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Nexus 7 now shipping in the U.K.

07/16/2012, Last week, we reported that Google’s Nexus 7 tablet already began shipping to customers in the U.S. who were able to pre-order the device. And just a few days after the announcement, it seems that the highly-anticipated tablet is now shipping to...

Google CEO Larry Page now recovering, ailment remains a mystery

07/16/2012, It seems that Google Co-Founder and CEO Larry Page has already recovered from the yet-to-be unveiled illness that affected his voice. This was confirmed by Google Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt on Thursday last week. Speaking to reporters at Allen &...

Nexus Q gets CyanogenMod 9

07/16/2012, While most of us were wondering why didn’t Google just make the Nexus Q a full-blown Android device, developer Jason Parker decided to do something about it instead. He managed to install CyanogenMod 9 onto the Nexus Q turning it into an impressive...

Google adds example sentences to Google Translate for more context

07/13/2012, Dictionaries often include example sentences on them to make learning more fun and easy. Today, Google is deploying the same feature to its Google Translate service. Now, Google Translate users will have the option to view sample sentences by clicking the...

Nexus 7 tablets now shipping to pre-order customers

07/13/2012, To those of you who’ve pre-ordered a Nexus 7 tablet and you’ve been holding your breath waiting for it to arrive at your doorstep, well it looks like the wait is finally over. According to a post on the official Nexus Google+ account, it looks...

Nexus 7 has a hidden magnetic sensor

07/12/2012, It appears that Google’s flagship tablet – the Nexus 7 – actually has a tad magnetic sensor that is hidden under its display. The said feature, which can also be found on other devices, triggers the display to turn on once an external...

Google Maps for Africa now features walking directions

07/11/2012, Google announced the availability of driving directions on Google Maps in many African countries way back in 2010. Today, the Mountain View-based tech giant is announcing that it will add walking directions to over 44 countries in the continent. To start...

Google Nexus 7 costs $152 to make?

07/11/2012, We all know that the Google Nexus 7 is a pretty sweet tablet especially for the low price that it can be purchased for. If you’re keen on how much Google will be making on sales of the tablet, the folks over at AllThingsD have got the answer for...

Nexus 7 to be in Office Depot this Thursday?

07/10/2012, For those of you who haven’t pre-ordered your Google Nexus 7 tablet, it looks like you’ll be able to pick it up in store from Office Depot. The folks over at Droid-life managed to get their hands on an internal memo stating that Office Depot...

Google+ for iPad now available on the App Store

07/10/2012, Back in May, the Google+ experience was redesigned for the iPhone, where full bleed photos were introduced to the app, allowing said shots to fall into place amidst other bold visual elements that certainly make using Google+ a whole lot easier. Well, it...