Google has announced a new dedicated Photos app for Android, iOS and the web. The new Photos app will still back up photos and videos to the cloud, but the company has revamped its offering, pairing it with Google’s excellent machine learning algorithms, allowing users to search for content based on activity, person and place
May 19, 2015
Apple, Google, Microsoft and other tech giants urge Obama not to give police access to encrypted phone data
Apple, Google and Microsoft are amongst more than 140 technology companies who have signed a letter to President Obama calling for him to reject measures that would weaken encryption and security in smartphones and other devices.
April 30, 2015
Google launches Password Alert to enhance security
Google has launched Password Alert, an open-source Chrome extension that helps protect Google and Google Apps Accounts from phishing attacks and encourages people to use different passwords for different sites.
April 22, 2015
Google launches Project Fi mobile phone network in the U.S.
Google has announced its plan to run a mobile phone network in the US. The firm will rent voice and data capacity from two existing operators - Sprint and T-Mobile - and use existing wi-fi hotspots, rather than build new infrastructure from scratch.