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
"What's that you've got there?" the barista asks, tapping his chest. I don't need to look down to know what he means. "It's a lifelogger, it takes a picture every thirty seconds, every day" I tell him; I've got my reply down-pat by now, have explained dozens of times over the past few weeks. "At the end of the day it shows me the best ones.
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.
Even for the world of globe-spanning computer systems, Cisco is going big.On Monday Cisco Systems announced it would spend $1 billion on creation of an “Intercloud,” which promises to bridge multiple cloud-computing systems open to the public — like those offered by Amazon Web Services and Google Compute Engine — the private clouds of big companies and specialty cloud services for business.
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 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.
In the technology world, March 2014 went out like a plan.It may be no accident that in the last week of the year’s first quarter there were so many significant moves by big companies, particularly in giant systems of connected computers.
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.
Users of the cloud-based subscription service from Adobe called Creative Cloud weren't able to be quite so creative beginning late Wednesday for about 28 hours. Adobe blamed the issues on server maintenance and the company says everything is up and running now.
While people running desktop applications were OK, logging into Creative Cloud failed repeatedly.
The PhoneSoap UV Charger claims to be the first charger on the market that charges your phone while cleaning it. By and large, we’re all clean people, right? We’re used to cleaning everything from our hands and bodies to our windows and smartphone screens. Do you have bacteria on your mobile device? Of course; we all do.