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Google patent uses background noise to generate targeted ads

03/22/2012, If you’ve surfed the web long enough, you’re probably aware of Google’s ability to create ads based on the content you were looking at and your location. Now it looks like Google has a patent that aims to take things to the next level by analyzing...

Google Play Music daily streaming limit spoils the party

03/22/2012, Google Music, or rather, should we call it the Google Play Music, is not all peaches and cream, as one user found out after he streamed more than what his daily allotment allowed. Once he hit the limit, he came across an error that popped up on the...

Web-powered spell checker from Google

03/21/2012, Google is constantly looking for ways to improve their online services to the masses, and this time around, we have the fruits of the early work done in checking the spelling under Google Search. Not only do suggestions from Google end up smarter in the...

Google Maps now features more detailed 3D landmarks

03/20/2012, It’s amazing how much Google Maps has evolved since its introduction many years ago, from plain, boring and flat maps to the highly detailed maps featuring 3D structures we have today. Well, Google has announced that it is taking its maps to a whole...

New-look Gmail Forum hits 100,000 answers milestone

03/13/2012, It can be safely said that everything that you ever wanted to know about Gmail can be asked and answers found on the Gmail Forum, and to date, a new milestone has been reached – we are talking about 100,000 answers from a single forum poster here....

Google Chrome for Windows 8 Metro UI also in development

03/12/2012, If you’re planning to use Windows 8, it looks like you won’t have to be stuck using Internet Explorer. Following today’s earlier announcement of Firefox staring development, Google has also announced that it’s working on a version...

Google puts up Android 4.0 Roboto font for download

03/12/2012, Back when Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich was announced in 2011, one of the cosmetic changes that was brought over onto the device was the Roboto font. While the font had its critics and fans, for those who enjoyed the font and would like to download it...

Google-ASUS tablet could arrive in May

03/09/2012, We’ve heard rumors about the Google Nexus tablet being made by ASUS in the past, and now we’ve got more details to add to the mix. According to Digitimes’ sources, the alleged 7″ tablet could arrive as early as May and should be...

Google Play Store app updated

03/08/2012, Google Play was introduced a couple of days ago, and sure enough the update for the Android Market started rolling out on the same day. However, as some people might have noticed – the update to Google Play broke some versions of MotoBlur, leaving users...