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Chromium Trouble - Can't change default search engine anymore

Category: Google|Jan 17, 2022 | Author: Admin

Deliberately removed [more]

Claims HomePod mini is on its way to Norway

Category: General|Jan 12, 2022 | Author: Admin

The Swedish website Teknivecka reports that Apple has been testing the HomePod mini in Sweden. [more]

Chrome 97 is launched today with a controversial feature

Category: Google|Jan 5, 2022 | Author: Admin

Today, a new version of Google's browser is launched in the so-called Stable channel. Chrome 97 brings several new features, and among them is a new feature to the keyboard API with controversial publicity that several browser competitors have made a conscious choice not to implement. [more]

Alphabet CEO Sundar Pichai can be questioned in privacy lawsuit

Category: Google|Dec 30, 2021 | Author: Admin

Over alleged tracking of internet use while browsing "incognito". [more]

Google, Meta undersea data cable recommended for approval

Category: Google|Dec 26, 2021 | Author: Admin

Google, Meta undersea data cable recommended for approval [more]

Oppo is ahead of Google - launches smart glasses

Category: IT|Dec 16, 2021 | Author: Admin

Only for the Chinese market [more]

The update is a nightmare - now they regret it

Category: General|Dec 9, 2021 | Author: Admin

OnePlus 9 and 9 Pro customers who have installed the company's Android 12 update, OxygenOS 12, are furious with the company because they think the software is so full of bugs that they regret the upgrades. [more]

"Do not download Chrome, trust us instead

Category: Google|Dec 4, 2021 | Author: Admin

Microsoft is doing everything they can to prevent people from downloading Chrome with Edge. [more]

Now this disappears

Category: Google|Nov 11, 2021 | Author: Admin

Alphabet-owned YouTube now removes the ability for viewers to see how many people have pressed their thumbs down on videos. [more]

Pixel 6 Pro is slower than three year old iPhone, but does it matter?

Category: General|Oct 27, 2021 | Author: Admin

We have long hoped that Google would be serious about hardware, but they continue to hold back a real global launch. The same goes for the new Pixel 6 series which gets good reviews. [more]

Windows 11 does not provide access to Google Play unless you do a little trick

Category: Microsoft|Oct 24, 2021 | Author: Admin

There is a tick in Microsoft's promise from June this year to allow Android apps in Windows 11.  [more]

Google accuses Epic of breach of contract

Category: Google|Oct 13, 2021 | Author: Admin

Apple and Google are now going after Epic Games at the same time. It became known a few days ago that Apple is appealing the verdict against Epic after they first stated that the decision was a victory. The reason is that Apple has to accept alternative payment platforms such as Paddle.... [more]

Android vs. iOS in the enterprise: IT now has a real choice

Category: IT|Oct 12, 2021 | Author: Admin

It used to be that Android couldn't get a second look in the enterprise. Now Apple's iOS has real competition. [more]

Problems with Many websites like Facebook and Instagram: - We are working hard

Category: General|Oct 4, 2021 | Author: Admin

Whatsapp and Facebook Messenger are also experiencing problems, according to Downdetector. [more]

YouTube blocks all content that goes against vaccines

Category: Google|Sep 30, 2021 | Author: Admin

YouTube will block all content that goes against vaccines. The company will no longer only ban "false" information about covid vaccines, but also content with "incorrect information" about other approved vaccines. [more]

Android's underappreciated upgrade advantage

Category: Google|Sep 24, 2021 | Author: Admin

Yup, you read that right. And it's as true as can be, even if Apple does everything in its power to make you forget. [more]

Sent 700tb over 4 km of laser technology

Category: IT|Sep 18, 2021 | Author: Admin

The global internet traffic is expected to grow by 24 percent annually. Fiber optics can remedy growth, but the roll-out of fiber networks is time-consuming and expensive. Google's parent company Alphabet has developed a wireless 20 Gbps + broadband link that can save us too much... [more]

'Massive' transatlantic data cable landed on beach in Bude

Category: Google|Sep 17, 2021 | Author: Admin

A new "massive" undersea transatlantic communications cable has been brought ashore on a beach in Cornwall. [more]

Google is Apple's most important dairy cow

Category: Google|Aug 29, 2021 | Author: Admin

Apple gets almost five percent of its revenue from search engine fees from Google. [more]

The great YouTube feature can be tested - maybe October 31st

Category: Google|Aug 26, 2021 | Author: Admin

If you are a YouTube Premium member, you can test new features before others, such as PiP (Picture in Picture). [more]

The plan was an "iPhone nano" and "holy war" against Google

Category: Apple|Aug 21, 2021 | Author: Admin

A note has been discovered in the pile of Apple emails. [more]

Android 12 beta has been launched with the big news

Category: Google|Jul 22, 2021 | Author: Admin

Google has finally launched Material You in Android 12 beta 3, while Apple today launched beta 3 for its OS. [more]

Now the government "take" Google. Sued from all sides

Category: Google|Jul 5, 2021 | Author: Admin

US authorities sued Google last year for violating antitrust laws and discriminating against rivals. The company was given a "trial period" until September 12, 2023. The lawsuit has since been expanded and coordinated with 38 states. [more]

Google extends "Find My Device" with bluetooth support

Category: Google|Jun 22, 2021 | Author: Admin

"Find my gadgets" networks such as Apple's "Find my", Tile and Samsung's Smart Tags are a growing trend. [more]

Mozilla skeptical: Google wants to end third-party cookies

Category: Google|Jun 12, 2021 | Author: Admin

Google has put forward a proposal on how targeted ad tracking can be set up without exposing users to risk. Eric Rescorla, technical director of Mozilla Firefox, believes the proposal has a number of aspects that could pose a "significant privacy risk". [more]

They work together! Google, Apple, Microsoft and Mozilla will standardize browser extensions

Category: IT|Jun 6, 2021 | Author: Admin

The major browser providers yesterday announced a WebExtensions Community Group in the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C). There, they will "collaborate to develop a common extension platform for browsers". [more]

Google on the dock: "Problem" that users find the privacy settings

Category: Google|Jun 2, 2021 | Author: Admin

Documents related to a lawsuit in Arizona reveal that Google continued to collect location data even from users who turned off the feature; Google made it difficult to find the privacy settings, they even forced phone manufacturers to hide certain settings from users. [more]

You will love this Android 12 mandate

Category: Google|May 31, 2021 | Author: Admin

The problem with Android has in all these years been too great opportunities to do its own thing where it does not make sense. [more]

Google Photos will have paid as early as next Tuesday

Category: Google|May 30, 2021 | Author: Admin

After six years, Google Photos makes major changes on June 1: Free, unlimited Google Photo storage space expires. [more]

Android 12's quietly important privacy progress

Category: Google|May 27, 2021 | Author: Admin

Android 12's visual advancements are understandably stealing the show, but there's another area of the software you shouldn't be overlooking. [more]

Easier platform switching between Android and iOS

Category: IT|May 24, 2021 | Author: Admin

WhatsApp is working on a new feature that will make it easier to transfer chat history between Android and iOS devices. It will be useful for those migrating from iOS to Android and vice versa. [more]

Personal data of over 100 million Android users has been leaked

Category: Google|May 23, 2021 | Author: Admin

Incorrectly configured cloud services are blamed when it turns out that over 100 million Android users have had their data spread for all to see. [more]

Android 12 and the 'Android Pixel' era

Category: Google|May 21, 2021 | Author: Admin

Google's latest Android version is an ambitious new beginning — at least, for one small slice of the Android platform pie. [more]

Google: Drastic redesign of Pixel 6

Category: Google|May 16, 2021 | Author: Admin

After two years of somewhat confused Pixel launches, this year it seems that Google is hitting the big time. Previously, we were only told that the Pixel 6 series will be run by the Whitechapel chipset. This time we have Google's possible design underway. [more]

This is the new standard from the giga companies: "Matter"

Category: IT|May 13, 2021 | Author: Admin

Matter is the name of the new smart home standard that Amazon, Apple, Comcast, Google, SmartThings and the Connectivity Standards Alliance have now agreed on. The working name was “Project CHIP” (“Project Connected Home over IP”). [more]

Google took revenge when Roku threw YouTube out

Category: Google|May 10, 2021 | Author: Admin

Roku and YouTube failed to agree on a renewal of the distribution agreement between them. As a result, Roku took down YouTube TV from its Roku Channel store. Then Google took action and put YouTube TV directly into the YouTube app. This is how they made sure that users on Roku devices... [more]

On May 18, Google will talk about all of these things - promising important revelations

Category: Google|May 1, 2021 | Author: Admin

Google's own developer conference Google I / O is approaching and we have taken a look at what kind of exciting things the company will reveal to developers this time now that they have revealed the program. Editor Trond Bie recently wrote a comment in relation to Google's consumer... [more]

Vivaldi removes the big online nuisance and wonders how Google will react to this

Category: IT|Apr 30, 2021 | Author: Admin

Norwegian websites with cookies must, as an EU country, have the GDPR box in place. It is mandatory, and if the rules are not followed, the fines will come. [more]

All about the latest Android 12 changes

Category: Google|Apr 24, 2021 | Author: Admin

The third preview, Developer Preview Three (DP3), by the Android 12 developer has been launched with new application animations, improved touch feedback, new camera tools, and more. Android 12 builds on Android 11 from 2020, which is still not in place in everyone's smartphones. Beta is... [more]

Android 12: Automatic hibernation frees up resources

Category: Google|Apr 23, 2021 | Author: Admin

With Android 11, Google introduced a feature that would automatically revoke the permissions of unused apps. With the next major upgrade, Android 12, Google may expand that feature and automatically put these apps to sleep. Not only that, but "temporary files", which probably indicate... [more]

BIG Android 12 leak: Google is copying this from Apple, and that's fine

Category: Google|Apr 16, 2021 | Author: Admin

XDA Developers reports that Android 12 notifies you if an app sneaks up on text you've copied. [more]

2 colossal Chrome OS changes to keep an eye on

Category: Google|Apr 9, 2021 | Author: Admin

Google's quietly working on two shape-shifting Chrome OS features that could completely change the nature of Chromebooks — for the better. [more]

That's why your apps crash Google confirms issues. Here's how to fix it

Category: Google|Mar 24, 2021 | Author: Admin

If you are experiencing and annoyed that some Android apps are crashing, you are not alone. The issues are due to a bug with Android System WebView, a system component that allows Android apps to view web content. Google confirmed this to The Verge yesterday: - We are aware of a... [more]

Chrome now automatically translates audio and video

Category: Google|Mar 22, 2021 | Author: Admin

In the latest version of Chrome, you can choose to have your browser automatically translate audio and video during playback. The function is fast and precise and impressive in many ways. For now, Instant Text only works in English, but you can choose to turn the feature on even if you... [more]

Google: - Come back, Chrome is better now

Category: Google|Mar 16, 2021 | Author: Admin

The best thing is in most cases to use the OS's standard browser for the best battery life and performance, that means Edge in Windows, Safari in macOS and Chrome in… Chrome OS? [more]

Google matches Mozilla, reduces time between Chrome upgrades to four weeks

Category: Google|Mar 12, 2021 | Author: Admin

The company also plans to offer a new "Extended Stable" release channel for enterprises wary of frequent deployments. That channel will be refreshed every eight weeks. [more]

We doubt Apple wants to do this, but now you can upload your photos to Google Photos

Category: Apple|Mar 5, 2021 | Author: Admin

Due to growing interest in potential monopoly situations in the technology sector, not to mention privacy, Apple politicians are in the lead this time. [more]

Facebook is blocking news in Australia

Category: General|Feb 18, 2021 | Author: Admin

Facebook has chosen not to pay for links to news that appear in the service. [more]

How to stop Apple Google snooping on iPhone

Category: Apple|Feb 12, 2021 | Author: Admin

  Apple will stop sending secure browsing alerts via Google's servers from iOS 14.5. [more]

Android should limit tracking

Category: Google|Feb 6, 2021 | Author: Admin

Bloomberg's Mark Gurman with enough tea scoop: Google develops anti-tracking in Android to stop apps from selling information about you to third parties. [more]

Apple TV is coming to Chromecast

Category: IT|Dec 20, 2020 | Author: Admin

The Apple TV app launches to Chromecast with Google TV early next year, "and in the future even more devices running Android TV." [more]

If you are inactive for two years, Google may delete all content

Category: Google|Dec 11, 2020 | Author: Admin

Google has changed its storage policies in a number of services. [more]

Now Chrome extensions have to answer for themselves

Category: Google|Nov 25, 2020 | Author: Admin

From January next year, Google will require extensions to Chrome to explain what user data is used for. [more]

What's in the latest Chrome update? Big performance boost, tab search and tab actions, native app for new Macs

Category: Google|Nov 22, 2020 | Author: Admin

Chrome 87 boasts a big speed boost and a revamped UI for the browser's PDF viewer and a native version for new M1-powered Macs. [more]

It's been several years since Chrome got so much faster - giving so much better battery life

Category: Google|Nov 18, 2020 | Author: Admin

Chrome 87 launched with speed improvements Google believes we have not been served in many years. [more]

Why Google making its own Pixel chips could matter for you

Category: General|Nov 15, 2020 | Author: Admin

Google's homemade processors could start appearing in Pixel products in a matter of months — and that could make a meaningful difference in the devices' evolution. [more]

The beauty and the shame of Google's Pixel 5 gamble

Category: Google|Oct 4, 2020 | Author: Admin

Google's latest Pixel pivot could be a revelation — but the shift to a more value-minded flagship phone doesn't come without a cost. [more]

Pixel 5 should not really be able to charge wirelessly

Category: General|Oct 2, 2020 | Author: Admin

It has an aluminum back. [more]

Android 11's biggest letdown

Category: Google|Sep 28, 2020 | Author: Admin

One of Google's most promising Android advancements in ages isn't all it was originally cracked up to be. [more]

Google takes on Airtable, Microsoft Lists with Tables work-tracking app

Category: Google|Sep 27, 2020 | Author: Admin

A product of Google’s Area 120 incubator, Tables is a no-code spreadsheet that lets users create their own apps. [more]

Miss Inbox? Gmail has hidden remnants of its sorting superpowers

Category: Google|Sep 16, 2020 | Author: Admin

It's been nearly a year and a half since our beloved Google Inbox service made its way into the virtual beyond — and I don't know about you, but I'm still mourning its absence. [more]

What's in the latest Chrome update? 10% faster page loads, more tab tweaks

Category: Google|Sep 1, 2020 | Author: Admin

Chrome 85 lets users collapse and expand tab groups, see tab previews, save data entered into PDF forms, and spend less time waiting for pages to load. [more]

Android and the art of awkward timing

Category: Google|Aug 26, 2020 | Author: Admin

"Hello! Here's an interesting new feature you'd almost certainly like to use. There's just one thing..." [more]

Google to trial drastically truncated URLs in Chrome in anti-phishing move

Category: Google|Aug 24, 2020 | Author: Admin

Google will run a trial with Chrome 86, the browser set to release in October, that will hide much of a site's URL as a way to foil phishing attacks. [more]

Google delays Chrome web apps drop-dead date until mid-2022

Category: Google|Aug 18, 2020 | Author: Admin

The Chrome-specific apps let developers write one app that would run on Windows, Mac, Linux and Chrome OS, and were to have been retired the summer. [more]

Windows 10 PC users can confirm payments using fingerprint on Google Chrome

Category: Microsoft|Aug 6, 2020 | Author: Admin

Google is now bringing what it calls ‘more secure’ and ‘convenient’ Autofill feature to Chrome. Simply put, Chrome wants users to fill in forms securely without any user interaction. If you are a regular Chrome user, you already know about Autofill, don’t... [more]

Apple is finally embedding DNS security

Category: Apple|Jul 4, 2020 | Author: Admin

And not just.in the browser. Apple finally makes DNS security over HTTPS a thing in macOS. [more]

Will Google launch new Glass? Has traded AR glasses company

Category: Google|Jul 1, 2020 | Author: Admin

Or does Google root it again? Google has traded AR glasses company North. [more]

google's go language could get generics in 2021

Category: Google|Jun 28, 2020 | Author: Admin

Generics have been requested by Go programmers for years for the simplicity and flexibility they offer [more]

Google to fact-check viral images to curb misleading campaigns and political propaganda

Category: Google|Jun 25, 2020 | Author: Admin

Google wants to curb the misinformation spreading on its search engine in the form of images. The search giant will play an active role in fact-checking its Image search results. The announcement is of significant importance given an increase in misinformation spreading through false... [more]

chrome will block ads that drain your resources: how to turn it on now

Category: Google|May 18, 2020 | Author: Admin

Why wait? How to swing the banhammer today [more]

Critical Vulnerability Discovered in Chrome, Users Should Upgrade to Chrome 81

Category: Google|Apr 24, 2020 | Author: Admin

Heads up, Chrome users! A critical vulnerability exists in the Chrome browser that poses a security risk to users. Fortunately, Google has patched the bug before it could be exploited in the wild. Make sure to upgrade your devices to Google Chrome 81. [more]

Do the unthinkable: now Apple and Google will work together

Category: IT|Apr 11, 2020 | Author: Admin

To track corona across iPhone and Android. [more]

YouTube does like Netflix - lowers video quality in Europe

Category: IT|Mar 21, 2020 | Author: Admin

Better lead than before. With millions of people in quarantine and several countries in complete lockdown, the pressure on power services is huge. [more]

12 Android 11 News You Should Know About

Category: Google|Feb 21, 2020 | Author: Admin

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Android users get a whole new emoji feature

Category: Google|Feb 15, 2020 | Author: Admin

Putting them together in new combinations. How to activate. [more]

Google Maps celebrates 15 years - gets new icon and more new features

Category: Google|Feb 7, 2020 | Author: Admin

Updated today. Google Maps was launched in 2005 and since then the service has become public domain. To celebrate the 15th anniversary, Google is releasing a new Maps icon and adding even more features to the service. [more]

YouTube has secured a super contract

Category: Google|Jan 27, 2020 | Author: Admin

Become an exclusive Activision Blizzard partner. [more]

Is Opera's reputation for fall?

Category: General|Jan 21, 2020 | Author: Admin

Lending money in Asia and Africa. Interest rates? 878 percent. [more]

Steam on the way to Chromebooks, but is there any point?

Category: General|Jan 18, 2020 | Author: Admin

Google works with Valve. [more]

Google promises to support chrome on windows 7 until july 2021

Category: Google|Jan 14, 2020 | Author: Admin

Although Microsoft support for the aging OS ends this week, Google plans to continue updating its popular browser for Windows 7 until July 2021. [more]

Can finally change practice: Android 11 will possibly let you film over 4GB of video

Category: General|Dec 28, 2019 | Author: Admin

Not so easy today. [more]

Over 12,000 Google Users Hit by Government Hackers in 3rd Quarter of 2019

Category: Google|Dec 2, 2019 | Author: Admin

As part of its active efforts to protect billions of online users, Google identified and warned over 12,000 of its users who were targeted by a government-backed hacking attempt in the third quarter of this year. [more]

You don't actually need a Pixel phone to use Stadia on Android

Category: Google|Nov 29, 2019 | Author: Admin

The unofficial solution is already available. [more]

Gmail, Google Drive and Calendar come to Outlook.com

Category: Google|Nov 21, 2019 | Author: Admin

Some have access already. [more]

This Chrome experiment caused complete confusion

Category: Google|Nov 16, 2019 | Author: Admin

- Do you see the consequences of this? [more]

Google kicks employee after struggling with internal leaks

Category: Google|Nov 15, 2019 | Author: Admin

Two others suspended. [more]

Google will replace broken Home devices

Category: General|Oct 28, 2019 | Author: Admin

Fresh software messed it up for Google Home and Home Mini. [more]

Google Pixel 4 users dropped - now iPhone users get free full image storage

Category: Google|Oct 22, 2019 | Author: Admin

Interesting development in the Google Photos case. [more]

Google Rolls out new features

Category: General|Oct 4, 2019 | Author: Admin

It also introduces a new feature for Assistant. [more]

Google Maps gets incognito mode

Category: General|Sep 22, 2019 | Author: Admin

Rolled out to beta testers these days. [more]

See what Google has done with Assistant in India

Category: General|Sep 21, 2019 | Author: Admin

Citizens can call a number and get answers to what they are wondering about. [more]

Amazingly, Google Docs has not had this feature until now

Category: Google|Sep 11, 2019 | Author: Admin

But better late than never. [more]

Is this the beginning of the end for Google as we know the company?

Category: Google|Sep 10, 2019 | Author: Admin

50 states investigating for breach of monopoly laws - target the ad section. Almost all US states, except Califonia and Alabama, have started researching Google's advertising business. [more]

New Google Assistant mode turns your Android device into a smart screen

Category: Google|Sep 9, 2019 | Author: Admin

For those who do not want to spend money on an extra screen. [more]

Razer launches mobile covers with game motifs

Category: General|Sep 1, 2019 | Author: Admin

Supports iPhone and Huawei, but not Razer phone. [more]

Both Chrome and Firefox extensions steal data from you

Category: IT|Jul 26, 2019 | Author: Admin

Through a number of tools and extensions, it is reported. Users of both Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox have been consulted to take a look among the extensions you have installed after discovering several popular tools that collect and sell user data without permission. [more]

Google's camera translation gets better with upgraded AI and 60 new languages

Category: General|Jul 14, 2019 | Author: Admin

Norwegian is part of the package. [more]

Spotify Lite launched for older Android phones

Category: General|Jul 10, 2019 | Author: Admin

Music in your ears, literally. [more]

New feature in Google Maps - alert when the taxi driver is not driving along the route

Category: Google|Jun 30, 2019 | Author: Admin

This feature can be straightforward to have. [more]

Google confirms - brand new Android phones were delivered with back doors

Category: Google|Jun 13, 2019 | Author: Admin

Here's the explanation of how it could happen. [more]

Get notified of speed controls in Google Maps

Category: Google|Jun 2, 2019 | Author: Admin

Great Google Maps upgrade shows speed limits, police cameras, and more. [more]

No longer possible to run Windows or Linux on Chromebooks

Category: Microsoft|May 19, 2019 | Author: Admin

Google removes the support in the source code for Chromium. [more]

Did you buy this one? Now they shell out for problematic microphones

Category: Google|May 18, 2019 | Author: Admin

Up to 4000 (!) For each case of error. [more]

Next week, several Sonos owners will get a good news

Category: General|May 15, 2019 | Author: Admin

It was about time. [more]


Had to crisis-postpone new 5G standard in the US to avoid plane chaos

Category: IT|Jan 20, 2022 | Author: Admin

No one found out that the iPhone 13 is missing this until now

Category: Apple|Jan 19, 2022 | Author: Admin

Safari leaks your browser history

Category: General|Jan 18, 2022 | Author: Admin

Chromium Trouble - Can't change default search engine anymore

Category: Google|Jan 17, 2022 | Author: Admin

Here, developers are allowed by Apple to offer alternative payment methods

Category: Apple|Jan 16, 2022 | Author: Admin

Microsoft refuses to correct the error - took matters into its own hands

Category: Microsoft|Jan 15, 2022 | Author: Admin

Now Meta gets the authorities on its neck, again

Category: General|Jan 14, 2022 | Author: Admin

Has invested heavily in podcasts - now Spotify is closing down the studio

Category: General|Jan 13, 2022 | Author: Admin

Claims HomePod mini is on its way to Norway

Category: General|Jan 12, 2022 | Author: Admin

Linux gets the function everyone wants

Category: IT|Jan 11, 2022 | Author: Admin

Flasher RTX 3080 Ti with 3090 BIOS for extra efficient Ethereum mining

Category: General|Jan 10, 2022 | Author: Admin

Dice continues to destroy for himself: removed favorite from Battlefield 2042

Category: General|Jan 9, 2022 | Author: Admin

NBN Co applies fix to get hundreds of Sky Muster satellite services back online

Category: IT|Jan 8, 2022 | Author: Admin

You can trick Windows 11's new media player

Category: Microsoft|Jan 7, 2022 | Author: Admin

Intel Core i9 is faster than M1 Max

Category: General|Jan 6, 2022 | Author: Admin
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