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Mobile Apps

Continuous scrolling comes to mobile Google Search

October 15, 2021

Via: ArsTechnica

Google is rolling out a big update to mobile search today: continuous scrolling. Now, instead of making you tap to load the next page after your usual 10 links of search results, Google will just load the next page. The […]


Application Software, Software Category

Google Chrome finally gives users a free PDF editor

October 13, 2021

Via: TechRadar

After years of waiting and frustration, a free PDF editor is finally coming to Google Chrome thanks to Adobe. The software giant has announced a new Adobe Chrome extension that gives users what it calls “the most comprehensive set of […]


Mobile Apps

A Google Play Store Android Photo Editor App Steals Facebook Credentials, But Remains Active?

October 12, 2021

Via: Tech Times

Google Play Store recently suffered from malicious applications. Because of these, security experts warned consumers to check applications’ reviews, backgrounds, and other essential information before installing them. A visitor speaks into a smartphone while standing next to the Google stand […]


Mobile Apps

Google to give Iphone users a better experience of it’s app, here’s how

October 11, 2021

Via: Tech Crunch

Google has never really given ‘inferior’ treatment to iPhone users when it comes to its apps and services. Some app features, in fact, get to iPhone users first before Android smartphone users. Having said that, the Google experience on iPhone […]


Operating systems, Others, Software Category, Windows

Android 12 or Windows 11: Which one do you think is the bigger and better upgrade?

October 11, 2021

Via: Tech Crunch

Google and Microsoft released their latest OS updates this week. While Android 12 is yet to roll out to most users, Windows 11 is now generally available on compatible devices. Considering the XDA community is chock full of early adopters, […]


Mobile Apps

Google now tells criminals when Chrome users are ‘idle.’ What could go wrong?

October 7, 2021

Via: Computerworld

When Google released Chrome 94 for Android (and desktop), it slipped in some naughty capabilities via an API called Idle Detection. “The Idle Detection API notifies developers when a user is idle, indicating such things as lack of interaction with […]


Mobile Apps

Google Maps can now suggest the most fuel-efficient route

October 6, 2021

Via: The Next Web

AI can leave a staggering carbon footprint, but it can also help us fight climate change. Unsurprisingly, Google has been keen to highlight the field’s more positive impacts. On Tuesday, the tech giant unveiled two new AI-powered attempts to support […]


Operating systems, Others

Android 12 gets a source code release—but not a Pixel release

October 4, 2021

Via: ArsTechnica

Here’s a strange development. Plenty of people thought today would be the official release of Android 12, which would make the nearly eight-month beta process one of the longest ever for Google’s latest operating system. Today, Google is releasing Android […]


Application Software, Software Category

Google Lens is coming to desktop Chrome, will soon handle text+image search

October 1, 2021

Via: ArsTechnica

Google Lens, Google’s computer vision search engine, is coming to desktop Chrome. Google didn’t exactly share a timeline, but a teaser tweet showed what the feature will look like. On desktop Chrome, you’ll soon be able to right-click an image […]


Application Software, Software Category

Google Maps tracks global warming with new “Fire” layer, Tree Canopy tool

September 29, 2021

Via: ArsTechnica

Google Maps is getting a few new features to help people better understand our burning planet. The first is a new “fire” layer in the main map view, which will let you view the exact boundaries of a wildfire just […]