Tag: Google IO

ROLI BLOCKS finally supported on Android devices, NOISE app enters the scene

Over at the Google I/O 2017 Conference, the ROLI BLOCKS are shown off because it is finally getting Android support. The company behind it...

Searching for apps now faster, more convenient with the Assistant App Directory

Google isn't just improving your device's memory management by launching the Android Instant Apps. The company is also introducing an Android Assistant App Directory...

Android Instant Apps now ready for all developers

Android Instant Apps will soon allow no full installation of apps on mobile devices before you can use them. This is one way to...

Google Calendar, Todoist finally have 2-way, real-time sync

If Todoist and Google Calendar are part of your daily productivity process, then you were probably wishing you could easily sync the two of...

Google working with Qualcomm for standalone VR headset, HTC and Lenovo to manufacture

News from Google I/O 2017 is coming in thick and fast, and we have interesting news on the virtual reality (VR) front. Google is...

Google Assistant expands to more devices and countries, also coming to iPhones

The Google Assistant, has no doubt, overtaken Siri and Cortana. Its closest rival right now is Alexa but Google definitely has an advantage. Google...

Google hits major milestones, Android now has 2bn global monthly users

Ever wondered how many active Android users are there in the world? We're guessing hundreds of millions but at this week's Google I/O Conference,...

Google brings Smart Reply feature to Gmail mobile

Reading our emails while on our mobile devices is already second nature to us. Even though we know we shouldn’t be reading and replying...

Google Photos now has suggested sharing, shared libraries, photo books

One of the things that we expect during the annual Google I/O is that their major products will either get overhauls or at the...

Android Go launched because Android One was a no go

Barely three years ago, Google launched its Android One initiative to bring a Nexus-like product to emerging market. In short, it was all about...

Android O is all about being fluid, smarter

How times have changed. In past Google I/Os, Android usually takes center stage at keynotes. With its new machine learning thrust, however, it almost...

Google Home can now phone home, use a display

The new Amazon Echo Show, and the accomanying calling feature, was a clear stab at Google Home. Unsurprisingly, Google is striking back at I/O...