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Google and Microsoft to expand Nexus 7 and Surface lines [Rumor]

10/03/2012, Nexus 7 is to Google as Surface is to Microsoft, so what happens when there are whispers being thrown about the industry, touting that Google as well as Microsoft fully intend to extend the Nexus 7 and Surface tablet ranges to comprise of more than just...

New Nexus devices must be Android 5.0 compatible [Rumor]

10/03/2012, At the end of last month, we took a look at rumors surrounding the LG Optimus G Nexus which claim that it could very well be the next Nexus device, and here we are with more information from an anonymous source on how hardware manufacturers can qualify...

Google Nexus 7 32GB spotted in Carphone Warehouse listing

10/03/2012, Google entered the tablet market with a bang when it unveiled its own 7-inch slate, Nexus 7. The tablet was the result of a joint collaboration between Google and Asus. Ever since the launch, the tablet has become a significant player in the mini tablet...

Street View coming to Google Maps web app for iPhone and iPad

10/03/2012, For folks who are fed up with Apple’s Maps app that comes bundled in the new iOS 6 operating system, there is some light at the end of the tunnel. Word has it that from tomorrow onwards, the Street View feature will be made available on the Google Maps...

YouTube Turkey operates under Turkish web domain

10/02/2012, Turkey, one of the model progressive Islamic nations at the moment, has finally emerged the victor in a long-running battle to persuade YouTube to operate under a Turkish web domain. This would mean that the Turkish government will now have a tighter rein...

Smart watch with flip-up display patented by Google

10/02/2012, Mobile devices are the rage of our digital age. And given the pace at which technology is advancing, its no wonder that we get to see a new product, or an idea, every other day. Google pushed the bar higher for everyone by unveiling its Google Glasses, a...

Google overtakes Microsoft’s market capitalization

10/02/2012, Apple might be the world’s most valuable company (on paper) at this point in time, but that does not mean that Apple is the only player in town when it comes to 800lbs gorillas. Other “combatants”, if you will, include Google and Microsoft, and for...

Gmail access restored in Iran, YouTube ban remains

10/01/2012, Hmmm, it seems that with enough hue and cry, governments would bend to the will of the people, although this is but a generalization and should not be taken as the gospel truth. Remember our coverage on how the Iranian government actually blocked access...

ASUS denies rumor of $99 Google Nexus tablet

10/01/2012, Last week thanks to a rumor, it was suggested that Google could be looking to release a new Nexus tablet, one that will be priced at a very affordable $99. Given that Google and ASUS collaborated on the Nexus 7, the report by Digitimes suggested that this...

Iran: No love lost for Gmail block

09/30/2012, Remember our story just last week on how Iran blocked Google as well as Gmail, while lining up the very real possibility of rolling out their very own domestic Internet system? Well, that kind of move certainly did not win people over in Iran, as...

Political YouTube video in Brazil blocked by Google

09/28/2012, Google recently landed in hot waters in Brazil when a court ordered the arrest of a Google executive. The verdict had been issued after Google refused to take down a political video from YouTube. The video apparently criticized a mayoral candidate in...

Google may launch $99 Nexus tablet before 2012 ends [Rumor]

09/27/2012, Google has been able to make its presence known in the mini-tablet market through the Nexus 7 slate which it released earlier this year. Nexus 7 packs fairly impressive hardware and together with the ecosystem that Google offers, it is a worthy competitor...