Google talking with brands about sponsoring “How To” videos in Google Assistant

Sources indicate that Google will launch Google Assistant-sponsored videos at Google I/O in May. This program would give brands the ability to sponsor their video content within Google Assistant. The source confirms...

Members of Google’s Area 120 want you to learn to code for free

A team from Google’s Area 120 just released a new app called Grasshopper that will help you learn to code for free. Similar to language-learning app Duolingo, Grasshopper guides you through...

Google Project Fi plans – what are your options?

Are you ready to dump those big carriers, with all their contracts, hidden charges, and unreasonable fees? There are some great options in the market, but many argue Google’s Project...

Amazon’s new Android web browser looks drab, probably is drab

Amazon has launched an Android web browser app in India called Internet: fast, lite, and private. The lightweight app, released in March, comes in at 2.7MB and includes a private mode.  Amazon could...

Google might be using the Pixelbook to test the mysterious “AltOS”

New commits pointed to an “AltOS” that Google might be working on for the Pixelbook. Not much else is known about the mode, though speculation points to it being a bridge...

“Turn right at the Arby’s” – Google testing landmark directions in Maps

Google is testing landmark directions in Google Maps, like “Turn right after the McDonald’s.” A limited number of users will see the testing. Some have already taken to Twitter to express...

Deal: Verizon takes $300 off the Pixel 2 XL, free Google bundle included

Even though the Pixel 2 XL is almost half a year old, it is still one of the best Android smartphones you can buy. It is also one of the...

Google’s Nest considering bid for Nokia’s ailing smart health business

Nest is reportedly one of four companies interested in buying Nokia Health. There are said to be a number of obstacles in the way that could stop Google from making the...

Google can use AI to isolate voices in a crowd – with impressive results

Google researchers have devised a deep learning model that can isolate individual voices in a video. The model aims to replicate the ability of humans to isolate certain sounds. The researchers hope...

Gmail might add self-destructing emails in future update

A new report says Google is adding new self-destructing email features in Gmail. The new “confidential mode” will reportedly let users set their emails to expire after one week, one month,...