Google is working to shrink the size of Android app updates by as much as two-thirds

Tech News Google is working to shrink the size of Android app updates by as much as two-thirds

Google has introduced a new approach to updates that can drastically reduce the size of app updates by an average of 65 per cent.
Google to run entirely on renewable energy in 2017

Tech News Google to run entirely on renewable energy in 2017

For the past few years, Google has been converting all of its businesses to run on renewable energy, and it has now announced that it will reach its goal of being entirely solar or wind-powered sometime in 2017.
Google is working on a fix for the Pixel's camera freezing issue

Tech News Google is working on a fix for the Pixel's camera freezing issue

Google acknowledges that there is a camera issue with the Pixel and Pixel XL smartphones.
Android OS malware Gooligan breaches more than 1 million Google accounts

Tech News Android OS malware Gooligan breaches more than 1 million Google accounts

The malware infects 13,000 Android devices a day, stealing information from Google-related apps. Read here to check if you have been infected.
Google DeepMind researchers just created an AI that can lip read better than humans

Tech News Google DeepMind researchers just created an AI that can lip read better than humans

Researchers at Google’s Deep Mind AI division – the same division that birthed the Go-playing AlphaGo – have just created what they say is the most accurate lip-reading software to date.
Google PhotoScan lets you digitize your dusty old prints with ease

Tech News Google PhotoScan lets you digitize your dusty old prints with ease

PhotoScan is a new app from Google Photos that lets you scan and save your favorite printed photos using your phone’s camera.
Google cautions against supporting proprietary fast charging in Android USB-C devices

Tech News Google cautions against supporting proprietary fast charging in Android USB-C devices

Google has formally changed its recommendation for Android 7.0 Nougat with regard to proprietary fast-charging solutions. Moving forward, the company strongly advises against support for charging methods that modify the Vbus voltage, which is exactly what solutions like Qualcomm's Quick Charge 3.0 do.
The Google Play Store is now better at recognizing and deleting fake reviews

Tech News The Google Play Store is now better at recognizing and deleting fake reviews

Google has rolled out upgraded detection and filtering tech that should do a better job at stopping apps that have manipulated their way to the top of the ranking boards through fraudulent installs, fake reviews, and incentivized ratings.
Google announces Jamboard, its 55-inch 4K digital whiteboard that will take on Microsoft's Surface Hub!

Tech News Google announces Jamboard, its 55-inch 4K digital whiteboard that will take on Microsoft's Surface Hub!

Google has just announced its 55-inch 4K digital whiteboard named Jamboard. With its cloud-based services, this collaborative whiteboard will take aim at the Microsoft Surface Hub! Read on for more details.
Spotted in Australia: Google Pixel smartphones in retail

Tech News Spotted in Australia: Google Pixel smartphones in retail

Travelling to Australia anytime soon? Your friends might want to piggyback on your trip to help them order a Google Pixel smartphone.