Outsourced: Google’s new Photos app works without Google+. ULTIMATE TECH NEWS has already installed and tried the program.
Google has during the Google I / O officially announced that it will continue to be a standalone service called “Google Photos” The name Google+ did not fall the future of the digital photo printing service may therefore exist without the unloved network. ULTIMATE TECH NEWS has already installed the program the first impression Immediately after installation, the application asks if she can upload photos to cloud They sorted the snapshots also equal to date and adds the appropriate images to collages. This works automatically If you click in the app on an image a menu appears. Furthermore can the share, edit, and delete in social networks. Also file information such as the size retrieve it. Who typed on “Edit” in turn, has some ways to trim his image and to be provided with appropriate filters Users who want to make it a simple tap on the wand and activate the “Auto Awesome” mode This edited the photo app automatically.
- 0.1 30 Google services at a glance
- 0.2 Google Earth
- 0.3 Google Maps
- 0.4 Google Street View
- 0.5 Google Now
- 0.6 Google Picasa
- 0.7 Google Chrome
- 0.8 Google Drive
- 0.9 Google Wallet
- 0.10 Google Calendar
- 0.11 Google Translator
- 0.12 Google Hangouts
- 0.13 Google Alerts
- 0.14 Voice Search
- 0.15 Google notes
- 0.16 Android
- 0.17 Gmail
- 0.18 Chrome OS
- 0.19 Google+
- 0.20 Google Play
- 0.21 Google Play Music
- 0.22 Google Play Music All Access
- 0.23 Google Play Game Services
- 0.24 Google Play Newsstand
- 0.25 Google Wedding
- 0.26 Blogger
- 0.27 Google Books
- 0.28 Google Art Project
- 0.29 Google Sky
- 0.30 Google Moon and Google Mars
- 1 Google Photos: Intelligent Search
- 2 Assessment
- 3 Google+ without Photos: What happens with Hangouts?
- 4 Video
30 Google services at a glance
Get Google Earth the whole world on smartphone, tablet or PC. The program is a mix of globe, atlas and guide books. You see, for example your home from above or visit future destinations beforehand on the computer.
Google Maps helps in finding places, hotels or restaurants nearby. Tap requests as “theater in Hamburg” simply in the search bar. Click on a result, you can get detailed information about the locality. The integrated route planner shows not only the fastest way to the destination, but also connections in public transport and cycling routes. In the mobile version for Android devices and the iPhone, the service shines also as a navigation system
Google Street View
Google Street View provides as part of the Maps mapping service Street views in high quality. To explore your city in a different way or scouting in advance of your home from your holiday destination
Google’s digital assistant collects information about user behavior, which could be important for everyday life. Enter about an appointment in the calendar, the software remembers the date and reminded shortly before it. Determined via WLAN or via the GPS receiver in the phone or tablet Google Now the current location and suitable weather information. Before going to work, the program warns of traffic jams or look for the cheapest way in the transport out. By voice make the service issues (such as “What will the weather?”) And answers spoken. The Assisstent is in any Android device from version 4.1 (Jelly Bean) and included in the app “Google Search” for iPhone and iPad.
Picasa is a photo management that allows you to not only bring order to your photos, but also messed save snapshots. Upload albums to Google+ and share them with your friends.
Since 2008, Google a browser called Chrome available. There are now the program is not only for the PC, but also as an app for Android and iOS devices. The advantage: Log each with your Google ID to the browser, you have your open tabs wherever you go.
News, music videos or funny scenes about bankruptcies, bad luck and mishaps – that’s just a small selection of content that YouTube has in store for users. Frequently it concerns with the content to self-produced videos. This has brought about a full-blown fan base already so many video bloggers. On the platform, there are also channels of television, make contributions to the free viewing of their media libraries available. Under ” Movies-Worldwide provides complete YouTube feature films and documentaries on.
Google Drive know many only as cloud storage. It also offers tools for word processing, spreadsheets, slide shows and an image editing program. Save all documents and edit them in the cloud. Thanks matching Apps works not only on PC, but also on the smartphone or tablet. Convenient for workgroups You share a document with other free, multiple users can simultaneously work on it.
Google Wallet is an online payment system. In Germany, users can use the service to date to paid content and devices from Google’s Play Store and other support to pay online shops. In the US, you are one step further: users who have a smartphone with NFC chip (N ear F ield C. have ommunication) to pay without cash in shops in order to use the service, you need a valid credit card.
The Google Calendar to remind you of important dates such as birthdays, doctor appointments, sporting events. Thanks to the integration into the Android operating system you have all the data on your smartphone at your fingertips. Provide your appointments with address data, the personal assistant Now Google offers Android users a proper navigation route.
The Google Translator can translate words, sentences and complete websites from 80 languages. Just copy a word, a piece of text or an Internet address in the left field, select the input and output language and click “Translate”
With Hangouts Google wants to facilitate communication between people. Among other things, the service from the chat streams automatically create photo albums. In a video chat turn to other participants with a tap for entertainment. Hangouts are available for Android devices and as a web app and application for iPhone and iPad
Using Google Alerts do not miss any more news. Want to stay about about your favorite football club to date, tap, for example, “Werder Bremen” in the search bar. Then choose whether alerts should keep you informed about news or just about new blogs, videos or books on the subject
No free hand to a search query to tap a smartphone? Then you are looking for with Google’s voice input: Similar to the language assistant Siri obey since 2012 and Android smartphones to the letter. Thanks to the hotword-Erkenneung from version 4.1 just say “OK Google” to start a Web search Meanwhile, this also works on PC – provided your computer is equipped with a microphone.
As the name suggests, Google notes is a note tool that synchronizes with your Google Account with all appliances. Not only text, and voice notes and pictures can be organized with the service. Google notes is available on an Android app and a browser.
Google’s mobile operating system comes on many smart phones and tablet PCs used. The basic equipment includes many services such as Gmail, Google Drive and Google Calendar. Similar to Apple equip more apps on the Play Store after.
Gmail is a full and free e-mail service with numerous mandatory functions as spam filtering and archiving. You can Gmail with Google + contacts chat, start Hangouts, make phone calls to landlines. The latter, however, is not free. The matching app is available for Android and iOS devices. “Website: Gmail
Chrome OS is the operating system that comes on Google’s Chromebooks are used. As the name suggests, the software is based on the Chrome browser. Accordingly minimalist falls out the range of functions: About Shortcuts You have access to the most Google services.Per Web Store, expand the operating system to Apps. Conventional Windows programs like Photoshop will not work with Chrome OS. You can use many applications only with an existing internet connection. But the system does not require powerful hardware to function properly. Usually Chromebooks are therefore favorable.
Google+ is the social network of Google. Similar to Facebook, you can add your own friends or follow websites of celebrities and companies. Rather than set up groups, assign contacts to the so-called circles. Like a post, click “+1”. With Hangouts provides the network the ability to video chat with up to ten people at once. Send via “Hangouts On Air” feature entertainment on demand live on YouTube. “ULTIMATE TECH NEWS in Google+
Much like Apple iTunes, Google offers on the Play Store apps for Android devices, eBooks, music and movies for download. Paid content you pay with gift cards, by credit card using the payment system Google Wallet, or through your wireless service provider. Through the platform you purchase smartphones and tablets of the Nexus series and Chromebooks.
Google Play Music
Google Play Music is a music streaming service with integrated online shop. Buy music, stored on Google cloud storage, so that they can be accessed from any device. In addition, can be 20,000 songs from your own music collection to Google Play Music integrate.
Google Play Music All Access
At the developer conference Google I / O in May 2013 the company presented the music streaming service Google Play Music All Access. The functional range is approximately equal to that of the competitor Spotify music on smartphone, tablet or via web streaming app that integrate MP3 collection, can create your own radio station inspired by the favorite music. After a 30-day trial period, users pay 9.90 euros a month.
Google Play Game Services
With Play Games Start User multiplayer games with others, collect achievements and compare their achievements in leaderboards. Per Cloud Save, it is possible to save a game begun on the smartphone and continue on the tablet, in a web app or an iOS device.
Google Play Newsstand
Newsstand is the successor of Google Currents service. About the app you create news feeds from your favorite website
Google Wedding is strictly speaking not a separate Google service, but rather a bundle of different services to plan the most beautiful day of life. Invite your friends and family via Hangouts, and create gift lists, which are available for anyone to edit and. Also for the time after the ceremony is worried: About the Google’s cloud services sharing your memories in image and movie with all your guests.
With Blogger, you are creating in a few steps your own blog and allow other users to share your hobbies and thoughts. With a few clicks you connect your blog with your Google+ profile. Exemplary: Google uses the service itself for the many developers blogs of the company
What was that again with Goethe? Instead of going to the library, take a look at such issues in the future simply by Google. There are the complete texts of many classics of world literature, current books usually only excerpts. A search for citations scoured the books stored for matching text.
Google Art Project
The Google Art Project is a kind of Street View for art lovers: It offers virtual walks through international museums. The collected paintings, sculptures and objects are in high quality available, allowing you to zoom in on the extremely close art without losses.
For Himmelsstürmer Google has mapped the universe. The program provides many interesting insights into our solar system, the constellations, the distant world of planets, stars, and fog. Fits: Google Sky is also starting point for deeper lunar and Mars insights.
Google Moon and Google Mars
If you are interested in our nearest neighbor in space, you can discover with Google Moon and Google Mars so much. Did you ever want to see up close, where Neil Armstrong took the first steps on the moon? Or you want to explore the famous “Face on Mars”? The Web programs will show the surface of celestial bodies and provide information about NASA missions.
Google Photos: Intelligent Search
The idea behind Google Photos No more eternal search for photos! Through an automated analysis of all the photos stored on the app it is possible to answer such queries to “snowstorm in Toronto” with the correct pictures. In practice, this had only limited success. Sometimes there were no results, although images with the search word were there. Reasonable works against the face recognition. You click on the search button, the program immediately displays all the detected faces. Tapping now turn to a likeness, apart all pictures with the appropriate person on. In addition, the program all stored photos automatically grouped chronologically, from the iPhone known search gestures allow quick scrolling through all the months or even years.
If you can live with the fact that all his photos end up on Google’s servers, Google receives with a great tool to pictures the hand, with the snapshots and videos easily edit and let rearrange. To space you have to worry anymore to also. Thus, it does not get too cluttered with many photos, Google has (at least in Germany) but slightly improved the search.
Google+ without Photos: What happens with Hangouts?
Instead functionality of Google+ to join, the company shares the offer to continue so. In addition to the photo service and the social network would loudly Sundar Pichai also chat tool Hangouts the potential to rise as an independent service in the Google universe. The concept, Google+ – similar to the search engine – expand as the first point and control center for the various Google services, he declared to have failed.Development teams are already working on ideas for the next generation of Google’s offerings.