Tag Archives: Google

Things you didn’t know you could do with Google.

Here are few things you may not have known that you could do with Google.
1. Set a timer,2. Calculate your tip,3. Convert your currency,4. Get an instant anagram by Googling anagram,5. Translate almost any phrase

Google makes its largest ever purchase of renewable energy to power its data centers

Google has announced its largest ever purchase of renewable energy to power data centers across the U.S., Sweden and Chile, reports The Washington Post. The new projects, mostly wind-powered, add a massive 842 megawatts of green energy, which Google claims is the largest investment ever by anyone other than a power company. The investment brings Google’s total

Google Search now has a Pinterest-like image saving feature

Google today has added the ability to save and organize the photos you find through Image search. The Pinterest-like feature currently only works on a mobile browser, but will be welcomed by those who often browse via Google Image search. When you preview an image from a Google search, a save button now appears underneath it. Saved images

Google highlights effects of climate change in Street View

In order to help monitor and show the effects climate change is having on the world around us, Google has teamed up with a number of global organizations to photograph various areas using its 360-degree Trekker camera. Using Street View in Google Maps, you can now take tours of a remote Manitoba habitat, some of

OnePlus CEO teases ‘X’ device move ahead of October 12 launch event

OnePlus has an announcement to make in India on October 12, in which it is expected to unveil its third phone, as well as a renewed focus on the Indian market. This could mean products made in India, similar to a move made recently by Xiaomi, another Chinese manufacturer. Likewise, Motorola was also keen recently to

Google updates iOS search app to show map results, GIFs, allow review posts with photos

Google has updated its official search app for iOS to version 9.0, adding three new features. • Add a photo or review for your favourite local places • Get map results right in the app when you search for an address • Tap and play animated GIFs in image search results The app supports Siri-like

Retail boxes confirm Nexus 5X and Nexus 6P model names for upcoming Google phones

Google, which is set to host an event on September 29 in San Francisco, is gearing up to launch two new Nexus smartphones, one made by LG and other one by Huawei. Just a few days before the event, a report by Android Police confirms the rumoured LG Nexus 5X and the Huawei Nexus 6P model names

New Moto X Pure Edition now available from Best Buy

As promised, Best Buy has started selling the new Moto X Pure online. The consumer electronics retail giant began selling it today, with white, black and bamboo models available in both 16GB and 32GB storage options. As with Motorola’s Moto Maker, the prices start at $399 and go up to $475 depending on which memory

Google app connects Android smartwatch to iPhone

Google is introducing an application that will connect Android smartwatches with Apple’s iPhone, escalating the rivals’ battle to strap their technology on people’s wrists. The move thrusts Google on to Apple’s turf in an attempt to boost the lackluster sales of watches running on its Android Wear software. The program uniting the devices running on

Google Maps for Android update makes it easier to access Street View

You sometimes use the Street View feature of Google Maps to see a place you’re about to visit and what its surrounding area looks like. Maybe you’re apartment hunting and want to see if the neighborhood looks safe. Regardless of why you do it, Google understands us and has made this previewing a tad easier. Google Maps