Oracle listed what they believe to be Google’s earnings from Android. According ...

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LG may be first to get third generation of Google TV

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Rumor has it that Google is looking for a partner for it’s third generation TV software based on Android, and that LG may be it. However, Google said on its blog that Samsung will also have 3rd generation models. With no clear decision on who the third gen partner will be, the new version ...

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Sprint officially announces LTE and Galaxy Nexus, as expected

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  We saw a leak in an ad last week about Sprint getting the Galaxy Nexus and giving it LTE, and now it’s all confirmed. Sprint has made the phone official with everything we expected… but no mention of the 1.5 GHz CPU we hoped for. What do we have? Android 4.0.3, Super AMOLED ...

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Breaking: Google to manufacture their own processor for Android devices?

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Here’s something we haven’t heard about. Apparently, the geniuses at Google are working on a Google-branded processor and GPU, perhaps to create some unity in Android devices. Rumor has it that this processor will be shown off in the next Nexus device. While this is sudden, it does ...

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Google adds 217 more patents to their arsenal, courtesy of IBM

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In the latest patent war news, Google has recently acquired 188 granted patents and 29 pending patents from IBM. The deal went through on Dec. 31, 2011, and the information comes straight from the US Patent Office, so we can rest assured its legit. This isn’t the first time we’ve ...

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All Things D interviews Motorola’s Christy Wyatt on their upcoming plans for Android

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Back in December, All Things D had the opportunity to sit down with Christy Wyatt, corporate vice president and general manager for mobile devices at Motorola. They discussed how Motorola plans to stand out from the rest of the manufacturers involved with Android in 2012 and beyond. Christy ...

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Is Google prepping a Nexus tablet?

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Might Google be preparing to enter the Android tablet game with an officially-backed tablet much like the Nexus handset series?  Depending on how much you read into the context and translation of the following, the answer is yes.  According to Google’s own Eric Schmidt, the company plans ...

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New Google+ feature lets users turn status updates into Hangout opportunities

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A new feature for Google+ has been announced today which makes it easy to convert a normal status update/conversation into a Hangout with video.  Let’s say you and your buddies are watching a bowl game this winter and each of you has a little bit to say, bragging your team up or talking ...

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Google introduces faster movie search for Android devices

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Google today announced a faster, more interactive movie search today for mobile browsers running on Android and iOS devices. Now when searching for a movie or theater on Google.com, the results come up in a swipeable ribbon with with movie posters, showtimes, summaries, ratings, and more.  The ...

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