Google Hangouts 2 for Android adds SMS and MMS support, location sharing
November 8, 2013 – 08:01 | Comments Off on Google Hangouts 2 for Android adds SMS and MMS support, location sharing
Google Hangouts 2 for Android adds SMS and MMS support, location sharing

Google has updated its messaging tool for Android users with the release of Google Hangouts 2.0. The tool, which replaced Google Talk and Google+ Messenger as the de facto messaging service for Google users, gains …

Chrome for Android 30 updates swiping gestures, offers search by image
October 3, 2013 – 11:06 | Comments Off on Chrome for Android 30 updates swiping gestures, offers search by image
Chrome for Android 30 updates swiping gestures, offers search by image

Google has released Chrome for Android 30 FINAL, a major new update to its mobile web browser. The main highlight in version 30 is updated swiping gestures, but other new features include the ability to …

Chrome 30 FINAL simplifies image searching
October 1, 2013 – 17:52 | Comments Off on Chrome 30 FINAL simplifies image searching
Chrome 30 FINAL simplifies image searching

Google has released Chrome 30 FINAL for Windows, Mac, Linux and Chrome Frame.
The build includes a new search option. Right-click an image, select “Search Google for this image”, and you’ll get a list of web …

Google Web Designer provides user-friendly means of building interactive web pages and ads
October 1, 2013 – 11:17 | Comments Off on Google Web Designer provides user-friendly means of building interactive web pages and ads
Google Web Designer provides user-friendly means of building interactive web pages and ads

Google has unveiled the first public beta of Google Web Designer, its HTML5 web coding tool for Mac and Windows. Although geared towards advertisers looking to build rich interactive web ads using HTML5, CSS3 and …

Chrome 29 FINAL adds settings “reset to default”, rich notifications for Mac
August 21, 2013 – 06:30 | Comments Off on Chrome 29 FINAL adds settings “reset to default”, rich notifications for Mac
Chrome 29 FINAL adds settings “reset to default”, rich notifications for Mac

Google has released Chrome 29 FINAL for Windows, Mac and Linux.
If your current edition isn’t working as it should then you’ll appreciate the new “Reset browser settings” option (Settings > Advanced), which restores the original …

Google Drive 1.11 makes setup easier for new users, adds new shortcuts
July 31, 2013 – 07:07 | Comments Off on Google Drive 1.11 makes setup easier for new users, adds new shortcuts
Google Drive 1.11 makes setup easier for new users, adds new shortcuts

Google has released Google Drive 1.11 for Windows and Mac, a minor update to its desktop tool for accessing and synchronising data with the online Google Drive service. The new build adds shortcuts for conveniently …

Google Chrome for iOS 28 offers app interoperability, full-screen support on iPad
July 18, 2013 – 07:38 | Comments Off on Google Chrome for iOS 28 offers app interoperability, full-screen support on iPad
Google Chrome for iOS 28 offers app interoperability, full-screen support on iPad

Hot on the heels of its Google Maps for iOS update, Google has unveiled Google Chrome for iOS 28, its alternative web browser for iPad, iPhone and iPod touch users. The new build contains a …

Google Maps for iOS 2.0 adds native iPad support
July 17, 2013 – 07:24 | Comments Off on Google Maps for iOS 2.0 adds native iPad support
Google Maps for iOS 2.0 adds native iPad support

It’s been a long time coming, but Google has finally unveiled an iPad-friendly version with the release of Google Maps for iOS 2.0. It seems like an age now since Apple dropped native support for …

Google Maps for Android 7.0 unveils redesign, improved navigation
July 11, 2013 – 11:48 | Comments Off on Google Maps for Android 7.0 unveils redesign, improved navigation
Google Maps for Android 7.0 unveils redesign, improved navigation

Google has unveiled too major updates for Android users with the release of Google Maps for Android 7.0 and Chrome for Android 28.0. Google Maps sports a brand new design for both Android tablets and …

Chrome 28 FINAL adds richer notifications, implements new Blink rendering engine
July 10, 2013 – 10:46 | Comments Off on Chrome 28 FINAL adds richer notifications, implements new Blink rendering engine
Chrome 28 FINAL adds richer notifications, implements new Blink rendering engine

Google has released Google Chrome 28 FINAL for Windows, Mac and Linux. The latest version of its open-source, cross-platform web browser sees Google implement the latest revision of its web rendering engine – Blink – …

Vet your social networking app privacy settings with MyPermissions Cleaner
July 1, 2013 – 10:37 | Comments Off on Vet your social networking app privacy settings with MyPermissions Cleaner
Vet your social networking app privacy settings with MyPermissions Cleaner

With privacy higher than ever on the news agenda, it’s not surprising people are starting to wake up to the fact they’ve happily allowed all kinds of personal information about themselves to appear online. It …