Google Photos lets you relive a day through your Maps timeline

  • December 16, 2020
Since 2015, Google has offered a timeline feature through Maps that allows you to retrace where you were on a specific day in the past. Despite coming out at around the same time, Google Photos is only now starting to take advantage of that functiona…

Google Maps community feed will highlight changes in your city

  • December 1, 2020
Google is introducing a new community feed to Maps that the company says will help keep you informed of all the latest developments in your city, including new restaurant openings and service changes. Located in the app’s Explore tab, the feature col…

Google Search will help you identify that song stuck in your head

  • October 15, 2020
Over a billion people every day use Google Search, the company said. Despite having worked on the software for more than 20 years, every day there are 15 percent of queries that Google has never seen before. To keep up with the constantly changing qu…

Google brings Lens text translations to KaiOS phones in India

  • July 21, 2020
One of the more useful features you can access through Assistant on Android and iOS is Google Lens translations. The tool allows you to snap a photo of something in the real world and let Lens transcribe the text into a language you can read. Google…