Google Assistant will call businesses and schedule appointments for you on the phone

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Gmail will soon be writing entire emails for you

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Google Assistant gets conversational, will soon listen for consecutive requests

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Android Police     At IO today, Google announced that Assistant on Google Home will soon be able to … Continue reading Google Assistant gets conversational, will soon listen for consecutive requests

Why Google Assistant will beat Siri, Alexa and Cortana

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Computerworld Apple’s Siri virtual assistant is the best-known out there. Amazon dominates the home virtual-assistant appliance market with its … Continue reading Why Google Assistant will beat Siri, Alexa and Cortana

Facebook, Twitter, and Google Would Like to Be the Gatekeepers of Democracy Without the Responsibility

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Gizmodo Top brass from Facebook, Twitter, and Google stopped by Stanford Law School Thursday to participate in a conversation … Continue reading Facebook, Twitter, and Google Would Like to Be the Gatekeepers of Democracy Without the Responsibility

Google’s Assistant-enabled Pixelbook Pen is down to just $83

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Android Central Unleash your inner creativity. Amazon currently has Google’s Pixelbook Pen down to $82.94, which happens to be … Continue reading Google’s Assistant-enabled Pixelbook Pen is down to just $83

Fitbit switching to Google Cloud’s backend infrastructure, partnering on Healthcare API

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to 9to5Google Google Cloud and Fitbit this morning announced a new collaboration that sees the wearable maker use the former’s … Continue reading Fitbit switching to Google Cloud’s backend infrastructure, partnering on Healthcare API

One of the best new Gmail features doesn’t work yet

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Google beats expectations again with $31.15B in revenue

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Maybe we should ask about Google’s data privacy

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Google’s new Chat messaging service will work inside Android Messages

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Google Photos is rolling out a friendlier and more powerful movie editor

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Google’s new iMessage rival plans to completely replace SMS messaging

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Google accidentally revealed Android P takes more from the iPhone X than just the notch

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to BGR While Google last week may have slyly revealed what Android P will actually be called upon its release — … Continue reading Google accidentally revealed Android P takes more from the iPhone X than just the notch

Google app kills the last remnants of Voice Search, completely switches to Assistant

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Android Police – Android news, reviews, apps, games, phones, tablets Google Voice Search is dead. Cue in somber music. For many … Continue reading Google app kills the last remnants of Voice Search, completely switches to Assistant

Google testing ‘more results’ button in search to replace paginated results on mobile

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4K Google Chromebook release date and specification rumours

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Here’s everything we know about the new Google Glass smart glasses

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Patent filings reveal the untapped potential of Google and Amazon smart devices

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Technology – Quartz Google’s and Amazon’s virtual assistants could become scary smart. The tech companies have explored how smart … Continue reading Patent filings reveal the untapped potential of Google and Amazon smart devices

Google URL shortener goo.gl shutting down

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[Update: Screenshots] Google looks nearly ready to link Duo with your Google account

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Apple is ready to fight Google’s Chromebooks with cheaper iPads

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to The Verge Apple has a big problem. Just five years ago, its iPads and Mac laptops reigned supreme in … Continue reading Apple is ready to fight Google’s Chromebooks with cheaper iPads

Google now blocks GApps on uncertified devices, but lets custom ROM users be whitelisted

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Google plans to boost Amazon competitors in search

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Google Rebrands Android Wear As Wear OS

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Gizmochina Google has officially announced that it is rebranding Android Wear to Wear OS. Android Wear was introduced in … Continue reading Google Rebrands Android Wear As Wear OS

14 Google Home games you can play with your kiddos

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Google Wants to Make Military Spy Drones Even Smarter

Your daily selection of the latest science news! According to Live Science Google has partnered with the U.S. Department of Defense to help the agency develop smarter drone software. According … Continue reading Google Wants to Make Military Spy Drones Even Smarter

Apple confirms it now uses Google Cloud for iCloud services

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to The Verge Apple has confirmed that it uses Google’s public cloud to store data for its iCloud services in … Continue reading Apple confirms it now uses Google Cloud for iCloud services

Why Do Google, Airbnb, And Pinterest All Have Such Similar Logos?

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Co.Design Why do so many tech companies’ logos look the same? From Google and Airbnb to Spotify and Pinterest, … Continue reading Why Do Google, Airbnb, And Pinterest All Have Such Similar Logos?

I take a social media break once a year — and I feel so much better (TWTR, FB, GOOG, GOOGL, SNAP)

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Tech Insider   I don’t post or read social media in the month of December. I’ve been taking this … Continue reading I take a social media break once a year — and I feel so much better (TWTR, FB, GOOG, GOOGL, SNAP)

Internet rages after Google removes “view image” button, bowing to Getty

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Ars Technica Enlarge /Google Image search will no longer offer the “view image” button, which directly linked to an … Continue reading Internet rages after Google removes “view image” button, bowing to Getty

Project Fi now has coverage in 170 countries

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Android Police …     Google’s Project Fi would already work in 135 countries around the world, but today … Continue reading Project Fi now has coverage in 170 countries

Google app update fixes laggy Android Wear behavior when Ok Google detection is enabled

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Android Police – Android news, reviews, apps, games, phones, tablets …     Back in December, we made a … Continue reading Google app update fixes laggy Android Wear behavior when Ok Google detection is enabled

Android Go: Everything you need to know

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Android Central – Android Forums, News, Reviews, Help and Android Wallpapers Android Go will significantly lower the barrier to … Continue reading Android Go: Everything you need to know

Apple’s Grammy ads were all about Apple. Google’s was about the rest of us

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Android Central – Android Forums, News, Reviews, Help and Android Wallpapers The iPhone X has Animoji, if you didn’t … Continue reading Apple’s Grammy ads were all about Apple. Google’s was about the rest of us

If you’re using an Android phone, Google may be tracking every move you make

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Technology – Quartz Biking? Google probably knows you are. Up a mountain? It probably knows that, too. The Alphabet … Continue reading If you’re using an Android phone, Google may be tracking every move you make

Google Assistant on Shield TV catches up w/ Home, picks up broadcasting and more

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to 9to5Google The Google Assistant landed on Android TV late last year starting with the Nvidia Shield TV, and in … Continue reading Google Assistant on Shield TV catches up w/ Home, picks up broadcasting and more

Google is building Bulletin, a hyperlocal community news service

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Google’s museum app finds your fine art doppelgänger

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Why You Should Switch From Google Chrome to Firefox

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Gizmodo   Image credit: Mozilla in Europe/Flickr Since its debut, Chrome has grown in popularity, though its once-stellar reputation … Continue reading Why You Should Switch From Google Chrome to Firefox

Google just launched three new photography apps

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to The Verge Google just announced three new photography applications: Storyboard (Android only), Selfissimo! (iOS and Android), and Scrubbies (iOS … Continue reading Google just launched three new photography apps

Google Is Giving Away AI That Can Build Your Genome Sequence

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HDR video support is coming to Chrome for Android soon

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Announcing Google Play’s “Best of 2017”

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to The Official Google Blog To close out another great year for Google Play, we’re sharing the best and most … Continue reading Announcing Google Play’s “Best of 2017”

Google is officially 100% sun and wind powered – 3.0 gigawatts worth

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Electrek Google is officially off-setting 100% of its energy usage with either wind or solar power. The company signed … Continue reading Google is officially 100% sun and wind powered – 3.0 gigawatts worth

Google has finally banned lock screen ads on Android

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Pixel Buds review: OK Google, go back to the earbud drawing board

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Ars Technica Sam Machkovech Find me a critic who would recommend any company’s first-ever earbuds priced at $159, and … Continue reading Pixel Buds review: OK Google, go back to the earbud drawing board

Google Home speakers now double as house intercoms

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Engadget Amazon isn’t the only one turning smart speakers into intercoms. Google is pushing an Assistant upgrade that lets … Continue reading Google Home speakers now double as house intercoms

Google Lens is rolling out to first-generation Pixel phones

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Engadget Google is working on some impressive artificial intelligence tricks. And, many of them are finding their way to … Continue reading Google Lens is rolling out to first-generation Pixel phones

Superior ‘Hey Google’ command rolling out to phones

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