Tuesday , 6 October 2015

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Verizon will have the Nexus 6, long after every one else.


What’s up with Verizon, pulling in last place when it comes it the Nexus 6? Google’s latest flagship phone with pure Android goodness was released last year to the cheers of enthusiasts. Most of the big carriers picked it up right away, all except Verizon. Well that changes starting this month. Verizon has announced that, better late than never, they ...

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Confirmed: Google to start being a wireless carrier.


It’s been speculated for a while now but Monday at the Mobile World Congress, Google confirmed it wants to your wireless carrier. Starting out as a small experience, Google will buy up tower access as a MVNO (mobile virtual network operator) and then re-sell that access to customers. Optimally customers will be able to purchase access at a small nominal ...

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Google snaps up Softcard to enhance Wallet.


It seems like every day there’s a new commercial or ad for some new partner with Apple’s ApplePay, it hasn’t even been out that long, but what about Google Wallet? The mobile payment service has been languishing since 2011 but has yet to gain a lot of traction. Well with today’s announcement of Google’s acquisition of Softcard and its technology, ...

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