Google Translate just got a lot Smarter!

by Elie Chahine • November 17, 2016

Google Translate turned 10 on Tuesday and now its supporting 103 languages. With the new feature that Google is announcing, Google Translate is apparently improving more in a single leap than in the last ten years combined. It’s called Neural Machine Translation (NMT), and initially it will be working for 8 languages: English, French, German, […]

Google rebrands ‘Apps for Work’ to ‘G Suite’ under a new ‘Google Cloud’ brand with many Updates!

by Elie Chahine • September 30, 2016

Google is giving its Apps for Work a refresh, adding new features and renaming the entire collection into ‘G Suite.’ Google says the new name better reflects its mission to “help people everywhere work and innovate together, so businesses can move faster and go bigger.” Everything cloud-based—including the Google Cloud Platform, enterprise mobility, and even […]

Google removes 13 Android apps from Play Store infected with Brain Test malware

by Elie Chahine • January 11, 2016

Brain Test — The malicious software family — has managed to make a comeback affecting as many as 13 Android apps, with hundreds of thousands of downloads, from the Play Store. Google has removed all the infected apps from its Store. “On December 29 we confirmed our suspicions that additional apps containing Brain Test malware were […]

How to import ics/ical/csv files into Google Calendar?

by Elie Chahine • January 8, 2016

When migrating from other email providers to Google, you might need to import your Calendar events to Google Calendar. You can use the GAMMO migration tool which can migrate your Email, Contacts and Calendar events to Google Apps, but also you can do it manually if you’re using the Free Gmail account. Here’s how to import […]

First Products for Google’s new IoT platform are being announced at CES 2016

by Elie Chahine • January 6, 2016

Google wants to be the thread that ties together the smart home world. At CES 2016, companies are announcing their first plans to use Google’s new IoT (Internet of Things) platform and language, Brillo and Weave, which were announced last March. The details are still basic, but soon enough they could be connecting the many different bits of […]

Google Trends: Year in Search 2015

by Elie Chahine • December 18, 2015

Google Trends 2015: People typed countless things into the Google search box this year. The terror attacks on Charlie Hebdo in January and the city of Paris in November topped the list. Google introduced an entirely new way to determine and present that information. The findings are the the result of  Google’s Year In Search, which […]

Google Images Search now have Bookmarks!

by Elie Chahine • December 1, 2015

Google Images Searches are normally gone the moment you close the browser tab on your iOS or Android Device. However, Google has introduced a new feature on the search giant’s mobile version makes saving the images you find as easy as bookmarking a webpage. What you can do now is the following: simply search for whatever […]

Google Plus: Introducing a Better and Simpler Design

by Elie Chahine • November 18, 2015

Google is rolling out an updated design for the web and mobile versions of Google Plus. Starting today, users on the web will be prompted to switch to the new Simpler Google Plus design if they wish. The new design focuses more on the Collections and Communities features of the service. Collections is, well, a […]

Google Project Wing to launch in 2017!

by Elie Chahine • November 3, 2015

Alphabet Inc, the new holding company for Google, announced that it expects to start delivering its consumer packages by drones in 2017. David Vos, the leader for Alphabet’s Project Wing, said his company is in talks with the Federal Aviation Administration and other stakeholders about setting up an air traffic control system for drones that […]

New Features in Google Docs, Sheets and Slides!

by Elie Chahine • October 29, 2015

Google released several updates to its Google Apps suite on Android and soon on iOS to make it easier to work from your mobile device. Starting with Sheets, you can now view more content in one time, when scrolling or zooming, the scrollbars will be hidden to make it easier for you to easily see […]