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Verizon Wireless Is Working on Tablet With Google

WSJ: "Verizon Wireless is working with Google Inc. on a tablet computer, Verizon Wireless Chief Executive Lowell McAdam said Tuesday, as the company works to catch up with iPad host AT&T Inc. in the area of devices that connect to wireless networks.

Tablets are part of the "next big wave of opportunities," Mr. McAdam said in an interview. He said the work on a tablet is part of a deepening relationship between the largest U.S. wireless carrier by subscribers and Google, which has carved out a space in mobile devices with its Android operating system.

"We're looking at all the things Google has in its archives that we could put on a tablet to make it a great experience," he said.

Verizon Wireless, owned by Verizon Communications Inc. and Vodafone Group PLC, declined to add details on timing of a joint Google-Verizon tablet, or which manufacturer might make it."

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fatstarr2403d ago

ooohhh this is spicy news. I smell something a brewing in the background :D. At&T & apple vs Verizon and Google. whats next sprint and Microsoft?
gonna be some good battles going. off topic I'm down for a Verizon Google Nintendo partnership.