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Google's new 'Spaces' app is for group sharing across Android, web, and iOS

Articles, images, videos, and of course plenty of Google services are baked into the company's latest cross-platform service.

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Google Play Store update will streamline the experience for beta app testing

It will be significantly easier to join, leave, and manage those beta apps.

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Google I/O 2016: What to expect from Google's epic developer's conference

Android N and virtual reality will surely be hot topics of discussion, but how much will Google's new conference venue influence the company's biggest event of the year?


Watch this tinkerer get Windows 7 running on an LG G Watch

You probably don't want to use this tiny version of the desktop operating system, but the mere feat is impressive.

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Five to Try: Dark Sky shines on Android, and Bejeweled Stars blasts past Candy Crush

Grab these brand new apps and games from the Play Store this weekend.


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Shared Google Photos albums get more social with new features

Those invited to a shared album can now comment and get 'smart' suggestions about which photos to add.

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Android device updates: HTC One M8 and M9 finally score Marshmallow for AT&T models

The Nvidia Shield Tablet bumps up to Android 6.0.1, while the Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge score the latest security updates.

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Evidence mounts that Google will unveil Android VR headset at I/O

Leaked info from the Play Developer Console and multiple sources points to a headset that won't require a smartphone.

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10 things you would rather give up than your phone

Your smartphone is important to you. Really, really important.



Google to bring 'Gboard' features to Android

Gboard's ability to quickly perform a Google search and drop in GIFs would certainly be welcome on the company's own operating system.

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How to make Android and iOS play nicely together

These apps will help you bridge the divide that's inherent to a cross-platform life.



Android users can now quickly translate text in any app

Google has now made it possible for a wide variety of Android users to get text translated in any app on their phone.

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Google enables faster Exchange Services updates by adding it to the Play Store

If you use Gmail with a Microsoft Exchange account, this should lead to more regular feature updates and bug fixes.

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Instagram unveils revamped icon and interface tweaks

The nostalgic logo is out, with the new app icon embracing the trendy move to flat design and sharp colors.

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Logitech smart car mount transforms your dumb car into a connected one

The new car mount and connected Android app supports voice commands for text messages, calls, and streaming with Spotify.