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Samantha · Dec 19, 2014

Google Invites Selected Devs to Buy Project Tango Development Kit

Just about a month ago, the curious Project Tango development kit was officially listed as available in the Google Play Store. To much confusion however, it wasn’t available for purchase unless you registered for the device development kit at I/O. And if you did register, you were able to purchase the kit for a hefty price of $1,024 US. Well, now it looks like Google’s opening the gates just a little bit by inviting selected developers to purchase the kit....

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Jimmy McGee · Nov 17, 2014

Nvidia SHIELD Lollipop Coming, Project Tango Hits Google Play – XDA TV

Android 5.0 Lollipop factory images are finally available for the Google Nexus 4! That and much more news is covered by Jordan, as he reviews all the important stories from this weekend. Included in this weekend's news is the announcement of Android 5.0 Lollipop for the Nvidia SHIELD Tablet, and be sure the check out the article talking about Chainfire releasing CF-Auto-Root for the Lollipop Nexus Line of devices! That's not all that's covered in today's video! Jordan talks about...

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Tomek Kondrat · Nov 16, 2014

Project Tango Tablet Listed on Play Store

If you've been following Android hardware development in the last year, you almost certainly stumbled upon Project Tango--a feature rich tablet with multiple cameras and really tasty hardware specifications. We've talked about Project Tango back in June, when Google announced it for a rather pricey sum of $1024. Now, the Project Tango tablet has officially been made available on the Google Play Store. Before you start looking for money under your grandma's mattress, we need to warn you that it's...

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Jimmy McGee · Jun 6, 2014

Android 4.4.3 Released, Google Unveils Project Tango Tablet Dev Kit, Galaxy Gear Tizen Rooted! – XDA Developer TV

Android KitKat 4.4.3 has been released for the Nexus 5 and many more Nexus devices! That and much more news is covered by Jordan, as he reviews all the important stories from this week. Included in this week's news is the announcement that OmniROM nightlies are now based on Android 4.4.3 and Google announced a new Project Tango tablet! That's not all that's covered in today's video! Jordan talks about the other videos released this week on XDA Developer TV. XDA...

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Will Verduzco · Jun 5, 2014

Google Unveils $1024 Project Tango Tablet Development Kit

We haven't heard all that much about Google's Project Tango since was first announced back in February of this year. Aside from a demo of Tango in action and early Tango smartphone dev kits making their way to developers, not much has happened in the Tango world. But today this changes, as Google has just unveiled the official Project Tango Tablet development kit. Let's first get the bad news out of the way. The developer kit will run $1024, which although being a nice...

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Jimmy McGee · Mar 24, 2014

Android Wear System Dump Available, Google Project Tango Dev Kits Heading to Developers – XDA Developer TV

The Android 4.4.2 KitKat OTA update for the Korean Variants of the LG Optimus G Pro is now rolling out! That and much more news is covered by Jordan, as he reviews all the important stories from this weekend. Included in this weekend's news is the announcement that a system dump for the new Android Wear is available and Google Project Tango dev kits are heading to developers! That's not all that's covered in today's video! Jordan talks about the...

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Will Verduzco · Mar 21, 2014

Google Project Tango Dev Kits Make their Way to Developers

Last month, the Google ATAP team announced Project Tango. The Kinect-like Tango, which comes from the same team responsible for Project Ara, aims to bring sensor-based 3D environmental mapping to your smartphone. Ultimately, this means that rather than simply knowing its position in abstract space, a Tango-based mobile device will also know its position relative to its environment. Then a few days after Tango's unveiling, we saw an early preview that showed off its data acquisition capabilities. Now, select developers are...

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Will Verduzco · Feb 21, 2014

See Google Project Tango in Action!

Just yesterday, we talked a little about Google ATAP's team and their latest endeavor, the Kinect-like Project Tango. Now, thanks to the fine folks over at TechCrunch, we have our first glimpse of a prototype in action. (more…)

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Will Verduzco · Feb 20, 2014

Google Project Tango to Bring Kinect-Like 3D Awareness to Smartphones

When Google sold Motorola Mobility to Lenovo for $2.91 Billion at the end of last month, many were worried about what this would mean for the future of the team behind Motorola's modular smartphone project code named Ara. Then one week ago, the ATAP team announced that it would be moving from Motorola to Google. This naturally lead to speculation regarding whether the ATAP team had anything else cooking in their secret ovens. The answer is now here: Google Project Tango. In its...

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