Google brings expanded AMP support to search and display ads

When Google launched its Accelerated Mobile Pages (AMP) project about a year and a half ago, the focus was squarely on speeding up mobile web...

In the AI wars, Microsoft now has the clearer vision

A week ago, Microsoft held its Build developer conference in its backyard in Seattle. This week, Google did the same in an amphitheater right next...

After a year of catching up, Google Home needs to truly distinguish itself from...

Google Home has spent the past year catching up. No surprise, really. The Echo had a roughly two-year head start on the device. This week,...

Google’s Waymo versus Uber: everything you need to know

Google-owned Waymo filed a lawsuit against Uber alleging that Otto — a startup purchased by Uber last year — stole confidential information related to autonomous-car technology. Waymo claims Uber is...

Enlist in the Android Army: A beginner’s guide to Android

Google's Android platform is worth considering if you're looking for universal integration and greater customization than is afforded by iOS. Our beginner's guide to Android contains everything you need to...

2017 Google Play Award winners excel in design, functionality, delightfulness

Google's annual 2017 Play Awards concluded with a gala at the search giant's I/O developer conference, and this year was especially competitive. Here are the winners of each category. The post...

How Google Assistant on Google Home is outclassing Amazon’s Alexa

About six months after Google Home's debut, Amazon may still have more third-party skills, but Google Assistant is matching and outclassing Alexa in all its other features. The post How Google...

In the car with Android in the Car

One of the areas that Google talked up regarding Android beyond phones at I/O this year was in vehicles, and Android in the Car was...