Google

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.

I’ve had mixed feelings on Google’s latest messaging apps, Duo and Allo, which were announced and elaborated on during this year’s Google I/O. At...
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This opinion is jumping the gun a little bit, given that the official announcement of Google’s rebranded “Pixel” lineup is set for October 4th....
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Apple’s iPhone has held up consistently well over the past several years, which is pretty impressive considering how far the industry as a whole has...
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In light of Apple making some decisions that a few folks out there in the wild probably weren’t all that happy about, I know a few people who had...
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This year’s fall smartphone line-up has been nothing short of interesting, if nothing else can be said about them thus far. Samsung’s Galaxy Note 7,...
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Late yesterday, a report surfaced that shed some extra light on what’s going on behind-the-scenes over at Google. We’ve already heard that there is...
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The Rumor Mill has not been shy when it comes to stories about Google launching its “own phone” at some point. We’ve heard the rumor off-and-on for a...
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I’m not a big fan of change. I never have been. However, I’ve gotten to a place in life that when changes happen, I’m pretty quick at adapting to...
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The Lenovo-owned Motorola made some waves earlier this year by dropping the Moto X branding for its flagship landing, and subsequently launching two...
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Earlier this week, Google finally unveiled one of its long-awaited apps, Duo. Announced during Google I/O, along with a messaging service called Allo...
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Modular phones have a lot of anticipation swirling around them. From LG, to Motorola, and even Google, the idea of swapping out specific pieces to...
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Later this month, Samsung is going to launch the Galaxy Note7, the company’s latest phablet with the S Pen tagging along for good measure. Earlier...
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Our devices are perfect when it comes to consolidating other devices. Smartphones have made it easier than ever to limit the space we need in our...
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A few years ago I made the decision to move away from physical media, for just about anything. Video games, (obviously) music, movies, books, and...
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Earlier this week, Google launched a new Android service called Emergency Location Service. The new service stays true to its name by helping its...
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Yesterday I drove to a city that I’m pretty familiar with, in broad strokes. I know where my usual haunts are, and I rarely ever go off the beaten...
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In August, right after the month starts, Samsung is hosting an event that everyone expect to see the Galaxy Note 7 unveiled. Yes, if you’ve been...
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Earlier today the Nokia-branded, and probably almost completely forgotten about, McLaren Windows Phone popped up unexpectedly. It was a quick hands-...
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New product announcements are typically always exciting. We get to see, usually once a year, what a new company has been working on since their last...
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One area of contention for devices is battery life. While smartphones and tablets have, up to this point, leveled out when it comes to size, which...
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