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YouTube for iOS now supports vertical videos and push notifications

YouTube for iOS now supports vertical videos and push notifications

Google has updated its YouTube app for iOS to add support for vertical videos and push notifications. Users now have the ability to watch vertical videos in fullscreen while retaining their orientation, so that they’re a lot less painful to watch.

Apple stops selling Nest thermostat through its online and retail stores

Apple stops selling Nest thermostat through its online and retail stores

Apple today confirmed to Mashable that it has stopped selling Google’s Nest thermostat in its retail and online stores across the world.

Google launches Spotlight Stories for mobile storytelling immersion

Google launches Spotlight Stories for mobile storytelling immersion

Reading stories on a mobile device has always been something that’s been possible, but Google wants to make it a bit more immersive with a new app available for the iPhone.

Google Chrome for iOS gets navigation gestures, Physical Web compatibility

Google Chrome for iOS gets navigation gestures, Physical Web compatibility
Google has rolled out a big update for its Chrome browser for iOS that not only adds useful navigation gestures, but also brings Physical Web compatibility, allowing you to see an interact with smart devices in the world around you.

Google adding a buy button for certain mobile search results

Google adding a buy button for certain mobile search results

Google is always looking for ways to improve, or alter, search results, and for the heavy shopper out there, a new addition may be a welcomed one.

Google Hangouts updated with focus on Material Design, a new dialer and more

Google Hangouts updated with focus on Material Design, a new dialer and more

Material Design has been the aesthetic choice for Google for a bit of time now, but that doesn’t mean all of its apps on all available platforms have been updated to reflect that just yet.

Google Play Music introduces ad-supported free tier ahead of Apple Music’s debut

Google Play Music introduces ad-supported free tier ahead of Apple Music’s debut

Google has decided that it will jump into the curated “radio” format for its streaming service, as it announces an ad-supported new tier.

Google Chrome update improves laptop battery life by intelligently pausing Flash content

Google Chrome update improves laptop battery life by intelligently pausing Flash content

Flash content is still out there, and for those that try to navigate the web and find it tends to slow things down for you, or even drains battery life, Google is aiming to fix it.

Google to launch a standalone app for Street View app with 360-degrees camera support

Google to launch a standalone app for Street View app with 360-degrees camera support

Google will launch a new Street View app in August that will make it easier for users to upload their own photo spheres to Google Maps. 

Google clarifies privacy issue in new Photos storage service’s licensing language

Google clarifies privacy issue in new Photos storage service’s licensing language

At the end of May, Google held its annual I/O conference, and during the major keynote unveiled a brand new feature called Photos.