Google has announced that Google Maps for Android now supports viewing and use of My Maps within Google Maps. My Maps is a Google creation that allows you to create, share and view custom maps that you or others have created. The feature has been extremely handy to ... Read More »
Heads up, Google is taking some piping hot builds of Android 5.1 out of its oven!
It’s no secret that Google, among other tech-giants, wants to become a major financial player in the new connected economy. Along with Google Wallet and its upcoming Android Pay API layer, there may be a new service readying to launch out of Mountain View that would allow Gmail users to pay all of ... Read More »
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When Google shut down the Glass Explorer program back in January, many speculated that it was the end of the face-mounted wearable. Glass gained fame quickly, with many wanting to drop serious money to own it. But the fame also sparked controversy and privacy concerns from those worried about being recorded ... Read More »
Google is rolling out a new smart lock security feature called “on-body detection”. The feature uses your phone’s accelerometer to keep your phone unlocked if it’s in your pocket or your hand. Set it down, however, and the phone will lock itself with your preferred locking method. It’s an intelligent feature that saves ... Read More »
Google’s Chromecast streaming stick only costs $35 from the company’s new online store, and a bit cheaper at other retailers, but to sweeten the deal Google has launched a series of new promotions for the little gadget. These are all meant to make your streaming experience that much better, whether it’s ... Read More »
Despite recent rumors that Huawei may have a hand in manufacturing the next Nexus smartphone, Korean outlet eToday is reporting that LG will be the next Nexus manufacturer.
Swiss watchmaker Tag Heuer has partnered with Google to create a luxury Android Wear smartwatch, the first of its kind. Since its inception last year, Android Wear has been used on multiple smartwatches, but none of them have been designed for the luxury market, an area traditionally associated ... Read More »
At the start of December 2014, Android Wear was updated to officially support a new watch face API, which meant that watch faces created by third-parties would be forever supported moving forward. While Google has traditionally left the watch face design market open for manufacturers and third-parties, that’s finally changing as Google has launched ... Read More »
Ever wish you could go into a store and be surrounding by Google goodies? Well if you can make it to London, you can do just that.
The first Google-branded store has officially opened up. Named “The Google Shop,” it’s located inside the Currys PC World on Tottenham Court Road in London. The store sells ... Read More »