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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...

Google Play crosses 25 billion downloads

09/26/2012, Google officially announced that its online store, Google Play, reached the 25 billion downloads mark. And to celebrate the event, the search giant is offering some great discounts for the next five days. Special collections such as  25 movies you...

Google Maps go underwater, do we call it Google Seaview?

09/25/2012, iOS 6 users, here is what you will be missing on your spanking new iPhone 5 (as well as other devices that have been updated) – Google Maps’ recent introduction of checking out vibrant and stunning photos underwater, right across half a dozen of...

Google Maps to arrive on iPhone and iPad

09/25/2012, Hmmm, it seems as though a figurative game of Pong is being played where Google Maps on Apple devices are concerned. First, we heard that the Google Maps app has yet to be submitted to Apple for approval, while shortly later in the morning, there was word...

Brazilian court orders arrest of Google executive

09/25/2012, YouTube is the most popular video portal on the web. Ever since Google acquired it, every major YouTube decision is commonly considered as coming from Google. That may or may not be the case but what we can say for certain is that the onus of the...