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Google Now Updated With More Natural Sounding Voice

03/22/2016, The problem with voice assistants is that they can sound robotic. This is because their sentences are stringed together using pre-recorded sounds, and given that there are many ways one might search for something and the different results that come back,...

Google Renames Chromecast App To Google Cast

03/22/2016, Google today announced a minor change but it’s an important one which reflects how it’s casting technology has progressed over the past couple of years. The company has renamed its Chromecast app to Google Cast to better reflect that the Cast...

Google Photos Makes Life Easier With Smarter Albums

03/22/2016, We tend to take a lot of pictures on our smartphones. Whether we go on a trip or just have a fun weekend in our town, chances are we come back with dozens if not hundreds of photos that can be a pain to sort through if you tend to have a lot of pictures...

Android N Will Come With A Freeform Window Mode

03/21/2016, When it comes to software on computers, the fact that we can move and resize pretty much any window means that it is possible to have multiple apps running on top of each other. When it comes to smartphones, not so much since apps usually take up the...

Google Will Bring Internet To Cuba

03/21/2016, Relations between the United States and Cuba are gradually improving and the island nation has a long way to go before it can catch up with the technological advancements that have been made in the past few decades. Anybody who has been to Cuba will tell...

Unreleased Google Glass Enterprise Edition Spotted On eBay

03/20/2016, Assuming things are still moving along nicely, Google is still working on their next-generation Google Glass. A report from last year indicated that at least one version of the Google Glass is said to be called the Enterprise Edition, which as its name...

Google Now Lets Users Eliminate News Sources

03/20/2016, Google Now’s Cards on Android tends to display news and information about subjects and events it thinks you might be interested in. This is well and good, but sometimes it pulls that information from sources that you might not be too happy about. Maybe...

Google Maps Now Lets You Add Stickers To Personalize Your Locations

03/18/2016, Sometimes navigation apps like Google Maps are used not so much that you don’t remember the way to your home or office, despite driving there everyday for the past 5 years, but rather you might want some of the other functionality like traffic reports,...

Google Wants More Mobile-Friendly Websites

03/17/2016, Given how many of us have access to smartphones, it isn’t surprising that many of us also spend a lot of time surfing websites on our smartphones and tablets. Unfortunately websites designed for the desktop don’t necessarily play well with smaller...

Google Might Be Selling Robot Company Boston Dynamics

03/17/2016, Robot maker Boston Dynamics was acquired by Google a couple of years ago. It belongs to Alphabet now, the new parent company that emerged after Google restructured its affairs, and if a new report is to be believed then Alphabet might be selling one of...

Google Docs Now Lets You Share Files With Expiration Dates

03/17/2016, Google Docs is a great online resource for sharing documents with multiple users and collaborating with them in real-time. Document owners have full control over who they want to provide access to which they can then revoke once the job has been done....

Google Adds Metronome Card To Search

03/16/2016, Want to find out the answer to a calculation but you’re too lazy to type it yourself? You can just paste in the formula and Google will be able to spit the answer back out to you. Want to know the weather? Just put it into Google and you will get the...

Google Opinion Rewards Asking For Possible Android N Names

03/15/2016, When Google releases new builds of Android, it usually takes a while before a name can be decided on. Last year we had Android M which remained that way for a while before it was decided that it should be called Marshmallow. This year we have Android N...

Hangouts 8.0 For iOS Brings Support For 60 Second Videos

03/15/2016, We’re not sure how many of you guys knew this, but in the Google Hangouts app for iOS, users could record and send each other 10 second video clips. This feature was introduced in 2014 in Hangouts 2.0. Now if you knew about this and was hoping for a...