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Google & Skrillex Team Up For Limited Edition Phone Cases

05/20/2015, Limited edition cases for smartphones aren’t new, but to see Google start to offer up official cases for certain Android devices, that is new. Google has recently announced on the Android Official Blog that they have teamed up with music producer...

Google Maps Hit With Racial Slurs And Vandalism

05/20/2015, Back in April, Google Maps came under fire for an image of the Android mascot taking a leak on the Apple logo. This was obviously not the work of Google themselves, but rather a user who took advantage of Google’s tools to add that to the maps....

YouTube Kids Criticized For Displaying Inappropriate Content

05/19/2015, It seems that despite Google’s best intentions for creating YouTube Kids, the service has come under fire more often that not. Previously they were criticized for displaying what some felt were deceptive ads, and now in a letter to the FTC, child and...

Google To Launch New Standalone Photo Service

05/19/2015, For those who are looking to backup their photos with Google, you have basically two options to choose from. You could choose to back them up on Google Drive, or you could choose to back them up on Google+, but given that Google+ is a social network of...

Google Maps For Android Updated, Features Translucent Status Bar

05/19/2015, It is not wise for a company to rest on their laurels, especially in this day and age where the competitive spirit runs high. Well, it seems that Google Maps for Android has been updated, and with this particular update, there will be features such as a...

Google Search Now Delivers Tweets

05/19/2015, Google has now introduced the inclusion of Tweets to its search results on the mobile platform, and this is made available through the official Android and iOS Google apps. Of course, the good news train does not stop here, since similar Tweets inclusion...

Woman Sent To The Slammer For Google Executive’s Overdose Death

05/19/2015, Half a dozen years in the slammer – that would be the number of years that Alix Tichelman has to spend in prison after she pled guilty to offering a Google executive a dose of heroin in California, where this particular dose roved to be fatal at the...

Chrome Extension Puts Tabs To Sleep To Prevent Memory Drain

05/18/2015, Chrome extensions are useful and can range from being novel to being full of functionality, like adding photographs to blank pages, or remembering your passwords like the LastPass extension, or prevent ads from showing up by using AdBlock, or even help...

Google Drops Prices For Its Cloud Platform

05/18/2015, When it comes to making a purchase, obviously getting a good deal out of a situation is one of the main issues that must be settled between buyer and seller. Basically, everyone wants the best value that money can offer, and Google knows this, too, which...

Google Self-Driving Cars To Hit California Roads This Summer

05/15/2015, Self-Driving Car is a project led by Google, which is specifically focused on the development of autonomous cars, chiefly electric cars. In the latest development, the project has been given a green signal to be tested this summer on the public roads of...

Chrome For Mobile Will Not Be Supporting Extensions Anytime Soon

05/14/2015, Extensions on Google’s Chrome browser for the desktop are pretty handy. Some are pretty novel but there are some with use to others, like an extension to help the color-blind, or an extension to block ads, or an extension to help remember your passwords...

Chromecast Gets Support For CBS Content

05/14/2015, CBS is another major broadcast network to bring its content to Chromecast, the $35 HDMI dongle that Google released a year ago which ultimately ended up becoming a hit. Content can be accessed on the Chromecast through applications or through apps on...

Like Google, Bing Will Also Favor Mobile Friendly Websites

05/14/2015, Google recently rolled out a new algorithm to favor websites that are mobile friendly, it notified web masters in advance that this change will penalize websites that are not optimized for mobile devices. With smartphones and tablets contributing a major...