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Andy Rubin Is Not Leaving Google, Says 900,000 Android Activations Happening Per Day

Andy Rubin Is Not Leaving Google, Says 900,000 Android Activations Happening Per Day

Rumors have been doing their rounds on the web that one of Google’s chiefs on Android, Andy Rubin, has plans of leaving Android. As it is, rumors have a way of making their presence known even if the reality is contrary to them. Now, Rubin has chimed in with the official word, stating that he has absolutely no plans of leaving Google.

By On June 11, 2012 Respond
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Apple’s New Moves Will Reduce Google’s Revenue

Apple’s New Moves Will Reduce Google’s Revenue

It seems that the relationship between two tech giants, Apple and Google, have been deteriorating recently. Specifically, ever since the launch of Android, both are seen somewhat as rivals. And this rivalry is about to get serious as Apple gears up to launch a mapping service of its own for iOS devices. This would be a huge step towards divorcing Google Maps from iOS.

By On June 10, 2012 Respond
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Meebo Discontinues After Google Acquisition

Meebo Discontinues After Google Acquisition

We reported earlier that the search engine giant, Google, was gearing up to acquire Meebo. The speculation turned out to be spot-on as Google acquired the start-up earlier this week. We have been waiting for some after-effects of this acquisition to manifest and now, they are here. Meebo has announced that it will be abandoning a number of its products.

By On June 10, 2012 Respond
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Images Of Google’s Upcoming Nexus Tablet Allegedly Leaked

Images Of Google’s Upcoming Nexus Tablet Allegedly Leaked

There have been many rumors regarding a Google Nexus tablet. In fact, recently some very clear hints of the 7-inch tablet surfaced on a benchmarking site, showing off Asus as the vendor of the hardware of this tablet. And now, yet more hints show that Asus may be the one crowned with the creation of this Google tablet.

By On June 10, 2012 Respond
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Google Responds To Allegations Of Unfairness And Biased Search Results

Google Responds To Allegations Of Unfairness And Biased Search Results

Google has been lambasted times and again by different people for using search results to promote its own products. Whether or not this may be true, people tend to think that Google keeps meddling with search results and can tweak that whichever way it wants. Now, Google has decided to give out a very clear answer to these questions.

By On June 10, 2012 Respond
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Mozilla Abandons Yandex, Uses Google As Default Search Engine For Firefox 14 In Russia

Mozilla Abandons Yandex, Uses Google As Default Search Engine For Firefox 14 In Russia

Google and Mozilla are quite close, with both joined in a number of agreements, despite both working on their own browsers. It would seem that the partnership also tends to influence the Mozilla team which has now decided to make Google the default search engine for Firefox 14 which will be released in Russia. In the earlier version of the browser, Yandex was the default search engine.

By On June 10, 2012 Respond
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3D Version Of Google Earth Finally Unveiled By Google

3D Version Of Google Earth Finally Unveiled By Google

We have long been hearing that Google is working on a 3D version of its mapping service, Google Earth. And now, the search giant has finally unveiled a fully 3D version of Google Earth. While we will have to wait to finally use and see how awesome it is, the bit that has been unveiled by Google sounds very promising.

By On June 7, 2012 Respond
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Security Of Google Accounts Enhanced, Users Will Be Notified If ‘State-Sponsored Attackers’ Hacked Their Account

Security Of Google Accounts Enhanced, Users Will Be Notified If ‘State-Sponsored Attackers’ Hacked Their Account

State-sponsored cyber warfare is becoming an increasingly real concept and at the forefront of this concept are U.S. and Israel, who may provide other nations a sufficient reasons to indulge in similar cyber wars. Perhaps as a result of numerous state-sponsored cyber attacks having being unveiled, Google has now shored up the security of Google accounts.

By On June 6, 2012 Respond
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QuickOffice Acquired By Google

QuickOffice Acquired By Google

Acquisitions are a norm in the tech world. What is significant about these acquisitions, though, is that they contain hints as to where a tech company is headed. For instance, the search giant, Google has now acquired a mobile productivity company, Quickoffice. Google plans to improve its own apps development through this acquisition.

By On June 6, 2012 Respond
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Google Shopping Listings Won’t Be Free Much Longer

Google Shopping Listings Won’t Be Free Much Longer

Google has announced through their Commerce blog that the current shopping search feature will be turned into a new shopping search engine called “Google Shopping” for users in the United States in this fall. Currently, the service is free and search results of product are based predominantly on relevance. But, it won’t be free much longer for advertisers according to the new announcement. After the service is commenced, merchants have to bid for top spots in the Google Shopping results which will be marked as Sponsored.

By On June 6, 2012 Respond
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Apple Plans To Replace Google Maps On iOS With Its Own Maps This Year

Apple Plans To Replace Google Maps On iOS With Its Own Maps This Year

It has been previously reported that Apple is working on a mapping solution of its own which it intends to offer to iOS users as an alternative to Google Maps. Some have speculated that Apple will be unveiling this solution in iOS 6 which Apple may announce during WWDC 2012. Now, Wall Street Journal has reported that Apple will launch this mapping solution in the later part of this year.

By On June 5, 2012 1 Response
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Google’s ‘Bouncer’ Can Be Fooled By Hackers To Hide Malicious Android Apps

Google’s ‘Bouncer’ Can Be Fooled By Hackers To Hide Malicious Android Apps

Google has been trying to put in a tight security mechanism in the Android Marketplace so that malicious apps are filtered away and are not allowed to stay in the apps market. In order to do so, Google makes use of a scanning program which is called ‘Bouncer.’ Now, security researchers have been able to identity the details of the antivirus scanner that Google uses, details that can be exploited by the hackers.

By On June 5, 2012 1 Response
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Trust Seal Provider KikScore Acquired By Google

Trust Seal Provider KikScore Acquired By Google

The KikScore technology and certain assets of it has been acquired by Google, recently. The Washington DC and Denver-based, KikScore is popular for providing online trust seals for small businesses. The company has told that their service will no longer be available to customers after June 28, 2012. They gives advice to customers to check out the ‘Google Trusted Store’ product as an alternative to the KikScore service. Currently, KikScore has served globally 1700+ small business customers. Google and KikScore did not provide any information about the acquisition financials.

By On June 5, 2012 Respond
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Google May Beat Apple In 3D Maps

Google May Beat Apple In 3D Maps

It has been recently reported that Apple has plans of introducing 3D maps of its own in iOS 6. Analysts stated that this was being done by Apple to let iOS users move away from Google Maps. However, it would seem that Google may beat Apple in 3D Maps. The search giant has now unveiled plans of introducing 3D Maps soon.

By On June 3, 2012 1 Response
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Google Has Applied For .Google, .Docs And .Lol Domain Extention

Google Has Applied For .Google, .Docs And .Lol Domain Extention

In 2008, The Internet Corporation For Assigned Names And Numbers unveiled its project to expand the total number of generic top-level domains. This was a huge news for the web since the generic top-level domains have remained fixed in numbers for a long time and with this new project, the possibilities of a lot of new generic domains was to be explored.

By On June 3, 2012 Respond
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