Some analysts argue that revenue drives growth, while others say user growth drives revenue. Both have worked. Google reached $1B in revenue within five years of incorporation, and now has a market capitalization of over $400B. Twitter...Show More Summary
Tools like Roadtrippers, Furkot and Google Maps reveal local tips and worthy points of interest on hundreds of journeys—even the ones you thought were hopeless
Does Google's 2-step verification process drive you a bit nuts? Wish that it was easier to use? Google will now prompt you when you need to verify your identity. Here's how to turn it on.
This is how you use Google Docs or Sheets offline on Android. Google Docs and Sheets are fantastic office tools that come free for all Google users. You can access your files across platforms thanks to Google Drive, and you can edit your files offline on your Android device. Show More Summary
Google updated its Waze app, Friday, giving Los Angeles’ drivers the option to avoid difficult intersections in order to improve safety on the road. Engineers from Google met with company developers and a Los Angeles map editor to identify hard-to-navigate intersections and find alternative routes to avoid them. Show More Summary
I glanced down at my phone to double check the directions Google was giving me and I looked up, at highway speed, and the road in front of me disappeared. I didn’t even have time to shit myself. Read more...
Artificial intelligence(AI)is a white hot topic today as judged by the amount of capital being put behind it, the number of smart people who are choosing it as an area of emphasis, and the number of leading technology companies that are making AI the central nervous system of their strategic [...]
Gregory Gelembiuk writes: I was wondering if you might take a look at this and, if so inclined, do some public shredding. https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B6mLpCEIGEYGYl9RZWFRcmpsZk0/view?pref=2&pli=1 http://www.snopes.com/stanford-study-proves-election-fraud-through-exit-poll-discrepancies/...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: Apple’s latest 13-inch MacBook Air 1.6GHz/8GB/128GB drops to $830 shipped (Reg. Show More Summary
IBM’s Watson can make drinks , detect sarcasm , and kick your ass at Jeopardy . The world’s most famous computer already acts so much more like a human than most people I know. Now transportation startup Local Motors is putting Watson behind the wheel. Read more...
Glenn Chisholm writes: As a frequent visitor of your blog (a bit of a long time listener first time caller comment I know) I saw this particular controversy: Summary: https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B6mLpCEIGEYGYl9RZWFRcmpsZk0/view?pref=2&pli=1...Show More Summary
Thanks to its new partnership with tech startup Factual, Uber will now have even more data at its fingertips. The ride-hailing service has struck a deal with the Los Angeles-based startup, which is known for being the driving force behind...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: Save nearly 20% on Apple’s latest 13-inch MacBook Air 1.6GHz/8GB/256GB: $970 (Reg. Show More Summary
Google has unwrapped two significant announcements for its enterprise customers, the most notable of which is the rollout of Springboard, a new service that makes searching from Google Drive, Calendar, Docs, Gmail and other Google enterprise services a cinch. Read More
The current state of autonomous vehicles in the U.S. is fragmented. Some states allow testing and semi-autonomous driving, others are staunchly against Google, Uber, and even leading automakers like General Motors testing self-driving vehicles in their state. Show More Summary
Google’s self-driving koala car doesn’t have one. Recent concepts from Mercedes-Benz and Volvo have ones that retract when they aren’t needed. But for now, nothing is more intrinsically tied to the act of driving than the steering wheel. Does it have a long-term future? Read more...
The Moto Z Droid Edition will allow owners to upload original quality photos to Google Photos free for 2 years instead of the customary Google Drive space.
I honestly believe that Google Drive is one of the most convenient Internet apps to ever be created. Google Drive allows you to collaborate with others seamlessly on documents, is now integrated with most other services you use on a daily basis, and files are always accessible as long as you have an Internet connection or offline access. Show More Summary
Autonomous cars? Pffff, those are old news. Who wants to sit in traffic in a car that drives itself when you can fly right over all that traffic? While Google and more than a dozen other top companies are hard at work trying to bring self-driving cars to the roads in the United States and abroad, Google co-founder Larry Page has already moved on. Show More Summary
Greetings, Future Tensers, Midway through the interminable presidential primary season, Google debuted a new feature: info boxes demonstrating information about candidates’ financials and positions. Those details were supposed to make things a little fairer, but they may have done the opposite. Show More Summary