A few weeks ago, Apple and Google announced a partnership to create standard APIs that use Bluetooth connections on smartphones for COVID-19 contact tracing. The companies will release apps based on the new technology on May 1, and it will get deeply integrated into iOS 14 and Android 11. Now, a story has shined the light on how this technology came to be and how it was developed.
Apple partnered with Goldman Sachs and launched the Apple Card last year. Now leaked images reveal that Google is working on Apple Card Cash rival and has partnered with multiple banks including CITI and Standard Federal Credit Union.
Apple and Google have joined hands during these tough times to bring better COVID-19 contact tracing technology through apps for smartphones. The technology will reportedly use Bluetooth and also feature better user privacy.
Apple released iOS 13.4 and macOS 10.15.4 updates earlier this week, and both the updates brought various new features and fixed a lot of bugs. However, it has also introduced a weird bug in the Safari web browser app that you should be aware of. So, what’s that bug? Well, continue reading to find out.
Various users across the globe have started reporting that they’re unable to access multiple Google services such as Gmail, Google Drive, and YouTube. This might be the effect of millions of people increasing their internet bandwidth consumption amid the COVID-19 lockdown.
Google’s in-house app for downloading and listening to podcasts is now available for iPhones and other iOS devices. The Google Podcasts app can now be downloaded on iPhones all over the world via the App Store. It is a free app with no in-app purchases.
Remember the immensely useful 3D Touch feature that Apple removed from all its iPhones with iOS 13? Well, Google is adding a similar feature to its Pixel smartphones with an update using just software.
There’s no doubt that the 2019 Mac Pro is an incredibly powerful machine. However, it looks like Google Chrome can bring any desktop computer to a standstill if we push it hard enough.
It has been fifteen years since Google Maps was first released. Quite hard to imagine, isn’t it? Well, to celebrate Google Maps’ 15the anniversary, the internet search giant has unveiled a shiny new icon and a few new features to go with it.
Google Paid $80 Billion to Play Store Developers, Half of What Apple Paid to Developers via App Store
Google has announced that it has paid $80 billion to Android developers via the Play Store until last quarter. However, the amount is half of what Apple paid to iOS developers through the App Store.