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The Nexus 5 has become the latest piece of Google's own-brand hardware to get the Lollipop update.
We've done a bunch of projects in 2014. In this article, we'll take a look at the big ones, along with pointers for how you can get started in any of them you wish.
The upcoming closure of Google News has reawakened the debate over the consequences of a law that experts have described as quite simply "nonsense".
Trying to buy confidential office hardware, or a surprise gift? Advances in ad retargeting will broadcast your intentions across the internet and all your devices unless you cover your tracks.
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The tech giant is planning to close its engineering office in Russia following a crackdown on Internet firms in the country.
With a new face in charge of competition, the European Commission is revisiting its ongoing antitrust investigation into Google.
Ultrasonic pairing between Android and Chromecast devices will allow users to connect to Chromecast devices without first being on the same Wi-Fi network.
After revisions to Spain's intellectual property law, Google has taken its ball and gone home.
Given the bargain basement prices typically associated with browser-based Chromebooks, Avaya reps noted the approach also saves users extra funds when it comes to hardware.
Android Wear owners will soon see major improvements to the entire smartwatch experience through better watch face support, improved watch navigation, and UI efficiency improvements.
Tech companies accounted for 14 of the top 50 spots this year, down from 22 tech brands last year.
If you watch YouTube content on your Apple TV then there are changes coming your way, one of which is that you'll start seeing ads.
Google has released the first stable version of its Android integrated development environment, and, going forward, it will be the platform for Android development.
The YouTube CEO is the latest prominent tech exec to join the CRM giant's Board.
Step-by-step instructions to help you tighten security and dramatically reduce the risk that crucial cloud services will be compromised. If you use a Microsoft or Google account, Office 365, Dropbox, Facebook, or Twitter, keep reading.
What are some of the best, free business-related apps for Android devices on the market?
Look out, Windows! With Google starting to bring over a million Android apps to Chromebooks, the Windows PC is going to face a real challenge.
Since migrating from Outlook to Gmail, David Gewirtz has been exploring Chrome and Gmail extensions. Here are the six add-ons he's found most useful so far.
The first Chromebook with the Nvidia Tegra is going to shake things up, especially for Intel.
What are some of the most interesting apps for the Android operating system we've discovered this month?
Lenovo has entered the Chromebook consumer space with a touchscreen model.
School will soon be in session and a Chromebook may be just what you need for the coming academic year.
Here are some of the cool Gmail features that I use daily to help me get the most from the service.
There are far more than six great Chrome Web browser extensions, but these are the six I can't live without and use every day for work.
The C720 is one of the first Chromebooks to ship with an Intel Core i3 processor. We go hands on to see if all the excitement is justified.
What do Google's Notebook, Apple's Ping and Microsoft's Zune have in common? Failure to launch, closure, and poor sales -- and they are all part of the worst tech flops and service fails.
You no longer have to pay high prices for great phones and with no-contract with a carrier you are in charge of your service obligation.
Long before people were talking about the Internet of Things, Linux-based home automation systems were available. Here are some of today's most interesting Linux-powered home gadgets.
Google introduces a makeover for Android, which aims to unify the Web, desktop, your phone and wearable devices.
At CBS Interactive's San Francisco headquarters, Steven Levy, author of "In the Plex," discusses the notion that Google runs with a degree of chaos. But he says there's also a coherence at the company, which, at its core, he believes is a combination of things, including a technology company, an artificial intelligence company, and an Internet company.
At a Churchill Club event in Mountain View, Calif., Google CEO Eric Schmidt talks with "Avatar" and "Titanic" film director James Cameron about the future of 3D imaging and when it will be widely adopted in homes. Cameron says the big breakthrough for 3D will be "autoscopic" displays in which users can watch 3D programming without 3D glasses.
At Google I/O in San Francisco, Google executive Rishi Chandra demos the company’s new TV platform, which integrates traditional television with Web features. Running on Android, the platform lets users search for shows on TV or watch on-demand video content through the Web.
At Google I/O in San Francisco, Google execs Vic Gundotra and Sundar Pichai push HTML5 technologies to conference attendees. The execs believe switching development efforts from desktop-based applications to Web-based applications is key to continuing growth in the medium.
At Google I/O in San Francisco, Google's Vic Gundotra unveils a new royalty-free video format called WebM. Google has partnered with software developers Mozilla and Opera to support the encoding technology in their browsers. The format is based on the VP8 technology that Google acquired from On2 Technologies in February.
The household thermostat has always been difficult to program--wasting energy and driving up your utility bill. But ZDNet correspondent Sumi Das explains how new networking technologies will one day connect your thermostat and meter to your PC, so you are better able to track, monitor, and analyze the energy usage in your home.
At Google's headquarters in Mountain View, Calif., Senior Product Manager Erick Tseng demos Google Earth for Android. The new app mirrors the Google Earth application on the desktop. The app also supports the voice features in Google Earth, searching for geographic locations like "Mount Fuji."
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