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Google Chrome Receives ‘OK, Google’ Voice Search Extension

11/27/2013, If you’ve seen Motorola’s “Lazy Phone” ads for its Moto X, you’ll know just how silly our current “dumb” phones can be considering how much we have to interact with them with our hands in order to get anything out of them. The purpose of the...

Google Giving $25 Play Store Credit For Nexus 7 Purchases

11/27/2013, Heads up would-be tablet owners, if you were planning on getting yourself a brand new tablet, why not the new Nexus 7 from Google? Granted there are plenty of other options out there, such as the Amazon Kindle Fire HDX, but according to a recent tweet...

Microsoft’s New Scroogled Campaign Targets Chromebooks

11/26/2013, It’s no secret that Microsoft and Google don’t particularly like each other, especially when Microsoft launched their Scroogled campaign whereby they poke fun at a number of Google products. This ranges from Gmail, to Google Docs, to Chrome, and the...

Google Tackles YouTube Spam Comment Problem

11/26/2013, We have all seen spam comments on YouTube vidoes, comments that detail how you can make thousands of dollars from the comfort of your sofa and what not. Recently, Google released an entirely new comments system for YouTube, one that requires users to have...

Google Street View Takes Us Inside Over 65 Airports, Train Stations

11/26/2013, Google Street View recently introduced us to the canals and streets of Venice, Italy, but if you’re one of millions of Americans traveling this week to partake in Thanksgiving festivities, you’re going to need to familiarize yourself with airports and...

Google Releases Trio Of Nexus 5 Ads

11/25/2013, It wasn’t too long ago that Google announced the Nexus 5 and while for the most part the handset appeared to share similar hardware to the LG G2, one of the things that unfortunately did not bring over was the LG G2’s camera, which based on our...

Google Teams Up With VSP Global For Prescription Google Glass

11/24/2013, The design of Google Glass is actually pretty cool. It looks clean and minimalist and futuristic at the same time. Obviously not everyone loves its design, and for those who wear prescription glasses, this design obviously gets in the way. Now we know...

HBO GO Now Supports Google Chromecast Across iOS, Android, Web

11/21/2013, Ever since Google revealed its Chromecast, companies have been slow, but steady, to support their streaming content device. Companies like Hulu and Pandora have shown their support for the Chromecast, and today, one of the most popular streaming video...

Microsoft Launches Anti-Google ‘Scroogled’ Product Line

11/21/2013, It’s that time of year again. No – we’re not referring to the upcoming holiday season or the end of the year. We’re talking about that magical time that comes once a year where Microsoft launches another “Scroogled” campaign against its...

Chromebooks Could Be Getting “OK Google” Voice Commands

11/21/2013, One of the cool features of the Moto X and the Android 4.4 KitKat update is that it gives Android users the ability to wake up their device simply by saying, “OK Google”. Wouldn’t it be cool if our laptops could do that as well? Turns out that it...

Google Play Newsstand Merges Currents And Magazines Subscriptions

11/20/2013, Google today launched the Google Play Newsstand application for Android tablets and smartphones which merges the previous Google Currents and Magazines app. The new app lets users bring together all of their favorite newspapers, blogs and magazines under...

Google Play Revenue Expected To Grow To $7.2 Billion In 2017

11/19/2013, Apple’s iTunes App Store was long thought to be the  dominant ecosystem as far as apps were concerned, with plenty of developers to choose to developer for iOS exclusively, or to develop apps for the iOS platform first. Well Google has since managed to...