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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.


Google Chrome OS to resemble Windows more and more

04/10/2012, The Google Chrome operating system is said to be getting closer and closer to the Windows platform rather than a browser in due time, having introduced its latest developer version that will also carry the first major redesign of the operation system’s...

Google Play Music turns on the style with lab features

04/10/2012, Google’s culture of letting their staff spend 20% of their time working on pet projects of theirs has certainly borne its fair share of fruit over the years, and it has not gone unnoticed that we ourselves have ended up so used to Google Labs...

Android emulator gains improvement and speed

04/09/2012, Android developers definitely know just how important the Android emulator in the course of their work, where it will enable them to build and test their apps in an environment that is as close to the actual Android-powered device as possible....

A Google A Day…

04/08/2012, An apple a day keeps the doctor away, or so the proverb goes, but that does not mean the apple is the most nutritionally dense fruit out there. No sir, there are definitely a fair number of examples that outdo the apple in terms of nutrition, but for...

Google Maps Floor Plan Marker app released

04/06/2012, Google has just rolled out their Google Maps Floor Plan Marker app, where it will allow folks who have uploaded floor plans of their business to further improve on the indoor location accuracy so that their visitors’ experience will be enhanced as...

Google ends e-book sales via independent stores

04/05/2012, Google will put to an end a program that previously allowed independent booksellers to offer their wares – in this case, e-books, from its online store. This move will come to fruition by the end of January 2013. Google digital publishing director...

Former Google PR Director to Head Twitter PR

04/05/2012, Twitter, the microblogging website that serves as a messaging platform for an estimated 500 million users has gotten a Communications Chief of its own. Former Google PR Director and spokesman Gabriel Stricker is moving to Twitter to lead its...

Viacom video lawsuit vs YouTube gains new lease of life

04/05/2012, It seems that the video lawsuit by Viacom against YouTube of Google has been revived in an U.S. appeals court. Viacom is not the only one behind this lawsuit, as the English Premier League and different film studios as well as TV networks have thrown...

Chrome Web Store updated, gets offline badges among others

04/04/2012, Google has continued their march towards mobile domination by updating their Chrome Web Store, throwing in a slew of new features so that your life becomes a whole lot easier whenever you want to discover new apps as well as extensions. This can be very...

Google Project Glass heads-up display undergoes public testing

04/04/2012, Google has certainly come very far as a company compared to its early days, and while their bread and butter is still the Internet search engine, this does not mean that they have remained entrenched in just that. No sir, as you can tell by the image...

Paramount Strikes Deal with Google to License 500 Movies for Rental

04/04/2012, Google has come to a deal with Paramount Pictures which has agreed to license about 500 of its movies for YouTube and the Google Play Store. The movies will be up for rental in U.S and Canada as Google announced. Although the rental service will commence...

Google introduces +1 and Google+ widgets to its Blogger platform

04/04/2012, A while back there were reports that Google was attempting to integrate its own social network, Google+, into its products and services, such as YouTube. Now it looks like Google has extended the same integration to their Blogger platform and has recently...

Google acquires TxVia in an effort to expand Google Wallet

04/03/2012, It looks like Google is seriously attempting to expand the capabilities of its Google Wallet mobile payment service as the company has recently announced that they have bought payments company, TxVia. While the financial terms of the acquisition were not...