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Pharmacy Spam Disguised As Google+ Invite

07/04/2011, Are you looking to get into Google+? If you are, you’re not alone as Google’s new social networking site has been quite the hot topic the past couple of days. Invites are hard to come by and you would need to know someone with an invite before...

Google forked out $585 million for Google+?

07/01/2011, Industry analysts love analyzing stuff – that’s what they’re paid to do anyways, right?  Bruce Upbin of Forbes whipped out his calculator recently, intending to discover just how much dough Google has put in to get Google+, their social...

Google’s Pool Party is answer to Instagram

06/30/2011, The team at Google has been hard at work after hours, having hit us with a slew of new updates for Gmail, their social network Google+, and now, an Instagram rival – Pool Party. Pool Party will be a photo sharing application which places an emphasis...

Google+ code points toward Games and Questions features

06/30/2011, Google’s stab at the social networking pie has ended up with the Google+ for the moment, and some of the more enterprising people out there decided to check out its source code – where snippets of it has shown clear references to a couple of...

Google+, kindly meet privacy issues

06/30/2011, There’s a snafu with the recently released Google+, where potential problems have already been spotted concerning the issue of privacy. Google’s latest attempt at social networking allows you to categorize people you know into different...

Gmail revamped

06/30/2011, Google has the penchant for being understated – just take a look at their search engine and you’ll know what I mean, although recently, Google has also added a menu bar at the top with sprinklings of their corporate colors. As for Gmail, some...

Get invited to Google+

06/29/2011, If you’re a Google+ user already, you are now able to share your invites without having to jump through loopholes and perform tricks as some might have figured out and shared with the online community earlier today. All you need to do as a logged in...

Swiffy makes Flash content iOS-friendly

06/28/2011, It looks like Google is pretty intent on killing off Flash. The company has just released a new tool that lets users easily convert Flash files into HTML5-compliant code that can be pretty much viewed on any device including iOS devices. To use Swiffy,...

Google activates 500,000 Android devices daily

06/28/2011, Google has just reached a new milestone with its Android operating system. According to a tweet from Android chief Andy Rubin, the company is now activating 500,000 devices daily! That’s 100,000 more than the 400,000 announced a month ago at the...

T-Mobile stops Google Voice video chat block

06/28/2011, Remember our post last week that talked about whether T-Mobile was intentionally blocking Google’s voice and video chat over the 3G/4G network, with smartphones and tablets receiving preferential treatment? Well, Phandroid has a story where Nexus S...

Google wants to know what you love

06/28/2011, The differences between different search engines seem to be a very fine line these days. It has gotten to a point where most of the big search engines can provide you with all the services you need without having to switch sites. Because of this, search...

Migrate Google Health data over to Microsoft HealthVault

06/27/2011, You ought to know by now that the Google Health service will be terminated from January 1, 2012 onwards, with one more year left on the calendar for you to transfer data out to a different platform. Well, Microsoft has rushed to your aid this time around,...

Show Your Love For Android With These Android MP3 Speakers

06/27/2011, Are you a fan of all things Android? If you are, perhaps this MP3 speakers will be a great addition to your ever-growing Android memorabilia. Shaped like Android’s mascot, they’re obviously not official Google products, as you can see the...