News tagged ‘google’

Monday, 4 Feb 2013

Google's Chromebook in 2000 Schools Worldwide

Google's Chromebook in 2000 Schools Worldwide

Google's Chromebook might not be available in Singapore yet, but it's slowly gaining traction in the education industry. It's now present in 2000 schools globally, which is double the number of schools with Chromebooks 3 months ago.

Google Glasses to be Integrated with Bonephone Technology?

Google Glasses to be Integrated with Bonephone Technology?

According to new papers filed with the FCC, Google Glass may come equipped with bone conduction technology for delivering audio for the user. In its filing, Google mentions a vibrating element which will be responsible for rendering audio while video plays.

Tuesday, 29 Jan 2013

Acer Sees Little Success in Windows, Looks to Google and Chrome

Acer Sees Little Success in Windows, Looks to Google and Chrome

Acer President Jim Wong is disappointed with Windows 8, and says his company must look beyond Microsoft and build its smartphone portfolio if it is to succeed.

Monday, 28 Jan 2013

Google+ Surpasses Twitter as Second Most Popular Social Network

Google+ Surpasses Twitter as Second Most Popular Social Network

In the final quarter of 2012, Google+ became the second most popular social media on the Internet, just slightly behind Facebook. In third place was Youtube, another Google product, while Twitter was in fourth place.

Thursday, 24 Jan 2013

Google Slides Gets Offline Editing Feature

Google Slides Gets Offline Editing Feature

Google has been adding offline capabilities to their web office suite, and the latest to get this much needed feature is Google Slides. Now users can create, edit, and present Google Slides presentations without requiring an Internet connection.

Tuesday, 22 Jan 2013

Quad-Core Nexus 10 Featuring 8-Core GPU Launching at MWC 2013?

Quad-Core Nexus 10 Featuring 8-Core GPU Launching at MWC 2013?

Google may be releasing a refreshed version of the Nexus 10 at MWC 2013.

Monday, 24 Dec 2012

Google and Motorola Collaborating on

Google and Motorola Collaborating on "X" Mobile Devices

Google and Motorola are said to be working on a "X" phone and "X" tablet which is due to be released in 2013.

Tuesday, 18 Dec 2012

Google Executive Proves His Identity Online Using Bread

Google Executive Proves His Identity Online Using Bread

Doubtful of his claims, a senior Google executive recently had to use a loaf of bread to prove his identity online in a car forum.

Monday, 17 Dec 2012

Renowned Futurist Ray Kurzweil Joins Google

Renowned Futurist Ray Kurzweil Joins Google

Renowned futurist, social scientist and inventor Ray Kurzweil is hired as Google's Director of Engineering. Google has not officially confirmed Kurzweil's appointment but the inventor made an announcement of this recent development on his own blog.

Google Dropping Support for Microsoft's Exchange ActiveSync

Google Dropping Support for Microsoft's Exchange ActiveSync

On 30 January 2013, Google will be dropping consumer support for Microsoft's Exchange ActiveSync protocol for new devices. Chalk up another casualty of the mobile wars.

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