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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.


Samsung Nexus Prime receives WiFi certification

08/26/2011, Yesterday there was an alleged cease and desist letter from Samsung that confirmed the name of the upcoming Nexus phone from Google, the Nexus Prime. Now we have more confirmation about the device being on the way. It’s been reported that the Nexus...

Nexus Prime Confirmed by Accident?

08/25/2011, While rumors of an upcoming Samsung Nexus Prime have been floating around, the latest reported “leak” suggests that the Samsung legal team did an “oppsie” by mentioning the Nexus Prime in a Cease and Desist letter, thus giving...

Google shows us how they improve Search

08/25/2011, If you’ve always wondered about the steps that Google goes through to improve its search engine, you’re in luck. The company has just released a blog post detailing the work that it does each time they make a change or improvement to Google....

Google+ app for Android updated

08/25/2011, Android users that use Google+ on their phones will be stoked to know that Google has just pushed out a new update for the app, bringing it up to version 1.0.6. The new update brings the much-needed sharing feature which is one of the main reasons to use...

Google Docs for Android Gets Web Clipboard

08/24/2011, If you have been using Google Docs, you have probably noticed that inserting an image can be much more painful than doing a copy/paste from an imaging up. Microsoft Word works like that, but unfortunately, Google Docs doesn’t and its web nature has...

Facebook making more purchases this year to fend off rivals

08/24/2011, Bloomberg has reported that Facebook, the world’s largest social network, has plans to improve the site and keep it ahead of the competition with the acquisition of even more technology/companies this year. With already 13 acquisitions in the bag...

Google introduces friend annotations to +1 Button

08/23/2011, Google intends to make their +1 Button more social by introducing friend annotations to it, and for those who are eagle-eyed, they would surely have noticed that the faces and names of your mates will appear whenever your cursor hovers over a +1 button....

HTC will stay committed to Android

08/22/2011, If you’re worried about what Google’s acquisition of Motorola will be doing to other Android device manufacturers, you won’t have anything to worry about – at least not from HTC. The company’s CEO, Peter Chou, recently told the...

Inq boss thinks Windows Phone will be cheaper than Android

08/22/2011, A couple of days ago we reported that the Fujitsu IS12T would be the first Windows Phone 7 phone to be released that was running on Mango, Windows Phone 7’s latest update. We also reported that it would be released in Japan with a reported price (after...

Google+ identity badges roots out impostors

08/22/2011, You know that celebrities too, are social creatures – and they tend to have a larger than life following in the cyberworld. Take Ashton Kutcher for example with his horde of Twitter followers, not to mention Lady GaGa’s monsters, so when the...

83% of Google+ users are inactive [study]

08/19/2011, How many of you have a Google+ account? How many of you actually use it on a daily basis? If you say not often – don’t worry, because you’re not alone. According to recent data compiled by Bime Analytics that performed a voluntary sample of...

Google Maps now shows you the weather

08/19/2011, Weather geeks – good news! You can now find out what the weather is like anywhere in the world, just by using Google Maps. Google has announced that it has updated its Maps service with an additional layer – weather. In addition to seeing what the...

Nexus Prime to arrive on October 4th?

08/19/2011, Word has it that the next superphone which runs on Google’s Android operating system would ne the Nexus Prime – and what’s so great about it? How about this for starters – the Nexus Prime will run on the next version of the Android...

Google-Motorola Deal Lawsuit: $12.5B Is Not Enough

08/18/2011, It didn’t take very long: there’s nothing like the word “billion” to attract lawsuits these days. The lawsuit doesn’t come from a competitor wary that Motorola and Google (aka Moogle) may be a threat. Instead, it comes from...