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Google+ Hangouts get live captions

07/05/2012,   Google is looking to make Google+ more accessible to users with hearing-impairments. Today, they announced a new app that makes Google+ Hangouts more accessible to hearing-impaired users at the National Association of the Deaf’s annual...

Nexus Q gets taken apart by iFixit

07/05/2012, We all know that Google’s Nexus Q is “made in America“, but is it really? Well, the folks over at iFixit decided to put the media streaming device to the test by doing to it what they do best – giving it a complete teardown....

Google Street View used to convict man of pet negligence

07/05/2012, If you thought Google Street View was only good enough for finding out what a place looks like from the comfort of your own home, think again. It looks like Google’s panoramic imaging service can also be used to convict people of their crimes. A...

Google Now ported to Android 4.0 with AOSP support

07/04/2012, Google Now did seem at first glance to have been developed specifically just for the recently announced Android 4.1 Jelly Bean operating system, but there are people good people over at XDA-Developers did spend the past week or so working hard, and having...

Google Video content moving to YouTube

07/04/2012, A few years ago, Google launched its own online video sharing service to compete with YouTube – Google Video. Well we all know how that turned out – Google decided to take over YouTube instead. It’s been a long time since we’ve...

Galaxy Nexus is nowhere to be found on Google Play

07/03/2012, It looks like the decision of U.S. District Judge Lucy Koh today to reject Samsung’s request to lift the injunction filed by Apple against the Galaxy Nexus is finally taking effect. That’s because the Galaxy Nexus is no longer available for...

Google deploys Indoor Maps for Google Maps in the U.K.

07/03/2012, If you’re planning to spend your whole time this summer in London for the Olympics, then don’t forget to bring your smartphone or tablet with you. That’s because Google has just released the Indoor Maps feature on Google Maps for various...

Nexus 7 tablet gets examined and analyzed

07/03/2012, Just five days after Google took the wraps of its flagship tablet – the Nexus 7 – at the Google I/O developer conference last week in San Francisco, the tinkers and modders over at iFixit tore the device down, revealing the tablet’s...

Google Jellybean statue can’t take the heat

07/03/2012, Last week we reported that Google installed a new Android Jelly Bean statue on its Googleplex lawn in commemoration of the operating system’s launch. Well it looks like the statue wasn’t designed to withstand the hot Californian sun. According...

Ice Cream Sandwich now on 10.9% of Android devices

07/03/2012, Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich might have been released quite some time ago, but it looks like the majority of Android users have yet to upgrade to it. According to the latest stats released by Google, 10.9% of Android users are running Ice Cream Sandwich...