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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 Maps GL gets enhanced 3D experience with 3D buildings

04/27/2012, We’ve already seen the beautiful 3D landmarks in Google Maps that was launched in March. Google did promise to bring the experience to Google MapsGL. Google MapsGL is Google’s own Beta Maps technology that is powered by WebGL. The MapsGL lets...

Google TV gets updated YouTube app

04/27/2012, The YouTube app on Google TV has just been updated, so you can be sure that your viewing experience over the TV is a whole lot more interactive and fun from now on, not to say that it wasn’t so previously, but you get my drift. Recommendations,...

Zerg Rush decimates Google search

04/27/2012, The dreaded Zerg Rush – a strategy that was once considered to be unbeatable in the hands of an extremely skilled Zerg player in Starcraft, but it has since been balanced out, but is still a nail biting experience. Why not type “Zerg rush” into...

Google invests $300 million for a new data center in Iowa

04/26/2012, It was well over three years ago when Google invested a whopping $600 million in a data center located in Iowa to support its services – Gmail, Maps, and Search. The data center proved to be a great investment for the California-based giant,...

Google Drive hits 5 million downloads and beyond

04/26/2012, Google Drive was recently introduced to the masses, and it has already arrived and went past the 5 million download mark. Do bear in mind, however, that this is also a reflection of downloads for the Google Docs application. At point of publishing, the...

NFL Draft Picks Hangout on Google+

04/26/2012, In yet another effort to stay relevant under the massive shadow of Facebook, Google’s social-networking website has added another endeavor to our list of things to focus on. Google has arranged for the two expected top NFL picks in this year’s draft...

Chrome OS will see Google Drive integration in the future

04/26/2012, It’s only been a couple of days since Google had officially launched its cloud based storage service, Google Drive. So apart from seeing the integration of Google Docs into the service, what else does Google have planned for their new service? According...

Google wanted to subsidize $9.99 unlimited data plan?

04/25/2012, If you happen to own a smartphone, the only way to make full use of it would be to pair it up with an unlimited data plan – and while there are so many different kinds of plans for you to choose from, Internet search giant Google might have wanted...

Google negotiates with Detroit automakers to push self-driving cars

04/25/2012, It seems that Google is very determined to push its automotive technology to greater heights. According to the Wall Street Journal, Anthony Levandowski, head of Google’s automotive technology, revealed to them that he recently made a trip to Detroit...

Google Maps offer 3D photo tours now

04/25/2012, With the advent of TVs, we are able to see something that is thousands of miles away, not to mention exciting sports broadcasts in real time as well as entertaining ourselves with recorded shows after a hard day at the office. For those who love traveling...

Ferrari CEO rendezvous with Tim Cook and a few Google executives

04/25/2012, The prancing horse that is Ferrari conquered Silicon Valley this week. Luca di Montezemolo, CEO of Ferrari, gave a speech at Stanford University to over 600 students after which he met up with Apple CEO Tim Cook and a few Google executives shortly after....

Samsung rumored to be building the fourth Google Nexus handset

04/25/2012, Ever wondered how Google goes about picking manufacturers to build their Nexus handsets? Well just like any job, manufacturers will have to submit a proposal to Google and make their bids to land the gig. HTC was the first who was followed by Samsung who...

Google to penalize websites that abuse SEO

04/25/2012, Websites that want to attract a larger audience will no doubt have to learn about SEO (search engine optimization). This basically allows webmasters to make their pages more accessible and noticeable when being searched for, but is there such a thing as...