At the beginning of August, Google introduced a new security feature to Android that should help users catch unwanted logins from other devices. While Google has always sent out email confirmations or warnings about new device logins,...Show More Summary
Progressive web apps could be the next big thing for the mobile web. Originally proposed by Google in 2015, they have already attracted a lot of attention because of the relative ease of development and the almost instant wins for the...Show More Summary
The 2016 Rio Olympics have kicked off this weekend. If you want to stay totally up to date on all the breaking news, Google’s giving you a few new ways to do that. Read more...
As of today, when you fire up a new Android phone for the first time and start logging in to your Google accounts, Google sends you an email notifying you of the access that is being granted. Going forward, they’ll also send instantShow More Summary
The 2016 Summer Olympics kick off on Friday, and with a ton of events going on, it’s hard to keep track of everything. Thankfully, both Google and Bing are rolling out instant search results that’ll make keeping up with everything a lot easier. Read more...
Google’s official iOS app has supported AMP articles in search results since late May, and today Google is highlighting support for AMP articles in its Chrome browser for iPhone and iPad. Accelerated Mobile Pages appear in search results and load nearly instantly as these articles are optimized for faster load times. more… Filed under: Apple
The tech smart and not so business savvy group of guys are back. HBO released SILICON VALLEY: THE COMPLETE THIRD SEASON on Digital HD this week. It is available on iTunes, Google Play, Amazon Instant Video, Vudo, Xbox Video, Best Buy’s Cinema Now, Nook, Playstation Video and Verizon Fios. Show More Summary
For some Android users, calling for help is about to get upgraded. Dialing an emergency number the UK and Estonia will now instantly send information about your location if you're calling from an Android device, Google announced yesterday. With...Show More Summary
With all of the news about Pokemon Go, the instant mega-hit mobile game by Niantic Studios (funded by The Pokemon Company, Google, and Nintendo), it seemed obvious to take a look at the use of the game in the world’s biggest gaming market: China. According to Niko Partners estimates, approximately [...]
image credit Google's search engine is an always-expanding, extremely useful tool that's packed with tons of different tools. Some that are easy to forget, like the mortgage calculator, instant customer service phone numbers and time zone conversions.Here's an infographic with over 30 Essential Google search tips. The Presurfer
While most of us don’t want ads at all, Google has found a way to deliver them faster. Using its AMP technology meant for stripped-down, fast-loading webpages, Google hopes that it can “significantly improve both page load time and mitigate...Show More Summary
Today we have instant access to just about everything at our fingertips. With Google Express, Amazon, Instacart, Facebook, etc. it almost seems possible to live a life without ever leaving your computer screen. While this life of convenience seems appealing, it comes with a price. Show More Summary
According to a support page posted by Google, the next update to Hangouts (which will be for version 11.0), will remove the option for conversation merging. This features allows instant messages and SMS messages from the same contact to appear in a single thread. Show More Summary
Google Now On Tap has three new features: text translation, discovering related content, and reading barcodes and QR codes.
Google today announced an update to its Now On Tap search tool that adds several compelling new functions. First, a long press of the home button will allow people to scan any QR code or barcode when using the camera. Once scanned, Google will return basic information about the product complete with links to more in-depth searches. Show More Summary
Google is expanding its pool of machine learning talent with the purchase of a startup that specializes in smartphone image recognition. On Wednesday, French firm Moodstocks announced on its website that it's being acquired by Google, stating that it expects the deal to be completed in the next few weeks. Show More Summary
“Earthquake?” It can be frustrating finding out how big an earthquake was, and where it struck, in the seconds following a temblor. But starting Thursday, Google says it’s going to provide searchers with instant access to the size of the earthquake and a map of where it struck — without needing...
Use the new Pi 3 to make a touchscreen photo booth that instantly uploads to Google Photos! Read more on MAKE The post Create a Raspberry Pi Photo Booth for Your Next Party appeared first on Make: DIY Projects and Ideas for Makers.
Searching for symptoms on Google is going to yield more immediate answers in the coming days, as the search giant rolls out an update to its Knowledge Graph. The post Google to Provide Instant Medical Information for Symptom Searches by @SouthernSEJ appeared first on Search Engine Journal.
At Google’s I/O conference last month, the company introduced the concept of “Instant Apps” – a way of more quickly downloading apps by breaking them into small, runnable pieces that deliver you just the part of the app you need. However, it didn’t address how users would come across these apps in the first place. Today, it’s taking a step toward… Read More