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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.


Microsoft looks to HTTP 2.0 for faster Internet

03/28/2012, Speed is king – never mind if it is on the asphalt or in the digital world. Microsoft has plans to increase the speed whenever you are online after submitting their proposal for a faster Internet protocol to the standards body that have been charged...

Google+ gets first UK TV advertisement, ad budget hits $12m

03/28/2012, Google+ users have been on the defense against its critics who have referred to the social networking site by the search giants, as a ghost town for some time now. Now it seems, Google themselves might be coming to the rescue with its first TV ad campaign...

Google I/O registration closed in 28 minutes

03/27/2012, Earlier today we reported that Google I/O 2012 registrations were open, and that developers should hurry up if they wanted a spot at the event. Well, just like last year’s Google I/O that sold out at record breaking speeds, this year’s tickets...

Google I/O registration is now open

03/27/2012, Good news for those of you planning to attend Google’s I/O developer event – registration is now open. It will be Google’s fifth I/O conference and will be held in San Francisco’s Moscone Center on June 27th-29th. The event will let...

Facebook profiles hijacked by Chrome extensions malware

03/26/2012, It is not that easy to remain safe online these days with so many threats hanging around, but that does not mean you are unable to do your bit in preventing any untoward incidents from happening. One of the stories that was circulating over the weekend...

Apple could be replacing Google with Baidu on iOS devices [Rumor]

03/26/2012, Safe to say both Apple and Google probably view each other as competition as far as mobile platforms are concerned, and if the rumors are to be believed, it looks like Apple could be close to phasing Google out on iOS devices by integrating China’s...

Gmail glitch hits Android smartphones

03/23/2012, It seems that there is a bug in the mobile version of Gmail – effecting particularly Android-powered devices such as smartphones and tablets, where it renders Gmail unusable, not to mention cause them to hang as well. Google is aware of the...

Google patent uses background noise to generate targeted ads

03/22/2012, If you’ve surfed the web long enough, you’re probably aware of Google’s ability to create ads based on the content you were looking at and your location. Now it looks like Google has a patent that aims to take things to the next level by analyzing...

Google Play Music daily streaming limit spoils the party

03/22/2012, Google Music, or rather, should we call it the Google Play Music, is not all peaches and cream, as one user found out after he streamed more than what his daily allotment allowed. Once he hit the limit, he came across an error that popped up on the...

Web-powered spell checker from Google

03/21/2012, Google is constantly looking for ways to improve their online services to the masses, and this time around, we have the fruits of the early work done in checking the spelling under Google Search. Not only do suggestions from Google end up smarter in the...

Google Maps now features more detailed 3D landmarks

03/20/2012, It’s amazing how much Google Maps has evolved since its introduction many years ago, from plain, boring and flat maps to the highly detailed maps featuring 3D structures we have today. Well, Google has announced that it is taking its maps to a whole...