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Apple-backed Rockstar consortium and Google have agreed to settle patent litigation

Apple-backed Rockstar consortium and Google have agreed to settle patent litigation

The consortium of companies that includes Apple, Microsoft and others known as Rockstar has reportedly agreed to settle with Google regarding a major patent litigation.

Google Drive updated to version 3.3, adds support for Touch ID and more

Google Drive updated to version 3.3, adds support for Touch ID and more

Google has been busy updating its apps to match the Material Design aesthetic it’s introducing across its apps and services, like with the latest update to Google Maps, but this update to Google Drive is all about support for iOS 8 and the newest iPhones.

Inbox by Gmail invitations opening up to everyone for one hour, November 5

Inbox by Gmail invitations opening up to everyone for one hour, November 5

Inbox by Google was announced at the tail-end of October, and the invite-only email app quickly grew in popularity immediately after. Now, Google is ready to share the wealth. But only for a limited time.

Google Maps gets the Material Design update, rolling out to iPhones in ‘the next few days’ [Update: Rolling it now]

Google Maps gets the Material Design update, rolling out to iPhones in ‘the next few days’ [Update: Rolling it now]

Google is busy updating its Android platform to Android 5.0 Lollipop, but their new aesthetic approach, called Material Design, extends far beyond just the search giant’s mobile platform.

Google Wallet sees ‘considerable growth’ following the launch of Apple Pay

Google Wallet sees ‘considerable growth’ following the launch of Apple Pay

Google Wallet launched in 2011, but according to a new report it took several years before the service started seeing any real adoption.

Google working on Google Calendar iPhone app with Gmail integration, easy event creation and more

Google working on Google Calendar iPhone app with Gmail integration, easy event creation and more

Google today released a redesigned Calendar app for Android devices, that is based on its new Material Design language, and comes with a bunch of new features including Gmail integration for automatic event creation, easy event entry and more.

Google announces Inbox, email ‘that works for you’

Google announces Inbox, email ‘that works for you’

Google is not shy when it comes to announcing new apps or services, and on Wednesday, October 22, the search giant did just that with Inbox.

Google unveils Nexus Player for $99, first Android TV device

Google unveils Nexus Player for $99, first Android TV device

Along with the Nexus 6 and Nexus 9, Google also released its first Android TV powered device in collaboration with ASUS — the Nexus Player, to take on Apple TV, Amazon’s Fire TV and Roku.

The media player can be used for streaming your movies, music and videos to your TV. It’s also a gaming device, which allows you to play Android games on your TV with a gamepad (sold separately). 

Google unveils the Nexus 9 from HTC with a 6700mAh battery, 8MP camera and more

Google unveils the Nexus 9 from HTC with a 6700mAh battery, 8MP camera and more

HTC took a long hiatus from the tablet market some time ago, but the company has just announced their big, triumphant return with a brand new 9-inch tablet.

Google officially announces the Nexus 6 with a 6-inch QHD display, 13MP camera and more

Google officially announces the Nexus 6 with a 6-inch QHD display, 13MP camera and more

It was widely believed that the next Nexus-branded smartphone would be unveiled in October, and Google came through with the official announcement on Wednesday, October 15.