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Google bought a company that makes solar drones, and we’re officially freaked out

Apr 14th - Google has confirmed the purchase of New Mexico-based Titan Aerospace, a company that specializes in creating high-altitude drone technology for use in... whatever.

Google X’s latest moonshot is balloon-distributed internet

Jun 15th - Google X's latest moonshot involves sending a balloon into the stratosphere, via which they hope to connect everyone on the planet to the internet.


Sundar Pichai gets a promotion, finds himself the new head of Google’s core products

Oct 24th - First Chrome then Android, now Sundar Pichai is reportedly looking at a new role as head of Google products. Congrats!

Pocketing your phablet, Inbox invites, buying a car, and more [From the Forums]

Oct 24th - Is that a phablet in your pocket or are you just happy to see me? Yes, we’ll answer that question today in our weekly roundup of the very best Android Forums has to offer. Would you read on if I told you there might be an Inbox invite waiting for you?

Inbox by Gmail ‘app’ now available in the Chrome Web Store

Oct 24th - Earlier this week we watched as Google unveiled Inbox by Gmail, their radically new take on electronic mail. After launching the app in the Google Play Store, they're now making one available for Chrome. Well, sorta.

LG G Pad 7.0 LTE, LG G3 now available at US Cellular

Oct 24th - U.S. Cellular has announced availability for the LG G Pad7.0 LTE. You'll be able to get the data-connected tablet for $99 on a new two-year contract, and should be able to find it both in-store and online. The G3 is also coming in at that same price point.

Mobile Roar 67: Inbox invites, T-Mobile G1 birthday, and more!

Oct 24th - Hey bro, you got any invites? That's the question being asked across the internet this week as Google introduced a brand new email app called "Inbox." We talk about this new app and how Google is changing the way we use email. Happy Birthday to the T-Mobile G1!