Category Archives: Google+

Google expands side panel to more G Suite apps

Google is expanding the side panel that the search engine giant added in the revamped version of Gmail to other G Suite apps, attempting to make navigation and multi-tasking for users smoother and quicker. “We’re adding a quick-access side panel to the Docs editors and Google Calendar to help you quickly access other G Suite… Read More »

Google follows you everywhere, here’s how you can dump it

Even if you have “Location History” off, Google often stores your precise location. Here’s how to delete those markers and some best-effort practices that keep your location as private as possible. But there’s no panacea, because simply connecting to the internet on any device flags an IP address that can be geographically mapped. Smartphones also connect… Read More »

Google Maps extends two-wheeler mode to Asian markets

The two-wheeler mode in Google Maps that first arrived in India last December has been extended to Hong Kong, Indonesia, Malaysia, Myanmar, the Philippines, Singapore, Taiwan, Thailand and Vietnam. To be first available for Android users, the motorcycle-specific navigation will help bikers find the most suitable routes in these countries, The Verge reported late on Thursday. “The… Read More »