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Google Maps And Search Get SOS Alerts Feature

07/25/2017, The thing about natural disasters is that sometimes you don’t know when they will happen. Of course how this impacts you varies, such as do you live nearby? Do you have loved ones in the area? Or are you just curious and concerned in general? Regardless...

Google Appears To Be Working On A Lossy Image Format For The Web

07/24/2017, What defines a good user experience for websites varies, but one of the key factors in determining a good website is how fast it loads. This is because a website that takes several seconds longer than a competitor means that users would much prefer going...

Nexus 6P Bootloop Problem Fixed At The Cost Of Performance

07/24/2017, Last year we heard reports that some Nexus 6P owners were reporting that their phones were stuck in a bootloop, which effectively rendered them useless. This has resulted in lawsuits being considered, and until now an actual fix for the problem has yet to...

Google Assistant On Chromebook May Arrive Soon

07/24/2017, Google Assistant is the search giant’s very own artificial intelligence-powered assistant. It’s already available on Android smartphones and smart home devices like Google Home. One can imagine that it’s only a matter of time before it...

Final Android O Beta Released Ahead Of Public Launch

07/24/2017, Google is almost done getting the first public release build of the next major Android platform release ready. The company today shipped the final Android O developer beta ahead of the official launch that’s due to take place in a couple of months...

Google Wants To Use VR As A Training Platform

07/21/2017, Virtual reality (VR) technology might seem like a pretty obvious candidate when it comes to video games and entertainment purposes, but could it be used for more than that? That’s what Google thinks, and at the company’s Daydream Labs, they are...

Google’s Play Protect Feature Rolling Out To Android Devices

07/21/2017, Companies like Apple and Google have security measures in place in their app stores to prevent malicious apps from being published, but sometimes every now and then, one slips through, which goes to show that no system is perfect. However Google is...

Chrome OS Could Soon Allow Note Taking From The Lock Screen

07/21/2017, Shortcuts are immensely useful, especially for actions that you do frequently. A good example would be how iOS and Android offer users a shortcut for launching the camera app directly from the lock screen, thus saving users time from unlocking their phone...

Major Tech Companies Side Apple In Their Fight Against Qualcomm

07/20/2017, By now most of you might have heard against Apple’s legal battle against chipmaker Qualcomm. Despite having worked together for many years, it seems like their relationship has reached the breaking point where both companies are suing each other, with...

G Suite Gets A New Recruitment Tool In ‘Google Hire’

07/19/2017, If you’re looking for a way to attract and to hire new talent, Google might have something for you. The company has recently announced a new recruitment tool called “Hire” that will be integrated within the G Suite of apps, such as Gmail and Google...

Google Introduces New Security Features To Block Unverified Apps

07/18/2017, Following a phishing scam that was targeting Google Docs users, Google decided to help beef up security. However it looks like the company’s efforts at protecting their users and services isn’t quite done yet (which is obviously great news) as they...

New Google Glass Launched But It’s Not For You

07/18/2017, Google hyped up the benefits of Google Glass quite a bit back when this product was launched as part of an Explorer Program a couple of years ago. However, Google’s ambitions for putting a wearable computer on our faces fizzled out. It didn’t...

Google Maps Now Tells You When’s The Best Time To Drive

07/17/2017, If you’ve ever Googled the location of a place like a restaurant, Google will show you a graph in which it tells you at what times is the restaurant most popular. Last year Google introduced that feature to Google Maps, and now it looks like they’re...