Google announces redesigned Google Photos experience
Google today announced a redesigned Google Photos experience that brings more prominence to your photos and videos. Also, search is now front-and-center of the Google Photos experience. Google Photos app now comes with the followi...
Facebook’s Google Photos transfer tool is now available globally
Last year, Facebook started rolling its Google Photos transfer tool that lets its users export their Facebook photos and videos directly to Google Photos, but the tool was limited to some countries including Africa, Asia Pacific, ...
Google announces improved shared album privacy for Photos app
by Sean Chan
Google has announced a new update for its Photos app that brings new privacy features to the app. The new features improve album sharing to ensure you’re sharing your most cherished memories with the right person. With the n...
Google Photos app no longer has the Hamburger menu
In a latest server side update, Google has pulled the Hamburger menu option from Google Photos app. As a result, options in the Hamburger menu will now be accessible by taping the user profile icon located at the top-right corner....
[Updated with more information] Google shared your private videos with strangers
Update: Jon Oberheide, Co-Founder and CTO at Duo Security reached out to Google for clarification after receiving the initial email. To everyone’s surprise, Google noted that the company has little information on what exactl...
Google Photos new monthly subscription plan: Pay $7.99 a month and Google will send you prints of your best ph...
Google Photos arguably the best Photos app for Android users and that’s not because the app comes pre-installed with Android smartphones, but because of the number of useful features in it. The latest feature that the search...
You’ll soon be able to zoom while watching videos in Google Photos
Google Photos is the app that most of the Android smartphone users use to view photos, thanks to numerous useful features in the app. The good news is Google is working hard to bring more useful features to the Google Photos app i...
Google adds new private messaging feature in Google Photos
Google is introducing yet another messaging solution for its users. Google Photos is a great service for managing photos and it allows you to share photos with others through live albums, shared libraries, shared albums and more. ...
Facebook is making it easy to move your photos between platforms
While Facebook is more or less a social media platform, it has also been a hub for photos for many many users. Photos sourced from events, collected from family pages and so on can be found on more than a few people’s galler...
Google Photos finally allows you to manually tag faces in photos
Google Photos already has an excellent automatic face tagging mechanism. But many users wanted a manual option that would allow them to manually tag photos when needed. Google is finally responding to user feedback with a manual f...
Google copies Microsoft Photos app: Google Photos now lets you draw, highlight, and add text on top of your ph...
We had reported that Google is working towards adding a new editing tool to the Google Photos app to let users draw, highlight and caption on photos. The good news is this new editing tool is no longer in testing. Google has start...