Heads up, Android developers, because Google just announced a new version of Google Play services with some spiffy updates for several Google apps.
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With Android 5.0 Lollipop now complete and in users’ hands, Google has kept busy by updating its core apps with Material Design user interfaces. Today El Goog revealed Google Maps as the next app to get a makeover.
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Destiny is poised to become the next huge thing in video games. And thanks to a partnership with Google, you can explore the world of Destiny without having to play the demo or buy the game.
“Created with Google technologies,” Destiny’s Planet View lets you jump between Mars, Venus and the moon, exploring the terrain ... Read More »
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Google Maps for Android is adding a new feature to help you venture out more. The new Explore feature is signified by a button that pops up next to the compass button in the bottom right corner of the screen. Tapping on it brings up the Explore menu, a list of new and interesting places ... Read More »
Google Maps for Android is receiving a new update that adds in-navigation voice control, among other features. The update, which is version 8.2, adds support for controlling features of navigation by voice commands. The service is pretty confined and still needs to be activated by tapping the microphone ... Read More »
Ever since the Android Wear smartwatches were put up on the Play Store and given out at Google I/O, many apps have been updated to support them. Though the watches won’t be making their way to people’s homes until next month, those that attended Google ... Read More »
Heads up, Android developers! Nearly two months after Google let loose the Google Play services 4.3 update, the Mountain View firm has announced that update 4.4 is now making its way out into the world. Here are the goodies that you can expect to find in this new ... Read More »
Google is known for updating its mobile apps on Wednesdays, but apparently it just couldn’t wait one more day to share its latest Maps update with us.
Welcome back to our weekly Top 10 Android App Updates column, where we take a look at the most upgraded apps for the week. I’ve found that one of the best ways to discover useful apps is to look at what people are actually updating, not focus on which apps have the most installs. As in the ... Read More »
We were all excited when Google bought out Waze and announced that a partnership between Google Maps and Waze would occur. (Waze has long been known for its real time incident reporting of accidents and road work and such). It seems that the fruits of that endeavor are ready for the harvest. with a new ... Read More »