Archive for the ‘Google’ Category

14 Nov
2013

Google to Shut Down Latitude on August 9th

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Google’s habit of killing apps continues and it has recently announced that Google Latitude will be shutting down on the 9th of August. The announcement was made on the release of Google Maps version 7 for Android. Some weeks ago, Google also knocked off its Google Reader service and now its Google Latitude’s turn to meet… Read More »

1 Nov
2013

Google is Building an Android Game Console and Smartwatch

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After making an unprecedented mark in online search with Google.com and online mail with Gmail.com, Google has seemingly turned its attention towards web-centric hardware. Android-powered Nexus smartphones and Galaxy tablets have already met success in the market but now according to a recent report from the Wall Street Journal, Google has decided to enter the… Read More »

19 Oct
2013

Future of Google Fiber: Is It Really the Next Big Thing?

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It’s impossible to ignore, by now, the level of hype Google Fiber has generated, since it was presented as the faster fiber broadband connection service in Kansas, USA. With speeds up to 1 gigabyte at affordable prices, Google is killing the competition in the areas where the service is already active which is exciting users… Read More »

26 Oct
2013

What Can Google Learn From Facebook Graph Search?

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After giving Facebook Graph Search a test ride, we think it’s brilliant. While many of the options are very personalized, relating to your likes, friends, and photos, there’s still a lot to be said about the categorization which makes you wonder why Google never implemented anything like it. Even if Google was not compiling personal… Read More »