Google Mobile Apps

Pie Day

Welcome to Pie Day! As of the writing of this article Android 9, otherwise known as Android P (Pie), is available! Google has stated that it will be an operating system that works for you! Adaptive Battery and Adaptive Brightness Android Pie will learn from you and adapt you your usage patterns. Think of it […]

Google Mobile Apps

Stay on top of your day

Google has announced proactive suggestions and personalized information offered to you in the Google Assistant! This will help create a snapshot of your information. Google is having this information be based on the time of the day, location, and your recent interactions with the Assistant. It is supported in all languages offered in the Assistant […]

Google Mobile Apps

Do More with Google Pay

Since Google consolidated the Android Pay into Google Pay, I’ve been experimenting with it from time to time. I’ve used it at conferences, at IKEA (with my IKEA Family card programmed in), at Panera Bread, and a few other places here and there. It’s fun and easy to use for me. With that said, I […]

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Hospitality with a voice

As a kid, I didn’t get to stay in hotels too often. It was a treat for us to use one. This made me have a “El Dorado” like approach to them. They were always an adventure. I grew up and found why we didn’t visit hotels as often as we could. To stay at […]

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Google Home – Mini Golf Edition

The Google Team is at it again! LAst week in New York, they unveiled the Google Home Mini Golf Course. Check out the footage!   These courses are made for summer fun for the family! It features different rooms in a house and related Google Home Family products. There are challenges in each room, and […]

Google Mobile Apps

Find new things to do

Google made some awesome updates for Google Maps! They have stated in the coming months, Google Maps will become more assistive and personal to you. We have all had the “Explore” tab in Maps for a while. With these new features, Maps will help you figure out what to eat, drink or do. When you check […]

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New Gmail Rundown

As you may know Google has announced major improvements to Gmail on the web. So let us dive right in. Do more Click on attachments without opening them (this one really isn’t new) scroll through long conversations, click on the new SNOOZE button to put off emails that you just can’t get into right now. […]

Coding Google

Skip the Mundane with Macros

In my company, we use a Macros on one of our spreadsheets. This Excel spreadsheet is before my time, and honestly its a little complex. So I have always deterred people from using Google Sheets as a way to run this Sheet. This week, Google released an update to Google Sheets. You can now record […]

Amazon Coding Google Mobile Apps

Smart Data > Big Data

Over the past few weeks, a lot has happened. The main thing that struck me was a client asking me to get something “Off the Cloud.” This brought around an entire conversation on a word I hate. BIG DATA. This word drives me crazy. Each day I get complaints about companies and people looking into your […]

Google Mobile Apps

Gif on!

No matter how you pronounce it, Gifs are becoming a normal part of any message someone sends. One of my group of text messages to a friend is nothing but that (I apologize here Candice…). Google understand this. I love using my Gboard on my Pixel and finding these fun images for everyone. I will […]