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AMP Stories will Bring Snapchat-Inspired News Format to Google Search Results

If you think there were not enough manifestations of Snapchat’s Stories format, I have some news for you. Google is introducing a similar way of delivering stories to AMP, the search engine’s custom platform for rendering articles on smartphones. Through AMP Stories, publishers will let you tap through quick bits from their news stories in …

Despite controversy, Logan Paul hasn’t done anything to be kicked off of YouTube

Despite the controversy surrounding YouTube celebrity Logan Paul (thanks to a string of videos exploiting an apparent suicide and tasering a rat), the young media personality hasn’t done anything to warrant being kicked off of the platform that made him a star. That’s according to chief executive Susan Wojcicki, who defended her company’s treatment of …

Google takes AMP beyond basic posts with its new story format

For the most part, Google’s Accelerated Mobile Pages project was about what its name implies: accelerating mobile pages. Unsurprisingly, that mostly meant quickly loading and rendering existing articles on news sites, recipes and other relatively text-heavy content. With that part of AMP being quite successful (if not always beloved) now, Google is looking to take …

YouTube is expanding Red to more countries

YouTube Red will expand its subscription service to as many as 100 countries, according to YouTube chief executive Susan Wojcicki . Speaking at Recode’s Code Media conference in Huntington Beach, Calif., Wojcicki said that YouTube will be looking to expand its Red service “to many more countries”. The subscription service first launched in October 2015 …

Google Releases Video to Show What Glass Feels Like

Google has been going through Glass prototypes like crazy. They have been designing and redesigning the in-development product Glass on the hardware and UI level. They had released a video last year to show what the early prototype UI looked like. Back then, it was Terminator-style augmented reality that placed UI elements in your field …

Android P Rumoured to Bring Native Support for Foldable Displays and iPhone X-Like Notch

As we inch closer to the official introduction of Android’s next big update, rumors have, like clockwork, begun to pour in abundance. Today, however, a new report by Bloomberg reveals a bunch of details we frankly were not expecting. As per sources, Android P will bring a series of significant changes to the operating system, …