Google Chrome 64-bit Beta released, edges closer to final Windows release
July 31, 2014 – 08:05 | No Comment
Google Chrome 64-bit Beta released, edges closer to final Windows release

Google has moved its dedicated 64-bit Windows build of Chrome one step closer to its final release with the launch of Google Chrome 37.0 Beta (64-bit). The new release requires Windows 7 64-bit or later …

Google Maps for Android 8.2 released, improves navigation for cyclists and drivers
July 18, 2014 – 12:34 | No Comment
Google Maps for Android 8.2 released, improves navigation for cyclists and drivers

Google has started to roll out Google Maps for Android 8.2, focussing its attention of cyclists with the addition of some handy new features.
The app also introduces voice control for vehicle navigation, effectively turning the …

Google Chrome 36 FINAL tweaks notification popups, adds crash recovery browser bubble
July 17, 2014 – 06:55 | No Comment
Google Chrome 36 FINAL tweaks notification popups, adds crash recovery browser bubble

Google has unveiled Chrome 36 FINAL for Windows, Mac and Linux, with Chrome for Android 36 rolling out shortly. The desktop update adds a couple of user interface tweaks under the label “rich notifications improvements”.
It …

Google Chrome ships early versions for Windows 64-bit, promise better speed, stability and security
June 3, 2014 – 14:53 | Comments Off
Google Chrome ships early versions for Windows 64-bit, promise better speed, stability and security

In a move that could – and maybe should – have happened years ago, Google has finally released native 64-bit Windows builds into the Chrome release channel. While not yet available to stable or beta …

Chrome 35 FINAL adds developer-friendly tools, switches Linux build to Aura UI
May 21, 2014 – 10:46 | Comments Off
Chrome 35 FINAL adds developer-friendly tools, switches Linux build to Aura UI

Google has unveiled Chrome 35 FINAL for Windows, Mac and Linux. After the relative excitement of version 34, version 35 contains little of note for the end user to get excited about.
Developers, however, will be …

Google Maps updated for iOS and Android, improves navigation tools, offline maps support
May 7, 2014 – 08:07 | Comments Off
Google Maps updated for iOS and Android, improves navigation tools, offline maps support

Google has updated its mobile mapping apps with the release of Google Maps for iOS 3.0 and Google Maps for Android 8.0.
Both platforms gain improved turn-by-turn navigation controls as well as the addition of travel …

Google launches standalone Google Docs and Google Sheets app for Android, offers offline access as carrot
May 2, 2014 – 12:46 | Comments Off
Google launches standalone Google Docs and Google Sheets app for Android, offers offline access as carrot

Google has released standalone apps for viewing and editing text documents and spreadsheets through its Google Drive service. Both Google Docs 1.3 and Google Sheets 1.3 offers users lightweight alternatives to the main Google Drive …

Chrome 34 FINAL supports responsive images, extends password manager
April 9, 2014 – 12:41 | Comments Off
Chrome 34 FINAL supports responsive images, extends password manager

Google has released Chrome 34 FINAL for Windows, Linux, and Mac.
The headline addition is support for srcset, a new HTML attribute which allows web developers to specify multiple copies of a single image, with a …

Black Menu for Google Chrome: an easier way to access Google tools
March 26, 2014 – 08:25 | Comments Off
Black Menu for Google Chrome: an easier way to access Google tools

Google offers many different services, and switching between them isn’t difficult. If you’re at Google News, say, click the Apps icon top right and you’ll see buttons for Search, Gmail, Drive, Calendar, Maps and more: …

Google, Bing, Yahoo keyword rank checker Rankaware adds scheduler
March 14, 2014 – 06:36 | Comments Off
Google, Bing, Yahoo keyword rank checker Rankaware adds scheduler

The keyword rank checker Rankaware has been updated to version 1.4.
The highlight is that this release finally adds a scheduler. You don’t have to manually initiate an update any more: enable the schedule and the …

Chrome 34 Beta introduces hands-free Voice Search
February 28, 2014 – 14:03 | Comments Off
Chrome 34 Beta introduces hands-free Voice Search

After the underwhelming release of Google Chrome 33 FINAL last week, Google has unveiled a much more interesting update to its beta channel with the arrival of Google Chrome 34 Beta.
Chrome 34 comes with the …