This week has been full of surprises, hasn't it? On Friday, This Week's Leaks came out, as did some surprise MacBook upgrades (which I'm sure John will tell you about soon). And now for a new surprise: Google Chrome has an interface upgrade! In this post, I test it to see what we're in for.
The second I saw this story pop into my email, I thought, This thing will either be called Google Pay or Android Wallet I was right! Google Pay it is, and we are seeing it right now! Android Pay was Google's answer to Apple Pay, and you could use it on phones that supported NFC to … Continue reading Google Wallet and Android Pay Merge For Greater Greatness
In case this hasn't been clear previously, I love Android. The main reason I love it is because apps have loads of freedom to do whatever they want, and this makes it customisable. But that is about to change. The problem is the accessibility features. Google, like most people, want their phones to be usable … Continue reading Android Apps To Lose Functionality
Does anyone here remember my previous article about Firefox 57? It was entitiled Firefox 57: Does It Deserve The Hype? and as I recall, I said yes, it does. Well, I am pleased to tell you that Firefox 57 is now here!!! And I should care because? Because it's much better. Mozilla have replaced their … Continue reading The Best Firefox Yet Has Arrived
Walmart collect a petabyte of customer data per hour. Google probably collect more. So a partnership should be exciting. Oh wait. It's already happened. Have you ever heard of Google Express? No? I'm not surprised. Although Google pushed it with Google Home/Assistant and even made it the subject of their 2016 april fools joke. But sadly, … Continue reading Walmart Parteners With Google And Things Happen
Stop smiling, all you on Android Nougat! You ain't on the latest Android anymore! Android O is finally here. And, to the obvious relief of the community, it's called Oreo. The reason we're all releived is that back when Nougat was still N, the public wanted Google to call it Nutella, like they did with Android 4.4 … Continue reading Hurrah! Android O Is Out!!
Yup. Allo on the Web is finally here. Finally. Ever since Nick Fox, head of Google Allo, tweeted a screenshot of Allo on the Web, all Google fans (myself included) have been watching with bated breath, watching, hoping, longing for Allo's web interface. Unfortunately, it wasn't what I thought it would be. Shame. Hold it. Let me … Continue reading Google Allo Web (Finally) Realesed
If you recently moved to iPhone, you may remember (In great waves of nostalgia) Google Now Offline every time you lose network signal (Though it is almost impossible these days), and see that "Siri not available" message. You will almost certainly have wished that iOS had something like this too. "Well", you will probably think, … Continue reading How to turn on Voice Over if you’re not connected to the internet (Without disabling Siri)
Mesh WiFi is nothing new. Well, it sort of is. Maybe. OK, so I really have no idea when mesh WiFi was invented. It might have been sometime in 2008 after Apple released the AirPort Extreme. Whenever it was, you could sort of say it's new, as only recently have companies taken notice of it. … Continue reading What is Mesh WiFi, and why should I use it?
A house that you can talk to is no longer science fiction. In fact, it's the furthest thing from it. These days, there are so many products on the market it can be confusing as to which one is best. Fortunately for you, I've rounded up the best ones, so you don't have to … Continue reading What Smart Home products should I buy?