Chrome 57 Update Throttle Background Tabs To Reduce Power Consumption

Chrome 57 Update Throttle Background Tabs To Reduce Power Consumption

According to Google, the new throttling mechanism leads to fewer busy background tabs. The Google engineer noted that Chrome 57’s new background tab throttling mechanism typically results in 25% fewer busy tabs running in the background.

by Monica U Santos

Google Pop Up Store Opens In New York

Google Pixel 2 And Pixel XL 2 Named 'Muskie' And 'Walleye', Latest Updates On Specs Unveiled

Finally, Google Pixel 2 and the XL 2 were given their official codenames: "Muskie" and "Walleye."

by Jomar Teves

Eye By Esti: The Android Phone That Attaches To An iPhone

Eye By Esti: The Android Phone That Attaches To An iPhone

The battle between which operating system is best has finally been settled, as Esti introduces the world to its newest smartphone case, Eye. It turns any iPhone into an Android device.

by Ana Cordero

Google Hosts Its Annual I/O Developers Conference

Google Cloud Partners With SAP To Create Enterprise Applications

Google’s cloud arm is about to get a major facelift as the Silicon Valley tech giant partners up with German’s SAP in a move that will integrate the best of both companies.

by Ana Cordero

Google Selling A New Pixel Phone, But Not The Pixel 2

Google Selling A New Pixel Phone, But Not The Pixel 2

A recent Pixel buyer dicovered a "Rev. B" note printed on the Pixel's retail packaging which is one of the brand new Pixel phones that have undergone minor improvements.

by Cameron

Google Has Removed reCAPTCHA, Invisible CAPTCHA Is Coming

Google Has Removed reCAPTCHA, Invisible CAPTCHA Is Coming

Google released a video that explains why they removed the system. It also said that "Powering these advances is a combination of machine learning and advanced risk analysis that adapt to new and emerging threats."

by Monica U Santos

Google Holds Press Event Announcing New Products

Google Nexus 6P Gets New Safety And Security Update To Combat Hackers

The Nexus 6P has had a lot of issues with regards to updates to its Android Nougat version, which is why it is a great news that Google's March Security Update will also hit the Nexus 6P.

by Jomar Teves

LG G6 Outperforms Google Pixel In Camera Performance

LG G6 Outperforms Google Pixel In Camera Performance

Comparing the camera performance between the LG G6 and Google Pixel, the former excelled in terms of capturing more detail, colors and was able to zoom in more.

by Cameron

Google Pixel And Pixel XL Prices slashed by $200

Google Pixel And Pixel XL Faulty Microphones Can't Be Fixed

The critically-acclaimed Google Pixel and Pixel XL smartphones encountered another snag after some owners reported having faulty microphones. The worst part is that the issue cannot be fixed by software.

by Edge Ison

Google Asks Court To Block Uber's Use Of Allegedly Stolen Self-driving Car Tech

Google Asks Court To Block Uber's Use Of Allegedly Stolen Self-driving Car Tech

Google's next step after suing Uber is filing an injunction that would stop the former from using the allegedly stolen LiDAR concept.

by Justin Lee

Samsung Galaxy S8 New Leak Shows How It Might Measure Up To iPhone And Pixel

Samsung Galaxy S8 And Galaxy S8+ New Leak Shows How It Might Measure Up To Apple iPhone

Samsung Galaxy S8 sports a bold new design that removes the old oblong home button from beneath the screen and squeezes the ear speaker and sensors closer together above the screen.

by Monica U Santos

Android To Overtake Microsoft Windows As The Most Popular Platform For Accessing The Web

Android To Overtake Microsoft Windows As The Most Popular Platform For Accessing The Web

Android is now a hair away from Windows as the most popular OS in accessing the internet.

by Justin Lee

Google Developers Event Held In San Francisco

Google Hangouts Split, Gives Slack A Run For Its Money

There has been an update to Google Hangouts, which splits the application into two segments for video chat and messaging, namely Meet and Chat. The resulting service now looks a lot like Slack.

by Ana Cordero

Android Auto And Google Allo Now Works Together Seamlessly

Android Auto And Google Allo Now Works Together Seamlessly

Google updated the Allo messenger app and it now works properly with Android Auto.

by Justin Lee

Internet Companies Vie For Market Dominance

Google Acquires Kaggle: Strengthens Its Grip On AI Learning

Google announced its acquisition of Kaggle, a startup that has hosted competitions that allow data scientists to stand out in their field. The idea is to further enhance the search engine giant’s artificial intelligence arm.

by Ana Cordero

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