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Google Voice: The ultimate Android how-to

In this article, we look at how you can use Google Voice from your Android device, how you can display your Google Voice number as your Caller ID, and how you can make minutes-free Google Voice VoIP calls via WiFi.

March 17, 2014 by

Google unveils Android 4.1 Jelly Bean

Google has outlined its latest version of Android, code named Jelly Bean. There's a bevy of upgrades to improve performance, a few smart search tools, better voice features and "a bunch of delightful improvements".

June 27, 2012 by

Google tipped to sell its own 7-inch Android tablet

The usually-reliable Wall Street Journal has added its voice to the frenzy of speculation about Google's plans to launch its own 7-inch Android tablet, apparently confirming an earlier report in Digitimes. This would be a brave move, considering that Google's previous hardware efforts -- the Nexus smartphone, Chromebooks and Google TV -- have been disastrous flops.

March 29, 2012 by

Introducing Evi: Siri's new worst enemy

Another smart-looking competitor to Siri's voice throne has exploded onto iOS and Android this week. It's called Evi, and today we're looking at whether it has the goods to take down the reigning Apple champ.

January 26, 2012 by

Android opens up to 'British English'

Google has made it possible for people to control their Android phones and tablet using spoken 'British English'.The software company introduced a tool called Voice Actions for Android in the US last year, allowing users to verbally direct their device to send a text to a contact, go to a website, or get directions to somewhere on Google Maps.

September 19, 2011 by

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