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Google allows Adblock Fast to re-enter the Google Play Store

Google has apparently changed its mind about how it interprets a section of its Developer Distribution Agreement. Last week, the Alphabet division blocked Adblock Fast from the Google Play Store citing Section 4.4 of the Developer Distribution Agreement. Other ad-blockers, like Crystal, had their updates blocked by Google. But Rocketship, the developer behind Adblock Fast, successfully appealed. A letter received ... Read More »

Google to develop Nexus devices entirely in-house as Apple does with the iPhone

          Google could be planning to alter the management of its much-vaunted Nexus line of smartphones and tablets. Celebrated throughout the consumer market for their running of stock Android, generally competitive price points and ease in which they can be modified, the Nexus brand has been the cornerstone of Android’s continued growth since inception. Where the ... Read More »

Google releases February security update factory images for Nexus devices

Google has been doing a very good job at releasing monthly security patches to its Nexus phones, and this month is no different. If you happen to own a current Nexus device, you’ll be happy to hear that the company has just released factory images containing the February Android security update. Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow builds are now available for the Nexus 6P, Nexus ... Read More »

Google is about to make image and audio recognition truly awesome

Google has already made significant strides in bringing the benefits of avanced deep learning and image recognition algorithms to average consumers with services such as Now and Photos. But when it comes to pulling off its software engineering mojo, so far, big G had only been relying on the exponential increases in computing power achieved by the top chipmakers in ... Read More »