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Google is an Internet Search company with profits mainly derived from its AdWords advertising program. Google is also known for other high-profile web-related products such as Chrome, GMail, Google Docs or Google Map, and it has also made a very successful entry into the mobile handset market with its Android mobile operating system. The company was created in 1998 and went public in 2004. Google is one of the most visited site in the world.


Google claims Bing steals search results

02/01/2011, Google has recently gone public with allegations of Bing stealing their search results. After tolerating a long period of suspicion, Google decided to take things into their own hands. Using a carefully planned sting operation named “Bing...

Google lets Egyptians send Twitter messages via phone number

01/31/2011, Remember the electronic communication breakdown over at Egypt? Well, Google has decided to help the people by launching a special service which enables folks living in that part of the world to send Twitter messages by dialling a phone number followed by...

Google Docs updated

01/31/2011, Google’s internet office suite, Google Docs will be receiving some new updates that increase its functionality. Announced today, and rolling out over the next few days, the update will refresh the documents list – Google has added new filters that...

Google “Instant Previews” to arrive on iOS Safari browser

01/30/2011, If you’ve felt that there was always something missing whenever you used Google on iOS’s native Safari web browser, then chances are Google “Instant Previews” have had quite an impact on your computing usage. Google has yet to make...

Nexus S Review

01/28/2011, Nexus S Review - This in-depth review of the Google Nexus S (by Samsung) goes over the new features of Android 2.3 (aka gingerbread), the design, usability and battery life.

Chrome OS beta updated

01/28/2011, Google has just announced a new update to Chrome OS beta. This update brings Chrome OS up to version 0.9.130.14 and updates the Chrome browser to 8.0.522.344. The update is focused on mainly fixing network issues such as WiFi and 3G connectivity – the...

Google to offer Nexus S update for random reboot fix

01/28/2011, The Samsung Nexus S might be the latest Android-powered smartphone to hit the market for many people, but that doesn’t mean it is not without its flaws. Google has just announced that they will be rolling out updates in the coming weeks to fix...

Google begins image ads trial in Gmail

01/28/2011, Folks who have a strong dislike of advertisements will probably turn red at this. It has been confirmed that the right column that Gmail usually reserves for ads has now been updated to support image-based advertising, as opposed to the original text-only...

Google is one step closer to bringing us “super WiFi”

01/27/2011, In announcement on the Google Public Policy Blog today, Google wrote that we are one step closer to a world with super WiFi. Apparently the FCC has selected 9 administrators, including Google to be in charge of a white spaces database, and outlined some...

Google goes back on autocomplete censorship

01/27/2011, Ever since Google took over the Internet by its sheer presence, many people have turned to the search giant to find out answers to questions that they do not know. Apart from that, still others do use it to look for illegal files and downloads, but Google...

Chrome offers desktop notifications for chat and emails on Gmail

01/26/2011, Many of us already use Gmail and if you haven’t installed some form of notification system, it’s easy to miss important emails or chat messages. Now Google has introduced a new feature for Gmail users running Chrome, which uses HTML5 desktop...

Google nabs PayPal’s VP of platform, eye on mobile payments?

01/26/2011, Thanks to recent reports and rumors, we already knew that 2011 would be a year where mobile payments would become increasingly important, especially with the increased adoption of NFC technology. Now there is some additional evidence that Google is pretty...

Zoho Google Cr-48 notebook giveaway

01/26/2011, Zoho and Google have teamed up to help you land a Cr-48 notebook (read our review and see whether you want to participate after that or not), where it will happen via a special promotion which begins from today onwards, lasting for up to a week. This...

Google embeds wildflower seeds into Adsense letters

01/26/2011, We know that Google is busy making an effort to be eco-friendly, but did you know that the effort included helping wildflowers spread? The search giant has been embedding wildflower seeds into their Adsense letters while also using recycled paper. So...