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Google Begins Removing Google+ Account Links In Gmail

06/01/2015, Google+ was Google’s supposed answer to social networks such as Facebook and Twitter, but safe to say that even after all these years, the platform does not have the same traction as the former two. So what does this mean for the service? While its...

Google Has A Modified Nexus 5 With A Fingerprint Scanner

06/01/2015, In terms of Nexus devices released to date, it has become the consensus that out of all of them, the Nexus 5 is probably the crowning achievement to date. Granted it isn’t as powerful as the Nexus 6, but its specs and its design makes for a very sleek...

Google Now On Tap Demo at Google I/O 2015

06/01/2015, We could not see any demo of the complete new Android M operating system at I/O 2015, but the Google team was showcasing the two main new features, namely Android Pay and Google Now On Tap. Basically, Now on tap will allow users to get a number of...

Android Pay Demos at Google I/O 2015

05/31/2015, Google has officially announced Android Pay at Google I/O 2015, it will be part of the Android M release later this year and it will also be supported on NFC compatible devices running Android 4.4 (Kitkat) and above. Android Pay can be used with Android...

Google Acquires Pulse.io, Mobile App Performance Startup

05/31/2015, Over the years and with every version of Android released, Google has done a pretty job at improving the platform’s performance to what it is today. However this does not mean that no further improvements will be needed in the future, and possibly to...

Google’s Internal Codename For Smart Lock Is “YOLO”

05/31/2015, When coming up with new products and services, sometimes a final name has yet to be decided upon, or perhaps it might be easier and more efficient to refer to it by its codename. Sometimes companies have a certain preference with codenames, like naming...

Google’s Smart Lock API Extended To App Developers And Publishers

05/31/2015, When it comes to managing your passwords, there are several services to consider, such as Dashlane which recently became the first password manager for Android to support Android M’s native fingerprint security system. However if you’d rather not...

Google Calendar Text Reminders End June 27th

05/31/2015, Many of us use Google’s services for email, calendar, notes, web search and much more so it’s safe to assume that millions of people around the world rely upon Google Calendar text reminders to keep them up to date. Unfortunately...

Chromecast To Receive Multi-Screen, Queuing And Autoplay Features

05/31/2015, Chromecast is the surprise hit that Google delivered over a year ago. So far it has sold millions of these little HDMI dongles, allowing users to add “smart” features to their televisions as long as they have an HDMI port. It was confirmed at...

Google Partners With Levi’s For Project Jacquard

05/29/2015, Earlier today we reported on Google’s Project Jacquard which for those of you who might have missed it, is Google’s attempt at creating interactive fabric by weaving conductive material through it, which in turn could result in creating fabric-covered...

Google’s Hands Free Lets You Pay Using Your Voice

05/29/2015, “These are not the droids you are looking for.” Wouldn’t it be cool if we could the Force in our lives? Imagine being able to do all sorts of things just by speaking it out loud, that would be awesome, right? Well Google is looking to give you that...

Notification Shade On Android M Now Follows Your Finger

05/29/2015, Unlike smartphones which tends to have a smaller screen, the notification pulldown feature on Android tablets does not encompass the entire screen as it wouldn’t make sense. Instead users would have to swipe down the middle of the screen in order to...

Android M Brings Split Keyboards, Multi-Windows To Android Tablets

05/29/2015, If you have used an iPad, chances are you might be familiar with the split keyboard feature of iOS where you can “pull apart” a keyboard with a gesture, thus bringing each half of the keyboard closer to your thumbs, which in turn makes typing on your...

Project Ara Smartphone Prototype Demonstrated

05/29/2015, We did mention how Project Ara might very well be featured on stage at MWC 2015 earlier this year, but it did look as though that failed to come to pass. Well, fret not, as it looks as though the Project Ara smartphone prototype was demonstrated for all...