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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 Sesame: an alternative way to login

01/16/2012, While our phones are great for accessing Google services, nothing beats the experience of doing it on a desktop computer especially when you have to edit documents or spreadsheets in Google Docs. But what if you’re not at home and only have access...

Google provides Android app design guidelines

01/12/2012, If there’s one thing that iOS and Windows Phone stands head above Android in, it would be the design of the apps. While apps on the former platforms have a uniform look, on Android it’s a completely different story. Every app has its own look...

Google Street View now has more university campuses

01/11/2012, It’s the start of the new year so some of you might be starting a new semester in a new school somewhere in the world. And just like every location you visit for the first time, you’re probably unfamiliar with where everything is. But thanks...

Google now searches Your World

01/10/2012, Google certainly is pushing its Google+ social network a lot these days, mostly through the use of its own search engine. Previously it was the ability to see in your search results +1′s from people in your contact list or circles, and now Google...

Google Translate iOS app makes jump to the iPad

01/05/2012, The Google Translate app on the iOS platform was previously restricted just to iPhone and iPod touch owners, as the iPad community were left out in the cold. Good news then (who says that Christmas is the only day in the year where good news can be...

Google Nexus Tablet to have a 7″ display?

01/05/2012, We’ve previously heard rumors about Google releasing a high-quality Android tablet, currently nicknamed the “Nexus Tablet”, sometime within the next 6 months. Other than that, no additional details have been revealed but today, the folks...

Is the Android ecosystem too fragmented?

01/04/2012, While Google pride itself in its Android operating system for the level of openness without any limitations for the consumer’s benefit, there are other parties out there who beg to differ. This group would agree that Android is more open compared to iOS...

Siri clone removed from Android Market

01/03/2012, Google has banned the Siri knockoff app that was making its rounds on the Android Market, which is good for them considering the app called “Siri for Android” is nowhere near the proficiency of the actual Siri’s performance on the iPhone...

Fix the lag on your Galaxy Nexus

01/02/2012, The perception is this – the Samsung Galaxy Nexus is the most desirable Android-powered smartphone at the moment, simply because it runs on Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich with powerful hardware that enables it to perform just about all tasks it is...

MAME Arcade Emulator now on Google Chrome

01/02/2012, Remember the MAME Arcade Emulator app that was released on the Apple App Store and then pulled off not long after? Well you can now enjoy it again, albeit without the convenience of being able to play it on your smartphone/tablet. A developer has...

Airtight brings AirPlay to Google TV

12/28/2011, If you own a bunch of iOS devices and wished that your Google TV could support iOS AirPlay so that you can stream content from your devices to your TV – you’re in luck. A developer named Yossie has come up with a solution called Airtight. All you...

Google Flight Search ruffles the feathers of competitors

12/28/2011, It looks like Google, the company whose motto is “Do no evil” is finally under fire from its competitors due to anti-trust issues. Since Google launched its Flight Search feature which made looking for airline prices a convenient thing to do...

Google Circles: a new social push from Google, coming up?

12/26/2011, Google’s Google+ did take off at a rather explosive pace, but it seems that the momentum has slowed down now, so much so that Google might have another social networking card up their sleeves – with Google Circles being another cog in the...

Find out just where Santa is with Google and NORAD

12/25/2011, Santa Claus is one of the most beloved characters in the human psyche, where he has been called the busiest man in the North Pole. Well, watching Arthur Christmas might have planted some ideas in your head as to how he managed to send presents all over...