Google Fit redesign makes step tracking much more prominent

Google Fit redesign makes step tracking much more prominent 1

Illustration: Alex Castro / The Verge Google is rolling out a refreshed person interface for its Google Fit apps for iOS, Android, and Wear OS that places a much bigger concentrate on step tracking. The app will now present your step rely as one of many two principal metrics within the two circles on the […]

Google Doodle aims at coronavirus awareness

Google Doodle aims at coronavirus awareness 3

Google has shared a brand new doodle in an try and create awareness relating to the continued international pandemic coronavirus. Taking a glance, the doodle showcases virtually all letters within the phrase “Google” inside separate homes. Each letter appears to be stress-free at residence whereas practising social distancing. For context, social distancing a comparatively new […]

Google Maps now includes locations of COVID-19 food and night shelters across the country

Google Maps now includes locations of COVID-19 food and night shelters across the country 4

HIGHLIGHTS Google is working intently with state and central authorities authorities to pin the locations of COVID-19 aid facilities. Currently, individuals can discover the location of the food and night shelters across 30 cities utilizing Google maps. People can seek for ‘Food shelters in <city name>’ or ‘Night shelters in <city name>’ to search out […]

How to Fake Edit Website Text Using Google Chrome

How to Fake Edit Website Text Using Google Chrome 5

Scroll by means of any social media web site lengthy sufficient, and also you’ll finally see a screenshot of a ridiculous dialog or related textual content that appears outrageous. As it seems, your intuition is correct—most of those are literally pretend. Advertisement You won’t know that it’s very easy to physician the textual content on […]

Google Can Now Turn Your Photos Into Works of Art

Google Can Now Turn Your Photos Into Works of Art 11

You can now flip your photographs into works of artwork, and all you want is the Google Arts and Culture app. This is as a result of Google has added a brand new characteristic known as Art Transfer to the app. And this allows you to apply varied artwork types to a photograph of your […]

Garmin’s CEO on fending off Apple and Google

Garmin’s CEO on fending off Apple and Google 12

Garmin CEO Cliff Pemble is a comparatively unassuming chief. The former software program engineer enters a room with a quiet presence and humble demeanor. But make no mistake, he leads a tech firm value greater than $14 billion.  Like Pemble, Garmin is the antithesis of the flashy Silicon Valley tech darlings. The Kansas City firm, […]

Google donates free Chromebooks and 100,000 mobile hotspots for rural California students

Google donates free Chromebooks and 100,000 mobile hotspots for rural California students 13

Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge Google will present 4,000 Chromebooks and fund the usage of 100,000 Wi-Fi hotspots for rural students in California, who’re finding out from house because of the COVID-19 pandemic, CNBC studies. The initiative, which was introduced by California governor Gavin Newsom and Google CEO Sundar Pichai, will permit students […]

Bogus coronavirus claims lead Google Play to finally give Infowars the boot

Bogus coronavirus claims lead Google Play to finally give Infowars the boot 15

Enlarge / Alex Jones of InfoWars talks to reporters exterior a Senate Intelligence Committee listening to regarding overseas affect operations’ use of social media platforms, on Capitol Hill, September 5, 2018 in Washington, DC Drew Angerer | Getty Images On Friday, Google eliminated the Infowars Android app from its Play Store, extinguishing one in all […]

Test and trace with Apple and Google – Internet

Test and trace with Apple and Google – Internet 17

After the shutdown, the testing and tracing. “Trace, test and treat is the mantra … no lockdowns, no roadblocks and no restriction on movement” in South Korea. “To suppress and control the epidemic, countries must isolate, test, treat and trace,” say WHO. But what does “tracing” seem like precisely? In Singapore, they use a “TraceTogether” […]

How Americans are "primed for misinformation" on coronavirus

How Americans are "primed for misinformation" on coronavirus 18

Many American residents underneath stay-at-home or shelter-in-place orders are turning to social media extra typically than they usually would to remain related and sustain with the newest information coming from sources attempting to comprise the coronavirus pandemic. However, the elevated time on-line additionally means extra probabilities to stumble throughout misinformation which, within the case of […]

Google has banned the Infowars Android app over false coronavirus claims

Google has banned the Infowars Android app over false coronavirus claims 19

Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images Google has banned the Infowars Android app from the Google Play retailer, the firm confirmed to Wired on Friday. Google additionally confirmed the app’s elimination to The Verge, and we couldn’t discover the Infowars app in a search on the Play Store this night. The app was apparently eliminated due […]

Google Boots InfoWars App Off Play Store Over Bogus Coronavirus Claims

Google Boots InfoWars App Off Play Store Over Bogus Coronavirus Claims 20

Photo: Drew Angerer (Getty) Google has lastly kicked the Infowars app from its Play Store, the corporate confirmed to a number of retailers Friday. The tech big’s app retailer was one of many final main bastions for conspiracy theorist Alex Jones, as his present (and all of the extremist views and tainted dietary supplements it […]

Coronavirus effect: Google won’t play an April Fools’ Day joke this year

Coronavirus effect: Google won't play an April Fools’ Day joke this year 21

Since 2004, Google has been pranking the world each year with inventive jokes, web sites and pretend product launches holding us guessing whether or not the corporate is critical or joking. After all, the tech large did launch Gmail on April 1, 2004 providing customers 1GB of cupboard space, a function unprecedented previously. Before that, […]

Google Duo ups group video calling limit to 12 participants

Google Duo ups group video calling limit to 12 participants 22

Google’s Duo app remains to be alive, which is barely stunning given the corporate’s propensity to launch messaging and social networking apps after which shut them down afterwards. Not solely is it nonetheless alive, nevertheless it now permits you to have group video calls which have up to 12 participants. The earlier limit was 8, […]

Google, Youtube and Gmail Return After Outage Affects Thousands

Google, Youtube and Gmail Return After Outage Affects Thousands 23

Google providers are as soon as once more again on-line after an outage this morning affected 1000’s. Gmail, YouTube, and Drive have been down for just a few hours earlier this morning. The situation impacted the East Coast probably the most, although it was felt all through the remainder of North America and different locations […]