Tag Archives: Google

ARCore app on Android renamed to ‘Google Play Services for AR’

ARCore is Google’s platform for mobile augmented reality. It was announced in 2017, with Google later deprecating Tango for the current solution that does not require specialized sensors, cameras, or other hardware. Google today renamed the ARCore app on Android to “Google Play Services for AR.” Google updated the Play Store listing (spotted via APK Mirror) today with the new name. The app description… Read More »

Google rolls out auto-delete controls for location history on Android and iOS

Google, just ahead of its annual developer conference, the Google I/O 2019, had announced that the company would soon introduce a feature that would allow all its users to set a time frame to auto-delete their location history. And now, nearly two months after announcing the feature, Google is keeping good on its promise and rolling out the… Read More »

Google Play To Integrate Google Pay In Android Apps To Boost Usage

In a bid to strengthen its presence in the growing Indian digital payments industry, US-based search company Google is now exploring ways to boost usage Google Pay in India. According to unnamed sources, cited by Techcrunch, Google is planning to integrate the payment service deeply in Android applications. The company has built an in-app engagement rewards platform which will allow businesses… Read More »

Google brands scrolling screenshot feature for Android ‘infeasible’

For anyone hoping that Google would bake a scrolling screenshot feature into stock Android there’s bad news: it’s not going to. Replying in June of last year to a request from users for the feature to be natively supported in Android, Google said it had “passed this to the development team”, and would provide updates, then around three months later… Read More »

Google Pixel 3 is the top-ranked single-lens Android on DxOMark

DxOMark has finally published its review of the Google Pixel 3, giving it an overall score of 101, which breaks down into a 103 for photo and 98 for video. This puts the Pixel 3 at a shared fifth spot in the rankings alongside the Apple iPhone XR. The review praises the Pixel 3’s dynamic range, its detail… Read More »

Google Pixel Slate Chrome OS Tablet With Detachable Keyboard Launched

At its annual Made By Google event, the tech giant has launched the Pixel Slate tablet alongside the new Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL smartphones. The convertible Pixel Slate is the first tablet from Google in three years, and its big USP is that it can be switched from a tablet to a laptop by using the detachable keyboard.… Read More »

Google Pixel 3 Live Images Leak, Tipping 5.5-Inch Display Without Notch, Snapdragon 845 SoC, and More

Google will soon launch new smartphones in its Pixellineup, expected to be called Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL. While the details of Pixel 3 XL have been leaking from all corners of the Internet, the Pixel 3 has largely been missing from the leaks. Renders of the Pixel 3 have been doing the rounds for a while, but there haven’t been live… Read More »

Google Pixel 3, Pixel 3 XL to Capture ‘Super Selfies’, Come With Updated Visual Core Chip: Report

Google Pixel 3 lineup has been a part of a massive number of leaks over the past few days. Now, yet another report has hinted at some more details about the upcoming flagships. The latest report contains information about multiple features that are related to the camera, Pixel series’ best-known feature. The camera is one of the most important features in… Read More »

Google Pixel 3 XL Surfaces in New Leaked Shots, Spotted With Dual Front Camera

The latest revelation shows a wide-enough display notch on the Google Pixel 3 XL. HIGHLIGHTS Google Pixel 3 XL has been spotted again on public transit in Canada Many similarities between fresh shots and the image surfaced last week Back of the smartphone appears to have a single camera sensor Google Pixel 3 XL is apparently stealing the charm… Read More »

Google Pixel 3 XL Spotted on Public Transit, Display Notch and Front Speakers Seen

Google Pixel 3 XL is expected to become the most premium smartphone in the Pixel lineup this year, and leaks surrounding this variant have been numerous. Now, a fresh leak gives us a look at the Pixel 3 XL in the wild, in fact it was spotted by a user on public transit, and the user then decided to take a… Read More »