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Google Maps “For You” tab rolls out to 130+ new countries on Android

The holiday season can be a risky time to roll out new features to an app or service. Not only are these holiday seasons hectic enough on their own, but then you add in the crunch time for employees and the bugs that could surface once a bunch of people with free time on their hands […]

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Who’s Winning the Latest Tech Industry Battles?

December has become consistent with the Chinese curse, “May You Be Born In Interesting Times.” We are up to our armpits in wars, and each is very different. Qualcomm and Intel are fighting for 5G control, and Intel is tearing itself apart. Microsoft passed Apple in valuation, largely because it has not been focusing on […]

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Call Screening is rolling out for some first-generation Google Pixel users

How far will artificial narrow intelligence go? If you ask Google, it can go as far as making and answering phone calls for us as shown by Google Duplex. If you’ve seen the Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL announcement event on October 9th, you may have also heard about Call Screening: A feature which […]

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Google ARCore 1.6 improves lighting effects, Huawei P20 Lite now supported

ARCore has been receiving very consistent updates over the last six months. Version 1.2 was shown off at Google I/O earlier this Summer, and now version 1.6 is here just a short time after 1.5 was released. The new features in this release include better lighting effects, screen capture abilities, and support for two new […]

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