Google’s Chrome will give you an ‘always show full URL’ setting

Google will give Chrome users the choice to have the browser display the www of a website’s address. Read More

Working from home? Switch off Amazon’s Alexa (say lawyers)

One of the byproducts of doing all your work from home is that you might be discussing confidential matters. And who might overhear them? Well, there’s your smart speakers…. Read More

Google unveils Game Servers in beta, for hosting global, multi-player games

The new managed service is a souped up version of Agones, the open-source game hosting platform built on top of Kubernetes. Read More

Virtual Google I/O canned due to coronavirus lockdown orders

Shelter in place orders that are in effect across California wipes out the virtual event. Read More

LG V60 ThinQ first look: Affordable 5G phone with practical dual-screen system

We’ve now seen a few foldable phones hit the market, but that technology still has a ways to go for widespread adoption. LG’s Dual Screen cover solution, paired with a flagship LG V60, offers extreme productivity at a price less than the latest Samsung and Apple phones. Read More

Oracle: Programming language Java 14 is out with these 16 major feature improvements

Oracle’s Java 14 reaches general availability. Read More

Google pauses Chrome and Chrome OS releases due to coronavirus outbreak

Google: “Due to adjusted work schedules at this time, we are pausing upcoming Chrome and Chrome OS releases.” Read More

Google releases second developer preview of Android 11

The early build includes new APIs related to 5G connectivity and building UIs for foldable phones. Read More

Google APP users won’t be allowed to install apps from outside the Play Store

Some exceptions exist, but Google users enrolled in the Advanced Protection Program won’t be able to install Android apps from third-party apps stores anymore. Read More

Coronavirus forces Google to postpone digital Cloud Next conference

Search giant is also introducing Works With Chromebook labelling for accessories. Read More