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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 Health calls it a day

06/26/2011, Has it been three years already since Google Health was launched? Well, sad to say the Internet search giant has decided that it is no longer viable to continue on with the ailing personal health records service. Apart from that, you will also notice that...

Google plans to add Skype-like features to Chrome

06/21/2011, How many of you are fans of using Gtalk video chat on your Google Chrome web browser? If the idea of video calling through a web app floats your boat (one less program to launch on your computer, and even Chrome OS users can benefit from this)...

Google Translate supports five more alpha languages

06/21/2011, The experimental part of Google never ceases to amaze – and their latest handiwork would mean you will be able to explore the linguistic diversity of the Indian sub-continent with Google Translate, where it will be able to support five new...

Google Docs offline coming this summer

06/21/2011, It looks like Google is ready to dip its toes into being a direct competitor with Microsoft and all the other office productivity suites available on the market. It’s been previously rumored that Google will be making Google Docs work offline. Its...

Google buys SageTV

06/20/2011, Over the weekend, Google made an interesting acquisition which is said to help bolster its not very successful Google TV services. The search engine giant bought over SageTV, a company that’s known for the SageTV Media Center: a DVR (digital video...

Google Movies now available on Motorola Xoom WiFi tablets

06/20/2011, In a tweet from the Official Motorola account, the manufacturer has confirmed that Android Movies is now available on the Motorola Xoom WiFi tablet. This means that Motorola Xoom users will be able to run the Android Market app and rent their movies just...

Google To Discontinue Their “I’m Feeling Lucky” Button?

06/20/2011, When Google first made its appearance on the web, what separated it from the other search engines was their “I’m Feeling Lucky” button which was designed to provide a more efficient way of searching for things by bringing them to the...

Google Me on the Web lets you know who’s talking about you

06/16/2011, Admit it – you’ve Googled yourself before. At least once in your life. It’s only human to want to find out whether you have a presence online or if anybody has been talking about you. Well, Google knows this and has launched a new feature to...

Google Chrome Will Encrypt Your Gmail Whether You Like It Or Not

06/15/2011, Apparently Gmail has been a rather favorite target for hackers especially from China so what Google did was to start encrypting Gmail through the Chrome web browsers. Basically if you see the “https” in your address bar in the Chrome browser...

Google improves mobile search

06/15/2011, In recent years, as more and more people are relying on their mobile devices instead of desktops to access the internet, search engines have been working hard to accommodate smaller web browsers and have been including features to improve the overall...

Google Search by Image to make life easier

06/14/2011, Google, the undisputed king of Internet search at the moment (and for some time to come), has just expanded their arsenal of weapons to annihilate their competitors with the latest Search by Image on desktop. Located right next to the microphone on...

Google revamps mobile search interface

06/14/2011, Google knows that you never get a second chance at a first impression, which is why they have come up with a revamp of their mobile search interface that enables one to easily access data to restaurants, bars and coffee shops all within the vicinity of...