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EA announces Plants vs. Zombies 3  THE VERGE · 17 minutes
Today EA officially announced that the next main Plants vs. Zombies game is in the works. We don’t know much else about Plants vs.... more
Google Doodle takes you on Apollo 11's mission to the moon - CNET  CNET · 23 minutes
Apollo 11 astronaut Michael Collins narrates an animated video Doodle highlighting key moments and details of the mission 50 years ago. more
Google removes seven major stalkerware apps from the Play Store  9to5Google · 56 minutes
Google has removed seven apps from the Google Play Store after research from antivirus maker Avast... more
Google Doodle takes you on Apollo11's mission to the moon - CNET  CNET · 2 hours
Apollo 11 astronaut Michael Collins narrates an animated video Doodle highlighting key moments and details of the mission 50 years ago. more
Is Kaspersky Internet Security for Android safe to use?  Windows Central · 2 hours
Guarding your cell phone against internet threats In my tests of the best antivirus software, Kaspersky Internet Security for Android proved to be just as impressive as its desktop security... more
The Latest: US still mulling retaliation for French tech tax  ABC NEWS · 3 hours
U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin says the White House will press ahead with its investigation of France's digital tax aimed at companies like Google and Amazon as a... more
Google Removes Stalker Apps From Play Store That May Have Spied on You  Gadgets 360 · 6 hours
Google has removed seven stalker apps that were available on its Play Store as apps for children's safety or finding stolen phones... more
Thatgamecompany’s Sky is out now for iOS  THE VERGE · 9 hours
Sky: Children of the Light, the new title from Journey and Flower developer Thatgamecompany, is now available worldwide for iOS devices. The... more
For World Emoji Day, the Unicode Consortium redesigns its site to be more user-friendly  TechCrunch · 19 hours
Ahead of World Emoji Day on Wednesday, July 17, Apple and Google announced plans to bring an expanded set of... more
Google, Facebook, Twitter put on notice about deepfakes in 2020 election - CNET  CNET · 19 hours
The chairman of the House Intelligence Committee wants to know how social media will handle deepfake videos ahead of the next presidential... more
Google removes stalkerware apps after researchers discover trackers on Play Store - CNET  CNET · 19 hours
The apps had been installed more than 130,000 times and promoted stalking people's location and providing call logs. more
So many more Samsung Galaxy Note 10 details leak video - CNET  CNET · 19 hours
The forthcoming premium phone popped up on the FCC website, which pretty much confirms all the leaks we've seen so far. Meanwhile, Google tries... more
Latest Digital Wellbeing beta connects to Family Link parental controls  9to5Google · 21 hours
Google has slowly been improving its Digital Wellbeing initiative by adding new features and rolling it... more
ClassPass introduces a corporate wellness program  TechCrunch · 23 hours
ClassPass has set up yet another revenue stream, signing on partners like Facebook, Glossier, Google, Morgan Stanley, Under Armour, Etsy, Southwest Airlines and Gatorade to a corporate wellness program. The program will give employees at these... more
Google’s Area 120 launches Byteboard to improve technical interviews  TechCrunch · 23 hours
Area 120, Google’s lab for experimental projects, is launching Byteboard today, a new tool that aims to make the technical interview experience less tedious and more effective. The team argues... more
Xiaomi Mi A3 offers up Android One, triple cameras, in-display fingerprint, €249  9to5Google · 23 hours
Xiaomi’s Android One devices have proved pretty popular for a few years now, and today, the third generation has been unveiled. The new Xiaomi... more
Google Maps Expands Real-Time Bikesharing Info to 23 More Cities  MacRumors · 24 hours
Google Maps this week expanded real-time bikesharing information to 23 additional cities in 16 countries around... more
Chinese developer CooTek gets Google Play Store ban for shady ad practices  9to5Google · 1 day
We’ve reported recently on a few issues with malware and shady apps from Chinese developers. The latest report comes in the form of a... more
Google Maps to Now Show Bike Sharing Stations in 24 Cities Globally  Gadgets 360 · 1 day
Google is adding support for bike-sharing stations to let people be informed on docked bike sharing services near them. more
Google Officially Closes Its Chinese Search Engine Project: Report  Gadgets 360 · 1 day
Google's controversial China search engine project, named Dragonfly, has been terminated and employees working on it have been reportedly reassigned. more
Making the case for a Microsoft Surface Phone that runs Android  Windows Central · 1 day
Is a Surface Phone that runs Android really plausible? What would be the benefits? Let's explore. The idea of a true Android smartphone by Microsoft has... more
OneNote gets new image features for iOS and Android  Windows Central · 1 day
OneNote on iOS and Android now have more options for using images to enhance notes. What you need to know OneNote on iOS and Android have been updated with new... more
Google's Project Dragonfly 'terminated' in China  BBC · 1 day
The firm's plan to launch a censored search engine in China had faced much criticism. more
Google Parent Alphabet Unveils App to Provide Air-Traffic Control for Drones  Gadgets 360 · 1 day
Alphabet's Google that brought you free digital maps and email wants to do the same thing for your drone. more
Trump backs billionaire supporter Peter Thiel's calls for Google investigation - CNET  CNET · 1 day
The investor reportedly questioned if Chinese intelligence infiltrated the tech giant, and the President said his administration "will take a look." more
World Emoji Day 2019: Apple, Google Reveal New Emojis Coming Later This Year  Gadgets 360 · 1 day
On World Emoji Day 2019, Apple and Google have offered a sneak peek at some of the emoji that is arriving on... more
Why does Apple hate falafel?  THE VERGE · 1 day
Apple (left) and Google’s (right) take on the falafel emoji. | Image: Apple and Google To celebrate World Emoji Day (which, yes, is apparently a thing... more
Which countries is Minecraft Earth available in?  Windows Central · 1 day
Best answer: Minecraft Earth is set to launch worldwide, though is seeing a staged rollout starting with Seattle and London. Primed for Minecraft Earth: Google Pixel 3a ($400 at Amazon) Which countries will Minecraft... more
US Lawmakers Grill Amazon, Apple, Facebook, Google at Antitrust Hearing  Gadgets 360 · 1 day
US lawmakers grilled executives from Amazon, Apple, Facebook and Google in a hearing Tuesday as part of their wide-ranging investigation into big tech companies and the threats they... more
Is Facebook Launching a TikTok Competitor?  Gadgets 360 · 1 day
With Facebook roping in former Google employee Jason Toff for a key portfolio, speculation is rife about the social networking giant preparing the launch of a serious competitor to the TikTok. more
Trump Threatens to 'Take a Look' at Google's China Ties  Gadgets 360 · 1 day
President Donald Trump appeared to threaten that his administration would "take a look" at Google, opening an investigation into the search giant out of concern that it has... more
Google bans another Chinese app developer for bad ad practices  THE VERGE · 1 day
Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge Google is banning a Chinese developer from the Play... more
iOS and Android are about to get a bunch of new emoji  TechCrunch · 2 days
Tomorrow is World Emoji Day. Why is there a World Emoji Day? No idea! But it’s tomorrow! To recognize the day, Apple and Google... more
Google, Facebook and Amazon face tough questioning over potential monopolies - CNET  CNET · 2 days
The tech giants weathered many critiques during a Congressional hearing Tuesday. Meanwhile, Apple got less attention. more
Cryptocurrencies, digital tax top agenda for G-7 meeting  ABC NEWS · 2 days
Finance officials from the Group of Seven rich democracies will wrestle with risks from new digital currencies and how to tax U.S. tech companies like Google and Amazon when they meet at... more
Google Maps adds real-time bike sharing status in 24 cities  9to5Google · 2 days
Last year, Google Maps began listing the status of bike sharing services in New York City.... more
Prime Day 2019 final hours: Best Target deals you can get right now - CNET  CNET · 2 days
Target's sale includes $200 Beats headphones and free Google Home Mini with Nest Cam purchase. more
The Latest: Trump urges look at Thiel allegations on Google  ABC NEWS · 2 days
President Donald Trump says federal agencies, and possibly Attorney General William Barr, should look into billionaire investor Peter Thiel's allegations that Google may have been infiltrated by Chinese... more
Google Stadia director of product to host Reddit AMA on July 18  9to5Google · 2 days
Google took the lid off their Stadia game streaming service last month at the first Stadia Connect, just before E3. However, many were still... more
Slack's CEO doesn't see Microsoft Teams as a threat  Windows Central · 2 days
Even though Slack has less daily active users than Microsoft Teams, Slack's CEO doesn't see it as a threat. What you need to know Slack's CEO said that he doesn't... more
Google homescreen redesign rolling out to Lenovo Smart Displays  9to5Google · 2 days
With the Nest Hub Max in May, Google introduced a new homescreen for Smart Displays. Already available on... more
Cryptocurrencies, digital tax top the agenda for G-7 meeting  ABC NEWS · 2 days
Finance officials from the Group of Seven rich democracies will wrestle with risks from new digital currencies and how to tax U.S. tech companies like Google and Amazon when they... more
The Nokia 2.2 has a small notch and costs $140  THE VERGE · 2 days
Announced back in June for international markets, the Nokia 2.2 is now available for US customers.... more
Trump says he will ‘take a look’ at claims Google is working with China  Global News · 2 days
Over the weekend, billionaire investor Peter Thiel said the FBI and the CIA should open an investigation into Google. more
The Latest: Trump says US will 'take a look' at Google-China  ABC NEWS · 2 days
Trump vows the US with 'take a look' at Google after billionaire investor suggests it may have been infiltrated by Chinese intelligence more
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Google Doodle takes you on Apollo11's mission to the moon - CNET
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Xiaomi Mi Band 4: The best value Google Fit companion gets even better [Video]
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Thatgamecompany’s Sky is out now for iOS
THE VERGE
[Update: Further rollout/devices] Huawei’s EMUI 9.1 is set to head to a further 49 devices soon
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Google Stadia director of product to host Reddit AMA on July 18
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The Nokia 2.2 has a small notch and costs $140
THE VERGE
Android Q bringing Google Translate to Recents view in Pixel Launcher [Video]
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Google Nest Hub: How does the Amazon Echo Show 5 compare? [Video]
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Google Assistant currently can’t connect to Philips Hue lights, fix is in the works
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[Update: Photos, Fit, more] Here’s every Google app with a dark mode, and how to enable it
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Alphabet Scoop 062: Android Q Beta 5, Pixel 4 renders, and TicWatch Pro 4G
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Android Q Beta 5 hands-on: Top 10 new features [Video]
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[Update: July 2019] The best smartwatches for Android you can buy today
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Google adds a neat 8-bit Wimbledon Easter egg game in Search [Video]
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Yep, human workers are listening to recordings from Google Assistant, too
THE VERGE
Amazon Prime Video will support Google Home commands for Chromecast
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Android Q Beta 5: Screen pinning now works with Gesture Navigation
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Google Chrome for Android may soon let you manually edit passwords
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Android Q Beta 5 is adding a dark themed Pixel boot animation
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Pixel Launcher to add swipe gesture to pull-down notifications ahead of Pixel 4
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[Update: Dev preview] Google’s Local Home SDK makes smart home control faster, more reliable
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Nintendo’s Dr. Mario World arrives on Android for free [Video]
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Google Assistant to get new animation, gesture hint in Android Q Beta 5 [Video]
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Spotify’s lighter Android app requiring only 10MB of storage is now available
THE VERGE
Alphabet Scoop 061: Android Q leak / Pixel 4, Google Camera, and Pixelbook 2 rumors
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