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Gmail Gets Visual Cues For Improving Security

02/09/2016, A couple of new visual cues have been added to Gmail today as part of Google’s celebration of Safer Internet Day. For now on, Gmail is going to flag emails from non-encrypted sources. Gmail users who send or receive messages from email providers...

Google Restores Samsung-Backed Ad Blocker To The Play Store

02/09/2016, Samsung recently updated its internet browser with an API that enables ad blocking plugins to tap into it and block ads and tracking for users when they’re browsing the internet using Samsung Internet. Merely a couple of days after Adblock Fast,...

Google Offers 2GB Free Storage Again For Security Checkups

02/08/2016, Google already offers 15GB of free Google Drive storage for everybody, there are paid options available to those who want more storage, but last year it offered an additional 2GB free to all users if they did a security checkup of their account. It hardly...

London Wants Google To Test Self-Driving Cars On Their Roads

02/07/2016, Last week, we reported that the Isle of Man wanted to become the testing hub for self-driving cars, which makes sense since self-driving cars need to be tested on a variety of roads and different conditions. Turns out that the deputy mayor for transport...

Google To Release Their Own VR Headset This Year [Rumor]

02/07/2016, Last month there were reports that Google could be planning on creating their own virtual reality hardware. This was based on recent job sightings that seemed to indicate that Google was interested in virtual reality beyond just providing schematics for a...

Google Wants To Wirelessly Charge Their Self-Driving Cars

02/05/2016, Google’s experiment with their self-driving car has certainly come a long way from being made legal in California a few years back, and it seems that the tech giant wants their autonomous vehicles (which have already been tested in Kirkland and Austin)...

Peer-To-Peer Connection Will Improve Hangouts Call Quality

02/05/2016, If you think that the current call quality on Google Hangouts still leaves a lot to be desired, you might be interested to learn that Google could soon be changing that. According to several user reports, it seems that Hangouts has recently undergone an...

Google To Counter Extremist Searches With Anti-Radicalisation Ads

02/04/2016, Google search lets you search for all sorts of things on the internet, ranging from the humorous, to the educational, and sometimes to the dark, and scary. Sometimes people search for illegal things, like maybe how they can sneak over and join ISIS....

Apple & Other Tech Companies Reportedly In Talks To Stream NFL Games

02/04/2016, In the US, football is probably one of the more beloved sports of the nation, which is why every year there is so much fuss made about the Super Bowl. This is why it is understandable that companies are eager to gain the rights to show NFL games on their...

Google Pulls Samsung-Supported Ad Blocking App

02/03/2016, Over the weekend, Samsung announced that they would be updating its bundled browser with ad blocking support. Note that Samsung won’t actually be blocking ads themselves, but rather they are offering up support for plugins and third-party apps to do it,...

Google Will Warn Users Of Deceptive Ads Or Buttons

02/03/2016, We’re sure that there are times you come across rather misleading ads that looks like they have been purposely designed to look like legitimate download buttons. Or sometimes there are ads that are designed to look like popup windows, warnings us that...

Google’s Phone-Centric E-Books Experiment

02/03/2016, Google did not get to where they are today without a sense of innovation, and one of their latest experiments involves e-books that have been specially designed for the smartphone. In other words, you will not be able to find a hardcopy of these e-books...

Google Play Music Podcast Interface Goes Live For Some

02/03/2016, It looks like several users have reported that Google Play Music’s podcasts interface and functionality are now accessible, although this does not mean that there is an across-the-board implementation. It has been common knowledge since October last...

Google Starts Testing Self-Driving Cars In Kirkland, WA

02/03/2016, Google initially started testing its self-driving cars in Mountain View. The technology has come a long way since then and only recently Google started testing these cars in Austin and now it’s adding another city to the list. The company has...