Google Hangouts is Google’s instant messenger platform where users can chat with each other, create group chats, and even hold video conferences with multiple users at once. It also comes bundled on pretty much every Android phone (there are some exceptions but that’s another story). Show More Summary
Google Hangouts has jumped onto the instant messaging world with a bang, with already half a billion people having this app on their phones and using it from time to time. Google ensured that this app is fully and tightly integratedShow More Summary
Google Hangouts app for Android will soon be receiving a new update that will bring changes and improvements to the chat interface of this instant messaging app. Google Hangouts 4.0 still in beta At the moment, the users can get hold...Show More Summary
Google made the Android Wear official at the Google I/O Conference that concluded recently. Barely a few weeks after the announcement the same company has come up with a similar announcement, but this time for the Google Hangouts app meant for use on Android Wear. Show More Summary
Google is now showing instant results for calorie and carbohydrate counts for a number of popular restaurant chains. All you need to do is search for the restaurant name and the meal you’re looking for. Read more...
Google Hangouts and Facebook Messenger are two of the most popular instant messaging apps. Both the apps let you chat with your friends using a mobile device. While they look quite similar on the surface, they offer different features. Show More Summary
Want to define a big word without opening a new tab? Want more news about something you’re currently reading on your phone? Chrome for Android now lets you search Google just by highlighting some text—without losing your place. Read more...
Todoist, the highly popular task list and to-do app, announced new integrations with Google Calendar, Evernote, and Github this morning, bringing more functionality to users of the service. Thanks to instant synchronization, your tasks...Show More Summary
Social network would be an "instant fit" for search giant
Good morning! Here's the tech news you need to know today. 1. Early Twitter investor Chris Sacca has suggested that Google should buy the company. He told CNBC that it's an "instant fit." 2. Dish Network and T-Mobile are in merger talks. Show More Summary
Chris Sacca, one of Twitter's earliest investors, argued Wednesday that Google should buy Twitter. “It’s an instant fit," Sacca said during a CNBC on-air appearance, calling a Twitter acquisition a "fantastic use" of Google's cash. See...Show More Summary
Google is planning to introduce a new set of payment products, including a peer-to-peer service that allows users to send money to each other directly from their smartphones, The New York Times reported Wednesday. The service sounds similar to Venmo, which is now owned by PayPal. Show More Summary
Google’s instant search suggestions are about to get a better. An update, which is rolling out now, shows answers to short questions directly in the autocomplete options as you type them. A query like “when did Hawaii become a state?” shows the answer in the suggestions dropdown. Show More Summary
Here's yet another sign of Snapchat's meteoric success. In the UK, Snapchat accounts for 75% of all instant messaging data, according to the CEO of mobile carrier Vodafone. We first spotted the stat on Digital Trends. Here's what Vodafone...Show More Summary
Google has launched a new Chrome extension called Google Tone that brings you a new way to share or broadcast your urls to nearby computers. Google Tone browser extension that lets Chrome use the computer’s speakers to produce a special sound signature for other computers’ microphones to identify as a URL. Show More Summary
Tools like email and instant messaging have made it easy for us to share information with people around the world. It can still be overly complicated to share something with people in the same room as us though. Google Tone allows users...Show More Summary
At the time of writing, if you search using a racist term on Google Maps, you will be instantly led to the White House, “iconic” home of President Barack Obama. Yes, one of America’s most revered buildings comes up as the sole result of an n-word search. Show More Summary
"With companies like Google, Apple and Amazon, people have become used to instant gratification with products, services and data," Li notes. "But real estate is so local and always changing that agents and brokers will always be a necessity."...
You can be among the first to download the new Periscope for Android App from the Google Play Store by following these simple steps for the company's instant e-mail notification.
Following up on Google’s agreement with Twitter to instantly add tweets to web search results, the duo announced today that users on mobile devices will start seeing real-time Twitter results as well. The feature is available in the Google app on iOS or Google’s mobile website, and is expected to make its way to the desktop […]