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Google Allo leaks reveal incognito chats, messaging search, and weird stickers

With Allo's video chat sibling Duo already in the wild, w expect to see Google's rethink of messaging launch very soon.

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10 must-have Android apps to make your Chromebook more useful

With Chromebooks gaining access to Android apps, these should be the first you grab from the Play Store.

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BlackBerry is bringing its Hub software to the Google Play Store

It's the company's first subscription service for everyone, costing you $1 per month for neatly packaged notifications.

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7 Android apps that could transform Chromebooks

For Chrome OS to really be the new Windows, it's going to need some apps that perform like they belong on the desktop.

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5 awesome Google Keyboard features you probably don't know about

The best Android keyboard keeps getting better.

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Android 7.0 Nougat Developer Preview 5 is now available

This should be the final preview release of Android Nougat.

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10 cool searches to try with Google's Now on Tap

Google's all-seeing eye can pull up some surprising finds when you put Now on Tap to work.

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How to make Google Drive apps look and work more like Microsoft Office

Here are a few dials you can turn to get Google Docs, Sheets, and Slides to perform a little more closely to their Office counterparts.

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Google's Magenta project just wrote its first piece of music, and thankfully it's not great

Google's Magenta project has just released its first piece of machine-composed music. Fortunately for human composers, it's not that good. Yet.

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Plan your summer vacation with Google's suite of travel tools

Google has gotten serious about helping you find flights, hotels, and keeping track of all the details.

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This is why you need Google Spaces

Google's newest social app is called Google Spaces. Here's why you should use it, and how.

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Here's a glimpse at what the first outdoor Google I/O was like

Sunburns, loud music, and giant art installations: This year's Google I/O felt like a mixture of a developer's conference and a music festival.

Google I/O 2016: Every Android app – really – is coming to Chrome

Google’s bringing its entire Android mobile app library to Chromebooks – the company announced today at its annual I/O developer conference, thanks to an innovative system of containerization.

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Google goes after the enterprise, but at I/O, proof is MIA

Some users and industry analysts attending Google I/O this week said they didn't see evidence of a business focus at the developer conference.

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Google gives I/O attendees a close-up of driverless car (but no rides)

In the middle of its annual developer conference, Google let attendees get a closer-than-usual look at the company's autonomous car.

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Has Google finally found enterprise religion?

Google has known for some time that the enterprise is where the money is, but it sure hasn't shown it in the past. That looks to be changing.

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Google declares war on copy and paste

Google’s ready to kick Control+C and Control+V to the curb – the company on Thursday announced new APIs and enterprise partnerships today at its annual I/O developer conference, designed to simplify common workflows and make its...

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Google Daydreams about VR, and enterprises take note

Google took the wraps off its virtual reality strategy at its I/O developer conference and gave enterprises a look at what could be their next marketing or training tool.

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