Google Allo: a sort-of smart messaging app
September 22, 2016 – 07:46 | No Comment
Google Allo: a sort-of smart messaging app

Does the world need another messaging app? We’re not sure, but Google is giving us another one anyway, launching Google Allo for Android and iOS.
Key features include “Smart Reply”, which analyses incoming messages and suggests …

Track your AdSense earnings with Auburn
August 23, 2016 – 08:46 | No Comment
Track your AdSense earnings with Auburn

Are you earning so much with Google AdSense that you’re always online checking your balance?
OK, probably not, but if you’re earning something then tiny Windows freebie Auburn could save you time by displaying your earnings …

Google Maps for iOS adds taxi services to route options
March 24, 2016 – 08:57 | Comments Off on Google Maps for iOS adds taxi services to route options
Google Maps for iOS adds taxi services to route options

Less than a month after its last update, Google has rolled out Google Maps for iOS 4.17. The big news here is the addition of taxi services when comparing route options for six countries, including …

NooG is a compact web search bar for your PC desktop
March 4, 2016 – 09:55 | Comments Off on NooG is a compact web search bar for your PC desktop
NooG is a compact web search bar for your PC desktop

NooG is a lightweight internet search bar for the Windows desktop.
We watched the installation process closely, because this is just the kind of app to trash your system with a pile of adware, but no …

Google Maps for iOS 4.16 adds detour function, 3D touch support
March 1, 2016 – 06:55 | Comments Off on Google Maps for iOS 4.16 adds detour function, 3D touch support
Google Maps for iOS 4.16 adds detour function, 3D touch support

Google has extended its pit-stop feature – the ability to find places to stop off on journeys – to iPhone and iPad users with the release of Google Maps for iOS 4.16.
The ability to create …

FBackup 6.0 debuts cloud backup
January 25, 2016 – 10:56 | Comments Off on FBackup 6.0 debuts cloud backup
FBackup 6.0 debuts cloud backup

Softland has shipped FBackup 6.0, a major update of its freeware file backup tool for Windows.
The new release finally brings support for cloud backups, with an option to save your data to Google Drive.

Tabr is a RAM-saving Chrome tab manager
December 8, 2015 – 04:22 | Comments Off on Tabr is a RAM-saving Chrome tab manager
Tabr is a RAM-saving Chrome tab manager

Chrome’s a great browser, but open too many tabs and it can turn into a real resource hog, grabbing vast amounts of RAM and maybe impacting your system’s performance.
Tabr is a new Chrome tab manager …

Easily access Google Drive files from Microsoft Office
November 9, 2015 – 02:21 | Comments Off on Easily access Google Drive files from Microsoft Office
Easily access Google Drive files from Microsoft Office

Hit File > Open in any modern edition of Microsoft Office and all your OneDrive cloud files are just a couple of clicks away.
That’s less than helpful if you keep your files on Google Drive, …

YouTube for iOS 10.38 unveils major redesign, new in-app editing tools
October 6, 2015 – 08:31 | Comments Off on YouTube for iOS 10.38 unveils major redesign, new in-app editing tools
YouTube for iOS 10.38 unveils major redesign, new in-app editing tools

Google has rolled out YouTube for iOS 10.38 for iPhone and iPad. Despite the minor version number revision, the new app sports a major facelift, plus new in-app editing controls.
The new look sports a minimalist …

Access Google Maps on your Apple Watch with latest iOS update
September 30, 2015 – 08:47 | Comments Off on Access Google Maps on your Apple Watch with latest iOS update
Access Google Maps on your Apple Watch with latest iOS update

Google has unveiled updates to its Google Maps for iOS and Google Maps for Android apps. The big news in this latest release is the addition of support for the Apple Watch on the iOS …

Google Chrome 43 FINAL adds web MIDI hardware support, improves permissions API
May 20, 2015 – 07:33 | Comments Off on Google Chrome 43 FINAL adds web MIDI hardware support, improves permissions API
Google Chrome 43 FINAL adds web MIDI hardware support, improves permissions API

Google has unveiled Chrome 43 FINAL for Windows, Mac and Linux. Version 43’s main new feature is support for hardware MIDI instruments.
Chrome 43 also implements a couple of behind-the-scenes tweaks for developers that will help …