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Google Drive updated to support uploading files from other apps and more

Google Drive updated to support uploading files from other apps and more

On Tuesday, December 16, Google announced via its official Google+ page that Google Drive had been updated to expand its usefulness.

Google Wallet for iOS updated with iPhone 6 and Touch ID support

Google Wallet for iOS updated with iPhone 6 and Touch ID support

Google has just rolled out an update for its Google Wallet app on iOS with Touch ID integration. The update also optimizes the app for the latest generation iPhones, and also includes a feature that makes it easy to split bills between friends. 

Google Now integration with Nest Learning Thermostat now available

Google Now integration with Nest Learning Thermostat now available

Google has always aimed to integrate everything it can, from apps to features, across whatever devices it can. Now, the Nest Learning Thermostat is getting the integration treatment.

Google Maps now gives lane guidance for drivers in Europe

Google Maps now gives lane guidance for drivers in Europe

Google has just rolled out the lane guidance feature in Google Maps for highways in Germany, France, Italy, Spain, the UK and Ireland.

Google iOS app updated with Material Design, Maps integration and more

Google iOS app updated with Material Design, Maps integration and more

Google today updated its iOS app to version 5.0 with a completely revamped design, in line with its Material Design language. The app also adds a lot of new features, including maps integration, recent searchers and more.

What Apple Can Learn from Google

What Apple Can Learn from Google

Apple is a lovable beast, and a brilliant hype machine. As such, it can be easy to see new features in iOS only as miraculous pearls of innovation. But in the broad light of day, and the broader light of the technology world, Apple is no longer the unrivalled talismanic leader. In case you needed proof — remember when Notification Center was added with iOS 7? You know the custom keyboard and social extensions that have arrived with iOS 8? They were all preceded by direct equivalents on Android.

Apple-backed Rockstar consortium and Google have agreed to settle patent litigation

Apple-backed Rockstar consortium and Google have agreed to settle patent litigation

The consortium of companies that includes Apple, Microsoft and others known as Rockstar has reportedly agreed to settle with Google regarding a major patent litigation.

Google Drive updated to version 3.3, adds support for Touch ID and more

Google Drive updated to version 3.3, adds support for Touch ID and more

Google has been busy updating its apps to match the Material Design aesthetic it’s introducing across its apps and services, like with the latest update to Google Maps, but this update to Google Drive is all about support for iOS 8 and the newest iPhones.

Inbox by Gmail invitations opening up to everyone for one hour, November 5

Inbox by Gmail invitations opening up to everyone for one hour, November 5

Inbox by Google was announced at the tail-end of October, and the invite-only email app quickly grew in popularity immediately after. Now, Google is ready to share the wealth. But only for a limited time.

Google Maps gets the Material Design update, rolling out to iPhones in ‘the next few days’ [Update: Rolling it now]

Google Maps gets the Material Design update, rolling out to iPhones in ‘the next few days’ [Update: Rolling it now]

Google is busy updating its Android platform to Android 5.0 Lollipop, but their new aesthetic approach, called Material Design, extends far beyond just the search giant’s mobile platform.