Google Brings Apps Into Browsers, Blurring Mobile-Desktop Lines

Mobile applications brought the power of the Internet into smartphones, turning them into gateways for services and information. Now, as apps become more central to people’s digital lives, Google is looking to bring some of that technology back to the Web. Google will start including data from popular apps into browser-based search results, helping users find information even if they haven’t […]

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Too Many Android Wear Apps Are Missing the Point

Watered-down smartphone apps are spreading like weeds on Google’s new wearable platform. If you want an example of everything wrong with smartwatch apps right now, just look at all the Android Wear calculators. I currently count four calculator apps for Google’s wearable platform, and they’re all useless. You need pinpoint touch precision to enter each number, and none of the […]

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