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Google Chrome is now no. 3 in the US

06/28/2010, Google has certainly gained plenty of ground, with it achieving the rating of the third most popular browser Stateside at the moment, placing it behind Microsoft’s Internet Explorer as well as Mozilla’s Firefox. This means Google’s...

Google Chrome Browser Gets Native Flash Support

06/26/2010, Google has released an updated version of its Chrome web browser that has Adobe’s Flash enabled by default, which should bring a happy smile to the folks over at Adobe. This will make things easier for users as they won’t have to download the...

Google Exercises Its Android App Kill Switch

06/25/2010, We already knew that Google and Apple are capable of remotely removing apps from their mobile operating systems, but it’s still quite scary to see such power actually being exercised. It has been confirmed that Google has used its death ray kill...

Google Updates Chrome OS User Interface

06/24/2010, Many of us are looking forward to the release of Google’s Chrome OS and now screenshots of some tweaks to the user interface have appeared, including information on some changes to the design. The new design seems to include less clutter, allowing...

Frontier Communications Sues Google Over Google Voice Patent Dispute

06/24/2010, While the opening of Google Voice to the general public is certainly good news for folks out there, it seems that Google is about to get embroiled into another legal battle, as Frontier Communications has filed a lawsuit against the company, claiming that...

Google Voice lets you make free VoIP calls

06/22/2010, Google Voice can be used to make free VoIP calls provided you have a decent Internet connection, that is. If you have Sipgate set up as one of your Google Voice numbers, you are able to make and receive calls from your computer, where your computer is...

DIY: Build Your Own Tablet For $400

06/18/2010, If you think that Apple and other tablet manufacturers out there aren’t coming up with the tablet device of your dreams, maybe you might want to take a crack at it, and show them who is the boss? Liquidware, an open source hardware company, is...

Pictures: HTC Wildfire Unboxed

06/18/2010, Keen to find out what the HTC Wildfire looks like when it’s taken out from the box? This Nexus One-like device has been unboxed recently, and pictures of it have been posted online. Granted, it won’t be challenging the HTC EVO 4G and Droid...

HTC Hero Android 2.1 Update Finally On Its Way

06/16/2010, After what probably feels like an eternity, HTC has finally confirmed that the Android 2.1 update for the HTC Hero will be released by the end of June. The upgrade itself will come in two parts, the first of which will be rolled out this week, and the...

Google Earth Now Offers Native iPad Support

06/14/2010, The large display on Apple’s iPad is a beautiful thing, and while it’s very suited to watching movies and browsing the web, you can be sure that many folks out there want to be able to fiddle with the popular Google Earth app on it too. The...

Dell, HP, And Acer To Support Chrome OS

06/14/2010, When Google announced that it was working on Chrome OS a while back, we knew that Acer and HP would be supporting the project, and according to some hints from the Chrome OS repositories, seems like Dell is jumping on the Chrome OS bandwagon too, as files...

LG To Also Offer 20 Android Phones In 2010?

06/10/2010, Is twenty some kind of magic number in the cell phone industry? After word got out that Motorola would be offering twenty Android-powered phones this year, now word is that LG is also gearing up to bring, you guessed it, twenty Android-powered cell phones...

OnStar Supports Google Maps To Enhance Turn-by-Turn Navigation

06/09/2010, Seems like Ford isn’t the only company who is busy bringing Google Maps to their vehicles as GM has also announced that OnStar and Google have reached an agreement, allowing OnStar users to search for and choose their destination using Google Maps,...

Samsung Galaxy S To Hit T-Mobile On July 21st?

06/08/2010, With the promo packages for the upcoming Samsung Galaxy S starting to arrive, we’re fairly sure that the phone should be hiding just around the corner. Now rumor is going around that the Samsung Galaxy S is slated to be launched on T-Mobile on July...