A new version of the MyGlass app lets Google Glass users access their favorite contacts instantly and all others with only a little effort.
If you heard that Amazon was launching an app on Google Play, you'd be entitled to hope that it'd be the long-awaited Instant Video for Android. Prepare to be disappointed, since the company's actually released Sev Zero: Air Support for tablets that...
App brings Google Now-style smarts to an instant messaging service.
Last night, NBC’s hit show ‘America’s Got Talent,’ began to incorporate voting and instant save in a new way: Google Search. The show is partnering with Google to allow fans to Google the terms “America’s Got Talent” or “AGT” starting...Show More Summary
Fans Will Easily be Able to Vote and Save Their Favorite Acts Using Google
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One of my favorite parts of Google is getting instant responses from search results — it massively simplifies currency conversion, for one thing. So it’s interesting to see that the company now lets you create Google Now reminders right from its search box, as the Google Operating System blog explains. The feature works if you... Read More
One of my favorite parts of Google is getting instant responses from search results — it massively simplifies currency conversion, for one thing. So it’s interesting to see that the company now lets you create Google Now reminders right from its search box, as the Google Operating System blog explains. Show More Summary
Bitcoin continues its march into the mainstream with yet another big name thinking the crypto-currency is worth its attention. This time, however, it's not a retailer agreeing to accept Bitcoin, but Google integrating Bitcoin into its...Show More Summary
Late last year, Google launched Helpouts, which brought the idea of allowing people to receive instant help through live video feeds into the limelight. But the concept behind Helpouts has existed for some time, with one startup quietly building up a business based on the same premise since 2010. Show More Summary
Not many apps have Android Wear functionality built-in today, so in reality, the biggest selling point for Google’s smartwatch platform is instant access to Google Now, the search giant’s contextual service for telling you what you need to know when you need to know it. As it stands today, Google Now isn’t quite as impressive on your wrist as it is in your pocket. Read More
Google used to call them OneBox results. Now they're interactive gadgets that provide detailed information.World Cup instant results are probably the most comprehensive OneBox results ever added by Google. They offer so much real-time information that you don't even have to visit other sites. Show More Summary
W hich social media is the best to use to pitch your startup or, frankly, yourself? Should you go with the community center feel of Facebook or Google+, the instant satisfaction urge of Twitter or Snapchat, or the all-things-professional arena of LinkedIn? If you're waiting for an answer to any of those, you can exhale. Show More Summary
Google recently added a new feature to Google Search for Android devices that makes it faster than ever to listen to new artists. From now on, when users ask Google Search about an artist or band, they'll be able to tap a link in the search results and play the artist's music in one of the music apps installed on the phone. Show More Summary
Just days after its conclusion on TV, the fourth season of Game of Thrones is available for Brits to stream through Google Play and Amazon Instant Video. The entire ten-episode run will set you back £18.49 in SD or £24.49 in HD from Google Play or £16.99-23.99 from Amazon. Show More Summary
If you head over to Google Search and type in the name of a local business, followed by the keyword “phone,” you’ll now see a linked number at the top of the page. As Mayur Kamat explains on Google+, this shortcut lets you instantly call the company using Google Hangouts. Show More Summary
Google has released a new Instant Buy API for iOS. The API enables mobile device users to purchase items with a single click, as opposed to entering account information with each purchase. The API is now available for iOS devices and is meant to cut down on the amount of typing consumers must exert in order to make purchases with their Google Wallet accounts.
An instant classic John Gruber post about the sort of company Apple is right now and how it compares in that regard to its four main competitors: Google, Samsung, Microsoft, and Amazon. The post is also about how Apple is now firmlyShow More Summary
We live in a very mobile world. A world full of quick Google searches, snap decisions and instant gratification. One out of every five people in the entire world has a smartphone. However, the majority of these people still do […]
Google has announced that it will now support iOS for its popular Instant Buy API. This is a positive move for the company since it's likely to get more iOS users trying out its other apps.