Google is working on a new technology called VP10 that will allow it to squeeze higher-quality video over broadband and mobile networks. And thanks to patent issues with a rival standard, it has a chance to catch on.
All the news from the annual Google I/O event, including the latest on Android.
The new AOL Reader has many of the same features found in other popular RSS newsreaders. It looks like one of a few good alternatives for those losing Google Reader next week.
From the Cheapskate: Google Play is offering a boatload of excellent titles for $2 or $3 each. And Amazon is matching most of them.
Google's new Your Timeline feature shows all the places you've visited, using your smartphone's GPS. Learn how to use to your advantage.
The Internet giant compiles all the places you've been on a map -- a move that may register as helpful, creepy or both.
The service previously required users to be connected to the Web in order to take advantage of its features. That's changing "later this year."
Learn how to disable Location History for your Google account and also how to delete some or all of your whereabouts from Your Timeline.
The search giant battles Yelp with food delivery shortcuts, Uber reportedly wants to buy Nokia's Here maps, and 2.1 million people are stuck in the world of AOL dial-up.
The Texas expansion follows up Google Fiber's announcement last month to bring free Internet access to public housing residents.
The UK's best technology podcast brings you all the week's biggest gadget news and a potted history of Motorola. Plus, Wikipedia's Jimmy Wales explains his new social network.