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Google's Sundar Pichai: AI needs to be regulated
Google's Sundar Pichai: AI needs to be regulated
The CEO of Google and its parent company Alphabet, Sundar Pichai, has commented on AI development in an op-ed with Financial Times. According ...... 20 Jan 2020
Chromebooks come with free Disney+ for three months
Chromebooks come with free Disney+ for three months
Owners of new Chromebooks can redeem three months free Disney+ streaming if they activate the Chromebook within a limited time frame. Google ...... 27 Nov 2019
Google removes popular torrent client, LibreTorrent, from Play Store because it has too many copycats
Google removes popular torrent client, LibreTorrent, from Play Store because it has too many copycats
In one of those "WHAT?" decisions, Google has removed one of the most popular torrent client, LibreTorrent from its Android app store. LibreTorrent ...... 26 Nov 2019 - 1 comment
Google launches iMessage-like feature to U.S. Android phones
Google launches iMessage-like feature to U.S. Android phones
Google has today started the rollout for its Rich Communication Service messaging feature on Android. RCS allows rich messaging on Android's ...... 14 Nov 2019 - 1 comment
App Defense: Play Store apps to get further scanning for malware
App Defense: Play Store apps to get further scanning for malware
Google has partnered with several security firms in forming a group that aims to detect and prevent malware-laden apps from getting onto the Play Store. ...... 11 Nov 2019
Google looking for Fitbit acquisition: Reuters
Google looking for Fitbit acquisition: Reuters
In addition to Android, Google has a couple other operating systems for different type of devices. Google has diversified their OS portfolio ...... 28 Oct 2019
Here's all the specs of the new Pixelbook Go variants
Here's all the specs of the new Pixelbook Go variants
Google introduces its newest Pixelbook couple days ago alongside the new Pixel 4 lineup. Here's what the ultralight Chromebook has to offer ...... 17 Oct 2019
Google simplifies shifting streaming music between devices with voice, apps, or touch
Google simplifies shifting streaming music between devices with voice, apps, or touch
Many homes now have multiple media and entertainment devices spread throughout, and Google wants to make it easy to switch the device you are ...... 09 Oct 2019
YouTube Music is now pre-installed on new Android devices
YouTube Music is now pre-installed on new Android devices
Google has tried to capture the music market with different iterations of streaming services for quite a while without much success. Previously ...... 27 Sep 2019
Google to pay $1.1 billion to settle French tax case
Google to pay $1.1 billion to settle French tax case
Google has agreed to pay almost a billion euros to settle a tax fraud case in France, which was initiated with a raid on its French offices four years ago. ...... 13 Sep 2019
Google fixing Calendar spam events
Google fixing Calendar spam events
Are you getting spammed by Google Calendar? Google is aware of the widespread issue and is working on a fix. Spammers and malicious actors ...... 03 Sep 2019
Google gets rid of tasty treats, adopts new Android logo
Google gets rid of tasty treats, adopts new Android logo
Google's mobile operating system is more than a decade old, and throughout the years we've grown to know different versions by their sweet names. ...... 22 Aug 2019
Russia warns Google over YouTube videos and notifications
Russia warns Google over YouTube videos and notifications
Roscomnadzor has warned Google to stop promoting 'illegal mass events' through YouTube as protesters target the government. Russia has seen ...... 12 Aug 2019
Google Search now has a podcast player
Google Search now has a podcast player
While Google Search seems like the same service you started using perhaps 15 or even 20 years ago, it has evolved massively over time. The ...... 10 Aug 2019
Chromebooks get Google's Face Unlock too?
Chromebooks get Google's Face Unlock too?
Google made it official earlier this week that one of the new features we'll be seeing in the next-generation Pixel phones is Face Unlock. ...... 02 Aug 2019
Google reveals upcoming Pixel 4's new Face Unlock and Motion Sense
Google reveals upcoming Pixel 4's new Face Unlock and Motion Sense
Google has decided this year to take a page from OnePlus' book of revealing new products. The search giant is giving away small tidbits of information ...... 31 Jul 2019
Major change to YouTube rules: Copyright claims now require timestamp
Major change to YouTube rules: Copyright claims now require timestamp
YouTube has managed to dodge the 'copyright mafia' since the beginning, or at least since acquisition by Google, fairly well. I guess having ...... 10 Jul 2019
Tech companies are moving manufacturing out of China to avoid tariffs
Tech companies are moving manufacturing out of China to avoid tariffs
After Hon Hai Precision, better known as Foxconn, assured investors that iPhones could be assembled outside the China if needed, others are following suit. ...... 13 Jun 2019
Google reveals cloud gaming service Stadia's official details, price
Google reveals cloud gaming service Stadia's official details, price
Google has now not only officially announced Stadia, a cloud gaming platform, but also given us the appropriate information to consider getting one. ...... 08 Jun 2019
Google Stadia cloud gaming prices leak, $11.99/mo in Canada
Google Stadia cloud gaming prices leak, $11.99/mo in Canada
Google's upcoming cloud gaming platform seems pretty impressive if you trust that Google can indeed deliver quality it has promised. The ...... 06 Jun 2019
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