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Google’s latest partnership brings human-like intelligence to smartphones 2:46

Google has upped the ante in image recognition, and this could make your smartphone so smart, it's scary. The company announced a new partnership with semiconductor startup Movidius, which specializes in advanced visual…
Gaming

Google outraces Facebook to AI breakthrough by beating a Go champ 2:47

A team at Google has cracked one of the longest-standing challenges in artificial intelligence and created a neural network-based AI that has defeated a professional player of the ancient Chinese board game Go.
Mobile

Google's iOS Chrome app is finally on par with Safari

Chrome users on iPhones and iPads can finally rejoice, as Google has updated the popular browser. Not only is it much faster, its crash rate has been reduced by 70 percent. The Chrome IOS app update comes right after a big Safari crash on…
Mobile

Nexus prices slashed: Now pay just $300 for a Nexus 5X and $460 for a Nexus 6P

Do you want one of Google's newest Nexus smartphones? Regardless of whether it's the Nexus 5X or Nexus 6P that has caught your eye, we've got all the latest prices to make sure you get the best deal.
Cool Tech

Bizarre Google patent describes a box on wheels that receives drone deliveries

While Google has already said it's hoping to launch a commercial drone-based delivery business some time next year, it also appears to be exploring additional technology to interact with the drones. This patent reveals all. Sort of.
Mobile

Google gives presidential candidates a chance to respond during debates

As the final Republican debates begin at 7 pm ET on January 28, searching for "Fox News debate" on Google will give you a lot more information. Google is also letting campaigns respond in real-time to issues they couldn't get to during the…
Mobile

Google’s plan to speed up the mobile Web takes aim at Facebook Instant Articles

Google has introduced its own platform for publishers, named Accelerated Mobile Pages (AMP). It is an open source project to build a faster mobile Web, capable of loading webpages ten times faster as it does currently.
Android Army

Inbox by Gmail’s quick answer cards give you results faster

Google's email client, Inbox by Gmail, just got an update that offers quick answer cards providing information you can search for immediately at a glance. The results work well when searching for addresses, membership numbers, flight…
Cool Tech

Google Glass is removed from Twitter and Instagram

While Google ended its Explorer program for Glass testers a year ago, the device's social media accounts limped on. However, with no relaunch for consumers in sight, the company has finally decided to ditch those, too.
Mobile

Is Amazon trying to sabotage Google’s Android, despite relying on it?

The Fire Phone was an absolute flop, but that might not stop Amazon from making another go at a smartphone. According to a report, the company wants to offer a complete software solution to smartphone manufacturers.
Computing

Google is donating 25,000 Chromebooks to help refugees in Germany

On Monday, Google announced a $5.3 million donation to various nonprofits throughout Germany, which will help them distribute 25,000 Chromebooks to refugees seeking to "reconnect."
Virtual Reality

Watch out, Oculus! Google job postings hint at a huge push into VR

New job postings from Google suggest a more active role in the virtual reality market in the next few years. Google may make real VR headsets to compete with HTC, Oculus, and Microsoft.