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Google tests out encrypted search with Chrome beta users

09/08/2011, In the battle for supremacy, search engine companies are constantly introducing new features to make their services more appealing than others. This time instead of introducing something “fun”, Google has decided to improve the security of...

Android Ice Cream Sandwich arriving in October at best?

09/07/2011, Google’s next version of their operating system would be known as Ice Cream Sandwich, where the launch date did not accompany its announcement at the Google I/O event earlier this year. Guess all of that is going to change now, as Google’s...

Google+ app for iOS updated 9/27/2011

09/07/2011, Great news for Google+ users with iOS phones – Google has just updated the Google+ app for iOS with new features that have been sorely missing since the app’s initial launch. The latest version of Google+ for iOS will bring the app up to version...

Freddie Mercury Google Doodle

09/05/2011, If you were too busy to do a web search over the week-end, you may have missed the Google Doodle that celebrates what would have been Freddie Mercury’s 65th birthday. Freddie Mercury has surely left his mark forever on the musical world, and...

Google registers Dart Language domain names

09/02/2011, What does Google and Darts have to do with one another? Nothing really, as you don’t hear about Google losing prototypes of its phones in bars after a few rounds of darts, but perhaps the Internet search giant might be working on a product known as...

Google Apps, Offline Edition

08/31/2011, Google is pursuing its “everything web” endeavor and has just released new versions of GMail, Calendar and Google Docs that can work even when there is no internet connection (although Google Docs did have the feature on an ON and OFF basis)....

Samsung Nexus Prime receives WiFi certification

08/26/2011, Yesterday there was an alleged cease and desist letter from Samsung that confirmed the name of the upcoming Nexus phone from Google, the Nexus Prime. Now we have more confirmation about the device being on the way. It’s been reported that the Nexus...

Nexus Prime Confirmed by Accident?

08/25/2011, While rumors of an upcoming Samsung Nexus Prime have been floating around, the latest reported “leak” suggests that the Samsung legal team did an “oppsie” by mentioning the Nexus Prime in a Cease and Desist letter, thus giving...

Google shows us how they improve Search

08/25/2011, If you’ve always wondered about the steps that Google goes through to improve its search engine, you’re in luck. The company has just released a blog post detailing the work that it does each time they make a change or improvement to Google....

Google Docs for Android Gets Web Clipboard

08/24/2011, If you have been using Google Docs, you have probably noticed that inserting an image can be much more painful than doing a copy/paste from an imaging up. Microsoft Word works like that, but unfortunately, Google Docs doesn’t and its web nature has...

Inq boss thinks Windows Phone will be cheaper than Android

08/22/2011, A couple of days ago we reported that the Fujitsu IS12T would be the first Windows Phone 7 phone to be released that was running on Mango, Windows Phone 7’s latest update. We also reported that it would be released in Japan with a reported price (after...

83% of Google+ users are inactive [study]

08/19/2011, How many of you have a Google+ account? How many of you actually use it on a daily basis? If you say not often – don’t worry, because you’re not alone. According to recent data compiled by Bime Analytics that performed a voluntary sample of...

Google Maps now shows you the weather

08/19/2011, Weather geeks – good news! You can now find out what the weather is like anywhere in the world, just by using Google Maps. Google has announced that it has updated its Maps service with an additional layer – weather. In addition to seeing what the...

Nexus Prime to arrive on October 4th?

08/19/2011, Word has it that the next superphone which runs on Google’s Android operating system would ne the Nexus Prime – and what’s so great about it? How about this for starters – the Nexus Prime will run on the next version of the Android...