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Youtube wants to buy Twitch for more than $1 billion

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According to “sources familiar with the pact”, Youtube is planning to buy the popular video game streaming platform Twitch for more than $1 billion. This rumor surfaced earlier on Variety, a weekly entertainment-trade magazine. The deal will supposedly be announced very soon and is said to be the most significant acquisition in the history of Youtube. The ever so popular video ...

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Android Silver to replace Nexus

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It seems that Google’s Nexus line of products is on the way out if rumors are to be trusted. Evleaks, a leaker that has been right many times before, revealed that Google wants to replace Nexus with a new brand called “Android Silver”. Although the first Silver devices are scheduled to launch at the beginning of next year (February), it ...

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New Outlook plugin allows users to schedule Hangout videos

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The internet giant has released a plugin for Microsoft Outlook today which allows Google Apps for Business users to schedule Hangout videos with other company members. To install this useful feature just go the link that was put at your disposal, click Download Hangouts Plugin for Microsoft Outlook, then run the executable file. Note that you must have administrator privileges in order ...

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LG handset rumored to be among the first Android Silver devices

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The Android Silver program is a partnership between Google and manufacturers aimed at offering premium support to customers. Reports say that only a few devices, handpicked by Google will qualify for Silver Certification. Furthermore, only five handsets can receive the Silver status at any given time. These devices must run on the latest version of Android and will not be ...

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Google talks about Android Wear at their annual I/O conference

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With smartwatches and other wearable devices becoming more and more popular it’s not surprising that Android Wear has been mentioned during discussions on more than one occasion. This rapidly emerging market clearly has a lot of potential, but unfortunately the public is still unaware of it for the most part. This won’t be the case for much longer however as ...

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New Chromebooks to be released after Intel and Google team up

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Most of us have probably heard by now about the new generation personal computers running Chrome OS as its operating system ( OS that uses Linux kernel and Google Chrome browser plus integrated media player)  Being similar to netbooks, the internet connection is vital but quite a large collection of apps can be used offline, too.  What consumers enjoyed most ...

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Google Glass struggles with decline

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Google Glass is, no doubt an interesting prototype, but unfortunately it lost its popularity among users sooner than expected, due to the all the flaws this project turned out to have. First of all, many haters believe Google is not a company that should deal with devices such as this, Google is all about information, and it should focus on ...

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Check out the new Nod ring, a new generation of wearable devices!

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Who knows if the designer of the Nod ring concept was inspired by fantasy movies or his creativity and practical sense is just truly impressive. Ex-Google engineer Anush Elangovan invented the Nod ring, a smart ring worth 150$, that allows its wearer use his finger as an input and control device. Nod enables the user to interact with anything around ...

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Google ends the Nexus line in behalf of the upcoming Android Silver

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Google is planning to end the Nexus line while offering a new premium experience with the upcoming Android Silver. This is not the first time rumors about Google killing Nexus appeared on the internet, it’s been said that the Google Play Edition will replace the Nexus line in 2015, so the news regarding the Android Silver devices are not surprising. ...

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Nexus 5 vs. Moto X – Price, Feature and Spec Comparison

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When it comes to Google phones, these two are among the best. The Moto X is the flagship smartphone of Motorola Mobility. It used to be owned by Google from 2012, but Lenovo recently acquired the company. The Nexus 5, co-developed by Google and LG is one of the best smartphones available on the market today offering high-end performance for ...

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