Apps make a lot of things easier, and for folks that use the Google app on their smartphone, Google wants to make getting to information and tools a bit faster.
The Google app’s new feature is called “tappable shortcuts,” and it will help users get news from a variety of categories, including sports and entertainment, and ... Read More »
The beta version of Google Maps has been updated with a new and convenient feature. Tapping the blue dot on your location now offers the option of saving your parking location.
With the parking location you can save notes, a time limit (which will also set a timer), and even photos. This ... Read More »
A new beta is out for Nexus and Pixel owners. You can now download the Android 7.1.2 beta 2 for the Pixel, Pixel XL, Pixel C, Nexus 5X, Nexus 6P, ... Read More »
One of the features of the Google Home smart speaker is the ability to ask the digital personal assistant inside how their schedule for the day looks. From there, Assistant will provide details, including news headlines. But recently some Home owners are noticing a new addition: an advertisement for the upcoming Disney film, Beauty ... Read More »
In late February, Google confirmed that it was rolling out Google Assistant to Android Marshmallow and Android Nougat phones, broadening Assistant’s availability.
However, at the time, Google pointed out that the new feature was arriving on smartphones, “Android phones,” and “Android partner phones,” with no mention of tablets in the mix. So, Read More »
Google wants to make it a little easier for parents to keep tabs on their kids’ usage with their devices, and that’s where Family Link.
Google today announced the brand new app, which will let parents keep track of a variety of different aspects of a child’s device usage. That includes screen time, ... Read More »
Google has confirmed there will be a Pixel 2 arriving this year and it will be a premium handset. Now, thanks to a new report from Android Police, we may know the codenames for not just one new Pixel smartphone, but two.
The first Pixel 2 codename is “Walleye,” and unfortunately, that’s ... Read More »
Being able to easily send and receive money has been one function of Google Wallet for years, and sending money through email seems like a natural extension of that.
Today, Google has announced that Gmail users can send and receive money in the Gmail for Android app. Google notes that the ... Read More »
Area 120 was created by Google last year, and it allows employees to use their “20 percent time” on approved side projects. Now, a group out of Area 120 has officially launched an app called Uptime. With it, users will be able to connect with friends, find new ones, and ... Read More »
Want to give your Android device a new look? Let Google give you a hand.
Google has a new tool called the #myAndroid Taste Test that aims to help you customize your Android device. The test will ask you a handful of questions, like “Patterned or random” and ... Read More »