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Google Video Quality Report Tests Your ISP’s Connection Speed

01/21/2014, Do you remember the old days of a 14.4kbps modem with all the screeching that it made just to get connected to the Internet? Well, in this day and age, we have places like South Korea offering a whopping 300Mbps LTE-A connection for mobile devices, which...

San Francisco Tech Workers Will Have To Pay Fee To Ride Buses

01/21/2014, It seems that a transit agency has voted unanimously to kick off a pilot program that will oversee tech company buses. The likes of Google, Facebook and Apple among others rely on these luxury buses to send their workers to as well as from Silicon Valley...

Google Glass For Firefighters

01/21/2014, We have heard our fair share about Google Glass, which is a piece of wearable technology that has yet to make its way to the mainstream market, although it has had developers wearing it for testing purposes already. Google Glass has also courted its fair...

Man Accosted By FBI Agents For Wearing Google Glass In The Cinema

01/20/2014, Google Glass is certainly leading the way as far as wearable technology is concerned. Not only is the device becoming more viable commercially, but it has also been designed where it is not a bulky contraption strapped to your head, but a rather elegant...

Google Removes Two Chrome Extensions That Delivered Adware

01/20/2014, Chrome extensions can be useful, such as extensions to help block popup ads, remembering passwords, adding to RSS feeds, performing voice commands, and etc. Unfortunately it seems that a couple of extensions which started off as useful have decided to go...

Google Develops Fitness API For Android

01/16/2014, Wearable tech devices are the next big thing in the market, or so it seems, but it did seem for a while as though wearing something like Google Glass is going to bring you a whole lot more grief than it is worth. There are plenty of smart wearables,...

Google Drive Dev Tools To Introduce New Features

01/16/2014, The developer preview of the Google Drive Android API in Google Play Services 4.1 has been revealed today, where you are now able to enjoy the convenience of Google Drive cloud storage thrown into the mix alongside your apps without having to worry about...

Google Unveils Smart Contact Lens That Measures Glucose Levels

01/16/2014, For those who find it troublesome to wear prescription glasses, contact lenses are the next best thing. Apparently not content with contact lenses just being able to let people see better, Google has developed a smart contact lens which is basically a...

Facebook Wants To Compete With Google, Revamps Ads

01/15/2014, There is one very big question that one would ask, “How does one monetize Facebook to the maximum?” Well, in June last year, Facebook rolled out a tracking pixel, which is a snippet of code that enables advertisers to keep track of customers...

Google Play Makes Its Way Onto iOS Devices

01/15/2014, We all know that Apple has iTunes which allows users to download music, videos, games, and more onto their iOS devices. Google has Google Play which is their answer to iTunes for Android devices, but it looks like Google is starting to encroach upon...