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Google to pass out 85 Android pins at MWC 2012

02/24/2012, If you’re keen on collecting everything Android, you’re going to want to head over to MWC this year. Following the tradition last year, Google will be giving out more Android pins this year – 85 to be exact. They will be scattered among...

Google invents original search gestures

02/24/2012, It looks like Google has plans for changing the way we search using our mobile devices. The search engine giant was recently reported to have invented a new gesture for pulling off searches on future Android devices. Instead of users having to waste time...

Google Chrome to feature “Do Not Track” button

02/24/2012, There’s been a lot of fuss over internet privacy recently, and to appease the angry mob Google has announced that it will be including a new feature in its Chrome web browser. According to Bloomberg, Google has announced that it will be including a...

Apple, Microsoft and Google has new privacy rules

02/23/2012, All three companies – Microsoft, Google and Apple, have been guilty of dipping their fingers into the user privacy cookie jar in the past, but perhaps it is now time to move on and get ahead with the program. Those three bigwigs in addition to...

Google Flight Search for iOS and Android devices

02/22/2012, Once in a while, everyone needs a break – even more so (and more often) for those who tend to work in high pressure jobs. After all, getting away from it all is crucial in maintaining a healthy, well-balanced mind as you recharge your inner being....

Google publishes real time share prices from London Stock Exchange

02/21/2012, Google has agreed with the London Stock Exchange Group’s (LSEG) terms and conditions, where this partnership will enable them to distribute real-time ‘last trade price’ data – for free, too. Previously, the London Stock Exchange and Borsa...

Sony Google TV now rooted by GTV Hacker

02/20/2012, If you own a Sony Google TV device and you’ve been looking for a way to improve your experience with the set top box, you’re in luck. The folks over at GTV Hacker have managed to successfully root the device and release to the public...

Google Latitude Leaderboards launched

02/20/2012, Are you one who cannot wait to be mayor in your favorite hangout thanks to Foursquare and your corresponding device that has the app? I myself do not really see the significance of being a mayor at a public place, when you can always be the king of your...

Google caught tracking Safari users

02/19/2012, Google has been criticized for going around security settings in Apple’s Safari browser in an attempt to track users who are on desktops as well as iPhones. This intentional move has definitely drawn flak from users, and Google is not the only one...

Dart language hits Chrome test version

02/17/2012, The technology preview version of Google’s Chrome browser has at least one thing good going for it – it enables programmers to give Dart a go, which is Google’s part in improving on JavaScript’s shortcomings which has proved to be...

Google: Slide to unlock’s old hat

02/16/2012, Apple is certainly making most of their slide-to-unlock patent, having picked up an injunction against Motorola smartphones in Germany that utilizes the slide-to-unlock movement, something that just about all the other Android-powered devices rely on....

Google Docs get Google+ Page

02/16/2012, You know how most companies these days have at least a Facebook page as well as a Twitter account to keep in touch with their customers without having to sift through huge amounts of snail mail. Well, there is another emerging force in the social network...

Android 5.0 Jelly Bean to launch in Q2 2012? [Rumor]

02/16/2012, Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich has barely started rolling out to Android devices around the world, but now rumors of the next biggest iteration of Android have started to surface. The next update to Android is expected to bring it up to version 5.0 and...

Google+ app for iOS updated 2/14/2012

02/14/2012, In addition to making some changes to its Google+ website, Google has released a new version of its app for iOS devices as well. The latest update brings it on par with the Android version of the app, introducing instant photo uploads, the ability to see...