Android M Adds Support for microSD card and USB OTG Devices As Google Introduces ‘Adaptive Storage Devices’

Android M Adds Support for microSD card and USB OTG Devices As Google Introduces ‘Adaptive Storage Devices’

Most things in life are certain. We kind of know how they will play out, and what to expect from them. Google’s stand on whether or not it wants microSD cards or any other external storage support in smartphones and tablets, however, is not one of them. The company has long been mulling over this, enabling and disabling support for […]

     
 
 

Now on Tap: How Google Is Bringing Search And Context Across All Android Apps

Now on Tap: How Google Is Bringing Search And Context Across All Android Apps

At its developer conference event I/O 2015, Google unveiled a new version of its mobile operating system Android M, a new payment system Android Pay, new Photos app, and Brillo operating system for IoT devices among other exciting developments. But one of the major highlights at the event was something else entirely. At the sidelines, the Mountain View-based technology giant […]

     
 
 

Google Announces New Update For Android Wear, Welcomes Uber and Foursquare to 4,000 Wear Apps Catalog

Google Announces New Update For Android Wear, Welcomes Uber and Foursquare to 4,000 Wear Apps Catalog

Unarguably one of the most important days for Google, at its developer conference I/O 2015, the company took to the stage to share many exciting news including its latest mobile operating system Android M, mobile payment system Android Pay, Brillo and Weave for Internet of Things devices. At the sidelines, the company also shared an update on its Android Wear […]

     
 
 

Google Announces Brillo and Weave, Android Derivative to Power Internet of Things Devices

Google Announces Brillo and Weave, Android Derivative to Power Internet of Things Devices

Google has grand plans for Android. What began as an operating system for smartphones, Android today is powering tablets, cars, televisions, game consoles, and even have some presence on desktop computers. But the company doesn’t want to stop there. In a bet to the emerging Internet of Things (IoT) product category, at its developer conference I/O 2015, the Mountain View-based […]

     
 
 

Google Announces Android Pay, Its Latest Take on the Intensifying Mobile Payment Market

Google Announces Android Pay, Its Latest Take on the Intensifying Mobile Payment Market

It’s a big day for Google. The company only a few minutes ago unveiled Android M, the latest iteration to its mobile operating system. At its developer conference I/O 2015, the Mountain View-based company is now also revealing Android Pay, its latest “open platform” take on the intensifying mobile payment system to rival against Apple Pay and perhaps Samsung Pay […]

     
 
 

Google Unveils Android M With App Permissions and Fingerprint Scanning Features

Google Unveils Android M With App Permissions and Fingerprint Scanning Features

And as expected, Google today at its developer conference I/O 2015 unveiled a new version of its Android mobile operating system, Android M. The company, much like last year isn’t telling us what the ‘M’ really stands for just yet. A developer version of Android M is available to download on select Nexus devices starting today, and the final version […]