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Google dethrones Apple as world’s most valuable company in after hours trading

Google dethrones Apple as world’s most valuable company in after hours trading

Though Apple is the world’s most valuable company, it may not be for much longer. Alphabet, aka Google, reached a market valuation of $533.4 billion, briefly surpassing Apple’s $532.7 billion valuation. 

Google to imitate the iPhone’s business model for their Nexus smartphone lineup

Google to imitate the iPhone’s business model for their Nexus smartphone lineup

According to a report, Google is hoping to gain more control over its Nexus smartphone lineup by following a business model set out by Apple’s iPhone. 

Top 10 tips for web browsing with Chrome on iPhone and iPad

Top 10 tips for web browsing with Chrome on iPhone and iPad

There are many people out there that use their iPhone or iPad as their main internet surfing device. Mobile devices and cellular networks are now strong enough to support basically anything you can down on your computer. So, since web browsing on mobile is so popular you’d think there would be competition amongst browser providers. There is not. Google Chrome for iOS is a fan favorite even on devices that come with Safari by default.

Google’s Chrome iOS app is now faster and crashes less than previous versions

Google’s Chrome iOS app is now faster and crashes less than previous versions

When you’re using an app, having it crash on you can be a real inconvenience. For anyone that’s used the Chrome iOS app and has suffered this from time-to-time, things are looking better.

Google’s Matias Duarte wants to break away from the grid of icons

Google’s Matias Duarte wants to break away from the grid of icons

Google’s Matias Duarte has a daunting task ahead of him, as does Google as a whole, when it comes to the design of the things we use every day. But it sounds like he’s up to the challenge.

Google promotes its iOS and Android apps on Google.com

Google promotes its iOS and Android apps on Google.com

Head over to Google.com and you will find a present waiting for you from the company. The present — ‘Unwrap the best of Google for Android and iOS’ — is a link to all the apps that the company has available for download for both iOS and Android

Google working on a new smarter messaging app to take on Facebook Messenger

Google working on a new smarter messaging app to take on Facebook Messenger

The Wall Street Journal citing “people familiar with the matter” has published a report that claims Google is working on a new messaging service for mobile that will take advantage of its AI and “so-called chatbot technology.”

iPhone 6s is top of Google’s ‘Year in Search’ list for 2015, Apple Watch in third

iPhone 6s is top of Google’s ‘Year in Search’ list for 2015, Apple Watch in third

Google has published its latest “Year in Search” list, highlighting popular search terms for 2015, and Apple’s new iPhone 6s is right at the top of the consumer tech category. Apple Watch also appears in third, while iPad Pro — the only other Apple device in the top ten — is placed in fourth.

Google Maps adds offline navigation, gas prices, and more in latest update

Google Maps adds offline navigation, gas prices, and more in latest update

Recently, it was revealed that, on iOS, Apple Maps is used three times as much as the leading competitor, Google’s own Google Maps.

Google’s Nexus 6P reviewed: ‘The best Android smartphone this year’

Google’s Nexus 6P reviewed: ‘The best Android smartphone this year’

At the end of September of this year, Google introduced a pair of new Nexus-branded smartphones, one of which, the Nexus 6P, was confidently placed in the high-end market.