AfterDawn: Tech news

Google

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
China might soon have their own blacklist after Huawei ban
China might soon have their own blacklist after Huawei ban
Huawei is one of the most influential Chinese companies around, and while it's still unclear whether the government indeed influences the company, ...... 31 May 2019 - 3 comments
Google goes ahead and blocks some of the ad blockers
Google goes ahead and blocks some of the ad blockers
Google announced in January that it will be blocking extensions from using a specific API that was commonly used to block ads. Even after a ...... 31 May 2019 - 3 comments
Google changes Search results design
Google changes Search results design
Google has made a couple of changes to its Search results pages that will deliver some additional information for the user. When you search ...... 22 May 2019
Google confirms Huawei ban, says the decision wont affect current Huawei or Honor phones - for now
Google confirms Huawei ban, says the decision wont affect current Huawei or Honor phones - for now
Google has confirmed the yesterday's news about Google revoking Huawei's Android license. Company said that the decision is based on United ...... 20 May 2019
Google blocked: Huawei phones wont be able to access Gmail, Play Store, new Android versions and more
Google blocked: Huawei phones wont be able to access Gmail, Play Store, new Android versions and more
United States has waged a war against Chinese telecom giant Huawei for some time now. But now the big guys are joining the fight. According ...... 19 May 2019 - 12 comments
Google knows where you are at almost any given moment, here's how to block it
Google knows where you are at almost any given moment, here's how to block it
Google has over a billion users around the world every month, and their reach is increasing with every Android phone sold, every search made, ...... 10 May 2019
Google's music services are not even close to catching up to Spotify and Apple
Google's music services are not even close to catching up to Spotify and Apple
Google has some massive services that reach hundreds of millions or even billions of people. Whether it is the all-encompassing search or Gmail, ...... 09 May 2019
Google announced Android Q, here's what's new
Google announced Android Q, here's what's new
Google's developer conference Google I/O started yesterday with keynote from CEO Sundar Pichai and myriad of announcements from his fellow execs. ...... 08 May 2019
Google's sister company Wing gets drone delivery approval from FAA
Google's sister company Wing gets drone delivery approval from FAA
Google's parent company Alphabet has all kinds of project, many of them formerly part of the infamous Google X, running alongside the hugely ...... 24 Apr 2019
Google and Amazon settle differences with Prime Video, YouTube, Chromecast
Google and Amazon settle differences with Prime Video, YouTube, Chromecast
A dispute broke out between Google and Amazon approximately two years ago when Amazon released the first smart display, Echo Show. The device ...... 18 Apr 2019
Android will soon offer EU users to switch to another search engine and browser
Android will soon offer EU users to switch to another search engine and browser
European Union slapped Google a 4.3 billion euro ($5bn) fine last year for breaking EU's competition laws with Android operating system. Now ...... 18 Apr 2019
Google loves killing its own products - List of killed Google products is massive
Google loves killing its own products - List of killed Google products is massive
Google has created some of the most popular online services and products of modern era, ranging from its namesake search engine to Gmail, YouTube ...... 03 Apr 2019
Google's newest antitrust fine determined: $1.69 billion
Google's newest antitrust fine determined: $1.69 billion
As expected, the European Commission has now come up with a fitting bill for Google's newest strain of antitrust violations. As reported ...... 21 Mar 2019
Microsoft 'will go big' at E3 on cloud gaming and Google Stadia
Microsoft 'will go big' at E3 on cloud gaming and Google Stadia
Microsoft, like many others, paid close attention to Google's Game Developer Conference keynote this week. Google's new cloud gaming platform ...... 21 Mar 2019
Google to hit by another EU antitrust fine
Google to hit by another EU antitrust fine
Google is about to receive a third fee for antitrust violations from the European Commission. Again Google has violated the laws by preventing ...... 17 Mar 2019 - 2 comments
Google's autonomous car business Waymo looking for investors, VW interested
Google's autonomous car business Waymo looking for investors, VW interested
Originally an autonomous vehicle project inside Google, Waymo became their own subsidiary within Alphabet, the parent company of Google, in late 2016. ...... 12 Mar 2019
Google released Duo videochat for the web
Google released Duo videochat for the web
Google's one of the more recent tries at communication apps has been released to a new platform. Duo, the video chat platform, is already available ...... 27 Feb 2019
Alphabet revenue up nearly a quarter thanks to Google ads
Alphabet revenue up nearly a quarter thanks to Google ads
Google's parent company Alphabet has been growing fast recently, even when many other technology conglomerates are having trouble keeping the pace up. ...... 05 Feb 2019
Google bypassed App Store just like Facebook
Google bypassed App Store just like Facebook
Earlier this week we reported how Apple was forced to revoke Facebook's Enterprise Development Program certificates after it was revealed that ...... 31 Jan 2019
DeepMind challenged esports professionals  won nearly all matches
DeepMind challenged esports professionals won nearly all matches
Artificial Intelligence is touted as the future liberator of people or the ultimate oppressor of humanity. Likely the reality will be, at least ...... 25 Jan 2019
Google hires long-time Apple manager to build Fuchsia OS
Google hires long-time Apple manager to build Fuchsia OS
We've known for years that Google is developing a new operating system behind the scenes. Now Google has hired new talent from no other than ...... 25 Jan 2019
   Older entries  

Latest user comments

News archive