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Apple, Google, Intel Fail to End Anti-Poaching Lawsuit

04/19/2012, Apple, Google, Intel and five other companies were ordered by a judge to appear in court and face an antitrust lawsuit which claimed that all the companies involved conspired to not poach the others’ employees. After an attempt was made by the companies...

Google TV & Movies App gets an update

04/18/2012, Google has announced that its TV & Movies will now feature personalized choices in a new layout, which in my opinion resembles Netflix’s or Vudu – two classic in that genre (it’s a good thing). The personalization works by having...

Google Cloud Print arrives at FedEx Office locations in the US

04/18/2012, Google intends to make our lives easier, especially those of us who do plenty of impromptu printing, by offering Google Cloud Print the ability to print to just about any FedEx Office location in and around the US. All you need to do is select “Print to...

Android Partners Worried About Google and Motorola Collaboration

04/18/2012, After the famous acquisition by Google over mobile handset giant Motorola, the Mountain View search company claimed that it would be using the hardware from Motorola to only extend its patent portfolio to fight patent-related litigation law suits. Now...

Google Play Removes 29 Data Stealing Apps with Symantec’s Help

04/18/2012, In another episode of the battle against malicious app developers, Google has removed a total of 29 applications from its Play Store for Android devices. The apps allegedly harvested email address along with phone numbers and uploaded them to command...

Google Campus Bike with New Design

04/18/2012, The Mountain View-based online search giant Google has picked its new GBike that has been created by a team of engineers from the company from about 35 to 40 submissions in a design competition within Google itself. The bicycle itself is said to debut at...

Oracle considered buying RIM or Palm at some point

04/18/2012, Oracle is definitely not the first company that comes to mind when you think about smartphones, but it seems that at one point in time they were close to changing that perception. According to Oracle’s CEO Larry Ellison, the company did at one point...

Google Project Glass works with prescription glasses

04/12/2012, When watching movies in 3D at the cinemas, one of the most important accessories to have would be a suitable pair of 3D glasses, that goes without saying. Having said that, those of us wearing more fanciful prescription glasses would find it difficult to...

Google Play has new seller countries

04/12/2012, Google just announced a stock split to ensure that Larry and Sergey remain firmly in control of the Internet search giant which has grown by leaps and bounds since its early days, and this time around, we get official word that Google Play has been hard...

Google Goggles 1.8 offers improved continuous mode

04/12/2012, Google has just made some modifications to their Google Goggles app, bumping up the software version number to 1.8 in the process which will naturally come with a slew of new features as well as improvements. This new version is said to be able to save...

Newer Chromebooks have 5 second boot up time

04/12/2012, Yes, we did talk about how Google sees a future that features faster Chromebooks, and this time around, there is concrete evidence which you can view in the video of a Chromebook which boots up in a mere 5 seconds or so after pressing the...

Age Engage Program to Help Connect Seniors to the Internet

04/11/2012, Every one of us who is either middle aged or less probably has tried teaching senior members in our lives to use the internet and most of the time, it is a slow painstaking process. Amanda Del Balso, AdWords Account Manager at Google Cambridge has taken...