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9 Rules For Emailing From Google Exec Eric Schmidt

Communication in the Internet Century usually means using email, and email, despite being remarkably useful and powerful, often inspires momentous …

Eric Schmidt

Google Has Been Recording You. Here's How to Delete the Files

This is not "OK Google."<p>You probably know that Google keeps track of everything you type into its search bar, just like it scans your email to …

Google tests tools that encourage you to pay for news

It's no secret that Google and conventional news outlets have a fraught relationship, and that's in no small part due to the problems publishers have turning Google searchers into paying customers. Why subscribe when you just read an article for free? It might soon give you more incentives to sign …

Supreme Court asked to nullify the Google trademark | Ars Technica

The case comes two months after court’s “offensive” trademarks ruling.<p>Is the term "google" too generic and therefore unworthy of its trademark …

Technology

Amazon’s sale makes now the perfect time to find out why everyone’s obsessed with Google Wifi

Google is known far and wide for its software and services. Can you even imagine what life would be like without products like Google Search, Gmail, …

Wi-Fi

Duo v16 adds new notification types and Notification Channels on Android O, tweaks UI for Audio/Video toggle [APK Download]

Article Contents<p>1 What's New<p>1.1 Special events & topics<br>• 1.2 Notification channels (Android O)<br>• 1.3 Audio/Video UI Changes (in testing?)<p>2 Download<p>While …

Android O

'Google Earth VR' Lets You Experience the Total Solar Eclipse Right Now

Whether or not you’re in the narrow band of ‘solar eclipse totality’ that’s making its way across the continental United States on Monday, August …

Google Earth

YouTube introduces ‘breaking news’ feed as it looks to muscle in on Twitter’s USP

YouTube has introduced a ‘Breaking News’ carousel to its mobile apps and homepage, a move that could indicate parent company Google wants to make it …

Social Media

[Deal Alert] Get a Google Wifi 3-pack and Home together for just $358 ($70 off) on the Google Store

Looking to put your older home into the 21st century? The Google Store has just the deal for you - while supplies last, you can pick up a Google Wifi …

Google WiFi

1 dead in plane crash near airport in Madras

One person is confirmed dead in a plane crash near Madras Municipal Airport early Saturday afternoon, Jefferson County Sheriff Jim Adkins said.<p>A fire …

Google Earth

Wear Mini Launcher starts showing pop-up ads after latest update

One of the most popular third-party apps for Android Wear is Wear Mini Launcher. As the name implies, it's an app launcher for your watch that tries …

This is everything Google knows about you - and how to switch it off

It turns out Google knows a lot about you - an awful lot, in fact.<p>But exactly how much is "an awful lot"?<p>Many are left wondering exactly what the …

Google Maps

This Amazon Assistant Extension Helps You Find the Best Deals

The free tool is a must-have for online shoppers.<p>Who <i>isn't</i> looking for the best possible deal out there???<p>If you're like us, you'll jump at the opportunity to score major deals online. Lucky for you, there's this nifty, free browser extension called Amazon Assistant that helps you make smarter …

Amazon

Google Wiki: How Stanford Students Larry Page And Sergey Brin Started It, The Apple Factor

Google is one of the biggest companies in the world. Founded in 1998 by Sergey Brin and Larry Page, it has since become one of the most successful …

Sergey Brin

Friday 5: Best Google Home features added since launch

Google Home has come a long way since it launched back in October of last year. The air freshener-shaped Assistant speaker was initially criticized for being a little lacking in features compared to Amazon’s competing Echo collection. However, ten months of software updates have made it a much more …

Google Home

Google's New Search App

Home/ Apps/ Google's New Search App<p><i>by</i><p>AxathSharma <i>on</i><p>August 19, 2017 <i>in</i> Apps<p>Can you think your life without google? Can your full day go without using …

How to enable and use Instant Apps on Android

Instant Apps make it easier to get things done on Android without downloading apps. Here's how.<p>Instant Apps are a neat idea: instead of downloading …

Android O

Google finally enables Bluetooth audio streaming for Home speaker

Google has enabled Bluetooth audio streaming for Google Home, according to <i>Android Police</i><i>.</i> The feature that was touted when the smart assistant was announced at Google I/O back in May. Google enabled the feature by accident back in June, but it seems this time everything is official.<p>The update means …

Google I/O

3 Women Who Quit Jobs at Google Share Stories of Workplace Racism and Sexism

Google has had a lot going on lately, and none of it looks great for women—especially those of color. There's the fallout of a former engineer's 10-page anti-diversity manifesto, the threat of a class-action lawsuit by 60 women alleging workplace sexism, and a Department of Labor investigation …

Diversity

Google adds six-second video preview feature for mobile search results on Android and Chrome app

In a major update, search engine giant Google has added a six second video previews to its mobile search results, the media reported on …

Google Maps

How I Explain Ranking Algorithms In SEO

Simplifying a massively complex algorithm sounds like a fool’s game. Google’s search algorithm is like a rope. A thick rope full of fibers. Some of …

Sergey Brin

Living with Chromebook: The Basics

In sharp contrast with my Windows 10 S experiences, Chromebook can be surprisingly usable. But there are many caveats: You need to pick the right …

Laptops

Google I/O 2017 app's source code released on GitHub to demonstrate the newest, best practices for Android devs

Every year for the past few years, Google releases an app for I/O attendees. Then, a few months afterwards, the company uploads the app's source code …

Google I/O

How to Improve Your MacBook's Battery Life in macOS High Sierra

One of the issues that some Mac users have been facing after updating to macOS High Sierra is that the battery drains very quickly. While this is …

iOS

WARNING: Google Says the Watermarks That “Protect” Your Images Can Be Automatically Erased

http://research.googleblog.com/2017/08/making-visible-watermarks-more-effective.htmlMany photographers use visible watermarks on the images they post …

Machine Perception

Silk Road: Google search unmasked Dread Pirate Roberts

You could buy any drug imaginable, wherever you were in the world, on the Silk Road website.<p>Hidden on the dark web, it made millions of dollars every week. The US government had been trying to shut it down for more than two years when tax agent Gary Alford was brought in to try to trace the money …

Silk Road

Google awarded patent on crazy 2-in-1 laptop design

Google patents a wild looking design that may show up in its next laptop.<p>Back before it became a line of phones, the Chromebook Pixel line was known …

Laptops

Android O will officially launch on August 21, on day of Solar Eclipse

August 19, 2017<p>Google has confirmed that it will reveal the Android O name on August 21 after the Solar Eclipse in the US and Time (EST) which is …

Android O

Here's everything we know about the LG V30 so far

LG will soon release the 2017 version of its V-series smartphone — a premium line focused on multimedia performance that’s known for technology …

Google I/O

Google Just Launched A Handy Tool That Will Save You From Seasonal Allergies

Earlier this week, Google unveiled a new feature that’s sure to delight seasonal allergy sufferers.<p>Using live data from Weather.com’s national “pollen index,” Google’s new search and app feature can alert you when common categories of pollens—trees, grass, or ragweed—are elevated in your area. This …

Google Apps