Motion Stills Brings Google Research’s Stabilization Hotness to Your Phone

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In June of last year, the Google Research team launched Motion Stills for iOS. Why only iOS? Don’t ask me. If you aren’t familiar with this app, it allows you to snap Live Photos, then share them as short videos loops and GIFs. With the help of advanced stabilization techniques, the loops tend to look ...

Google Makes Your Google Feed Smarter, Gives You More Control Over It Too

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Should you frequent the Google app to check on your day and hope to see relevant content to your life and interests, you’ll love today’s news from Google. The feed portion of the Google app is getting improvements that aim to show you more info based on your interests, but also by allowing you to ...

Allo Adds Chat Reactions With Cute Little Hearts

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Latest #GoogleAllo version out today! You can react to messages in chat (tap the heart to like them) pic.twitter.com/0OoYZHpnFo — Amit Fulay (@amitfulay) July 17, 2017 You still can’t send SMS through it or access your messages from the desktop, though. Google Play Link Allo Adds Chat Reactions With Cute Little Hearts is a post from: Droid Life

Google Maps Now Displaying Traffic Time Graph Inside of Directions

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Google Maps is beginning to display the best time to make those errands, with a time graph being shown directly inside of the directions menu. As an example, let’s say you want to head to the mall. Simply plug in the address, then Google Maps will display the best time for you to go. It could ...

Google Play Music’s New Release Radio Now Open to All

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After a short exclusive access period for Samsung Galaxy S8 owners, Google Play Music’s New Release Radio is now open for all to enjoy. The station first launched almost a month ago and provided Galaxy S8 owners a new radio station that played a “personalized mix of newly released songs.” It turned out to be a ...

Google Adds Direct Spa and Salon Reservations to Search and Maps Results

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Back in March, Google introduced a new feature that allowed you to book your next yoga class or pilates session directly within Google Search or Maps results. Today, they are expanding on that by allowing you to do the same with salons and spas. To take advantage, just search for the place you typically get your ...

Google Releases Improved Backup and Sync Desktop Tool for Google Photos and Drive

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Google launched its new Backup and Sync tool for desktops today, made specifically for users of Google Photos and Google Drive who are looking to keep their photos and documents in a safe space attached to their Google account. The new tools replace the existing backup tools, so if you already use those, be prepared for ...