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If you have ever lived in New York City or experienced commuting in the city’s region, mostly through the subway, then you must have experienced annoying incidents, interminable delays, and very unpleasant congestions. It’s very likely you would spend hours for a commute that should have taken just a few minutes. The nightmare is gradually getting worse as more people travel to the city daily for work and as the infrastructure gets older. Google thinks there’s a way to soften the challenge. A new Waze-like app called “Pigeon” is bein...
Okay, so a lot of changes are happening on the YouTube platform. First of all, it is launching a new music streaming service, YouTube Music on Tuesday, May 22. Secondly, YouTube Red, a paid membership service which offers an interrupted audio & video experience is now rebranded as YouTube Premium. Google is fundamentally streamlining the world’s biggest online source of online audio-video content, YouTube. Let us check out what is exactly going on the offline site. YouTube Music YouTube Music is a new streaming service in the...
Google parent Alphabet, Inc. reported pretty solid profits, snubbing low-water mark Wall Street targets with 23% revenue growth in Q1. The better-than-expected performance also got a multibillion-dollar boost from the company’s investments in Uber Technologies, Airbnb and other startups. Alphabet’s net profit jumped 73% to $9.4 billion in the first quarter, up from $5.4 billion in the same period last year. The earnings growth is the strongest since the firm’s fourth quarter of 2009. The strong performance highlights the company’s h...
It appears that Google is rebranding its Android Wear as Wear OS soon. Redditor, /u/H3x0n posted a screenshot under subreddit/r/AndroidWear that displays a new name and logo when requested to set up an Android Wear smartwatch under Nearby notification. The Nearby feature helps to detect and pair-up with near Android devices and services. The new logo takes inspiration from Google Assistant, which serves as integration service in the Android Wear. It has ‘W-shaped’ design along with two slashes and two dots in Google colors. Th...
During the event of Google Pixel 2, the company had announced that they shall be launching AR stickers. That dream has finally come true for all picture lovers. Those in possession of a Pixel phone can now easily be privy to the service. Google AR stickers will include things like Foodmoji, balloons, 3D text and other festival-related stuff. Furthermore, it is also said that Pixel users shall have the opportunity to get clicked with their favorite characters from Stranger Things as well as Star Wars. Google has been trying to constan...
Isn’t it annoying when your mobile data gets exhausted because an app is sucking all your data without your knowledge. Data packs are the most prized possession on your phone because more than half of our apps require us to make use of the net. But, what if we tell you that you no longer have to worry about apps stealing your additional data? Google has heard our pleas and built a new app, Datally that studies and draws our attention to other apps working in the background making use of the data. What Datally basically does... Bas...
It seems like no longer can our passwords be the safe word that we take refuge in. Around 15 percent of the internet users have complained about their mail or social media accounts being hacked by unknown sources. In order to look into the matter, Google assigned a research team to find out how these accounts are being hacked. The Google research team collaborated with the cyber security experts from the University of California Berkeley. What's the findings? The research that started in the March of 2016 was finally concluded thi...
Google Deepmind’s AlphaGo AI won the first of the three-part match against the world’s number one Go Player Ke Jie. Also last year, Alpha Go topped the Chinese Grandmaster Lee Sedol, and grabbed the whole attention, marking a breakthrough by beating the professional ancient game of Go. Google, however, at that time made a clear shout out with the victory that it was just a beginning. At the birth nation of Go, on Tuesday, Google’s computer program made a victory defeating the world’s best player of the humankind’s most complicated ...
The top hacker news on Techcrunch states that Google is acquiring Kaggle, the world’s largest community of data scientists and developers. It is a platform that hosts machine learning contests, top datasets and other competitions to write and share code. The 7-year-old start-up is the top open data platform that helps the users to learn, work and play; bearing the seamless data. Kaggle, the largest community of data scientists Kaggle is a widespread community of about half a million data scientists. They compete with each other ...
Google is now focusing on developing new types of hardware in order to keep up with the competition with other tech giants. There has been a craze for smartwatches for a while now, but gradually its excitement is reducing. Google has decided to rekindle the excitement associated with this gadget. The company’s project manager Jeff Chang announced on Thursday that the most successful internet giant will launch two Android wear watches in 2017. When the advent of smartwatches had taken place in the world of gadgets, Google had initiall...