Tag: Google

App Review, Applications

These Android apps have been tracking you, even when you say stop

February 14, 2019


Some apps may track your activity over time, even when you tell them to forget the past. And there’s nothing you can do about it. Roughly 17,000 Android apps collect identifying information that creates a permanent record of the activity […]

Linux / Others, Operating System

Chrome OS could be getting virtual desktops

February 14, 2019

Via: Tech Radar

A video has emerged that demonstrates virtual desktops being used on Chrome OS, which suggests that Google is looking to incorporate the feature into its operating system for Chromebooks. The feature, which will apparently be called ‘virtual desks’ was found […]

News and Press

Google paid Apple almost $10 billion in 2018

February 13, 2019

Via: Pocket Now

It is a well-known fact that Google is paying loads of cash to Apple for featuring its search solution on iPhone, iPad, and other products. While neither confirmed nor denied, the deal exists; however, the amount Google is paying Apple […]

Android Phone, Products

The Pixel 4 is several months away, but one new feature has already been confirmed

February 11, 2019

Via: Boy Genius

Google is already working on the fourth-generation Pixel handset, which is likely launching this October. That means it’s simply to early for Pixel 4 leaks, although we do know that the handset will run Android Q out of the box. […]

Android, Operating System

Android Q release date, features and rumors

January 30, 2019

Via: Tech Radar

Google’s Android Q release date and features are what we’re focusing on in 2019, even though the last update, Android 9 Pie, is still slowly rolling out to smartphones after its launch last August. The new version of the mobile […]

Android, Operating System

Next version of Android might finally get a dark theme

January 17, 2019

Via: Mashable

Programmers, night owls and dark lords have been asking for a system-wide dark theme on Android since forever, and it seems Google has finally listened. Android Q, which is currently in the very early stages, has a built-in dark theme […]

Android Phone, Products

Google Pixel 3 Lite fully revealed in hands-on video

January 17, 2019

Via: Tech Radar

News about the Google Pixel 3 Lite has been quiet lately, but it could be set to launch imminently, as someone has seemingly got hold of the handset and it looks more or less finished. In a video, Andro News […]

Laptops, Products

Chromebooks Are Finally Getting This Windows Feature

January 14, 2019

Via: LaptopMag

As Google gets more and more serious about Chrome OS, we’re seeing the system gain new tricks (many in the Google Pixel Slate). Its latest new option though, looks to be a feature that’s surprisingly not there right now, according […]

Android, Operating System

Google just confirmed Android Q is getting the Dark Mode you’ve always wanted

January 7, 2019

Via: Boy Genius

Google told the world a couple of months ago that it was wrong to push developers to use white backgrounds on their apps. A study the company conducted revealed that dark backgrounds and Dark Modes reduce energy consumption significantly on […]

Android, Linux / Others, Operating System

Google’s Fuchsia OS will likely support Android apps whenever it materializes

January 3, 2019

Via: Phone Arena

While Google has been (not so) secretly working on a project internally codenamed Fuchsia for at least a couple of years, its development appears to have ramped up recently, with a large team of over 100 engineers rumored to be […]