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Google Reportedly Testing New Mobile Image Search Results Design

05/22/2015, From time to time Google makes a variety of changes to its design of its websites. It’s usually nothing huge or drastic, but rather subtle changes meant to help improve the ease of use of its services. Recently it seems that Google has been testing out...

Google Patent Targets Childrens’ Toys

05/22/2015, Google has filed a patent recently that leads to the speculation that some time down the road, there will be mechanical toys. These unique toys will feature built-in microphones that will be working all the time, trying to listen for spoken cues. Google...

Google Apologizes For Recent Google Maps Incidents

05/21/2015, Earlier this week Google Maps came under fire when it was discovered that typing in a racial slur in the search box would zoom into the White House in Washington D.C. and also yielded results for Nairobi, Kenya. This snafu came about a month after the...

Android M To Feature Native Fingerprint Authentication [Rumor]

05/21/2015, There are several Android handsets that feature fingerprint scanning technology. However the software behind the technology is not by Google, but rather the OEM themselves meaning that it will be different across different devices, unlike Apple where...

You’ll Now Be Able To Buy Stuff From YouTube Video Ads

05/21/2015, YouTube runs pre-roll video ads before the video you actually want to watch comes up. The company has been trying hard recently to increase its revenues, even though it’s the world’s largest online video website with one than one billion...

Google IoT Operating System Will Reportedly Be Unveiled Next Week

05/21/2015, A new report published today claims that Google is going to make a major move into the Internet of Things by unveiling a new operating system for connected objects. Apparently the company has developed an operating system that’s capable of running...

Google Maps To Be Updated With Better Traffic Insight

05/21/2015, Google is planning to roll out an update for the forthcoming weekend, which means that it will be arriving at the correct time before the rush infused weekend of Memorial Day arrives on Monday. The update will make the app function rather actively and...

Google & Skrillex Team Up For Limited Edition Phone Cases

05/20/2015, Limited edition cases for smartphones aren’t new, but to see Google start to offer up official cases for certain Android devices, that is new. Google has recently announced on the Android Official Blog that they have teamed up with music producer...

Google Maps Hit With Racial Slurs And Vandalism

05/20/2015, Back in April, Google Maps came under fire for an image of the Android mascot taking a leak on the Apple logo. This was obviously not the work of Google themselves, but rather a user who took advantage of Google’s tools to add that to the maps....

YouTube Kids Criticized For Displaying Inappropriate Content

05/19/2015, It seems that despite Google’s best intentions for creating YouTube Kids, the service has come under fire more often that not. Previously they were criticized for displaying what some felt were deceptive ads, and now in a letter to the FTC, child and...

Google To Launch New Standalone Photo Service

05/19/2015, For those who are looking to backup their photos with Google, you have basically two options to choose from. You could choose to back them up on Google Drive, or you could choose to back them up on Google+, but given that Google+ is a social network of...

Google Maps For Android Updated, Features Translucent Status Bar

05/19/2015, It is not wise for a company to rest on their laurels, especially in this day and age where the competitive spirit runs high. Well, it seems that Google Maps for Android has been updated, and with this particular update, there will be features such as a...

Google Search Now Delivers Tweets

05/19/2015, Google has now introduced the inclusion of Tweets to its search results on the mobile platform, and this is made available through the official Android and iOS Google apps. Of course, the good news train does not stop here, since similar Tweets inclusion...

Woman Sent To The Slammer For Google Executive’s Overdose Death

05/19/2015, Half a dozen years in the slammer – that would be the number of years that Alix Tichelman has to spend in prison after she pled guilty to offering a Google executive a dose of heroin in California, where this particular dose roved to be fatal at the...