Google started scanning emails of its users to offer them more ‘personalised’ ads. While there was quite a bit of an uproar about this when Google initially announced this move, the company went ahead with the move. Now though, the company has announced that from later this year, it will stop scanning email contents for Gmail users to offer them personalised ads.
Google Play Music is the default music player on the Samsung Galaxy S8 and the Galaxy S8+, and now the platform has launched a brand new feature exclusive to the handsets.
Google’s got serious about its smartphones ambitions last year with its Pixel lineup. Despite being manufactured by HTC, the phone had no HTC-branding and was completely marketed by Google.
Google has started rolling out the June security update for its compatible Nexus and Pixel devices. In addition, the latest build of Android 7.1.2 Nougat for the Google Pixel also addresses a freezing problem with the device.
Depending on who you ask, Google Fit is either terrible or the best platform to manage one’s health and fitness related data. Its ability to integrate with other third-party apps really makes it worth using despite its step counting and other captured data being not as reliable. Then, there’s Samsung Health.
Google today announced new tools for publishers to ensure that they are able to serve ads that are in accordance with the standards set by the Coalition for Better Ads. The company also announced in its blog post that to provide the best user experience to users, it will be introducing ad filtering support in Chrome from early 2018.
Manufacturer customized versions of Android have been a pain for purists since time immemorial. One reason for that is because they end up delaying Android software updates. But despite all the hate that Android gets for this, haven’t these manufacturer tweaked flavors like Samsung’s Grace UX or Xiaomi’s MIUI contributed anything meaningful?
If your main photo viewer in Google Photos is getting cluttered, Google has a way to help clean that up without deleting content.