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Chrome 56 Rolling Out For Mac, Windows, and Linux Computers

01/26/2017, Heads up Chrome users, Google has announced that a stable version of Chrome 56 is now available and should be rolling out to users on Mac, Windows, and Linux computers. “The Chrome team is delighted to announce the promotion of Chrome 56 to the stable...

Google’s Word Lens Now Supports Japanese

01/26/2017, If you don’t read or speak Japanese, you know that going to Japan and trying to find your way around can be a daunting task. Heck, even the Japanese know that sometimes tourists can get confused at how to use their electric toilets which is why...

Google’s 2017 Pixels Will Apparently Be Waterproof

01/26/2017, When Google launched their Pixel handsets last year, some were quite disappointed to learn that the handsets weren’t waterproof. According to Google, they apparently ran out of time to include the feature because at one point during the development,...

Google Maps For iOS Now Shows ‘Popular Times’

01/26/2017, If you’ve ever searched for a venue on Google like a cafe or restaurant, the restaurant’s information will be pulled up in the search listings and will tell you information like opening and closing times, its phone number, reviews, and also shows you...

Google Opens Daydream App Development To All

01/26/2017, The thing with new platforms is that you need to populate it with fun apps and establish a good ecosystem if you hope to attract more users and more developers, especially since it can be a vicious cycle where users don’t want to adopt it due to the...

Final Android Wear 2.0 Preview Released

01/25/2017, Google decided to delay the Android Wear 2.0 release last year as it wanted to take more time and polish the latest iteration of its wearable device platform. The company has now released the final Android Wear 2.0 preview for developers before it...

Samsung Wants To Work With Google On AI

01/25/2017, Samsung is expected to debut a new AI with the upcoming Galaxy S8 in the form of Bixby, which according to the rumors is the result of Samsung’s acquisition of Viv Labs. However despite Samsung planning on debuting their own AI, they want to work with...

Google Tweets Mysterious Puzzle, Hints At Google I/O 2017

01/24/2017, Just like how Apple has WWDC, Google has Google I/O in which the company’s latest products, projects they are working on, and the development of Android, Chrome OS, and the likes are announced. This year’s Google I/O dates have yet to be confirmed,...

Chrome OS Will Be Coming To More Form Factors

01/24/2017, As it stands, Google’s Chrome OS largely exists on laptops, although more recently some OEMs have opted to give them the hybrid treatment where they can double up as a laptop or be folded into a tablet. However it seems that’s not where Google’s...

Adobe Android Apps Being Optimized For Chromebooks

01/24/2017, Google has given Chromebooks the ability to run Android apps and to show that it’s very serious about this functionality, the company announced yesterday that all Chromebooks released from 2017 onwards will have support for the Play Store straight...

Google Play Music Testing Out Autoplay Resume Playback Feature

01/24/2017, According to a report from Android Police, it seems that for the past few months Google has been testing out a new feature for Google Play Music. This feature allows users to set an option in which they are able to automatically resume the playback of the...

Alleged Photos Of LG’s Android Wear 2.0 Smartwatches Leaked

01/23/2017, A report from about a week ago revealed that LG could be launching new Android Wear 2.0 handsets on the 9th of February, which is also when Google is expected to release Android Wear 2.0 to compatible smartwatches. Now thanks to the folks at Techno...

Google Begins Testing Its Instant Apps Feature

01/23/2017, Last year during Google I/O, Google announced an upcoming feature called Instant Apps. Basically what this does is that instead of users having to install an app on their phone just to use certain features or services, Instant Apps will allow users to use...

Google Voice Gets A Much Awaited Update

01/23/2017, A couple of weeks ago, Google revealed that they were planning on giving its Google Voice service an upgrade. The good news is that if you’ve been anticipating this update, Google has announced that the update to Google Voice is finally here and that...