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What to Do If Google News Isn’t Indexing Your Site

What to Do If Google News Isn’t Indexing Your Site

I'm writing this because this recently happened to us here at BestTechie after we pushed our redesign live -- all of the sudden our latest content stopped appearing on Google News. "What gives?" I thought. The weird thing to me was … [Read more...]

Android M to Give Users More Privacy Controls

Android M to Give Users More Privacy Controls

That didn’t take long: hot on the heels of Google’s tacit confirmation that Android M would make an appearance at I/O later this month, Bloomberg reported that the new version of the mobile OS would offer greater control over a … [Read more...]

Google I/O Schedule Points to Android M Debut

Google I/O Schedule Points to Android M Debut

Just as Apple’s annual WWDC conference will descend upon us before we know it, Google’s own I/O conference is also just around the corner, where we’re likely to hear about all kinds of new Android-based initiatives. A post on … [Read more...]

New Custom Voice Actions Hitting Google Now

New Custom Voice Actions Hitting Google Now

One of Android’s coolest features—its voice-activated “Okay Google” feature, powered by Google Now—is about to get a little cooler. The company announced today that a new batch of custom voice commands were just launched, with even … [Read more...]

LG Watch Urbane Available, G Watch Off Google Store

LG Watch Urbane Available, G Watch Off Google Store

The newest Android Wear device, the LG-made Watch Urbane, is available to order from the Google Store starting today, April 28, for a price of $349. This follows up on a leaked document from a few days ago that the smartwatch would … [Read more...]

Verizon to Sell LG Watch Urbane for $349

Verizon to Sell LG Watch Urbane for $349

It’s official: LG is gunning right for the Apple Watch. Based on facts gleaned from a newly leaked promotional material from Verizon, posted on AndroidSpin on Friday, the LG Watch Urbane—the newest addition to Google’s Android Wear … [Read more...]

Google is Stopping Patent Trolls by Buying All the Patents

Google is Stopping Patent Trolls by Buying All the Patents

In an effort to shut down patent trolls, one of the tech world’s worst problems and roadblocks towards progress, Google has announced its Patent Purchase Promotion. Described on its Public Policy Blog as “an experimental marketplace,” … [Read more...]

Google Sees Disappointing Nexus 6 Sales

Google Sees Disappointing Nexus 6 Sales

It seems that I wasn’t the only Nexus fan disappointed by Google’s decision to make a phablet—Google CFO Patrick Pichette told shareholders that Nexus 6 sales were lower than expected after its debut late last year. According to … [Read more...]