Every person has a different relationship with Google. It touches most of us on a daily basis, and some of the times it might be in ways that we don’t even realize. The search giant has its hands in so many different cookie jars, and now Google cloud services direction Matthias Schwab is explaining why Read The Full Story
Interestingly, Google announced at its I/O conference that it would beSamsung and Google have an interesting relationship. As of last fall, Samsung devices accounted for 63.3% of all Android phones worldwide . This large market share can make things tense between the two companies: Executives at Google have talked openly about Samsung gaining too much power over it.
It seems not a day goes by that we don’t discover some new way to use our Android device. It’s portable, powerful, and full of amazing software. My smartphone isa daily tool that I could not live without. Google has made this more of a needfor me thana “want”. More and more as Google services are updated with new features the smartphone in my pocket becomes a necessary accessory like car keys and clothes. My daily use of Google consist of key programs like Gmail, Google Photos, Hangouts, YouTube, Maps, Keep, and Google Now. Google Now seems to be the key driver in putting everything I need to know in a one stop shop. From the moment I wake up Google is already telling me about my drive to work, suggesting articles I should read, and letting me know what the score of that late night game I missed. Google Now integrated with Search and the other applications seems to get almost eerie knowing what you want to see and or watch of course you only let Google know by choice.
Google Maps is the go to map and navigation app for your android phone.With years of mapping experience, an ever growing library of satellite photos and new roads Google is the go to source for your navigation and location needs.Google is always making improvements to the mapping experience. With real time traffic updates, satellite, street view, and a fairly accurate navigation it’s hard to not get to where you are going. Google has also acquired Waze recently integratingtheiramazing and useful social mapping.
A modest and geeky announcement by Google and a couple other big tech names on Thursday may be the summer’s biggest development in a continuing fight over the future of huge global computing.Microsoft, IBM and Red Hat, along with others, are joining Google in creating open source software to manage computing workloads across thousands of computer servers.
Google would like to make more money selling data storage on other services on its Google Cloud Platform, and it’s going after it the old-fashioned Internet way: Give stuff away and make it up on volume.
As we've mentioned before, tech companies are now getting into the health business as well. Although Google already has its hands partly inside the health cookie jar, with thrusts like Google Fit , it seems that that company is planning on getting deeper and more involved with people's medical needs. Google has hinted that it is considering a new service, integrated into its already many services, that would let users consult a proper doctor for whatever concerns they may have, like a Helpouts but with certified physicians.
for grocery delivery (and an accompanyingfor same-day and grocery services, and, while also continuing itsand pouring millions into itsPlus, it owns Zappos, Diapers.com, and IMDB — and that's just the start.But when the company said, investors panicked and the stock tanked more than 10%. Overall this year, it's down nearly 20%.
Google is adding a new service to its long list of utilities: web domain registration. he company announced on its Google+ blog on Monday the launch of an invite-only beta for Google Domains. The post says Google's research found as many as 55% of small businesses don't have websites. It's Google Domain's mission to shrink that number.
Work is where you spend a lot of your time. So we’ve always believed that it should be meaningful—not a daily grind, done in isolation on an old desktop in a sea of cubicles. Even more, we believe that technology should make work better.
Sure, that’s your office cubicle. Your corner store. Maybe even the layout of your furniture in your living room. But that doesn’t mean that soon we won’t all be peering at it, too.That is because two trends, location technology and crowdsourcing, may soon converge.
Hewlett-Packard is making its big bet on cloud computing, with a significant change of its own products and business, and the biggest endorsement yet of an open source alternative to the systems of Amazon and Google.Under the name HP Helion, H.P. will spend $1 billion over the next two years on products and services around OpenStack, as the open source cloud software is known.
Following the recent ruling from the Supreme Court, Aereo has elected to shutdown its service, offering a refund to current customers in exchange. The TV service's CEO Chet Kanojia announced the business decision in a somewhat somber post on the official Aereo blog today.
Berg Cloud, the makers of the early "internet of things" product Little Printer, has announced that it will be shutting down. The Next Web reports that the company is going into hibernation ahead of a search for a buyer to acquire the company by 2015. The $199 Little Printer was launched in 2012 as a cute way to deliver news and messages using a small, desktop printer.
Android is open source software, but if you want to run Google’s version of it, there are rules. Now it sounds as if those rules are getting a bit more stringent, as Google aims to tighten their grip on the platform just a bit.
If you use more than one Android device, there are times when you wish that cloud services give you the option to export important files not just to your smartphone or tablet's internal storage, but to an SD card. Well, Dropbox has probably heard of that need and is now allowing you to do so with their newest update.