Google has been pushing for growth in the enterprise world, but the lack of a voice phone system has made many companies reluctant. That is going to change because a new service called “Switch” is coming to Google Apps. It’s a cloud-based business-grade phone system that offers the ability to manage call transfers to extensions, […]
Google+ keeps adding new useful features, and the latest one’s a good one. The social network now allows users to limit their posts to be viewable by only people in a certain age range or geographic location. For example, you can now decide that only users 18+ or 21+ should be able to see your posts, […]
Reports and rumors have been swirling about the changes Google would be making to music streaming service All Access. The company wants to raise awareness for All Access to show the real value it has over competitors. Right now, the number of subscribers is believed to be between 500,000 and a few million. This is […]
The reach of Google’s productivity suite is extending to students. Today, the company announced Drive for Education. It works with any Chromebook, laptop, smartphone, or tablet. Drive for Education combines ample storage space with tight security. It is labeled as the twenty-first century backpack. All Google Apps for Education customers are eligible to use Drive […]
As they indicated in an announcement a couple weeks ago, Google has started listing price ranges for in-app purchases in the descriptions for applications. The data is currently only available when viewing an app’s listing using an Android smartphone or tablet. To find the information, you have to use the “Read more” link in the […]
Google has been making an effort towards improving your ad experience when using your mobile device. Google is working on building ads for mobile viewing, which will help your ads resize for every screen. Google is also incorporating an anchor ad format that keeps your ads from rolling around the page when scrolling.
Google is once again throwing out the deals for Chromecast buyers, this time giving you 2 months of Hulu Plus with your purchase of a Chromecast streaming device.
The aptly named Forms arm of Google Drive has been updated today. The update focuses on search, management, and URLs. Underneath the Help tab, Forms has a new search bar to find things a lot easier. The shortcut to cue the search bar is “Alt+/.” The management tools have to do with the questions included […]
Google turned sixteen a couple of days ago and to celebrate its birthday the company’s social media team took to Twitter to share a GIF of a gigantic birthday cake aptly decorated with a selection of colorful lollipops.
Google just posted a nice guide to help developers understand how to build Android Auto compatibility into their apps. Android Auto will work the same way Android Wear works in that developers won’t need to create a “new” app in order to make it compatible with Android Auto. Instead, they will only need to add […]