News tagged ‘google’

Thursday, 10 Nov 2011

Google's CEO Working Hard to Streamline Company

Google's CEO Working Hard to Streamline Company

Larry Page who took over as Google's CEO in April, is working hard at streamlining the company to make it more efficient as well as dropping projects that aren't successful enough.

No More Gmail App for BlackBerry Users

No More Gmail App for BlackBerry Users

Google has just announced that they will be discontinuing their Gmail App for BlackBerry devices. While the current application will still be available for download until the 22nd of November 2011, no future versions of the application will be released.

Tuesday, 8 Nov 2011

Samsung and Google Present Galaxy Nexus

Samsung and Google Present Galaxy Nexus

Equipped with a 4.65-inch HD Super AMOLED display technology at 720p resolution, Galaxy Nexus is powered by a 1.2GHz dual core processor, and offers a redesigned camera.

Monday, 31 Oct 2011

Google TV Revamps Itself a Year On

Google TV Revamps Itself a Year On

Google TV was launched a year ago to lackluster response due to its complicated user interface and a dearth of TV shows caused by broadcast issues with US TV networks. But a major update is coming.

Thursday, 27 Oct 2011

Google Chrome 15 Ready for Download

Google Chrome 15 Ready for Download

The new update for Google's web browser Chrome 15 has been moved into the Stable Channel and has been rolled out for users. Although you will not be prompted to update as of yet, the new version can be downloaded manually.

Monday, 24 Oct 2011

Google Contemplates Buying Yahoo?

Google Contemplates Buying Yahoo?

Google has been in touch with two private equity firms to potentially help them finance a buyout of Yahoo. Or the move might be an elaborate ploy to make Microsoft pay over the top for the same company.

More than 50% of Android Devices in Patent License Agreement with Microsoft

More than 50% of Android Devices in Patent License Agreement with Microsoft

With Microsoft and Compal entering a patent licensing agreement for patents under the Google Android portfolio, this means that companies accounting for over half of all Android devices are now covered under Microsoft's patent license agreements.

Thursday, 20 Oct 2011

Local Version of YouTube Launched in Singapore

Local Version of YouTube Launched in Singapore

Google launched the Singapore version of its popular online video streaming platform YouTube, creating new collaboration avenues for both viewers and content creators.

ASUS Padfone with Android Ice Cream Sandwich Slated for Q1 2012

ASUS Padfone with Android Ice Cream Sandwich Slated for Q1 2012

At the AsiaD conference, ASUS announced a Q1 2012 release date for its smartphone/tablet hybrid, the ASUS Padfone, which will also be loaded with Google's Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich.

Wednesday, 19 Oct 2011

Samsung and Google Introduce the Galaxy Nexus

Samsung and Google Introduce the Galaxy Nexus

Samsung and Google introduce the Galaxy Nexus, the world's first smartphone running Android 4.0, Ice Cream Sandwich. It features a 4.65-inch HD Super AMOLED display technology at 720p resolution and a 1.2GHz dual core processor. Read on for the press release.

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