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google submits plans for london HQ designed by heatherwick studio + bjarke ingels group

topped with an expansive roof garden, the vast 11-storey office complex will also house an indoor basketball court and swimming pool.
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MIT and google transforms the office cubical into a flexible cocoon

    MIT + google transformable meeting spaces: once believed to be an ingenious design strategy for reducing costs and fostering a collaborative approach, the past twenty years has seen the open-plan office take a fall from grace. it’s increasingly saw by employees as a noisy and stressful. however with real estate prices soaring, it’s not an […]

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google’s ‘arts & culture’ app brings textures and history to the fingertips

with a virtual reality viewer people can use the app to take a virtual tour of the street art scene in rome, or even travel 2,500 years back in time and look around the ancient greek temple of zeus.

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project bloks by google + IDEO empowers kids to program by physically assembling code

made of three core components – the ‘brain board’, the ‘base boards’ and ‘pucks’ which together can create a set of instructions which are be sent to connected devices, like toys or tablets, over wifi or bluetooth.

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lenovo first to introduce google’s project tango AR hardware with phab2 pro

‘tango’ helps users answer a new set of questions about their world through specialized sensors and apps that map its surroundings to create an augmented reality (AR) experience.

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google announces AI assistant platform, android VR details and more at 2016 I/O conference

at it’s annual I/O developer conference in mountain view, california, google has announced ‘home’ hardware, ‘android N’, ‘wear 2.0’, VR, ‘allo’ and ‘duo’ communication apps.

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google begins digitizing renown paintings with ultra-high resolution gigapixel camera

the museum boijmans van beuningen was among the first to use the ‘art camera’ to digitize a series of artworks, including the ‘portrait of armand roulin’ by van gogh and ‘sping in vethuil’ by claude monet.

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