Google Tests End-To-End Encrypted Group Chats In Messaging App
Google has announced that it is testing end-to-end encrypted RCS (Rich Communication Services) group chats, which will be available to some users in the open beta program over the coming weeks.
Millions Of Android Devices Prone To Hacking Due To GPU Bug: Google
Google researchers have warned that millions of Android smartphones are prone to hacking due to a bug in one of the graphics processing units (GPU) within the devices.
Google Introduces Conversation Summaries In Spaces Chats
Google has introduced conversation summaries in Google Chat for messages in “Spaces”, which will summarise conversations for users in their Premium Workspace.
Google To Bring New AR ‘Live View’ Feature To Maps In Select Cities
Google has announced that it will roll out a new augmented reality (AR) ‘Live View’ feature on its Maps application on Android and iOS in select cities.
Google Fi To Give Free YouTube Premium To Unlimited Plus Subscribers
Google Fi is reportedly giving free YouTube Premium to Unlimited Plus plan subscribers for a year.
Google’s Android Auto Coolwalk Redesign Enters Public Beta
Google has released a public beta of the new Coolwalk UI on the Play Store with some new features and changes for users to try out.
Google Confirms Bug In Fitbit App That Counts Inaccurate Calories
Google has confirmed a bug in the Fitbit app of the Pixel Watch that counts calories inaccurately.
Google Play Games For Pc Beta Expands To Eight Countries
Google has expanded its Play Games for PC feature under an open beta to users in eight countries — Brazil, Canada, Indonesia, Malaysia, Mexico, the Philippines, Singapore, and the US.
Google Making Disinformation Profitable Via Ad Business: Report
Google is allegedly making disinformation profitable via its ad practices for some of the Internet’s most prolific purveyors of false information in Europe, Latin America, and Africa, a ProPublica investigation has found.
Google Sued Over ‘Discriminatory’ Spam Filtering Practices In The US
Google has been sued in the US by the Republican National Committee (RNC) for allegedly sending “millions” of campaign emails to the spam folders of users.
Google Purges Battery-Draining Android Apps With 20 Million Downloads
Google Play has removed apps with more than 20 million downloads because they were using excessive mobile data and draining batteries, says a report.
Android Users Can Soon Add Emoji Reactions To iPhone Text
Google has announced that Android users will soon be able to react to SMS texts from iPhone users with emojis as well in Google’s Messages app.