Tag: Android

May 29

Apple should be afraid of Google. Very afraid

“Google revealed a cascade of exciting innovations to its Google universe this week at the annual I/O developer conference. Apple should be quaking in its boots.” View More

May 27

Google Lens offers a clear view of the company’s future

“Google Lens is both a return to form for the search giant and a tantalizing glimpse into what lies ahead. Google’s early claim to fame was its ability to efficiently index the web and fetch search results quickly, bringing some much-needed organization to the chaotic early days of the internet.” View More

May 26

Ford adds Android Auto and Apple CarPlay to cars using over-the-air updates

“(Reuters) – Ford Motor Co said on Friday it would delve into the growing arena of “over-the-air” software updates, adding Android Auto and Apple CarPlay to its Sync 3-equipped 2016 vehicles for the first time via a wireless software update.” View More

May 21

We tested Apple’s Siri versus Google’s new competitor on the iPhone, and Siri loses pretty miserably

“Google recently launched its version of Siri, named Google Assistant, on the iPhone. We’ve found it to be much smarter than Siri and, to prove it, we recently put it head-to-head with Apple’s assistant.” View More

Apr 18

Samsung removes ability to remap Bixby button on the S8 and S8 Plus

“It was only earlier this month that users found a way to remap the dedicated Bixby hardware button on the Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus to anything they wanted. Now, even before the two devices have hit consumers’ hands, Samsung have removed this functionality.” View More

Jan 25

How to get ADB and Fastboot utilities without installing the Android SDK

Jan 16

Former Android chief ready to take on the iPhone — again

“The man who created Android, the most popular mobile software on the planet, is preparing his follow up act and it involves going after his longtime nemesis: Apple’s iPhone and its iOS rival software.” View More

Aug 13

I’m going all-in with Hangouts for messaging and calls

“I’m just finishing a two week experiment where I’ve gone “all in” on Google Hangouts for my calling and texting.” View More

Aug 13

How to: Setup Google Voice Voicemails in Hangouts

“This morning’s Hangouts update on Android finally began the process of merging Hangouts with Google Voice, something Voice users have been waiting well over a year for.” View More

Jul 26

‘Google to kill Hangout’: Allo, Duo and Android Nougat to blame

“Google’s popular messaging app Hangout will be phased out slowly after the launch of Android Nougat which will have a new inbuilt messaging app called ‘Allo’ and ‘Duo’. Allo and Duo are Google’s latest messaging and video chatting apps unveiled during Google I/O in May this year.” View More

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