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Political YouTube video in Brazil blocked by Google

09/28/2012, Google recently landed in hot waters in Brazil when a court ordered the arrest of a Google executive. The verdict had been issued after Google refused to take down a political video from YouTube. The video apparently criticized a mayoral candidate in...

Google may launch $99 Nexus tablet before 2012 ends [Rumor]

09/27/2012, Google has been able to make its presence known in the mini-tablet market through the Nexus 7 slate which it released earlier this year. Nexus 7 packs fairly impressive hardware and together with the ecosystem that Google offers, it is a worthy competitor...

Google Play crosses 25 billion downloads

09/26/2012, Google officially announced that its online store, Google Play, reached the 25 billion downloads mark. And to celebrate the event, the search giant is offering some great discounts for the next five days. Special collections such as  25 movies you...

Google Maps go underwater, do we call it Google Seaview?

09/25/2012, iOS 6 users, here is what you will be missing on your spanking new iPhone 5 (as well as other devices that have been updated) – Google Maps’ recent introduction of checking out vibrant and stunning photos underwater, right across half a dozen of...

Google Maps to arrive on iPhone and iPad

09/25/2012, Hmmm, it seems as though a figurative game of Pong is being played where Google Maps on Apple devices are concerned. First, we heard that the Google Maps app has yet to be submitted to Apple for approval, while shortly later in the morning, there was word...

Brazilian court orders arrest of Google executive

09/25/2012, YouTube is the most popular video portal on the web. Ever since Google acquired it, every major YouTube decision is commonly considered as coming from Google. That may or may not be the case but what we can say for certain is that the onus of the...

Google searches can predict game sales

09/25/2012, Google is the undisputed champion of the world of web search. And this position has granted it the ability to command a massive number of users to a whole lot of other services. It has also enabled Google to discern different trends, thanks to the huge...

Google exec says no new Maps app has been submitted to Apple

09/25/2012, Apple’s doing away with Google Maps on iOS 6 was not a move that sat well with many people, and granted that Apple’s Maps app is the fruity company’s maiden attempt at navigational software, it is clear that you would do well to stick to a dedicated...

Chrome for iOS updated, plays nice with iOS 6

09/24/2012, So you have gotten lost because of Apple’s Maps app after being part of the 100 million folks who upgraded to iOS 6 on your Apple device, but not everything is all doom and gloom. Google has a heart for Apple users, and they have just updated Chrome for...

Google for Entrepreneurs launched to support startups

09/24/2012, Entrepreneurship has typically prospered immensely in recent years, thanks to a whole host of tools and technologies that can help launch ideas into stardom. With websites like Kickstarter actively helping extra-ordinary ideas in crowdsourcing funds, all...

Google Nexus 5 smartphone by HTC on its way [Rumor]

09/24/2012, Google released its Nexus 7 tablet, in collaboration with Asus, earlier this year. But that is just the start of a whole crop of new Nexus devices that may hit the market during 2012. Google is said to be gearing up to release five new Nexus devices...

Google to shut down online music download service in China

09/23/2012, Google has not had the best of relationships with China in the past, and here we are with word that the Internet search giant will shut down their online music download service in that part of the world from next month onwards because of pressure from its...