Tag Archives: Google

Crypto Ads to Be Prohibited on Google

Crypto Ads

You won’t be seeing cryptocurrency ads on Google anymore starting this June. The Internet search giant announced on Wednesday a blanket ban on cryptocurrency ads as well as announcements related to the virtual currency like initial coin offering (ICO). The announcement of the ban on cryptocurrency ads, which was contained in an update to Google’s advertising policies section, did not …

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Google to Withdraw Nest Products from Amazon

Nest Products

Amazon will stop selling new products from Google’s smart home products department Nest, according to a Business Insider report. The move prompted the Nest team to pull out its products from the online retail giant’s site. Move Announced via Conference Call The Business Insider said Amazon’s retail team told the Nest team on a conference call late last year that …

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Google Rolls out Google Pay

Google Pay

Google announced on Tuesday the rollout of Google Pay, which combines two mobile payment services Android Pay and Google Wallet. “Fast, simple checkout. Easy access to rewards and offers. One spot for purchases, passes, and payment methods. All of these are ways we’ve been working to make paying safer and easier for everyone, everywhere.  And you can make the most …

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Google Launches Lighter Version of Google Mail

Gmail Go

Android users, rejoice! There is now a lightweight version of Gmail. Compared to Gmail, which uses 47 MB of storage space and has a download speed of 20.66 MB, Gmail Go occupies about 25 MB of space and has 9.51 MB download speed, a TechCrunch report said. The Same Features as Gmail Also, Gmail Go has “multiple account support, conversation …

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Project Fi Is Now Available in 35 More Countries

Project Fi

Google announced on Thursday that data coverage provided by Project Fi is now available in 35 more countries. From 135 nations, the total number of countries and territories where users can take advantage of Project Fi’s service is now at 170. Same High-Speed International Coverage “Starting today (Thursday), you can enjoy data coverage in 170 countries and territories. Like always, …

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Google Begins Test on New App Called Reply


Internet search giant Google is testing a new feature that will work other messaging apps. Called Reply, Google said the app “puts the Smart Reply you may know from Google right into notifications from the chat apps you use most often.” (Read: Google’s Fast-Loading AMP Pages Are Coming to Gmail) Android Police reported that invitations to test Reply were sent …

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YouTube Go: Data-Saving Service Expands to 130 Countries

Youtube Go

For many of us, it’s fun (and mostly entertaining) to watch videos on YouTube on your mobile phone. But it can also be expensive as it uses much data. (Read: YouTube Stars Settle Twitter War in the Ring: 1.6 Million Viewers) If you want to save your data plan, there’s a way for you to watch YouTube videos offline through …

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Google Clips Are Already Available for Order

Google Clips

Google Clips – the $249 artificial intelligence-powered camera – is ready to order. However, Android Police said deliveries are not expected until March. The camera was introduced to the public during a Pixel 2 event back in October. (Read: Google’s Surprise Camera Autonomously Snaps Photos) The camera, which was revealed at the end of the event, snaps photos of what’s …

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Google Bulletin App out to Promote Citizen Journalism

Bulletin App

Google is testing a new app called Bulletin that allows residents in a community to report and post local news stories. All that a registered user has to have is a smartphone. (Read: Google Chrome Users Can Now Mute Those Annoying Autoplay Ads) Slate first reported about a Google post that came out online on Thursday about the app. Hyperlocal …

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Google Play Store to Soon Offer Audiobooks

Google Play Audiobooks

Bibliophiles would be delighted to know that Google Play would soon be offering audiobooks. Not only that, a customer will get 50 percent off his or her first audiobook purchase, according to a teaser banner. 9to5google.com first reported on the banner. (Read: Google Play Teases Audiobook Sales Ahead of Official Arrival, Will Offer 50% off First Title) The banner read: …

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