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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 Chrome hacked in minutes at Pwn2Own

03/07/2012, It looks like Google can’t claim that its Chrome browser is invulnerable to hackers anymore. At this year’s Pwn2Own contest, Google Chrome was successfully hacked by VUPEN Security via a zero-day exploit – and all they needed were just a few...

Google Search app for Windows Phone updated

03/07/2012, For those of you who prefer Google over Bing when it comes to searching, even on your Windows Phone, you’ll be pleased to know that Google has updated its Search App for the platform. The app has been redesigned with a bunch of new features. Using...

YouTube player to get new features

03/07/2012, Don’t you just hate it when you get interrupted during a long video on YouTube you forget to pause and when you come back later you’ve completely forgotten where you left off? To solve those problems, Google has announced a new feature to make...

Google Play introduced

03/06/2012, Remember the Google Play domain names that were registered by Google last week? Well, it turns out that the name isn’t going to be used for its alleged upcoming tablet. Google announced today the introduction of Google Play – basically a...

Android app 50MB cap increased to 4GB

03/05/2012, Limits are meant to be broken, and Google goes ahead with this mantra by allowing Android apps to go beyond the 50MB mark. It does make sense after all, since we are talking about applications to be installed onto a smartphone device, and space is a...

Google improves local search experience

03/05/2012, Google is not a company that rests on its laurels, which is why it has decided to improve the local search experience across mobile devices, never mind if you are running on the Android or iOS platform. The next time you head over to Google.com on your...

Google tablet rumored to be made by ASUS

03/05/2012, Just last week on Friday, we reported on a speculation that Google’s upcoming tablet could be known as the Google Play, and if Google’s practice for their upcoming tablet is the same as for their Nexus devices, then there is a good chance that Google...

Google tablet to be called Google Play?

03/02/2012, We’ve all heard rumors about Google releasing a 7″ Android tablet in the future, but it looks like we’ve got a name for the tablet. According to the folks at Fusible, Google has allegedly registered a whole bunch of domain names related...

Google dips their toes in the airline reservation business

03/02/2012, Sometime back in 2010, Google acquired ITA Software, an air reservation platform currently employed by a host of travel companies, such as Orbitz, Bing Travel, Kayak, CheapTickets and even other airline companies. Well it seems that after dipping their...

Motorola says nothing will change after Google’s acquisition

03/01/2012, Ever since Google announced its intentions to purchase Motorola Mobility, people started getting concerned about how it would affect Android. Would Motorola have access to the Android operating system before everyone else? Would Android still be locked...

Google Wallet and Google+ app updates for Android released

02/29/2012, Google has started pushing out a new updates for its Google Wallet and Google+ apps on Android. While the Google+ update doesn’t do much except the usual “stability improvements and bug fixes”, the Google Wallet app has received more...