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Android 4.2 rumors are as real as unicorns

10/08/2012, We were just mulling over the possibility of the next version of Google’s Android operating system, which will see a small increment of its version number from 4.1 to 4.2, and whether it will retain the “Jelly Bean” moniker or not. Well, the folks...

Motorola wins patent infringement case against Microsoft

10/05/2012, It appears that there is no end in sight for the patent wars between tech giants. Virtually every major tech company is embroiled in patent litigation, not with one adversary but with many of them. This has also recently attracted criticism towards the US...

New report corroborates multiple Nexus devices rumor

10/05/2012, Earlier today we reported that thanks to an alleged hands-on report, it seems that LG could be the manufacturer of the next Nexus handset. However if earlier rumors of multiple Nexus manufacturers are to be believed, LG might not be the only one, and now...

Google Gesture Search updated

10/04/2012, Google not only updated their Google Maps web-based app for mobile devices to include Street View, where the all too familiar Pegman is now at your service, but the Internet search giant has also taken the trouble to update their Gesture Search feature so...

Google warns users of potential Gmail attack

10/04/2012, Google recently issued a warning to many of their Gmail users, citing that their accounts could fall under the crosshairs of hackers. This email is similar in nature to the one that the Internet search giant sent out in June earlier this year, stating,...

Android 4.2 due in November 2012 [Rumor]

10/04/2012, Hmmm, the rumor mill does seem to go into overdrive where the Android world is concerned, and here we are with word that a new version of Android, Android 4.2 is due to arrive sometime next month. Not only that, the device that will have the honor of...

Google’s axe man stares down at Motorola Mobility unit

10/04/2012, Companies that are bloated all the way from the top to the bottom will not be able to thrive these days, considering how being lean and mean is the way to go. Well, after acquiring Motorola Mobility some time ago, Google has started to look long and hard...

Google and publishers agree on digital books settlement

10/04/2012, It has taken seven long years of litigation, but all’s well that ends well, don’t you think so? Both Google and book publishers have arrived at a settlement at last, enabling Google to digitize books and journals which is in line with the Internet...

Street View in Google Maps on mobile browser is good to go

10/04/2012, As promised, technology giant Google has just announced that they have just introduced the wonders of Street View in Google Maps for mobile browsers, as part of their effort to deliver an even more comprehensive, accurate and useful mobile solution for...

Google and Microsoft to expand Nexus 7 and Surface lines [Rumor]

10/03/2012, Nexus 7 is to Google as Surface is to Microsoft, so what happens when there are whispers being thrown about the industry, touting that Google as well as Microsoft fully intend to extend the Nexus 7 and Surface tablet ranges to comprise of more than just...

New Nexus devices must be Android 5.0 compatible [Rumor]

10/03/2012, At the end of last month, we took a look at rumors surrounding the LG Optimus G Nexus which claim that it could very well be the next Nexus device, and here we are with more information from an anonymous source on how hardware manufacturers can qualify...

Google Nexus 7 32GB spotted in Carphone Warehouse listing

10/03/2012, Google entered the tablet market with a bang when it unveiled its own 7-inch slate, Nexus 7. The tablet was the result of a joint collaboration between Google and Asus. Ever since the launch, the tablet has become a significant player in the mini tablet...

Street View coming to Google Maps web app for iPhone and iPad

10/03/2012, For folks who are fed up with Apple’s Maps app that comes bundled in the new iOS 6 operating system, there is some light at the end of the tunnel. Word has it that from tomorrow onwards, the Street View feature will be made available on the Google Maps...