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Google Assistant Rolling Out To More Non-Pixel Handsets

03/08/2017, A couple of weeks ago, Google announced that they would be making Google Assistant available to non-Pixel handsets, and for those who have yet to receive the update that brings the voice assistant software to their phones, not to worry because according...

Google To Help Libraries Encourage Kids To Code

03/08/2017, While ebooks are pretty common these days and where information can be readily found with a few clicks of the mouse and a few strokes on the keyboard, there is still the need for libraries where tons of reference books can still be found, plus sometimes...

Android 7.0 Nougat Distribution Rises To 2.8%

03/08/2017, Last month according to the stats released on Google’s Android Developer page, it was revealed that the latest build of Android, Nougat, was installed on about 1.2% of all Android devices. This is clearly a very low number especially when you think...

Google Reportedly Working On Smart Assistive Features For Android

03/07/2017, Google I/O 2017 has been confirmed to take place from the 17-19 of May, in which we expect the company will announce new products, services, and there’s a good chance we will learn a bit more about the next major Android update, which presumably would...

Android Close To Surpassing Windows In Terms Of Internet Usage

03/07/2017, Before smartphones, most people would rely on their computers to go on the internet, and with Windows commanding pretty much the majority of the operating system market, it was also easy to why they also dominated the market in terms of internet usage....

OnePlus 3 Update Brings Google Assistant

03/07/2017, Google confirmed not too long ago that it will soon release Google Assistant for all Android smartphones running version 6.0 Marshmallow and up. This means that the AI assistant is no longer exclusive to Pixel smartphones. The release kicked off a couple...

Google Assistant Can Now React And Interact With Text Messages

03/07/2017, If there is one advantage that Google Assistant has over other AI-based software like Siri or Alexa is that it doesn’t work with just voice. A good example would be how Google Assistant has been baked into apps like Allo, where users can interact with...

Google Pixel 2 Rumored To Ditch Headphone Jack

03/06/2017, Apple is not the first company to officially ditch the headphone jack on their phones, although they were pretty much the first company that was rumored to do so. However it seems that this isn’t a trend that we’re seeing being picked up by many OEMs...

Budget Android Phone Rumored To Be Worked On By The Pixel Team

03/05/2017, Earlier this year we heard a smattering of rumors regarding the Pixel 2, and one of the interesting parts of that rumor was the claim that Google might have a budget Pixel handset in the works. However just recently, Google’s head of hardware Rick...

2017 Google Pixel Phone Will Be A Premium Device

03/05/2017, Google launched its Pixel smartphones late last year and the response for the first-generation “Made by Google” smartphones appears to have been very good. It goes without saying that Google won’t rest on its laurels and that we can...

Google Assistant Could Be Coming To iOS Devices

03/03/2017, As you might have heard, Google Assistant is now being rolled out to Android devices after enjoying a few months of exclusivity (as far as mobile devices are concerned) on the Google Pixel phones. So the question is, will Google consider bringing Google...

Google Hasn’t Ruled Out Pixel Laptops Entirely

03/02/2017, Rick Osterloh, the senior vice president for hardware at Google, said earlier this week during a meeting with journalists at the Mobile World Congress 2017 that his company had “no plans for Google-branded laptops.” This led many to believe...