Tag Archive: Google


Ford CEO refuses to let Apple and Google take the wheel

Apple’s CarPlay and Google’s Android Auto are the two hottest options right now for car infotainment systems, but if you’re hoping that Ford will give you a pure CarPlay experience in one of their upcoming vehicles, you might as well…

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Siri doesn’t like it when you confuse her with Google Now

Siri’s the O.G. (Original Gangsta) personal assistant, and she doesn’t like it when you confuse her with her upstart rivals from Google or Microsoft. The revelation was discovered by Twitter user and tech writer Danny Sullivan, who found that spurring his…

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Google gets a surprise in search for Loch Ness Monster

If anyone can find the Loch Ness Monster, it’s Google; nothing can escape its sophisticated Street View cameras. When the search giant visited the Scottish loch to celebrate the 81st anniversary of the legend of Loch Ness with the help…

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Getting the new MacBook? Avoid Google Chrome for better battery life

There’s no question that Google Chrome is one of the best web browsers you can get, but it’s long been a resource hog under OS X. By simply avoiding it on the new MacBook, your battery could last more than three…

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Google ‘close’ to bringing Android Wear support to iPhone

We’ve been patiently waiting for Google to make Android Wear watches compatible with the iPhone, and according to a source in Google’s development team, the search giant is now closer than ever to marrying the unlikely duo. Reports that claimed Android…

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Google puts Pac-Man inside your Maps

Google has kicked off the April Fools’ Day festivities early this year by putting Pac-Mac inside of Google Maps. The game turns real-life roads into a virtual maze, and the more roads there are, the trickier it gets. The game works inside…

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WhatsApp might make chat backup painless with Google Drive

Transferring your WhatsApp data to a new device can be a pain — particularly if you’re switching from Android to another platform, or vice-versa. But WhatsApp looks set to make it a whole lot easier by giving users the ability…

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Google Glass isn’t dead, it’s just getting ready for users

Google’s first foray into wearables didn’t do as well as the company expected. Despite closing the Google Glass explorer program in January though, Eric Schmidt says the project isn’t dead yet. It’s just getting ready for users. Nest founder Tony…

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Google teams with TAG to give the rich an Apple Watch alternative

With smartwatches set to take over the world, TAG Heuer is determined not to go down easy like other Swiss watchmakers. The company is teaming up with Google and Intel to build a high-end Android Wear watch that will give wealthy…

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