- News tagged "google"
Tuesday, 18 Aug 2015
We at HardwareZone use Hangouts for our own internal chats, and it's been a hassle to keep heading back into Gmail in order to get at that little chat window. No more.
Monday, 17 Aug 2015
UK site uSwitch partnered with tipster @OnLeaks to reveal renders of the upcoming LG and Huawei Nexus phones. The renders are reportedly based on "detailed factory schematics provided to accessory makers".
Friday, 14 Aug 2015
When news broke of the Stagefright exploit for Android late last month, it got everybody riled up. A few days after the news broke, Google issued patches meant to fix the issues. Case closed, right? No more Stagefright? Not really.
Tuesday, 11 Aug 2015
G is for Google. In a huge sweeping restructuring move, Google is now part of a large holding company called Alphabet.
Friday, 7 Aug 2015
Google is getting serious about security for its Nexus devices and promises to deliver monthly over-the-air (OTA) updates. Read on to find out more if you are using a Nexus 4, 5, 6, 7, 9 and Player.
Thursday, 30 Jul 2015
Google has just announced that its handy Translate app now translates text instantly in 27 languages. Watch it in action here.
Tuesday, 28 Jul 2015
Google has announced a slate of new changes for Google+ in the coming months, including the ability to have separate Google and Google+ accounts. This essentially means that if you don't want to be on Google+, you don't have to be.
It seems like we get news about something being hacked or having a critical exploit every day. It was Steam yesterday. Today it's Android's turn, with the Stagefright vulnerability. The bad news? Nearly every Android device is vulnerable to it.
Wednesday, 22 Jul 2015
Google is taking down the Google+ Photos service, replacing it with Google Photos and Picasa Web albums.
Months ago, Google Glass was taken back to the drawing board. Now reports are emerging that the device might be returning soon.