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Google Appears To Be Killing Off The ‘Google Now’ Brand

09/20/2016, For the longest time ever, Google’s voice assistant platform has been known as Google Now, which also serves up other features in Android such as cards to tell users the weather, upcoming trips, events, news, reminders, and more. However according to...

Google Could Finally Be Giving Android A Reboot Button

09/20/2016, For some reason, the default build of Android does not give users the option of rebooting their phones. Instead users only had the option of turning it off. This is despite the fact that for years, OEMs such as Samsung and LG have given users the reboot...

Official: Google Teases Announcement For October 4

09/19/2016, It was rumored that Google could be announcing the new Pixel and Pixel XL smartphones on the 4th of October. Turns out the rumors were true as Google has officially launched a teaser website and released a teaser video (see above) which more or less...

Google’s Pixel & Pixel XL Phones To Be Exclusive To Verizon?

09/19/2016, Back when the first iPhone was launched, the handset was pretty much an exclusive to AT&T, which we can only imagine annoyed the heck out of everyone else who wasn’t with the carrier. However could Google be considering making such a move...

Google Pixel Will Be Priced Starting At $649 [Rumor]

09/19/2016, About a week ago, we learnt that the Google Pixel XL could be priced starting at $649. Turns out that was wrong. That $649 price point is actually for the smaller Google Pixel smartphone, or at least that’s what David Ruddock of Android Police is...

Nest Accidentally Reveals Upcoming Pixel Phones In Its Ad

09/19/2016, So far pretty much everything we’ve heard and seen so far regarding Google’s upcoming Pixel and Pixel XL smartphones are based on rumors and speculation. However it looks like those rumors and speculations might have been proven true, thanks to a...

Google’s Pixel & Pixel XL Caught On Camera

09/19/2016, So we have been hearing about the Google Pixel and Pixel XL phones for a while now, and in the past we have even been treated to renderings of the handset based on insider information. However if  you wanted a better idea of what the phones will look...

Google Trips Is A New App That Makes Planning Trips Easy

09/19/2016, It was first reported earlier this year that Google was working on a new travel planner app for mobile devices which would make it quite easy to plan a trip. The company today officially launched this app which is officially called Google Trips. The...

B&O Confirms Its Speakers Will Get Google Cast Multiroom Support

09/18/2016, For many of us, we have our speakers setup along with our computers, and maybe another set of speakers in the living room with our TVs. Switching back and forth between these speakers can be troublesome especially if they’re wired, meaning that your TV...

Google Testing Play Store Download Queuing Over Mobile Networks

09/18/2016, In the past it would be pretty much impossible to download apps over mobile networks, simply because platforms such as iOS and Android would not allow it, or when they did the limit would be so small that bigger apps are pretty much a no-go. These days...

Google’s Pixel XL Spotted On Geekbench (Again)

09/18/2016, Earlier this month, Google’s rumored Pixel XL smartphone made an appearance on Geekbench. Now as discovered by the folks at Wccftech, the smartphone has made another appearance on the benchmarking platform, which we guess kind of confirms what we had...

Google’s Allo Messaging Platform Could Be Launched This Week

09/18/2016, Back at Google I/O, the company took the wraps off two apps – Allo and Duo. Duo is a video calling app that Google has already released, meaning that users are just waiting around for Allo right now. The good news is that the wait might not be much...

Android 7.0 Rolling Out For Nexus 6, Nexus 9 LTE In A Few Weeks

09/14/2016, If you are the owner of the Nexus 6 or the Nexus 9 LTE and you’re wondering when you will be able to get your hands on the Android 7.0 Nougat update, it looks like you’ll have to wait a few weeks. This is according to a report from Android Police who...