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Google acquires Android gaming platform Green Throttle, reportedly for its Bluetooth controller tech

By Justin Kahn
Mar 12, 2014
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  1. While Google has been long rumored to be developing some kind of new set-top box, a recent acquisition might be pointing at the company's interest in gaming outside of just software. Some may not remember the now defunct gaming platform...

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  2. GhostRyder

    GhostRyder This guy again... Posts: 2,191   +590

    Interesting enough, but I don't know if google could make an impact on the gaming market because of the way things are right now. Maybe if we get more details in the future we can see what the plans are but if google just plans another Droid style game console I don't see it flying off the shelves.

    Also, that controller displayed in the picture from Green Throttle is clearly an Xbox ONE controller. I understand taking hints from other controllers but compared to others that took hints on the designs of other companies controllers, this one is a pretty blatant rip-off lol.
     

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