Google has freshly updated the Google Search app on iOS, introducing a News Feed section to the app. The news will be displayed based on the topics you choose, and also going by your search history on the app. The content will be driven by machine learning to provide relevant and important news articles as they break.
After a slight delay, Google today released its Backup and Sync app for Macs and PCs that lets one quickly and safely backup their files and photos to Google Drive and Google Photos.
European Commission Slaps Google with €2.42 Billion Fine for Unfairly Promoting Its Shopping Comparison Service
The European Commission today slapped Google with a staggering fine of €2.42 billion ($2.7 billion) for using its dominant search position to unfairly promote its own comparison shopping service over its competitors.
OnePlus, a company previously known for its over the top marketing tactics, today unveiled the OnePlus 5, a $479 iPhone 7-lookalike. The company was greatly applauded for the OnePlus 3/3T last year which was widely considered as among the best Android smartphones of 2016.
Making sure your files are secure, and easily accessible, is a huge feature, and Google wants to make it even easier by way of Drive.
The A-series of processors has been a hallmark for Apple and its iOS-based devices for quite some time now, with the latest iteration, the A10X Fusion, running the show in the brand new 10.5-inch iPad Pro (and the refreshed 12.9-inch variant, too).
In addition to the Essential Phone and a modular 360-degree camera accessory for it, Andy Rubin’s Essential also unveiled the Essential Home to take on Amazon’s Echo and Google Home. Purely based on its design, the Essential Home looks much better than Amazon’s Echo and Google Home.
It’s no secret that Apple Maps simply cannot match up to Google Maps in terms of coverage, details, and information. Nonetheless, it was believed that Apple was working aggressively on improving its mapping service and catch up to Google Maps. A comparison, however, shows just how far ahead Google Maps is and how rapidly Google makes changes to it to keep the information up to date.
Google Assistant is now available on the iPhone (well, at least in the US). Assistant is the manifestation of the future of Google, AI, and voice assistants. As we already know, Google is better at voice assistants and online services than Apple. But Google Assistant can’t really be compared to Siri as ultimately it’s an app and it can’t perform system functions that Siri can.