May 16th, 2013

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Google had pre-warned that its I/O conference keynote last night would be focused on services and developers rather than new Android hardware. The announcements were impressive in their breadth and ambition. The...

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May 16th, 2013

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YouTube and Microsoft are at each other’s throats over a Microsoft-authored YouTube app for Windows Phone 8, which YouTube has ordered the company to remove. YouTube has sent a cease-and-desist order...

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May 15th, 2013

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Google's I/O developer conference kicks off tonight with a keynote speech that's expected to focus on developers and services rather than hardware. It seems a Spotify-style subscription music service may...

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May 14th, 2013

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All Android developers can now reply to reviews of their apps on Google Play, after Google expanded the pilot scheme it launched last year. Developers can reply via the Google Play Developer Console, with...

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May 14th, 2013

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With Google's I/O developer conference set to outline the next steps for Android this week, Google's new Android boss Sundar Pichai has been talking about the company's plans. "The momentum — in terms...

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May 13th, 2013

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Google’s Game Center-style community is real and it will include cloud game saves as well as notifications, in-game chat, leader boards, lobbies and invitations. Android Police, which first broke the...

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May 10th, 2013

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Shoppers who use their mobiles in-store spend more than those who don't, according to Google’s latest research into mobile shopping. The company reports that in-store basket sizes of frequent mobile...

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May 3rd, 2013

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Barnes & Noble has agreed a deal with Google to add Google Play and other Google properties to its Nook HD and HD+ tablets. Nook tablets will now include Google’s Chrome browser, Google Search, Gmail,...

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May 3rd, 2013

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Google has hired a chief game designer in a move that has created frantic speculation about what the company’s plans are for games. Noah Falstein, a computer games veteran of more than 30 years, has...

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