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How Google plans to lock you away from iOS and Windows

Come for the awesome new Android features, stay because...well, it's just getting way too hard to switch.

Google packs plenty into I/O keynote

Google's developer conference kicked off Wendesday in San Francisco with a focus on in-car technology, wearables and a new mobile OS.

Google I/O Recap: From watches to cars, Android will be everywhere

Jon Phillips and Florence Ion look at all the big announcements from Google I/O.

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From Android L to Google Fit: All the new products and features from Google I/O

Google unleashed a torrent of fresh features and products and its annual I/O keynote. Here's a round-up of all the news and new platforms.

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Google rolls out Android Auto, linking your car, your phone and your digital life

In a demo cockpit at Google I/O, the company demonstrated how your Android phone could provide calendar, contact and road-trip data to improve your daily drive—and make it a lot safer.

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Google launches Android TV -- and here's what it looks like

Google launches Android TV, with shupport from Sharp, Sony, Asus, and others. It will debut this fal, replacing the forgotten Google TV technology.

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Google makes 'Android L' developer preview available, with tons of new features

Coming later this year, the next version of Android will be available in preview form for developers starting today.

Google moves to cut prices of Android smartphones to under $100

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Google will provide a smartphone reference design for sub-$100 handsets as part of its Android One program

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Google I/O Keynote: Follow along live

Google I/O kicks off in San Francisco on Wednesday, and we'll be covering the keynote as it happens.

App Invasion: Sunrise for iOS and Android is the ultimate Google Calendar companion

Sunrise supports multiple Google calendars, uses Google Maps’ data to direct you to events, and supports a handy “quick add” feature for Google Calendars. Plus, it looks spectacular on your phone.

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At Google I/O, expect smartwatches as Android spreads to new screens

The Moto 360 smartwatch could launch, and possibly a mobile health-tracking system

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Spec showdown: Motorola Moto E vs. Nokia X2

Both phones use Android, but they don't look the same

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Microsoft launches its first Android phone, the Windows Phone-like Nokia X2

It's still early days for the Microsoft-Nokia devices marriage, but for now Microsoft is continuing the Android-based X series.

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Yahoo launches Aviate app for a 'smarter' Android home screen

Aviate plays a role in Yahoo's efforts in contextual search

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Google opens Glass sales in the UK, for £1,000 a pop

The unit recognizes U.K. accents and the metric system, Google said

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Twitter keeps sending texts to recycled phone numbers, lawsuit says

A consumer who was hit with unwanted messages wants to start a class-action case

Android 4.4.4 fixes OpenSSL hijacking vulnerability

A new version of Android for Nexus devices is primarily a security update that patches the bundled OpenSSL library

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LinkedIn launches mobile job search iOS app

The app provides filtering tools, saved search and notifications