Tag: Google

Google Restructures, Is Now Alphabet, Inc. 

Yesterday, seemingly out of nowhere, Google has announced the creation of its new parent company, Alphabet, Inc. Alphabet, Inc. will be more of a holding company, connecting the loosely related product groups floating around Google. Google will now be run by Sundar Pichai, the former SVP of Product, …

Google X Announces Smart Contact Lens for Diabetics

Yesterday on the Official Google Blog, a pair of researchers working at Google X (Google’s mad scientist wing) announced their new smart contact lens project. This project seeks to make 24/7 glucose monitoring possible for those with diabetes. Typically  diabetics would have to monitor glucose levels using the …

REMINDER: Google Reader shuts down TODAY!

For those who haven’t yet done anything about their Google Reader subscriptions, now is your last chance. Head over to Google.com/Reader , got into settings, and hit the export button. This will send you over to Google Takeout and will provide you with a .zip file of your subscriptions. …

Google adds Custom Themes (Finally)

We all know Gmail has been bringin’ the awesome themes for quite some time now, and recently they upp-ed the ante a little more. You can now add custom images on either a “light” or “dark” theme to show off your beautiful images for everyone around your cube …

Kindle Fire starts its evolution

The Kindle Fire has received mixed reviews since it’s debut and certainly has not been without its problems and annoyances. However the device is sill very promising and has lots to offer. The basic specs of the Fire are nothing too special when compared to other Android based …