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Something wonderful is going on over at the Google Play Store and if you haven’t checked it yet, you definitely should. Why? Because smart app updates are now turned on, which means, no more lengthy downloads and wondering about data usage overage charges.

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In addition to posting the full changelog for Android 4.1 Jelly Bean, Google went one step further and released no less than 28 Google I/O Android sessions videos,... which are now available on YouTube.

Google I/O sold out in a matter of minutes this year (20, to be more precise), and there must have been plenty of Android developers that didn’t get a chanc...

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While we focused mostly on the announcements related to Google’s new flagship products during and after Google I/O – Google Nexus 7 and on Android 4.1 Jelly... Bean – these weren’t the only new things that came out of the developer conference.

In our initial Google I/O preview, we said we expected Google to unveil its rumored Google Wallet 2.0 mobil...

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The keynote address on Day 2 of Google I/O was another interesting, information-filled presentation, ending with a behind-the-scenes look at the Project Glass demo from Day 1. During the keynote,... Sundar Pichai, Senior Vice President of Chrome and Apps, announced that Gmail currently has around 425 million users.

Gmail, Google’s cloud-based email client, was first launched back in 2004...

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Google I/O has been quite hectic so far, with amazing new devices such as the Nexus 7, Google’s low cost but high-end tablet, and the Nexus Q, Google’s social streaming media player.... We also got a first glimpse of the next iteration of the Android OS, Android 4.1 Jellybean which will be featured on the Nexus 7 and will soon be available as an update on the Samsung Galaxy Nexus. Somewh...

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One of the topics Google shared more details about during yesterday’s keynote was Google Glasses, also known as Project Glass, or smart glasses capable of offering... advanced features to users, while on the go. Essentially, Google Glasses are wearable computers and come equipped with a camera that can be used to take pictures and record videos, and a heads up display...

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Google kicked off its Google I/O developer conference just a few minutes ago and it started the whole thing talking about Android 4.1 Jelly Bean, it’s next major... mobile operating system refresh.

Google revealed on stage that over 400 million devices have been activated to date, 300 million since last year’s Google I/O event, and that it currently activ...

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In less than an hour, Google I/O 2012 will start, and while we think we have a pretty good idea of what the Search giant is going to announce this week when it comes... to new software and hardware, it seems that there may be an other Android gadget scheduled to be unveiled very soon that we didn’t know about.

According to Droid-Life, in addition to the Goo...

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A few weeks ago during Computex 2012, Android Authority has exclusively confirmed something that was rumored for a few months, the fact that Asus will indeed make... the first Google tablet, currently called the Nexus 7.

Since then we’ve seen other proof revealing that Asus and Google have partnered up to create this 7-inch affordable Kindle Fire competit...

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In just a few short hours, Google will kick off its annual Google I/O developer conference in San Francisco, which we will thoroughly cover for you. We have all sorts... of expectations from the event, and we’re getting ready for various hardware and software announcements from Google.

While we wait, we’ll remind you that Android Jelly Bean has already been con...