Tag Archives: Google
Google Introduces Physical Security Key
In order to protect journalists, business leaders and member of political campaign teams at higher risk of being targetted by hackers, Google has rolled out an Advanced Protection Programme. This programme includes a physical "Security Key" that replaces other forms of two-factor authentication (..
Now, Google Assistant Can Control Chromecast From Phones
Google Assistant which lets users control Chromecasts from its "Google Home" smart speakers is now expanding the feature to Google Assistant on Android smartphones and iPhones. The mobile assistant app can control a cast session through voice and the user can even specify which Chromecast in the ..
Google India Launches New AdWords Features
Aiming to help advertisers reach customers in a better way, Google India on Thursday launched new AdWords features that will load pages 20 percent faster to provide instant information. "With the new AdWords, there is less clutter and more intuitive workflows, allowing advertisers to now quickly ..
Google’s Keyboard Now Recognizes Hand-Drawn Emoji
Google has updated the Android version of its keyboard (called Gboard) with a handful of features that make the keyboard more user-oriented. To start with, you can hand-draw emojis to find them helpful if you're struggling to track down the perfect emoji, Engadget reported on Tuesday. Gboard a..
Facebook’s New Button To Aid Users Identify Fake News
In a move to help identify stories to read, share and trust on their News Feed, Facebook is testing a button that users can tap to access additional information about where the stories came from. The additional information about a news article will be pulled from across Facebook and other source..
Google Launches Pixel 2 Smartphones, New Devices
Betting big on the best combination of artificial intelligence (AI), software and hardware, Google on Wednesday launched Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL smartphones, the smaller smart speaker "Home Mini", a larger version called "Home Max", high-performance convertible Chromebook called PixelBook and "Googl..
Facebook, Twitter To Testify Before US Congress, Google Mum
Facebook and Twitter will appear before US Congress to testify into Russian interference during the 2016 US presidential election while Google was yet to confirm. The three companies have been invited to testify before the Senate Intelligence Committee hearing on November 1, ReCode reported late ..
Google Must Improve Sales And Distribution For New Pixel Devices: Expert
As Google prepares to launch flagship devices Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL, the new devices can only compete with the other premium Android handsets if Google invests further in improving sales and marketing, an expert said on Tuesday. "Google's positioning in the smartphone space is still unclear and ..
Las Vegas Massacre: Google, Facebook, Twitter Failed To Curb Fake News
Technology giants Google, Facebook and Twitter -- already facing flak for presence of false news on their platforms -- failed miserably to stop publishing fake news related to Las Vegas massacre in which at least 59 people died and over 400 injured, media reported on Tuesday. According to a repor..
Google Set To Launch Pixel 2, More Devices
With the wait for new Apple iPhones and Samsung Galaxy Note 8 now over, Google is ready to unveil Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL smartphones, a smart speaker and a 'PixelBook' laptop in the US on October 4. According to a series of leaks from technology websites Droid Life and Android Authority, Google i..