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Abner Li / 9to5Google:
Google updates Measure, its app for measuring things that was previously a Project Tango exclusive, to work with any Android phone running ARCore   —  Before ARCore, Google's augmented reality efforts were based around Project Tango and devices that required specialized cameras and sensors.
Jun 21, 2018, 4:50 PMIn context
Abner Li / 9to5Google:
Google Cloud and Unity to build managed services and tools for creating connected games; Unity moving infrastructure for its current services to Google Cloud   —  Unity's engine and technology is playing a big role in the current wave of 3D and virtual reality games.
Jun 19, 2018, 7:10 PMIn context
Abner Li / 9to5Google:
YouTube Music and Premium expand to 12 new international markets, including Canada and UK and become generally available after soft launch in 5 initial markets   —  After soft launching in the five existing Red countries this May, YouTube is beginning the international expansion of its newly revamped Music and Premium services.
Jun 18, 2018, 12:40 PMIn context
Stephen Hall / 9to5Google:
Google is testing Google Sans, a size-optimized version of its product logo font Product Sans, in mobile search results   —  Google's Material Theme is slowly creeping its way into every corner of the company's products, and that continues in part today with Google testing its “Google Sans” font in Search on mobile.
Jun 14, 2018, 9:35 AMIn context
Abner Li / 9to5Google:
Google releases new shortcut app to directly launch Google Lens   —  At the moment, the LG G7 offers the fastest way to access Google Lens through a dedicated hardware button.  In comparison, the vast majority of users have to first bring up Assistant and then tap the camera icon.
Jun 5, 2018, 5:00 AMIn context
Abner Li / 9to5Google:
Google brings ARCore to China, where Play Store isn't available, through a partnership with the Xiaomi App Store on the Mi Mix 2S smartphone   —  After launching this February, Google's platform for mobile augmented reality hit version 1.2 and received a number of new features at I/O 2018.
May 28, 2018, 2:40 PMIn context
Abner Li / 9to5Google:
Google Lens update announced at Google I/O is rolling out, with ability to search in real time by pointing camera at objects, smart text selection, and more   —  At I/O 2018, Google detailed a big update to Google Lens a year after first announcing it.  In addition to a new design …
May 23, 2018, 7:25 PMIn context
Ben Schoon / 9to5Google:
Google finally adds support for ARCore on Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+   —  Augmented reality technology has gotten much more popular over the past couple of years, and with the arrival of ARCore, it's gotten a whole lot better on Android.  Now, Samsung's latest flagships finally offer support.
May 15, 2018, 5:35 PMIn context
Abner Li / 9to5Google:
Offline support for Gmail on web now rolling out with support for search, delete, archive, and compose functions   —  The new Gmail launched with a slew of new features last month, and Google announced that more were on the way.  While Smart Compose may have grabbed all the attention at I/O 2018 this week …
May 14, 2018, 6:25 PMIn context
Justin Duino / 9to5Google:
As part of Google's Digital Wellbeing initiative, YouTube app for Android now has a “remind me to take a break” option   —  On stage at I/O 2018, Google announced its digital wellbeing initiative to help people better understand their digital habits.
May 12, 2018, 4:15 PMIn context

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