Google Assistant on Google Home will now let you Shop by Voice

Google Assistant on Google Home will now let you Shop by Voice

The Google Assistant has snagged an update that brings one of the most awaited features that its competitor, Echo already offered. Google Home users can now order day to day essentials including consumables like shampoo and groceries from Google’s Express partners. As of now, the partners include Costco, Whole Foods Market, Walgreens, Petsmart, Bed Bath & Beyond along with 50 […]

     
 
 

Okay Google, Can You Stop Being Late at Everything?

Okay Google, Can You Stop Being Late at Everything?

Google has been the most eventful technology company in the past year. Autonomous cars, smartphones, home devices, you name it, chances are Google had a place there. While the majority of these products were received well by the industry, this haphazard need to ascend every field has led to a common feature which I think is now adversely impacting their […]

 
     
 
 

Dr Jekyll Becomes Mr Hyde: The Curse of Android

Dr Jekyll Becomes Mr Hyde: The Curse of Android

Few technologies from Silicon Valley have managed to create an impact as big as Android has. Whatever be one’s views on Android (especially versus iOS – what a debate that is!), there’s no denying that with the advent of Android, hundreds of millions of people that earlier had no access to any form of computing device are now in possession […]

 
     
 
 

Google Launches LG Watch Style and Watch Sport Powered by Android Wear 2.0

Google Launches LG Watch Style and Watch Sport Powered by Android Wear 2.0    

Google has finally debuted Android Wear 2.0, its long awaited software update for smart wearables. Alongside that, the Mountain View based search engine giant has launched two new Android Wear 2.0 touting smartwatches built in collaboration with LG, namely the LG Watch Style and LG Watch Sport. The LG Watch Style is a 10.79mm slim and beautiful looking smartwatch that […]

     
 
 

Understanding Google’s Convoluted Messaging World

Understanding Google’s Convoluted Messaging World

Messaging apps have come a long way. The past year for technology largely revolved around these services as artificial intelligence and chatbots continue to evolve. Google seems to be one of the companies who has been investing fiercely in the sector. But the search engine giant has been unable to keep up its own pace and the industry’s trends. That’s […]

 
     
 
 

Google is Pushing its Own Products in Search Results [Report]

Google is Pushing its Own Products in Search Results [Report]

2016 was the year when Google went on a hardware spree launching products like the Pixel smartphone lineup, an AI-powered home gadget, routers, and more. So, what happens when the biggest search engine wants to make a name in various non-software sectors? There are obvious foul plays. According to a recent analysis conducted by a search ad data firm SEMrush, […]

     
 
 

Google RAISR Machine Learning Achieves upto 75% Image Compression Without any Loss in Details

Google RAISR Machine Learning Achieves upto 75% Image Compression Without any Loss in Details

The proverbial “picture is worth a thousand words” has been reimagined in the age of the internet. Folks using Facebook, Snapchat, Instagrams are uploading tons of pictures to convey something and some of us are simply frenzied uploaders. What most of us don’t realize is that stuff uploaded on the internet takes space and we need servers for that, in […]

     
 
 

Google Play Store Starts Offering Carrier Billing in India for Airtel and Vodafone

Google Play Store Starts Offering Carrier Billing in India for Airtel and Vodafone

Google has finally launched the carrier Play Store billing for both Airtel and Vodafone in India. Until now, Google offered carrier billing integration only with Idea cellular. With Airtel and Vodafone onboard, it will have access to a majority of smartphone users in India. The carrier billing will allow mobile users to use their Prepaid balance or get billed on […]

     
 
 

5 Google Services to Help With Your Next Vacation

5 Google Services to Help With Your Next Vacation

Google has been trailing the travel industry for quite some time now and as you might expect from a search engine, they’ve indeed come a long way when compared to other platforms which are in existence for years. Recently, I went on a week’s vacation and decided to give these services a shot instead of the usual ones I prefer […]

 
     
 
 

Google to Launch Two Android Wear Flagship Smartwatches Early Next Year

Google to Launch Two Android Wear Flagship Smartwatches Early Next Year

Smartwatch market hasn’t received the exponential growth; Google may have expected while launching Android Wear platform couple of years back; but that doesn’t make them shy away from investing heavily in this segment. In an interview with The Verge, Jeff Chang, Product Manager of Android Wear at Google confirmed that the company is indeed planning to launch two new Android […]