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Google Santa Claus Tracker App is now Live: You can Play, Learn and Locate directly from app

Santa tracker app goes live

Christmas is around the corner. It is less than a week for the arrival of the festival day. People across the globe is eagerly waiting for the Santa Claus and wondering about the gifts he is going to bring.

Tech Giant Google has rolled out a new Santa Tracker app which releases annually. This will help you in locating the Santa wherever he goes on this Christmas. This app also provide games for the children, and they are engaged towards raising the Christmas cheerfulness.

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Santa Tracker is an Android application where you can get it from the Google Play. This app will make you play as one of Santa helpers. The users who are using this application can able to locate the Santa on the app and in which places he would visit.

Google is going to present the new game every day until Christmas, and there are many other things to find out in Santa’s Village. On using the educator web page, teachers can teach their children with the educational games as well as a lesion on this day. So children can learn and celebrate the festival as well. The official countdown time will be started when the Santa Claus begins his journey. There are many things for learning in this game.

In this, there will be basic programming for learning trivia about various countries. You can also have more fun on using this app; you can see elves dancing and also teaches you saying Happy New Year in Elvish. Google has unveiled this app which will use the geo-location and allows the user to travel to the places in the real world. The users can recover the lost presents left by Santa Claus.

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As per the sources, this application is integrated with the Google’s Assistant Software. This will respond to you will the hilarious Christmas jokes when you asked about where exactly Santa Claus is.

The users who are not having the app can ask about Santa to Google Assistant and it will navigate you to the official page of the Tracker app. In case if it is not redirected it will take you to the Wikipedia page of Santa Claus. Reports saying that Santa Tracker application has associated with the Google.org with the motto to bring kids and charities together across the world.

Google Launched Play Family Library to Share Play Apps and Media

Google Family Library

The search engine giant, Google has finally introduced the Google Play Family Library, which allows users to share purchases from Google Play over multiple accounts and devices. The most awaited feature which was released two years ago by Apple for iTunes apps and content is today going live on Google Play.

This free service or feature lets you share movies, apps, books, TV shows, and games with a small group of family members. The Family Library feature will be rolled out within few days to Australia, Brazil, Canada, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Mexico, New Zealand, the United Kingdom and the United States.

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After setting up a Google Play Family Library, you will be currently allowed to share the apps, games, movies, TV shows, and books with up to six family members with no additional payments. You should notice that few items can be shared only if purchased through certain payment modes.

Once you become a part of the family library, you will find an option to add members through a switch button in listings. You need not necessarily make every purchase available to the family members; you can just choose and give access to the most acceptable content.

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Few countries that include Germany, Italy, Japan, and Mexico have now access for book sharing. And another related note is that books, movies and TV shows in Google Play family Library can be shared with family members with iOS devices.

Google Launched Play Family Library to Share Play Apps and Media

How do I sign-up to Family Library?

As soon as are you sign-up, create a group and opt a family payment method that all the six members can use to purchase items. Each member of the group can use their credit cards or gift cards to make payments. The other advantage is you can force members to seek authorization from you before buying.Google Play Music is not included in this plan. So, if you want to share songs, you should separately subscribe to the Music family which costs you $14.99.

List of Top Apps Released, Interestingly 90% of Google Play Revenue Comes From Games

top games of all time

Google Play, the Android market of Google receives 90% of its revenue through the games. Some of the interesting facts have also been revealed.  According to the data released from an analytics company Application, Annie the top grossing apps in the play store are from Japan.

It also stated that Facebook holds the top position concerning most downloaded apps whereas the WhatsApp is next to its parental company application. Facebook’s Messenger holds the third spot and Instagram sits at the fourth position among the list. Cheetah is the only non-Facebook owned application standing on the list of top 5.

According to the released stats, Japanese Firm Line occupies the top three spots with its applications Line, Line Play and Line Manga in the list of highest grosser and all of them are used by the high percent of the audience in Japan.

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The most downloaded game of all the games was Subway Surfers followed by Candy Crush Saga in second place and third position occupied by Pou, Temple Run 2 and Hill Climb Racing took fourth & fifth places. Whereas My Talking Tom took sixth place and Despicable Me came in at seven. Moving down to the list Angry Birds stood at eighth place and ninth rank made by Fruit Ninja and Clash of Clans sits at the bottom of the list of ten.

When talking about highest revenue generated games Puzzle & Dragons taken the top spot and it is followed by Clash of Clans in the second place. Monster Strike, Candy Crush Saga & Game of War occupies the third, fourth and Fifth positions respectievely.The Fire Age came in at fifth, Everybody’s Marble stood at the sixth position while Disney Tsum Tsum takes the seventh spot. Further going to the bottom Summoners War takes eighth spot & Hay Day in ninth place. The World of Mystic Wiz stood last in the list of top ten.

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One of the interesting facts about the Statistics is that we can notice a minimal overlap between the top downloaded and top grosser games like Clash of Clans and Candy Crush Saga. It clearly shows the worldwide popularity of both games.

A clear impact made by Japan can be seen on the global revenue as four of the top 10 games are from Japanese publishers and their increased revenues largely by the Japanese. In spite of the Japanese domination countries like U.S, Finland and South Korea had their impact on both the top 10 list.

Google’s “Tap to Translate” Feature Works Inside Any App On Android

Google translate

Google has come up with new improvements to the Google translate feature. According to the giant, 500 million+ people around the world use Google Translate but 9 out of 10 people live out of US. So, a feedback was taken from thousands of people in Indonesia, India, Thailand and Brazil. After learning what exactly works and what doesn’t work Google has decided to launch its Tap to Translate feature. The feature lets you translate copy-pasted text immediately in any app. “Tap to Translate” feature can translate between all 103 Google translate languages on any Android smartphone running Jelly Bean 4.2 and above.

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The feature is designed especially to translate chats, song lyrics and forwards. The feature comes in a one-tap button which helps you to easily translate content in any app. This feature is quite useful in group chats where friends from different regions text in unknown languages in offline mode. The giant claims that with the addition of Filipino language pack the total number of offline languages reached 52.

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Google unveiled few more updated to Google translate which includes an offline mode on iOS. With each offline language, a small 25MB of space is required. The giant is also rolling out support for Chinese inside of a Word Lense Feature for both Android and iOS. With this feature, you can see an augmented translation of a printed text just by pointing out phone’s camera. This feature translates both simplified and traditional Chinese language and it works offline.

Now You can Find Best Time for Meeting Using Google Calendar new feature

Google Calendar Find a Time

Scheduling Meetings is no more a tall order with the Google calendar’s new feature. Tech giant Google is now all set to roll-out a feature “Find a Time,” which will help you to schedule your office meetings besides keeping a track of very important events in the free online calendar.

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As of now this tool is made available for all Android powered devices. The giant is also planning to bring this feature to iOS and web shortly.

The feature can be used only if the user updates all his/ her events in the Google calendar. This feature is available to everyone who uses Google apps for Work or Education.

findatime

“‘Find a time’ helps you find meeting times that work for everyone — even if they’re in different time zones — based on their availability and the times they usually have meetings,” said Stella Schieffer, Google product manager in a blog post on Wednesday.

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Google Calendar’s new feature help in scheduling a meeting time that works for all the participants and also automatically checks out the schedules of everyone who are supposed to attend the meeting and selects a time according to their free time or at least closet time to it. Among several suggested times from Google Calendar, if there is no convenient time for all the participants, the calendar will sort out which conflicting meeting can be rescheduled.

Google helps you to Accomplishing your Goals with new goals feature

Recently in the beginning of this month, Google has added a new feature to its calendar called Goals. The entire schedule of the day like, meetings, gym time, Super and what not, all the daily tasks to be repeated will be reminded by Google Calendar Goals. Similarly, the new feature is for the work place/ organizations to schedule office meetings or get together. Users who are familiar with online calendar or Outlook calendar tool on desktop can easily use the new feature.