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Android this week: New Nexus 7 specs; Android @Home thoughts; Google X Phone tests

It’s the week before the annual Google(s goog) I/O developer event so predictions and expectations are in full force. April saw reports of an updated …

'Google Play Games' uncovered as Android's home for invites, achievements and more

A Google-built alternative to Game Center on iOS and Games Hub on Windows Phone surfaced last month, and we know even more about it. <i>Android Police</i> dug into a new Play Services (an Android component you don't access directly, but does things like update Google apps) APK, and found the latest version …

Microsoft: Google Docs Is Not Worth The Gamble, Makes You Less Productive

After Bing and its Scroogled campaign, Microsoft is now taking aim at Google Docs. Jake Zborowski, Microsoft’s senior product manager for Office, actually published two anti-Docs blog posts today: one homes in on document fidelity, and the other, which includes a number of user testimonials, argues …

Twitter valued at $9.8 billion by GSV Capital's investment, and that's actually down from last year

GSV Capital Corp. values its shares in Twitter at around $18.50 per share, Bloomberg today reported, valuing the social service at – using a diluted share figure of 530 million – around $9.8 billion.<p>We know how GSV values its Twitter investment as it is a public company, and thus listed the …

Nokia Brings Updated Windows Phone, the $99 Lumia 928, to Verizon

Nokia on Friday announced its long-rumored Lumia 928, a high-end Windows Phone model for Verizon.<p>The phone will go on sale May 16 for $99 (after a …

Best Tablets for 2018 - CNET

The promising new hardware is here now, but it’s the software to come that could advance this tablet to the next level.<p>There isn't much new about Apple’s newest entry-level iPad. But it’s a better value than ever.<p>Updates for the new version of Microsoft's tablet are as subtle as they come, but the …

Ask Engadget: best sub-$1000 Ultrabook?

We know you've got questions, and if you're brave enough to ask the world for answers, then here's the outlet to do so. This week's Ask Engadget inquiry is from Meredith, who needs a new Ultrabook so she can go to law school. If you're looking to ask one of your own, drop us a line at <b>ask [at]</b> …

Push notifications come to Chrome and Chrome OS with battery life as a focus

The push notifications on our mobile devices aren't just for convenience's sake -- they let apps stay idle and conserve precious battery life. That would explain why Google Cloud Messaging is now integrated with all versions of Chrome and Chrome OS, then. While both platforms are usually online as …

Gigaom

The expectations of a new Nexus 7 keep rising. This week an analyst notes that Google will use a 1920 x 1200 display and Snapdragon 600 chip for an …

Gigaom

The FT is the latest to get onboard of the new publishing powerhouse, Flipboard. The deal is interesting because the FT recently left another third …

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Adobe's move to the cloud: What it means, and why it isn't so bad

In case you haven't heard, a chapter in the history of Adobe's venerated Photoshop (and other Creative Suite applications) has just snapped shut. That's because all future versions have been moved to the Creative Cloud and renamed "CC," meaning that the only way to grab anything after CS6 will be …

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YouTube's long-rumored paid channels are live: The Google-owned service started its new subscription offering with select partners Thursday.

Amazon Fire Phone release date, news and features

<i>July 28 Update: The Amazon Fire Phone release date has come and gone, so if you're a US citizen you can up and buy the handset right now.</i><p><i>Be sure to</i> …

Latest Nokia Lumia 928 teaser demonstrates OIS skills (video)

Nokia is continuing its trail of breadcrumbs to the official Lumia 928 launch, with today's drop including this rendering of the phone in white and a video meant to show off its optical image stabilization chops. The phone pulls off some high quality video recording attached to a remote control …

Box buys Crocodoc, gains HTML5 document converter and viewer

It's time to re-imagine your documents, apparently. Cloud storage service Box just acquired document embedding startup Crocodoc, which specializes in taking Word, PowerPoint and PDF documents and rendering them as HTML5 content inside web browsers and mobile apps. Crocodoc's technology will allow …

Facebook for Android adds stickers, new layout for business pages (update: and 'ongoing notification')

Facebook updated its Android app today, with a flurry of new features. The cutesy / creepy stickers that recently hit its messenger platform are now a part of its core application, along with the ability to delete unwanted comments from posts. The highlight of this new software push is a redesigned …