• Gboard for iOS updated with haptic feedback on iPhone 7 and later

    6 monthes ago - By 9to5Mac

    While the Taptic Engine has been a staple of flagship iPhones since 2016, most iOS keyboards - including the system default - do not support haptic feedback. Google today updated Gboard with support for haptics on every key press.
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  • Google Paid Apple $10 Billion To Remain Safari's Default Search Engine

    Google Paid Apple $10 Billion To Remain Safari's Default Search Engine

    6 monthes ago - By Ubergizmo

    For iOS users out there, here's an interesting question for you: if Google was not the default search engine when you use Safari, would you be bothered to navigate over to Google's website or use the Google app, or would you just use whatever was the default search? Loyalists might actually bother to go to Google's website, but that's a chance that Google can't afford to take.
    So much so that according to recent estimates from Goldman Sachs , Google has paid Apple as much as $10 billion to ensure that Google remains the default search engine on Safari. This works out great for Google...
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