Posts Tagged ‘Google’

Google purchases Songza – looks to enhance Play Music

July 4 | Posted by nadine | App News Tags: , , , , , , ,

Google is now the new owner of Songza. The acquisition of the app was done to enhance Google Play Music. Google announced: Exciting news today — we’re thrilled to welcome +Songza to Google. They’ve built a great service which uses contextual expert-curated playlists to give you the right music at the right time. We aren’t planning any immediate changes to Songza, so it will... Read more

Android L to use Samsung KNOX to separate work and personal data

June 27 | Posted by nadine | OS News Tags: , , , , , ,

Android L, the next version of Android, has just been revealed and will be coming in the fall. One of its abilities is separating work from personal data. It can do this thanks to Samsung’s KNOX. Press release: San Francisco, CA – June 26, 2014 – Samsung Electronics Co, Ltd., and Google announced that a part of the Samsung KNOX technology will be... Read more

Is Android 5.0 coming?

June 13 | Posted by nadine | OS News Tags: , , ,

Back when Android 2.3 (Gingerbread) was yet to be announced, Google teased a device clock that reads “2:30.” Soon after, Gingerbread was announced. It may have done the same with Android 5.0. Google tweeted images of the Nexus 5 with Google Now showing the World Cup scores. What’s interesting about the images is the time on the clocks of the device.... Read more