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Google TV Hardware Delayed Due To Software Upgrades

12/20/2010, While it’s great news that CES is just around the corner, the bad news is that if you were looking forward to seeing many Google TV hardware devices there, you might be in for a bit of disappointment. Word is going around that Google made a last...

Google offers new hacked site notification

12/19/2010, Google has released a slight improvement to its search results that it hopes might help consumers out there avoid problematic sites. The search giant has already been providing notices for malware for years and now it’s expanding the search results...

Cr-48 Review

12/16/2010, Google, one of the biggest web companies, is dreaming about making the computing world to its own image. “The future is on the web”…”in a browser”, Google says. If you talk to Google’s Chrome team, you would sense a...

Google TV Gets First Major Update

12/15/2010, The first major update for Google TV has been released, which brings bug fixes and four major new features to the set-top streaming service. The first major new feature is Netflix integration, which will allow watchers to browse and watch any show in...

Google Acquires Mobile Payment Company Zetawire

12/14/2010, With the upcoming Nexus S offering NFC and the issue about its NFC chip clarified, it’s no surprise to learn that Google is looking for ways to capitalize on NFC technology. Reports are in that the search giant has recently acquired a mobile...

Google Sends The Nexus S Into The Skies

12/14/2010, The folks over at Google seem to enjoy performing all sorts of wacky experiments and now they’ve set up seven Styrofoam beer coolers, each containing the Nexus S that you’re so hyped up about and lifted it to the edge of space, dangling...

Ubuntu runs on Google Cr-48 laptop

12/14/2010, It goes without saying that Google’s Cr-48 laptop has some niggling issues as with many other new devices which experience birth pangs, but that doesn’t mean it is gimped. Some enterprising folks have managed to get Ubuntu running on the...

Google Voice Headed to Non-Phone iPad, iPod Touch

12/14/2010, Google is now expanding its Google Voice service to non-phone devices, which includes the iPad and iPod Touch–both lack phone support and dialer to make voice calls despite the former having a mobile broadband modem via the WiFi + 3G model. The new...

Android’s Google Voice Search Gets Personal and Learns Your Voice

12/14/2010, Google has just announced an update to Google Voice Search for Android–the update requires Android 2.2 Froyo or higher and is now available as a free download or upgrade in Android Market. In the new Google Voice Search settings, there is an option...

Quantities Of Nexus S Units At Launch Leaked

12/14/2010, While it’s great news that you’ll be able to pick up the Nexus S on Thursday, we’re fairly sure that you won’t want to wait in line only to find out that it’s sold out. Some folks out there claim to have snagged the...

Google Introduces TeachParentsTech.org Helper Site

12/13/2010, Most of you Internet-savvy folks out there have received distress calls from parents before, asking how to perform tasks that we consider simple such as copy and pasting, changing the wallpaper on your computer and such. Not all of us have the patience to...

Desktop Version Of Google Docs Available For iPad

12/10/2010, iPad users out there might want to take note that the desktop version of Google Docs is now available on the tablet, just a few weeks after the mobile version allowed you to edit documents. Users who want to give it a test drive will be greeted with a...