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Google’s Project Glass gets SXSW demo

As a child I remember watching The Terminator with my family, thinking how cool it would be to literally wear a computer that delivers real-time information. Well, if you have

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Gmail updates look for mobile web and offline

Last December Google launched a redesigned Gmail app for the iPhone and iPad. It went over so well with users that Google decided to roll out a similar look to

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Google showcases a talking Android shoe at SXSW

We know Google as the famous search engine giant and the company behind our beloved operating system, Android, but Google also loves to introduce weird but creative gadgets as well.

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Google planning to cut 10% of Motorola’s workforce

When Google bought Motorola Mobility for $12.5 billion, there was a bit of hope in the air that Motorola Mobility would rise again. Unfortunately, things are not going according to

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Former Apple evangelist Guy Kawasaki hired to advise Google-owned Motorola

Guy Kawasaki, former Apple evangelist and book author, announced earlier this week that he has gone Android by accepting an advisory role at Google-owned Motorola. His new role with Motorola will

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Motorola Phones Lack “Wow” Factor, Says Google CFO

Google’s CFO, Patrick Pichette, openly admitted that Motorola’s phones have not provided a “wow” factor for consumers. Pichette stated that Google has inherited a pipeline of insignificant devices. “Motorola has

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Google experimenting with new Linux kernel for Android, version 3.8

According to the public kernel repository over at Google, there’s a new, experimental kernel build out. It’s marked as version 3.8, and is built from the standard kernel, with all

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Google will have retail presence by end of year, rumor suggests

You know that retail locator that Google recently unveiled for the Nexus 4 and Nexus 7?  That thing will become even more helpful later this year once Google gets into

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Factory Android 4.2.2 images now available for Nexus devices

Been dying for that update to Android 4.2.2? Over at Google Developers, they’ve released the factory images for: Nexus 4 Nexus 7 (Wfi and 3G) Nexus 10 GSM Galaxy Nexus

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New Motorola Google smartphone said to be a “game changer”

With the Google / Motorola acquisition that took place oh-so-long ago, it’s been slow going for awhile. Many expected to see devices almost right out of the gate, but mum

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Google Now gets spotlighted in new Nexus 4 commercial [video]

If you watched the Grammys last night, chances are you saw LG / Google’s new commercial for the Nexus 4. The commercial had a slightly unexpected guest of honor: Google

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Google Nexus 4 sells over 1 million since it was launched

Over at XDA-Developers, the brains of the operation have found a way to keep track of the total number of Nexus 4 devices sold. At the beginning of last month,

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Google rumored to drop NVIDIA in favor of Qualcomm for Nexus 7 refresh

Google may turn to Qualcomm as the chipmaker of choice for the next-generation Nexus 7, reports  Pacific Crest analyst Michael McConnel. Citing supply chain issues and competitive pricing, Google could be leaving

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Chromebook Pixel completely designed by Google with touchscreen, 2560×1700 resolution leaks on video

In a new drool-worthy leaked video, we’re seeing some leaked info on the Chromebook Pixel. The notebook is entirely designed by Google, and features a 2560×1700 resolution, as well as