Tag Archives: google

  • New Google Logo Unveiled (Video)

    New Google Logo Unveiled (Video)

    Google is still a relatively new company as far as those with iconic brand logos are concerned, so it’s kind of surprising to remember they’ve changed logos several times already. They’ve done it once again, with a new Google logo that was designed to emphasize that Google has services across a wide variety of platforms. […]

  • Estately Releases Map of Embarrassing Google Searches by State

    Estately Releases Map of Embarrassing Google Searches by State

    It’s tempting to think of the United States of America as one monolithic entity, but in reality it’s made up of a lot of different subcultures, all with their own obsessions and anxieties. Want proof? The home search app Estately has released a map documenting the most embarrassing Google searches by state, and they couldn’t […]

  • Project Sunroof: Google Launches Solar Power Initiative (Video)

    Project Sunroof: Google Launches Solar Power Initiative (Video)

    Most people are probably interested in solar energy in theory, but actually putting it into practice can often seem intimidating or more trouble than it’s worth. In between solving all the other problems of the world, Google recently announced they’re taking on this one too, with what they’re calling Project Sunroof. Basically, Project Sunroof provides […]

  • Google OnHub Router: “A Router for the New Way to WiFi” (Video)

    Google OnHub Router: “A Router for the New Way to WiFi” (Video)

    It might not be as sexy as a self-driving car or some of Google‘s other technological innovations, but if you’ve ever experienced router problems at home you’d probably welcome a simpler, more efficient, and more user-friendly device that performs the functions of a router without the hassles. And that’s exactly what Google OnHub is purported […]

  • Project Soli: Google Unveils Touchless Wearable Tech (Video)

    Project Soli: Google Unveils Touchless Wearable Tech (Video)

    Google has recently unveiled a new system for recognizing gestures that doesn’t require physical contact – technology that would have far-reaching implications specifically in the field of wearable tech. It’s Project Soli, a new project from Google ATAP that can recognize a wide array of user gestures through radar – and even George Bluth could use it, […]

  • Google Photos: Google’s New Heavy-Duty Free Photo App

    Google Photos: Google’s New Heavy-Duty Free Photo App

    Google has kicked up the automatic photo cloud storage to the next level with their new photo app. It’s called, simply enough, Google Photos, and it seems to be doing for pictures what Gmail did for email, with unlimited storage and automatic cloud backup, as well as a host of other cutting-edge features courtesy of the Google […]

  • Google Launches Find My Phone Feature for Android

    Google Launches Find My Phone Feature for Android

    Apple has long collected props on its “Find My iPhone” feature, which gives absent-minded iPhone users a nuclear option for locating their lost phones. Now, Google has finally come out with its own Find My Phone feature for Android, which works in much the same way. People who have the latest Google app update on their Androids […]

  • Inside Abbey Road With Google: Interactive Digital Tour (Video)

    Inside Abbey Road With Google: Interactive Digital Tour (Video)

    Recording studios just don’t get any more legendary than Abbey Road Studios in London. Most people know it as the inspiration for the iconic Beatles record and its even more iconic cover, but really it’s had an incredible history going back all the way to 1931. And now, thanks to the benevolent overlords at Google, […]

  • ‘Pac-Man’ for Google Maps is Now Playable (GIF)

    ‘Pac-Man’ for Google Maps is Now Playable (GIF)

    Another fine innovation from the people at Google comes in the form of yet another Pac-Man revival. It’s Pac-Man for Google Maps, and it’s a good way to lose an hour or two while you’re supposed to be working. Here’s how it works: Fire up Google Maps and find a section with a lot of intercrossing roads (we’re […]

  • Magic Leap Releases Augmented Reality Video Game Trailer (Video)

    Magic Leap Releases Augmented Reality Video Game Trailer (Video)

    Before recently, the words “Magic Leap” were shrouded in mystery. It was known that the company was backed by Google, and that they were in the augmented reality business, but as for what kind of stuff they were actually cooking up, nobody seemed to know. But now, a trailer for one of the games they’ve […]