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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 to launch Android-based home entertainment system?

02/09/2012, There are whispers going around that Google could very well be rolling out a new home entertainment system that is controlled by the Android ecosystem – and it will not be licensed under the name of a third party hardware manufacturer, but rather,...

Google Store in Europe a possibility

02/09/2012, Could it be true that Google might actually open up the doors of its first ever standalone retail store in Dublin, Ireland? This does seem to follow the footsteps of Apple, who more of less wowed folks with their Apple Store when it first opened many...

Google Screenwise collects your browsing habits for $25

02/09/2012, How much do you value your privacy? If it’s $25 or less, you might want to take up Google’s latest offer with its Screenwise project. Google wants to improve its products and services and make a better online experience for everyone and to do...

Google’s Drive ready to rock and roll?

02/09/2012, Everyone seems to be taking the cloud storage route these days, and Google is not exempt. The Internet search giant has long been working on a cloud-storage service that is simply known as Drive, and assuming it takes off in a big way, it might just prove...

Google Chrome web browser updated

02/08/2012, Google released Chrome for Android yesterday, and today it pushed out an update for the desktop version of its web browser. The latest stable version of Chrome now has features that were present in the beta version of Chrome that was released last month....

Atlantis erased from Google Earth?

02/07/2012, Google went underwater with Google Ocean three years ago, and their mapping efforts were said by some to have unearthed the lost city of Atlantis. Well, it seems that the mythological underwater civilization has been covered yet again, thanks to an update...

Google AR Glasses coming soon?

02/06/2012, Back in December last year, there were rumors of Google working on some augmented reality glasses running on Android and today, more information regarding them has surfaced. The folks over at 9to5Google have reported that according to their tipster who...

Google “Solve for X” to be unveiled today?

02/06/2012, We all know there’s a lot more to Google than just search, Gmail and Android – and it looks like today will be the day we are introduced to another of the company’s latest project. Titled “Solve for X”, the official website just...

Google and Facebook remove content in India

02/06/2012, Google and Facebook have complied with orders from the India government by removing pages that are deemed offensive to Indian political and religious leaders, which is in compliance with a court case which raised censorship fears in what is deemed to be...

Mystery Google device needs permission from the FCC

02/05/2012, It looks like Google has got a new device up its sleeves. The company recently filed an application to the FCC asking for permission to test a WiFi and Bluetooth-enabled “entertainment device” in employment homes in four US cities. While there...

Facebook tests new photo viewer

02/02/2012,  steps into Google+ territory by testing out a new photo viewer which will see engagement buttons and comments mounted to the right instead of being located under the images. It seems that Facebook did that so that you will initiate online conversations...

Google Bouncer to fight Android malware

02/02/2012, Google has revealed Bouncer, a service that scans Android Market applications to look for patterns  of potentially malicious code. Although Bouncer is being revealed only today, it has been in operation for almost a year as Hiroshi Lockheimer, VP of...

Google watches now available

01/31/2012, If you’re a fan of Google and you want to show your love for the search engine or its Android operating system – you now get a chance to do it with some accessories. Google recently worked together with Modify Watches to come up with a bunch of...