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Google Working To Fix Hangouts 2.1 Battery Drain Issue

05/21/2014, Don’t you just hate it when you use an app, only to find out how much of a battery drainer it is? This can be attributed to a bug in the app, or that the app was not developed properly, thus leading to battery drain of your smartphone. Unfortunately it...

Toshiba Will Reportedly Supply Project Ara’s Chipsets

05/21/2014, When it comes to chipsets on smartphones, most of the time we tend to see Qualcomm’s chipsets being used. There are times when we see other brands in the mix, like MediaTek, Samsung, NVIDIA, and once in a while, Intel. So with Project Ara, which chipset...

Chrome OS Receives “OK Google” Voice Search Control

05/21/2014, Google has made Chrome OS all the more useful in your everyday life by allowing you to search for stuff by voice whenever you happen to have a blank or Google search tab open. I suppose this works great when you are busy tucking in to some Buffalo wings,...

Report: Google Is Most Valuable Brand Name

05/20/2014, In November last year, we did bring you word that Apple has managed to retain its position as the most valuable brand name in the world for the third year running, but just like today’s news where many good things have come to an end, so too, must...

Google+ For Android Update Brings Auto Awesome Stories Feature

05/20/2014, Google does seem to be on a roll when it comes to a slew of software updates for its programs and app, as we have seen with the latest Gmail for Android as well as Google Maps updates, where the latter delivers bike routes that have elevation levels to...

Using Google Glass Could Cause Eye Pain

05/20/2014, So you have a cool $1,500 to throw on a pair of Google Glass, and cannot stop raving about how much higher on the geek scale you rank while wearing a pair of these bad boys around, never mind that some establishments are against the use of Google Glass...

Google Acquires Divide, Increases Presence In The Enterprise Sector

05/20/2014, Mobile devices in the enterprise sector has been somewhat contentious as of late, especially in the face of BlackBerry starting to lose popularity amongst businesses and governments, who have started to favor BYOD programs where their employees can bring...

Google Opens Official Instagram Account

05/19/2014, It does seem as though Google has finally taken the step to join Instagram officially, opening up their account by talking about the new Rubik’s Cube doodle on Google in order to celebrate the anniversary of this unique puzzle game that has enthralled...

Gmail For Android Updated

05/19/2014, The folks over at Google have introduced a brand new update to their Gmail for Android app, and the rollout has already kicked off earlier today. Of course, this would mean that in the course of the coming few days, more and more people who work with...

Twitch Might Reject Microsoft’s Offer In Favor Of Google

05/19/2014, Rumors of Google being close to acquire Twitch have been generating a lot of buzz over the last couple of days. It is believed that Google owned YouTube will take the broadcasting service under its wing for a reported $1 billion. A new report suggests...

Twitch Acquisition Talk “Isn’t Imminent”

05/18/2014, Earlier today, we did bring you word that there is a very real possibility of the Twitch video streaming service being purchased by YouTube according to the tune of $1 billion thereabouts. Twitch happens to be a video streaming service where gamers are...

Google Hangout Extension For Microsoft Outlook

05/18/2014, Google has just revealed a brand new plug-in which will deliver Google video call functionality (Google Hangout) to Outlook as well as Chromeboxes. This particularly new extension would enable Microsoft Outlook users to participate in a Hangout, where...

YouTube Could Acquire Twitch For $1 Billion [Rumor]

05/18/2014, If you’re a gamer, chances are you have probably either tuned into Twitch or have streamed yourself playing on it. For those unfamiliar, Twitch is basically a video streaming service in which gamers can upload live streams of themselves playing games....