Tag: Google

OnePlus Merger With Oppo Could Be Big for Android

The OnePlus may be positioned to be an even bigger player with Oppo’s backing. Photo: Sam Rutherford / Gizmodo One over-used description of Android is...

How Big Tech created a data ‘treasure trove’ for police

When U.S. law enforcement officials need to cast a wide net for information, they’re increasingly turning to the vast digital ponds of personal data created...

Google Might Be Working on a Find My Network to Rival Apple’s

Photo: Robyn Beck / AFP (Getty Images) With the release of Apple’s AirTags, we’ve all seen just how powerful and useful the company’s Find My...

Big Tech in Focus Next Week as US House Panel Votes on New Antitrust Bills

The US House Judiciary Committee will vote next week on a package of recently introduced antitrust bills including several targeting the market power of Big Tech,...

Startup surge: IPOs in our backyard

In the last decade, India has created over 100 unicorns with a combined market capitalisation of $240 billion, rapidly closing the gap with the US...

Google Is Releasing 6 New Features For Android This Summer

Image: Google Android 12 isn’t expected to be ready for its official release until later this fall, but in the meantime Google is rolling out six...

Inside the fight to reclaim AI from Big Tech’s control

Among the world’s richest and most powerful companies, Google, Facebook, Amazon, Microsoft, and Apple have made AI core parts of their business. Advances over the...

How to Transfer Contacts From iOS to Android Phone

A lot of users make the switch between iOS and Android, and vice versa. Apple and Google’s mobile operating systems respectively have differences setting them...

Android 12 Beta 2 Brings New Privacy Features for Pixel 3, Newer Models

Android 12 beta 2 is out for Google Pixel phones and it brings some of the privacy features that were showcased at Google I/O last...

Google Releases Second Android 12 Beta With New Features

Image: Google Google released the first Android 12 beta at Google I/O back in May, but that version didn’t have all the new updates and...

Stadia Support Is Finally Comes to Android TV Boxes

Photo: Alex Cranz Stadia always seemed like a perfect fit for Google’s homegrown smart TV OS, and now, more than 18 months after Stadia’s initial...

Apple and Google Go All In On Digital Car Keys

Screenshot: Apple Apple today announced expanded support for digital car keys in iOS 15 during its WWDC keynote. Combined with Google’s recent Android announcements at...

View: India cannot let intermediaries like Google and Facebook bankrupt our news organisations

Technology is now all-pervasive. We are, however, faced with the unintended consequences of the ubiquity it enjoys across almost all aspects of our lives. One...

10 Tips to Get the Most Out of Android Auto

Image: Google Google’s Android Auto is more than six years old now, and it’s changed a fair bit in that time. The latest version is...

Android 12 Feature Will Let You Opt Out of App Tracking

Google will soon let you opt-out of third-party tracking from any app you download from the Play Store. Photo: Florence Ion/Gizmodo With Apple’s developer conference...

Pixel Buds A Review: Sweet Wireless Simplicity

Photo: Sam Rutherford/Gizmodo There was a time not too long ago when it felt like a lot of Google’s devices lacked an identity. But since...

Android 12 to Block Third-Party Apps from Customising Sharing Menu: Report

Google is streamlining the way its users share links, images, and videos throughout apps in Android 12 by restricting third-party apps from replacing the native...

Google Pixel 6, Pixel 6 Pro Leaked Renders Show Striking New Design; Pixel Watch Surfaces as Well

Google Pixel 6 and Pixel 6 Pro (not official names) leaked renders show a significant shift in the design language for the upcoming series compared...

Android 12 Public Beta Now Available: How to Install the Latest Software, What’s New

Android 12 public beta is now live. Google unveiled Android 12 at its I/O 2021 keynote on Tuesday, May 18 with a redesigned user interface...

A Phone That’s Perfectly Customized to You

Meet Android 12’s new look: Material You.Photo: Florence Ion / Gizmodo Android 12 is bringing a new design called Material You, and it’s the most...

Google Pixel 6 Leaks Show Some Surprisingly Impressive Hardware

Now that Google has given everyone a big preview of Android 12, everyone is wondering about the next batch of Google devices slated to run...

Android 12: The Most Promising Features Google Announced at I/O 2021

Android 12 debuted at Google I/O 2021 keynote earlier this week. The new Android version has a list of customisations and vivid colour effects. Google...

Android 12 Beta Hints at New Pixel Phones, Including a Foldable Pixel

Photo: Sam Rutherford The first public beta for Android 12 was released earlier this week, and hidden in the code are some significant clues that...

Nest Update Will Make Google’s Smart Home Work With Matter

Matter will unify all your Google Nest devices and compatible accessories under one roof. Image: Google Google is going all in with Matter, the new...

Google I/O 2021 Keynote Highlights: Android 12, Wear OS, Maps, Photos Updates; LaMDA, Project Starline Announced

Google I/O 2021 keynote took place on Tuesday where CEO Sundar Pichai and his team of executives announced a list of new developments, including the...