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Google Clarifies It Tracks User Location Even after ‘Location History’ Is Disabled

Google Clarifies It Tracks User Location Even after ‘Location History’ Is Disabled

Earlier this week, a report from Associated Press highlighted how Google continues to track the location of iOS users despite them turning off location history. The revelation led to Google receiving a flurry of criticism, though the company was quick to issue a statement clarifying why it collects location data of iOS users even with ‘Location History’ turned off.

Even With Location History Turned Off, Google Keeps Tracking You, Even on iOS

Even With Location History Turned Off, Google Keeps Tracking You, Even on iOS

If you use Google’s apps on your iOS device, like Google Maps or the search app, but have Location History turned off in an effort to prevent the company from keeping tabs on you, a new report has some bad news.

The Samsung Galaxy Home Smart Speaker Sure Looks Interesting

The Samsung Galaxy Home Smart Speaker Sure Looks Interesting

There were plenty of rumors out there suggesting Samsung was planning on jumping on the smart speaker bandwagon, and, sure enough, that is indeed the case.

Google Working on ‘Pixel Stand’ Wireless Charger for Pixel 3

Google Working on ‘Pixel Stand’ Wireless Charger for Pixel 3

Taking a cue from Apple’s book, Google seems to be working on its own wireless charger stand for the Pixel 3. A teardown of the latest Google app for Android points to the ‘Pixel Stand’, a wireless charging accessory with Google Assistant capabilities built-in.

YouTube is Testing a New ‘Explore’ Tab to Help Mobile Users Find New Content

YouTube is Testing a New ‘Explore’ Tab to Help Mobile Users Find New Content

Depending on your YouTube usage, you might not be coming across new content, or channels, on a regular basis. YouTube would very much like to change that.

Google Fined $5 Billion By EU For Illegal Android Practices

Google Fined $5 Billion By EU For Illegal Android Practices

The EU has fined Google a record $5 billion for its illegal Android practices which violated the antitrust laws. The European Commission accuses Google of using its position in the market to impose unfair restrictions on OEMs and mobile operators to create a monopoly in the search market. 

Google Adds Morse Code Support to Gboard for iOS and Android

Google Adds Morse Code Support to Gboard for iOS and Android

Google has updated Gboard for Android and iOS with the ability to write messages in Morse code. The addition of this feature will greatly help consumers with disabilities and allow them to easily communicate with others.

Google’s Email App, Inbox, Finally Supports the iPhone X

Google’s Email App, Inbox, Finally Supports the iPhone X

One of Google’s more popular apps is Inbox, its first-party email app. It’s popularity isn’t just on Android, though, with iOS users adopting the app as their own, too.

New Report Highlights Employees at Some Third-Party Email Apps Reading User Emails

New Report Highlights Employees at Some Third-Party Email Apps Reading User Emails

There are a variety of options for users who want to access email, but there’s no denying that Google’s option, Gmail, is the biggest of the big.

Google Being Sued for $4.3 Billion for Unlawfully Collecting Data of U.K. iPhone Users

Google Being Sued for $4.3 Billion for Unlawfully Collecting Data of U.K. iPhone Users

A group of iPhone users comprising of over 4.4 million people and known as Google You Owe Us have sued the search engine giant for unlawfully tracking their browsing history and collecting their personal information in the UK.