The company unveils three smartphones targeting affluent users, but it still hasn't figured out how to avoid getting lost in the shuffle behind Apple and Samsung.
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Google is working on a new technology called VP10 that will allow it to squeeze higher-quality video over broadband and mobile networks. And thanks to patent issues with a rival standard, it has a chance to catch on.
Google released two new tools to make it easier for you to start using apps before their official release.
More than a quarter of smartphone buyers across Europe jumped ship from Android to iOS, which saw solid gains across most of the continent, says research firm Kantar Worldpanel ComTech.
Though Samsung's latest Galaxy Note has the same screen size and resolution of its predecessor, the display performance shows significant improvement, says screen tester DisplayMate.
For a few weeks, new "Late Show" host Stephen Colbert will navigate you from Point A to Point B thanks to a new partnership with Google's community-based traffic and navigation app Waze.
Automotive head-up display Iris shows vehicle speed, car maintenance messages, navigation and other information on a visor at the top of the windshield, and seeks funding through IndieGogo.
The RS-25 engine for NASA's new Space Launch System rocket makes current jet engines look like "a wind-up toy."
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The company's next flagship phone could improve low-light shots on its already well-liked camera.