According to Morgan Stanley, Google Pixel - the high-end smartphone launched exactly two months ago today by Alphabet Inc. - will generate $3.8 billion in revenues for the company in 2017. Google Pixel retails at $650 and above, and...
As part of a larger ongoing effort to eliminate plugin-based content from Google Chrome, the browser is now defaulting to HTML5 for most websites. The death bell has been rung for Flash content and other types of plugin-based web content,...
"People who are serious about software make their own hardware”.- Steve Jobs That statement is true on several levels. Writing a piece of code is one thing, but the performance of that software is going to be directly dependent on...
Robby Payne of Chrome Unboxed seems convinced that Google will drop Android 7.1 Nougat to Chromebooks, possibly as a build for Chrome OS version 55 that's coming out next week. Of course, at this point, we don't know exactly when that might...
Until Google Assistant on Google Pixel and Google Home came along, Apple Siri was pretty much considered the king...sorry, queen of smartphone assistants. Now that we've had a chance to test out Google Assistant, some very interesting differences have...
Microsoft HoloLens is expensive. Period. At $3000 for the Development Edition and $5000 for the Commercial Edition, it sits pretty high up above its poorer cousins in the virtual reality world. You can buy Facebook’s Oculus Rift VR headset...
Everyone had big hopes for iPhone 7, but as the momentum slows on iPhone 7 sales, questions are creeping in about Apple Inc.'s recovery during fiscal 2017.Apple stock is currently trading at the $109 levels, considerably lower than the...
Since the time Satya Nadella took over as Microsoft’s CEO, the Windows maker has evolved into a company that builds software instead of staying put as the company that built the best desktop operating system. The cloud business has...
In what we could consider a side-door announcement from YouTube, senior product manager Kurt Wims posted on his blog that YouTube now supports live streaming of 4K video content.All broadcasters will now have the ability to upload live videos and...
In one of the largest recent cybersecurity breaches, malware that is being called "Gooligan" has hit more than 1 million Google accounts through the Android operating system.According to a CNBC report just out, Asia is ground zero for this...
Microsoft’s Corporate Vice President of Microsoft Data Group, Joseph Sirosh, wrote on the company’s official Azure blog about how the company is moving from “A PC on every desktop” to “deep learning in every software”.Though the statement might...
Google Pixel, Alphabet’s latest entrant in the luxury end of the smartphone world, is off to a flying start in India. According to research firm Counterpoint, Google Pixel, launched on October 25 in India, has already captured 10% of...
There are hundreds of smartphone manufacturers around the globe. The list of mobile phone manufacturers page on Wikipedia runs for nearly 13 pages, so it’s clearly a competitive market. Considering this omnipresent competition, one might be tempted to think...
Amazon is reportedly launching no less than 75,000 deals for Cyber Monday this year. Surprisingly, however, Google Shopping offers lower prices on nearly 60% of the items verified by pricing research firm 360pi.In comparison to Amazon's marketplace, Google Shopping...
There's now confirmation that Google will push the Android 7.1.1 Nougat update to Nexus 6 smartphones on December 6, a little more than a week from today. The fact that the "final" beta was released this past week, it's very likely...