Tag: Google

Google launches its first new app on Wear OS in years, and it’s…Gboard?

Google just launched a Wear OS version of Gboard. This is its first app launch on the platform in years. Gboard brings some new functionality to the wearable operating system that the previous Google Keyboard lacked. We expect more Wear OS announcements at Google I/O 2021, which might hopefully mean more apps. Google’s Wear OS […]

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Future Pixels may see ‘reduced quality’ unlimited backups in Google Photos

Credit: Jimmy Westenberg / Android Authority Google Photos could implement a new “Storage Saver” quality option in a future update. The option will allow future Pixel users unlimited and free backups but at a reduced quality. Unlimited image backups on Google Photos are drawing to a close next month. The change means that image storage […]

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Full Google I/O 2021 schedule teases news for Android and smart home tech

Google has outlined the full schedule for its virtual I/O 2021 event. The calendar hints at news for Android, Chrome OS, Google Assistant, and smart homes. Wear OS doesn’t have much of a presence, however. Google has posted the full schedule for I/O 2021, and it’s clear the all-virtual event will be chock full of […]

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Google briefly spoils the Pixel Buds A-Series launch

Google briefly teased the Pixel Buds A-Series with a (since removed) tweet. They’ll promise “quality” audio and easy pairing. Price, availability, and most specs are still mysteries. Google’s launch strategy for the Pixel Buds A continues to be… less than elegant. Mere weeks after an inadvertent teaser, the tech briefly posted (and has already removed) […]

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