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Google Glass Parts Reportedly Worth Around $80

04/30/2014, Ever since Google Glass was offered for sale to a select group of people it has carried the same price tag. The Explorer edition units cost $1,500 and Google quickly sold out of them when it opened up purchases to all U.S. residents for one day only. A...

Google Will No Longer Scan Student Gmail Accounts

04/30/2014, Google has often been criticized for its data mining practices, which include scanning of Gmail accounts to serve users targeted ads on other Google properties. Though today the company announced that it will no longer scan student Gmail accounts for...

Google May Expand Sign-In Options Beyond Google+

04/30/2014, There has been no end to speculation about Google+, the internet search giant’s beleaguered social network. It has often been compared to a ghost town, one that Google has repeatedly tried to fill with people by linking Google+ with most of its...

Google Self Driving Car Gains New Capability

04/28/2014, While a self-driving car might not be ready for big time action on roads throughout the rest of the world, this does not mean that there is no future at all for such a thing to happen. In fact, Google is proud to say that plenty of progress has been made...

Woman Asked To Remove Google Glass On United Airlines Flight

04/28/2014, Remember back in 2013 when a woman by the name of Cecilia Abadie got ticketed for wearing Google Glass while driving? Well she’s back in the headlines again, except that this time she was met with resistance while wearing her Glass on board a United...

FirstBank Reveals Google Glass Parody

04/27/2014, You know how a certain consumer electronics device has made it to mainstream consciousness when huge corporations actually bother to make a reference to it, or at least parody it in an ad, such as what Colorado-based FirstBank did. In this Google Glass...

OK Google Everywhere Feature Rumored To Make Its Way Onto Android

04/25/2014, One of the more nifty features of Android 4.4 KitKat is the inclusion of the “OK Google” functionality. Basically what it does is that from the home screen, users can say “OK Google” to activate the voice assistant feature which will allow users...

Google+ Integration To End

04/24/2014, It was earlier today that Vic Gundotra, the head of Google+, announced his sudden departure from the company, after thanking them profusely for the great memories that he shared working there over the years, of course. This would have raised a fair number...

Google Testing New Mobile Search Redesign

04/24/2014, Unlike our computers, our mobile devices tend to be smaller, and in some cases not as powerful, and also depending on our connection, could be slower in terms of page loads and whatnot. This is why companies are always on the lookout to optimize their...

Vic Gundotra, The Man Behind Google+, Is Leaving Google

04/24/2014, After nearly eight years at Google, Vic Gundotra is leaving the company. He announced today in a touching story posted on his Google+ page. Prior to joining Google, Gundotra worked at Microsoft for a very long time. His most notable achievement at...

Google Street View Lets You Perform ‘Time Travel’

04/23/2014, If there is one thing that is certainly impossible at this point in time, it would be time travel, as the most brilliant brains around have yet to “crack” this particular “code” to have us turn back the clock and change history. Well, pseudo-time...