Google's new goal: Make everything work together
The search giant has found a new purpose in all our lives: Bringing together the various products and services we use to work together as easily as possible.
Its Wallet app failed to take off, but Google is trying again with a new system.
Designer Oskar Pernefeldt conceived of this design after wondering what flag humans would stake into the ground if we ever set foot on Mars. It's a simple design at first glance, but Pernefeldt put quite a bit of thought into the process.
At its annual conference, Google reveals updates to Android, including a beefed-up payment system called Android Pay. It also brings virtual reality to iPhones (really) and the new Photos app offers free, unlimited storage.