Tag Archive: Announcements


The best announcements from Google I/O 2017

There was a lot of cool stuff in Mountain View this week, but what was the coolest?

Another Google I/O is in the can, and everyone has something to say about what they saw, including the Android Central staff!

Here’s what we saw that impressed and wowed us at this year’s dev conference.

Russell Holly

How about that new Unified Messaging app, huh? Oh right, we still don’t have one for Android.

Alright, saltiness  [Read More…]

Google Photos gets smarter and more social: Top 4 announcements from Google IO 2017

The new features will certainly be helpful for loyal users, but they also exist to help you to spread the word on what Google Photos can do.

Google has more than half a billion active users uploading over a billion image files to Google Photos daily, so it’s no surprise that the company is doubling down on what’s turning out to be a successful photo-sharing platform.

At Google I/O 2017, the company announced a host of new  [Read More…]

Top 4 Google Photos announcements from I/O 2017

The new features will certainly be helpful for loyal users, but they also exist to help you to spread the word on what Google Photos can do.

Google has more than half a billion active users uploading over a billion image files to Google Photos daily, so it’s no surprise that the company is doubling down on what’s turning out to be a successful photo-sharing platform.

At Google I/O 2017, the company announced a host of new  [Read More…]

The most important announcements at MWC were also the most boring

The phones announced at MWC are only possible because of the boring stuff happening in the background.

The Fira Grand Via is a huge complex, stretching connecting halls interspersed by meeting spaces, outdoor cafes and a snaking walkway that rests above the main floor, an express route of sorts between the chaos of the ground.

Each year at Mobile World Congress, once the embargoed releases are over — a phenomenon seemingly happening earlier and earlier — the  [Read More…]

Google at GDC 2017: All the announcements, features and games

Read all about the games coming to Daydream VR, Play Store games available for pre-registration, and game-making tools available for mobile game developers.

This week is going to be a good one for Android users. You’re not only getting a preview of some of the new flagship smartphones coming out this year, but Google’s making some gaming-related announcements, too. To kick off its developer day at GDC 2017, the company’s launched a bevy of new features, including  [Read More…]

All the big announcements from Oculus Connect 3

Oculus revealed a final iteration of its Rift Touch controllers, a social meeting ground with personal avatars, new minimum system specs for the Rift, a bunch of new games designed for the Touch Controllers, and more!

Read more at VR Heads

Android thoughts on today’s Apple announcements

There’s nothing like a good, live nerd event. And Apple still does some of the best.

Our cousins at iMore were on hand today as Apple unveiled the next generation of its four pillars of products and services. Computers. Mobile. Wearables. TV. There’s a whole lot going on here. And like many of you out there, we also use myriad devices both at work, and at home. We use Android. We use Google. We use Windows and Mac and  [Read More…]

T-Mobile’s Un-carrier 11 announcements will be made on Monday, June 6

T-Mobile will hold its Un-carrier 11 media event on Monday, June 6, where the wireless carrier is expected to reveal a number of new features for its customers.

T-Mobile revealed the date for Un-carrier 11 via Twitter:

You’re invited! Tune in LIVE to be blown away by our next Un-carrier move. Epic news you won’t want to miss! https://t.co/cYCU2xOHzi

— T-Mobile (@TMobile) June 2, 2016

The event begins at 1 p.m. Eastern Time (10 a.m.  [Read More…]

Chrome OS announcements at Google I/O: Everything we know

Google is dropping some big Chrome OS news on us at Day 2 of Google I/O, and in order to wrap our heads around all of the news we’re putting together a running list of everything Google has to announce.

Android apps and Google Play on Chrome OS

Right at the start of the day, Google announced that Android apps are coming in full force to Chromebooks, Chromeboxes  [Read More…]

Relive the all of the announcements from the Google I/O 2015 keynote

Here’s your chance to relive the Google I/O 2015 keynote, including Android M, Project Brillo, and much, much more.

If you missed out on all of Google’s announcements at the Google I/O 2015 keynote earlier today, you can now relive all of the action right on YouTube.