Tag Archive: Google+

Google Unleashes Chrome Remote Desktop App for Android

Chrome Remote Desktop

Google has finally unveiled a new mobile client named Chrome Remote Desktop on the Android platform. As the name signifies, the app enables users to remotely control their PC or Mac right from their Android mobile device. The latest Android edition is a supplement to the Chrome Remote Desktop screen sharing platform, which was formerly unleashed by the company. It basically provides the ability to share your PC’s screen with other Chrome browser/Chromebook users. Similar to the big-screen version, in…
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Google Helpouts Service Lands On iOS Platform

Helpouts

Google has just launched Helpouts app on the iOS platform. This app, already available on Android, connects users via its Hangouts platform to experts erudite in a particular subject for coaching. Helpouts was first rolled out last November as a platform for experts to earn some money by just conversing with users who show interest in learning about the topic. There are so many categories, including Fitness & Nutrition, Education, Arts & Music and so on. Like the Web version,…
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Photowall for Chromecast Enables You to Beam Over a Collection of Photos to Your TV

Photowall for Chromecast

Google has just launched a new app called Photowall for Chromecast on both iOS and Android platforms. This is a free-to-use app, which allows users to turn their Chromecast-associated TV into a beautiful picture frame. Once you download the app, you will be able to beam over a collection of photos to your TV, which are then shown on the big screen. More than one user can send photos over to the Chromecast, and you can doodle on your desired…
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Google Unveils Its Google Now Cards Platform to the Desktop Chrome Browser

Google Now

Google has officially unleashed its Google Now cards platform to the Chrome stable desktop browser, that is for Mac and Windows. The company has said that starting from today, users with stable version of the Google browser can enjoy the perks of Google Now in Chrome. As aforementioned, this new feature is available for the Desktop running on Windows and Mac. You can turn on this feature by just logging in to the desktop Chrome version with the same account…
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Google+ for iOS Introduces New Location Reporting and History Settings

Google+

The official Google+ app on iOS has been revamped, adding 3 new features alongside a slew of bug fixes and significant performance enhancements. First up, the app brings support for pinning, which now enables moderators to lock one single post to the top of a Community stream to make it much easier to view. Once you are done with picking a post and clicked on the ‘Settings’ icon available on the top right-hand side corner, you will now encounter an…
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Gmail for iOS Receives Support for Background App Refresh

Gmail

Google has just rolled out an update to its Gmail app for iOS. Version 3.0 of the app brings simplified sign-ups and the most-awaited background app refresh. With the latest revamp, Gmail will take the advantage of iOS 7’s background refresh abilities to bring in the mail automatically even if the app is not kept open. Now the latest app loads emails even in the background, so that users can see new mails the moment they receive a push notification….
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Chrome Browser for Android Gets Overhauled with Minor Enhancements

Chrome Browser

Chrome for Android has just been revamped to version 33.0.1750.132. Alongside stability and performance tweaks, the overhauled version includes few number of modifications featured by the Chrome team. First up, the update brings a new help & feedback user interface, which is a simple change that diverts you to the help center in its own view, with the help of its own action bar. This feature has same functionality as before, but with a fresh look. In addition, the update…
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Chrome 34 Beta Brings Unprefixed Web Audio, Hands-Free Voice Search, and Responsive Images

Chrome 34

Google has finally announced the launch of Chrome 34 beta on Mac, Linux, and Windows. This leading-edge version brings a lot of enhancements, including support for responsive images and hands-free Google Voice Search. The latest hands-free Google Voice Search is the most interesting feature in the update. Simply open a fresh tab or go to Google.com via Chrome and then say ‘Ok Google’ and start your search using your voice commands. This specific feature is being unleashed eventually to US…
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Hangouts for iOS Receives Support for Short-Video Messaging, Stickers and More

Hangouts

Google has just unleashed a new version of its Hangouts app for iOS. This latest version has been completely optimized for iOS 7, along with a slew of new features. Firstly, the update has introduced support for location sharing. This feature allows you to attach a map with your present location to your conversation, which has been available on Android for a while. Moreover, the app has been completely optimized for iPad, adding support for picture-in-picture video calling functionality and…
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Waze for Android Gets Overhauled with Calendar Integration

Waze

The most renowned social GPS service Waze has rolled out an update to its Android app. The overall design as well as experience hasn’t changed, Waze has introduced the option for users to sync their calendar with the service. As aforementioned, the latest version of the app has added the ability to navigate to destinations right from your calendar entries. From now, events with location information automatically appear in the user’s navigation list and they will be able to navigate…
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