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8 Android Wear tweaks that Google should steal from third-party apps

There's no reason the following functions couldn't be built into Android Wear itself.

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5 powerful things you didn't know Chromebooks could do

Yes it can! Run Photoshop. Use Office Online. Work offline. Chromebooks just get keep getting more potent.

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Super-size it: Google X is reportedly developing displays that combine to grow bigger

According to the Wall Street Journal, Google X is designing these displays to "plug together like Legos to create a seamless image." Sounds like another fun experiment that just might lead to a cool product.

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Google-backed Thread Group opens membership, wades into home IoT marsh

The group wants vendors to adopt its networking stack for connected-home devices

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Google Play Newsstand gets a Material Design makeover

One by one, Google's apps are getting fresh coats of paint ahead of Android L's launch.

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Google takes Drive to school with unlimited cloud storage for educators, students alike

Unlimited storage is a generous gesture that just might rope kids and campuses into the Google ecosystem, too.

Google triples bug bounty reward range to $15,000 (and sometimes more)

The company says it will even break that ceiling for outstanding reports.

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Project Ara’s modules will be 'hot swappable' and readily available in the Google Play Store

Hopefully this means we’ll see a working version of Google’s “LEGO phone” sooner than later.

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Even with Google Glass, texting while driving is still unsafe

New study finds little difference between Glass voice dictation and texting by hand

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Report: Google 'tightening the screws' on Android manufacturers

Expect to see more Google services front and center on future devices.