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Android fragmentation problems hit a new high, billion devices two years outdated
Android fragmentation problems hit a new high, billion devices two years outdated
For its entire history Android has had one massive problem: software fragmentation. That means that people are getting a different experience ...... 15 Nov 2017 - 13 comments
Google's new search tool lets you compare smartphones
Google's new search tool lets you compare smartphones
Google has added a new feature to its iconic search engine. Google does small, incremental changes to its search engine fairly frequently, and ...... 07 Nov 2017
Google's advocacy of HTTPS a soaring success
Google's advocacy of HTTPS a soaring success
Google has released a new blog post which celebrates the success in adoption of secure web connections. A year ago the search giant announced ...... 21 Oct 2017 - 1 comment
Google makes 'try without downloading' Instant Apps public
Google makes 'try without downloading' Instant Apps public
There aren't many more important upgrades coming to Google's app store than what the company calls Android Instant Apps. Unveiled first time ...... 19 Oct 2017 - 1 comment
Google Fiber launched in Louisville
Google Fiber launched in Louisville
Google Fiber has been officially launched in Louisville, KY. Louisville becomes the tenth city to get search giant's super fast internet service. ...... 18 Oct 2017 - 2 comments
Dow Jones fake news reported Google buying Apple
Dow Jones fake news reported Google buying Apple
Fake news is clearly the meme of the year, and while it might be often thought to infect mostly politics a new case has made stock markets react. ...... 11 Oct 2017 - 1 comment
Google announces new approach with Fiber in Louisville and San Antonio
Google announces new approach with Fiber in Louisville and San Antonio
Google has been slowly but surely expanding its fiber optic internet, aptly called Google Fiber, around the country. Originally started in Kansas ...... 08 Oct 2017
Clips is an AI camera developed by Google
Clips is an AI camera developed by Google
Google introduced a new type of product this week. It's a camera that employs one of their core fields of expertise, AI, and decides for you ...... 06 Oct 2017
Google announced two new Home smart speakers
Google announced two new Home smart speakers
Google's yesterday's press event's beef was definitely in the Pixel 2 launch but there was plenty of other new products on display as well. ...... 05 Oct 2017 - 1 comment
Google unveiled a super slim premium Chromebook: Here's Pixelbook
Google unveiled a super slim premium Chromebook: Here's Pixelbook
Google has announced a new laptop product yesterday in its October event. The super slim and extremely lightweight device runs, of course, Google's ...... 05 Oct 2017
Google unveils Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL smartphones
Google unveils Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL smartphones
As anticipated, Google today revealed two new powerful Pixel smartphones with considerable camera improvements, Google Assistant, Google Lens and more. ...... 04 Oct 2017 - 2 comments
Google's Echo Show competitor plans revealed after YouTube block
Google's Echo Show competitor plans revealed after YouTube block
Earlier this week Amazon revealed a bunch of new Alexa powered smart speakers. A day before that it was also revealed that Amazon's high-end ...... 30 Sep 2017 - 1 comment
Google blocks YouTube from Amazon's new Echo
Google blocks YouTube from Amazon's new Echo
Amazon was the first company to hit the smart speaker out of the park. With their newest addition, Echo Show, it tries to elevate the smart ...... 27 Sep 2017
Google signs a billion dollar deal with HTC
Google signs a billion dollar deal with HTC
As expected, Google and HTC have signed a deal marking a new era in cooperation between the companies. However, HTC was not acquired but instead ...... 21 Sep 2017 - 1 comment
HTC is halting shares, Google takeover imminent
HTC is halting shares, Google takeover imminent
The Taiwanese smartphone manufacturer HTC has been looking for a buyer for years. Year after year their business has declined, and the past ...... 20 Sep 2017 - 1 comment
Google's cheaper Home revealed in a leak
Google's cheaper Home revealed in a leak
After the success of Amazon's assistant-in-a-can, better known as Echo, several competitors have joined the home assistant domain with their ...... 20 Sep 2017
Report: Google close to acquiring HTC
Report: Google close to acquiring HTC
One of the more storied smartphone manufacturers, HTC, has been in dire straits for a long time. A company which was one of the first smartphone ...... 08 Sep 2017
Google kills 300 fake apps used for DDoS attacks
Google kills 300 fake apps used for DDoS attacks
Google has removed hundreds of apps from the Play store after they were found to hijack devices for the use of the WireX botnet. The apps ...... 30 Aug 2017 - 6 comments
These are the top apps in the United States
These are the top apps in the United States
comScore has released its latest chart showing which apps are the most used ones in the United States. As the American mobile phone culture ...... 25 Aug 2017 - 4 comments
Google will merge two subscription services, YouTube RED and Google Play Music
Google will merge two subscription services, YouTube RED and Google Play Music
Google has a huge lead in smartphone numbers around the world. 85 percent of new smartphones come installed with Google's platform but it hasn't ...... 31 Jul 2017
Google rocked by 2.4 billion fine
Google rocked by 2.4 billion fine
The European Commission has handed down a staggering 2.4 billion fine in one of its antitrust probes against Alphabet subsidiary Google. ...... 28 Jun 2017 - 1 comment
Google brought Google Assistant to iPhone
Google brought Google Assistant to iPhone
Google has been focusing a lot lately on artificial intelligence and its applications. Obviously one of the bigger steps forward in that area ...... 20 May 2017
Google acquires VR dev behind 'Job Simulator', 'Rick and Morty: Virtual Rick-ality'
Google acquires VR dev behind 'Job Simulator', 'Rick and Morty: Virtual Rick-ality'
Google has added VR studio Owlchemy Labs to its portfolio, promising to continue developing engaging, immersive games on multiple platforms. ...... 11 May 2017
YouTube is revamping its UI, adds Dark Mode, and you can try it out now
YouTube is revamping its UI, adds Dark Mode, and you can try it out now
YouTube turned 12 this year and to celebrate the last pre-teen year the video platform is updating its look. The new user interface has adopted ...... 03 May 2017 - 1 comment
Google's personal data retention scrutinized in Denmark
Google's personal data retention scrutinized in Denmark
The Danish Data Protection Agency has received a complaint about the retention of user's personal data. A consumer watchdog in the country ...... 07 Mar 2017
Samsung's reputation in free fall after exploding phones
Samsung's reputation in free fall after exploding phones
Samsung's catastrophic launch of one of last year's most anticipated smartphones had a clear impact on the company's overall reputation, suggests ...... 20 Feb 2017 - 3 comments
Apple joins Google, Facebook, Amazon, to study and advance AI
Apple joins Google, Facebook, Amazon, to study and advance AI
It is clear that artificial intelligence is going to be a huge part of future computing. It might not mean Haley Joel Osment's David from 2001 ...... 28 Jan 2017 - 1 comment
Alphabet axed the internet sharing drone, balloon still alive
Alphabet axed the internet sharing drone, balloon still alive
Google has been trying to reach more customers in a time when growth comes largely from new internet users. This means that one way to get customers ...... 12 Jan 2017
Google to use 100% renewable energy by 2017
Google to use 100% renewable energy by 2017
Google's operations around the globe will be powered by renewable sources of energy by next year. It will reach 100% renewable energy usage ...... 08 Dec 2016 - 1 comment
Music industry unimpressed with $1 billion revenue from YouTube
Music industry unimpressed with $1 billion revenue from YouTube
YouTube has paid over $1 billion to the music industry from advertising revenue, and that is apparently not enough! Earlier this week, Robert ...... 08 Dec 2016 - 7 comments
Chrome kills Flash on Mac, Windows, and Linux in one big swing
Chrome kills Flash on Mac, Windows, and Linux in one big swing
Google released the version 55 of Chrome browser this week and it has one of the biggest updates in recent history. The new browser no longer ...... 03 Dec 2016 - 3 comments
Google reveals actively exploited Windows vulnerability
Google reveals actively exploited Windows vulnerability
Google has revealed details of a 0-day vulnerability in the Windows operating system that it claims is being currently exploited. The search ...... 01 Nov 2016 - 3 comments
Android Pay now accepted wherever Visa Checkout and Masterpass are
Android Pay now accepted wherever Visa Checkout and Masterpass are
Google has announced new strategic partnerships with Visa and Mastercard, bringing Android Pay to thousands of stores that accepted Masterpass ...... 26 Oct 2016 - 1 comment
Google's NYC pop-up shop is now open
Google's NYC pop-up shop is now open
Google's previously announced pop-up shop in lower New York City is now open, giving consumers a chance to check out new Google hardware before buying. ...... 22 Oct 2016
Evleaks: Google to release two smartwatches early next year
Evleaks: Google to release two smartwatches early next year
Following in the footsteps of their new Pixel and Pixel XL smartphones, reports claim that Google is set to release two homemade smartwatches ...... 18 Oct 2016
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Android fragmentation problems hit a new high, billion devices two years outdated Android fragmentation problems hit a new high, billion devices two years outdated (15 Nov 2017 12:32)
For its entire history Android has had one massive problem: software fragmentation. That means that people are getting a different experience of Android depending on the country, carrier, manufacturer, ....
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CCleaner becomes adware, here's how to avoid Avast ads CCleaner becomes adware, here's how to avoid Avast ads (20 Nov 2017 13:00)
One of the more popular Windows cleanup tools, CCleaner, has added Avast ads on to their software. After being acquired by Avast, CCleaner wants you to install the virus protection suite along ....
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Tesla unveils two new vehicles, electric semi and super-fast new Roadster Tesla unveils two new vehicles, electric semi and super-fast new Roadster (17 Nov 2017 10:53)
Tesla has today announced two new vehicle prototypes that will bring the total number of Tesla cars, and now trucks, to six. As expected Tesla unveiled their "beastly" semi-truck the first time ....
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Apple's newest product misses the entire holiday season, hits the stores in early 2018 Apple's newest product misses the entire holiday season, hits the stores in early 2018 (18 Nov 2017 12:20)
Apple has decided to push back one of the products originally revealed nearly 6 months ago in WWDC. The smart speaker, dubbed HomePod, has been delayed further and won't be seen in stores this ....
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Intel announces: First commercial 5G modem in development Intel announces: First commercial 5G modem in development (20 Nov 2017 16:46)
The world's second largest semiconductor manufacturer, Intel, has announced a major project in mobile chips. The company has introduced a future portfolio for commercial 5G modems. According ....
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