Google introduces Verified Calls feature in Phone app

 Verified Calls will display the caller’s name, logo, reason for calling and a verification symbol as a sign of authentication by Google. The new feature will be available to Android users on Google’s Phone app.

Australian watchdog to examine competition between Apple and Google app stores

Australia’s competition regulator said it would look into the use of and sharing of data by apps and the extent of competition between Apple Inc’s and Google’s app stores. It will also look at whether more pricing transparency is needed in Australia’s mobile apps market. Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) is “interested in how […]

Google’s Phone app is coming to more non-Pixel phones with ‘Verified Calls’

What you need to know Google has added a new Verified Calls feature to its Phone app to help users confirm the identity of the business that’s calling them. It works similarly to the Verified SMS feature that Google introduced late last year. Verified Calls is now rolling out to users in Brazil, India, Mexico, […]

Six months later, the Huawei App Gallery still can’t take on Google Play

Because it doesn’t worry about walking navigation, the maps don’t include those routes, or a wide range of local points of interest, making it hard to complete an entire journey using it. Strangely, the app even limits you to adding in only five additional points of interest to show on the map, rather than just […]

Google Maps is back on the Apple Watch after three years

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Google’s Trusted Contacts is a simple way for families to have some peace of mind

Fire up the Trusted Contacts app and you’ll get a short walkthrough of what to expect. And the app is easy enough to use that you probably won’t need too much more instruction than that. First you’ll select some contacts you want to use as your “Trusted Contacts.” Add them, and they’ll be sent an […]

How to activate verified caller settings in Google Phone app

Google has recently rolled out a new caller ID feature to warn its Phone app users about spam and telemarketing calls. The feature is currently being rolled out for select regions, including India and here’s how you enable or disable the feature from within the app itself. Pre-requisites: Latest version of Google Phone app Active […]

Google rolls out Truecaller like feature for android users

Internet search giant Google has rolled out a new feature for Android users in five countries — including India — that will help them avoid calls that could potentially be a scam. The company has rolled out a feature called Verified Calls on its Phone app that aims to not only make Android users trust […]

Google rolls out Verified calls feature on Android to help tackle spam calls

The search engine giant further said that the details are displayed in a secure manner and it does not collect or store any personally identifiable information after verification. In its pilot tests, Google found likely to answer phone calls when the feature is enabled.

Do not install Paytm or other mobile payments app from unknown links: Govt

If you are installing any new e-wallet or mobile payments app on your smartphone then always do so by visiting the official Google Play or iOS app stores. The cybersafety and cybersecurity awareness division of the Ministry of Home Affairs is warning users to not install any payments apps from any links they may have […]