- News tagged "google"
Friday, 8 Nov 2013
Google is locking down Chrome for Windows users by blocking the downloading and installation of any Chrome extensions not found in the company's own Chrome Web Store. Google says that malicious extensions that take advantage of the option to side-load additional extensions upon install are the "leading cause of complaints from our Windows users."
Wednesday, 30 Oct 2013
It appears Google is ready to join the fray with rumors that the Google smartwatch will be hitting the market within months. Hit the link for more.
Google has announced that their instant messaging service, Google Hangout, will now come with SMS integration. Other improvements include support for animated GIFs as well.
Tuesday, 29 Oct 2013
Google will be releasing a new version of Google Glass which will be compatible with prescription eyewear. The option to switch to the new model will be given to all existing Glass users who purchased their device before 28th October 2013.
Monday, 28 Oct 2013
Google recently launched Google WiFi Passport in Jakarta, Indonesia, that provides free and affordable wireless online access through designated Wi-Fi hotspots. This service is only available to Android users, whose devices are running Android 2.2 (Froyo) and above.
Friday, 25 Oct 2013
According to Billboard, Youtube is readying a music streaming service that will be launched very soon. The service will stream both audio and video content on two service tiers. One is free to use while the other operates on paid subscriptions, similar to Spotify and Google Play All Access.
Wednesday, 16 Oct 2013
Google may be unveiling the LG Nexus 5 and Android 4.4 KitKat on 18 October.
Thursday, 10 Oct 2013
Google introduces the affordable HP Chromebook 11, the result of a partnership between the two companies. It costs US$279, and is already available in the US Google Play Store. Read on to find out more about it.
Thursday, 3 Oct 2013
Google has recently acquired Flutter, a company that specializes in gesture control technology, and creator of Flutter, a Mac application that lets you control Spotify, iTunes and a few other software using gestures captured by a webcam.
Tuesday, 1 Oct 2013
Log files of the upcoming Nexus 5 shed light on the specs of the device. In addition, the website of the Ukrainian wireless provider Life states that the Nexus 5 will use a nano-SIM card.