Is Chrome OS Google’s Ultimate Bet on Tablets?

Is Chrome OS Google’s Ultimate Bet on Tablets?

Despite manufacturers’ continuous efforts to create a third entry in an everyday user’s gadget lineup, tablets still are not as well received as envisioned. They were supposed to offer the convenience that neither a smartphone or laptop offers when it comes to portability along with productivity. That’s mostly because of the era that raised giant smartphones and light ultrabooks. Consequently, […]

 
     
 
 

New Leak Reveals Specifications for the Upcoming HTC-Built Nexus Codenamed “Sailfish”

New Leak Reveals Specifications for the Upcoming HTC-Built Nexus Codenamed “Sailfish”

It is quite established that the upcoming Nexus devices are being manufactured by HTC. The Taiwanese tech giant is expected to showcase not one, but two Nexus-branded smartphones later this year. While we’re still months away from the official announcement, today, a certain leak has revealed what hardware and specifications the smaller of the two handsets will be packing which […]

     
 
 

Google adds Symptom Search to Ease Diagnosis of Routine Health Conditions

Google adds Symptom Search to Ease Diagnosis of Routine Health Conditions

Over the years, Google has gradually become probably THE most valuable resource available on the web. With more and more people searching the web regarding a wide range of issues, the Mountain View based company is fine tuning their search whilst making some essential changes keeping consumer view point in mind. The search giant has now announced that they are in […]

     
 
 

Google’s Proximity Based Nearby Feature will Allow Third Party Apps to Converse with Smart Beacons

Google’s Proximity Based Nearby Feature will Allow Third Party Apps to Converse with Smart Beacons

Google has been trying to ramp up its IoT efforts by introducing actual Bluetooth beacons for Androids. This along with the Nearby feature is expected to help Android users discover the places in their surroundings and also communicate with the beacons. Google has further evolved this concept and now it will let Android apps actually converse with the beacons placed […]

     
 
 

Google is Moving to a 85/15 Revenue Split for Developers with Immediate Effect

Google is Moving to a 85/15 Revenue Split for Developers with Immediate Effect

As we approach this year’s WWDC, Apple yesterday announced that they will be restructuring the revenue model for developers and will be shifting to an 85/15 split from 70/30 on a year subscription. Hence, instead of benefiting from 70% of the incoming revenue, publishers will be possessing 85% of the entire share. However, this approach requires a developer to retain […]

     
 
 

Google’s Motion Stills App for iOS Weaves Live Photos into a Motion GIF

Google’s Motion Stills App for iOS Weaves Live Photos into a Motion GIF

Live photos in iOS was an instant hit since it was for the first time that people could extrapolate the photo time frame on either sides and capture the moments. Google has now released an iOS app called Motion Stills that works in tandem with the Apple Live Photos and leverages Google’s video stabilisation in order to lock the background. […]

     
 
 

How Google is Envisioning the Future of Smartphones and Beyond

How Google is Envisioning the Future of Smartphones and Beyond

Almost two decades ago, Google was just a search engine with a textbox and a promising algorithm that curated the ever growing internet into a list of blue links. As technology paced further, the Mountain View based company invested in a bunch of rising platforms and ideas that revolved around the future of the World Wide Web. Spreading across soon […]

 
     
 
 

Google’s Trust API Might Finally Let you Bid Adieu to Passwords

Google’s Trust API Might Finally Let you Bid Adieu to Passwords

It is time that we do away with Passwords and with the advent of bio metrics like Fingerprint sensor on the phone it just becomes easier. Google had a field day this I/O and all of the announcements were overwhelming and gave us a sneak peek at the future. Punching in passwords on phone can turn out to be quite […]

     
 
 

Google’s Project Soli Lets You Control Devices With a Flick of the Wrist

Google’s Project Soli Lets You Control Devices With a Flick of the Wrist    

Google’s ATAP (Advanced Technologies and Projects) division is known for their futuristic creations responsible how Google foresees the future and if you haven’t realized until now, it matters a lot what Google thinks of the next technology wave. They’ve brought us comprehensive modular phones under Project ARA, 3D mapping to handhelds under “Tango”, touch-sensitive fabrics and a whole lot more. […]

     
 
 

Google’s New Tensor Chip Spells trouble for Other Chip Makers

Google’s New Tensor Chip Spells trouble for Other Chip Makers

Google I/O this year had us impressed with all the software and the new hardware including the DayDream VR. The event was nothing short of a feat. Google as of now has been largely focusing on its Internet products and has been commissioning the manufacturing of its hardware to partners, like in the case of Nexus. However, this is something […]