With controversy continuing to mount over the role the internet has played in fueling extremist groups, Google.org today announced a new initiative it hopes will put a dent in the problem. The organization said it will pump $5 million into an innovation fund that will give grants to researchers and organizations who are building products […]
You'd be forgiven for thinking RSS died off with the passing of Google Reader, but our old friend Really Simple Syndication (or Rich Site Summary) still has a role to play on the web of 2017. It's faster, more efficient, and you won't have to worry as much about accidentally leaking your news reading habit to all your Facebook friends. Show More Summary
Billing itself as “The Ultimate Hunting Multi-Tool,” the Geo-Pak Hunt app offers hunters a variety of planning and stalking tools that are run from your phone or tablet. The Geo-Pak Hunt app can be had on the Google Play and Apple App Store. Show More Summary
Google is reportedly planning to release a new miniature version of its Google Home smart speaker. Just like the Google Home, the Home Mini will come with Google Assistant inside to schedule tasks, control smart devices, and play music. The new device will cost $49, according to information shared with Droid-Life. At $49, the speaker […]
DON’T BE WEEVILS: Gab.AI Sues Google Over Removal Of App From Google Play Store.. “Google used comments from users to justify removing the app due to ‘hate speech.’ Now, Gab is fighting back.” Google intends to monitor speech even on other people’s platforms.
Posted by Neto Marin, Developer Advocate In June we announced the developer preview for a new Google Play Billing Library. Today, we are pleased to announce the official release of the Play Billing Library 1.0. This library simplifies...Show More Summary
Market researcher App Annie announced today that it will now be tracking over 5,000 Android apps in China. It reports that 10 percent of the top 1,000 apps in China are mobile games. The Google Play Store is still noticeably absent in China, though it’s currently installed on about 3.6 percent of the phones according […]
Google got hit with a huge EU fine and faces even bigger charges for non-compliance. So why is it playing hardball?
LAWFARE, NOT JUST FOR THE LEFT ANYMORE: Gab.AI Sues Google Over Removal of App From Google Play Store.
Playing catch up to its main cloud rivals, IBM Corp. yesterday launched a competing physical cloud mass data migration service, designed to rival similar offerings from Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure and Google Cloud Platform.Show More Summary
A new type of Android malware was discovered by researchers and infected up to 50 wallpaper apps. Google has since removed the apps from the Google Play Store, but 21 million infections could have occurred.
Lately many apps on Google Play Store have been compromised by various malware attacks. These apps appear to be genuine but in reality they are infected. This issue has been a biggest point of concern for the company keeping all these issues in mind, Google has come up with its newest tool Play Protect. Show More Summary
Spotify has added integration with the iOS version of popular Google owned navigation and crowdsourced traffic app Waze. Waze users can begin navigation from inside the Spotify app. The integration also allows access to Spotify playlists from the Waze app. Users can skip tracks, play, pause and more. Spotify launched...
Google has had a difficult time in making their app store clean from malicious apps. And this is because this month they’ve been dealing with over 50 apps that were infested with malware. Check Point Software found out that more than 50 Android apps on Google Play Store were malicious. Show More Summary
Android 8.0 Oreo has been released and Google’s devices are already using the new OS. The Pixel and Nexus line are no longer the only smartphones to use Android Oreo because Motorola has just announced that it will use the new OS for some of its devices. Show More Summary
Gab AI Inc., a social media startup popular with far-right activists, is suing Google over its removal from the Google Play app store.
Google Play Books is offering a $5 credit on several popular books including Stephen King's IT, The Dark Tower, and more.
The Washington Post reports: The social media site Gab.ai is accusing Google of violating federal antitrust laws when the tech giant booted Gab from the Google Play Store, according to lawsuit filed Thursday. The legal action is theShow More Summary
It sucks when you load a webpage and it starts playing a video with sound. It's startling and bothers people around you. (When it happens I right-click on the tab and select "mute tab" from the menu - a top I learned on the Recomendo...Show More Summary
Gab, an independent social network popular with conservative activists, has filed a lawsuit in a federal court accusing Google of abusing its power after the search giant removed the upstart from its app store. Last month, Gab complained that it had been banned from Google’s Play Store following complaints that the service had become a […]