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Google apparently testing Material Design homepage tweaks

Google apparently testing Material Design homepage tweaks

Clearer visual hierarchy Google tweaks designs on its products left and right, but occasionally, those changes can lead to better usability. Such is the case for a minor redesign of the Google
Google Pay (Tez) for India gets a Material Design makeover to improve usability (Update: Broader availability) (APK Download)

Google Pay (Tez) for India gets a Material Design makeover to improve usability (Update: Broader availability) (APK Download)

Update 1: 2020/02/11 5:39am PST Broader availability The Indianized version of Google Pay has cornered the largest chunk of India’s UPI market, piggybacking the username-based P2P payment system.
Google is finally killing the old YouTube web interface

Google is finally killing the old YouTube web interface

Google occasionally revamps its apps and services, and there are invariably some people who strenuously object to the change. Such was the case in 2017 when Google deployed a material makeover for
Google Messages and Phone pick up new Material icons with latest betas (APK Download)

Google Messages and Phone pick up new Material icons with latest betas (APK Download)

Google has been tweaking its popular apps over the past few months to align them with the refreshed Material guidelines. After showing signs of a refresh not too long ago, Google’s dialer and
Google adds 'navigation rail' sidebar to Material Design guidelines

Google adds 'navigation rail' sidebar to Material Design guidelines

Sidebars have been on websites long before Google introduced its first iteration of Material Design back in 2014. Since then, a lot of things have changed, but the company's condensed version of the

Google Maps testing bottom tab bar instead of hamburger menu

Google continues to slowly roll out Material Design 2.0 visual refreshes to its apps with Maps finally ditching its hamburger menu for a bottom tab bar. Amongst Google‘s large array of mobile apps
Google Pay (Tez) for India gets a Material Design makeover to improve usability [APK Download]

Google Pay (Tez) for India gets a Material Design makeover to improve usability [APK Download]

The Indianized version of Google Pay has cornered the largest chunk of India’s UPI market, piggybacking the username-based P2P payment system. Launched as Tez, Google rebranded the app to Pay
Google account switcher for web gets new material design treatment

Google account switcher for web gets new material design treatment

Every piece of software that Google makes is being reworked to get design uniformity across the board under the new material guidelines. Then why should the poor account switcher be left behind? The
Google's 15-year-old 'Books' preservation project receives a Material redesign and added functionality

Google's 15-year-old 'Books' preservation project receives a Material redesign and added functionality

Google has steadily been bringing its newest Material Theme to an ever-expanding list of products. After hitting the more popular apps, like the Play Store and the productivity suite in Drive, Google
Google Blogger gets surprise Material Design update on Android after years of neglect [APK Download]

Google Blogger gets surprise Material Design update on Android after years of neglect [APK Download]

Blogger used to be the go-to platform for anyone who wanted to share their words and opinions with the internet, but it has long been surpassed by social media on the consumer side and WordPress and

Google gives Material Design awards to Trip, Ruff, Scripts, Reflectly

If you’re an app developer or designer, one of the bragging-rights types of awards that you may aspire for is the yearly Google Material Design Awards. While it doesn’t bring any cash prize, you do
The Google Material Design Awards 2019 are here, check out which apps won

The Google Material Design Awards 2019 are here, check out which apps won

There are four different winning apps that Google thinks make excellent use of its design language.

Google updates Docs, Sheets and Slides with a more uniform look

Google has just updated its productivity apps with a new Material redesign, offering a more consistent experience across Docs, Sheets and Slides. There are no changes to functionality, but the visual
Latest Material Design for Docs, Sheets, and Slides rolling out to G Suite accounts

Latest Material Design for Docs, Sheets, and Slides rolling out to G Suite accounts

Back in June, Google began rolling out new Material Design looks to Docs, Sheets, and Slides. It took a couple months for that roll-out to hit the wider public, but most Gmail accounts now have it. We
Google releases a new uniform look for Docs, Sheets, Slides

Google releases a new uniform look for Docs, Sheets, Slides

This redesign is a part of a greater effort to bring consistency to the look and feel of Google's G Suite apps.

Google Assistant Routines starts implementing Material Design

The Google Assistant app is getting a bit of a redesign. The Routines page now implements the Material Theme. Some users may already see the changes on their app so feel free to check yourselves if
Google Play redesign officially announced, rolling out now

Google Play redesign officially announced, rolling out now

Google recently announced a redesign of the Google Play Store to improve app discoverability and accessibility.

[Update: Now official] Google rolls out new Material Play Store interface with bottom navigation bar

Update 1: 2019/06/05 1:05pm PDT Google appears to be rolling back to the previous Play Store interface, according to several tips we've received. The colorful UI is back — at least for a Update

[Update: Back again] Google rolls out new Material Play Store interface with bottom navigation bar

Update 1: 2019/06/05 1:05pm PDT Google appears to be rolling back to the previous Play Store interface, according to several tips we've received. The colorful UI is back — at least for a Update
[Update: Rolling out to all] Google Docs, Sheets, Slides get refreshed Material Design UI [APK Downloads]

[Update: Rolling out to all] Google Docs, Sheets, Slides get refreshed Material Design UI [APK Downloads]

Update 1: 2019/06/20 8:45am PDT Google Docs' sister apps have received the same Material facelift for our tipster, Tycho. You can see what they look like in the screenshots below. Update 2: