Topic: Google

Project Tango Tablet Appears on Google Play Store

Project Tango Tablet Appears on Google Play Store

One of the more interesting initiatives undertaken by Google has been Project Tango, which looks to imbue an Android smartphone or tablet with real-time 3D mapping capabilities. Back in June, Google announced the … [Read more...]

Google Finally Announces YouTube Music Key

Google Finally Announces YouTube Music Key

After over a year of rumors and speculation, Google has finally announced the subscription-based music service spinning out of YouTube. Called YouTube Music Key, which costs $9.99 each month and provides ad-free, … [Read more...]

The First Phone to Get Lollipop is…the Moto G?

The First Phone to Get Lollipop is…the Moto G?

As you may know, I’ve been keeping a close eye on the roll out of the newest version of Android, known alternately as Android 5.0 or Lollipop. The reason for this is almost entirely selfish: I’ve had a Nexus 5 since … [Read more...]

Google Adds Games, Starz, Showtime to Chromecast

Google Adds Games, Starz, Showtime to Chromecast

In the face of growing competition from the likes of Amazon, Google today announced that owners of the Chromecast – its HDMI media-streaming stick – will soon be able to do a bit more than they could … [Read more...]

Polish LG G3s Getting Lollipop, Moto X Soon

Polish LG G3s Getting Lollipop, Moto X Soon

Despite announcing that its newest version of Android – Android 5.0, aka Android L, aka Android Lollipop – would begin hitting compatible devices starting last Monday, so far almost zero handsets have received the … [Read more...]

Google and LG Sign 10-Year Global Patent Licensing Deal

Google and LG Sign 10-Year Global Patent Licensing Deal

Google and LG are getting a little closer, as today the companies today announced a ten-year global patent licensing deal. That means that over the next decade, neither company should have to jump over hurdles to license … [Read more...]

Android Lollipop Delayed for Nexus 4 and 5?

Android Lollipop Delayed for Nexus 4 and 5?

Ever since Google confirmed that Android 5, aka Lollipop, would begin hitting Nexus devices starting on Monday, I’ve been repeatedly refreshing my phone’s system update button. “It’ll just happen any minute!” … [Read more...]

Android Lollipop Launches Today, New Gmail Available

Android Lollipop Launches Today, New Gmail Available

It seemed pretty likely that Google would start the launch of Android 5.0 – whose delicious nickname is Lollipop – right around the same day that people started to take home new Nexus 9 tablets, which run Lollipop … [Read more...]

It’s Nexus Day: Nexus 9 and Nexus Player Now Selling on Play Store; Nexus 9 Also Selling at Best Buy

It’s Nexus Day: Nexus 9 and Nexus Player Now Selling on Play Store; Nexus 9 Also Selling at Best Buy

Have your heart set on the next generation of Google devices? In the case of the Nexus 9 tablet and the Nexus Player set-top box, you can purchase both starting today; each has gone up for sale on the Google Play Store, … [Read more...]

New Video Shows Working Project Ara Prototype

New Video Shows Working Project Ara Prototype

Every few weeks, we catch another glimpse at the evolution of Project Ara, an initiative out of Google’s Advanced Technology and Projects division to build a modular smartphone. Today, a new video hit the web that … [Read more...]