Google Apps

Huawei phones lose access to install Google's Android apps

According to the report, security researcher John Wu published a blog post on Tuesday that explained how users of Huawei`s Mate 30 Pro were able to manually download and install Google apps, despite a U.S. blacklisting that prohibits the Chinese company from using American components and software. 

Oct 02, 2019, 17:27 PM IST

Google apps, Snapchat suffers major outage, recover

The root cause of the outage was traced back to issues with Google`s Cloud service that powers other apps along with the search engine giant`s own web services.

Jun 03, 2019, 13:29 PM IST

Google clarifies tracking users even with location data turned off

The new language confirms that location data is, indeed, being tracked by some Google apps.

Aug 17, 2018, 12:49 PM IST

International Women’s Day: Google features apps, games developed by women on Play Store

Last year Google Play had launched "Change the Game" to empower and celebrate women players and creators-making mobile gaming for everyone.

Mar 07, 2018, 08:47 AM IST

Google acquires start-up founded by Indian-origin entrepreneur Varun Malhotra

Varun Malhotra is the founder and CEO of Toronto-based Synergyse, which was launched in 2013 with an aim to teach users how to use Google Apps.

May 03, 2016, 10:49 AM IST

Google's Camera app may get Google Goggles functionality

In Google Goggles, one can only search the whole image, which has proven to bring plenty of discrepancies, the report said. 

Mar 28, 2016, 16:41 PM IST

Top 10 Android apps in 2015

Here is the list of top 10 Android apps in 2015.

Dec 23, 2015, 11:48 AM IST

Google targets start-ups with new cloud, apps for work

 Internet giant Google on Wednesday launched two new initiatives to target enterprises and start-ups with its new improved cloud and apps for work platforms.

Nov 18, 2015, 15:35 PM IST

Watch: Google rolls out new 'apps' search results layout for Android devices

Internet giant Google has rolled out a colorful new layout for 'apps' search results on mobile devices. 

Aug 29, 2015, 14:31 PM IST

Google Inbox suggests setting up reminder when user is sending mail to himself

Google has added a new feature to its Inbox app which suggests to the user to set up a reminder when they are sending an email to themselves.

Jul 14, 2015, 13:02 PM IST

Android apps can now be run on Mac or PC with Google Chrome

Users simply need to download the ARC Welder app and obtain APKs from Google's Play Store.

Apr 06, 2015, 09:38 AM IST

Google software problem leaks 2,82,867 domain owners' personal details

A Google software problem has inadvertently leaked the email addresses, names and phone numbers of 2,82,867 Google Apps domain owners who had chosen to keep the information private.

Mar 14, 2015, 18:27 PM IST

Google wins lawsuit that claimed it coerced manufacturers to offer its apps

Google has reportedly won a lawsuit that claimed it abused its market power by forcing device makers that used its Android platform to provide the search engine company's applications.

Feb 23, 2015, 13:10 PM IST

Google app will soon translate speech in real time

Nearly a month after Microsoft's Skype unveiled a program for real-time translation of speech, Google is set to release an updated version of its Google Translate app for Android.

Jan 12, 2015, 14:31 PM IST

Google to pay USD 19 million for child app purchases

Google has agreed to issue at least USD 19 million in refunds to consumers whose children made app purchases from its Google Play store without parental consent, officials said today.

Sep 05, 2014, 11:01 AM IST

Facebook the leader but Google apps hot favourites

Social networking website Facebook is the most used app, but Google apps dominate the top 10 slots when it comes to selecting from over two million apps available in the Apple and Google stores.

Aug 25, 2014, 11:47 AM IST

Google Drive, Docs go offline for more than 5 hours

Google`s cloud storage service Drive reportedly experienced a glitch that sent the service unavailable for more than five hours.

Feb 22, 2014, 12:40 PM IST

Google removes privacy feature from Android mobile software

The change means that owners of smartphones using Android 4.4.2 must provide access to their personal data in order to use certain apps.

Dec 14, 2013, 09:32 AM IST

New tool detects `email personality` based on emotional temperature

A new tool has been reportedly developed that can detect one`s `email personality` based on the eight basic human emotions.

Oct 18, 2013, 14:25 PM IST

10 top Google apps found to extract personal user details revealed

Ten Google Android mobile phone applications, including the Angry Birds game, have been found to extract personal information of users like their location, contacts and device identifying details.

Jan 18, 2013, 10:35 AM IST