Inbox by Gmail invites are going out to existing Inboxers

Oct 30th - Inbox by Gmail invites are going out to existing accounts. Check your Inbox app by pressing the "+" compose button and you'll see the option to send invites to friends/family/acquaintances.

You can barely see the bezel on LG’s latest display

Oct 30th - LG Display has announced a remarkable achievement for folks who can't stand those annoying black bars bordering their screens. The company has developed a 5.3-inch full HD LCD panel that has a bezel width of 0.7mm, which is said to be thinner than the width of a standard credit card.

Google Glass is now formally and officially banned in 56,000 movie theaters worldwide

Oct 30th - Can't say we didn't see this coming, but Google Glass is now banned in a wide range of movie theaters worldwide. The Motion Picture Association of America and the National Association of Theatre Owners have announced a new policy to protect their copyright material.

Samsung Gear S trots over to the United States starting next week

Oct 30th - Samsung has announced that sales of their standalone Gear S smart watch will begin in the United States starting in November. The earliest known availability is from AT&T, who will have the smart watch on November 7th.

Devs: “OK Google” search command works with any app with 6 quick lines of code

Oct 30th - Google has just publicized an awesome feature for developers who want their apps to be searchable using the "OK Google" voice command. Putting 6 simple lines of code in your manifest file will enable Google Search to allow voice searches that originate from users using the command.

Motorola and Lenovo are officially an item

Oct 30th - Motorola and Lenovo today announced that they have completed a deal for the latter to acquire the former. Motorola is now a Lenovo company, and what that means for the future is still very unclear at this point.

Any.do 2.0 update brings cloud-driven collaboration to the superstar to-do list app

Oct 30th - Any.do is one of the best to-do managers we've used in a long time. The company stresses simplicity over complexity, and feels that less is more when it comes to trying to organize a busy life or work schedule. Today's update makes the experience even better for those who work with others to accomplish their daily tasks in life.

Motorola DROID Turbo now available from Verizon, watch it save James Franco’s life [VIDEO]

Oct 30th - After a series of teaser videos starring movie star James Franco, tonight, as the clock struck midnight, the full ad has finally been revealed and the Motorola DROID Turbo is now officially available for purchase from Verizon. Have at it!

A champagne gold colored Moto 360 just popped up on Amazon

Oct 29th - A champagne gold Moto 360 just quietly appeared on Amazon. Comes in two different strap sizes for men or women: 23mm or 16mm. Once this becomes official -- who's buying?

Another place Google Wallet works alongside Apple Pay? Try the Apple Store

Oct 29th - We tried to tell you guys, anywhere you can use Apple Pay you can also use Google Wallet (which is why we were so excited that Apple was finally making tap-to-pay mobile payments mainstream). Still don't believe us? Check out this screen shot.

Google Drive, Docs, Slides, and Sheets all updated with Material Design

Oct 29th - Today, a smorgasbord of Google app updates are hitting the Play Store. For a quick look (and download) at Google Drive, Docs, Slides, and Sheets -- check out our post.

Google Camera 2.4.022 update brings, you guessed it, Material Design elements

Oct 29th - Buried inside the Android Lollipop Developer Preview was an updated Google Camera app (2.4.008), complete with Material Design elements. Today, the update is now rolling out on Google Play as version 2.4.022.

Google Play Games also receiving a Material Design makeover

Oct 29th - "Update Wednesday" is certainly living up to its name and hot off the Google Play Store is a new update to Google Play Games (we're sure many more are incoming). The update brings, what else, but a fresh new Material Design makeover.

Google Wallet 7.0 brings Material Design, recurring transfers, and low balance alerts [UPDATE]

Oct 29th - Google Wallet 7.0 now rolling out on Google Play is a pretty big leap from the previous version (2.0 and bring a healthy helping of Material Design into the mix, as well as some helpful new features.

Best Android apps from October 2014

Oct 29th - It feels like just yesterday the leaves were starting to turn and we were talking about the best apps from September. Now the leaves are almost all on the ground, and we have another month's worth of apps to look at. October gave us a bountiful harvest of new apps.