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Google Translate now allowing users to edit translations

05/30/2012, Unless you are polyglot – one who is talented enough to speak many different languages – then you’re not a stranger to Google’s statistical machine translation service, Google Translate. But sometimes, I must admit that it can...

Google now selling accessories for Galaxy Nexus on Google Play

05/30/2012, It was a month ago when the Galaxy Nexus popped out from the Google Play store, retailing for $399 without the hassle of getting locked into a two-year contract. Well, just a month after that, Google is now selling accessories for the device. Samsung...

Google+ New Local Tab Features Zagat Ratings

05/30/2012, Back in October, Google forked over $151 million to acquire Zagat. Of course we didn’t know what Google had in store for it then but now however, the company has revealed its plans with regards to the restaurant review and guide system. According to the...

Orkut to be Linked with Google+

05/30/2012, Google apparently is now allowing users on its first ever social network Orkut, to link their profiles to their Google+ account. What we can take from it is that users will be sharing their posts on both social networks simultaneously. However, it seems...

Google Glasses confirmed to have trackpad

05/29/2012, Google’s Project Glass, the augmented reality glasses that you can wear and feel as though you are from the future, has been confirmed to feature a trackpad as part of its hardware make up. An unusual source, California Lieutenant Governor and...

Google confirms Gmail outage

05/29/2012, Internet search giant Google has confirmed and acknowledged that a small percentage of their Gmail users did experience an outage. Just how small? We are looking at less than 0.11% of Gmail users out there, where they were unable to access Google Mail...

UK artists create a visual Google search dictionary

05/29/2012, It is safe to assume that we’ve all searched for images on Google before. Unless the image is particularly vague, chances are that results of the image search along with its thumbnails should appear on the first page of your search results. Sometimes...

Blogger updates signup process

05/25/2012, Google has just updated their own Blogger service’s signup process, where you can attach your Google+ profile to it. This rollout was a rather quiet one, where there is not much fanfare surrounding it. While the older sign-up process required you to...

Microsoft to Google: Remove 500,000 links, or else…

05/25/2012, Microsoft did request for Google to remove over half a million links from its search index in April this year alone, according to the most recent figures released by the search engine giant. Google’s data showed that most of these links will send...

Gmail now in Welsh and Latin American Spanish

05/24/2012, Gmail has achieved a new “high score” of sorts, when the total number of supported languages in Gmail now stands at 56. Yes sir, the latest two additions would be Welsh and Latin American Spanish. Google prides itself in catering to the...

Google Play apps now support subscription billing

05/24/2012, Google has just announced that Android apps will soon be able to support a subscription model so that apps developers can charge users on a recurring basis to access in-app services or content. This opens new possibilities for many genres of Android...