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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 Les Paul Doodle is a hit

06/09/2011, Normally we’re not one to report on Google Doodles, but the latest one that was unveiled yesterday has been proven to be too much of a hit to ignore. As of now, the doodle has spawned around 4,000 recordings on YouTube alone. And due to popular...

Google Chrome with Touch UI revealed in pictures

06/09/2011, Despite affirmations from Google about how Chrome OS is designed for notebooks (better known as Chromebooks), more evidence that they’re taking the operating system into a tablet-friendly market has surfaced. The folks over at Chrome Story stumbled...

Gooapple phone combines the best of both worlds

06/09/2011, Every now and then we’ll come across a Shanzai device that proves interesting enough to write about and today the Gooapple 3G is that one device. At first glance, the phone looks just like an iPhone 4, with measurements and even the width of the...

Google loves its electric vehicle fleet

06/09/2011, Google intends to pave the way forward where electric vehicles are concerned, where the Internet search giant is looking to become the largest electric vehicle charging station operator in the country, having installed around 200 chargers with another 250...

Chromebooks go on sale

06/09/2011, Google just tweeted that they will finally sell their Chromebooks – as part of a pre-order package, of course. It has been a long ride to this day from when Google first announced the commencement of their Chromebooks a couple of years ago, and...

Google gets sued because of Chromebook name

06/09/2011, Just because you are an 800 pound gorilla in the industry, it doesn’t mean that you cannot be sued. Google has found that to be true as a Salt Lake City-based company recently filed a suit against Google, where the former claimed that it has the...

Google Maps Navigation to go offline

06/08/2011, According to Dutch tech site All About Phones, they say that Google Maps Navigation will end up with a true offline version before summer is over. This might very well be true, as the Android app received an update last December which allowed it to cache...

Google Chrome 12 released

06/08/2011, The latest version of Google’s web browser, Google Chrome has finally graduated from the beta channel into the stable channel and has been pushed out to Chrome users all over the world. Google has announced its release on the official blog, and...

Google Maps offers live transit updates

06/08/2011, Google Maps is the perfect tool for those who tend to take public transport, especially in areas where it has been fully integrated with public transport. Of course, if you were born with a silver spoon in your mouth and never had to wait for the next bus...

Google censors pirates even more

06/07/2011, After creating a racket by refusing to censor its search results when requested by a French music rights organization last year, Google oddly changed its mind earlier this year when it decided to censor various piracy-related keywords from its Instant and...

Google offer Google Translate API for a fee

06/06/2011, A couple of weeks ago we reported that Google had announced the shutting down of several APIs including the hugely popular Google Translate. Undoubtedly it sprouted a barrage of comments from unhappy developers who made use of the APIs in their...

Google makes it even easier to find images

06/03/2011, Google has always been about upgrading its services to make things faster for everybody – instant search results, autocomplete – basically everything that helps you to look for what you want in a shorter amount of time and with fewer actions. Well...

Galaxy Tab 10.1 with Android 3.1 won’t be delayed?

06/03/2011, Earlier today there were rumors from Eldar Murtazin saying that the Android 3.1 version of the Samsung Galaxy Tab 8.9 and 10.1 tablets in Europe would be delayed until August. With such a huge delay between the announcement of Android 3.1 and the arrival...

Google to abandon support for older browsers

06/03/2011, Can’t say we didn’t see this coming, but Google has announced that it will be phasing out support for older browsers beginning August 1. Initially it will start with the loss of certain features, but it will eventually turn into loss of those web...