In this week’s news, we covered several updates coming to Google applications. In the lead up to Google I/O 2018, during the event and ever since the show, Google has been pouring app updates on us all. We reported on a few of the major ones this week, some which are rolling out now and others which will arrive on devices very soon.
Despite the end of Google I/O 2018, the search giant continues to make sizable announcements including Wear OS upgrades, an update for Pixel Buds, a YouTube TV upgrade, and now a new cloud storage service in Google One.
Another May, another Google I/O now in the books. It has been one helluva Google-packed week in Mountain View at the company’s HQ for all of us working behind the scenes at Droid Turf given the amount of important coverage rolling off at Google I/O 2018. Now that the event has concluded, it’s time to reflect on what we learned this week, what’s coming in the next year and some things we wish Google had spent a little more time addressing during this year’s three-day [Read More]
Watch Google take its own stage at the Shoreline Amphitheatre in Mountain View, California, in the San Francisco Bay Area for the Google I/O 2018 Developer Conference keynote on May 8 beginning at 1:00pm EDT. The search giant’s venue is known to have held some great events in the past with the ability to hold as many as 22,500 people. Like usual, demand to attend was off the charts so Google ran its lottery for people just to have a chance [Read More]
Google I/O is Google’s annual developer conference, an event where the search giant we know all too well showcases some of its latest and most influential projects. We learn about the last twelve months and we learn about what is to come over the next twelve months. Like in year’s past, we’re expecting nothing less than big software announcements for Google I/O 2018. The three-day festival in Mountain View, California just outside San Francisco will begin Tuesday, May 8 and [Read More]
Outlook for Android will soon function more like your typical email client from Google thanks to new updates. Microsoft has added a bunch of features it believes are useful within an email application. The updates will roll out soon and together make for a solid revamp.
Last week, Alcatel, a company we don’t do a whole lot of talking about, teased its MWC 2018 announcement in Barcelona. In the teaser image were three phones: Alcatel 5, Alcatel 3V and Alcatel 1X. The conference is just getting underway as we speak and the company has taken wraps off not three, but five new mid-range smartphones as follows: Alcatel 5, Alcatel 3V, Alcatel 3, Alcatel 3X, and Alcatel 1X.
For Google Project Fi, the international coverage is wider now. Google announced last week that the cellular service has expanded out to 170 total countries, and you don’t have to pay anything additional.