News tagged ‘google’
Monday, 25 Mar 2013
Apple has recently acquired WifiSLAM, a company that specializes in indoor mapping services, for about US$20 million. The only other tech giant that offers similar services (airports, shopping malls and sports venues, etc) is Google.
Friday, 22 Mar 2013
According to reports, Google's Android unit is reportedly working on building their own smart watch, in anticipation to both Apple and Samsung.
Wednesday, 20 Mar 2013
Google has announced that Acer, HP, and Samsung Chromebooks will be made available to Australia, Canada, France, Germany, Ireland, and the Netherlands from Tuesday.
There are unconfirmed reports that Yahoo might be in talks to purchase a major controlling stake in video sharing site, Dailymotion. If the deal goes through, it would be Yahoo CEO, Marissa Mayer's first major acquisition since taking over Yahoo.
Google was known as the company which would try anything. But its moves over the past few days seem to indicate that it may be starting to hunker down and consolidating
Searching for an appropriate reaction GIF to your latest internet 'debate' will soon be easier than ever as Google has announced that it will be adding a filter in Google Images to let you search specifically for animated GIFs.
Tuesday, 19 Mar 2013
There's a new Nexus 10 advertisement on Youtube, and it's targeted at your heartstrings. It not only shows off the multi-user feature that comes with the latest version of Android, but also how users can expect to use it.
Did Google just accidentally reveal their next project before schedule? Google Keep, which looks to be is a cloud based, note taking application in the same vein as Evernote, went live and was taken down today.
Monday, 18 Mar 2013
Feedly, a popular third-party RSS client announced that it added more than half a million users in the two days after Google announced Google Reader's retirement. They've also revealed their plans on how to keep up with the mass migration from Google Reader.
Thursday, 14 Mar 2013
Google has announced that Andy Rubin will be stepping down as head of Android. His duties will be merged into those of Sundar Pichai, who is currently senior VP of Chrome and Apps.