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Android News Roundup May 2013

The overall picture for the Android platform looks very good, heading into the middle of 2013. Towards the last quarter of 2012, market research firms were reporting that Android had finally pummeled its main rival iOS into a corner. Samsung’s flagship phone – the Galaxy S III sold even beyond the company’s highest expectations. Samsung…… Read More »

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Google Glass not getting face-recognition feature

Google put out word that it won’t add face-recognition features to Glass, in a bow to privacy fears raised about the camera-enabled internet-connected eye-wear. “We won’t add facial recognition features to our products without having strong privacy protections in place,” Google said in an online message aimed at software developers creating applications for Glass. “With…… Read More »

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Google Fiber – The Future of Video Marketing

In September 2012, Google launched an experimental super-speed Internet capable of pumping out 700mbps through fiber-optic connections. Currently being trialed in Kansas City, it will revolutionize the way we stream online media and use the Internet for browsing. Codenamed ‘Google Fiber,’ the lightning platform is the fastest Internet service provider on the planet, yet critics…… Read More »