By | Oct 21, 2019 at 11:54 pm
Google's just-revealed Pixel 4 and 4 XL phones won't let users upload an unlimited amount of original quality photos to their account for free. But thanks to a quirk of fate, iPhone users currently still can. Google has termed this iPhone ability a "bug" and vowed to fix it.
By | Oct 15, 2019 at 12:01 pm
Google launched new Pixel phones today, you might have heard about it — they got improved rear cameras, while the front of the phone received a radar sensor. However, Google also announced a new high-end Chromebook, some new earphones, and updates to its Nest smart home ...
By | Oct 14, 2019 at 3:52 pm
Google has officially banned payday loan apps from the Play Store. Find out what that means for predatory lending practices now and hear how these app developers are responding, as well as the other content that Google won't allow on its platform.
By | Sep 23, 2019 at 2:53 pm
Fitbit is reportedly in talks to sell the company, as the smartwatch boom has made it hard to compete. Learn more about who might acquire Fitbit now, and find out if the future of fitness trackers is in jeopardy of falling by the wayside.
By | Sep 23, 2019 at 10:44 am
Google Assistant has started to make use of human reviewers again, after months without them due to negative news stories. With the revelation that recordings were being listening to by human staff, and the public's reaction, Google now aims to be much more transparent.
By | Sep 9, 2019 at 10:35 am
Some of the world's largest social media companies and publishers are joining forces in an attempt to quell the amount of 'fake news' that circulates on the internet, with major players such as Facebook, Twitter, Google and the BBC all committing to the cause.
By | Sep 2, 2019 at 12:42 pm
Huawei has announced the reveal date for its upcoming Mate 30 series but no one is sure whether the new flagship phone will be available with Google's apps, or even if it will use the Android operating system. It's set to be one of the most intriguing recent phone launches.
By | Aug 28, 2019 at 6:54 pm
A malicious app has been downloaded more than 100 million times directly from the Google Play app store. The app, called CamScanner, allowed mobile devices to create PDFs. Here's how that app slipped through, and what it means for the cyber-safety of app downloaders everywhere.
By | Aug 27, 2019 at 5:45 pm
YouTube won't negotiate with the YouTubers Union, a group pushing for creator-friendly changes. The decision highlights the tech industry's rocky relationship with unions.
By | Jul 2, 2019 at 7:33 pm
The race towards a great foldable phone now has its strangest entry yet: Google has filed a new patent for a book-like device that might have as many as five foldable screen "pages" to flip through. Here's how it would work and how likely it is to actually happen.
By | Aug 9, 2019 at 11:04 am
At its annual developers conference, Huawei finally lifted the lid on its brand new operating system. Called HarmonyOS, the new operating system is set to work on a variety of devices — including smartphones. So, will HarmonyOS spell the end for Android?
By | Aug 8, 2019 at 3:43 pm
Google Maps is launching a new feature for Android an iPhone users called Live View, which provides augmented reality direction within the app via the camera view. Learn more about how this game changing innovation could change how you get around.
By | Jun 27, 2019 at 5:45 am
With both big smartphone operating systems' next generations curently undergoing beta testing, we take a look at all the key features and changes and ask the question - which is best? And, perhaps more importantly, which will move the smartphone game forward?
By | Aug 5, 2019 at 4:22 pm
Google will offer the option to set a different default search engine before launching your Android device, and the opportunity goes to the highest bidder. Learn more about the implications of this decision and whether it affects you.
By | Aug 2, 2019 at 12:18 pm
Worried that you don't already have enough online subscriptions with Spotify, Netflix, Hulu, Xbox Live or whatever else you're signed up for? Well, prep your wallet, Google is coming in hot with a subscription service for its Android Play store.