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Chromebooks will soon be able to run Linux apps

Chromebooks will soon be able to run Linux apps

When Google’s Chromebook line came out a few years ago, the initial consensus was that they were pretty useless, as it required a constant internet connection to operate – which made working on a plane impossible. Since the early days, Chrome OS has come a long way, it can now run offline apps, it can run full Android apps and games and now Chromebooks will soon be able to run […]

Google Pay now works on the web too

Google Pay now works on the web too

Earlier this year, in January Google rebranded Android Pay to become Google Pay which made more sense, as Google is slowly removing the Android brand from a few things. While Google Pay is available on Android phones to use for in-store payments, much like how Apple Pay works it hasn’t been available on the web. Starting today, Google Pay will now be available online, much like how the ‘Pay with Google’ […]

A full Gmail redesign is coming soon to the web

A full Gmail redesign is coming soon to the web

Very soon, Google will be rolling out a new design for Gmail on the web and for people who dislike change this could be an issue, as Gmail is arguably one of the most popular web clients for email. The new design will be here in a few weeks, but G Suite customers were the first to hear about the change, via an email to preempt any burning issues and […]

Google Home and Home Mini now on sale in India

Google Home and Home Mini now on sale in India

Following in Amazon’s footsteps, Google is now the latest company to offer a smart home assistant in India, with the popular Google Home and Google Home Mini now on sale in India as of today. The news comes from Google focused news site, Android Central who have also reported that at lauch the native language, Hindi isn’t supported but will be added via a software update “later this year.” Pricing and support […]

Nest Cam IQ Outdoor is now available in Europe

Nest Cam IQ Outdoor is now available in Europe

Last year, late in the Autumm Nest launched its outdoor version of the Nest Cam IQ but only in the US, the Nest Cam IQ is s the company’s high end connected camera with facial recognition and built in 4K sensor but it has taken a a while to make it over the pond here to the UK and rest of Europe so today Nest has finally launched the new outdoor […]

Google Maps now supports more 39 languages

Google Maps now supports more 39 languages

With a recent update to Google Maps, the company has added support for 39 new languages, including Danish, Albanian and much much more which are below. The main language rollout focuses on eastern European counties and according to Google brings the mapping service to 1.25 billion people for their native languages. As of writing, the new updates for languages should be accessible today. Today, we’re making Google Maps even more […]

First Android Go Handsets will be arriving very soon

First Android Go Handsets will be arriving very soon

Android Go has been around for a little while now, first revealed at Google I/O in May 2017 it was billed as a smaller, lighter, less resource intensive version of the main Android operating system designed for less powerful phones, which typically have less than 1GB RAM. Earlier this week, Google revealed that we could expected to see the first hardware versions to be announced at Mobile World Congress 2018 […]

New Chrome update will show HTTP websites as unsecure

New Chrome update will show HTTP websites as unsecure

The recent rise of websites supporting HTTPS has grown significantly in the past few years and while sites such as banking and actually any site where personal information is transmitted should be encrypted, it has been widely considered ‘unimportant’ to enable HTTPS on standard sites, like news websites, cafe sites etc. But to is very important to turn on, A&T Tech Back in April last year, we enabled HTTPS on […]

Google Wallet and Android Pay become Google Pay

Google Wallet and Android Pay become Google Pay

Google has long had a confusing history with mobile payments, the first incarnation they tried was Google Wallet back in 2011, which was mainly designed as a peer-to-peer platforms for paying your friends money you owed them etc. Android Pay was next in 2015, which didn’t actually replace Google Wallet but was more of an answer to Apple Pay which was launched a year earlier in 2014 with the iPhone […]

YouTube TV expands to 34 new areas, in the US

YouTube TV expands to 34 new areas, in the US

This week, YouTube TV has expanded to 34 new locations within the United States. When the service was first launched back in April this year the service was only available in 49 locations so today’s additions brings to total to 83 different markets where YouTube TV is available. The service has added support in Green Bat, San Diego, New Orleans, Tulsa, Tuscon and much more. Whats is YouTube TV? YouTube […]