Google and Salesforce place interest in bids to acquire Twitter
Published in News


Acquisition possible before end of year

In a recent turn of events on Friday, Google and Salesforce have made offers to acquire San Francisco-based social media giant Twitter to an estimated sum of $30 billion.

Google’s Allo App is a little too Snoopy
Published in News
Wednesday, 21 September 2016 12:14

Google’s Allo App is a little too Snoopy


Rats

Google’s new messaging app, Allo, is so snoopy that it might have to pay the Peanuts artist’s estate royalties.

Google to announce new smartphones October 4th
Published in Mobiles
Tuesday, 20 September 2016 05:29

Google to announce new smartphones October 4th


Built by HTC, launching with Android 7.1

Google recently released a short preview on YouTube indicating it will be launching two new flagship smartphone devices on October 4th in San Francisco.

Now Indonesia pursues Google over tax
Published in News
Monday, 19 September 2016 15:25

Now Indonesia pursues Google over tax


Now Indonesia pursues Google over tax

Google faces a big tax bill from the Indonesian government.

Google's Huawei-made tablet coming this year
Published in Notebooks
Tuesday, 06 September 2016 18:34

Google's Huawei-made tablet coming this year


7-inch screen and 4GB of RAM

According to the latest rumor, Google's Huawei-made 7-inch tablet will be released before the end of this year.

Google gives up on modular mobiles
Published in Mobiles
Friday, 02 September 2016 11:31

Google gives up on modular mobiles


A good idea shelved

Search engine outfit Google has mothballed a rather good idea to create modular mobile phones which allow parts to be updated when new tech comes available,

Sony unveils a list of Nougat-loving devices
Published in Mobiles
Wednesday, 24 August 2016 21:07

Sony unveils a list of Nougat-loving devices


Xperia... Sony has heard about the English language....

Following most other smartphone manufacturers which have released partial lists of devices that will be graced with Google's latest Android 7.0 Nougat OS, Sony has also "unveiled" its own negligee like list of devices.

Google's Daydream to be launched in a few weeks
Published in Wearables


Only for Daydream believers

Bloomberg claims that Google will be launching its Daydream VR platform in a few weeks.

Upcoming Nexus phones support exclusive Android 7.0 feature
Published in News


“Seamless updates” only for new devices


Earlier this week, Google released the first over-the-air updates of its fresh Android 7.0 N operating system to owners of a Nexus 5, 5X, 6, 6P, 9, Nexus Player, General Mobile 4G or Pixel C tablet. But the operating system will support one key new feature exclusively given to the company’s upcoming Nexus smartphone devices, at least for now.

Google Android 7.0 Nougat rolling out now
Published in Mobiles
Monday, 22 August 2016 22:36

Google Android 7.0 Nougat rolling out now


To plenty of Nexus devices

As we said before, Google's Android 7.0 Nougat has now started to roll out to supported devices.