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Chrome OS ‘Athena’ User Interface Being Developed

07/20/2014, Chrome OS powered computers are increasingly becoming popular so its imperative for the company to continue improving the software while its hardware partners work on the rest. The Chromium OS team is now experimenting with “Athena,” its a...

Google Now Launcher To Be Preloaded On Upcoming ZTE Devices

07/18/2014, As you might have heard, earlier this year, Google placed their Google Now launcher in the Google Play Store, but unfortunately the download was pretty much only available to Nexus owners and those who have Google Play Edition devices. This meant that if...

Google Will Stop Labeling Games With In-App Purchases As “Free”

07/18/2014, For a while, in-app purchases were the bane of every parents’ life. This is because with the old system, all you’d need to do is enter your iTunes password once, and you could go on a shopping spree, which has resulted in parents receiving credit card...

Android Wear To Get Custom Watch Face API, Google Confirms

07/18/2014, Now if you thought that the Android Wear watch faces are a bit boring, you might be pleased to learn that Google has officially confirmed that they are working on a custom watch face API that will allow developers to create custom faces for Android Wear...

Google Looking Into Chrome Battery Drain On Windows Laptops

07/18/2014, Given that laptops run on battery, sometimes choosing what software to run and what activities you want to do on it can make a difference. If you’re planning to use your laptop mainly for work, chances are you will want to keep the video and music...

Jailbreaker Geohot Joins Google’s Project Zero’s Team Of Hackers

07/17/2014, A couple of days ago, Google announced Project Zero which is basically Google’s plan to keep the internet safe. This is done by keeping an eye out for potential vulnerabilities across all sorts of software and platforms, and then helping the developers...

Google+ Ditches Requirement For Real Names

07/15/2014, When Google+ was first launched, it required users to use their real name. In a way this made sense since we’re sure we’d like to know who we are interacting with, right? However we guess there are some who are particularly concerned about their...

Google Announces Project Zero, Wants To Make The Internet Safe

07/15/2014, No software or service is perfect and there are always loophole and exploits that hackers can take advantage of. This is why it is important that developers take note of reports of such loopholes and close them ASAP, but now instead of relying on security...

Google Mobile Search Results Indicate Websites That Use Flash

07/15/2014, As we’re sure most iOS users are painfully aware of by now, Apple’s iOS platform does not support flash. Google has also made changes to Android where newer versions of Android will no longer support Flash either. This means that websites that still...

Google Can’t Be Set As Default Search Engine On Some Lumias

07/15/2014, Several reports have appeared online claiming that on some new Lumia smartphones it is no longer possible to select Google as the default search engine. To be clear majority of Nokia Lumia devices out there offer this options to users, this change might...

Google Begins Taking Requests For Project Ara

07/15/2014, Google’s Project Ara is an exciting project to look forward to. After all how many times have we complained about how a certain smartphone would be perfect if it had this feature or if it had that feature, and so on. However rarely do OEMs make a...

Google’s Glucose Monitoring Contact Lens Will Be Made A Reality

07/15/2014, Earlier this year, Google unveiled a smart contact lens that had the ability to measure glucose levels. Why is this important? Well it allows wearers with diabetes to constantly measure their glucose levels throughout the day, with the results being sent...