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  1. Google wants you to be part of their Eclipse Megamovie

    Wkrn.com-TN 07.22 / 04:05 www.wkrn.com
    Pictures you take during the total eclipse could be part of Google's Eclipse MegaMovie, which will be used to collect scientific…
  2. Google Wants To Use VR As A Training Platform

    Ubergizmo.com - Technology 07.22 / 03:32 ubergizmo.com
    Virtual reality (VR) technology might seem like a pretty obvious candidate when it comes to video games and entertainment purposes, but could it be used for more than that? That’s what Google thinks, and at the company’s Daydream Labs, they are testing out the possibility that VR could be used as a training platform to teach skills.To test this out, Google tried to teach participants how to make coffee using an espresso machine. One group was taught how to pull a shot virtually using a 3D m…
  3. Google fixes Android Auto issue that left users unable to read or reply to messages

    Androidpolice.com - Gadgets 07.22 / 02:19 androidpolice.com
    Android Auto seems to have had a lot of issues as of late, which isn't great considering you don't want to be fiddling with a screen on your dash while barreling down the freeway in a two-ton mass of metal and glass. In keeping with that theme, a recent issue left users unable to read or reply to messages on their Android Auto head units. Fortunately, though, Google was able to fix this via a server-side update. Read MoreGoogle fixes Android Auto issue that left users unable to read or…
  4. Google Play Music tweak adds a sidebar full of shortcuts

    Engadget - News 07.22 / 02:05 engadget.com
    As a music streaming service, Google Play Music works well enough but its user interface leaves an awful lot to be desired. Following the mobile app's update that added persistent navigation buttons, as 9to5 Google spotted, Mountain View has added…
  5. Protected areas of Riviera Maya now on Google Street View

    Riviera-maya-news.com - Latin America 07.22 / 00:30 riviera-maya-news.com
    Riviera Maya, Q.R. – Google Street View allows visitors to see and learn about the natural protected areas of Mexico’s Riviera Maya. The maps and images on Google Street View are part of the Spe…
  6. Google To Roll Out Google Play Protect

    Techtree.com - Technology 07.21 / 23:09 techtree.com
    Security is the most important factor when you are using anything — service or a product. And, keeping that in mind, Google has launched its very own set of comprehensive security services for Android operating system called as the Google Play Protect. According to the company, the Google Play Protect provides powerful protections and greater visibility into your device security. It is also touted to be built into every device with Google Play, and according to Google’s official blog post, …
  7. Kenan Fellows Program and Google Fiber Partner to Help Students Make STEM Education-Industry Connections

    Kenanfellows.org - Education & Family 07.21 / 22:50 kenanfellows.org
    DURHAM, N.C., (May 24, 2017) – The Kenan Fellows Program for Teacher Leadership at NC State University and Google Fiber are working together to empower educators and their students in gaining a working understanding of career paths in next generation … Continue reading → The post Kenan Fellows Program and Google Fiber Partner to Help Students Make STEM Education-Industry Connections appeared first on Kenan Fellows P…
  8. Google Aims to Reinvent How We Discover the News

    Inc.com - Business 07.21 / 22:45 inc.com
    The platform for information launched a revamped content discovery feed, taking on Facebook and Twitter, but without a social component. Will Google…
  9. Google Forms Umbrella Hardware Division

    Mobileburn.com - Gadgets 07.21 / 22:22 mobileburn.com
    Google's Nexus product line is a proof of concept series of hardware to show off what exactly the company's Android platform can do in its stock form. There have been rumors for some time that Google what broaden its hardware output, and that has come to fruition as the company has formed a new hardware division. Read the full story…
  10. News: Google Play Music gains CarPlay support

    Ilounge.com - Gadgets 07.21 / 22:17 ilounge.com
    Google’s Play Music app has quietly gained CarPlay support in a recent update, allowing users of the streaming music service to more easily access and play content from their dashboard in a CarPlay-enabled vehicle. The addition of CarPlay support isn’t listed in Google Play Music’s release notes, so it’s unclear when the feature actually became available, but the addition of the feature was discovered and reported on…
  11. Apple, Amazon & Google hit record Spending Levels on lobbying

    Patentlyapple.com - Technology 07.21 / 22:15 www.patentlyapple.com
    According to a new report this afternoon, the last three months brought record-high lobbying spending from four major tech companies. Google spent $5.9 million, Apple…
  12. Citrix Extends Google Alliance to the Cloud

    Itbusinessedge.com - Technology 07.21 / 22:14 itbusinessedge.com
    Google needs partners such as Citrix to expand an enterprise ecosystem that until recently, it largely…
  13. Five to Try: Google's VR Expeditions goes solo, and the Nintendo Switch Online app arrives

    Greenbot.com - Gadgets 07.21 / 22:12 greenbot.com
    Got big plans for the weekend? If not, try strapping into Google’s Expeditions app. Thanks to a new update, now you can explore many of the world’s most dazzling sights on your own in VR, instead of needing another nearby user to act as the leader.It’s one of this week’s big Play Store picks, along with the Nintendo Switch Online app, which lets system owners interact with friends and enable voice chat in today’s new Switch release, Splatoon 2. Elsewhere, Layton’s Mystery Journey is a fun A…
  14. Q and A: Why is my site showing as redirected in the Google Search Console?

    Ask-kalena.com - Internet 07.21 / 22:10 ask-kalena.com
    Hi Kalena, I just checked my Google Search Console and under Crawl, Fetch as Google I see my site status is showing as redirected, with a yellow sign beside it! What does that mean and how can I fix it,  … Continue reading → The post Q and A: Why is my site showing as redirected in the Google Search Console? appeared first on Ask …
  15. Q and A: How long will it take our site to be purged from Google?

    Ask-kalena.com - Internet 07.21 / 22:10 ask-kalena.com
    Hi Kalena, It’s Tim here. I’m the developer for a website – [URL removed for privacy reasons] – and as of Thursday or Friday last week, Google has crawled my whole site. It shouldn’t have been able to do this, … Continue reading → The post Q and A: How long will it take our site to be purged from Google? appeared first on Ask…
  16. Google tests VR as a replacement for dull training videos

    Engadget - News 07.21 / 21:58 engadget.com
    We've heard about medical professionals using VR to augment their suites for years, but Google is testing its fit in the broader workplace, starting with employment's least fun experience: Training. The company's Daydream Labs hosted an experiment…
  17. Snag some Comic-Con deals on movies from Google Play this weekend!

    Crackberry.com - Gadgets 07.21 / 21:06 crackberry.com
    The San Diego Comic-Con is well underway and to celebrate, Google Play has some pretty sweet deals on superhero movies! The San Diego Comic-Con is well underway and to celebrate, Google Play has some pretty sweet deals on superhero movies! Following along with all the news coming out of the San Diego Comic-Con is always fun but if you're looking jump even deeper into the superhero world, why not take in a movie at home this weekend? Right now, Google Play has discounted a bunch of…
  18. Canadian who predicted the internet honoured with Google doodle

    Globalnews.ca - Canada 07.21 / 20:54 globalnews.ca
    Herbert Marshall McLuhan, a philosopher and communication theorist, was born in Edmonton on July 21,…
  19. Google Play Music on the web gains a persistent side navigation rail

    9to5google.com - Gadgets 07.21 / 19:57 9to5google.com
    Google Play Music is rolling out a small tweak to its web app that makes navigation slightly easier and noticeably faster. Instead of requiring a tap of the hamburger button to reveal a navigation drawer, there is now a persistent side navigation rail. …
  20. Apple, Google, Facebook, Amazon Spent $13 Million Lobbying Trump And DC

    IBTimes - Mobile 07.21 / 19:56 ibtimes.com
    President Donald Trump is a tough customer for tech companies. Apple, Amazon, Facebook and Google spent more than $13 million combined earlier this year to lobby Trump and others in Washington D.C., federal records first spotted by Recode show. …