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4 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal
The Chinese handset maker launched a new smartphone that not only runs on the Android operating system, but also comes pre-loaded with Google's software that determines the look and feel of the phone's user interface.
8 hrs ago | ZDNet
Maps Coordinate, the mobile and web app designed for divvying up jobs and sharing locations among teams in real-time, will now be included with a Maps Engine Pro subscription.
9 hrs ago | Canada Online Explorer
Amazon.com Inc's new Fire smartphone features "gimmicks" - such as 3D effects and object scanner - that may not be enough to entice users away from the similarly priced Apple Inc iPhone and Samsung's Galaxy S5, reviewers said.
13 hrs ago | PC World
Lenovo showed off a smart glasses prototype on Thursday, part of a push to attract developers and other hardware manufacturers to a new partner program.
Google quietly slipped out a big upgrade to Maps' local discovery features on iOS a couple of weeks ago, and today it's Android's turn .
A chunk of that helped out the hospitality companies that work with Visit Florida , according to Will Seccombe , president and CEO of the statewide tourism group, which is highlighted in Google's newly released economic impact report .
Facebook turned in another strong financial performance in its second quarter, as profit soared and revenue beat Wall Street expectations for the ninth consecutive quarter.
The app is free and available in Apple's App Store for the iPhone and iPad and at Google Play for Android mobile devices.
Starting Aug. 18, Sprint will begin selling Google Apps for business in a move the company hopes will add value for business clients and retain more customers.
Google puts its boots into a lot of fields, and has reach in wearables, self-driving cars and internet delivering balloons.
Sony took the wraps off the Xperia T3 last month , its super-slim smartphone boasting a thickness of only 7mm.
Google Inc. and its lawyers at Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan have lost an early bid to knock out patent infringement claims by Rockstar Consortium, the Apple Inc.-backed group that snatched up Nortel Networks Inc.'s patent portfolio in a 2011 auction.
He was originally brought in as the " adult supervision " for founders Sergey Brin and Larry Page, but, as one of the most vocal senior executives at Google, he's also said some pretty controversial, provocative, or bizarre things over the years.
You can run from NSA surveillance -- but you can't hide. One way or another, the U.S. government will be able to snoop on your personal conversations.
Google Maps is now available for users in India and worldwide who want to use the service with automatic Hindi translations.
Google is trying out a new Google Maps feature said to provide users with more information about their destinations, or about nearby points of interest, reports say.
A federal judge rejected Google Inc's bid to dismiss a privacy lawsuit claiming it commingled user data across different products and disclosed that data to advertisers without permission.
Updated: Thu Jul 24, 2014 05:30 pm
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