Category: Google

  • Delete Google Maps? Go Ahead, says Google, We’ll Still Track You

    Delete Google Maps? Go Ahead, says Google, We’ll Still Track You

    Google Play services need constant location info Google, it seems, is very, very interested in knowing where you are at all times. Users have reported battery life issues with the latest Android build, with many pointing the finger at Google Play – Google’s app store – and its persistent, almost obsessive need to check where […]

  • Say goodbye to online passwords?

    Say goodbye to online passwords?

    The Google hackers trying to make passwords obsolete Remembering strings of letters and numbers could become a thing of the past – Google wants us to access devices and websites via watches and parts of our bodies. We may not have to remember a string of passwords to access devices, websites and mobile apps for […]

  • Google Zeitgeist – What People Googled in 2013

    Google Zeitgeist – What People Googled in 2013

    The Google Zeitgeist is a portal to view all that was searched for in 2013. Nelson Mandela, ISRO, The Boston Marathon, Miles Scott aka Bat-Kid, Breaking Bad and others were some of the most searched for people and events around the globe. The Google Zeitgeist page allows the viewer to view in a variety of […]

  • Google Project : Project Loon for All – Balloon Powered Internet For Everyone

    Google Project : Project Loon for All – Balloon Powered Internet For Everyone

    Many of us think of the Internet as a global community. But two-thirds of the world’s population does not yet have Internet access. Project Loon is a network of balloons traveling on the edge of space, designed to connect people in rural and remote areas, help fill coverage gaps, and bring people back online after […]

  • Google Operating System: 10 Google Features for Slow Internet Connections

    Google Operating System: 10 Google Features for Slow Internet Connections

    It’s not easy using Google services when your Internet connection is very slow. Here are some helpful features: 1. Gmail’s basic HTML mode – http://mail.google.com/mail/h/. It doesn’t have all the features of the regular Gmail interface, but it lets you read messages and compose mail. This interface uses JavaScript sparingly and every click means a […]

  • Google Transliteration IME is Google Input Method Editor: Type anywhere in your language

    Google Transliteration IME is Google Input Method Editor: Type anywhere in your language

    Google Transliteration IME is an input method editor which allows users to enter text in one of the supported languages using a roman keyboard. Users can type a word the way it sounds using Latin characters and Google Transliteration IME will convert the word to its native script. Note that this is not the same […]

  • Why Google is Right to Be Paranoid

    Why Google is Right to Be Paranoid

    Google is still master of the search domain, but that hasn’t stopped the company from looking over its shoulder. The latest survey from the Pew Internet and American Life Project found that 83% of American Internet users say they use Google as their primary search engine, vastly more than any other individual search engine. Yet […]

  • Google Fusion Tables

    Google Fusion Tables

    Gather, visualize and share data online Try It Now Don’t have a Google Account? Create one now Visualize and publish your data as maps, timelines and charts Host your data tables online Combine data from multiple people What can I do with Google Fusion Tables? Visualize it instantly See the data on a map or […]

  • Google Closes 10 Businesses to Focus on Bigger Bets

    Google Closes 10 Businesses to Focus on Bigger Bets

    Things changing everyday in our daily web life. Now, even Google re-think of their doings. Google chief executive Larry Page continued shedding marginal operations from the Web giant today, shuttering 10 different businesses, including everything from social search to desktop software to Web security. In announcing the news, Google Senior Vice President Alan Eustace called […]

  • Google acquires Fridge: Groups for Google+ Incoming, Social Group Coordination

    Google acquires Fridge: Groups for Google+ Incoming, Social Group Coordination

    Fridge is simple groups for personal and private sharing of media, events, and conversation. Anyone can easily create a group, invite friends, and have one place for specific conversations and shared photos, videos, events and more. Fridge makes group coordination and sharing simple! Google has acquired social networking site Fridge, a group coordination and photo […]