Tag: Google

Cloud

Box taps Google’s AI for image recognition

Box is bringing more artificial intelligence to its content services offering for enterprises, the company announced today. Using the Google Cloud Vision API, customers will be able to get automatic tagging of objects, optical character recognition of text in images, and other information when they upload files. With this move, Box is adding a new…

Gadgets

Android creator Andy Rubin: Essential Phone is now available to order

Following months of anticipation and some broken promises, Android creator Andy Rubin has made it official: The Essential Phone has finally launched and is now available to order. The brand new handset is currently listed for pre-orders on Essential’s own website as well as on Sprint and Best Buy – though it seems each vendor…

Tech

Google just gave Docs the major overhaul you've been waiting for

Google is introducing a slew of new features in an overhaul to its web-based Docs, Sheets, and Slides tools, which could make working on and editing a group project online even easier.   Users will now be able to streamline multiple rounds of edits within the same Doc, cutting through the clutter that inevitably piles…

Tech

Google Home is now officially a voice-controlled telephone

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Mobile

Google Docs gets new version control features, templates with add-ons, and improved enterprise search

Google today updated G Suite with new features across its most important apps: Google Docs, Google Sheets, and Google Slides. The suite is getting five new version control features, templates with built-in add-ons, and improved search for business customers. After the widespread “Google Docs” phishing email that affected many Google users in May , the…

Tech

Neo-Nazi website retreats into the dark web after everyone dumps them

Daily Stormer is in full retreat mode. SEE ALSO: GoDaddy bans neo-Nazi site after cretinous Charlottesville article The neo-Nazi website has moved to the dark web, after three different domain services booted them out.  The original site, Dailystormer.com, is now offline and the new site, not indexed by search engines, is now only available through…

Tech

Google can now warn you when your allergies might flare up

Google search just gained a helpful new superpower. The search engine can now provide personalized updates about seasonal allergies at your current location directly in search. SEE ALSO: With its new feed, Google is preparing for the end of search Much like weather forecasts, when you search for queries like “pollen forecast” you’ll get a…

Security

Tech companies urge U.S. Supreme Court to boost cellphone privacy

(Reuters) — More than a dozen high technology companies and the biggest wireless operator in the United States, Verizon Communications Inc, have called on the U.S. Supreme Court to make it harder for government officials to access individuals’ sensitive cellphone data. The companies filed a 44-page brief with the court on Monday night in a…