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Years later, Gingerbread still leads all versions of Android

Ice Cream Sandwich and Jelly Bean gain traction but Android 2.3 still heads the pack.

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Google adds nutrition info cards to Google Now

Whether you’re trying to lose some weight for the beach months, or have some dietary restrictions, or just plain trying to eat healthier, nutritional information is your friend when it

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Ice Rage – A bear walks into a hockey rink…

Ice Rage brings hockey to your Android device in the form of bears, brawls, and general mayhem.  It does not necessarily deliver these all the time, but the makers of

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New Google Apps admin app for Android announced

If you or your company uses Google Apps, or you’re an IT admin of sorts with a company or client who does, chances are you’re fully aware of how much

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Google announces new Gmail experience for desktop and mobile

Google today announced a new inbox for the Gmail desktop and mobile experience. Rolling out gradually over the next few weeks, users will find that the inbox is a much

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Find My Friends! – A family and friends locator that will inform (and scare) you

Find My Friends! (FMF) is a location-sharing app similar to Glympse, but it also adds police reports, check ins, and mugshots to give you an eerie look into what you

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Google Play to get new shipping options May 28

If there’s one thing drab about Google Play, it’s their shipping options on devices and accessories – or, rather, lack thereof. Shipping is expensive, and doesn’t come with many shipping

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Potential bidding war looms with Google reportedly eyeing Waze

This could get pretty interesting pretty quick. Google is reportedly considering throwing in a counter-offer to Waze and may be ready to engage Facebook in a bidding war. Waze is

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PSA: Be careful when setting alarms and reminders in Google Now

Google Now is a wonderful tool for Android users. It’s sleek, intuitive, and gets things done for you much faster than you could do them manually. However, users should be

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Glympse – Remarkably useful without spying or being creepy

Glympse is a location sharing app, similar to Latitude, that allows you to share your location and estimated time to arrival with anyone.  Everyone likes to be updated on when

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Google becomes second most valuable brand behind Apple, surpasses IBM

According to a list published by Millward Brown Optimor, Google has just sneaked ahead of IBM to become the world’s second most valuable brand, behind Apple. According to the BrandZ

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Sprint’s XFON may have passed through FCC

A Motorola XT1056 recently passed through the FCC showing support for Sprint’s LTE bands.  Judging by the model number, we might assume this is one of the rumored XFON (X

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You have to check out the photo search feature in Google+

You’ll be seriously impressed with how well Google categorizes your images.

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Running the tables: Samsung took 95% of global profits earned from Android in Q1 2013

Samsung’s ‘galaxy” line has been long joked about to be a hint at their intention to take over the universe, but the latest analytics numbers may prove that to be startlingly accurate.

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Google+ for Android version 42 features released

The most recent post on the Google Plus development blog is showing off the latest version of G+ for android, version 42. The update includes major improvements to photo handling,