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Android O Official Release Expected Next Week

08/03/2017, Google recently sent out the final developer preview of Android O, the next major Android release, which meant that work on the public version has been completed. The final beta is usually a build of the public version that’s seeded to developers so...

Google Pixel 2 Handsets Rumored To Ditch 3.5mm Jack Yet Again

08/03/2017, Some flagship smartphones have already ditched the standard 3.5mm headphone jack. Manufacturers have taken this major step in order to free up more space inside their flagship devices which are getting thinner and lighter every year. Google is due to...

Google Chrome Kills Vibrating Ads

08/02/2017, With the latest build of Chrome, Google has taken care of a particularly annoying type of ad that no doubt irks mobile users if they ever come across it. Vibrating ads are the type of ads that hijack a user’s smartphone and make it vibrate while...

Galaxy S8 And Galaxy S8+ Daydream VR Support Released

08/01/2017, The Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ are among the few handsets that have support for Google’s nascent Daydream virtual reality platform. When these smartphones were released earlier this year, they did not have support for the platform. Google confirmed at...

Bluetooth Battery Indicators Could Soon Be Coming To Android

08/01/2017, For the most part, device makers of Bluetooth accessories and peripherals usually include battery indicator lights or levels. This is because no one likes to find out halfway that they’re suddenly out of juice, but the good news is that even if your...

Native Ad Blocker For Chrome On Android Spotted In Developer Build

07/31/2017, For a company who makes a lot of money by selling ad spaces to companies looking to advertise their products, you imagine our surprise when we learnt earlier this year that Google could be baking in an ad blocker into its Chrome browser. We weren’t...

Google’s G Suite Update Makes Scheduling Work Meetings Easier

07/31/2017, Ideally in a workplace, there would be one platform that everyone uses to send emails, schedule meetings, sync with colleagues, and so on. However sometimes that isn’t always the case as sometimes different platforms are being used simultaneously, but...

Google Is Looking For Google+ Beta Testers

07/28/2017, There have been many instances in the past where one company has come up with a great idea, only to have many other companies follow suit with similar offerings later. Sometimes the competition can be successful and even eclipse the original, and...

Google Hopes To Teach Online Skills To 10 Million People In Africa

07/28/2017, As the world starts becoming more hi-tech, the required skills companies are seeking for in employees is changing as well. For example way back in the day, being able to use a typewriter was considered a valuable skill, and that was also the same when you...

Google Photos Removes 2,000 Photo Limit Of Albums

07/27/2017, When you create photo albums, you might be creating a photo album for a holiday where once you’re back and uploaded the photos, you’re done. However there are albums that are constantly updated, like some might have a photo album for all their food...

YouTube Red And Google Play Music Being Merged

07/27/2017, Google is no stranger to developing products that may inevitably end up competing with each other to some extent. It then has to decide which product bites the dust and which doesn’t. The company faced the same dilemma with YouTube Red and Google...

A Potential Fix For The Nexus 5X Bootloop Has Been Found

07/26/2017, The bootloop issues plaguing Nexus 5X and Nexus 6P owners are pretty infamous to the point where last year LG reportedly refunded customers who tried to send their devices in for a repair. However the good news is that if you are still holding onto your...

Google Will No Longer Show Search Results As You Type

07/26/2017, You know when you start typing a query in Google and it instantly offers suggestions and loads the results page in real time? That feature is going away soon, the company has confirmed Google’s Instant Search feature was launched back in 2010....

Google Pixel 2 And Pixel 2 XL Renders Hint At No 3.5mm Jack

07/26/2017, The beloved 3.5mm headphone jack’s days are numbered, it seems. More and more flagship devices are ditching the jack as OEMs focus on making their devices thinner and lighter more than ever. Several renders of the Google Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL have...