Google is continuing to build up the feature set of its Maps Android app, with the latest update bringing elevation information for cycling routes, voice commands in navigation mode, and other smaller changes.
Google CEO Larry Page seems to be upset over Samsung’s Tizen preference over Android Wear. The argument is said to be getting heated!
Companies fall and rise, but we can count on one tech giant to always come out with positive numbers – Google. They are still raking in the cash, guys!
Google is ready to let you choose whatever name that may tickle your fancy. Is this good or bad? It definitely has its pros and cons!
Google has now announced Project Zero, a new team that will be tasked with finding security exploits in both 1st and 3rd party software.
Google and Switzerland-based pharmaceutical giant Novartis announced a partnership to bring smart contact lenses to market, with an initial focus on patients suffering from diabetes and nearsightedness.
Commandr, the clever app that lets you toggle various settings of your Android phone through Google Now, has received an update that makes it much easier to use.
On Friday, China’s state run China Central Television (CCTV) deemed Apple’s iPhone a national security threat. The threat is due to Apple’s “Frequent Location” feature that is a part of Location Services on the iPhone. According to the Wall Street Journal, the fear is based around the information contained within this feature that would, in essence, enable anyone who had this information to know of China’s secrets. Apple has not commented on the report, but according to their support page, the feature can be customized or turned off in the device settings. Apple also claims that the information collected is only…
Because using Tinder on your smartphone simply wasn’t addictive enough, the developer has gone ahead and made it compatible with Android Wear.
As market saturation bites hard and the smartphone ASP falls ever lower, how are the big Android OEMs going to cope? Declining profits and a push for a more uniform experience from Google could present a real problem.