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Google reports strong Q2 2012; Motorola loses money but Droid RAZR MAXX was a hit

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Google exceeded expectations of analysts in Q2 2012, generating $12.2 billion, including $1.3 billion generated by Motorola during a stub period (limited time for which Google is accounting revenues from M…

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Marissa Mayer leaves Google to become Yahoo! CEO

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Long-time Google executive and one of the first 20 people to be employed by the company is leaving to take over the top job at Yahoo! New York Times Dealbook was first to report the news a short time ago, and Yahoo ha…

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Android Phones

Samsung Galaxy Nexus now in stock and shipping from Google Play Store

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It has been a crazy couple of weeks for the Samsung Galaxy Nexus.  Initially, Google had to pull it off the shelves because of a patent issue with Apple.  Google then decided to issue the Android 4.1 update for the…

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Android Phones and Devices

Nexus 7 Review: $199 and worth every penny

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The tablet market has been a difficult realm for Google to conquer. While the iPad remains the immovable king, Amazon and Barnes & Noble usurped Google by delivering successful mini tablets that rely on An…

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Android Apps

Siri who? Google Now is on a path beyond simple voice search

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Android has supported voice search, voice commands, and text to speech features in some capacity for two years now. With the recently announced Google Now, Google has brought elements of all three sectors to f…

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Asus Tablets

Nexus 7 pre-sale starts at Staples.com, launches in-store this month

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Staples has announced today that it is now accepting pre-orders of the Nexus 7 Android tablet. Google has been accepting pre-orders at the Play Store since the day the device was first announced, but anyone who…

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Android Devices

Samsung Galaxy Nexus now available for purchase in Play Store, ships in 2-3 weeks

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Apple and Samsung have been going back forth lately over an injunction banning the sale of the Samsung Galaxy Nexus.  Previously, the Galaxy Nexus was removed from the Google Play Store since Apple had won an in…

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Android OS

Google will sell the Galaxy Nexus again next week, revamped with Jelly Bean

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As we reported a couple of  days ago, Google had to pull the Galaxy Nexus from the Google Play page and simply suggest interested customers be notified when it is available again to ship.  According to a recent re…

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Android Phones

Google pulls the Galaxy Nexus listing in Play Store, plans OTA update to appease Apple

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Apple recently won a preliminary injuction against the Samsung Galaxy Nexus, which essentially halted sales of the pure Google device until further notice.  We saw something similar occur with the HTC One X a…

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Android Apps

Google Now hack enables use on rooted devices with AOSP ROM’s (US English only)

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I have a love affair going on with Google Now. Though the Nexus 7 and Jelly Bean as a whole got all the headlines at I/O last week, Google’s new voice search and command feature has easily become my favorite a…

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Social

Warning: Don’t be the idiot who unintentionally shares private photos on Google+ Events Party Mode

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Here’s a little tip for anyone who has taken a shine to Google+ Events – don’t forget to leave party mode unless you want your naughty bits to end up on the internet. Google+ has a new Events …

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Android Apps

Google Drive gets improved access & sharing on mobile, and desktop version gains offline editing

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Google Drive got a new update today that should ease the process of accessing and sharing files on Android. The latest version of Drive, available now for devices running Android 2.1 and higher, introduces the…

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Google

Reminder: Google I/O 2012 keynote starts at 10:00 AM PT…what are you expecting today?

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Talk about a tough act to follow. We already witnessed a headline-grabbing day on several fronts yesterday as Google unveiled feature after feature to show what’s coming up soon in Android (and next yea…

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Android

Google Play will begin selling magazines, movies, and TV shows

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Google Play started with apps and games before expanding to books and movies. Now Google is bringing a bigger sense of immediacy to its digital storefront by adding magazines, movie purchasing, and TV shows. (…

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Android News

Reminder: Google I/O 2012 Keynotes stream live today [9:30 AM Pacific, 12:30 PM ET]

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It’s about that time, ladies and gentlemen – Google I/O 2012! The crowd on scene will soon be massive and Google’s flagship developer event is only a few hours away from kicking off. I’…

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