The Gillmor Gang ? Robert Scoble, Kevin Marks, Keith Teare, and Steve Gillmor ? celebrate Google's gift to StreamTV. ChromeCast is cheap, small, simple, and extensible, just in time to kickoff the run up to Apple's big move to the Big Screen. It's a win-win for everybody involved, except maybe Microsoft and its XBox offering.
The next little tablet and the first with Android 4.3, Google Nexus 7 is now available for order and ships by July 30.
Google is starting to cut back on some of its less successful mobile apps. Google+ Local app has disappeared from the App Store a few weeks ahead of its planned shutdown and now, Google has also announced that it is going to shut down the standalone Google Shopper app for iOS and Android on August 30.