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Google Messenger Updated With Stickers And Location Sharing

07/08/2015, If you’re an Android user who has updated to Android 5.0 Lollipop or later, chances are you are familiar with the Google Messenger app. This app is basically the dedicated app for receiving SMS and MMS whereas previously it was bundled together with...

Google Unveils Wired Adapter For Chromecast

07/08/2015, The Google Chromecast currently relies on being connected to a wireless network. This is fine if you have no issues trying to get a wireless signal in your living room, but if you have a separate room for watching your TV in, like in the basement, or...

Google Play Music Wiping Downloaded/Cached Songs On SD Cards

07/07/2015, If you’re subscribed to Google Play Music and you’re wondering why is it that as of late, your songs have been wiped from your SD card, well fret not because it seems that you’re not alone in experiencing this problem. There have been several...

Google Self-Driving Cars Now Being Tested In Austin, Texas

07/07/2015, Google started working on self-driving cars a long time back and as more and more traditional car makers decide they want a piece of the pie too, the Mountain View company keeps its head down and continues with its work. Google has been testing its...

Google Launches Online Science Camp For Kids

07/07/2015, Google has launched a new program called Google Camp which will help you in keeping your child busy during the summers and expand their knowledge of science, this is a month-long online science camp by Google which is primarily geared towards children...

Waze Launches RideWith Carpooling Service

07/06/2015, For those who are unfamiliar, Waze is a navigational service that was bought over by Google and exists as a standalone app as opposed to being integrated with Google Maps, something which we’re sure many thought Google would do. That being said, the...

Google Wants To Incorporate Material Design Into Websites

07/06/2015, With the recent updates to Android, Google has introduced the Material Design language which is basically a flatter UI with clean, solid, and bold colors. We have to admit that it looks pretty good and does a good job at creating a uniform look across the...

Japanese Court Orders Google To Scrub Records On Man’s Arrest

07/03/2015, Over in Europe, Google has agreed that users had the right to be forgotten, meaning that users could submit requests to Google to have any information on them that comes up in search results erased. Of course it should be pointed out that this only...

Chrome for Android Hits 1 Billion Installs

07/03/2015, Last week we reported that Hangouts for Android had managed to hit 1 billion preinstalls. This is impressive in the sense that it shows how many Android devices are out there, but at the same time we suppose it is “cheating” given that all Android...

Android 5.X Lollipop Receives Complaints Of Battery Drain

07/02/2015, Google’s Android mobile operating system does not have a reputation of being rather reserved with the use of its resources, as there has been a bunch of issues that have impacted the eventual user experience already, ranging from battery drainage to...

Android M For Nexus 4, Nexus 10 And Nexus 7 (2012) Seems Possible

07/02/2015, Android devices that are over two years old usually get dropped from the supported devices list so it was no surprise to see Google reveal earlier this year that Android M will not be available for Nexus 4, Nexus 10 and the Nexus 7 (2012). This means that...

How To Backup Gmail Accounts (+Restore)

07/02/2015, It is quite common practice to upload all your important data on Email services in order to use them when required. This is quite handy, you can easily access the information and you will not have to worry about protecting a physical storage device....

Google Looking Into Hangouts/SMS Messages Merging Bug

07/01/2015, If you use Hangouts on your Android smartphone, you know that you have the option of merging your SMS/Google Voice and Hangouts messages together, thus grouping them and making them more organized as opposed to being all over the place. However according...

Google Photos App Tags Dark Skinned People As Gorillas

07/01/2015, Is this a new kind of faux pas or something? Surely it goes to show that computers and the algorithms that run them are not all that smart, so we can heave a collective sigh of relief that something like Skynet will probably not happen – just yet,...