Google has officially launched Focus Mode on Android. This feature, which is part of Google’s suite of Digital Wellbeing tools, was previously available in beta. Now, most people running Android 10, and some running Android 9, can use Focus Mode.
It’s that time of year again. Christmas is just around the corner, and in anticipation of the holiday season, Google’s Santa Tracker is back. With it comes new games, a new design, and much more.
Update, December 4, 2019 (04:10 PM ET): In the original article below, we told you about how future versions of Android should be able to securely store a digital version of your driver’s license. Today, at the Qualcomm Summit, the company revealed that the upcoming Snapdragon 865 chipset will support this future feature.
The Google Home Max normally costs $200 from Walmart without this deal, which is already 50% off its initial retail price. With this additional discount, Walmart is practically paying you to pick up a Google Home Mini too.
Google co-founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin are stepping down from their executive roles at Alphabet (Google’s parent company).
According to CNN, Sundar Pichai, the current CEO of Google and a longtime executive at the company, will take over as CEO of Alphabet in addition to his current role, while Page and Brin will continue to serve on Alphabet’s board of directors. They will also maintain voting control over the business, all but guaranteeing their ability to influence the direction of Alphabet with or without their executive titles.
It’s the end of an internet era as Sergey Brin and Larry Page are stepping down as head of Alphabet, Google’s parent company, and ceding management control to Sundar Pichai who will take over as CEO.
Google founders, Larry Page and Sergey Brin have announced that they will be stepping down from their various roles at parent company, Alphabet.
This will see Google CEO Sundar Pichai take over from Larry Page as CEO of parent company, Alphabet, two years after being appointed to the board. While Sergey Brin’s position as President of Alphabet will be removed.