Could Google be next with a game console?

With the surge of Android-based game consoles like the GamePop, reports suggest Google is looking to make its own console. Also, Netflix gets silly with suggestions from Max.

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In this episode of Update:

- Preorder a GamePop by Sunday to get it for free, or else get the GamePop Mini free with a subscription.

- Prepare for a Nexus Q comeback if Google relaunches it as an Android-gaming console .

- Leave your evening plans in the hands of Max, the new Netflix suggestion feature .

- Catch a glimpse of Android 4.3 leaked screenshots .

- Ditch the extra cable box this summer with Time Warner Cable's live TV app on Xbox .

- Bid farewell to the BlackBerry PlayBook tablet, which isn't getting an upgrade to the new operating system.

- Learn about We Heart It, a growing image-sharing app for iOS and Android.

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