• News tagged "google"

Tuesday, 26 Jan 2016

Is Google about to build its own VR hardware?

Is Google about to build its own VR hardware?

Some interesting job openings have recently opened up at Google, ones that suggest that Google is ready to move past its Cardboard initiative and start building its own dedicated consumer VR hardware.

Monday, 25 Jan 2016

Google Maps gets a predictive Driving Mode for hassle free travels

Google Maps gets a predictive Driving Mode for hassle free travels

An updated Driving Mode in Google Maps can predict where you might want to go based on historical data of where you've been and what you've been searching for. #AIevolution

Friday, 22 Jan 2016

Google paid US$1 billion to keep Search Bar on Apple iPhones

Google paid US$1 billion to keep Search Bar on Apple iPhones

Google’s court proceedings reveal more details about their money matters, with the latest snippet about how Apple benefits from Google’s search tool.

Oracle just revealed how much Google has earned from Android

Oracle just revealed how much Google has earned from Android

An Oracle lawyer just revealed how much Google has made from its Android operating system since it rolled out in 2008. These figures were intended to be confidential, so Google isn't too happy about it.

Thursday, 21 Jan 2016

Google's new algorithm will help Chrome load web pages a lot faster

Google's new algorithm will help Chrome load web pages a lot faster

Google's new Brotli compression algorithm could help web pages load a lot faster, in addition to reducing data transfer fees and battery consumption for mobile users.

Wednesday, 20 Jan 2016

Here’s a map of the most Google-searched products in each country

Here’s a map of the most Google-searched products in each country

Looks like many countries are obsessed with camels and cows.

Saturday, 16 Jan 2016

Updated Google Drive easier to use than ever before

Updated Google Drive easier to use than ever before

If you were having troubles differentiating files and folders that show up on your own Drive cloud storage, Google has made it slightly easier to get things moving along.

Wednesday, 13 Jan 2016

Apple Watch trashed Android Wear with more than 50% market share in 2015

Apple Watch trashed Android Wear with more than 50% market share in 2015

Juniper Research released a report claiming that the Apple Watch has dominated the wearable market last year with a whopping 52% share of global shipments despite only going on sale at the end of April. How did Android Wear fared? Hit the link to find out more!

Friday, 8 Jan 2016

Lenovo will make the first phone to feature Google's Project Tango technology

Lenovo will make the first phone to feature Google's Project Tango technology

Lenovo and Google has just announced that the first consumer device to feature Project Tango technology will be a phone and it will be available later this summer.

Thursday, 31 Dec 2015

AVG's Web TuneUp plugin found to expose users' data to hackers

AVG's Web TuneUp plugin found to expose users' data to hackers

A plugin from AVG designed to help protect users from online threats was found to have a security flaw that could expose users' data to hackers.

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