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Metro Detroit Covered By Project Fi, A New Google Wireless Service

The basic plan will charge $20 per month with unlimited domestic talk and text, unlimited international texts, Wi-Fi tethering to use the phone as a hotspot, and access cellular coverage in over 120 countries.

CBS Detroit–04/22/2015

Google Maps users can now play Pac-Man through the streets of a community. (Source: Google screen shot.)

Google Adds Pac-Man Feature To Maps

Google Maps has an option that allows users to play the classic video game Pac-Man through the streets of a community.


Grand Circus was one of nine tech hubs across the nation supported by the Google for Entrepreneurs program. (Source: Google for Entrepreneurs.)

Detroit-Based LevelEleven Heading To Google HQ

A Detroit start-up will head to California next week to pitch their business to a team of entrepreneurs at Google’s Demo Day.


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Google Goes ‘Pure Michigan’ With New 360 Degree Photos Touting Tourist Destinations

Google partnered with Pure Michigan to create 360-degree photos of iconic destinations throughout the state.

CBS Detroit–03/23/2015

Items such as the Google Chromecast are available on the company's new online store. (File photo)

Google Opens Online Store

Google opened an online store where customers can find laptops, smart phones and accessories in one spot.

CBS Detroit–03/12/2015

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‘FREAK Attack’ May Target Apple And Android Browsers

Hackers may be able utilize a security flaw on some Apple and Google Internet browsers to access personal information through the “FREAK attack” security flaw.


The Google search page appears on a computer screen in Washington on August 30, 2010. (credit:  NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/GettyImages)

Google’s Online Science Fair Open For Submissions

Teenagers can test their science skills against students around the world in the Google Science Fair.

CBS Detroit–02/19/2015

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Google Offers 2GB To Complete Security Upgrade

Users of Google Drive have until Tuesday evening to complete a security checkup and receive an extra 2GB of storage.

CBS Detroit–02/17/2015

View-Master will release a new, digital version of the classic toy this fall. (Source: Mattel)

Google And Mattel Bring Back The View-Master For A Digital Generation

Mattel has partnered with Google to release a new version of the View-Master, with digital features, this fall.

CBS Detroit–02/13/2015

The logo of mobile app "Waze" is displayed on a tablet on January 2, 2014 in Paris. Waze is a community-based traffic and navigation app.  AFP PHOTO / LIONEL BONAVENTURE        (Photo credit should read LIONEL BONAVENTURE/AFP/Getty Images)

Google’s ‘Waze’ App Concerns Police With Location Features

The app allows users to point out the locations of speed traps which Oakland County Sheriff Mike Bouchard says is a concern for law enforcement.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/26/2015