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GMail app back in the AppStore

11/16/2011, The GMail team has announced that the GMail app is back in the Apple AppStore. It was pulled out because Google spotted a bug in the notification system, which has now been fixed, so the app is available again for iPhone, iPod touch and iPad (iOS 4+)....

More Google Music information leaks prior to launch

11/15/2011, The Google Music event is happening tomorrow, but that doesn’t stop information from leaking to the public beforehand. Well the folks over at Bloomberg recently received some information concerning Google’s music service. Apparently Google...

Google+ Photo & Video APIs to roll out soon

11/15/2011, Someone over at Google must have made a mistake – they announced news that Google+ Photo & Video APIs will be released soon, only to take down the posts shortly after that. Good thing the Internet has a memory now thanks to the caching system by...

One in every two smartphones sold in the world run Android

11/15/2011, It took awhile, but Google’s domination of the mobile platform has finally occurred. According to the latest findings by Gartner, Android now has 52.5% market share worldwide – up from 43.4% last quarter and double the 25.3% from one year ago. And...

Google lets you opt out of Wi-Fi mapping

11/15/2011, Google now offers the option for you to opt out from their mapping exercises with but a simple change on your side – all you need to do is add “_nomap” to the name that you have called your domestic Wi-Fi network, and that will stop...

Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich source code now available

11/14/2011, We still don’t have an official release date for the Samsung Galaxy Nexus, the first Ice Cream Sandwich phone, in the US but rumors about the operating system’s source code arriving this week have already started surfacing. Well, it looks like...

YouTube to receive UI overhaul

11/14/2011, If you’re starting to get tired of how YouTube currently looks, you’re in luck because it looks like Google will be giving the online video service a massive facelift. Some folks have start noticing that the world’s most popular video...

LG rumored to debut Google TV at CES 2012

11/11/2011, After news of Logitech killing the Revue and Sony developing its own Smart TV platform, it looks like Google TV could have a savior in the works in the form of Korean electronics manufacturer, LG. According to a report from Bloomberg – their sources...

Logitech says no to Revue 2

11/10/2011, If you’re hoping for a follow up device to the original Revue Google TV set top box from Logitech, you’re out of luck – because it’s not going to happen. At least not in the near future. At a meeting with investors yesterday,...

Google to shut down App Inventor

11/10/2011, Remember Google’s App Inventor that allowed anybody to create new Android apps with no programming skills (even though it wasn’t exactly a walk in the park)? Well, it looks like it’s going to down the same path that quite a number of...

Google wants Chrome OS on desktops; manufacturers disagree

11/10/2011, It looks like Google isn’t satisfied with only having its Chrome OS on netbooks aka Chromebooks. Google’s CEO, Eric Schmidt, recently shared in Taiwan to PC manufacturers about the benefits of having Chrome OS-powered desktops. However, it...

Google Translate iOS app updated

11/09/2011, If you’re a fan of the Google Translate app on your iOS device, you’ll be pleased to know that Google has launched a new update for it today. The update brings iOS 5 support to the app, the usual host of bug fixes and tweaks, and five new...

Google to stop support for Blackberry Gmail app come 22nd November

11/09/2011, Blackberry users, if you haven’t already downloaded the Gmail app for your Blackberry smartphone, we suggest that you do so as Google has announced that come 22nd of November, support for the Gmail app will be coming to an end. This means that downloads...