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Android’s next update will reportedly fix Lollipop’s memory leak

Android Lollipop has had a bumpy rollout, but Google's slowly smoothing things out.

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2014 in review: The year in Android

2014 was a heck of a year for the Android operating system. From the release of Lollipop to executive shakeups, we recount some of the year's biggest stories.

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How to set up your new Chromebook the right way

Follow these tricks for getting yourself up and running with the right apps, settings, and offline tools.

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Google wrangles with Mississippi attorney general after Sony leaks

Google accuses Mississippi official of working with the movie industry to attack it.

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Google adds song lyrics to search results but it feels like a cheap cash grab

Google's instant answer results for song lyrics are partial and push you towards the Google Play Store.

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Google's finalized self-driving car prototype is more VW Beetle than Porsche

Sensor views are one reason for the self-driving vehicle's cute, rounded looks

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7 reasons Chromebooks hit their stride in 2014

Google Chromebooks went from curiosity to a computing mainstay in 2014. Here's why.

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Lollipops, Cardboard, and barges: Google's 14 biggest hits and misses of 2014

A tech company as big as Google is bound to do some amazing things every year, but it's also not immune to failure. Let's look back at where the search giant went right and wrong in 2014.

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'OK Google' could be coming soon to a Chromebook near you

Goolge experiments with bringing spoken commands and questions to Chromebooks, and Dev Channel users can take it for a spin.

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Google's work on full encryption chugs along, with Yahoo's help

Code has been migrated to GitHub to foster involvement from the wider tech community