The search giant has a low-cost contraption made of cardboard that can turn any smartphone into a virtual reality headset. The goal: mass appeal.
The Garage incubator releases apps for Windows Phone and Android that range from giving you reports on air quality in China to connecting you to conference calls using voice commands.
Google's experimental hardware division talks smart textiles, and controlling them just by the touch of your hand.
Using stock 3D models, researchers have created software that allows you to rotate and animate objects in 2D photographs.
When Google unveiled its smart and controversial eyewear three years ago, some early tech adopters tried to do their part by eagerly pushing for Glass acceptance. The world pushed back.
The experimental LightSail spacecraft has lost communication with Earth due to a software glitch. So far, attempts to initiate a reboot have been unsuccessful.
Using an array of loudspeakers, researchers have created swirling vortices of sound that were used to manipulate microscopic particles.
At this year's I/O developers conference, Google offered the usual assortment of sneak peeks at software updates and new features, but some high-profile products didn't make an appearance.
Facebook once again turns to encryption in efforts to boost individual user privacy.
The Internet giant says it's working hard on moonshot projects, like its Wi-Fi blimps and self-driving cars.