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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.


YouTube removed from Roku

04/21/2011, As most of you Roku owners would know, the set top box doesn’t come with an official channel for you to stream YouTube videos on the set top box. However, an unofficial, unlicensed channel was created as a workaround, and it has been used for quite...

Google Chrome OS laptops to get a monthly subscription?

04/20/2011, We all know that the Google Chrome OS is about to make its debut as a stable operating system sometime in the new future, and that the netbooks are on their way. All that’s left to figure out is how much they will cost. According to an exclusive...

When Google’s Panda Rewards Content Theft

04/19/2011, If you’re a webmaster who cares about Search Engines, you have heard about the Google “Panda” Update. Here’s what the update was about, in Google’s own terms: “Google depends on the high-quality content created by...

Kaspersky thinks Android is not secure enough

04/19/2011, Kaspersky, the Russian security company apparently feels that Google isn’t doing a good enough job with their security. At a recent conference, Kaspersky’s CTO, Nikolay Grevennikov spoke his mind about the search engine giant’s mobile...

Google invests $100m in the world’s largest wind farm

04/19/2011, Google seems to be hell-bent on world domination… in a safe clean way at least. The company has been reported to have invested $100m in the Shepherds Flat Wind Farm in Oregon. The latest investment follows previous investments in clean energy after the...

Google Map Maker now available in the US

04/19/2011, Google Maps is one of the most widely used navigation services in the world, but in case you didn’t know – the maps didn’t appear by magic. Most of the locations and places you find on Google Maps have been painstakingly added by people...

Google Chrome OS Stable Channel opened

04/18/2011, Google’s Chrome operating system should be launching anytime soon now. Google has recently created a Stable Channel for Chrome OS last week. Since the Stable Channel is where the usually more developed versions of the operating system are released...

Google Video issues shut down notice

04/17/2011, It is time to evict yout collection of videos that are stored over at Google’s very own Google Video service, since over the weekend, the Internet search giant has sent a notice over to users that it intends to shut down the hosting service. This...

Over 350,000 Android devices are activated daily

04/15/2011, At a recent discussion of Google’s Q1 earnings for 2011, Google spoke about the growth of Android. Remember when it wasn’t too long ago that they announced over 300,000 Android devices were activated daily? Well it looks like that number has...

Android app installations hit 3 billion milestone

04/15/2011, There’s no stopping the Android operating system juggernaut at the moment – never mind that there are fragmentation issues associated with it, Android is still a force to be reckoned with simply because it is free and open source. We now have...

Google Music botched?

04/15/2011, According to the latest report from All Things D, we might not be seeing Google Music being released – at least any time soon or in its originally intended form. Apparently the search engine giant’s negotiation with music labels are now...

Gmail now allows custom background images

04/14/2011, Gmail has been pretty customizable in terms of appearances for some time now. You have the ability to set your own colors for pretty much everything on the interface. However there’s been one feature that users could never change and its background...