Google makes a Play for potentially Android tablet-related domain names

Google makes a Play for potentially Android tablet-related domain names

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Fusible, always on the lookout for new domain name registration from major tech companies, and always ready to jump to conclusions rather quickly, has noticed that Google appears to have registered a slew of interesting domain names this week. Let’s start with the list: appsonplay.com booksonplay.com gamesonplay.com googleplayapps.com googleplaybooks.com googleplaydownloads.com...
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