Google Pixel’s Now Playing feature port

Most people will agree that the software on Pixel smartphones showcase what Google believes should be, and as such, the software is often well-received by enthusiasts. Nonetheless, thanks to the dedicated modding community, you don’t necessarily have to own a Pixel device to take advantage of its software features. The “Now Playing” functionality, for example, … Read more

Think of search as the application platform, not just a feature

In 2000, Yahoo had a pole position to win one of the biggest market opportunities of all time, as one of the early World Wide Web’s most popular and fastest-growing services. The internet was still relatively new (17 million websites, compared to today’s 1.6 billion) and companies like Yahoo were in a clumsily named category … Read more