Tag: Google


Google Launches Datally, A Data Saving App for Android Users

We moved from an era where we used what we colloquially term as 'feature phones' that had limited functionality and data use to smartphones...
New Look Google Maps

Google Maps Gets A Facelift With New Colour Scheme and Icons

We have been using Google Maps for the last 12 years and it has innately become the defacto way to know where we are,...
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Google Launchpad Africa Opens Space in Nigeria, First Applications Open

Back in March, Google Launchpad accelerator programme expanded its reach to accept applications from Poland, Czech Republic, Hungary, Kenya, Nigeria and South Africa. In...

Cisco Partners with Google to Offer a Robust Hybrid Cloud Platfrom

Cisco, an IT and networking company has partnered with Google to deliver a hybrid cloud solution that aims to help clients take full advantage...

Everything Google Announced at Their 2017 Made by Google Event

Google held their second "Made by Google" event on the 4th of October 2017 and as all eyes were on the new Pixel devices,...

Google Will Acquire a Part of HTC’s Team For a Cool $1.1 Billion

Google is betting big on hardware

Everything We Expect Google to Announce on October 4

Apple's event came and is now gone and naturally, the spotlight shifts to mother Google who is gearing up for an event on October...

Google’s ‘Wi-Fi for the World’ Loon Project Launches in Kenya

  Google’s Project Loon that purposes to get everyone connected to the internet has started its pilot tests in Kenya. Project Loon was conceptualized more than...
Android 8.0 Oreo

Android Oreo – Like We Did Not See it Coming

I sincerely think Android O has been the most anticipated Android version yet and this is all thanks to Google and their decision to...

We Could See a Xiaomi Smartphone Running Stock Android

Xiaomi is currently ranked by IDC as the number 5 smartphone brand in the world, having shipped 21.2 million smartphones in Q2 2017. It...

Former NACADA Chairman, John Mututho, Sues Safaricom, WhatsApp and Google for Defamation

Hon. John Mututho, a Kenyan politician, former Naivasha Member of Parliament and immediate former National Authority for the Campaign against Alcohol and Drug Abuse...
Google search lite

Google is Testing Search Lite, a Data Friendly Version for Slow Networks

This is good news for people running slow hardware and on slow networks
google allo web

Google Allo is Now Available on Web, Works Like WhatsApp Web

Looks so similar to WhatsApp Web
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Google Set to Launch a $40 Smartphone in Nigeria

Google's CEO, Sundar Pichai paid a visit to Nigeria a couple of days ago and he had an array of gifts for Naira-land. Among his...

Digital Skills Training and Support for African Startups Emphasized at The Google For Nigeria Event

American multinational technology company Google plans to bestow online skills on more than 10 million Africans for the next half a decade. The motivation...

Android O is Around the Corner as Google Rolls Out Developer Preview 4

  Google's next version of its popular mobile operating system, Android, will be made official in a few weeks' time. However, people who have Pixel...
Motion Stills

You can Create and Share GIFs on Android with Google’s Motion Stills App

Apple’s iOS platform has enjoyed the services of a GIFs-maker app, Motion Stills for a year or so. The app, which is developed by...

Machine Learning Makes its Way to the Google App, Neat Features in Tow

The Cloud. Big Data. Machine Learning. Robots. Artificial Intelligence. These are terms that are currently common in the tech space and it is the future. Tech...
google hire

Google Launches Hire To Help Businesses Recruit

Google today has announced a new tool for helping businesses hire people, and they have decided to give it the rather generic name Hire. Hire will...
Google Backup and Sync

You Can Backup Your Whole Computer with Google’s New Backup and Sync App

About a month ago, we informed you of Google's plan to relaunch Google drive for Mac and PC, this time time full computer sync...
Google Backup and Sync

Though Not Entirely Unblemished, Google Backup and Sync is Subjectively Irreproachable – Review

On July 13, Google finally launched the Google Backup and Sync app (for PC and Mac), which replaces the Drive desktop app. This development...
google hq

Google Launches Suite to Safeguard Media During the Kenya Election Period

Google and sister company, Jigsaw -  an incubator within Alphabet that builds technology to tackle some of the toughest global security challenges, have launched a...
google hq

Google Slapped with a 2.42 Billion Euros Fine by EU Over Illegal Practices

Seven years ago, Microsoft and other companies launched a complain that Google was using its dominance, especially in search, to push its own products...

Google Hid A Fidget Spinner Within Search

Google was sneaky enough to hide a virtual fidget spinner within Search

Google Drive will Soon Backup Your Whole Computer

Google Drive, the search giant’s file synchronization and storage service will have a welcome improvement come June 28, 2017 according to a blogpost on...
google Pixel

Google Is Planning To Build Custom Chips For Pixel Phones – Report

Google wants to join this exclusive party

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