| Nov 18, 2013
| 10:12 AM
Google, following in the footsteps of rivals Apple, Microsoft and Samsung, is opening temporary showrooms in Los Angeles and five other cities to display its latest gadgets.
The Mountain View, Calif., tech giant is dubbing the pop-up stores "Winter...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 10:29 AM
It's been a busy two weeks for Google, which has announced a trio of new products.
The Mountain View, Calif., giant rolled out the Chromecast digital TV receiver and its second-generation Nexus 7 tablet last week. And on Thursday, Google-owned...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 11:39 AM
Four years after the app Where’s My Droid started helping people find their lost Android smartphones, Google has finally introduced its own service to track down lost or stolen devices.
Android Device Manager will let users go online to spot...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 10:44 AM
The new Nexus 7 is thinner, lighter and more narrow than its predecessor, and it seems to be more durable too.
The latest Google tablet was put through a durability test against the old Nexus 7 as well as the iPad mini and it fared the best....
| Aug 6, 2013
| 1:38 PM
Workers in the cybersecurity industry make an average of $116,000 a year, according to a survey by an organization looking to draw more of that talent to Virginia.
A third of the workers were drawn to cybersecurity in college, and a majority said they'...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 8:25 AM
Google's next Nexus smartphone and large-sized tablet will reportedly be made by Motorola and Asus, respectively.
Google is expected to release new versions of its Nexus devices later this year, just as it did in 2012, but reports this week indicate the...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 11:40 AM
If Black Friday deals weren't enough for you, Cyber Monday is another day full of great offers for tech gadgets.
Here are our five favorites.
Nexus 7 up to $60 off
There are several Cyber Monday deals on Google's Nexus 7 tablet. The best one is on...
| Aug 28, 2013
| 6:13 PM
SAN FRANCISCO -- In another bombshell, top Android executive Hugo Barra is leaving Google to join Chinese phone maker Xiaomi.
That's according to a report in technology blog All Things D.
His departure comes on the heels of the revelation that...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 10:38 AM
SAN FRANCISCO -- The latest version of Google’s mobile software is being named for a delectable treat and a favorite of Google engineers: Kit Kat. And be prepared for Android KitKat bars coming to store shelves near you.
Branding Android with...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 8:42 AM
SAN FRANCISCO -- Google Inc. has been searching for the right way to cuddle up in your living room.
After a string of high-profile flops, the technology giant may have finally hit on the answer: a tiny, inexpensive device that plugs directly into high-...
| Jun 13, 2013
| 7:30 AM
Father's Day is just around the corner, and if you still haven't found a gift for your dad, you may want to consider getting him a tablet.
Nowadays, finding a quality Android tablet for less than $200 is not only possible but also pretty easy. So if...