Tag Archive: 2018


What’s new in Google Lens at Google I/O 2018

Look at all the things.

Google Lens was one of the bigger announcements last year, with the promise to make searching for something as easy as pointing your smartphone at it. Since last October, though, Google Lens has slipped into the shadowy background, (very) slowly improving but being largely ignored as Google Lens was largely a Pixel-exclusive feature. We’ve been waiting and waiting for Google Lens to escape this beta period and come to more phones.

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What’s new in AI at Google I/O 2018

AI and machine learning are about to be everywhere.

Google’s has been using AI (Artificial Intelligence) for several years, but Google I/O 2018 is about putting it in everything, everywhere. From your doctor’s office to the car you call to take you home, AI and Machine Learning are going to work behind the scenes and make the tasks you do every day feel like magic. Seriously.

What did Google announce about AI at I/O 2018? Healthcare —  [Read More…]

Google I/O 2018: What’s new with Android TV

During I/O 2018, Google talked about some of its major products including Android TV. The search giant revealed a host of new features coming to the platform via Android P.

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What’s new in Google Maps at Google I/O 2018

Google Maps is an indispensable app that is used by millions of people on a daily basis to get up-to-the-minute commute times, get turn-by-turn directions, or discover new restaurants or shops nearby whether you’re exploring your own neighborhood or traveling in a new city.

At Google I/O 2018, Google announced some pretty cool features designed to make Google Maps more assistive and personal, so you can spend less time staring at your phone searching for a place to  [Read More…]

What’s new in Google Play at Google I/O 2018

Developers and users will like what’s coming to Google Play

We’re at Google I/O 2018, where the Mountain View company is challenging our imagination with all the great plans it has in store for the future. Those plans include new changes for Google Play and everything in it.

What big changes are coming to Google Play this year?

It appears Google Play won’t be getting many user-facing changes in the here and now, with Google’s latest updates  [Read More…]

What’s new in Android TV at Google I/O 2018

Your living room may have all the good shows, but it’s also a big part of Google’s future.

Every year, Google seems to try to figure out its living room strategy in front of our eyes, and this year is no different. Google I/O 2018 is a launching point for refreshed Android TV software based on Android P, new Android TV form factors and more. Here are all of the big announcements from the conference.

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Seven of the best announcements from the Google I/O 2018 Keynote

There were quite a few announcements made during the Google I/O 2018 keynote. We take a look at all of the announcements and condense them into the seven biggest.

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What’s new with Development Tools at Google I/O 2018

Google’s platforms, from Android to Chrome to Daydream to Cloud, are nothing without their developers.

Android and Chrome used to be known for how difficult they were to build for. Not anymore. Google continues to improve its developer tools year after year, and at I/O 2018, there’s plenty to be excited about.

What’s new and exciting about development tools at I/O 2018?

The biggest announcement for Android app developers was Android Studio 3.2. Not because everyone likes  [Read More…]

Google I/O 2018: What’s new in Google Photos, Gmail, and Assistant

During its I/O 2018 keynote, Google laid the future roadmaps for some of its products including Google Photos, Gmail, and Assistant.

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What’s new in YouTube at Google I/O 2018

Smash that like button!

YouTube is one of Google’s most important businesses, but it didn’t get much attention at I/O this year.

Here’s what’s new.

How is YouTube changing in 2018?

Nothing about YouTube is really changing, but you’ll be able to watch YouTube TV on the upcoming Smart Displays. The Smart Displays have already been shown to handle video calls, music playback, Assistant queries and more. The addition of YouTube TV makes the Smart Displays that  [Read More…]