Google is adding native Bluetooth beacon support for its latest Chrome for Android update as part of its Physical Web initiative, the company said in a blog post.
Google silently released a competitor to Lambda, Amazon Web Services' developer-focused compute service that runs code on AWS infrastructure on the behalf of its users.
Google has received a U.S. patent for an autonomous delivery vehicle, RCR Wireless reported Wednesday.
Gmail will now alert users to unsecured or unauthenticated email messages as part of a bid to ratchet up the security of the popular email service.
The app store approach has allowed Microsoft to invade iOS and Android. While the company would otherwise be wallowing in mobile irrelevancy, its war chest has allowed it to continually cherry pick some of the most popular productivity apps for acquisition as well as build out its own offerings.
Microsoft is wasting no time beefing up the technical preview of Azure Stack, which went live on Jan. 29. In a blog post, the Azure Stack team noted they had added a handful of other services and tools to the preview, including platform as a service and DevOps elements.
Business users of Android Wear smartwatches should be happy with the recent updates made by Google to its Android Wear software.
Google has started blocking websites that resort to trickery to get users to click on content they would not normally view.
Google engineer Benson Leung blows the whistle this week on a Type-C USB cable that killed his Chromebook Pixel.
Microsoft and Google are by far the fastest growing cloud providers, but for all their growth, they had little effect on the juggernaut that is Amazon Web Services as the year closed.