Samsung Galaxy S8 release date and specs get a tweaked update
This week as we draw ever-nearer to the release and reveal of the Samsung Galaxy S8, we’ve received some tweaked specs and details. As such, we’re passing them on to you – with a reminder that until Samsung reveals the Galaxy S8 line themselves, no information is official. This set of updates comes from anonymous sources with information close to … Continue reading...
Google accuses Uber of stealing self-driving car secrets — 14,000 of them
Google filed a lawsuit Thursday against Uber alleging that Otto — a startup purchased by Uber last year — stole confidential information related to autonomous-car technology. Google claims Uber is in possession of 14,000 stolen files. The post Google accuses Uber of stealing self-driving car secrets — 14,000 of them appeared first on Digital Trends....
Google launches a significant upgrade to Gboard for iOS
Google announced the launch of an upgrade of Gboard for iOS users after making is available for everyone in July last year. Initially, Gboard launched with the ability to search information, GIFs, emoji, images and other things, right from the keyboard. Now the company has announced that it is adding support to 15 additional languages along with the ability to check and get more information about Google Doodles. Image Credit: Google The new languages include Croatian, Czech, Danish, Dutch, Finni...
Google apologizes for accidentally wiping WiFi, OnHub routers
In a perfect world, software functions as it should with no unintended side effect. But we do not live in a perfect world and it isn’t rare that an update would wreck havoc on devices that run them. Rare, however, are times when software wrecks havoc even without a software update or similar. That is apparently the nightmare that greeted … Continue reading...
Crunch Report | DeviantArt Acquired by Wix
DevianArt gets acquired by Wix, AirMap raises $26 million, Airbnb buys Tilt, Google releases perspective for comment toxicity rating and more. All this on Crunch Report. Read More ...
Google Play Music could soon link with Clock for musical alarms
Google has updated Google Play Music, bringing a range of features like a new "Recents" menu item and a smaller app size. Not only that, but that app also now includes code that hints at musical alarms in Clock. The post Google Play Music could soon link with Clock for musical alarms appeared first on Digital Trends.
Google Fiber is bringing Webpass to apartments in Denver
Google is bringing super fast Internet service to Denver via Webpass, the company has announced. The Internet service will be made available first at an apartment community via Ethernet, with speeds being available at up to a gigabit per second. This latest addition — the Denver rollout — joins Webpass rollouts in other cities including Boston, Chicago, Berkeley, San Francisco … Continue reading...
GBoard for iPhone gets new languages, voice-to-text in huge update
If you’ve become a fan of GBoard since it was first introduced back in May, then you’ll probably like what’s coming today. Google has announced a new update for GBoard that adds a lot of new functionality and support, including support for iOS 10 emoji at long last. On top of that, the number of supported languages is getting a … Continue reading...
Google tries to remove VR headsets without removing them
Virtual reality, and really even augmented reality, is a very personal experience in the sense that only the one wearing it can really appreciate what’s happening. In fact, only the one wearing it can actually see what’s going on, with spectators left imagining. With some age-old “green screen” Hollywood magic, some 3D modeling, and eye tracking, Google has devised a … Continue reading...
Supreme Court asks Google about internal mechanism to identify and take down obscene content
The Supreme Court today sought to know from internet service provider Google whether it could “prevent” uploading of obscene contents like videos of sexual violence on websites. A bench of Justices M B Lokur and U U Lalit asked Google about its internal mechanism or “in-house procedure” to identify such obscene contents posted on websites and also about “how much can they do to prevent it”. “Can you not prevent it? We are simply asking you can you not pr...
Google launches GPU support for its Cloud Platform
 Three months ago, Google announced that it would launch support for high-end graphics processing units (GPUs) for machine learning and other specialized workloads in early 2017. It’s now early 2017 and, true to its word, Google today officially made GPUs on the Google Cloud Platform available to developers. As expected, these are NVIDIA Tesla K80 GPUs and developers will be able to… Read More ...
The Best Streaming Media Device: Roku, Chromecast, or Amazon Fire
Roku, Google's Chromecast, and Amazon's Fire TV Stick are your best choices, but which is the top choice? The post The Best Streaming Media Device: Roku, Chromecast, or Amazon Fire appeared first on Geek.com....
Google and Microsoft will demote piracy links in UK search results
Both Microsoft and Google have agreed to demote piracy links in search results in the UK, it has been announced, in their latest efforts to help crack down on Internet piracy. This move, if it proceeds, will be a first of its kind, and will result in Google Search and Bing demoting websites in search results that give access to … Continue reading...
Google AdWords For Beginners: What to Prioritize When Starting Out
Google AdWords For Beginners. Many bloggers are adding an additional stream of traffic to their websites! Pay Per Click Advertising! [PPC] The big advantage of PPC traffic is that you can buy traffic that is targeted and likely to convert. While this guide is aimed at Google AdWords beginners, we are including additional step by step links for experienced and inexperienced PPC advertisers at the end of this post. Lets get started… Here is an example of ads that display in the search resu...
How to get Unown in Pokemon GO: Rare but not quite Legendary
Today we’re going to talk about the rarest of the rare Pokemon in the game Pokemon GO for Gen 2 and beyond. These are the Unown, the letters of the game. This game – like previous Pokemon games – have 26+ Pokemon in the “Unown” category, each assigned to their own letter or character. Some of the Unown are not … Continue reading...
How to record calls on your Android phone
Sometimes you need to record a phone call, whether it be for legal reasons or simply for future reference. Thankfully, there are a few ways to go about doing so on your Android phone, including Google Voice. The post How to record calls on your Android phone appeared first on Digital Trends.
How to record calls on your iPhone
Recording calls on your iPhone isn't as easy as you might think. Here, we walk you through the process of doing so with with Google Voice, and highlight several apps and external voice recorders that can help. The post How to record calls on your iPhone appeared first on Digital Trends.
Project Loon now needs less balloons to deliver the Internet
Google, or rather its Alphabet parent, has given up on its plans to get drones to deliver Internet connections to remote places. That means that Project Loon, which now falls unde Alphabet’s X subsidiary, will bear the brunt of the responsibilities and expectations. Good thing, then, that the folks behind Loon have stumbled upon a method that allows these Internet-bearing … Continue reading...
Google Home and Google Express now make shopping a breeze
We are beyond being just an instant gratification generation. Why bother going outside even for essential supplies when you can do it all from home and have them delivered to you. Even better, you can do that without even lifting a finger. Although we’re probably still decades away from computers that can read our thoughts (which would be frightening), Google … Continue reading...
Huawei P10 Plus “real photos” and curved-screen debunking
A number of leaks this week made by odd users with penchants for fakery have shown a curved-edge variant of the Huawei P10. This device has already all-but-been-revealed by Huawei to the point where we can almost list its entire specifications sheet. So when a curved-edge version of the device surfaced, suddenly, without any indication of existence in previous leaks, … Continue reading...