Google Photos v1.15 for Android Released with Refreshed Navigation UI

Google Photos v1.15 for Android has gotten a (somewhat unexpected) UI update. Gone are the swipe gestures that you could use when switching between views, and in its place is a white bottom bar: yes, you read that right – the feature on the Google+ app that’s been receiving lots…

Google+ for Android v7.1 Rolls Out

The Google+ team has pushed out a follow-up to this month’s major Android update. Earlier this month the Google+ app for Android hit a milestone with the release of version 7.0.0, which included a ton of much-awaited updates, not least being the hiding of the bottom black bar when scrolling…

Google+ Launches Create, Helping Creators Get their Deserved Audience

A community for top Google+ creators has been launched today, to help them get their deserved audience. The newly launched Google+ Create program is for creators sharing high-quality and original content, giving them the tools and resources they need to get more recognition in the wider Google+ community. The news comes…

Google Photos for iOS Updated with Live Photos Support

Google Photos on iOS now supports auto-backup of Live Photos and receives a few smaller updates. With the latest version of iOS, released about 6 months ago, Apple added Live Photos to the list of features for it’s smartphones. Live Photos captures a photo with sound and video before and…

Google+ for Android v7.5: Re-sending of Failed Posts, More Squashed Bugs

Can’t send that epic post? Now you can (at least keep trying with minimal hassle) in the latest Google+ Android app. Though version 7.5 of the app mainly consists of updates behind-the-scenes, there is one noticeable new feature. Retry Sending of Failed Posts Not all of us are lucky enough…

Google Photos for Android adds Non-Destructive Editing

Google Photos v1.17 has been released for Android devices, bringing with it more flexible editing capabilities This version may not be as noteworthy as last week’s Smarter Albums update, but for those who find themselves editing a photo countless number of times to give it the right look and feel,…

Two-Column Stream, Quick Access to Google Apps on Google+ iOS v5.4

The iOS version of the Google+ app receives a number of new features under its belt. Coming on the heels of Apple’s announcements a day earlier, the team at Google+ made an announcement of their own with the release of version 5.4 for iOS. Two-Column Stream If you’re using the…

Smarter Albums arrive on Google Photos

Albums become even more intelligent on Google Photos, thanks to this latest update. We all love taking photos when on holiday, especially in places we’ve never been to before. But sorting through all of those captures after coming home isn’t a lot of fun, to say the least, especially if…