Google's acquisition of the DeepMind AI is starting to pay for itself. According to a report on Bloomberg, DeepMind has been able to cut electricity use at Google's data centers by "several percentage points" thanks to its extra-efficient use of equipment.
Very soon, you will be able to share your Google Play purchases with your family members and friends. More details after the jump!
Android N is now Android Nougat. If you were rooting for Nutella, that's just too bad.
Sources told The Telegraph that Google is currently discussing with telcos about releasing a Google-branded phone by the end of the year.
Android apps are making their way to Chrome OS for real. The ASUS Chromebook Flip is the first device to receive support for the Google Play Store in the developer channel, and more devices are slated to follow very soon.
Tech News Google co-founder Larry Page has been secretly funding firms that are developing 'flying cars'
According to a Bloomberg Businessweek report, Google co-founder Larry Page has been secretly funding two funds that are developing ‘flying cars’. The firms aren’t backed by Google nor its holding company, Alphabet as Page is allegedly using his own funds to support the two companies.
Not too long ago, it seemed that Nest Labs was the company that could do no wrong. Google bought Nest Labs for US$3.2 billion, leading many to speculate that with their powers combined, the two companies could bring Google into the hardware business in a big way. That didn’t happen.
An APK teardown of Google Photos reveals that Nexus users may enjoy free unlimited storage for original quality photos and videos uploaded from their devices.