Google has announced it's working hard on an offline feature for Google Maps, but rather than a simplified version, it will contain many of the major features, including turn-by-turn navigation -- all without a data connection.
Google announced "Designed for Families," a program that aims to put well-developed, kid-friendly apps at the forefront of the Play Store. To qualify, apps will have to complete a rigorous review process.
During Google I/O 2015, Google announced that its virtual assistant, Google Now, will get even smarter with Now on Tap, which takes what's on the screen and show you relevant information. The updated Google Now will be included in Android…
Google has announced there are now 4,000 specific apps available for the wearable platform, along with 1,500 watchfaces. A new software update is also bringing new features to the seven available watches.
Today, Shazam launched Visual Shazam, which lets users scan various products, QR codes or print ads. If you want to find a Shazamable ad, all you need to do is look for the Shazam logo with the camera icon.
Google plans to re-launch Wallet as a peer-to-peer payments app, according to sources. The rumor comes on the eve of Android Pay, which will replace the current Wallet service as Android's payments platform.
Google has added new functionality to both its Google App and Chrome App search results. Users will begin to see integration of third-party iOS apps in Chrome results, as well as auto-answer search queries.
Lenovo has shown off two crazy tech concepts at its Tech World 2015 show. The first is a dual-screen smartwatch called the Magic View, and the second is a smartphone with a virtual keyboard projector built-in.