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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.


Throw your own YouTube party in Google+ Hangouts

06/15/2012, Want to throw a party? You might as well do so with a YouTube party that will happen in Google+ Hangouts, now how about that? You and your mates no longer need to be there physically in one room, where a round of drinks will open everyone up and drop...

YouTube tests a new design?

06/13/2012, Do you think that YouTube is currently testing out a new design? Perhaps, as someone managed to stumble upon the screenshot that you see above – as well as some other screenshots that are available right after the jump to convince even the most...

Android gets 900,000 activations daily

06/11/2012, The figure continues to climb steadily – in December last year, we looked at 700,000 plus Android activations daily, and just in February this year, the number of Android activations each day has passed the 850,000 mark. I guess since a rolling...

Oracle ordered to pay Google’s legal fees

06/07/2012, Oracle appears to be in for a rude awakening. Following the jury’s decision last month to ditch Oracle’s accusation that Google infringed the former’s patents and copyrights, we are hearing reports that Oracle has been asked to pay...

Court dismisses Apple’s suit against Motorola

06/07/2012, Lawsuits seem to be flying just about everywhere these days, and here we are with a court of law throwing out Apple’s suit against Motorola. The judge presiding over the case rejected both sides’ damages arguments, as the first patent trial...

Google confirms arrival of Chrome for Windows 8

06/07/2012, Early this year, we’ve said that Mozilla is developing a dedicated Firefox browser for Windows 8. Google also announced that it is working on a Chrome version that will run on Windows 8. Now that the Windows 8 Release Preview has been launched,...

Google Maps for Android taken offline

06/06/2012, Google Maps is one of the more comprehensive navigational tool around, even on mobile platforms, and best of all, it is free. Obviously, with Android being under Google’s wing, you can be sure that Android-powered devices tend to get the best out of...

Google parades mobile Street View backpack

06/06/2012, We do know that Google’s Street View service offers a different take when it comes to navigating your way through an area visually, which makes it feel as though you are there yourself, minus the smells and the sounds, of course. Having said that,...

Google Earth for mobile gets 3D imagery

06/06/2012, Google definitely loves their Google Maps project, judging by the number of updates for it that rolled out today. Above, you can view a YouTube video of how 3D imagery has been introduced for Google Earth for mobile devices. Half a dozen years ago, Google...