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Google Confirms Schemer Shuts Down On February 7th

01/12/2014, Schemer was launched over a year ago with the aim of motivating people to do “more awesome stuff.” The service required users to have a Google+ account, however it wasn’t promoted that much by the company and for the past couple of...

Google Play Services 4.1 Delivers Turn-Based Multiplayer Support

01/09/2014, It seems to be the trend that some of the best software updates for Android tend to be part of either app updates or updates to the Google Play services framework, compared to the full system update for Android. Well, from today onward, Google has begun...

Gmail Now Lets You Email Anyone On Google+

01/09/2014, Google has slowly been integrating Google+ in its most widely used services. The social network is baked into search, as search plus your world and into YouTube as its default comments system. Gmail is the latest service to receive the Google+ treatment,...

France Fines Google 150,000 Euros

01/08/2014, Google and France are in the limelight again, this time round with France’s data protection watchdog having slapped a 150,000 Euro fine on Google. The reason behind this fine? Apparently, Google has not complied with a three-month ultimatum that was...

Toshiba Chromebook 13-Inch Hands-On Preview

01/06/2014, [CES 2014] Toshiba joins the club of OEMs which are featuring Chromebooks in their computer line-up. So far, and to the surprise of some, Google’s Chrome OS has had more traction than expected, especially in the education field. That’s because Chrome...

New Nexus 10 Release Rumored For CES 2014

01/05/2014, Google unveiled updated models of all but one of its Nexus devices. We were treated to a new Nexus 7 tablet and the Nexus 5 smartphone last year but the company didn’t launch a new Nexus 10. There have already been a lot of rumors about the new...

Google Acquires Bitspin, Developers Of Timely Android App

01/05/2014, There is no shortage of alarm clock applications for Android. Even the native apps are good enough to wake you up in the morning. Though there are people who want an aesthetically pleasing alarm clock app, which is probably why Timely is so popular. Its...

Microsoft Surface Traffic Beats Out Google’s Nexus Offerings

01/02/2014, Prior to the release of the Microsoft Surface 2 and Surface Pro 2, the Redmond company’s first generation of Surface tablets did not sell as well as they should have, leaving Microsoft with plenty of leftover stock which was a potential $1 billion...

Unofficial Google Glass Prescription Lenses Expected To Cost $99

01/02/2014, Google has confirmed that its much hyped wearable device, Google Glass, will receive prescription lenses. Last year the company released an updated model of its wearable device that supports prescription lenses, but so far Google hasn’t said when...

Google To Shut Down Bump And Flock Apps

01/02/2014, Bump was a very popular file sharing application back in the day. Users could share files with each other simply through “bumping” their devices together. The app might have lost its lustre recently but that didn’t stop Google from...

Nokia Open To Google Discussing Possible Patent Settlement

01/02/2014, In the tech space, companies such as Apple have taken on some of Android’s biggest players in the form of Samsung, and Nokia has been doing their part as well in their legal battle with HTC, but it seems that Nokia is willing to take on Google...