Google I/O

A look at the Android smartphones still to come in 2017

Like sands through the hourglass, so does the smartphone release cycle seem churn in perpetuity.<p>Samsung, LG, and HTC may have been first to bat with …

Mobile Technology

Google is here to make your job hunt a lot easier with its new search function

Job hunt got you down? Don’t worry, Google is here to make your job search much easier.<p>Google announced that it is rolling out a search function that …

Employment

Freshly baked Android O rumours point to Oatmeal Cookie – not Oreo

<b>Speculation is rife over what Google will name the next version of Android, with Android Oreo the overwhelming favourite. But newly highlighted</b> …

Google

Artificial Intelligence Smart Assistants: The Next Big Thing in Computing?

We’re almost halfway into 2017 (I know, can you believe it’s end of June already?) and one of the big themes emerging so far is the rise of the AI-powered digital assistants. Rapid improvements in key underlying technologies — voice recognition and natural language processing – are making these …

Automation

Web Development Top 10 Articles for the Past Month (v.June 2017)

<b>Between April and May,</b> we’ve ranked nearly 1,700 Web Development articles to pick the Top 10 stories that can help advance your career. (0.6% chance …

JavaScript

Google's job listings search is now open to all job search sites & developers

Do you have job listings you want to surface higher in Google? Google now has new structured data support of job listings.

Google

Google now using AI to put job listings right in your search results

As of today, certain job-related search-queries will yield job postings culled from different job boards — and they'll show up right in your search …

Google

Google wants to help you find your next job

If you’re hunting for a new job, Google just debuted a new AI tool that could aid your search.<p>At this year’s Google I/O, the company introduced a new …

Google

Google will help you Search for a job

Google wants to help you Search for a job. It may have seemed like one of the more boring Google I/O announcements last month, but Google’s new job …

Google

Difference Between Google: Marshmallow & Nougat

Google I/O Summit held in the year of 2015 unveiled the 6th major version of the Android Operating System code named as Android M. Just a year later, …

Google

Google’s new tool is changing the game for job seekers

What you need to know about... Google for Jobs.<p>The good<p>Less time hunting, more time applying as every job is only a Google Search away.<p>The bad<p>Google …

Employment

Google's new job search pulls in listings from all the top sites

The company says it’s using machine learning to help organize listings from different sources<p>Earlier this year at Google I/O, the search giant announced a new initiative named Google for Jobs. The goal is simple: leverage Google’s skills at organizing information to make finding jobs easier. Today, …

Google

For consumers, 'mixed reality' is a muddy message

It's not virtual reality (VR) versus augmented reality (AR). It's a spectrum from VR to actual reality. That makes sense to industry wonks, but it …

Augmented Reality

How Google is powering its next-generation AI

If you paid any attention to Google's big developer conference earlier this year then you'll know artificial intelligence is about to get big - …

Artificial Intelligence

Google For Jobs Launched

Google announced their new Google for Jobs feature at their Google I/O Developer Conference and now the company has launched their new Google for …

Google

NextVR: Google’s stand-alone VR headset will introduce iOS users to VR sports

If you have gone to a basketball game and never had to shout at an overzealous fan to get out of the way so you can watch the action, you must have …

Virtual Reality

Confirmed

Image: Getty Images<p>Google's smart benchtop speaker is coming to Australia mid-year, challenging Amazon's Alexa for pride of place in Aussie kitchens. …

Automation

NordVPN (for Mac)

MSRP <br>$11.95<p><b>Pros</b><p>Specialty servers, including streaming and Tor. Numerous servers and geographically diverse server locations. Six simultaneous Well …

Google

Simple, yet powerful features of Kotlin

I read about Kotlin, the simple, yet powerful language which can be Java alternative years ago when Jetbrains released their initial versions of …

Programming

Google’s Awareness API for building contextual Android apps now localizes time, holidays

One of the more interesting developments from last year’s Google I/O was the Awareness API. By understanding current context, Android apps can intelligently react based on what’s happening. The API is now being updated with Semantic Time support that automatically handles localization for …

Technology

Google Drive will soon back up your entire computer

Google is turning Drive into a much more robust backup tool. Soon, instead of files having to live inside of the Drive folder, Google will be able to …

Google

Google Android Excellence Launched, Competes With Apple's Refreshed App Store | International Business Times

Google on Tuesday launched Android Excellence, which will feature top apps and games specially selected. Android Excellence can be found within the …

Apps

Google Hires Key Apple Chip Architect to Build Custom Chips for Pixel Phones

Google has hired a veteran chip architect away from Apple and is now looking to build its own chips for future versions of its flagship Pixel phone,</i> …

Technology

Tech Ladies Founder Allison Esposito on Creating and Maintaining a Diverse Workplace

Even before Susan Fowler’s February post on the sexism and sexual harassment she witnessed during her year at Uber, gender in the tech industry has been a widely discussed topic. Earlier this month, I caught up with Allison Esposito, founder of Tech Ladies. Tech Ladies is a network of fifteen …

Diversity

The Case for Opting Out of Silicon Valley's 'Growth or Die' Culture

MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA – MAY 17: Google I/O 2017 Conference. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)<p>Last year, after seven years of bootstrapping my startup in Tel Aviv, I packed up my family and moved to New York to open our first U.S. office. I expected a smooth transition. Like New York, Tel Aviv is …

Silicon Valley

What does a great movie and a great app have in common? — Transitions

Developers have a hard time wearing a users hat. We know how much work animations and transitions are, and as such, we are often doing a cost versus …

Google

TPU 2.0 or AI for Everyone

At their last summit, I/O 2017, Google announced a brand new AI processor. It provides AI enthusiasts with new ways to drill down Machine Learning …

Machine Learning

Google Developer Challenge For Assistant Apps Open Until September

Google is giving developers a chance to win a trip to Google I/O 2018, and more than 20 other prizes. The Google Developer Challenge focuses on …

Google

Indonesia has reached tax deal with Google for 2016, finance minister says

JAKARTA (Reuters) - Indonesia has reached a tax settlement with Alphabet Inc's Google for 2016, the country's finance minister said, following a months-long dispute over allegations that the search giant had not made enough annual payments to the government.<p>A senior tax official had said in …

Indonesia