After three and a half years, Google has finally announced the official Chrome Apps retirement timeline. The process is happening in increments, starting with the Chrome Web Store no longer accepting new apps this March and ending with Google dropping Chrome App support on Chrome OS in mid-2022.
Update, January 17, 2020 (12:05 PM ET): Yesterday, a Xiaomi spokesperson reached out to 9to5Google to confirm it has fully resolved its recent Mi security camera bug that allowed a user to view security footage from another person’s device. The bug itself was patched the day after it was reported, but now Google Assistant and Nest integration should also function as expected on Xiaomi’s security cameras.
Google has announced a new Country Director for its South African operations; 44-year old South African, Alistair Mokoena.
“Google is working hard to bring more Africans online, to unlock economic opportunities through working with local communities, and to make our products more helpful to Africans in the African continent.”
Back in December, Google’s alleged Pixel 4a mid-range smartphone surfaced in leaked renders. The leak was closely followed by another report which claimed that Google will not launch an XL variant of the phone, like it did with the Pixel 3a last year. However, new evidence found by XDA Developers suggests there might indeed be two new mid-range Pixel phones in the works for 2020.
Earlier this week, Google announced that they will phase out third party cookies used in tracking customers for targeted advertisement.
Cookies files are stored on a browser (like Chrome) by websites, which can be used for various purposes including saving personal information like username and password.
Latest CAMON 12 Pro features a dedicated Google Assistant Button that allows users to get more done on the go.
Global premier mobile phone brand TECNO Mobile is to bring its latest Camon 12 Pro Smartphone, powered by Google’s Android™ 9 Pie operating system and equipped with the Google Assistant Button, to CES 2020 this January 7th.
It is often said that “one cannot think well, love well, and sleep well if one has not dined well.” Well, if you attended EatDrinkFestival 2019 a few weeks ago then you should be functioning at full capacity right now because the festival was the perfect blend of sumptuous food and drinks, entertainment, and exciting workshops. Missed it? No worries we’ve got all the highlights right here.