Google pooh poohs the cube

Summary:Google puts to rest reports of a low-price device, dubbed by someone the Google Cube, that would interface with PCs, TVs, set-top boxes, media players and cell phones."We have many PC partners who serve their markets exceedingly well and we see no need to enter that market; we would rather partner with great companies," is the official Google statement on the subject.

Google puts to rest reports of a low-price device, dubbed by someone the Google Cube, that would interface with PCs, TVs, set-top boxes, media players and cell phones.

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"We have many PC partners who serve their markets exceedingly well and we see no need to enter that market; we would rather partner with great companies," is the official Google statement on the subject. As I posted earlier, Google has enough to do without messing around with multimedia hardware. However, that doesn't mean that Google isn't interested in co-producing an Internet access device, a so-called Google PC, but I'm not betting on it any time soon...

Topics: Google

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