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Google working on a cheaper Nexus?

It is rumored that Google is working on an affordable Nexus phone ($100) , making it the cheapest Nexus branded device.
Google is apparently working with Taiwanese chip maker MediaTek to make the processor that will be seen in this alleged Nexus smartphone. 83 more words


Guitar and vocals on Raspberry Pi

If you know Arkwood, you will know that he plays the melodica. Well, now he wants to play the guitar too. ‘I love to strum those groovy chords, but I’d really dig a tutorial.’ No problem, I told him, and began coding some Python using the fantastic and free… 566 more words


Here’s why you still have to wait for popular mobile games to launch on Android

Android fragmentation may be one of the reasons developers still choose iOS over Android at first, even though there are more Android device users in the world than iOS users. 337 more words


La Mole avala uso de imágenes piratas

Durante la pasada edición de la Internacional Convención de Cómics, Fantasía y Buena Fe del Mole Doña María, mucho ruido hizo la organización sobre la presunta expulsión de toda clase de piratería del evento. 317 more words

Google makes amends for Android anti-virus app scam turned best-seller

A fake Android anti-virus application managed to fool many customers into buying it, even though it didn’t really have any anti-virus features. The $3.99 quickly rose through the ranks, reaching the top of the Google Play Store sales charts before… 342 more words


Earnings annoucement lifts Nasdaq and give S&P 500 best week since July

The stock market ended a holiday-shortened week with gains on Thursday and S&P 500 saw its biggest weekly advance since Jule Morgan Stanley and General Electric announced strong first quarter earnings. 16 more words

The Google guide to getting the most out of college

Google’s Laszlo Bock, who leads hiring for the company, has in the past (paywall) said that it puts less emphasis on finding graduates of prestigious schools, and that many of the most exceptional candidates have succeeded despite not having a degree at all. 630 more words