Tag: Google

New Google Play Store Update on Android devices

What are the developments that Google play store can boast of recently? Well, I guess it has something new for those who have Android devices with them! The new message Google play carry with it is the change of its look. The implication will be felt on Android devices. There is a prospect that the new look of the Google Play Store has started to make its way across the Android universe. One may want to know the new features incorporated in this new look of the Google Play Store, formerly Android Market ( market://details?goToHome=1 ). There are two tabs ... Read more

Facebook, Google, Twitter, warned for EU consumer rights

The giant social media platforms of US were given the warning about the consumer rights which they were running out of the patience with the failure for complying the state’s standard of consumer rights protection. As the commissioner, Vera Jourova told a press conference in Brussels that she had got quite impatient. There are some terms and conditions for the US companies which lead to few unfavorable situations for the EU customers. Also, if the desire to create the bigger business while harvesting the benefit of the operations within the European market, the need to be compliant with these customer’s ... Read more

YouTube’s captioning system now recognizes sound effect

Thanks to advances in Google’s Machine Learning (ML) project that makes it possible to transcribe video to audio automatically on YouTube. Years ago, YouTube introduced an automatic captioning system that can transcribe videos to audios for better accessibility of content uploaded. Taking a closer look, Google realized that the audio transcription system was not enough to capture the impact of a video. Therefore, the company improved on the system by making it recognize and transcribe ambient sounds. The system is now able to recognize and transcribe sound effects like [Laughter], [Applause] and [Music] into words. However, for now, the system ... Read more

Google extends the “Smart Reply” feature to Android and IOS

As we all know that it is very easy to read your emails but replying to them may look a little bit tedious especially for those who are away or on a run, and this has made Google launch a feature known as “Smart Reply” to make replying messages easier and to save the time taken. Smart Reply uses machine-learning algorithm to reply to email. Using the algorithm, Smart reply can read incoming messages and by this, it will be able to suggest simple and appropriate replies to them (like “Sure”, “Yes”, Thank You” or maybe any other words). However, ... Read more

Google replace Google Talk for Hangouts

After 12 years of services, Google has finally planned to retire Google talk services for Hangouts. Hangout was released in 2013 with more features than the Google talk chat services with hope to substitute Google talk by placing it in Gmail sidebar to replace Google talk that was formally placed there, but users prefer using Google talk to Hangout. Although this may be a bad news for those who are in love with Google talk but it is for the sake of the users. Google has planned to forcefully move G-chat users to Hangout by June 26, 2017. However, in ... Read more

Google Sets Up Antimalware on Chrome and Search to Protect your Phone

The acceptance rate of mobile phones continues to rise, with Android foremost. The open-source working system led by Google is now available on more than half of all possible smartphones. This massive user base has captured the courtesy of cybercriminals, who have begun to duple down on their energies to illegally get personal data from Android owners. Google at present shows a cautionary message when you try to download malicious app, and the quest giant is now growing its determinations with the SafeBrowsing initiative to guard you from visiting websites that are highlighted for malware. Chrome has been modernized to ... Read more

Google’s Supersonic Fun Voice Messenger converts the Audio Messages into Emoji

One of the biggest social media company, Google is working on the making of a messaging app, but this time it decided to work in the realm of audio space. At the start of this week, there has been a word going through the news, “SXSW,” the first app made from the Google’s incubator, Areas 120, but was available only for the iOS platform. Fortunately, it didn’t take much time to another messaging app to pop up in the Play Store. The Google’s novel messaging app, “Supersonic Fun Voice Messenger” app works for both iOS and Android and is the ... Read more

Google rolled out Android 7.1.2 Nougat in Pixel C and Nexus Player

Pixel C and Nexus player will get the latest version of Google mobile OS which is Android 7.1.2 nougat. The rumored date for the update in Pixel C and Nexus player was April 3 but it came before that date. Now Android 7.1.2 Nougat is available in the market and in some time, It will come to many devices. Google had already confirmed that this update would come to certain Nexus and Pixel devices including Nexus 5x, Nexus 6p, Pixel and Pixel XL. Nexus 6 and Nexus 9 will not receive the update of this operating system because these devices are ... Read more

Google updated its Photo and Duo Apps to reduce Data Bandwidth

Now, it is possible for android users to backup images even when you are having weak network signal strength or when you are not connected to the internet. Google now introduce an app that allows android users to save the preview version of photos when they are offline and can later save them when online. However, with this feature, it is now possible for users to save their favorite images in preview quality first. The feature is added to improve the time taken by imaging and duo app to load and send images. Google Photo This feature is added so ... Read more