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Google Hangouts update finally merges SMS and IM conversations on Android

Google Hangouts update finally merges SMS and IM conversations on Android

Google Hangouts, and Google Talk before it, were once the poor man’s iMessages, but a steady number of tweaks have put the Android app on par with Apple’s all-in-one service. The latest update, Hangouts 2.1, finally [...]

Exclusive games just the latest battleground for Apple, Google, and Amazon

Exclusive games just the latest battleground for Apple, Google, and Amazon

Are the best games on Android or are the best games on iPhone? That’s a question that’s becoming increasingly important to both Apple and Google, and they’re reportedly willing to help developers get massive marketing pushes [...]

Exclusive games just the latest battleground for Apple, Google, and Amazon

Exclusive games just the latest battleground for Apple, Google, and Amazon

Are the best games on Android or are the best games on iPhone? That’s a question that’s becoming increasingly important to both Apple and Google, and they’re reportedly willing to help developers get massive marketing pushes [...]

Yahoo hoping to wean Apple off Google with new mobile search engine?

Yahoo hoping to wean Apple off Google with new mobile search engine?

Yahoo wants to replace Google as the default search engine on Apple’s iOS devices, according to a report Wednesday. Recode has brought word from a Yahoo insider claiming the web company is focused on building a [...]

Google Nexus mid-ranger, Google Glass trials, iOS 8 features & more – Pocketnow Daily

Google Nexus mid-ranger, Google Glass trials, iOS 8 features & more – Pocketnow Daily

Watch today’s Pocketnow Daily as we talk about Google’s at-home Glass trial program, and how this might push the platform. Apple follows the news as the company is reportedly working with Shazam to add more iOS [...]

Bing gets Google Now-like cards powered by Cortana

Bing gets Google Now-like cards powered by Cortana

Microsoft has done a lot of sprucing up Windows 8.1 with update 1 and Cortana for Windows Phone 8.1. Now the software giant just launched a new version of Bing featuring personalized cards similar to Google [...]

Google Glass for sale, Galaxy S5 in stores, LG G3 2K display & more – Pocketnow Daily

Google Glass for sale, Galaxy S5 in stores, LG G3 2K display & more – Pocketnow Daily

Watch today’s Pocketnow Daily as we talk about the Samsung Galaxy S5 in stores, aside from the Samsung Gear line-up. HTC is next as the company takes a stab at the Galaxy S5 by comparing it [...]

Google weighs in to aid Samsung in second court battle with Apple

Google weighs in to aid Samsung in second court battle with Apple

Google has done its best to stay out of Apple and Samsung’s legal squabbles, but came to the aid of its Android partner in the second patent trial between the rivals, on Friday. The company’s VP [...]

iPhone 6 1080p display, Google Project Ara progress, HTC One M8 in stores & more – Pocketnow Daily

iPhone 6 1080p display, Google Project Ara progress, HTC One M8 in stores & more – Pocketnow Daily

Watch today’s Pocketnow Daily as we talk about the availability of the HTC One M8 on other carrier stores and even Best Buy. Then we talk about some next-generation iPad Air and iPad mini with Retina [...]

Best transit apps for iPhone: Google Maps, Moovit, Citymapper, and more!

Best transit apps for iPhone: Google Maps, Moovit, Citymapper, and more!

Whether you’re learning your way around a new city or just want delay alerts, these are the best transit apps for iPhone Looking for the best iPhone apps to help you master transit directions? When Apple [...]