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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...

Study Finds Google Search Is Harming Consumers

06/29/2015, It’s safe to say many rely on Google to search for all kinds of things, such as product reviews, restaurant reviews, hotel reviews, retailers, and more. In fact it has become somewhat of a habit to turn to Google for our searches, but is that a bad...

This Is How Google Checks Android For Lag

06/28/2015, One of the issues many users had with Android back in the day was the fact that the user interface was laggy. While Google slowly introduced updates and improvements over the years, it was only with Android 4.1 Jelly Bean that Google took Android’s lag...

Google Introduces Improvements To Mobile Ads

06/28/2015, How often have you accidentally clicked an ad while you were surfing with your phone? Sometimes you might be scrolling and your finger lightly brushes against an ad, causing the website to navigate to the ad website or launch the app store if it is an ad...

OK Google Offline Voice Commands For Android May Go Live Soon

06/28/2015, Many recent Android smartphones have support for voice commands and if you have the featured enabled inside the Google Search app, you can say “OK Google” to bring up the feature and ask it all sorts of questions. It can even aid with some...

OneDrive Finally Gets Chromecast Support

06/28/2015, Microsoft has been on sort of an app blitz for rival platforms as it has launched many of its major apps and services for platforms like Android and iOS, the company’s existing apps are gradually updated with new features that make them even more...

Google & Molson Build A Beer Fridge That Unlocks Via Voice Command

06/26/2015, Say you’re sitting down on your couch and you’re too lazy to get up to the fridge and grab yourself a beer. Instead you’re hoping that maybe one day technology could get to the point where you’d just yell out “Beer me!” and the fridge will...