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Chromecast Sales Exceed 10 Million

02/05/2015, Google tapped into a market with unexpected demand with the Chromecast which is why it was surprised when orders exceeded its expectations. The $35 HDMI streaming dongle has been very successful in the market and even though Google never formally...

Lollipop Update For Android One Handsets Coming Soon

02/04/2015, The Android One initiative was announced by Google last year. Under this program the company has teamed up with several manufacturers in emerging markets like India to provide customers with cheap devices that run Android. Swift updates to the latest...

Google Launches Mortgage Calculator Inside Its Search

02/03/2015, So you’re thinking about getting a new house, perhaps you want to invest in the property market, but the question is based on how much you earn, will you be able to afford it? After all given that banks do charge an interest when lending money, all of...

Uber To Take On Google With Their Own Self-Driving Cars [Rumor]

02/02/2015, According to an earlier report, it was rumored that Google could be looking to take Uber on by launching a taxi service of their own. In fact Google’s service is pretty far along to the point where they already have an app in place that is being tested...

Google To Compete With Uber With Their Own Taxi Service [Rumor]

02/02/2015, While governments and local taxi services don’t like Uber, based on the funding that Uber has gotten from investors and the various positive feedback from passengers (incidents notwithstanding), it seems that Uber is a very popular service, so much so...

Latest Android Stats Put Android 5.0’s Distribution At 1.6%

02/02/2015, At the start of every month, Google releases their Android distribution stats. The past few months have not included the latest build of Android – Android 5.0 Lollipop, but it looks like Google has finally decided to do that in their latest report....

Nexus 5 Reappears In The Google Play Store

02/02/2015, The Nexus 5 was launched in 2013 and was pretty much the last Nexus phone sold by Google to be subsidized by the company. It also featured a rather sleek design and somewhat impressive specs for back in the day, although today its specs would more or less...

Google Sees Search Market Share Drop, While Yahoo Gains A Boost

02/02/2015, Nothing lasts forever, not even diamonds, so do not buy into that particular argument the next time you happen to chance upon a jewelry store salesperson while perusing through the mall. So too, the same applies to business empires – digital or...

Google Now Cards Updated With Third-Party App Support

01/30/2015, The Google Now Cards feature on Android is pretty useful. It has the ability to remind you of things like upcoming flights, track packages, show you information it thinks you might be interested in based on previous searches, currency exchange rates and...

Google’s Smart Lock Feature Now Available To All Chromebook Users

01/29/2015, Wouldn’t it be awesome to be able to lock/unlock your laptop using just your phone? It would certainly save you time from having to always enter your password and to manually logout of your computer everytime you step away. Now some of you guys might...