Google I/O 2013 Day 1 Roundup

Today was Day 1 of the Google I/O Conference, where they discuss new features and plans for 2013. Let's just say, they started today off with a bang, talking about everything from Android, to Google+, Chrome, and Google Maps. I'll try to provide a roundup of the announcements made today. Google Play First on our [...]

Today’s Google Android Announcements

Continuing from all the announcements from last week from Apple and Microsoft, Google had a press event scheduled for today, which was unfortunately cancelled due to hurricane Sandy. That didn't stop them from releasing their announcements though. This morning, we heard about the new version of Android, 4.2 (still considered Jelly Bean), the new LG [...]

By |2016-10-16T16:00:02-05:00October 29th, 2012|Categories: Apps, Gadgets, Smartphone|Tags: , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Niantic Labs @ Google Released Field Trip For Android

The Google Play Store has an excellent description for this new app, so I'll let them do the talking here... Field Trip runs in the background on your phone. When you get close to something interesting, it pops up a card with details about the location. No click is required. If you have a headset [...]

By |2016-10-16T16:00:27-05:00September 28th, 2012|Categories: Apps, Smartphone|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Google Play Hits 25 Billion and Celebrates With Sale

When the year started, the Google Play Store was at 10 billion downloads. With a few months left in the year, Google is now celebrating another milestone with over 25 billion downloads. To celebrate, Google is putting lots of things on sale over the next 5 days. First up is apps where Google is going [...]

By |2016-10-16T16:00:36-05:00September 26th, 2012|Categories: Smartphone|Tags: , , |0 Comments