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Over the past ten years, the Google I/O has become the “Superbowl” event for major platform developers, engineers and executives. People fly in from all around the world looking forward to all the goodness Google has to offer. The giveaways, the updates, and the intense competition with Samsung, Apple and Amazon – you know it, Google does it best! This Google I/O is going to be different in many ways, and the best ones revolve around spin-offs. To get an overall overview let’s walk through expected software updates and improvem...
Google on Wednesday announced that it has added U.S. Cellular to its Project Fi mobile virtual network operator (MVNO) initiative. The carrier will be available to customers in the coming weeks, according to the company. The carrier is the fifth-largest in the U.S. and has a subscriber base of 4.9 million people in its Q1 2016 results. It provides service to 23 states with 4G LTE coverage, blanketing more than 99 percent of its urban and rural subscribers. The carrier now joins T-Mobile and Sprint, the third and fourth biggest wire...