Android Excellence is a category on Google’s Play Store consisting of apps and games that comply with Google’s latest material design rules and work on a large list of Android devices. Each also performs above a certain standard and is optimized properly so much so that it catches the eyes of Google employees and becomes a recommendation. Some are super popular and others aren’t much at all and never hit the top lists, making this category different apart most other. As of July, the Android Excellence [Read More]
Google’s Play Movies service supports HDR Video, but few devices have been able to take advantage of it. While the selection is somewhat limited, it’s growing, and now, Android TV models support HDR playback through Play Movies.
Google Pay has gained support many have been wanting to see since the early days of Android Pay. Google’s payment service present on most Android smartphones with built-in NFC, now supports PayPal Mastercards thanks to Synchrony. Here’s what you need to know.
Google’s Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL are two of the most anticipated smartphones of the year. While we’ve seen a few leaks and heard many rumors, the first renders are giving us a better look at the two devices. The pair of high-end phones is expected to launch in October at a dedicated Made By Google hardware event with a release following soon after in November.
This week Google announced that its Google Assistant has gained support for a new language. Starting this week on Google Home devices, users of the digital assistant can speak in Spanish and get proper responses to requests thanks to an update. This marks another milestone for Google and the progress it has made with Google Assistant in just a few years.
Google Maps is getting an app update in the US, the one many of us have been waiting for. Not only has the app been redesigned at its core, it has gained major new features. These are the Explore Tab and “For You” sections Google first debuted during its keynote in May.
Google has been rolling out a slew of updates for its apps and services ever since Google I/O happened in May. The latest to receive some treatment is the still rather new Files Go application available on Android.
This week, Google is rolling out an app update for Google Earth. The latest version on Android, iOS and Chrome will gain one major feature. “Measuring” has come over to Google Earth. Here’s how it works.