Google bakes Cast into Chrome
Published in News
Tuesday, 05 July 2016 11:52

Google bakes Cast into Chrome


Video streaming made easy

Search engine outfit Google is baking its Cast software into Chrome to make it easier to beam media content to your TV.

Android N stands for Nougat
Published in Mobiles
Friday, 01 July 2016 12:36

Android N stands for Nougat


That deep-fried Mars bar of French confectionary

Google has started telling the world that Android N stands for “nougat” the super sweet candy made with sugar or honey, roasted nuts, whipped egg whites, and sometimes chopped candied fruit.

Can intelligent fabric save LG’s bacon?
Published in News
Thursday, 30 June 2016 11:43

Can intelligent fabric save LG’s bacon?


Wonder material

LG is developing a game changing technology which could help replace smartphones as its big money earner.

Google thinks about a Chromebook Pro
Published in Notebooks
Tuesday, 28 June 2016 11:05

Google thinks about a Chromebook Pro


What would one of them look like?

Search engine outfit has been looking at Microsoft’s Surface Pro and its clone the Apple Pro and thought “I’ll be ‘aving some of that.”

Google nicked our looney idea
Published in News
Thursday, 16 June 2016 13:17

Google nicked our looney idea


Balloon wi-fi patented in 1999

Space Data Corporation is claiming that Google pinched its idea for a balloon based wi-fi project to distribute the internet.

Samsung might dump Android for Tizen
Published in News
Monday, 13 June 2016 13:39

Samsung might dump Android for Tizen


Had enough

There are signs that Samsung's patence with Google's Android are flailing and it is seriously thinking about replacing it across its entire range with its operating system which sounds like a sneeze, Tizen.

Lenovo decides to Tango
Published in Mobiles
Friday, 10 June 2016 11:48

Lenovo decides to Tango


Phablet with AR experience


Lenovo is the first outfit to sign up for Google’s Tango project and release a phone which can offer a full-fledged AR experience for users.

Patent troll claims it invented the Mobile App market
Published in Mobiles


Goes after developers who write them

A patent troll claims it invented the idea of the mobile app and is threatening every developer that ever wrote one with an East Texas lawsuit.

Android 6.0 Marshmallow passes 10 percent mark
Published in Mobiles


Eight months after its release

Google has published its latest statistics for Android platform showing that Marshmallow has managed to reach 10 percent mark eight months after it has been released.

Assange gets into Clinton bashing
Published in News
Wednesday, 08 June 2016 12:42

Assange gets into Clinton bashing


Google-Clinton alliance "revealed" 

Desperate to make sure he is not forgotten, Julian Assange has recycled a wonderful new conspiracy theory, which has Google working in a dark alliance with Hillary Clinton.