Google Play adds Android Instant Apps via a ‘Try it Now’ button, among other changes

Google today is announcing a number of changes to its Google Play app store, the most notable being a new way to try apps immediately without having to first install them on your mobile device. The new feature takes advantage … Read More

Google will pay you $1000 to hack some of Android’s most popular apps

Details are light at the moment, but a bit of news out of Google’s Playtime developer event this morning: the company is launching a Google Play bug bounty program that’ll encourage researchers to poke around and look for vulnerabilities in … Read More

Women of color at tech companies are few and far between

Thanks to an analysis of EEO-1 data by Reveal News, we have a clear picture of just how many women of color (Native American, black, Latina, Pacific Islander, or two or more races) work at major tech companies. When tech … Read More

Google to launch Android 8.1 Oreo in coming weeks

It’s been 2 months since Google launched Android 8.0 Oreo and it is already available on all Pixel and Nexus devices. Now the company has confirmed that it will launch Android 8.1 Oreo in “coming weeks”. Needless to say, both … Read More

Samsung partners with Google to work on Augmented Reality with ARCore

Samsung has recently announced its partnership with Google to bring ARCore framework in its smartphones. The project ARCore aims to focus on the compatibility of smartphones with Augmented Reality. Now, this partnership has enabled developers to design ARCore apps that … Read More

Gmail launches its first public iOS beta to test support for third-party accounts

Google wants to make Gmail the place where you check all your email accounts, not just your Google accounts. The company announced this week it’s testing a new version of the Gmail app on iOS that will allow users to … Read More

Google and Levi’s collaborates to work on next Smart Jacket

Levi’s Commuter smart jacket was launched around 3 weeks ago. This smart jacket was already loaded with many features, yet Google, under its project Jacquard, is going to innovate this smart jacket for version 2.0 with the collaboration of Levi’s. … Read More

Google Calendar for web gets new design with amazing features

The long-awaited update to the design of Google Calendar is here and along with it, comes many new features. In recent years, Google’s developers seem to be busy in developing updates for its mobile apps and services and somehow Google’s … Read More

Google Maps gets rid of its new calorie counter

Google was subject to a lot of criticism from the public for introducing a feature in its Maps app for iOS that tracked and estimated how many calories a user burns while walking a particular path. The feature, which was … Read More

Google Pixel 2 review

Google’s hasn’t changed a lot on the hardware side, but the company is making big moves with artificial intelligence and AI Read more: https://techcrunch.com/2017/10/17/pixel-2-review/