Google is Working on a Version of Android Auto to be Built Directly into Cars

Google is Working on a Version of Android Auto to be Built Directly into Cars

Google has announced Android Auto in June this year at the Google I/O conference. To put it shortly, Android Auto allow Android smartphones and tablets to be operated in automobiles through the dashboard’s head unit, offeing drivers control over GPS navigation, music playback, SMS, telephony, and web search. Both touchscreen and button-controlled head unit displays are supported and hands-free operation through voice commands is also possible. But […]

     
 
 

​​Google Finally Brings Chromecast to India, Priced at Rs 2,999

​​Google Finally Brings Chromecast to India, Priced at Rs 2,999

It took Google more than one and a half year to bring the Chromecast streaming stick to the Indian market, but that moment has finally arrived. The much-awaited Chromecast will be sold in India at a price of Rs 2,999 (around $48) through e-commerce marketplace Snapdeal starting from midnight tomorrow. The device is sold in the States at $35 (around Rs 2,165), so the price […]

     
 
 

Google to Launch Child-friendly Versions of Search, YouTube and Chrome

Google to Launch Child-friendly Versions of Search, YouTube and Chrome

Google seems to be working on child-friendly versions of some of its services, with YouTube, Chrome and the search engine said to be remade into new products, according to a recent story from the USA Today publication. Google’s vice president of engineering Pavni Diwanji, explained during a recent interview that the company wants to make children under the age of 12 are […]

 
     
 
 

You Can now See Devices With Access to Your Google Account

You Can now See Devices With Access to Your Google Account

Google is always interested in improving the security of its products and now it has made a minor, but important addition to its Devices & activity dashboard. Google has updated its Devices and Activity dashboard with new features that give users additional insight over the devices accessing their Google account. The page now shows a comprehensive view of all devices […]

     
 
 

Google Contributor Program Allows You to Pay to Hide Ads on Websites

Google Contributor Program Allows You to Pay to Hide Ads on Websites

Not everybody loves ads, but that’s how almost all web publishers manage to survive and make a profit. And that’s how Google has managed to make billions of dollars so far. But now the search giant is taking a different approach with the new Google Contributor Program. So, instead of having to deal with ads, those who use Contributor will […]

     
 
 

Google Nexus 6 Up for Pre-Order on Flipkart in India with Launch Day Offers

Google Nexus 6 Up for Pre-Order on Flipkart in India with Launch Day Offers

Just as we had mentioned earlier this month, Google and Motorola are all set to launch the Nexus 6 in India. Flipkart has announced that it’ll be taking up the pre-orders for the latest Nexus device starting today. The phone will be available in two colors (Midnight Blue and Cloud White) and two variants (32GB and 64GB) – for Rs.43,999 […]

     
 
 

Google’s Mobile Search App Gets Material Design Upgrade and a Bunch of New Features

Google’s Mobile Search App Gets Material Design Upgrade and a Bunch of New Features

Google’s main business remains its search engine, and the company has been relentlessly improving it over the years. Google has now improved its mobile search app for Android with the Material Design UI introduced with the announcement of Android 5.0 Lollipop. It seems that Android’s Material Design visual revamp will eventually be deployed into most of Google’s services, but now […]

     
 
 

With Nexus 6 Being Released, Google Stops Production of the Nexus 5

With Nexus 6 Being Released, Google Stops Production of the Nexus 5

Google released the Nexus 5 at the end of October in 2013, and now one more than one year after, it seems that the company plans to stop producing it. Now, according to fresh information coming from XDA-Developers website, it seems that Google will soon stop producing Nexus 5 smartphones. The massive Nexus 6 is already out, so perhaps the company wants […]