Google Photos

Google Photos for Android and iOS removes option to back up only when charging

In the coming months, Google Photos will add a slew of exciting features like Google Lens, Suggested Sharing, and Shared Libraries. But until then, some users have noticed that the option to only back up images and videos when charging has been removed.<p>Previously, Google Photos for Android and iOS …

Technology

A Corporate Expense Giant in the Making — Skift Corporate Travel Innovation Report

<i>The Skift Corporate Travel Innovation Report is our weekly newsletter focused on the future of corporate travel, the big fault lines of disruption</i> …

Hospitality

How Canadian Cities Are Described In Emojis

By now, you've likely embraced the emoji.You're sending it in texts, you're adding it to emails, you're even using it to search Google Photos.And who …

Canadian News

iOS & Google Photos: Getting Creative With Google Assistant

Start With Google Assistant & Create Custom Video Slideshows<p>Introduction to Google Assistant<p>Google periodically provides special holiday “Assistant” …

Google

10 photography apps you need for your travel photos

Did you see yesterday’s post about winning a Google Pixel Phone from EE? To celebrate EE’s recent announcement that all existing EE mobile pay …

Google Pixel

6 great Android features missing from iOS 11

Call me a flip-flopper, but the new features in iOS 11 have me thinking of jumping back to iOS after switching to Android barely a year ago.Indeed, the new version of iOS brings such enticing features as a revamped App Store, a customizable Control Center, and drag-and-drop for iPad users, plus …

Apple

Apple releases new iPhone ad focused on the ‘Memories’ feature

Apple first introduced the “Memories” tab in iOS 10. This feature automatically scans your photo library and creates smart albums depending on the date, location and content of the photos on your device. For instance, iOS is going to put together an album about your last vacation in Moscow, or an …

Apple

How do you take and edit pictures with your phone? [Roundtable]

There's more to taking a great pic that mashing the shutter button. Here's how we do it.<p>Having a great camera on your phone is a must in 2017. Even …

iPhoneography

Google Backup And Sync To Make Backing Up Your Files Much Simpler

Google is launching a new tool called Backup and Sync on June 28th. Google Backup and Sync will help users easily backup all their important files and photos to the cloud. Google Backup and Sync will be compatible with Macs and PCs and is considered the latest version of “Google Drive for Mac/PC,” …

Google

Google Backup & Sync app will help you maintain all your computer files

Why it matters to you<p>If you're a Google Drive user, you likely want it to be as easy as possible to sync your files across different platforms.<p>Google …

Google Drive

New Google Photos feature can generate a Father's Day album for you

Why it matters to you<p>Looking for a quick way to cook up a Father's Day photo album? Google Photos might be able to help.<p>Father’s Day is right around …

Google

Google Photos now lets you make Father’s Day movies, here’s how

Google Photos has long been able to automagically create videos from the photos and videos you upload to the service, but for Mother’s Day earlier this year Google added a feature that makes movies specifically for that occasion. Now, Google is appropriately extending that feature to Father’s Day, …

Father's Day

Google announces MobileNets, a family of mobile-first visual recognition models

Today Google has announced the release of MobileNets, a series of TensorFlow vision models built for comparatively low-power, low-speed platforms …

Machine Learning

Google Backup and Sync launches this month

Google Drive is a relatively simple, but convenient way to backup and share files between computers. Have a project you are working on at work? Throw …

Google Drive

Google announces 'Backup and Sync' for Windows and Mac, will replace desktop Google Drive client

The Google Drive client for Windows and Mac is.. decent. It's a bit buggy, and at least on Windows, seems to disconnect every once in a while for no …

Google Drive

Instagram rolls out archiving feature so you can hide unwanted photos without deleting them

The eyes may be a gateway to the soul, but the feeds of social media accounts can be even more revealing. Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and their ilk …

Instagram

Google Drive will soon back up any file or folder on your computer

If you use a cloud storage app on your PC, there's a good chance you use it as much for backing up your system as you do for accessing files on different devices. And Google knows it. The internet giant is reinventing its Drive desktop app as Backup and Sync, a tool that... well, just look at the …

Technology (India)

Google Photos backup settings change has users up in arms

At Google I/O late last month, the tech giant boasted how its artificial intelligence and machine learning advancements permeates a good number of …

Google

Google targets travel market with Flights service

Google has officially launched the Flights service today in Australia that lists available flights between global destinations.<p>Users can search for …

Air Travel

Selfie obsessions - What's it all about? - FinancialPartners (Tas)

<b>Selfie obsessions – What’s it all about?</b><p>Mirror on the wall<p><b>In 2013, “selfie” was officially added to the Oxford Dictionary. It refers to a person</b> …

Instagram

Death and the (Google) photo in your wallet

A few words about an extraordinary woman.<p>Last week, at 94 years, my grandmother Annette passed away. It was a peaceful passing, in her sleep, after …

United States

Here’s how to view your smartphone pictures anywhere for free

If you're snapping pictures with your smartphone, whether it's an iPhone or an Android device, you should be using Google Photos to back them up.<p>It's …

Apps

Are there folders in Gmail? (Plus answers to other popular Google searches)

When you're searching for answers, Google's autosuggest feature lets you know what other people are looking for when they start with the same search …

Google

Google Photos Now Suggests Photos to Archive Using A.I.

Google has been steadily adding features to their Google Photos app since I/O 2017. The new archive feature isn’t the most exciting of them, but it …

Google

How to master Google Photos

Tips and tricks for getting the most from Google’s great service<p>By now, you’ve almost certainly heard how good Google Photos is. Your friends, family, and coworkers are probably using it and singing the app’s praises. It makes backing up your photo library effortless. It can identify people — even …

Apple

Google Photos now auto-suggests images for archival

Google has launched a new smart archiving feature in Google Photos on iOS, Android and desktop that helps users quickly select photos to archive as a …

Google

Amazon Cuts Unlimited Photo Storage for Many Users

Well, this was nice while it lasted. Amazon is eliminating the unlimited photo storage option for Amazon Drive customers. The unlimited option was …

Unlimited

Best alternatives to pre-installed Google Android apps

Every Android user out there is used to getting their shiny new Android phone pre-loaded with a slew of Google Apps. From Maps to Hangouts, Google’s …

Apps

Google Photos Tip — Download Shared Photo to Mobile Device

A (Somewhat) Confusing Process Explained…<p>Introduction<p>The beauty of Google Photos is you have access to your images from anywhere, on any device. So …

iOS

It's Your Own Fault if You Lose Photos on Your Phone

The camera technology in today's phones is one of the most competitive areas of modern electronics. Every big phone release leads with the specs of …

Photography