This content is blocked. Accept cookies to view the content.

Home / Google (page 84)

Google

Google: We want more Android users to set up work profiles on their personal phones

Work profiles let admins manage business apps and content on personal phones in a separate container. Image: Google Google will start encouraging more of its enterprise mobility customers to adopt Android for Work’s IT-managed work profiles. In June, Google will require users to create a work profile when they enroll …

Read More »

Google’s neural network-generated custom face stickers are like Bitmoji that aren’t horrible

So let me just say really quick that I really dislike Bitmoji. Pretty much everything about it/them. The one thing that’s good about Bitmoji is that the user really can easily customize a representative avatar, which is good for inclusion, even if the results are universally terrible in every way. …

Read More »

​Google launches event finder in mobile search

Google’s mobile search makes it easier to find events and buy tickets. Image: Google Google has rolled out a new mobile feature that makes it easier for its US users to find events and buy tickets. Google’s app for iOS and Android now offers an orderly rundown of upcoming events …

Read More »

Former US mental health chief left Google’s life sciences arm to launch his own health startup

Tom Insel, the former head of the U.S. National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH), has left his position at Google’s life sciences company Verily to found his own mental health startup, Mindstrong. First reported in Nature, the new startup will try to analyze a person’s mental health state using information on their smartphone. …

Read More »

Forget Microsoft and Google, Apple’s next tech arch-enemy is Amazon

Amazon Echo Show Amazon’s rapid expansion of its Echo hardware into the living room, and the rolling out of a calling service between devices presents a real threat to Apple. Must read: Better, faster, more reliable Wi-Fi in six easy steps It seems that Apple always has a tech arch-enemy …

Read More »

Matterport partners with Google to bring 3D Street View perspectives indoors

When you’re looking at moving into a new space, Street View is often a useful tool to get the general vibe of the area but it’s almost impossible to really tell what spaces look like indoors without physically being there. Today, users clicking through locations on Google Street View will start seeing …

Read More »

Google’s no-Linux Fuchsia: Now you can see what the new OS looks like

The Armadillo Android app shows some features in common with Android but also reveals a new take on how apps are organized. Image: Kyle Bradshaw/Hotfix/YouTube Google’s third operating system, Fuchsia, now has a system interface that offers a peek into what the OS might look like. Differing from Android and …

Read More »

Media Prima buys Rev Asia for $24M to create Malaysia’s largest digital media platform

The U.S. isn’t the only market where media companies are consolidating to offer an advertising platform to rival Facebook and Google. While AOL (which owns TechCrunch) is in the process of acquiring Yahoo, over in Malaysia a similar consolidation was announced this week — although not quite on the scale of AOL-Yahoo …

Read More »

Gmail fake Docs attack: Now Google tightens OAuth rules to block phishing

As well as the new phishing warnings that Google unveiled last week, it will also be updating its policies and enforcement on OAuth applications. Image: Google To prevent further fake Docs phishing attacks on Gmail users, Google says it will tighten enforcement of the OAuth system it uses for linking …

Read More »

Harman Kardon’s Cortana-powered speaker leaks ahead of launch

Microsoft wants in on the Google Home and Amazon Echo party. Harman Kardon makes this Echo-lookalike is made by Harman Kardon and it’s powered by Microsoft’s Cortana voice platform. The device apparently launches this fall and could be officially revealed later this week. Called the Invoke, the product page for …

Read More »

This content is blocked. Accept cookies to view the content.

This website uses cookies to give you the best experience. Agree by clicking the 'Accept' button.