We all expect impressive numbers from Google. Everything from monthly users to app installs, we know it’s going to be big. But it’s awesome hearing of the successes of Android and various Google products, so let’s lay down the numbers.
Google announced 65 billion Android app installs from Google Play, one billion monthly active Chrome ... Read More »
Right now, Chrome OS is technically capable of running some Android apps thanks the “App Runtime for Chrome (ARC)” project that Google implemented. For some Chrome OS users, though, that might not be enough Android app love.
Luckily for those folks, it looks like a big change is coming down the ... Read More »
Google is constantly working to make using the Internet on our phone better, and it recently made two big updates that’ll do just that.
First up, Google Chrome is getting an improved Data Saver mode that’ll reduce data usage by up to 70 percent. It does ... Read More »
Chromebooks have always been an area of interest. The concept of the Chromebook took cues from the failed wave of netbooks and went for portability and low price. But rather than pairing that with a traditionally more intensive operating system like Windows, Chromebooks were outfitted with Chrome OS, Google’s ultra-light operating system that revolves around ... Read More »
If you’ve taken a look at any of the tech blogs recently, you’ve likely seen a multitude of stories talking about the possibility of Android and Chrome OS being folded into one. The rumors have their origins in Google’s ongoing efforts to enable Android apps to ... Read More »
Mobile is the future, and Google has pursued both Android and Chrome OS as mobile platforms for a while now. Chromebooks still haven’t been doing well, accounting for 3% of all PCs purchased, but Android has been excelling. The strategy of using a platform for apps seems to be working a lot better than bringing ... Read More »
Toshiba today has announced the followup to the company’s original Chromeboook 2, an *ahem* updated Chromebook 2.
The new Chromebook 2 launches this October starting at $329 and goes up to $429, depending on which model you purchase. Base specs include a 8.5 hour battery, 13.3-inch full HD display, backlit keyboard, 802.11ac WiFi, ... Read More »
Google Now on Tap was one of the coolest features the company showed off at this year’s I/O conference in May, but it’ll only be available in Android M later this year. However, for those that want a taste of how it will work, Google’s happy to oblige.
Today, Chrome for Android received an ... Read More »
Opening up a web link in a custom in-app browser is about to become a thing of the past on Android. At Google I/O 2015, Google has announced a new tool available to developers called Chrome Tabs that allows devs to leverage the power of Chrome in their apps.
Right now, when ... Read More »