Google Photos Will Soon Roll Out Text Search using OCR

Over this past weekend, the Google Photos Twitter account officially confirmed an upcoming feature on its app that can allow users to search for text in the photos. This can be helpful while searching for documents or Wi-Fi passwords. The company will use optical character recognition or OCR for this feature, which can be found

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Google Photos supposedly has 200 million active users

#GooglePhotos is one of my favorite cloud services for backing up photos and videos taken natively. It seems like there are about 200 million people like me with Google today making the announcement of the service breaching the 200 million active user count. It’s quite a milestone, no doubt, but far from satisfying for Google, considering

New Google Photos update brings improved search experience

#GooglePhotos is now getting a new update which improves the user experience to a great extent. First and foremost is the update to the search experience on the handset with the addition of a more prominent search bar right on top of the app. This is a handy addition and will let you search for

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Google Photos gets smarter Photo Albums with a new update

The #GooglePhotos service is now receiving an update with a smart albums creation feature. This will automatically pick and choose the best photos that you took during a recent trip and place them in an album. You can also add notes to these albums to give it that personal touch. Further, you can invite people

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Google Photos shortcut can now be added on Google Photos app

An update to #GooglePhotos has introduced the ability to add a shortcut button within #GoogleCamera. This acts as an alternative to the image preview button that is available on the bottom right corner of the camera UI. But this new shortcut can also be moved around the screen and placed anywhere. Functionality wise though, it’s not really

New Google Photos update brings Shared Albums

An update to #GooglePhotos has introduced a nifty feature called shared albums which lets users create albums that can be accessed by others and even offer them the ability to add images or videos. This is a long overdue feature as Photos only offered the ability to share images or albums individually. This feature has

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New Google Photos update lets you free up space on your device

#Google is now sending out an update to #GooglePhotos on #Android allowing users to free up space on their devices. This feature will be visible in the Settings once the update has gone live and will prompt you to delete images and videos on your phone that have already been backed up to the cloud. If

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Google Photos May Soon Let You Pay With A Photo

Google may have just recently launched Google Photos, but they are already making the service more interesting. In a cryptic video involving wafles, Google seems to be hinting that you might be able to pay for one soon with a photo of it. Not only that, but the Google Photos Twitter account and ZAGAT’s comment