- News tagged "google"
Wednesday, 28 Dec 2011
Google saw a spike of new users on its Google+ service during December 2011, coinciding with a promotional video that involves the Muppets rocking out via Hangouts on Google+. Coincidence, or is this advertising done right?
Friday, 23 Dec 2011
Google and Mozilla have just sealed an estimated US$300 million-a-year search deal that will last for three years. In other words, the non-profit organization would have US$900 million of guaranteed funding for the next three years.
Thursday, 22 Dec 2011
The Secret Santa gift exchange template allows users to quickly send out a form to collect necessary information from participating guests. Then, the form will assign Secret Santas and send automated emails to guests with all the details.
Wednesday, 21 Dec 2011
Google hit the brakes on the Android 4.0 update for Samsung Nexus S devices in some regions while they "monitor feedback" from users.
Tuesday, 20 Dec 2011
Trust Google to come up with a geeky way to launch the Galaxy Nexus. A beat'em up game is planted within the unboxing video of the Android 4.0 smartphone hosted on YouTube, and the game is also available on the Android Market.
Learning from the outrage that accompanies every Facebook overhaul, Google+ has decided to make changes to its social media service in increments. The new tweaks bring a volume bar for circles, better photo management and notifications.
Google Chairman Eric Schmidt revealed details about the company's plans to introduce a competitive tablet within the next six months.
Monday, 19 Dec 2011
As always, Google has something up its sleeves, and in the spirit of the Christmas season, enter "let it snow" (without the quotes) to receive a winter surprise.
Google announced Android 4.0.3, an incremental update to the ICS platform which includes a number of optimizations, bug fixes and new APIs for developers. The company is also rolling out ICS updates for Samsung Nexus S over the coming month.
Friday, 16 Dec 2011
Google has unveiled unpublished details on 2011's top gadget-related searches in US, TechCrunch reports.