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Monday, 18 Nov 2013

LG to Manufacture the Next Nexus 10?

LG to Manufacture the Next Nexus 10?

Leaked images on Reddit seem to suggest that the next generation Google Nexus 10 is manufactured by LG.

Wednesday, 13 Nov 2013

Identify Noisy Tabs with Chrome Beta

Identify Noisy Tabs with Chrome Beta

A new feature for Google's Chrome Beta will display a speaker icon on the right hand side of a tab to denote audio being played. This can help users quickly locate noisy tabs and deal with them.

Friday, 8 Nov 2013

Google to Block Windows Users From Installing Browser Extensions Not Found in Chrome Web Store

Google to Block Windows Users From Installing Browser Extensions Not Found in Chrome Web Store

Google is locking down Chrome for Windows users by blocking the downloading and installation of any Chrome extensions not found in the company's own Chrome Web Store. Google says that malicious extensions that take advantage of the option to side-load additional extensions upon install are the "leading cause of complaints from our Windows users."

Wednesday, 30 Oct 2013

Google Smartwatch May Be Launched In the Next Few Months

Google Smartwatch May Be Launched In the Next Few Months

It appears Google is ready to join the fray with rumors that the Google smartwatch will be hitting the market within months. Hit the link for more.

Google Hangouts Integrates SMS

Google Hangouts Integrates SMS

Google has announced that their instant messaging service, Google Hangout, will now come with SMS integration. Other improvements include support for animated GIFs as well.

Tuesday, 29 Oct 2013

Google Glass Owners Offered One Time Swap

Google Glass Owners Offered One Time Swap

Google will be releasing a new version of Google Glass which will be compatible with prescription eyewear. The option to switch to the new model will be given to all existing Glass users who purchased their device before 28th October 2013.

Monday, 28 Oct 2013

Google Launches WiFi Passport, Provides Free or Affordable Wi-Fi in Jakarta

Google Launches WiFi Passport, Provides Free or Affordable Wi-Fi in Jakarta

Google recently launched Google WiFi Passport in Jakarta, Indonesia, that provides free and affordable wireless online access through designated Wi-Fi hotspots. This service is only available to Android users, whose devices are running Android 2.2 (Froyo) and above.

Friday, 25 Oct 2013

Rumor: Youtube Preparing to Launch Subscription Music Service

Rumor: Youtube Preparing to Launch Subscription Music Service

According to Billboard, Youtube is readying a music streaming service that will be launched very soon. The service will stream both audio and video content on two service tiers. One is free to use while the other operates on paid subscriptions, similar to Spotify and Google Play All Access.

Wednesday, 16 Oct 2013

Google Announcing Nexus 5 and Android 4.4 KitKat on 18 October?

Google Announcing Nexus 5 and Android 4.4 KitKat on 18 October?

Google may be unveiling the LG Nexus 5 and Android 4.4 KitKat on 18 October.

Thursday, 10 Oct 2013

Google Introduces New HP Chromebook 11

Google Introduces New HP Chromebook 11

Google introduces the affordable HP Chromebook 11, the result of a partnership between the two companies. It costs US$279, and is already available in the US Google Play Store. Read on to find out more about it.

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