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Google testing 5G drones which will bring Internet at 40 times the speed of 4G

Project SkyBender : Google’s 5G drones that deliver Internet 40 times faster than 4G Google is testing out its top secret 5G drones at New Mexico’s Spaceport Authority. The solar-powered drones are being tested with the help of Virgin Galactic, a spaceflight company owned by Richard Branson’s Virgin. The Google project, codenamed SkyBender, involves testing solar-powered

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Google engineer built the most beautiful smart mirror ever

Up until now I haven’t seen a smart home device that I absolutely needed, but a Google engineer has finally made one. Max Braun, seeking to make the smart device of his dreams, created a mirror that needs to be in every new home going forward, because having the Internet in your pocket isn’t enough.

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first look of Google Chrome updated with Material Design

Chrome has looked much the same for years — despite Google’s major Material Design push over the past couple of years. It looks like Chrome on desktop will soon get a fresh coat of paint, however, to match its iOS and Android versions. Code included in the latest versions of the browser offers a sneak

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Google Messenger, Google’s Good Messaging App, Got New

Google’s Messenger application, the messaging app with an modern UI that they actually update regularly with awesome features (looking at you, Hangouts), received an update today that, well, introduces awesome new features. In the update, which drops in as v1.4.044, you will find stickers (plus sticker pack add-ons) and the ability to share your location.  You

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Google Hangouts 7.0 update gets Quick Reply

This morning Google pushed their newest update to Hangouts with a feature that’ll make your replies to messages all the quicker. Quick Reply will allow Hangouts messages to not only appear within your notifications pull-down menu, but will allow you to tap the Reply button to return a message with minimal effort. Once tapped, the

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Google’s plan to make Chrome faster and more efficient

Google Chrome is about to get a serious speed boost. The search company announced its plan to soon introduce its new compression algorithm, Brotli, which can compress internet data up to 26% faster and thus, make browsing zippier than ever. However, there is a caveat. The data-crunching increases that Brotli yields currently appliesexclusively to HTTPS

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WhatsApp is dropping its $1 per year subscription fee

WhatsApp founder Jan Koum has confirmed plans to drop the messaging service’s $1 per year subscription fee. Koum hopes the move will make WhatsApp more accessible, and promises that users won’t have to see ads as a result. The annual subscription fee, which formerly kicked in after after 12 months, “really doesn’t work that well,” Koum said at

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Remix OS is now ready to run on your PC & Mac

If you’ve ever wondered what Android would look and feel like as a regular desktop operating system, now you can give your imagination a break. Chinese company Jide has delivered its promised Remix OS 2.0 for PCs, Macs, and practically anything that runs on an x86 chip, which covers both Intel and AMD. Jide has

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