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Application Software, Software Category

How to change your safe browsing settings on Chrome

July 30, 2021

Via: The Next Web

Google has been offering safe browsing protection in its browsers for a while. This essentially means that you’re protected from harmful URLs, or dangerous events that might result in data-stealing There are multiple levels of security provided by Google under […]


Operating systems, Others

The most important Chrome OS feature of 2021 isn’t coming from Google

July 27, 2021

Via: Computerworld

Well, I’ll be. For all the new features and shape-shifting updates Google’s constantly cookin’ up for its Chrome OS platform, the most eye-opening Chromebook change of the year isn’t even coming from within Google’s walls. In fact, it’s coming from […]


Mobile Apps

Google’s revamped Wear OS won’t arrive on many existing smartwatches

July 22, 2021

Via: TechSpot

Google revealed earlier this year it was partnering with Samsung to combine Wear OS and Tizen to create a common platform that would leverage the strengths of both in competing with the Apple Watch. The new platform is simply called […]


Application Software, Software Category

Google Chrome update makes it even better at spotting phishing scams

July 21, 2021

Via: TechRadar

Spotting and killing security threats on Google Chrome is set to get a lot easier thanks to its latest update. The web browser has revealed faster and more efficient phishing detection is coming to Chrome 92 as it looks to […]


Development Software, Software Category

Google Announces 800M Parameter Vision-Language AI Model ALIGN

July 20, 2021

Via: InfoQ

Google Research announced the development of A Large-scale ImaGe and Noisy-Text Embedding (ALIGN), an 800M-parameter pre-trained deep-learning model trained on a noisy dataset of 1.8B image-text pairs. The model can be used on several downstream tasks and achieves state-of-the-art accuracy […]


Application Software, Software Category

Chrome’s latest update is packed with vital new privacy features

July 20, 2021

Via: BGR

Every time that we go online, we take a calculated risk. We depend on browsers to protect us from those risks, and for the most part, they do their job. Of course, there is always room for improvement, which is […]


Application Software, Software Category

Can Opera finally sing on Google’s Chromebooks and Windows 11?

July 19, 2021

Via: TechRadar

We’ve seen some big improvements in the common web browser this year, with Firefox and Safari seeing big redesigns, and the Opera browser is available now on Google’s Chromebooks. In the run up to students returning to campus soon, it’s […]


Development Software, Software Category

Google Launches the Android Game Development Kit

July 19, 2021

Via: InfoQ

The Android Game Development Kit (AGDK) aims to make it easier to develop, optimize, and deliver Android games. Composed of both existing and new tools and libraries, the Android Game Development Kit is built using C and C++ APIs to […]


Software Category, System Software

Alexa? Alexa! Alexa?! What happens when your virtual assistant dies?

July 16, 2021

Via: The Next Web

Virtual assistants are a lagniappe technology. Almost nobody actually needs them, but when they work properly they bring a little something extra to your life. Even though they’re heavily flawed and a clear-and-present danger to our privacy, it’s still super […]


Application Software, Software Category

Google Workspace Individual offers all you need to start and run a small business

July 13, 2021

Via: TechRadar

Starting up and growing a business in the hybrid working era is set to get a welcome boost after Google Workspace announced the launch of a specially designed collection of its most useful business software tools. Google Workspace Individual looks […]