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Google Fiber Coming to Four New Metro Areas

Google Fiber Coming to Four New Metro Areas

Yesterday, Google officially confirmed that it was bringing its high-speed, low-cost fiber-optic network to four more US metros in the coming months, which will span 18 new cities total: Charlotte, Nashville, … [Read more...]

Is Google Fiber Coming to North Carolina Soon?

Is Google Fiber Coming to North Carolina Soon?

Google Fiber is one of the most sought-after hook-ups in the country. The search giant’s fiber optic program offers great Internet speed at not terribly high prices, providing a solid alternative to the frequently evil … [Read more...]

Rumor: Project Nova is Google’s Forthcoming Wireless Service

Rumor: Project Nova is Google’s Forthcoming Wireless Service

We’ve heard of Project Ara: the modular smartphone; and Project Tango: a 3D tracking smartphone and tablet. This week, however, news broke about Project Nova, a new Google initiative with the goal of providing … [Read more...]

Google & Automakers Aim for Self-Driving Cars in 2020

Google & Automakers Aim for Self-Driving Cars in 2020

As computing power gets better, smarter, and smaller, we’re finding new ways to cram it into all sorts of devices – including cars that can drive themselves. Google’s autonomous car initiative is gathering steam, it … [Read more...]

Google to End Glass Explorer Program, Launching Separate Glass Business

Google to End Glass Explorer Program, Launching Separate Glass Business

A new report out of Fortune today says that Google will be ending its beta-style Glass Explorer program this year, and will be spinning Glass into a separate business that will fall under Nest CEO Tony Fadell’s … [Read more...]

Huge Google Translate Update is Live

Huge Google Translate Update is Live

That didn’t take long: after being initially reported only a couple days ago, it seems Google has gone ahead and updated its Translate app with some major improvements, apparently available right now.The app’s … [Read more...]

Project Ara Hitting Puerto Rico This Year

Project Ara Hitting Puerto Rico This Year

Today at the Project Ara developers’ conference, Google announced that it plans to launch Project Ara as a pilot program in Puerto Rico later this year. The rollout will be a precursor to Google’s plans to bring Ara to a … [Read more...]

More Project Ara Module Marketplace Details Revealed

More Project Ara Module Marketplace Details Revealed

One of the most exciting initiatives in tech is Google’s Project Ara, an effort to build a consumer-friendly and customizable modular smartphone. Headed up by Google’s Advanced Projects and Technology, or ATAP, Project … [Read more...]

Microsoft Upset with Google over Bug Report

Microsoft Upset with Google over Bug Report

It seems that Microsoft and Google aren’t getting along too well at the moment, at least when it comes to the best way to talk about bugs in each other’s products and services. A post on ZDNet points the way back to a … [Read more...]

Google Readying its Own Speech Translator Improvements

Google Readying its Own Speech Translator Improvements

While Microsoft has started blazing the trail towards a real life universal translator with its closed preview for Skype Translator, it seems as though Google isn’t too far behind. Today, the New York Times reports that … [Read more...]