Sonos embraces Google Play Music

Adam Turner Google Play Music is the first third-party app to tie directly into the Sonos streaming music ecosystem.


Google launches Project Tango 3D smartphone platform

Google has announced a new research project aimed at bringing 3D technology to smartphones.


Google Play movies come to iOS

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Adam Turner The Google Play Movies & TV app has finally come to Apple's iTunes store, letting iGadget owners watch movies they've hired or purchased from Google.

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Google's Project Ara wants to make $50 customisable smartphones by 2015

Salvador Rodriguez Google is aiming to sell $50 customisable modular phones by early next year.


Google launches Nexus 5 smartphone, Android 4.4 KitKat

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Glenn Chapman Google has unveiled its new Nexus 5 smartphone running the latest version of its Android operating system, 4.4 KitKat.


Google's Nexus 5 - the best Android phone money can't buy?

Google's Nexus 5 smartphone running Android 4.4 Kit Kat.

Adam Turner Now it supports LTE, will Google's flagship smartphone get picked up by the likes of Telstra?

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Google Nexus 5, Android KitKat are small steps

Nexus 5

Rich Jaroslovsky Keeping Google's phone offerings straight can be a chore.


Microsoft accuses Google of trying to sabotage Windows Phone

The new Nokia smart phone Lumia 800 is shown off at Nokia world, London, October 26, 2011. Nokia unveiled two sleek new Microsoft Windows phones on Wednesday in time for Christmas, a first step in the ailing cellphone maker's fightback against Apple and Google . Chief Executive Stephen Elop presented the two new smartphones, the first fruits of his big bet on Microsoft software, to a 3,000-strong audience in London, saying they represented the beginning of a new era for the Finnish giant. REUTERS/Paul Hackett  (BRITAIN - Tags: BUSINESS SOCIETY TELECOMS)

James W Manning Microsoft has accused Google of deliberately keeping YouTube off Windows Phone in an attempt to damage the brand.

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Moto X smartphone unveiled by Google

Motorola Moto X smartphones, using Google's Android software, are shown, Thursday, Aug. 1, 2013 at a press preview in New York. The back of the phone is available in 18 colors. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)

Sinead Carew, Alexei Oreskovic and Salvador Rodriguez Motorola has unveiled a new smartphone that consumers can personalise with a choice of colours and materials.


What should we expect from Google's next Nexus 7?

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Adam Turner The Nexus 7 is still one of the best tablets on the shelves, so how do you improve it?

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Could the Firefox phone help save the web from Apple and Google?

Firefox phone.

Will Oremus Mozilla, the nonprofit behind the Firefox web browser, this week launched its first Firefox smartphone in Spain.

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Google to offer way to find lost, stolen Android smartphones

A model of the Android operating system logo stands on display at the company's booth at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain, on Monday, Feb. 27, 2012. The Mobile World Congress, operated by the GSMA, expects 60,000 visitors and 1400 companies to attend the four-day technology industry event which runs Feb. 27 through March 1. Photographer: Chris Ratcliffe/Bloomberg

Paresh Dave Google has introduced a service to track down lost or stolen Android smartphones.


Siri rival Google Now arrives on iPhone, iPad

Google Now is now available on the iPad and iPhone.

Ben Grubb Google Now, the intelligent personal assistant on the latest Android phones and tablets, has arrived for Apple's iPhone and iPad.

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Hands on

Hands on: Google Play Music All Access


Adam Turner Has Google waited too long to jump into the subscription music market?

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Apple, Google gear up for mobile-wallet war

Apple announced PassBook, a mobile-wallet app, in June.

Salvador Rodriguez Apple and Google appear to be headed toward a new fight, this one involving mobile wallets.

Apple iOS 6 moves towards a Google-free future


Rich Jaroslovsky The new version of iOS, the software that runs Apple's iPhones and iPads, may be more important for what was taken away than for any of the things added.

Google's Schmidt hits out at mobile patent war

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Google executive chairman Eric Schmidt has criticised raging patent disputes in the global mobile industry, warning that they stifled innovation and reduced consumer choice.

Google withdraws patent complaint against Apple

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Diane Bartz Google subsidiary Motorola Mobility has dropped a complaint of patent infringement against Apple without explanation.

Hands on: Sony Google TV

Sony's Google TV set-top box and remote.

Adam Turner Now available to everyone, Sony's Google TV puts Android in your lounge room.

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Google adds Street View to mobile browser maps, aiding Apple Maps woes

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Brian Womack Google has added Street View to its maps feature for mobile browsers, enhancing the navigation service available to iPhone users who don't have the tool built in to their handsets.