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Google’s $50 discount on the Nexus 5X will expire on February 12

Share0Share0Share0Share0Share0Share0 Back in mid-January, Google announced that it is permanently slashing Nexus 5X prices by $30. Shortly after, the company announced a second round of price cuts, this time, a heftier $50 one. When Google slashed Nexus 5X prices for the second time, we assumed that this is a permanent price cut. Unfortunately, however, it turns out that we were ... Read More »

No brainer (2016 edition): Google’s giving you 2GB of free storage to secure your account

Share0Share0Share0Share0Share0Share0                         Update, February 8, 2016: For Safer Internet Day 2016, Google is giving away another 2GB of free storage for your Drive, Gmail, and Photos. Just head over to this link and go through the quick checklist to take advantage of this win-win offer. You get additional storage (that does not expire) and you ... Read More »

Use Android Pay and earn a free Chromecast through Google’s Tap 10 Promotion

Share1Share0Share0Share0Share0Share0               In an attempt to get more users past those critical first payments, Google has announced a special promotion involving Android Pay. Though Google’s new Tap 10 campaign, which is now open and will last through February 29th, users earn free goodies when they complete payments using Google’s NFC-enabled mobile payment service. The ... Read More »

Google’s Duarte: iPhone UI is “heavy and burdensome”

Share0Share0Share0Share0Share0Share0 Google’s VP of design, Matias Duarte, said in a recent interview that the iPhone’s UI is “heavy and burdensome.” The grid of app icons has barely changed since the device was unveiled in January 2007 by Steve Jobs. The executive points out how random icon placement is by saying that he is tempted to organize the apps on his ... Read More »

Google’s Ways of Monetizing Android — What They Know

Share0Share0Share0Share0Share0Share0as an interesting thought exercise, let’s take a look at how Google can potentially use Android to further drive their other services and make great profit. It’s highly unlikely push ads will ever be used as most users are completely against them, and Google’s own Play Store policies forbid them. This article doesn’t aim to predict what exactly Google may ... Read More »