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Sprint Google Voice integration having problems

05/05/2011, It was just a couple of days ago that Google announced its Google Voice services being integrated with Sprint’s network went live. But according to reports online, things aren’t working as planned. Since Sprint reps can’t answer your...

Majority of Android devices are on version 2.2

05/05/2011, If you want to know what version of Android the majority of people are using nowadays, the answer is Froyo. According to some data collected over the past 14 days – 65.9% of people who accessed the Android Market were using Android 2.2. The second...

Google Analytics now measures your site’s speed

05/05/2011, Google has announced that their Google Analytics tool now has a feature called the Site Speed report. The Site Speed report enables Google Analytics to display load times for various pages and site assets under different circumstances like the location of...

Chrome Canary sings for the Mac

05/04/2011, Love everything about Google Chrome where Web browsers are concerned? Those who say aye will be pleased to know that Chrome Canary is finally available for the Mac platform, as Windows users are ahead yet again having had the option to download the...

Google Shopper 1.4 offers new features with updated user interface

05/03/2011, Google intends to serve up a bunch of new tools that will aid Android smartphone owners when they decide to use their handsets to look for the best deals around town, never mind whether they need those special offers or not. The Android-powered Google...

Google Voice Search on desktop being tested

05/02/2011, Remember we mentioned that Google Chrome 11 brings support for voice input that works with translate.google.com? Well it looks like Google has unveiled more plans to make use of voice input on the web. Google has been reportedly testing out the voice...

Samsung Alex: Chrome OS notebook specs leaked

04/29/2011, It looks like Google might be gearing up for the launch of their Chrome OS very soon. Details of another Chrome OS notebook have leaked out into the wild. Google previously mentioned that the first two hardware partners to release Chrome OS notebooks...

Android 2.3.4 confirmed to introduce native video calling

04/28/2011, As of now, not many Android phones have Gingerbread, or even have a front facing camera for that matter, but Google has just announced that the latest version of Android, version 2.3.4 will bring native video calling to the operating system. When you have...

Google has got a Nexus-flavored surprise in store for us (Updated)

04/28/2011, It looks like Google has got something up their sleeves for us, but we have no idea what. According to a tweet from the official Google Nexus Twitter account, we’re in for a surprise – and that’s all we get. Google I/O 2011 is only two weeks...

Oracle vs. Google – Judge favors Oracle

04/28/2011, Last year, Oracle sued Google for unlawfully using Java in the creation of the Android operating system. Well, the case has been going on for some time now, and the latest reports indicate that the judge is in favor of the prosecutors in this case. Three...

Google Chrome 11: now with voice input

04/28/2011, Google has just announced the release of the stable version of their latest web browser, Chrome 11. One of the main features of Chrome 11 is the inclusion of speech input. So far the only service that utilizes it is Google Translate, but you can expect...

Google Docs app now available on Android

04/27/2011, Google has just announced the launch of the Google Docs app for Android today. Folks who use the cloud “office” service on their computers will be glad to know that they now can access Google Docs on their phones natively instead of having to...

Baidu relies on Android to crush Google

04/27/2011, Talk about using the leverage of your opponent’s strength in order to bring him down  - that is the exact principle that Baidu intends to subscribe to. According to a top Baidu executive, out of all the Android-powered smartphones that are sold in...

Android Gingerbread 2.3.4 rumored to have native video calling

04/27/2011, According to a tweet from someone who reportedly works with Samsung, we’ll be seeing the video calling function on Gmail brought over to the next version of Android. The tweet from @MAFiA303 said: “Just had a video call using gmail on Nexus S....