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Android Device Manager is now live

Just a quick heads up for you guys and gals that the Android Device Manager is now live. We mentioned this on our social media streams yesterday but felt obligated

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Moto X Review: Do Specs Matter?

As phones progress, it seems all device manufacturers seem to care about are specs; Processors, RAM, ROM, all words somewhat foreign to the average consumer. But Motorola has a different

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Google Play Store update improves overall usability

A new version of the Google Play Store has started making its way onto Android handsets and tablets. Tapped with the release of 4.3.10, it’s a slight adjustment on multiple

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Google reportedly testing hyper-local cards for Google Now

Google is currently testing new ways to deliver localized news reports, some of which could become part of the Google Now experience. Reportedly, Google is working to bring even more

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Google finally releases official AdSense app for Android

Google has finally gotten around to releasing an official app for AdSense, having just dropped it into the Google Play Store. Details, as you might expect, include “key earnings information,

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Google Play Store app downloads surpass iTunes for first time — report

The Google Play Store has surpassed iTunes in terms of quarterly app downloads for the first time, reports AppAnnie. According to the new finding, Google’s storefront outpaced Apple’s by a

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ChromeCast gets the teardown treatment

Google recently announced their new media-streaming-slash-internet-throwing “ChromeCast” dongle. Now, of course, the folks at iFixIt have gotten their hands on it, and they’ve done what they do best – torn

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Samsung, Google will release Nexus 10 successor in “near future”, report indicates

Samsung and Google will soon release a successor to the 2012 Nexus 10, reports Wall Street Journal’s Amir Efrati. According to a recent tweet, Google’s own Sundar Pichai told him

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Google introduces new textbook purchase and rental service

Listen up, all you less-than-broke college students. Google is big on education – they always have been. They say that their Nexus 7 is great for students, and now they

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Google Chromecast, a $35 device to stream media, web to any HDTV

Put on your suit and tie, folks, and get ready to meet Chromecast. Google just announced the new device, and what it does is simple, yet so very important to how

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The Last Contact – Manning the gun with a hint of exercise

The Last Contact is a gunning/turret-style game with gorgeous graphics that will have you spinning, literally.  A combination of great mechanics along with the peculiarity of physical movement makes this

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Working Android 4.3 build available to Nexus 4 users early

Android 4.3 has been popping up here and there on the internet for a while now, but now the leak has spread even further. If you’re the proud owner of

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Google schedules Android-related event for July 24

The “Breakfast with Sundar Pichai” could be formal announcement of Android 4.3 as well as new products. Of course, it could be Chrome-related too…

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WSJ: Google to promote Moto X with $500 million budget

A day without news or a rumor about the Moto X is a day wasted. At least, that is how it seems as of late. The Wall Street Journal is

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Motorola rumored to be making a cheaper Nexus 4-like phone

According to the Spanish tech site ADSLZone, Motorola is making a less expensive phone in the spirit of the Nexus 4. Rumors concerning the American manufacturer’s plans say that the upcoming device will play host