Google Global Cache Is Coming to Cuba

"The Associated Press reports that on Monday Eric Schmidt will be in Havana to sign a deal bringing Google Global Cache to Cuba," writes lpress. Here's some details from the AP's report on the deal. Cuba suffers from some of the world's slowest internet .....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotDec 11th, 2016

Google researcher figures how to make great night photos with a smartphone

Name the number one problem with smartphone cameras. If you picked "nighttime photos," we agree: While smartphone cameras have improved by orders of magnitude in the last decade, due to the constraints of their tiny lenses, low light conditions are s.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News1 hr. 23 min. ago

Google Trips gets more features for an even smoother vacation

Google just added several new features to its Trips travel-assistant app to help you get the most out of your next vacation. They include easier sharing, a way to make last-minute changes, and automatic adding of bus and train data. The post Google T.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News2 hr. 8 min. ago

Article: Recommended Reading: April 27, 2017

eMarketer’s scan of the key developments of the day, plus data to make sense of it all. Today’s topics: FCC chief lays out net neutrality plans; 24/7 live video is coming to Twitter; and more......»»

Category: internetSource:  emarketerRelated News4 hr. 40 min. ago

Spotify might be working on a connected device

This diversification could be a sign that Spotify is ready to break free from Apple and Google by making its own peripherals for using its service. The post Spotify might be working on a connected device appeared first on Tech2. Spotify recentl.....»»

Category: asiaSource:  tech2Related News5 hr. 31 min. ago

The Walking Dead: Two New Characters Coming to Season 8

The Walking Dead is reportedly adding two new characters for Season 8, Abbud and Dillon, both of whom are good guys. The Walking Dead Season 8 will reportedly feature two new characters. TVLine reports the series is currently casting two recurr.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated News7 hr. 23 min. ago

Google experiment promises clean nighttime shots from your phone

Many modern smartphones can take decent photos when the sun goes down, but their noisy, washed out images still don't hold a candle to the shots from a high-end DSLR. Google researcher Florian Kainz might have a way of closing that gap.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated News8 hr. 31 min. ago

Apple wants teens to chill at its stores so badly

Apple is all about getting Gen Z away from the food court and Starbucks counter and plugged into Apple stores.  SEE ALSO: Apple launches global in-store education program In an interview with CBS earlier this week,  Angela Ahrendts, the sen.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News8 hr. 55 min. ago

Google Home just became your perfect kitchen companion

Google Home can now read out step-by-step instructions for more than five million recipes. Bon appétit! Have ambitions of competing on Master Chef or Chopped? Yeah, us too, and while we're still perfecting the fine art of, um, not burnin.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated News8 hr. 55 min. ago

Google says it"s cool if staff protests on International Workers Day

Google employees won't be punished for taking a day off to protest Donald Trump on May 1, International Workers Day.  Those who choose to protest will join around 340,000 service workers who are reportedly set for a one-day strike.  SEE ALS.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News9 hr. 55 min. ago

Mario Kart 8 DLC Coming to Super Mario Run

The side-scrolling mobile game will soon feature buildings based on Nintendo's popular kart racer. This week brings with it the release of Mario Kart 8 Deluxe, and to celebrate, Nintendo has announced Mario Kart-themed content is coming to Supe.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated News11 hr. 39 min. ago

Simple treatment for severe bleeding could save lives of mothers around the world

An inexpensive and widely available drug could save the lives of one in three mothers who would otherwise bleed to death after childbirth, according to a major study. The global trial of 20,000 women found that death due to bleeding was reduced by 31.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated News11 hr. 47 min. ago

IDG Contributor Network: Cyber crime as a service forces changes in information security

Cyber crime has been commercialized. Infecting computers with ransomware or using an advanced persistent threat to pilfer intellectual property no longer requires deep technical knowledge. Just use Google to learn how to access the Dark Web, and y.....»»

Category: securitySource:  networkworldRelated News11 hr. 47 min. ago

PS Plus May 2017: Free PS4 and Vita games ANNOUNCED

The big PS Plus May 2017 reveal is here, and here's your list of free PlayStation Plus games for the coming month. Anything you fancy?.....»»

Category: gameSource:  psuRelated News11 hr. 47 min. ago

Google clarifies which Chromebooks will get Android apps

It’s been almost a year since Google announced that Android apps would make their way to Chrome OS. Unfortunately, only six Chromebook devices currently feature support for the Play Store. Worse yet, Google has been slow to add support for addi.....»»

Category: topSource:  mobilesyrupRelated News11 hr. 47 min. ago

Freedom Mobile launches Wi-Fi calling

Wi-Fi Calling, one of the big service improvements Freedom Mobile promised when it rebranded from Wind Mobile, is now available. To start, the feature is only available to LG V20 users, with support for additional devices coming at a later date (addi.....»»

Category: topSource:  mobilesyrupRelated News11 hr. 47 min. ago

Google Trips app update makes it easier to keep track of travel information

Google’s Trips smartphone app was updated today, making it easier to keep track of travel information and changes. Released last September, the app lets users manage their travel information and offer suggestions for points of interest acco.....»»

Category: topSource:  mobilesyrupRelated News11 hr. 47 min. ago

Google co-founder Sergey Brin is reportedly constructing a secret airship

Larry Page isn’t the only Google co-founder with an interest in flying vehicles. According to a Bloomberg report, Sergey Brin has secretly been building his own massive airship inside a NASA hanger......»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated News11 hr. 47 min. ago

You"re not too old to play with Hot Wheels in "Forza Horizon 3"

The second Forza Horizon 3 expansion is coming out soon and it's bringing a big dose of childhood nostalgia along with it. Hot Wheels and their iconic bright orange tracks arrive on May 9th as part of the Forza Horizon 3 Expansion Pass.....»»

Category: topSource:  engadgetRelated News11 hr. 47 min. ago

Everything you need to know about Waymo’s self-driving car project

Waymo, an autonomous vehicle pioneering firm, has been making plenty of headlines lately. Owned by Google parent company Alphabet, Waymo is heavily invested into self-driving car research. Here's everything you need to know. The post Everything you n.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News11 hr. 48 min. ago

Sobering visualizations reveal how sea level rise could transform cities in your lifetime

Until recently, it seemed that we would be able to manage global warming-induced sea level rise through the end of the century. It would be problematic, of course, but manageable, particularly in industrialized nations like the U.S. However, troublin.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News12 hr. 31 min. ago