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Google Let It Snow Easter Egg

12/19/2011, The folks over at Google do have a wicked sense of humour, and one of their latest efforts at making sure this festive season adds a touch of Yuletide to your favorite search engine includes typing “Let it Snow” in the search box. Once you hit...

Google+ receives some new improvements

12/19/2011, Google+ users rejoice – after listening to your feedback, Google has implemented a whole bunch of new features to the social network to make it better. First up you get the option to select how many updates you get from a particular circle via an easy...

Google employees receive special edition Galaxy Nexus

12/19/2011, We guess one of the perks of being a Google employee is being privy to information that the public has yet to know, such as upcoming Android builds and features, new services and products, etc, and we’re also guessing that another perk would be this...

Google’s driverless car receives patent

12/16/2011, Remember the driverless car from Google? Well, that might sound like a dream for some, and for control freaks, a nightmare, but either way, the driverless car is definitely something worth talking about and introducing a dividing factor even among close...

Galaxy Nexus Available Tomorrow at Verizon

12/14/2011, Verizon, Samsung and Google have announced that the Verizon Galaxy Nexus LTE will be available at Verizon tomorrow for $299 with a new contract. Of course, the main strengths of that phone is that it will offer Android 4.0, aka Ice Cream Sandwich, and...

Google Cloud Print now available to all Google Chrome users

12/14/2011, Google’s Cloud Print service is a pretty handy feature that allows wireless printing from a number of devices, namely mobile phones, tablets and Chromebooks. Well now it looks like Google is planning to expand its availability. Google announced...

Google Map Maker: now newbie friendly

12/14/2011, Google Maps, one of the most useful services from Google will get even better now thanks to the introduction of some new improvements to the Map Maker. In case you didn’t know, Google Maps isn’t a one-man operation and requires the...

Google responds to Siri with Majel?

12/14/2011, When Apple released the iPhone 4S earlier this year, Siri generated a lot of attention and received rave reviews due to its ability to understand natural speech commands. While Android users already had voice capabilities in their phones, it...

Apple iAd to be more appealing to advertisers

12/13/2011, Apple launched iAd last year in an attempt to compete against Google’s own AdMob service, but because of its pricing and strict control over ad content, the service hasn’t been doing as well as it could have been. According the Wall Street...

Google Extends Free US and Canada Domestic Calling through 2012

12/13/2011, Google is doing it again and has made VOIP calls from GMail free for the USA and Canada through 2012. It’s Google’s gift for the Holidays and Google also reminds everyone that it also offers calls to the rest of the world at rates that it...

Google Earth shown off on 48 screens

12/12/2011, Google Earth is a pretty amazing service from Google which allows you to check out the whole world from the comfort of your own living room. And while most of us are content with browsing the earth on our computer monitors, Google decided to push the...

YouTube for Schools keeps YouTube educational

12/12/2011, YouTube can be used as a valuable teaching tool in the classroom, but while it is chockfull of educational content and useful knowledge – it is also filled to the brim with distracting videos. Cute kittens, people “failing”, music videos,...

Install Google Currents on the Kindle Fire

12/09/2011, Yesterday, Google has launched Google Currents (iOS/Android download here), a new publishing platform that lets users read web news like they would with an electronic magazine. Unfortunately, Amazon Kindle Fire owners have quickly realized that Currents...

Google Search for tablet now shows images in carousel view

12/08/2011, It’s good to know that Google has been hard at work and consistently improving its multiple web experiences – be it on the desktop or on mobile, so it’s no surprise that Google has improved image search for tablets. Now when you search for...