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Google Photos users number grows to 500 million

Google Photos users number grows to 500 million

Google Photos is my go-to photos app and 500 millions users around the globe. Google announced today some new features with the Photos app which is less than 2 years old. According to the Search giant, over 12 billion photos and videos uploads every day! Google also unveiled that you can make your photos into an ...

Picture-In-Picture is a new feature coming with Android O

Picture-In-Picture is a new feature coming with Android O

Although already present in some way in other devices like Samsung, picture-in-picture is the newest feature coming with Android O. As its name states, it allows you to multi-task while on you're on a call or watching a video. You can for example check your calendar while you're on a call with your significant other, ...

Goodbye Google Goggles, say Hi to Google Lens

Goodbye Google Goggles, say Hi to Google Lens

Fans of the almost dead Google Goggles, rejoice! During the IO event, Google announced the release of Google Lens. This is major news folks. The new app is smarter and more interactive than its predecessor. It will work with the Google Assistant as one of its features, so no need to download a separate app. One of ...

Google introduces hands free calling to Google Home

Google introduces hands free calling to Google Home

I am a big fan of Google Home, it knows me so well. Sometimes too well. I use it every morning to check the weather, my calendar and news. The only it was missing is hands free calling. Today that changed. Whether you're cooking or working on a project and don't feel like picking up your phone to answer, Google Home ...

You can now register for Google’s Android O Beta

You can now register for Google’s Android O Beta

Google usually opens the doors for testers to its newest Android versions every year during the IO conference. This year is no exception. If you're a developer or have enough Android knowledge, you can grab the beta image of the new Android O. The included devices are the Pixel, Pixel XL, Nexus 5X, Neuxs 6P, Pixel C ...

The Samsung Pay app up for grabs in the Play Store

The Samsung Pay app up for grabs in the Play Store

Samsung Pay is perhaps the best mobile payment method in the market. At least in my opinion. Not only it uses NFC but it also uses MST (Magnetic Secure Payment) technology which is accepted in over 30 million locations (according to Samsung). The application was only available to Galaxy Note 5 and Galaxy S6 Edge Plus ...

DashClock returns with Material Design update

DashClock returns with Material Design update

   Roman Nurik, a design advocate at Google, launched DashClock Widget a couple of years ago. He hasn't updated it since December of 2013. The cool thing about this widget is that it not only let you keep an eye on your emails, weather or time but it also allows you to add custom extensions for specific apps like ...

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