In 2021 we saw an emphasis on computational photography and a focus on cameras. In 2022, we will see an emphasis on your phone becoming more personal, effortless, and intelligent.
Month: December 2021
If you already downloaded the December update and are still experiencing dropped calls on your Pixel 6 or Pixel 6 Pro, you’ll have to perform a factory reset to revert to the previous software version.
I tried using Google’s latest Android phone as an experiment. Imagine my surprise when I discovered that the Pixel 6 is a major upgrade over my not-that-old iPhone.
All smartphones look the same, and it’s time for that to change. How? Foldable displays. Let me explain.
The viral hit TikTok has basically taken over the internet during the past two years, and now there are stats to back it up. According to a new report, TikTok was a more popular domain than Google over the course …
It might be a new year, but for Microsoft the challenges are likely to feel very familiar. Forget all those lean startups. The real competition comes from Apple and Google, and it’s not clear how Microsoft can fight back.
OSS-Fuzz is now on the lookout for Log4j Java library flaw.
As 5G support continues to trickle down into the mid-market and lower, its presence remains a mainstay of the best device each leading smartphone maker has to offer. This list rounds up the top contenders for the crown of the …
In 2017, Alphabet announced plans to create a futuristic city in Toronto, Canada, via Sidewalk Labs. The company, after abandoning those plans last year, will soon be folded back into Google. more… The post Alphabet’s Sidewalk Labs rejoining Google as …
The institute is using Google Cloud’s BigQuery to connect researchers around the world to a wide collection of cancer datasets.
Google, Stanford University, Princeton University and Yale University all had courses in the top 15 for UK-based Coursera users.
Google previously announced its policy of mandatory COVID-19 vaccinations for employees, and now the company is preparing to put those who have not complied on unpaid leave in accordance with that policy. more… The post Google employees unvaccinated against COVID-19 …
Google has rolled out a new bushfire layer to help Australians access bushfire information via Google Maps.
UK calls out Google and Apple for limiting competition, asks for better ways to move between iOS & Android, more
Both Google and Apple have been the target of several anti-trust suits and complaints in the past couple of years, and this week the UK is progressing further towards attempting to intervene with the two tech giants. A new report …
The cloud giant’s executives are trying to look down the road at “What do we think, on an ongoing basis, is going to happen over the next two to three years” in a given industry.
US cybersecurity officials stress how complicated fixing the Log4j vulnerability will be.
ZDNet recommends our top picks for affordable tech products, gadgets, and accessories for the 2021 holiday season.
It’s a heck of an EV, but Android Automotive and smartphone connectivity are weak links.
If you’re working across a whole bunch of email messages for a project, this hack will give you a way to focus in on just the key messages you need to work with.
Want to make sure you have a local or backup copy of all that mission-critical business and personal history in your Gmail archives? David Gewirtz takes you through an array of options.