Tag: Apps & Software

Google Assistant will soon be available on 1B devices, mostly thanks to Android phones

The biggest makers of voice command-powered devices are jockeying for prominence at CES this week, with Google and Amazon both using eye-popping numbers to tour their scale to the world. Today, in fact, Google revealed a seriously impressive number. One billion — that’s the number of devices the search giant says its Google Assistant virtual […]

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

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 devices featuring OLED screens. Fast forward to early January, and a Google engineer practically confirmed […]

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Google’s secret Android replacement will run Android apps

Google is far from officially confirming that it’s working on a new operating system catered to all things smart, including mobile phones, tablets, computers, wearables, and other gadgets. But we’ve seen an increasing number of reports revealing that Fuchsia development is moving forward, as well as one important official move from Google that suggests the […]

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Leaked photos reveal group calling and low light mode might come to Google Duo

One of the more interesting storylines out of Google in 2018 was the continued fractured nature of the company’s overall strategy when it comes to messaging apps and platforms. Whereas Apple has the simplicity of iMessage, and Facebook has successful standalone apps like WhatsApp and Messenger, Google’s attempts at presenting consumers with messaging tools continued […]

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