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Android 2.2 ‘Froyo’ Is Finally Here

It looks like we were a little premature in our Droid X debut, saying that Android 2.2 would hit sometime in the middle of the summer. No, Froyo is out today in a nice little surprise from Google. It's totally open-source, of c...
 
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Google Voice Now Open To Public

Google Voice, previously Grand Central, is now open to the public.  Prior to today the service was 'invite only', requiring users to invite their friends.  Since Google bought Grand Central the service has added new features, s...

 
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Logitech Google TV Box Called Revue

I've got mixed feelings about everything Google, but if you're cool with putting all your media, calls and more in one place than you might be happy to hear that Logitech's companion box to Google TV will be called Revue.  In c...
 
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Google TV Explained (video)

Google has created a new video about their upcoming Google TV product, aimed at both tech geeks and people wondering "Why the hell do I need another box below my TV?" Personally, I think they do a great job of selling the devic...

 
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Google’s Homepage Now Customizable

In a very Bing-esque move, Google is now offering a plethora of custom wallpapers for their search main page, along with the option to upload your own or access photos from your Picasa web albums. Seeing your homepage all color...
 
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Ford Sync Getting Free Google Maps Update

This truly is the future, folks -- a car is a getting a free update to its functionality, wirelessly, via Bluetooth. Ford has announced a collaboration with Google called Send To Sync that allows owners of cars with the Ford Sy...

 
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Google’s World Cup Easter Egg (video)

A couple weeks ago Google celebrated Pac-Man's 30th with style, but that doesn't mean they're done having fun just quite yet. To honor the World Cup tournament, starting in just three days, Google has created a little easter eg...
 
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Google’s Chrome OS Hitting Notebooks This Fall

Google VP product management Sundar Pichai revealed today that Chrome, Google's open-source OS, will be hitting X86 and ARM notebooks this fall. Chrome is a free cloud-centered OS based on Ubuntu Linux and features an interface...

 
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Google Celebrates Pac-Man’s 30th Anniversary With Style

Namco's gaming classic Pac-Man turns 30 on May 22nd, and gamers and techies alike are celebrating in style. Next to Mario, Pac-Man is one of gaming's most recognizable characters. Google's homepage features the Google logo as a...
 
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Google Announces Google TV

Google's I/O conference had a slew of announcements yesterday and today, from Android 2.2 'Froyo' to mobile Flash support. But the biggest may be Google TV -- the company is now aiming to conquer the living room. To announce it...

 
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Android “Gingerbread” Arriving Fourth Quarter 2010

With all of yesterday's exciting news about Google's new WebM format, an interesting tidbit about the next version of Android came quietly from Google themselves. Located within a Q&A for WebM lies information that an Andro...
 
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The Onion Reports On Google’s Targeted Ad Phone Calls (video)

[GR]_m38CJeGUno[/GR] The Onion's news service has a new report today on Google's latest revenue stream: targeted ads during phone calls. Google will pick up on whatever you're talking about on the phone, then play back ads to y...