- News tagged "google"
Saturday, 21 Jan 2017
A recent report indicates that the app market is showing no signs of slowing down as worldwide app downloads and revenue from apps continue to grow.
Wednesday, 18 Jan 2017
Rumors have been circulating for a while now that Google will launch Android Wear 2.0 with a pair of flagship smartwatches that will showcase the platform's latest features. Evan Blass (of evleaks fame) has leaked what he claims to be the two watches, which have been designed and built by LG.
Monday, 16 Jan 2017
Andy Rubin is preparing to re-enter the smartphone industry with a new company called Essential, just over two years since leaving Google. The company has plans for a premium smartphone, with high-design elements like an edge-to-edge display and ceramic back.
Sunday, 15 Jan 2017
Google has notified developers that Android Wear 2.0 will be launched in early February 2017.
Friday, 13 Jan 2017
The latest update for the Google Maps smartphone app allows users to request an Uber ride without having to exit the app.
Friday, 23 Dec 2016
Google has just confirmed that it will launch two new flagship smartwatches early next year. These watches will be the first to sport Android Wear 2.0.
Wednesday, 14 Dec 2016
Google has announced that it will spin off its self-driving car project into an independent subsidiary under its Alphabet parent company called Waymo.
Tuesday, 13 Dec 2016
Previously available in the iOS App Store, the Gboard will soon arrive on the Android after a six-month wait. Gboard integrates Google search on the keyboard input while bringing features like permanent number rows, GIFs search, and emoji search.
Monday, 12 Dec 2016
A handful of the biggest names in VR have come together to form the Global Virtual Reality Association (GVRA), a non-profit organization that wants to develop and share best practices, conduct research, and bring the international VR community together.
Thursday, 8 Dec 2016
Google has introduced a new approach to updates that can drastically reduce the size of app updates by an average of 65 per cent.