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Google buys HTC’s Pixel team, non-exclusive IP rights for $1.1b

Google has inked an agreement with Taiwanese manufacturer HTC to acquire part of the company’s smartphone team. The deal, which is valued at $1.1 billion, will also get the search giant a non-exclusive license for HTC intellectual property (IP). HTC explained in a press release that the company’s certain employees, many of whom worked on […]

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Google Feed is now available on Android globally

Google has started to roll-out the updated personalised feed of relevant links about movies, sports, travel and other topics worldwide. Dubbed as Google Feed, the new feature was originally introduced back in December last year and got revamped in July for the US consumers. The revamped version is now coming to Android in other markets. […]

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Google Assistant-powered smart headphones are coming

Google seems to be working on a pair of smart headphones that will come with built-in support for Google Assistant. According to a report in 9to5Google, the search giant has been developing these headphones, code-named Bisto, for quite some time. The mention of the Bisto headphones was first recorded back in April in the code […]

Android for Work

Google News Briefs: Android for Work app, Find My phone on web & app updates for Drive, Docs & more

Android for Work app lands in Google Play When Google officially announced the arrival of Android for Work in February this year, only devices running Android 5.0 or above had access to this solution, but that is changing now as the company has released Android for Work application in Google Play. This app adds the […]