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Google Starts Displaying Swipeable Image Ads For Cars

03/30/2016, Don’t be surprised the next time you search for a car on Google and see an entirely new kind of ad in the search results. The global search giant has released a new product called Model Automotive Ads. This is a new ad format which puts swipeable...

Online Map Depicts Transgender-Friendly Bathrooms In North Carolina

03/29/2016, Talk about thinking out of the box – it looks like North Carolina, a state with a restrictive bathroom law, could be worked around through an unofficial resource that will display transgender-friendly bathrooms throughout the state. MIT web designer...

Google Launches Landline Service Called Fiber Phone

03/29/2016, As hard as it might appear for the younger generation to believe, there was a time without cellphones, a time when we used to rely on landlines to get in touch with our loved ones. You can forget about texting and tweeting. Now that almost everybody has a...

Oracle To Google: Pay Up $9.3 Billion

03/28/2016, It looks like tech giant Oracle intends another behemoth in the industry, Google, to fork out a whopping $9.3 billion as the former claims that the latter has made use of Java’s APIs in Android without paying a single cent to Oracle.

Wrong House Demolished After Google Maps Misrepresentation

03/28/2016, Do you think that we rely on technology a wee bit too much, especially when it comes to navigation? When was the last time you drove without relying on the likes of Waze to get you to your destination in a familiar place, simply because you do not trust...

Nik Collection Is Free For All To Use

03/25/2016, Google has grown to be a company so large, that they more or less are able to gobble up any other smaller companies with cool technologies without having to go through the tedium of research and development. In fact, many other companies also do so in the...

Google Reportedly Making An Amazon Echo Rival

03/24/2016, Amazon Echo has seen considerable success since it came out about a year ago. Amazon recently expanded the product lineup by launching a couple of new Echo products. Apparently Google has been following the Echo’s progress closely and it’s now...

Google Making Periscope Competitor Called YouTube Connect

03/24/2016, Live streaming apps like Periscope have become quite popular over the past year. We’ve even seen similar functionality being incorporated right into Facebook. A new report claims that Google has been quietly building its own Periscope competitor...

Android Pay Coming To UK In ‘Next Few Months’

03/23/2016, There have been multiple rumors recently suggesting that Android Pay could soon go live in the United Kingdom and the official announcement has finally come through. Google has confirmed today that Android Pay is going to be launched in the UK over the...

Google Reportedly Developing A Keyboard For iOS

03/23/2016, Ever since Apple finally allowed the use of third-party keyboards on iOS, we’ve seen keyboards by the usual suspects such as SwiftKey, Fleksy, Swype, and etc. In fact last we heard, even Microsoft was considering bringing its famed Word Flow keyboard to...

Vizio P-Series TVs Come With Google Cast Integrated Into It

03/22/2016, Last month we reported that Google and Vizio could be teaming up and create televisions that come with Google Cast built into it, the same technology behind Google’s Chromecast devices. Turns out the rumors were true because Google has since announced...

Google Now Updated With More Natural Sounding Voice

03/22/2016, The problem with voice assistants is that they can sound robotic. This is because their sentences are stringed together using pre-recorded sounds, and given that there are many ways one might search for something and the different results that come back,...

Google Renames Chromecast App To Google Cast

03/22/2016, Google today announced a minor change but it’s an important one which reflects how it’s casting technology has progressed over the past couple of years. The company has renamed its Chromecast app to Google Cast to better reflect that the Cast...

Google Photos Makes Life Easier With Smarter Albums

03/22/2016, We tend to take a lot of pictures on our smartphones. Whether we go on a trip or just have a fun weekend in our town, chances are we come back with dozens if not hundreds of photos that can be a pain to sort through if you tend to have a lot of pictures...