Google I/O 2015: All the news , rumors, and the best live sessions to watch

Google I/O 2015 is scheduled to begin at the end of May, and just like other years, will bring with it plenty of news and a few surprises from Google's world. Here's our guide to the event, including our pick of the live sessions not to miss.

Mobile

At 365 gigapixels, this Mont Blanc panorama is the world’s largest photo

This enormous panorama of France's Mont Blanc took 70,000 images, 46 terabytes of storage, 35 hours of shooting across 15 days, and two months of post-production to produce. At 365 gigapixels, it's currently the world's largest photo.

Photography

Snapchat boss says app has nearly 100m users, considering IPO

Snapchat co-founder and CEO Evan Spiegel has said for the first time that an IPO for the startup is on the cards. The revelation came as the boss announced that the app's user base is pushing close to the 100 million mark.

Business

It's not perfect, but for this price, Asus' ZenFone 2 doesn't need to be

We review the Asus ZenFone 2, the company's latest successful attempt at an Android smartphone.

  • Pros: Outstanding value , Powerful hardware , Pleasing 1080p…
  • Cons: Pretty large, even for a phone with a 5.5-inch display…

Can’t afford an Apple Watch Edition? This dog owns, and wears, two

There is a dog in China that owns -- and wears at the same time -- two Apple Watch Editions. That's two more than we own. That's the life of a pampered pet when you live with the richest family in China.

Wearables

Teen jailed after downloading bomb-making plans to PlayStation

A youth in Austria used his PlayStation console to store bomb-making information downloaded from the Internet. The 14-year-old boy was sentenced on Tuesday after pleading guilty to terrorism charges.

Gaming

Video cameras coming to Amtrak train cabs after Philly crash

As investigators continue to look into the cause of the Amtrak train crash near Philadelphia earlier this month, the train company has announced it's to install inward-facing cab cameras to monitor engineers as part of new safety measures.

Photography

Lenovo reveals slew of new laptops ahead of Tech World

Lenovo got a little too excited about the company's annual Tech World event in Beijing, and has spilled the beans early on a few of the new offerings that will be available soon. Among the offerings are two new media workstations, the Z41 and Z51, and a new…

Computing

Epic action and a Keanu drawl dominate this Point Break reboot trailer

The new trailer for the Point Break reboot proves almost immediately why this film has been described as "inspired" by the original, offering the same characters and high-flying stunts, with a whole new take on the storyline.

Movies & TV

Horse armor is on the house: The Witcher 3 gets more free DLC

As if players needed more to do in the monumentally massive The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt, developer CD Projekt Red has announced two free DLC morsels that are coming to all platforms this week.

Gaming

Google has made its Roboto font open source

Google has made Roboto, the default font on Android and Chrome OS, open source, making available anything and everything necessary to modify the sans-serif font to your heart's content.

Android Army

Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee trailer previews antics with Louis-Dreyfus, Bill Maher

The series' sixth season features Seinfeld chatting with popular comedians including former Seinfeld co-star Julie Louis-Dreyfus, Stephen Colbert and Bill Maher. Watch a trailer previewing the antics here.

Microsoft Office and Skype to be preinstalled on new Sony and LG Android tablets

Microsoft's suite of apps, including Office and Skype, will come preinstalled on Android devices from Sony and LG thanks to a new agreement between the companies to bring Microsoft's services to more users.

Android Army