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Founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin named the search engine they built "Google," a play on the word "googol," the mathematical term for a 1 followed by 100 zeros. The name reflects the immense volume of information that exists, and the scope of Google's mission: to organize the world's information and make it universally accessible and useful.

Google became a part of the cellular world after creating the Android operating system.  They have also introduced a cellular phone, the Google Nexus One.

Yesterday, Google followed its own monthly routine and released the latest distribution numbers for its mobile platform, Android. The company takes a...
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As is par for the course, we’ve been watching as companies like Samsung, HTC, and LG have been busy launching brand new Android-based smartphones...
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More than any other mobile operating system out there, Android has felt like a developer’s experiment unleashed into the real world, to get...
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For some of you out there, you’re nearing your eight-year anniversary with the Android operating system. If you’re anything like me, you’ve been...
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Just two days after it was launched, a new app developed by the Taliban was removed from the Google Play Store. The app, “Pashto Afghan News -...
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Google has officially deployed the latest monthly security update for its Nexus mobile devices. In the process of rolling out the updates, the tech...
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Ever since Google was launched four years ago, it went through a series of design refreshes. But compared to the different design refreshes from the...
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Google has confirmed that it will no longer be providing support for the physical debit cards that users can tie to their Google Wallet accounts. As...
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Early this year, Google invited Fiber customers to be among their testers for a home phone service they intended to roll out. Today, it seems like...
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The announcement of Google’s Project Fi service nearly a year ago was big news for the mobile community. Here we have the introduction of this new...
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Recently, a report cropped up that suggested Google has some changes in store for its Nexus lineup, at least as far as its smartphones are concerned...
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It was only a matter of time, but eventually technology was always going to catch up to the hype. To the spectacle. For those of you out there who...
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Ah, selection. When it comes to Android it’s still one of the platform’s strongest selling points. That probably hasn’t always been the case, though...
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The Nexus 6P, the first Nexus-branded smartphone from Huawei, has been available for a bit of time now, probably more than enough for those who...
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Breaking a routine can be hard, especially the more ingrained ones. The ones that we’ve been doing for years, the same way every time. If that...
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After years of speculation and a seemingly constant stream of rumors, BlackBerry finally has a smartphone that’s running Android. And not a heavily...
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Earlier today, Google posted a mysterious video and tweet with the hashtag #PayWithAPhoto. The brief video showcased two pieces of sizzling waffles...
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Yesterday, I saw something out in the wild that, up until that very moment, had never happened before: I saw one. Out there, being used by someone...
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Android has always been an incredibly advanced piece of software, and Google aims every year to push it even further into the future, lacing it with...
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Of all the defining elements of Android, whether it’s customization or whatever else you think defines Android versus the other platforms, one of the...
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