Rumors have suggested that Google intends to launch its own smartwatches at some point in the future, with signs pointing to a release date coinciding with the public release of Android Wear 2.0 in 2017.
Now we know that that is indeed the case. Jeff Chang, Product Manager of Android Wear at Google, confirmed to ... Read More »
Earlier this week, Google Keyboard for Android found itself with an update and a new Gboard name. Now Google has officially confirmed that Gboard (which launched on iOS earlier this year) is available for Android users.
That means the full-featured software keyboard is bringing all of those features to Google’s own mobile operating ... Read More »
Verizon is offering another trade-in offer that can get subscribers a new flagship device for free.
Beginning today, December 15, Verizon is offering a variety of different premium devices for free with qualifying trade-in. The devices up for grabs this time include the LG V20, Samsung Galaxy S7 edge, Samsung Galaxy S7, Moto Z Droid, ... Read More »
The latest update to the Google Play Music app for Android didn’t introduce any major features, but new code inside the app hints at a future one. There’s a string of code referencing an autoplay feature that will “Automatically start music when you open the app.”
There are also references to more quality control, like audio ... Read More »
Google Keyboard for Android is now officially called Gboard, mirroring the Gboard keyboard released for iOS. This update changes the name and adds a lot of features people have been asking for. Here’s a full changelog:
G button (enabled in settings) offers quick access to search from the keyboard ... Read More »
The Google Pixel C tablet is currently on sale on the Google Store, though it’s only the 64GB model that’s being discounted. The 32GB model is still going for the sale $499, but you can pick up a 64GB model for $100 off, making it the same $499 price.
The optional ... Read More »
At the end of September, Google not only released the third Developer Preview for Android Wear 2.0, but also confirmed that the public launch of the smartwatch platform would not happen until sometime in early 2017.
That gives a bit more breathing room for Google to roll out features for Android Wear 2.0, and ... Read More »
Google still has its sights set on the Internet of Things, where all the smart devices in your house are connected.
The company has announced a few key changes as it aims to open up IoT to developers while also making it more secure with regular security updates issued directly by Google itself. That ... Read More »
Just in time for the holidays, Google is rolling out a brand new offer for Project Fi which could see you and a friend getting $20 each.
Google is calling it the “Share the Fi Love” promotion, and it offers both you and a friend $20 in bill credits. You can refer up to 10 friends ... Read More »
At the beginning of December, Google opened pre-orders for the Crimson and Snow Daydream View virtual reality headsets. Now those devices are officially launching alongside new apps to experience on them.
In the United States, the headsets are available from the Google Store right now and Verizon Wireless, and they are coming soon to ... Read More »