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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.


How To Use Google Maps Offline (Android)

07/28/2015, Google Maps provides amazingly detailed routes and makes navigation very simple. You can easily get to any area without finding yourself lost. However, the issue with Google Maps is that it requires an internet connection. If you are traveling to a place...

Google Almost Got Into The Burger Business

07/28/2015, Google is a tech company. They specialize in search and they’re probably also well-known for other internet services like Gmail, Google Maps, Google Translate, and how could we forget Android? However it seems that at one point in time, Google almost...

Second-Gen Android One Handsets Officially Launched

07/27/2015, Google’s Android One handsets were designed for emerging markets in mind. To a certain extent we suppose you could call them affordable versions of the Nexus handsets, and if you’re curious as to what Google has been up to with their Android One...

Google To Block Dev Access To Autocomplete API On August 10

07/27/2015, Google has plenty of APIs that they openly share with developers who wish to further the development of their website, service, app, and so on. However there are some APIs that Google has created which are unsupported and unpublished, but at the same time...

YouTube For Android Update Gives It A Facelift

07/24/2015, If you use YouTube’s app on your Android device often to watch videos, check up on subscriptions, or even upload videos, you might be interested to learn that Google has pushed out a new update to its YouTube app. The updated app will feature a cleaner...

Chromecast Turns 2, Google Celebrates With Free Movie Rentals

07/24/2015, While the Google Chromecast is a tiny device, it certainly has revolutionized the way we consume our content to a degree. In fact last we heard, Google had managed to sell over 10 million Chromecast units and all of this has been done without Google...

Self-Destruct That E-mail!

07/24/2015, Ever sent out an email, only for you to regret later? That would seem to be more likely whenever you have had a wee bit too much to drink, and in a flash of inspiration (where in hindsight, it is really stupidity), your emotions for your ex gets all riled...

Google Fights Patent Trolls By Giving Away Some Patents

07/24/2015, In the past we have seen how patent trolls sue companies over very vague patents that they own. Sometimes they’re successful, sometimes they’re not, but the idea is to try and force companies into coming up with a settlement agreement to avoid further...

Movie Studios Report Themselves To Google For Takedown Requests

07/23/2015, We can only assume that on a daily basis, movie studios have some kind of system in place where they scan for torrent activity for their movies, as well as scour the web for any links or listings that will take users to piracy websites where they can...

Google Wants You To #PayWithAPhoto With Google Photos Next Week

07/23/2015, As many of you guys have heard, Google+ Photos will be shutting down in favor of Google Photos that was launched a couple of months ago. Perhaps to help promote the company’s new photo management/backup service, Google has teased that come 29th of July,...

YouTube Will Now Roll Out 360-degree Video Ads

07/23/2015, A few months ago, YouTube rolled out 360-degree videos. It was a pretty cool idea and to date we’ve seen quite a few good examples. They make for great interactive videos especially for users who might have virtual reality headsets. However we suppose...

Google Exec Clarifies Google+ Photos Closure

07/22/2015, A couple of days ago, Google announced that come 1st of August, they will be shutting down Google+ Photos. Now some of you guys might be confused about it and some apparently have taken this to mean that Google+ will no longer support photos, but that’s...

Chrome For iOS Updated With More Gesture Controls

07/22/2015, Safari is the browser by default on iOS devices. This is fine if you use Safari on your Mac as well because just like Google’s Chrome, it can sync information across devices so you get to pick up where you left of. Now if you’re more of a Chrome user,...

Rubbish Google Investment Rumor Sends LG Stock Soaring

07/22/2015, Earlier today it was reported by various sections of the media that Google is going to acquire a substantial stake in LG Electronics, Mountain View was reportedly going to take a 35 percent stake in the company worth close to $2.2 billion. LG’s...