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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.


Google confirms arrival of Chrome for Windows 8

06/07/2012, Early this year, we’ve said that Mozilla is developing a dedicated Firefox browser for Windows 8. Google also announced that it is working on a Chrome version that will run on Windows 8. Now that the Windows 8 Release Preview has been launched,...

Google Maps for Android taken offline

06/06/2012, Google Maps is one of the more comprehensive navigational tool around, even on mobile platforms, and best of all, it is free. Obviously, with Android being under Google’s wing, you can be sure that Android-powered devices tend to get the best out of...

Google parades mobile Street View backpack

06/06/2012, We do know that Google’s Street View service offers a different take when it comes to navigating your way through an area visually, which makes it feel as though you are there yourself, minus the smells and the sounds, of course. Having said that,...

Google Earth for mobile gets 3D imagery

06/06/2012, Google definitely loves their Google Maps project, judging by the number of updates for it that rolled out today. Above, you can view a YouTube video of how 3D imagery has been introduced for Google Earth for mobile devices. Half a dozen years ago, Google...

HALO Trust clears landmines with Google Earth’s help

06/06/2012, The HALO Trust was founded in 1988, and it is proud to be the oldest and largest humanitarian landmine clearance organization in the world. Just how much technology gets involved in their efforts? One thing’s for sure, you cannot rule Google Earth...

Google acquires mobile productivity app maker Quickoffice

06/05/2012, Google has launched yet another conquest to expand its vast empire. Yesterday, we said that Google acquired social platform Meebo for an undisclosed sum. Google also bought KikScore yesterday in case you missed that part. But this time, the search engine...

Google acquires Meebo to work on Google+

06/04/2012, Rumors about Google acquiring social platform Meebo started floating sometime in May this year. Sources from the web have been talking about a $100 million-deal between both parties, although Meebo CEO Seth Sternberg and a Google spokeswoman denied to...

Google to hold Google Maps event this coming June 6

06/01/2012, If you can still recall, last month, we said that Apple could introduce iOS 6 on top of its own maps app at the Apple Worldwide Developers Conference. We also pointed out, based on rumors and its acquisition of C3 Technologies last year, that the...