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Tag Archives: KitKat

Google buys FlexyCore to improve Android performance

Despite making considerable improvements to performance with Android 4.1’s Project Butter, it seems Google aren’t quite done yet. French website L’Expansion are reporting that Google have acquired FlexyCore, a French startup, for €16.9 million (about US $23.1 million). FlexyCore are the developers behind droidBooster, an ‘Android accelerator’ that generates highly-optimised …

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Google Smartwatch Coming with KitKat and Other KitKat Rumours

Throughout the year we have reported several times on stories, hints and rumours pointing towards Google releasing its own smartwatch with the most recent being that they purchased WIMM Labs, a smartwatch manufacturer, last year.  In the last couple days Artem Russakovskii of Android Police fame has posted a rumour on Google+ …

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