The fastest browser from Google makes its way to Android although only for Android ICS based devices for now.
Features such as accelerated page loading, omni box (navigation bar) and private browsing in incognito mode are available through Chrome browser for Android, making web browsing a breeze. Along with HTML 5 integration the browser offers maximum compatibility with websites and web applications, along with faster speeds for browsing.
Already available for desktops, the Chrome browser for Android has been worked on ground up to support Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich for smartphones and tablets. The new Chrome for Android is the mobile web browser almost replicating features of its desktop counterpart. However, it still comes with certain limitations and restrictions, and the primary one is its compatibility with Android ICS 4.0 based devices only.
Google has provided accelerated page loading, scrolling and zooming for Chrome mobile as well, just like in the desktop version.
Google Account owners can sign in to sync bookmarks between a computer and mobile devices. Chrome users can also send a webpage to an Android smartphone or tablet running Chrome Beta, for offline reading.
The Android 5.0 update has been rolled out for the affordable Android One devices in India.
According to a media report, the Google Glass is being redesigned from scratch after privacy complaints forced Google to stop its sales.
Google will introduce the Nexus wireless charger for Rs 3,299 and Nexus 7 sleeves for Rs 1,999 in India through the Google Play Store.
Google is rolling out the new Android 4.4.1 KitKat version update that packages camera improvements for the Nexus 5, Nexus 4 and Nexus 7 devices.
Google has introduced a new service driven app - Newsstand that basically brings the best of Google Play Magazines app and Google.
String of code spotted online revealed that Google Android engineers are working to add RAW imaging file format support in camera software of Android devices.
Details of Google-LG team's rumored Nexus 10 with Android 4.4 KitKat update got leaked. The Nexus 10 LG-V510 tablet is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 and 3 GB RAM.
Currently, the Android KitKat is available for only the newly announced LG Nexus 5 but it will be released for other Nexus devices pretty soon.
HTC and Google are offering free Google Drive storage for two years - 50 GB for HTC One Max and 25 GB for HTC One as well as other HTC Sense 5+ supporting models.
LG and Google will introduce two models of the Nexus 5 smartphone with different battery capacities. The Nexus 5 16 GB model will feature a 2300 mAh battery at $299 and 32 GB model with 3000 mAh battery at $399.