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Google forked out $151 million for Zagat?

10/26/2011, Google is flush with cash, we all know that, but definitely are not as rich as Apple in terms of market capitalization. Surely $151 million is not too much to ask then for Zagat, a restaurant review and guide source? At least, that is the figure quoted by...

Gooapple V5 caught on video

10/26/2011, Remember the Gooapple 3G – the iPhone 4 knock-off than ran on Android instead of iOS? Well, the folks over at Gooapple have decided to release  an update of that phone. This time around it’s called the V5 and features some improvements over its...

No Ice Cream Sandwich for Nexus One

10/26/2011, Several days ago we reported that a port for Android’s Ice Cream Sandwich 4.0 had made its way onto the first ever Google Nexus device, the Nexus One. Unfortunately it appeared that the port looked a bit laggy on the Nexus One, but still looked...

Asus Eee Pad range to receive Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich update

10/25/2011, Who says purchasing an Eee Pad device from Asus is not worth the effort? Asus has just announced that their entire family of Eee Pad devices that are running on the Android operating system will be on the receiving end of Google’s latest Android 4.0...

Google music store could be launching in the next two weeks

10/24/2011, Previously we had reported on a piece of news that suggested that Google was working on an music store of their own. This was later confirmed by Andy Rubin himself several days later, where he suggested that this won’t be just any ordinary music store,...

Google TV update shown off on video

10/24/2011, Last week the upcoming Google TV update was leaked in the form of a whole gallery of screenshots, and not long after that, some video footage of it surfaced as well. A guy named Chris H managed to get a leaked version of Google TV Honeycomb running on his...

Google Person Finder locates people in Turkey now

10/24/2011, A moment of silence for those who succumbed to the earthquake in Turkey – and at press time, the death toll stands at 200 plus and will most definitely rise in the coming days if efforts to rescue trapped people under all the rubble and carnage are...

Google Chromebooks more flexible to purchase

10/24/2011, We live in an age of choices, and gone are the corporate tyrannical days of Henry Ford when he churned vehicles out in just a single color – black, in a case of “take it or leave it”. After all, how else do you explain the myriad of...

Google Voice back on the App Store

10/21/2011, Earlier this week we reported that the Google Voice app was removed from the App Store due to numerous complaints of the app crashing after customers upgraded to iOS 5. Well, it took a few days, but Google has finally fixed the issue and updated Google...

Google Maps updated, boasts NFC support

10/21/2011, Google went about quietly updating their Google Maps on Android, where the Internet search giant decided to throw in NFC support – signalling the possibility of future apps arriving with such support as well in order to take advantage of the...

Google film rental service for Android rolls out in the UK

10/21/2011, If you happen to reside in the UK and are rockin’ to an Android-powered device, here is a little bit of good news that might just cheer you up in case you are looking for some form of entertainment. Google has just announced the availability of...

Google TV update shown off in screenshots

10/20/2011, The Google TV Honeycomb update has been promised to arrive in a few weeks time, but the fact that it’s been delayed for so long has led people to wonder if it’s ever going to arrive at all. While there’s no way to confirm its arrival –...

Google Reader to undergo changes next week

10/20/2011, To show the world that Google does listen to feedback of its users and take those requests into consideration, the Internet search giant has just announced that Google Reader, their online RSS reader will sport a totally new design – keeping in line...