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Google Now Just Got a Whole Lot Smarter

It seems Google has realized it can’t do it all (GASP!)—so it’s getting some help from the other useful apps you have on your phone. Google Now is utilizing its feature called “cards” and integrating them with information pulled from other apps you’ve already downloaded. (Want to get Google Now? Download the Google App for [...]

Google Now vs. Siri vs. Cortana: Which Answers Questions Best? [VIDEO]

Google Now vs. Siri vs. Cortana: Which Answers Questions Best? [VIDEO]

Whether you have an Android, iPhone, or Windows Phone, chances are you’ve used one of the personal assistants to answer a question before, be it serious or a joke. Google Now, Siri, and Cortana on Android, iOS, and Windows Phone devices respectively, each offer a different flavor of response to users’ queries for information. Which [...]


Let Google Now Calculate The Tip and Divide The Bill For You

Raise your hand if you’ve pulled out your phone and used your calculator to figure out the tip at the restaurant. (Remember when our math teachers told us not to rely on calculators because, “you won’t be walking around with a calculator in your pocket!”) Here’s a quick tip. Let Google Now take care of [...]

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How To Use Google Now To Help You Lose Weight

We all know the hard it is to make healthy food choices, and the added difficulty if you are constantly on the go. There are so many apps available to help you track your calories. Did you know that you can ask Google Now about nutritional information? No need to download a separate app at [...]


Every Android User Should Have This List of Essential ‘Google Now’ Voice Commands

One of my favorite features of Android is Google Now, which provides quick access to important information and allows you to perform various actions with your voice. Accessing it is different on various devices. For some, you’ll drag upwards from the home button. On others, you’ll hold the ‘Menu’ button. For others still, you might [...]


Your Google Now Cards Will Be Available Offline After Latest Update

If you’re a regular user of Google Now — the personal assistant software that keeps track of when you need to leave for meetings, updates you on sports scores and stocks you’re interested in, and keeps track of hotel and airline reservations — then chance are you’ve experienced the frustration of loading your Google Now [...]


‘Android Wear’ SDK Takes Wearable Tech To The Next Level

2014 is shaping up to be the year wearable technology really hits the ground running. We’ve seen Samsung’s revised Galaxy Gear smartwatch, we’ve seen Pebble’s second-generation smartwatch, and just yesterday, gotten a glimpse of the Moto 360, which will be available in a few short months. One common fabric among all of these: they all [...]


Google May Soon Launch Its Own Smartwatch

Another tech juggernaut may soon enter the brewing smartwatch wars: Google is rumored to be planning to introduce its own wrist-wear, and the technology would likely be heavily influenced by Google Now. 9to5Google reported the rumor this week that suggests Google’s foray into the smartwatch market would heavily leverage its already awesome Google Now technology [...]


7 Tips And Tricks For Your New Nexus 7

A lot of you are just getting your new Nexus 7, or expecting it in the next few days. As they start hitting the shelves and flooding the streets, I wanted to put together a quick how-to guide with 5 things you should know how to do once you get it out of the box. [...]


Living In New York City With Google Now: The Features I Love And The Features I Wish It Had

For the first few months I was living in the city, I had an old phone that no longer held a charge or had room for many apps. In late February I was finally able to purchase a Nexus 4 and have spent the last 5 months in a relationship with Google Now that is [...]

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