Tag Archive: Google


Google Shopping gets a new look and features in India

A new home page helps you find what you’re looking for and save money.

Google’s Shopping tab has been around for a while now, and while it’s helpful here and there, it’s been in need of an overhaul. Starting today in India, Google Shopping is getting the attention it deserves with a revamped UI and a bundle of new features.

The first thing you’ll notice right off the bat is the all-new Shopping home page. Here, you  [Read More…]

This 2-in-1 Smart Plug works with Amazon Alexa and Google Home, just $20

If you’ve ever thought about smartening up your home, but don’t quite know where to start, we’ve got a suggestion. Dip your toes into the connected home waters by making your wall outlets smart.

The 2-in-1 Smart Plug from Syncwire is currently offered for just $ 20 through the AndroidGuys Deals Store and is the perfect starter accessory. In essence, it turns one wall outlet into two, and gives them new levels of control.

Once you’ve got this in place you  [Read More…]

How to take the best Night Sight photos with your Google Pixel

Google’s cameras have always been spectacular in low light, but with the new Night Sight feature they’re truly spectacular even in extreme darkness. One of the best parts about Night Sight is that it was released for all Pixel phones, not just the latest models. And if you want to make the most of Night Sight on all of these phones, you’ll want to know these tips and tricks.

Products used in this guide Google Store: Google Pixel  [Read More…]

How to take a screenshot on the Google Pixel 3

The Pixel 3 offers one of the simplest software experiences you can get, and that’s carried over into its screenshot feature. Thankfully with Android 9 Pie, Google’s added a few features to make its screenshot a bit more capable and competitive, but it’s still easy as ever to capture and share. Here’s how you get it done.

Products used in this guide Google Store: Google Pixel 3 ($ 799) How to take a screenshot on the Google Pixel  [Read More…]

Google+ faces another data breach, shut down moved up four months to April

The new leak exposed personal info for 52.5 million users.

A little less than two months ago, it was announced that Google+ would be closing its doors to consumers in August 2019 following a three-year-long data breach. Now, Google’s revealed that it’s moving that date up to April 2019 thanks to, you guessed it, another data leak.

The bug that caused for this new round of leaked data was only around for six days (November 7 –  [Read More…]

Google Fit updated with breathing exercises and home screen widgets

There are also improvements to the homepage and manually-added workouts.

We’ve really been enjoying Google Fit following its overhaul this past August, and now as we head towards the end of the year, Google’s issuing its first big update since then to add a couple smaller features to flesh the platform out a bit more.

For folks using Google Fit on an Android phone, you’ll soon have access to home screen widgets. These were oddly removed when  [Read More…]

Google Maps’ For You feature expands to iOS, 130 new countries for Android

For You is available in over 40 countries for iOS.

When Google Maps got its big visual refresh back in June, one of the new features it introduced was something called “For You.” For You is a section in Maps that recommends new places to check out based on your preferences, lets you know about new restaurants that open, and events happening in your area.

Today, Google’s announcing that For You is now expanding to 130+ additional  [Read More…]

Google Pixel 3 Lite and Pixel 3 Lite XL give us a twirl in new video

Here’s what we know about the mysterious mid-range Pixel phone.

Google’s Pixel 3 and 3 XL smartphones are two of the very best Android devices you can buy — if you have at least $ 800.

We’ve heard talk of a mid-range Pixel phone for a while now, and in either late 2018 or early 2019, it looks it could become a reality in the form of the Pixel 3 Lite.

Here’s everything we know so far  [Read More…]

Google Store holiday deals include $150 off Pixel 3 XL, $20 off Home Hub

These long-running deals will get you into Google’s latest gear for less for the holidays.

We’ve barely recovered from the swell of deals on Cyber Monday, and Google is rolling out sweeping deals in the Google Store on phones, smart home gear and more. These deals kick off immediately and run all the way to December 22, and in some cases December 24, so you have plenty of time to think about your purchases and line up  [Read More…]