Google Photos is primarily an online experience, but you can take things offline for your own backup with Google Drive. One of the best features of Google Photos is that you can access your pictures from any device that has a web browser...Show More Summary
Since 2012, Google's cloud service Drive has offered 15 GB of free storage space — considerably more than the measly 5GB offered by Apple's iCloud, which is so often responsible for that infamous "Not Enough Storage" notification iOS users frequently encounter. Show More Summary
Epic Eric ($1) — The noble knight is back in a nice 2.0 update of this popular one-touch platform-puzzler. Epic Eric must swing, bounce, flip and slide to victory across gears, wheels, and trampolines, collecting stars and making his way to rescue the beautiful princess, Erica. Show More Summary
Keep up with the best gear and deals on the web by signing up for the 9to5Toys Newsletter. Also, be sure to check us out on: Twitter, RSS Feed, Facebook, Google+ and Safari push notifications. Today’s can’t miss deals: Add 32GB to your iPhone or iPad wirelessly for $30 (Orig. $60) or via Lightning for $50 (Orig. $80) Verus iPhone 6/Plus and 5/s cases […]
It could be a while before the Google self driving car takes us to work. So until then, in order to keep up with the likes of Uber, Google is rapidly expanding it’s Maps application. Real-time bus and train information was already available...Show More Summary
Music service Tidal on Wednesday announced beta Mac and Windows clients, as well as discounted student tiers, while Google updated the iOS version of Drive with Material Design and other improvements.
I’ve got 300+ GB of photos and videos sitting on a couple hard drives. I never look at them. I’ve never found the time to organize them. They just sit there. The new Google Photos claims it can fix that. It’s like Gmail for your photos, the company whispers. Read more...
The Google Drive app for the iPhone and iPad now has a new Material Design look, thanks to its latest update. Google continues to push out its Material Design style to its mobile apps and today, the Google Drive cloud storage app for the iPhone and iPad received an update with that new user interface. Show More Summary
Google has released an updated version of Drive for iOS today that implements Material Design cues and brings performance updates to the app. Available to download now, the updated Google Drive app offers faster syncing and image loads, as well as smoother scrolling, according to the company. Show More Summary
Google has updated its Google Drive app for the iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch with its new Material Design aesthetic. The new interface is noticeably cleaner and flatter. Google says that the update also brings faster performance and scrolling. Google updated its main app with Material Design last winter and its Play Music app earlier […]
Google today announced that its self-driving car project crossed the 1 million mile mark last week. CEO Larry Page originally challenged the team to drive 100,000 miles on public roads, and they have now done that 10-fold, or the equivalent of 75 years of typical U.S. adult driving. The self-driving team released a few more […]
But that's probably a good thing
If you happen to change phones a lot or wipe your device often enough, you probably know that the backup and setup process on Android has been pretty brutal for, well, ever. That should change a bit in Android M thanks to auto backups of all apps installed on your phone. Show More Summary
A resident of Mountain View writes about their interactions with self-driving cars (from the Emerging Technologies Blog): I see no less than 5 self-driving cars every day. 99% of the time they’re the Google Lexuses, but I’ve also seen a few other unidentified ones (and one that said BOSCH on the side). I have never […]
From floppy disks to thumb drives, we get better at storing things -- while trapping history in obsolete formats
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Lenovo announced on Wednesday that your files on Dropbox, Google Drive, and Box can be searched by merely speaking a command to Windows 10’s virtual assistant Cortana. Cortana is a voice controlled assistant modeled after a character from the popular Xbox game, Halo. Show More Summary
It’s an all-too-common scenario. You’re driving and get a text from a friend. They say you should meet at [insert bar/restaurant/S&M club here]. If you’re a responsible adult you pull over, open the maps app, search for the location, tap it, select navigate, and then get back on the road. Show More Summary
In an official developer entry, Google reveals how settings and apps data will now be backed automatically to Google Drive every 24 hours.
Now users can see relevant emails, events and files when they search in Google Calendar and Google Drive.