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Jordan Kahn / 9to5Google:
Google Drive adds support for importing OpenOffice (ODF) file formats   —  Google announced today that it's now officially supporting ODF files in Google Drive allowing users to import all three major ODF file formats.  That includes .odt files for documents, .ods for spreadsheets …
Dec 17, 2014, 8:15 PMIn context
Stephen Hall / 9to5Google:
Upcoming 2.3 Pebble update brings actionable Android Wear notifications and more   —  Pebble users have been left in the dust this year as Android Wear has taken hold over the smartwatch market-and offered some functionality that Pebble and other companies haven't yet implemented.
Dec 16, 2014, 3:05 PMIn context
Ben Lovejoy / 9to5Google:
T-Mobile teases a new uncarrier deal livestreaming tomorrow as it claims 50% faster LTE in NY   —  T-Mobile has announced that it will be unveiling its latest contract-free deal in a livestreamed ‘fireside chat’ tomorrow, Un-carrier 8.0. … The company hasn't hinted at any of the details, but we'll of course let you know ...
Dec 15, 2014, 10:15 AMIn context
Jordan Kahn / 9to5Google:
T-Mobile is first to offer LTE Nexus 9 in the US, $600 or $0 down, coming soon to Google Play   —  T-Mobile announced today that it's now selling Google's latest HTC-made Nexus 9 tablet for $0 down or $600.  As noted by T-Mobile, this will be the first place you can officially get the LTE version of the Nexus 9 through a US carrier.
Dec 12, 2014, 10:40 AMIn context
Mike Beasley / 9to5Google:
Google announces custom gender option for Google+ profile pages coming this week   —  Google has announced a new update to the profile editor on Google+ which introduces a new “custom” gender option.  Rather than take the Facebook approach and present a long list of options, however …
Dec 10, 2014, 11:05 PMIn context
Mike Beasley / 9to5Google:
Google begins notifying users of $19 million settlement with FTC over in-app purchases   —  Google has started notifying users of its Play Store about a $19 million settlement it reached with the FTC in September.  The company is being required to pay out refunds for in-app purchases …
Dec 10, 2014, 8:50 PMIn context
Stephen Hall / 9to5Google:
Version 1.0 of VLC for Android exits beta, fixes lots of Lollipop bugs   —  VLC (Video LAN Client) has long been one of the choice media players for Android users, but—while every release has been basically stable—the company hasn't been in any rush to push the app out of beta and on to version 1.0.
Dec 9, 2014, 4:55 AMIn context
Chance Miller / 9to5Google:
Google sold more Chromebooks to US schools than Apple did iPads in Q3   —  According to the latest data from IDC, Google, for the first time ever, has overtaken Apple in United States schools.  The research firm claims that Google shipped 715,000 Chromebooks to schools in the third quarter, while Apple shipped 702,000 iPads to schools.
Dec 1, 2014, 11:25 AMIn context
Mark Hearn / 9to5Google:
Eligible Chromebooks bought before December 31 will come with 1TB of Google Drive storage for two years   —  Google bundling 1TB of Drive storage with the purchase of select Chromebooks  —  Chromebook's are becoming a viable option for people with simple computing needs …
Nov 21, 2014, 3:40 PMIn context
Mark Hearn / 9to5Google:
Motorola's $25 Keylink will help you find your misplaced smartphone with the push of a button   —  Between the release of the Moto X, Droid Turbo and taking on a new taskmaster, Motorola Mobility has been extremely busy.  With no signs of slowing down, the former Google company just announced …
Nov 19, 2014, 4:30 PMIn context

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