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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.


Official Blogger app for iOS released

09/08/2011, After being deprived from having an official Blogger app for so long, it looks like the app has finally made its way over to the iOS platform. Google announced on its blog today that the official Blogger app is now available for the iPhone, iPad and iPod...

ViewSonic and Acer to pay Microsoft royalties for Android products

09/08/2011, While Windows Phone 7 may not be doing as well as Microsoft had hoped, unlike Apple, Microsoft has been more or less content with sitting by the sidelines and try to make money off their competitors through royalties and licensing. One such example is...

Google tests out encrypted search with Chrome beta users

09/08/2011, In the battle for supremacy, search engine companies are constantly introducing new features to make their services more appealing than others. This time instead of introducing something “fun”, Google has decided to improve the security of...

Android Ice Cream Sandwich arriving in October at best?

09/07/2011, Google’s next version of their operating system would be known as Ice Cream Sandwich, where the launch date did not accompany its announcement at the Google I/O event earlier this year. Guess all of that is going to change now, as Google’s...

Google+ app for iOS updated 9/27/2011

09/07/2011, Great news for Google+ users with iOS phones – Google has just updated the Google+ app for iOS with new features that have been sorely missing since the app’s initial launch. The latest version of Google+ for iOS will bring the app up to version...

Google Voice personal data can be exported

09/06/2011, Google has been working hard to differentiate itself from other web services that try to “lock” their users into their services by making it hard to export data out. Google users can export data from many Google sites using Goolgle Takeout, an...

Freddie Mercury Google Doodle

09/05/2011, If you were too busy to do a web search over the week-end, you may have missed the Google Doodle that celebrates what would have been Freddie Mercury’s 65th birthday. Freddie Mercury has surely left his mark forever on the musical world, and...

Google registers Dart Language domain names

09/02/2011, What does Google and Darts have to do with one another? Nothing really, as you don’t hear about Google losing prototypes of its phones in bars after a few rounds of darts, but perhaps the Internet search giant might be working on a product known as...

FedEx Office prints Google Docs

08/31/2011, One great thing about Google Docs (and an Internet connection, of course) would be the fact that you are able to access your files just about anytime, anywhere, regardless of whether you are tethered to your desktop or running around with a smartphone or...

Google Apps, Offline Edition

08/31/2011, Google is pursuing its “everything web” endeavor and has just released new versions of GMail, Calendar and Google Docs that can work even when there is no internet connection (although Google Docs did have the feature on an ON and OFF basis)....

Google lets US soldiers call home for free

08/30/2011, Good news for those of you serving in the US military – Google has just announced that all US service members will be able to make free calls home no matter where you are in the world. As long as you have a valid United States Military email...

Nexus S voice search bug getting OTA fix this week

08/30/2011, The Google Nexus S device has been plagued with the voice search bug since April, but little to nothing has been done to address the issue, leaving Nexus S owners frustrated, but it appears that Google has finally got around to fixing the issue and will...

Google “absolutely committed” to Google TV

08/29/2011, While Google TV didn’t exactly blow everybody away when it was released, and it still has yet to wow everybody (hopefully the end of summer update changes that), people are wondering if Google still has it on top of its priority list. Eric Schmidt...

Google Terminates Slide

08/26/2011, Google has decided to close Slide, a widget company known for “SuperPoke” or “SSP Ranch”, and Slide founder Max Levchin will leave Google to “pursue other opportunity”. Slide was a great success story, and it is clear...