Google RSS Feed
Google Play Music

Google Play Music All Access now available in Europe

Subscription service comes to Austria, Belgium, France, Ireland, Italy, Luxembourg, Portugal, Spain, and the UK Google has just opened up its Google Play Music All Access subscription service to nine new countries, marking the service's European debut. From this evening, All Access is now...
Nexus 7

New Nexus 7 up for pre-order in Australia

Prices start at A$299, tablet 'due to arrive late August' Australia is to be in the first wave of countries to get the new Nexus 7 following the U.S. launch, and now we have some more firm details as to when we can expect the tablet Down Under. Ausdroid has spotted the first Australian pre-order...
Google Play TV

Google Play TV shows now available in the UK

Prices start at £1.89 per episode, £2.49 for HD Don't be fooled by the fact that the app itself is still called "Play Movies" — Google Play TV has landed on British shores this morning. Individual episode prices start at £1.89 for SD or HD for £2.49, and season bundle prices vary depending on...
Starbucks

Free WiFi in Starbucks to be provided by Google starting in August

Most fans of Starbucks know about the free WiFi that the coffee company offers. It's currently offered by AT&T and while it isn't the fastest connection, it is reliable enough to get some work done. This morning Starbucks and Google announced that the search giant will be taking the reigns on...
Chromecast

Developer demos Phone-to-Chromecast video streaming

Koushik Dutta shows streaming of video through the gallery app, but a public release isn't on the cards just yet ClockworkMod developer Koushik Dutta has stepped in to plug one significant feature gap in Google's Chromecast dongle. At the moment Chromecast allows content to be streamed directly...
Google Maps Views

Contribute your Photospheres to Google Maps with new 'Views' page

New web tool makes it fun to browse and simple to upload your own Photo Spheres. Google is making both submitting and viewing Photospheres on Google Maps a little more intuitive and beautiful today with the launch "Google Maps Views". As an upgrade over what Google offered previously for Photo...
Nexus 7

Google publishes Nexus 7 sign-up page

Those outside the U.S. can sign up to learn when the new tablet will become available The new Nexus 7 is available now in the U.S., but Google has been rather vague with its information about international availability for the tablet. The UK, Germany, South Korea, Japan, Spain, Canada, France...
Nexus 7 (2013)

Some U.S. retailers already selling new Nexus 7

Best Buy and Walmart among stores selling the new tablet early The new Nexus 7 won't be officially available until July 30, but that hasn't stopped some of the big-name brick-and-mortar retailers from selling a few tablets to customers ahead of the official date. AC reader Tony Hoffman tweets...
Nexus 7

New Nexus 7 listed for pre-order in the UK, release slated for September [Updated]

Prices to start at £199.99 for 16GB, £239.99 for 32GB Update: Ebuyer is now listing the new Nexus 7 for pre-order too, with availability expected for Aug. 29. That's a couple weeks before Dixons' stock date, but still a good month beyond the U.S. launch window. Original story: The new Nexus 7...
Android Central

Android Central 144: The Google event post-show!

Google officially unveils Android 4.3 Jelly Bean New Nexus 7 availability and pricing Google announces Chromecast: Bringing Youtube and Google Play Music to your TV The new Nexus 7 is official New Nexus 7 specs The new Nexus 7: Hands-on pictures and video Hands-on with...
Nexus 7.

The new Nexus 7: Hands-on pictures and video

Lighter, thinner, better built and with refreshed internals Things have just wrapped up here at the Google "Breakfast" event in San Francisco, where we have our first hands-on with the new Nexus 7. A worthy successor to the original 7-inch tablet that really kicked off Android for the larger...
Nexus 7 specs

Europe to get its own LTE-enabled Nexus 7

If you watched Google's San Francisco presentation today and felt a little left out when only U.S. carrier support was mentioned for the new Nexus 7, fear not. Google's official spec sheet for the upcoming 7-inch tablet confirms that a European LTE-compatible SKU will be offered, with support for...
Updates

Google Play Music, Movies & TV updated with Chromecast support

New streaming support for Google's content services Following today's Chromecast and Android 4.3 announcements, Google has updated its Play Music and Play Movies & TV services to take advantage of the new streaming capabilities. If you're one of the few people to posses a Chromecast dongle,...
Chromecast.

Hands-on with the Chromecast: Pictures and video of Google's newest living room play

'The easiest way to watch online video on your TV' We've just wrapped up at the Google "Breakfast" event here in San Francisco where they announced among other things the Chromecast. This little Chrome-powered dongle is here as a simple way to "cast" content from your phone, tablet or laptop to...
Nexus 7

New Nexus 7 specs

Full HD display, 1.5GHz quad-core Snapdragon S4 Pro CPU, 2GB RAM, 16/32GB storage, 4G LTE option Google has just taken the wraps of its new Nexus 7 tablet, and the spec sheet show it to be a significant upgrade upon last year's Tegra 3-powered version. Check past the break to see how things...
Nexus 7

New Nexus 7 availability and pricing

Coming July 30, prices starting at $229 Google has just announced the pricing and availability details for its new Nexus 7, at an event in San Francisco. The 16GB Wifi version will sell for $229, 32GB Wifi for $269 and 32GB Wifi and LTE for $349 in the U.S. The Wifi-only versions will become...
Google Play Games

Google Play Games now available - Google's games hub for Android

Update: Now available on the Google Play Store We're live from Google's event in San Francisco, where the search giant has just announced its new games center app for Android, Google Play Games. Google Play Games allows users to view leaderboards and achievements for games, compare scores and...
Nexus 4

Google officially unveils Android 4.3 Jelly Bean

After weeks of speculation and leaks, the next version of Jelly Bean is finally official Google has announced a new version of Android — 4.3 Jelly Bean — at its breakfast event in San Francisco today. As expected, version 4.3 brings new features and tools for developers, including Bluetooth Low...
Nexus 7

The new Nexus 7 is official

Snapdragon S4 Pro CPU, 1920x1200 display, 4G LTE option We're live from Google's San Francisco event, where the company has just unveiled the successor to last year's Nexus 7 tablet — the new Nexus 7! This year's 7-inch tablet is once again made by Taiwanese manufacturer ASUS, and boasts a...
Android tablets

More than 70 million Android tablets activated, Android chief says

We're live from Google's "Breakfast with Sundar," where the Android (and Chrome) chief is touting the next generation of Android tablet.  Putting things in perspective, he said, is that there have been more than 70 million Android tablets activated. That's more than 1 in 2 tablets running Android...

Pages