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Google Glass Eyes Home Automation

Last month, config files found in Android 4.2.2 hinted that the Android@Home initiative for home automation announced in May 2011 may finally be ready to roll. Now it seems that Google is also planning a homey role for its Google Glass head-mounted display (HMD) computer. Earlier this week, Engadget uncovered a USPTO patent application for a Google Glass-like device that can control devices like refrigerators, espresso makers, TVs, garage doors, alarm and lighting systems, and office appliances.

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Schmidt Does Not Rule Out Android and Chrome OS Merger

Google's Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt actually did not say that Chrome OS and Android would remain forever apart.

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Half-a-Billion Internet-Connected Devices and Counting

The average U.S. household now has 5.7 Internet-connected devices, and more and more of these are smartphones and tablets. Will there be enough Internet to go-around?

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Google's Android Unit Reportedly Building a Smart Watch

According to a recent report from The Financial Times, Google might also be getting into the smart watch game. And unlike Glass, which was developed in the company’s experimental X Lab, the watch (not pictured above) is said to be under development by the Android unit, possibly indicating that Google...

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$250 ARM Linux Project Kit Includes LCD

Gumstix shocked the embed-o-sphere today by unveiling a new board-level computer that’s neither the shape nor size of a gum stick. The “Pepper” board is based on a 720MHz TI Sitara ARM processor and is supplied in a bundle that includes a Yocto-built Linux filesystem on microSD, a 4.5-inch LCD,...

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