Google Unearths Its High Searches of the Year And, Yes, It’s Largely Memes

Photo: Leon Neal (Getty)The Game of Thrones Starbucks cup debacle. Watching Notre Dame go up in flames. The moment the world fell in love with Baby Yoda. Going through Google’s top searches of the year feels like flipping through a scrapbook of the internet’s collective obsessions. Released this week, the company’s annual “Year in Search”…

Google treated me cherish a essential particular person for a day—after which realized it made a mistake

For one glorious day, I had it all. I was part of the in-crowd—an exclusive group of celebrities and public figures that includes Kevin Durant, Gordon Ramsay, and Olivia Culpo.I had access to Cameos on Google!Let me explain: On Tuesday, I received an email from “Charles,” a product manager from Google offering me access to Cameos…

This Google Stadia Advert Is So Random (And Terrible)

Google Stadia hasn’t had the best month. Its list of launch games was tiny and it seemed Google panicked right before launch and added more games. People who preordered were running into issues and couldn’t actually use the service. And reviews have been mixed. So with all that bad news floating around, you might have…

Google Cloud launches celeb recognition service

Google Cloud’s AI can now recognize celebrities — for customers that meet the eligibility requirements, at least. The tech giant today debuted Celebrity Recognition for its Cloud Vision and Video Intelligence products, a tool that can recognize an “international roster” of popular actors and athletes. The preloaded AI model is able to spot “thousands” of…

Huawei’s Mate 30 telephones lack Google providers and products

Image copyright Huawei Huawei has launched its latest smartphones without many of the apps typically pre-installed on Android handsets.The Mate 30 and Mate 30 Pro both lack YouTube, Google Maps and Gmail among other software.They also do not feature Google’s Play Store, which is the normal way users outside China install third-party software on to…