Google Assistant will now create a ‘visual snapshot’ of your day

Google Assistant will now create a ‘visual snapshot’ of your day

Google Assistant now collects information from your calendar, reminders, flights and other apps to create a ‘visual snapshot’ of your day Google today is launching a new ‘visual snapshot’ feature in the Assistant app It’ll give users a personalized view of the…

Google Chrome feeling SLOW? New update will reduce performance

Google Chrome feeling SLOW? New update will reduce performance

Chrome feeling SLOW? New update designed to stop hackers stealing your personal information will reduce performance, Google admits Google has rolled-out a new ‘site isolation’ feature for its Chrome web browser It is now enabled for 99 per cent of its users…

Google gives three simple ways to check your emails are protected

Google gives three simple ways to check your emails are protected

Is YOUR Gmail safe? Google responds to allegations people can read your private messages with three simple ways to check your inbox is protected Google has responded to allegations third-party firms can read your messages It pushes users to its Security Checkup…

Google launches its own Podcasts app for Android smartphones

Google launches its own Podcasts app for Android smartphones

Google FINALLY launches a dedicated app for podcasts featuring personalised recommendations in a bid to take on Apple Google’s app will use Artificial Intelligence (AI) to recommend new podcasts Episodes can be paused and resumed across phones, tablets and smart speakers Google…

Google pitched AI to military special operations, report claims

Google pitched AI to military special operations, report claims

Google secretly pitched AI to military bosses even as it was winding down controversial Project Maven, report claims Google said it would not renew its Project Maven contract with the Pentagon But Google Cloud sales reps were pitching AI and machine learning…

Space catapult startup gets $40 MILLION investment

Space catapult startup gets $40 MILLION investment

Space catapult startup gets $40 MILLION investment from Google and Airbus to fling objects into orbit Silicon Valley startup SpinLaunch wants to slingshot small rockets into space The spacecraft would carry a tiny payload that’s less than 5% of its mass The…

Microsoft Office 365 redesign rolls-out today

Microsoft Office 365 redesign rolls-out today

Microsoft gives Office 365 a new, simplified look with a slimmed down toolbar and AI search feature designed to make it easier to use Word is the first app to get the all-new design, with Outlook to follow in August The toolbar…

Google Chrome plugin will tell you if hackers have your password

Google Chrome plugin will tell you if hackers have your password

Have hackers stolen YOUR password? New Google Chrome plugin will tell you if your details have been breached A new Google Chrome extension tells users if their password has been leaked Cloud software firm Okta developed the Chrome extension, called PassProtect  Once…

Do YOU own an iPhone? Google could owe you £750 in compensation

Do YOU own an iPhone? Google could owe you £750 in compensation

Own an iPhone? Google could owe you £750 in compensation for ‘illegal’ tracking of your data, including race, health, politics and sexuality Google faces mass legal action over claims it collected sensitive data from users  If the settlement is won, Google could…

As moving as Manchester Together was, let's not just trust in 'hope', let's give our security services every penny they need

As moving as Manchester Together was, let's not just trust in 'hope', let's give our security services every penny they need

Truth on terror We must remember who killed them, why, and do whatever it takes to prevent a repeat. The minute’s silence was beautifully observed nationwide. It is uplifting​that Britain unites after such atrocities. But let’s not treat the dead as if…

Google to unveil its own Pixel smartwatches to battle Apple

Google to unveil its own Pixel smartwatches to battle Apple

Google and Apple to go head to head in the battle for your wrist: Pixel smartwatches running Android to be unveiled Several manufacturers already produce watches running Android Wear OS However, it has failed to take off in consumer’s minds Google’s own…

Musk’s fears over artificial intelligence are ‘speciesist’

Musk’s fears over artificial intelligence are ‘speciesist’

Elon Musk’s concerns that killers robots will wipe out humanity are ‘speciesist’, according to Google founder Larry Page MIT professor attended a party where Elon Musk and Larry Page locked horns  In his book, he writes about an argument between the two…

Google Gathers Way More Data Than Facebook, And Experts Are Wondering Why People Aren’t Talking About It

Google Gathers Way More Data Than Facebook, And Experts Are Wondering Why People Aren’t Talking About It

Google is likely to be scrutinized next, as it harvests user data at a bigger scale than Facebook. The Facebook privacy breach rattled users all around the globe, but some believe the problems are just beginning. For instance, Google reportedly collects so…

Google Gathers Way More Data Than Facebook, And Experts Are Wondering Why People Aren’t Talking About It

Google Gathers Way More Data Than Facebook, And Experts Are Wondering Why People Aren’t Talking About It

Google is likely to be scrutinized next, as it harvests user data at a bigger scale than Facebook. The Facebook privacy breach rattled users all around the globe, but some believe the problems are just beginning. For instance, Google reportedly collects so…

Google Gathers Way More Data Than Facebook, And Experts Are Wondering Why People Aren’t Talking About It

Google Gathers Way More Data Than Facebook, And Experts Are Wondering Why People Aren’t Talking About It

Google is likely to be scrutinized next, as it harvests user data at a bigger scale than Facebook. The Facebook privacy breach rattled users all around the globe, but some believe the problems are just beginning. For instance, Google reportedly collects so…