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NEW YORK— Better graphics and the ability to run two apps side by side are coming to Google's latest version of Android, dubbed N. But chances are good that this free software update announced Wednesday won't arrive on your Android phone for some time— if ever. Citibank and Capital One, for instance, now let iPhone users sign into their apps with a touch of their finger;...
Google wants to make computing more human. Walt Mossberg, The Verge executive editor, provides perspective.
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NEW YORK— Upcoming virtual-reality headsets based on Google's new Daydream VR system won't be as sophisticated as Facebook's Oculus Rift. But they could give more people a taste of VR and make better games and applications affordable. Gartner analyst Brian Blau says he believes the Daydream-powered devices could prove to be a "thorn in the side" of both Samsung...
MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif.— A new virtual-reality system from Google and a way to use Android apps without downloading Android apps are among the highlights at the company's annual developer showcase in Mountain View, California. Google also unveiled new messaging apps, a smart-home device and a contest: It wants users to suggest names for its next Android system,...
CNBC's Josh Lipton reports the details on Google's push into virtual reality and other improvements.
Google announced Wednesday a voice-activated home device, similar to Amazon Echo, to launch later this year.
CNBC's Josh Lipton speaks with Clay Bavor, Vice President of Virtual Reality at Google, at the I/O Developers Conference about Google's new "Daydream" VR platform.
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CNBC's Josh Lipton reports Google will introduce a voice-activated home device called "Google Home." Mike Isaac, The New York Times, and Jessica Lessin, The Information, discuss Google's products in the works.
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The Latest from Google's software conference:. Google is catching up to competitors Facebook, Apple and Amazon in messaging, video calling and home speaker-embedded digital assistants. That's the conclusion of Jan Dawson, an analyst with Jackdaw Research, who was at the Google I/O annual developers conference Wednesday in Mountain View, California.
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Google will introduce its entry into the voice-activated home device market on Wednesday, according to people who spoke on the condition of anonymity.
NEW DELHI— Apple will set up an app design and development center in the southern India, the company announced Wednesday, shortly after company chief Tim Cook arrived in the country on his first visit. "India is home to one of the most vibrant and entrepreneurial iOS development communities in the world," the statement quoted Cook as saying. India has one of the...
NEW YORK— Google's mobile payment service, Android Pay, arrived in the U.K. on Wednesday, marking its first expansion outside the U.S. It joins Apple Pay, which launched there nearly a year ago. Consumers in the U.S. and U.K. will be able to add stores' loyalty programs to Android Pay to earn rewards.
MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif.— Google wants to play an even bigger role in managing people's daily lives, while also nudging them into an alternate reality, as the Internet company responds to competitive threats posed by Facebook, Amazon and Apple. That feature, called Instant Apps, might have been the biggest breakthrough that Google announced Wednesday at its annual...