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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...

Nexus 7 tablet arriving at third party US retail stores

07/10/2012, Fancy yourself picking up a Nexus 7 tablet in the immediate future? If you have answered in the affirmative, then might I interest you in purchasing a Nexus 7 tablet from third party retail stores? Staples Inc. was announced to be the second major...

Google Maps now guides you through museums

07/10/2012, Last week, Google released a new version of Google Maps that brought indoor maps to folks living in the UK. Well, this week Google has decided to increase its usefulness to Android users in the US with a new version of the app that brings indoor maps for...

Youtube to launch premium channels in France

07/09/2012, Youtube has decided to partner with several French content producers to bring premium content to the French public according to French newspaper Le Figaro.The premium content is expected to launch in October and Google is currently in the final stages of...