Google reveals Microsoft Edge security flaw

For a very long time, Microsoft and Google have been enemies and as a result they have had a lot of disagreements over disclosure of security vulnerability in the last few years. Google has once again stirred up the dispute this week, exposing a Microsoft Edge security flaw to Microsoft back in November, giving Microsoft …

Google launches Gmail Go for Android

Google has brought in Gmail Go which happens to be its latest addition to its line of “Go” apps that are reasonably limited versions of their original. Go apps occupy lesser amount of space on smartphones and yet they still are capable of rendering the basic services that the original apps provide. More so, Go …

The ‘Stories’ format is on its way to Google search

Google is launching a developer preview of what it calls “AMP Stories.” This feature is bound to give the search engine a whole new look, so knowing about it is worthwhile. The basics are simple really. First up, let’s begin with the “Stories” part. Any user of Facebook Instagram and Snapchat knows what the term …

Google brings AR stickers to Android phones through its Motion Stills app

An announcement came from Google’s Research Blog that Google would be incorporating support for Augmented Reality (AR) stickers in the Motion Stills app through CNET. AR mode is powered by instant motion tracking, a six degree of freedom tracking system built upon the technology that powers Motion Text in Motion Stills iOS and the privacy blur …

Logan Paul’s controversial video according to him was intended to ‘shock’ and show the ‘harsh realities’ of suicide

YouTube vlogger Logan Paul has continuously been on an apology tour following the general criticism of the video of a dead body which he posted on YouTube towards the end of 2017. While on an interview today, the 22-year-old said that he posted the video from Aokigahara forest with a precise objective. He said: “The …

Google has briefly broken Amazon’s workaround for YouTube on Fire TV

Google and Amazon are not getting any closer to ending their terrible dispute. In fact, the user-hostile fight between them has only gotten worse. YouTube has briefly appeared to have blocked the Silk web browser on Fire TV from displaying the TV-optimized interface that is normally displayed on large screens. As a result, trying to …

Google Play store, soon to commence sale of audiobooks.

If you are one to listen to audiobooks, chances are that you have probably purchased it from Audible. As of present, it looks as if Google will commence the sale of audiobooks through its Play store. There are reports that have reached from our sources saying that the company has started advertising audiobooks, and that a user’s …

YouTube tightens rules around what channels can be monetized

YouTube is stiffening the rules around its partner program and raising requirements that a channel/creator must meet in order to monetize videos. Effective immediately, to apply for monetization (and have ads attached to videos), creators must have tallied 4,000 hours of overall watch time on their channel within the past 12 months and have at least 1,000 …