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Revelation: Nexus 6 Should’ve Had a Fingerprint Sensor

Revelation: Nexus 6 Should’ve Had a Fingerprint Sensor

We Android users are generally pretty pleased with our choice of mobile operating system, particularly when comparing our phones with those of the iOS crowd. A lot of iOS 8’s newest features have been in Android for a … [Read more...]

Weekend Wrap-Up: Microsoft Holds Windows 10 Event; Google Could Launch a Wireless Service

Weekend Wrap-Up: Microsoft Holds Windows 10 Event; Google Could Launch a Wireless Service

Good afternoon, folks! It's Sunday, which means it's Weekend Wrap-Up time. We're going to look at the most important tech stories from the past week, including news from Microsoft, Google, Nintendo, and Amazon. … [Read more...]

Rumor: Project Nova is Google’s Forthcoming Wireless Service

Rumor: Project Nova is Google’s Forthcoming Wireless Service

We’ve heard of Project Ara: the modular smartphone; and Project Tango: a 3D tracking smartphone and tablet. This week, however, news broke about Project Nova, a new Google initiative with the goal of providing … [Read more...]

Weekend Wrap-Up: Google to End Glass Explorer Program; Nintendo Will Launch New 3DS in U.S.

Weekend Wrap-Up: Google to End Glass Explorer Program; Nintendo Will Launch New 3DS in U.S.

Happy Sunday, everyone! It's Weekend Wrap-Up time, which means you're about to get all caught up on the biggest tech stories from the past week. Google, Nintendo, and Apple all made headlines in the last seven days -- … [Read more...]

Google & Automakers Aim for Self-Driving Cars in 2020

Google & Automakers Aim for Self-Driving Cars in 2020

As computing power gets better, smarter, and smaller, we’re finding new ways to cram it into all sorts of devices – including cars that can drive themselves. Google’s autonomous car initiative is gathering steam, … [Read more...]

Google to End Glass Explorer Program, Launching Separate Glass Business

Google to End Glass Explorer Program, Launching Separate Glass Business

A new report out of Fortune today says that Google will be ending its beta-style Glass Explorer program this year, and will be spinning Glass into a separate business that will fall under Nest CEO Tony Fadell’s … [Read more...]

Huge Google Translate Update is Live

Huge Google Translate Update is Live

That didn’t take long: after being initially reported only a couple days ago, it seems Google has gone ahead and updated its Translate app with some major improvements, apparently available right now.The app’s … [Read more...]

Project Ara Hitting Puerto Rico This Year

Project Ara Hitting Puerto Rico This Year

Today at the Project Ara developers’ conference, Google announced that it plans to launch Project Ara as a pilot program in Puerto Rico later this year. The rollout will be a precursor to Google’s plans to bring Ara … [Read more...]

More Project Ara Module Marketplace Details Revealed

More Project Ara Module Marketplace Details Revealed

One of the most exciting initiatives in tech is Google’s Project Ara, an effort to build a consumer-friendly and customizable modular smartphone. Headed up by Google’s Advanced Projects and Technology, or ATAP, … [Read more...]

Microsoft Upset with Google over Bug Report

Microsoft Upset with Google over Bug Report

It seems that Microsoft and Google aren’t getting along too well at the moment, at least when it comes to the best way to talk about bugs in each other’s products and services. A post on ZDNet points the way back to … [Read more...]