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Play Store Could Be Getting A ‘Refresh’ Button Soon

02/20/2017, Have you ever checked the Google Play Store for app updates only to find that there isn’t any, despite the fact that you know that there should be one? At the moment the only way to refresh the app store would be to restart it or switching activities,...

Google Seeking Design Feedback Possibly For The Pixel 2

02/19/2017, Google’s Pixel handsets are functional and there is a bit of debate as to whether or not the handset’s design is aesthetically pleasing. That being said, Google wants to know what you think about the Pixel’s design because presumably they will be...

Google Project Fi LTE Calls Being Tested

02/19/2017, Google’s Project Fi might be a good option for those who don’t want to be stuck with a conventional carrier but they do have to trade the very crisp-sounding LTE voice calls that are possible on conventional mobile networks like T-Mobile....

Facebook Messenger Now Supports Sending GIFs From Gboard

02/16/2017, The ability to send GIFs within Facebook Messenger isn’t new and it has been available for users since last year. However if you’re a user of Google’s Gboard app, you’ll be pleased to learn that Messenger will now support users sending GIFs from...

Google Home Can Now Be Used For Shopping

02/16/2017, Google today announced that its Assistant-powered Google Home can now help you out with your shopping. If you need to stock up on coffee or pick up paper towels, Google Home is going to help you with that. Starting today, Google Home users can shop for...

Sony SmartWatch 3 Android Wear 2.0 Release Ruled Out

02/15/2017, Google announced Android Wear 2.0 last year and originally intended to release it late last year but the company ended up delaying the release by a couple of months. It finally released Android Wear 2.0 last week alongside two new LG smartwatches. Not all...

Google Paid Its Car Engineers So Much That They Quit

02/14/2017, Google’s self-driving car project was spun off as a separate division called Waymo not too long ago. The company has been working on this project for a very long time and even though Waymo has not actually come out with an actual self-driving car,...

Lists In Google Maps Allow Easy Sharing Of Favorite Places

02/13/2017, Google today announced a new feature for Google Maps which makes its mapping service a bit social. Lists in Google Maps enables users on Android and iOS to easily create lists of their favorite places and then share them with friends and family. The lists...

Sony Android TVs First To Get Google Assistant

02/12/2017, Sony has been making smart TVs powered by Google’s Android TV platform for a couple of years now. The company launched its 2017 lineup of smart TVs at the Consumer Electronics Show 2017 in Las Vegas last month. They are predictably powered by...

Samsung Chromebook Pro Review

02/10/2017, Launched at CES 2017 during the Samsung press conference, the Samsung Chromebook Pro is a 12.3” thin & light laptop that introduces two “firsts” to the Chrome OS world: the ability to run Android Apps acquired via the Google Play store, and...

Android 7.0 Nougat Now Installed On 1.2% Of Android Devices

02/09/2017, Last year in December, the Android stats revealed that as far as the latest version of Android was concerned, it was only installed on a measly 0.4% of Android devices. This is despite the fact that Nougat has been made available for a while already, and...

Google Merging YouTube Music And Play Music Teams Together

02/09/2017, Google’s music products are a little bit confusing. Not only do they have Play Music, but a couple of years ago they also launched YouTube Music. This can make it a little confusing when customers are trying to figure out which are the best options to...