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Google is an Internet Search company with profits mainly derived from its AdWords advertising program. Google is also known for other high-profile web-related products such as Chrome, GMail, Google Docs or Google Map, and it has also made a very successful entry into the mobile handset market with its Android mobile operating system. The company was created in 1998 and went public in 2004. Google is one of the most visited site in the world.


Consumer Watchdog appeals to the FTC to break up Google’s business

11/16/2012, Saying that Google is a big company might seem like an understatement – after all they own Android, one of the most popular smartphone platforms in the market at the moment, YouTube, Gmail, Google+ and let’s not forget their core competency, a search...

Could Google be interested in becoming their own carrier? [Rumor]

11/16/2012, It is safe to say that Google owns quite a fair share of the internet. After all people are now saying that you should “Google it”, as opposed to “search for it” when trying to find information online. Google has also made tremendous headway when...

Google Nexus 4 Hits $1000 On eBay

11/15/2012, So we know that the Google Nexus 4 and Google Nexus 7 are hot sellers after being made available in the US, but just how desirable are these devices? What if I told you that the Google Nexus 4 has actually hit and crossed the $1,000 price point over at...

Google launches augmented reality game called Ingress on Android

11/15/2012, Google is upping the ante by launching an augmented reality game called Ingress. Developed by John Hanke and his team at Niantic Labs, Ingress is inspired by J. J. Abrams’s “Lost,” although Hanke says that they don’t want to leave...

Google Shopping Expands Its Borders

11/15/2012, Google has decided to expand the reach of its new Google Shopping experience to countries such as Australia, Brazil, Germany, France, Italy, Japan, Netherlands, Spain, Switzerland, and the UK. This particularly new version will offer merchants additional...

Google Drive lets you get more stuff done

11/14/2012, Google has introduced some minor updates on Google Drive, allowing you to have an easier time finding, organizing, and viewing stuff on Google Drive itself. You can search by person, which comes in handy should you be unable to remember the name of a...

Google Music gets gapless playback

11/14/2012, With the introduction of Android 4.1 Jelly Bean, the Android operating system has finally received gapless playback for music files as part of its core operations. Technically speaking, this was true, but the stock Google Music app still did not offer...

Android 4.2 silences Google Voice

11/14/2012, Yes, we did mention quite recently that Android 4.2 Jelly Bean has started to be released for the GSM variant of the Samsung Galaxy Nexus, and this can only mean two things – both Verizon and Sprint versions of the Galaxy Nexus would have skipped...

Android apps now installable from Google+ Stream

11/14/2012, Although the new feature has yet to be announced, Google is beginning to allow Google+ users to install Android apps right straight from the Stream. I personally tested the feature this morning and was able successfully install a number of apps on my...

Google wins patent for directions using cell coverage

11/13/2012, The smartphone has more or less become the indispensable tool for most folks these days, especially when you consider the fact that our smartphone more or less does everything we need – from handling calls and text messages to keeping us entertained...

Google Nexus 7 32GB tablet with 3G now available for purchase

11/13/2012, If you stay in the US, then you would be pleased to hear that the Google Nexus 7 32GB tablet with 3G is now available for purchase, where you will need to part with $299 if you want to bring this bad boy home. Available in its unlocked form, the Google...

Google Nexus 7 explodes, leaves behind a melted mess

11/12/2012, The Google Nexus 7 has been doing pretty well on its own all this while, but it seems that an extremely tiny percentage of this particular tablet has yet to pass the stringent quality control marks – word has it that a Chinese owner of the Google...