Google's most enthusiastic users have good reason to be wary

Google's most enthusiastic users have good reason to be wary

Fan-favorite services aren't all that Google has killed in 2018.

10/18/18

The Pixel Slate reality people seem to be missing

The Pixel Slate reality people seem to be missing

The common narrative surrounding Google's platform-straddling Pixel Slate shows that people haven't really been paying attention.

10/16/18

Google's most exciting new gadget is neither phone nor tablet

Google's most exciting new gadget is neither phone nor tablet

The most interesting, inventive, and impactful launch of the week isn't what you'd expect.

10/11/18

With the Pixel 3, Google is playing its own game

With the Pixel 3, Google is playing its own game

This week's Pixel 3 launch makes one thing clear: Google's strategy for competing with other smartphone manufacturers is to play a completely different game.

10/10/18

Android is becoming an ecosystem without borders

Android is becoming an ecosystem without borders

With Microsoft poised to bring Android app access to Windows devices, the reach of Google's ecosystem is about to reach some wild new levels.

10/04/18

What happened to battery stats in Android Pie?

What happened to battery stats in Android Pie?

One of Android's most useful troubleshooting tools seems to have vanished in the Android 9 Pie release — but it's actually still there. You just have to know where to find it.

10/02/18

6 important things you might not know about Chrome OS upgrades
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6 important things you might not know about Chrome OS upgrades

Chrome OS isn't like other operating systems — and the way it handles upgrades is no exception.

09/27/18

How to turn any website into a custom Chrome OS app

How to turn any website into a custom Chrome OS app

A handy hack for customizing your Chromebook and bringing native app-like experiences to your favorite sites and services.

09/25/18

How to make Gmail's desktop interface infinitely better

How to make Gmail's desktop interface infinitely better

Give Gmail a much-needed minimalist makeover — and watch your email efficiency soar.

09/20/18

5 handy hidden features in the Gmail Android app

5 handy hidden features in the Gmail Android app

Make the most of Google's Gmail Android app with these out-of-the-way advanced options.

09/18/18

The worst part about Google's Inbox assassination

The worst part about Google's Inbox assassination

What looked like the future of email is about to become the past as Google gives up its effort to reinvent the inbox.

09/13/18

A standout new Android launcher for ergonomic efficiency

A standout new Android launcher for ergonomic efficiency

Minimalism is taken to the max with this simple and speedy Android home screen alternative.

09/11/18

The end of an era for Google hardware

The end of an era for Google hardware

This summer, we say farewell to a pair of legendary Google device lines that played pivotal roles in shaping Android, Chrome OS, and the company's current trajectory.

09/06/18

Microsoft's grand SwiftKey plan is finally coming into focus

Microsoft's grand SwiftKey plan is finally coming into focus

Two years after its purchase, we're starting to see how Microsoft will use a top Android app to its advantage.

09/04/18

The funny thing about Google's latest smartwatch reboot

The funny thing about Google's latest smartwatch reboot

Google's got a brand new plan for its Android-based smartwatch software — so why does it feel like we've been down this road before?

08/30/18

The Androidification of Chrome OS is about to go into overdrive

The Androidification of Chrome OS is about to go into overdrive

A string of striking changes will soon supercharge Chromebooks everywhere — and make them more Android-like than ever.

08/28/18

10 ways Google Home can be helpful at work

10 ways Google Home can be helpful at work

Whether you're using Google Home or one of the newer Android-based Smart Displays, having a virtual assistant in your office can be a real asset.

08/23/18

The fascinatingly familiar march of the smart speaker market

The fascinatingly familiar march of the smart speaker market

When you look closely at Google's escalating war to win the smart speaker market, it's hard not to feel a slight sense of déjà vu.

08/21/18

Android 9 answers: 20 fast fixes for common Pie problems

Android 9 answers: 20 fast fixes for common Pie problems

Solve all your Android 9 irritations with these easy-to-follow fixes for common Pie problems.

08/16/18

A hidden Android Pie security setting everyone should enable

A hidden Android Pie security setting everyone should enable

Give yourself added peace of mind with this powerful but buried security option in Google's Android 9 Pie release.

08/14/18

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