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Google acquires mobile productivity app maker Quickoffice

06/05/2012, Google has launched yet another conquest to expand its vast empire. Yesterday, we said that Google acquired social platform Meebo for an undisclosed sum. Google also bought KikScore yesterday in case you missed that part. But this time, the search engine...

Google acquires Meebo to work on Google+

06/04/2012, Rumors about Google acquiring social platform Meebo started floating sometime in May this year. Sources from the web have been talking about a $100 million-deal between both parties, although Meebo CEO Seth Sternberg and a Google spokeswoman denied to...

Google to hold Google Maps event this coming June 6

06/01/2012, If you can still recall, last month, we said that Apple could introduce iOS 6 on top of its own maps app at the Apple Worldwide Developers Conference. We also pointed out, based on rumors and its acquisition of C3 Technologies last year, that the...

Google applies for .google, .youtube, .lol top level domains

06/01/2012, About a decade or more ago, URLs ending in .com, .net, and .org were fairly commonplace. In fact they still are although lately they have started getting creative with URLs ending with .tv, .biz, and my personal favorite, .xxx. Well Google is looking to...

Google Drive offline coming in five weeks, says Google exec

05/31/2012, According to Sundar Pichai, Google’s Senior Vice President of Chrome & Apps, the offline version of Google Drive will be coming in “five weeks”. The Google executive dropped the bomb at the closing session of D10 in California today....

Samsung Series 5 550 Chromebook Review

05/31/2012, It has been about one year since Google released new Chromebooks, which are laptops running on Google’s Chrome OS, a Linux-based Operating system that revolves around one thing: the Chrome web browser. If you are unfamiliar with the concept, the...

Baidu releases ROM of their own for Android smartphones in China

05/31/2012, When it comes to China, the country has its own version of Google that mimics some of the company’s services, like a search engine, a mobile platform (which admittedly is based off Android) and a cloud service of their own in response to the recently...

Google Voice update now allows users to handle anonymous calls

05/31/2012, Google is launching a new update to Google Voice, the behemoth’s free PC-to-PC voice service that was launched way back in 2009. Google is updating the service with two new features that users might find useful. Essentially, two new groups of...

Google Translate now allowing users to edit translations

05/30/2012, Unless you are polyglot – one who is talented enough to speak many different languages – then you’re not a stranger to Google’s statistical machine translation service, Google Translate. But sometimes, I must admit that it can...