Tag Archive: Bringing


Daydream’s next update is bringing Cast, Notifications, and Social

There’s a huge update coming to Google Daydream, and it’s going to be great for everyone.

Separate from all of the awesome things coming to Android in the O update, Google has some big things coming to Daydream. While the overall purpose of this update is preparing the platform for the upcoming Standalone Daydream launch, existing Daydream-ready phones are going to benefit in several huge ways.

This new version of Daydream is codenamed Euphrates, and this is  [Read More…]

Google is bringing machine learning to job searches

Google is making it easier to search for jobs by leveraging machine learning and AI.

Google is rolling out a new initiative called Google for Jobs that will make it easier for you to find relevant jobs in your area. When you type in a job search query, Google will start offering suggestions for openings at the top of search results. The company is partnering with LinkedIn, Facebook, Careerbuilder Monster, Glassdoor, and others, and will rely on its machine  [Read More…]

AT&T bringing Nougat to Galaxy S6, S6 edge, and S6 Active

It’s been a while since Android 7.0 Nougat was released, but it remains the major Android OS version and the updates are still rolling out. Though most recent flagships have been updated for a fair while, some older flagships are now receiving their dose of Nougat-y goodness. Notably, AT&T is now pushing Android Nougat to the Galaxy S6 series, including the Galaxy S6, S6 edge, and S6 Active.

The update contains all of the improvements that are standard with Nougat.  [Read More…]

Fossil bringing Android Wear 2.0 to all smartwatches on March 15th

According to Business News, Fossil will begin bringing Android Wear 2.0 to all of its smartwatches (for those following at home, that’s the Q Founder, Q Wander, and Q Marshal) starting on March 15th. Unlike most of the other manufacturers out there, Fossil has committed to bringing the update to all of its watches – […]

Movado getting into the Android Wear game, bringing along Tommy Hilfiger and Hugo Boss

2017’s Android Wear lineup is getting altogether new faces.

Movado Group, a well-recognized fashion brand in watches, is joining the Android Wear family this month with the launch of a “smartwatch collection” that will be branded as Movado Connect. The watches, which will start with five men’s styles, will hit the market this fall starting at $ 495.

Unfortunately, Movado is holding off on specific details — and even pictures — of the watch to unveil it  [Read More…]

Samsung is bringing RCS messaging to its phones following NewNet acquisition

All Galaxy phones running Marshmallow and above will get RCS messaging.

Samsung acquired RCS operator NewNet Canada back in November, and the South Korean manufacturer is now integrating NewNet’s technologies into its phones. To that effect, the company is expanding RCS services to include “RCS-enabled devices, native/downloadable device clients, cloud-based RCS application servers, an interconnectivity hub among operators and a third-party monetization platform.” The company’s RCS solution will be available on all Galaxy phones running Marshmallow and  [Read More…]

Molson Canadian and Sportsnet bringing 360 VR experience to Hockey Night in Canada

Beer, hockey, and virtual reality — a Canadian dream come true!

Sportsnet and Molson Canadian are teaming up to give Canadian hockey fans a front row seat for six upcoming Hockey Night in Canada broadcasts thanks to the power of virtual reality… and beer!

To check things out you’ll first need the Sportsnet app and a special VR viewer from specially marked cases of Molson Canadian beer. Load up the VR tab in the app, enter the  [Read More…]

Uber is bringing its food delivery service to India

Uber’s on-demand online food delivery service is coming to India.

Uber has announced that its standalone food delivery app UberEATS will be making its debut in India shortly. The service is currently available in 58 cities around the world, and will launch in at least six cities across India.

From UberEATS’ Asia Pacific head Allen Penn:

I am incredibly excited about bringing UberEATS to India. This is a significant investment, it spans multiple cities and regions,  [Read More…]

Google is bringing its bandwidth-saving RAISR image processing to your Android phone

RAISR let’s Google show off your best photos without the extra bandwidth.

Google is constantly searching for ways to make it easier for us to share and use technology. Back in November 2016, they showcased RAISR, a new method for image processing that takes a low-res upload of a photo and uses machine learning technology to fill in the gaps between the pixels, so that the end-user gets the full resolution of the photo while using a fraction of  [Read More…]

Wileyfox commits to bringing Nougat to its entire portfolio of phones

Wileyfox will deliver platform and security updates to its entire portfolio.

Cyanogen’s announcement that it was shutting down its services and OS caught everyone by surprise, particularly those that partnered with the company to offer Cyanogen OS on their phones. British startup Wileyfox has five phones that run the now-defunct OS — Swift 2, Swift 2 Plus, Spark, Spark+, and Spark X — and the company has announced that it will bring the Nougat update to all  [Read More…]