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Google Chrome web browser updated

02/08/2012, Google released Chrome for Android yesterday, and today it pushed out an update for the desktop version of its web browser. The latest stable version of Chrome now has features that were present in the beta version of Chrome that was released last month....

Atlantis erased from Google Earth?

02/07/2012, Google went underwater with Google Ocean three years ago, and their mapping efforts were said by some to have unearthed the lost city of Atlantis. Well, it seems that the mythological underwater civilization has been covered yet again, thanks to an update...

Google AR Glasses coming soon?

02/06/2012, Back in December last year, there were rumors of Google working on some augmented reality glasses running on Android and today, more information regarding them has surfaced. The folks over at 9to5Google have reported that according to their tipster who...

Google “Solve for X” to be unveiled today?

02/06/2012, We all know there’s a lot more to Google than just search, Gmail and Android – and it looks like today will be the day we are introduced to another of the company’s latest project. Titled “Solve for X”, the official website just...

Google and Facebook remove content in India

02/06/2012, Google and Facebook have complied with orders from the India government by removing pages that are deemed offensive to Indian political and religious leaders, which is in compliance with a court case which raised censorship fears in what is deemed to be...

Mystery Google device needs permission from the FCC

02/05/2012, It looks like Google has got a new device up its sleeves. The company recently filed an application to the FCC asking for permission to test a WiFi and Bluetooth-enabled “entertainment device” in employment homes in four US cities. While there...

Facebook tests new photo viewer

02/02/2012,  steps into Google+ territory by testing out a new photo viewer which will see engagement buttons and comments mounted to the right instead of being located under the images. It seems that Facebook did that so that you will initiate online conversations...

Google Bouncer to fight Android malware

02/02/2012, Google has revealed Bouncer, a service that scans Android Market applications to look for patterns  of potentially malicious code. Although Bouncer is being revealed only today, it has been in operation for almost a year as Hiroshi Lockheimer, VP of...

Google watches now available

01/31/2012, If you’re a fan of Google and you want to show your love for the search engine or its Android operating system – you now get a chance to do it with some accessories. Google recently worked together with Modify Watches to come up with a bunch of...

President Obama on YouTube today at 2.30 pm PT to answer questions

01/30/2012, President Obama is well known for his brilliant use of social media and early adoption of the Web 2.0 tools to promote his political ideas. The digital strategy for his election campaign has been made a historical case study on how to use the internet for...

Google Earth 6.2 gets smooth tiles, social sharing

01/26/2012, Google Earth is a huge database of satellite photos and 3d polygonal models, and if you have used it before, you may have noticed that each tile (section of satellite/aerial photo) may have different colors/tones. That is due to the fact that satellite...

Gmail logo designed night before launch

01/26/2012, Are you one of those who leave things to the last minute because you do not have the inspiration to complete a certain task, and with the deadline looming on the horizon, only do you then get up and churn out a winner? For folks who can only work under...

Google+ lowers minimum age to 13 years old

01/26/2012, Google intends to increase their subscriber base by lowering the age where one is able to join Google+, the search engine giant’s own social networking service. ACcording to Google’s Vice President, Product Management, Bradley Horowitz, this...

Motorola video pokes fun at Siri

01/25/2012, If you’re interested in seeing a showdown between Siri on the iPhone 4S vs. Google Voice Actions, Motorola has cooked up a video to show you the two services pitted against each other. Needless to say, Voice Actions on the DROID RAZR beats Siri on...