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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,...

YouTube For iOS & Android Now Supports 60fps Video Streams

07/01/2015, If you’ve always felt that watching YouTube on your mobile device somehow sacrificed some quality, you would be right. YouTube for the desktop offers streaming at 60fps but on mobile devices like its app on iOS and Android, 30fps was pretty much the...

Mysterious Smartphone Spotted On Google’s Android Website

06/30/2015, It is expected that later this year, we could be treated to new Nexus handsets. In fact if the rumors are to be believed, LG and Huawei will be building two Nexus handsets and according to a recent image spotted on Google’s Android website, it is...

Google Translate Will Now Understand Informal Speech

06/30/2015, Google Translate is a handy tool if you’re looking to translate a couple of words here and there. Sometimes it isn’t particularly accurate especially when it comes to long sentences as it is sometimes unable to understand informal speech, syntax,...

Google’s Project Fi Successfully Activated On A Nexus 5

06/29/2015, Earlier this year Google announced Project Fi which is the company’s attempt at being their own carrier, even though technically the company would be piggybacking on Sprint and T-Mobile’s network. Now Google had stated that they planned to start off...

Hangouts 4.0 For iOS Introduces A UI Makeover

06/29/2015, Earlier this month it was reported that Google could be working on an updated UI for its Hangouts app. The report featured leaked screenshots of the upcoming UI changes and it was shown running on Android. However interestingly enough, it looks like the...

Android M May Arrive Alongside The 2015 Nexus Smartphone

06/29/2015, At the Google I/O 2015 developers conference the company showed its vision for Android in 2016, the world’s dominant mobile platform already powers over a billion devices and the company aims to reach out to more. The next iteration of Android...