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Google Glass won't be available to the masses until 2014

Google Glass won't be available to the masses until 2014

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If you were hoping to grab Google Glass before Christmas, put your sights on another gift. Google boss Eric Schmidt revealed the Mountain View-based company won't ship the eyewear until 2014.  In an interview with Radio 4’s World at One over the weekend,... >>

Google boss: Parents should have online talk with kids before sex talk

Google boss: Parents should have online talk with kids before sex talk

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Google's executive chairman has spoken out about the privacy battle that is waging online every day, in which commenters could be held accountable for their ill-thought-out postings and tweets long after their initial reactions subside. He also pleaded... >>

Google's purchase of Motorola won't damage other Android devices

Google's purchase of Motorola won't damage other Android devices

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Eric Schmidt, Google’s chairman, has taken to the stage at Google’s Big Tent conference to outline the company’s plans for the recently acquired Motorola Mobility. Google finally completed the purchase of Motorola for $12.5 billion and Schmidt has... >>

Google tablet to arrive 'in the next 6 months' says Schmidt

Google tablet to arrive 'in the next 6 months' says Schmidt

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Eric Schmidt, president of Google, has confirmed to an Italian newspaper, Corriere della Sera, that the company will be "marketing a tablet of the highest quality" in the next 6 months.  Schmidt continues to say that you'll see "brutal competition between... >>

Google boss: Android is ahead of iOS

Google boss: Android is ahead of iOS

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Google chairman Eric Schmidt has come out all guns blazing (and pointing in Cupertino's direction) in defence of Android, insisting at the Le Web expo in Paris that the mobile platform is the dominant player in the market. "Android is ahead of iOS already,"... >>

Schmidt: Google TV revolution coming in 2012

Schmidt: Google TV revolution coming in 2012

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Google TV may not have been the rip-roaring success that the Big G would have hoped for but, the message from the search giant is clear - there should definitely be a "yet" added to that statement. Speaking at the Le Web conference in Paris this week,... >>

Schmidt: No special Android treatment for Motorola

Schmidt: No special Android treatment for Motorola

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HTC, Samsung and the gang have nothing to fear - Motorola will not be given preferential treatment when it comes to Android as a result of Google's imminent takeover. That's the message from executive chairman of the Mountain View based search giant,... >>

Google uses Siri scapegoat to avoid anti-competitive charges

Google uses Siri scapegoat to avoid anti-competitive charges

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Eric Schmidt has suggested that Apple's Siri voice search technology is a significant threat to Google's dominance as the go-to search engine, especially when it comes to sourcing specific information. During another session with U.S. senators which were... >>

Schmidt confirms Google TV in UK and Europe for “early next year”

Schmidt confirms Google TV in UK and Europe for “early next year”

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Google’s Chairman Eric Schmidt has, as earlier rumours reported that he would, confirmed that Google TV will launch in the UK and other countries “early next year”. The confirmation was made at this year’s Mac Taggart Lecture at the Edinburgh... >>

Is Google TV finally heading to the UK?

Is Google TV finally heading to the UK?

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Google TV, the IPTV service from the search giant that's had a stuttering start, could be making the trip from the US to British soil after all.  According to the Telegraph, Google's Eric Schmidt is planning to announce the service's final UK arrival... >>