Google Technology News

Subscribe to Google Technology News feed Google Technology News
Updated: 1 hour 54 min ago

Flickr App Updated To v3.0 With Video Capture, Auto-Tagging, And Simplified ... - Android Police

5 hours 1 min ago

The News Ledge

Flickr App Updated To v3.0 With Video Capture, Auto-Tagging, And Simplified ...
Android Police
The Flickr app is getting a makeover today as it hits version 3.0. The company is concentrating on improving the experience with easier searching and a better overall interface, but there's a big new feature too – video capture. There's even this snazzy video ...
Flickr Channels Instagram, Launches Video in 3.0 UpdateThe News Ledge
Yahoo's Flickr 3.0 Adds Live Filtering Tools, Video And MoreAppAdvice
Flickr 3.0 Brings Filters, Editing Tools And MoreUbergizmo
PetaPixel -SlashGear -Pocket-lint.com
all 29 news articles »

Dropbox picks up another photo storage service: Loom - ZDNet

5 hours 17 min ago

AppAdvice

Dropbox picks up another photo storage service: Loom
ZDNet
Dropbox has bought up another startup on its way to establishing a one-stop shop for storing anything and everything in the cloud. More about Dropbox: Dropbox's enterprise strategy: Be as 'ubiquitous' as possible · Dropbox users experiencing upload ...
Dropbox aquires iOS photo app Loom, will fold into Carousel next monthCNET
In a quest to own your photos, Dropbox buys Loom & shuts it downVentureBeat
Dropbox weaves cloud photo service Loom into CarouselMacworld
TechCrunch -AppAdvice -SlashGear
all 12 news articles »

Sonos To Drop Wireless Bridge Requirement - Zatz Not Funny

5 hours 41 min ago

Pocket-lint.com

Sonos To Drop Wireless Bridge Requirement
Zatz Not Funny
Amen. Sonos has finally concluded that, under most conditions, they can provide reliable music streaming over existing WiFi networks without requiring their $50 Bridge. Not only does this represent a cost savings for potential new customers, but it also ...
Sonos simplifies setup, removes the need to buy an expensive extra boxCNET
Sonos Is About to Get Even Easier By Ditching the BridgeGizmodo
Sonos tests software to turn its music streaming system completely wirelessPocket-lint.com

all 15 news articles »

Facebook adds new Nearby Friends feature to engage mobile users - CNET

5 hours 55 min ago

The Province

Facebook adds new Nearby Friends feature to engage mobile users
CNET
Users of the world's largest social network can now find out who is around them. After spending billions on acquisitions and developing other apps, it's also a return to Facebook focusing on, well, Facebook. by Richard Nieva · @richardjnieva; April 17, 2014 ...
Facebook rolls out location-sharing featureWashington Post
Facebook Launches “Nearby Friends” With Opt-In Real-Time Location Sharing ...TechCrunch
Facebook Launches 'Nearby Friends' Location Feature for Meet-Ups IRLMashable
CBS News -Re/code -The Verge
all 14 news articles »

Red Hat Linux Containers: Not Just Recycled Ideas - InformationWeek

6 hours 12 min ago

V3.co.uk

Red Hat Linux Containers: Not Just Recycled Ideas
InformationWeek
Red Hat and its partner, Docker, bring DevOps characteristics to Linux containers, making them lighter-weight vehicles than virtual machines for cloud workloads. Some people accuse Red Hat of dusting off an old idea, Linux containers, and presenting them ...
S&P 500 Analyst Moves: RHTForbes
For Red Hat, it's RHEL and then…?Network World
Red Hat Announces Dates for Red Hat Summit 2015 in BostonMarketWatch
EnterpriseTech -Inquirer
all 31 news articles »

MLB.com At Bat App Updated With Chromecast Support Fashionably Late For ... - Android Police

6 hours 53 min ago

Android Community

MLB.com At Bat App Updated With Chromecast Support Fashionably Late For ...
Android Police
From the beginning the Chromecast has been able to handle the basics such as Netflix and YouTube. More compatibility trickled in, with services like Hulu jumping on board, and apps like BeyondPod and Flex throwing in their support. Now Chromecast icons ...
MLB.com At Bat Now Supports ChromecastAndroid Headlines - Android News
MLB.TV now streaming to ChromecastAndroid Community
Chromecast Support Headed for MLB At Bat App TodayDroid Life

all 12 news articles »

Kindle for Samsung launching with promise of free books - Android Community

7 hours 30 min ago

Android Community

Kindle for Samsung launching with promise of free books
Android Community
Samsung has announced a new partnership with Amazon. This will bring the launch of "Kindle for Samsung" which is described as being a custom-built eBook service. Along with access to millions of books, the launch will also allow users to get up to 12 free ...
Samsung partners with Amazon for custom Kindle eBookEconomic Times
Amazon and Samsung partner on special Kindle app, book dealsGeekWire

all 55 news articles »

It's Like RunKeeper, But for People Who Don't Run - Mashable

7 hours 53 min ago

mobihealthnews

It's Like RunKeeper, But for People Who Don't Run
Mashable
RunKeeper is targeting non-athletes with its new iOS app, Breeze, which launches on Thursday. But unlike its flagship app that tracks activity during exercise, the company's latest app will track all your daily activity, not just during workouts. Breeze functions ...
Watch Out Moves And Human — Now RunKeeper Releases A Movement AppTechCrunch
Breeze, RunKeeper's New Step-Tracking App, Aims to Bridge WorkoutsXconomy
RunKeeper Breeze tracks fitness with context using iPhone 5s' M7SlashGear
BetaBoston -mobihealthnews -The Verge
all 13 news articles »

Twitter uses MoPub to help advertisers promote mobile apps - CNET

8 hours 48 min ago

Adweek

Twitter uses MoPub to help advertisers promote mobile apps
CNET
The company says that its Twitter Ads interface will allow companies and brands to promote their apps both on Twitter and on mobile devices. by Don Reisinger · @donreisinger; April 17, 2014 7:02 AM PDT. comments. 0. facebook. twitter. linkedin. googleplus.
Twitter Integrates MoPub Ad-Buying And Confirms Mobile-App Install AdsWall Street Journal
Twitter beats Facebook to mobile ad launchFinancial Times
Twitter to Start Sell Mobile-App PromotionsBloomberg
TechCrunch -Re/code -The Drum
all 16 news articles »

Google under fire from European media tycoon - BBC News

9 hours 38 min ago

BBC News

Google under fire from European media tycoon
BBC News
The boss of one of Europe's largest media companies has strongly criticised Google in an open letter printed in a German newspaper. Mathias Dopfner, chief executive of Axel Springer, says his company is afraid of Google and its power. He also asks in the ...
Publisher Mathias Doepfner accuses Google of being a monopolySouth China Morning Post
German media boss says he's scared of GoogleAl-Arabiya
Newspaper tycoon: Google is building a superstate that threatens the future of ...ITProPortal
ANINEWS -TelecomTV (registration) -The Independent
all 63 news articles »

Zynga bets the Farm(Ville) on mobile - USA TODAY

9 hours 58 min ago

GlobeNewswire

Zynga bets the Farm(Ville) on mobile
USA TODAY
After spending years building its wealth through the desktop computer, Zynga is ready to bet the farm on mobile. On Thursday, the video game maker launches its next title starring its biggest franchise, FarmVille, at what might be the most critical point in the ...
Zynga launches mobile FarmVille in turnaround attemptLos Angeles Times
FarmVille 2: Country Escape comes to Android and E-I-E-iOS devicesVentureBeat
FarmVille Is Back — and This Time, It's PortableTIME
Inside Mobile Apps -Wall Street Journal (blog) -Polygon
all 9 news articles »

Scout GPS app keeps your gas and coffee detour to a minimum - Engadget

10 hours 46 min ago

Scout GPS app keeps your gas and coffee detour to a minimum
Engadget
Telenav wants its latest Scout update for iPhone to stand out from other nav apps by giving what it claims 80 percent of us want while driving: gas, coffee, or food. You can now select a spot serving one of those sans typing and be sure it's decent thanks to a ...
Scout for iPhone Is the First Navigation App That Lets You Search Ahead Along ...Broadway World

all 10 news articles »Google News

Nokia stops sales of Lumia 2520 tablet over electric shock fears - CNET

11 hours 13 min ago

Nokia stops sales of Lumia 2520 tablet over electric shock fears
CNET
Nokia has suspended sales of the Nokia Lumia 2520 tablet around the world over fears that the charger could give you an electric shock -- leaving current owners with a device Nokia admits is "virtually useless." by Rich Trenholm · @rich_trenholm; April 17 ...
Nokia Announces Product Advisory for AC-300 Charger for the Lumia 2520 ...MarketWatch
Nokia Halts Lumia 2520 Tablet Sales In Europe Amid Faulty Charger Product ...TechCrunch
Nokia suspends Lumia 2520 tablet sales due to electric...The Verge

all 4 news articles »

Google's latest Street View algorithm beats its bot-sniffing security system - Engadget

11 hours 39 min ago

Google's latest Street View algorithm beats its bot-sniffing security system
Engadget
You know how Google's been doing such a great job associating addresses with their locations on a map? Apparently, it's all thanks to the company's new magical algorithm that can parse (with 90 percent accuracy) even fuzzy numbers in pictures taken by ...

and more »

BBC and Sky catch-up apps experience iOS fault - BBC News

12 hours 7 min ago

BBC News

BBC and Sky catch-up apps experience iOS fault
BBC News
The BBC and Sky's video-on-demand TV services are both experiencing problems on iPhones and iPads. The fault appears to be limited to iPlayer, Sky Go and Now TV on Apple's iOS platform and began last night. Neither organisation was able to provide a ...
BBC iPlayer and Sky streaming apps go dark on iOSEngadget
Sky Go, Now TV and BBC iPlayer struck down by streaming bugTechRadar UK
Sky Go, BBC iPlayer iOS apps hit by streaming bugPhones Review
Recombu -PC Pro
all 31 news articles »

Google unveils Project Ara build-it-yourself smartphone; expected to be ... - IBNLive

12 hours 52 min ago

IBNLive

Google unveils Project Ara build-it-yourself smartphone; expected to be ...
IBNLive
New Delhi: It was in October last year when Google for the first time had announced Project Ara, its plans to let consumers design their own smartphones. The company then had revealed very less about its new project, but Google, at its first Project Ara ...

and more »

Eyefi Cloud syncs your camera's pics to all your devices - CNET

13 hours 27 min ago

Eyefi Cloud syncs your camera's pics to all your devices
CNET
Made to work with Eyefi's Mobi Wi-Fi-enabled SD cards and apps, the service puts all your shots in one spot for viewing across devices and computers. by Joshua Goldman · @superboxmonkey; April 17, 2014 2:00 AM PDT. comments. 0. facebook. twitter.
Eyefi Cloud: Instant Photo Sharing Across DevicesTom's Guide
Eyefi Launches Wi-Fi Memory Cards Into the CloudMashable
Eyefi Connects Digital Cameras to the Power of the CloudMarketWatch
VentureBeat -Macworld -TIME
all 15 news articles »

Amazon and Samsung partner up for custom Kindle store on Galaxy ... - Expert Reviews

13 hours 36 min ago

Amazon and Samsung partner up for custom Kindle store on Galaxy ...
Expert Reviews
Samsung and Amazon have struck a deal to produce a custom version of the Kindle eBook store specifically for Galaxy smartphones and tablets, giving Samsung customers another way to get Amazon's extensive range of books, magazines and articles onto ...

and more »Google News

Police say Canadian man used Heartbleed virus to steal personal info - Fox News

16 hours 1 min ago

Toronto Star

Police say Canadian man used Heartbleed virus to steal personal info
Fox News
Police in Ontario, Canada have accused a 19-year-old man with exploiting the Heartbleed computer virus to steal personal data of over 900 taxpayers. Stephen Arthuro Solis-Reyes, a student at the University of Western Ontario, was arrested late Tuesday.
The first suspected Heartbleed hacker has been arrestedWashington Post (blog)
First Heartbleed 'Hacker' Arrested And ChargedSky News
Canada arrests first suspected Heartbleed hackerBusiness Standard
TIME -Sydney Morning Herald -CNET
all 176 news articles »

Chrome Remote Desktop app for Android launched with Windows and Mac access - NDTV

16 hours 48 min ago

NDTV

Chrome Remote Desktop app for Android launched with Windows and Mac access
NDTV
Google has extended its Chrome Remote Desktop feature to the Android platform in the form of an app, making it possible to access Windows and Mac machines via Android smartphones and tablets via the new Chrome Remote Desktop app for Android.
Google releases Chrome Remote Desktop app: Now access your PC through ...Firstpost
Control Your PC from Your Android Device With Google's Chrome Remote ...IntoMobile
Google launches Chrome Remote Desktop app for AndroidPanARMENIAN.Net
Deccan Chronicle -GMA News -MobileSyrup.com
all 66 news articles »

Pages