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Google Calendar Adds Apple Health Integration for your Goals

Ever since Google launched the Google Calendar app for iOS back in 2015, the company has continued to steadily add some great new features and improvements to the app. The illustrations in the app for various types of events look splendid and my favorite feature of the app has been its ability to intelligently reschedule your goals, wherein the app automatically finds the best time for your goals based on your schedule for the day. Today, Google has released v1.6.7...

Google Announces Material Design Awards 2016

Google has today announced the 2016 winners of the company’s prestigious Material Design Awards. Introduced last year, the Material Design Awards honor the efforts taken by app developers in embracing and embodying the Material Design principles. Announcing this year’s winners on the Google Design blog, Rich Fulcher, the Lead UX Designer @ Google, writes: A design system only comes to life when it’s used to create meaningful experiences. Last year, Google introduced the Material Design Awards to recognize best-in-class achievements...

Google Releases Duo — A Simple Video Calling App for iOS and Android

Back in May this year, Google announced two new apps for messaging and video calling — Allo and Duo. Today, the search giant has released Google Duo into the wild, both for Android and iOS. Google Duo is a pretty simple and straightforward video calling app. It works with your phone number and doesn’t require a Google account. I love the simple interface with just a giant ‘Video Call’ button at the bottom, along with avatars of people you can...

Gboard by Google Updated with Smart GIF Suggestions & Themes, Now Available Globally

Gboard — the 3rd-party keyboard for iOS by Google that was launched in May this year has today been updated to version 1.1 , and introduces two terrific new features to the app. Gboard was only available in the US and few select countries at launch, but as of today, it is available globally in English, French, German, Italian, Portuguese (Brazil and Portugal) and Spanish (Spain), with more languages “Coming soon”. Today’s update introduces Smart GIF suggestions to the app....

The All New Google Fonts Website

Google has just announced an all new look and feel for the Google Fonts website. The new design offers a much more streamlined and refreshing look at the 804 font families that Google currently offers for Free. On the new design, you can see a grid of font previews, so it’s very easy to preview and compare fonts now. You can easily choose categories and languages from the right, select the sorting choice and search for a specific family using...

Fontea — A Free Photoshop Plugin for Google Fonts

Fontea is a plugin for Adobe Photoshop that’s designed to bring the extensive font library from Google Fonts right into the app, so that you can easily preview and use any of the ~700 fonts available there in your work. The plugin has been crafted by Source, the team behind other popular plugins such as Subtle Patterns, CSS Hat, Picjumbo, as well has many others. Once installed, Fontea makes all the fonts from the Google Fonts library readily available in...