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YouTube switches to HTML5 by default; proves Steve Jobs was right about Flash

YouTube switches to HTML5 by default; proves Steve Jobs was right about Flash

The biggest video platform on the web is finally ditching Flash. YouTube has announced that all videos will now load in HTML5 by default when you watch them in a number of popular browsers, including Chrome, Firefox, and Safari.

Sheriffs are rallying to get Google to shut down a police-tracking feature in its Waze app

Sheriffs are rallying to get Google to shut down a police-tracking feature in its Waze app

Waze, which was purchased by Google for upwards of $966 million in 2013, is a popular app that provides real-time information regarding traffic and conditions out on the road. It also features a way to keep tabs on police officers out on the road, too.

Google’s wireless service could launch as early as the first half of 2015

Google’s wireless service could launch as early as the first half of 2015

On January 22, reports surfaced that Google is seriously considering launching its own name within the wireless carrier industry, thanks to partnerships inked with T-Mobile and Sprint, the fourth and third largest carriers in the United States, respectively.

Google set to become a wireless carrier after signing deals with Sprint and T-Mobile

Google set to become a wireless carrier after signing deals with Sprint and T-Mobile

According to two separate reports from The Information and The Wall Street Journal, Google is working on directly selling wireless services to consumers in the United States. 

The best way to setup Gmail on your iPhone or iPad

The best way to setup Gmail on your iPhone or iPad

If you use Gmail or Google Apps for email, then there are few ways to access your email account on your iPhone or iPad. Even if you’ve already setup your Gmail account on your iPhone or iPad, I strongly recommend to read this article, as you may be doing it wrong.

Google Chrome still doesn’t use iOS 8’s WKWebView that would offer improved performance due to “significant technical limitations”

Google Chrome still doesn’t use iOS 8’s WKWebView that would offer improved performance due to “significant technical limitations”

One of the reasons I was excited about iOS 8 was because it was supposed to bring the same Javascript performance as Safari to third-party apps.

Google Chrome for iOS updated with Material Design, Handoff and more

Google Chrome for iOS updated with Material Design, Handoff and more

Google’s Chrome web browser for iOS was today updated to version 40.0.2214.61 that adds a number of new features, including an all new design based on Google’s Material Design language.

How to access your Mac or PC on your iPhone or iPad with Chrome Remote Desktop

How to access your Mac or PC on your iPhone or iPad with Chrome Remote Desktop

Google launched the Chrome Remote Desktop iOS app to let you access your PC or Mac from anywhere in a secure fashion. Here’s how you use it.

Apple’s Phil Schiller gives insight on Google Glass in leaked email exchange

Apple’s Phil Schiller gives insight on Google Glass in leaked email exchange

Google Glass has been around for just longer than a little while now, and it’s certainly a unique piece of wearable technology that the company is hoping will take off at some point in the future.

Google Maps now gives lane guidance for 20 cities in India

Google Maps now gives lane guidance for 20 cities in India

Google has just rolled out the lane guidance feature in Google Maps in India, after rolling out the feature in Germany, France, Italy, Spain, the UK and Ireland last month.