MetroPCS' LG Motion 4G is worth it for price-conscious customers who want a contract-free 4G LTE-enabled device, Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich, and a swift processor.
The funds actually comes from Google Capital, which has invested in only two other companies to this point.
The carrier's LTE upgrade now encompasses 340 markets across the United States, with newbies including Reno, Mobile, and Milwaukee.
Google suffered an outage affecting all of its services on Friday night, causing global Web traffic to plummet.
Jelly Bean is growing, now accounting for nearly half of all Android devices, according to Google's stats for July.
The company's new Overdrive Pro supports both 3G and 4G connectivity via Sprint's network, which covers most of the country instead of just select cities.
The prepaid carrier offers a new choice of unlimited data plans to users hankering for speedy 4G LTE.
The Obihai OBi100 is hugely popular with folks who want to use Google Voice in place of a landline.
The start-up, which helps companies move to cloud services like Google Apps and Salesforce.com, also acquired CloudTrigger -- its eighth but not last buy.
Be on the move with the LG Motion 4G, a petite handset equipped with a 3.5-inch screen, 1.2GHz dual-core CPU, and Android 4.0.