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Facebook and Google solidify their dominance in mobile advertising

Shares of Google parent Alphabet jumped four percent after the company said quarterly profit rose 24 percent in the latest quarter thanks largely to revenues from mobile ads. Google's ad business generated $21.5 billion, up 21 percent year-over-year.

Google launches final Android Nougat developer preview

Google has released the final Android Nougat Developer Preview before the public rollout of Android 7.0 Nougat, the newest version of the Android operating system, later this summer.

Google, Samsung, Radisys join CORD project

The Open Networking Lab (ON.Lab) and The Linux Foundation have spun off the "Central Office Re-architected as a Data Center" (CORD) initiative into its own, new open source project, and Google, Samsung Electronics and Radisys are joining the CORD and ONOS Projects as new partners.

Google appears ready to enter the smartwatch market. Can it challenge Apple's dominance?

Apple currently dominates the smartwatch market segment, but a rumored Google-developed Android Wear smartwatch could change the game.

Survey: Pokémon Go becomes 'biggest mobile game in US history'

Pokémon Go has officially surpassed Candy Crush Saga as "the biggest mobile game in U.S. history," according to a new survey from mobile data research firm SurveyMonkey Intelligence. 

Google: Viewability drives jump in online video ad revenue

Google's YouTube appears to be leading the charge toward improved ad viewability-- a key metric determining whether an ad was actually watched by a human being-- reporting 93 percent viewability in a new study by the search engine giant. But overall ad viewability rates are still lower in the United States, at 62 percent, than in other countries, a new Google study reveals.

Google could face up to $7B in fines amid newest round of EU antitrust charges

Google is staring down another set of European Commission antitrust charges – the third since April 2015 – and this one could end up costing the tech giant as much as $7 billion in fines.

Google adds Three as Project Fi network roaming partner

The Three group became the latest network partner for Google's Project Fi network, which is a U.S.-based wireless service that allows customers to switch between 4G/3G and Wi-Fi networks in order to benefit from the best possible connectivity available.

Google Fiber to challenge Verizon, AT&T, others as it enters business services segment

Google Fiber announced it will begin selling internet service to businesses, a move that will widen the company's battle against entrenched telco companies like AT&T and Verizon that also sell internet services to business users.

Enhanced UI, multi-window support and other features developers should know about Android Nougat

It's official, the next Google mobile operating system will be "Android Nougat," and the developer preview is already available.