Tech — Google

Tech — Google

  • Google Earth Spots Unidentified Structures In China's Gobi Desert

    Vast, unidentified, huge structures have been spotted by satellites in the barren Gobi desert, raising questions about what China might be building in a region... Read more

    The 16 november 2011 by   Gerard
    SOCIETY, CULTURE, CURRENT
  • Google+ Launches Pages

    After all the time we have waited, brand pages on Google+ have finally arrived. And they are a really easy to create. The tough part will probably be providing... Read more

    The 16 november 2011 by   Jesusmsanchezl
    SOCIAL MEDIA, TECH
  • Have You Checked Your Google Page Rank?

    Someone asked me yesterday what is Google Page Rank? Google ranks websites on the web by many factors from 0-10. The page rank was invented by Larry Page when h... Read more

    The 12 november 2011 by   Lisa
    SOCIAL MEDIA, TECH, SELF EXPRESSION
  • How to Create a Google+ Page: It's Easy!

    After all the talk about brand pages on Google+, they are finally here. And they are a cinch to create. The tough part will probably be everything else... Read more

    The 09 november 2011 by   Alizasherman
    SOCIAL MEDIA, TECH
  • How Will You Use Google+ Pages?

    Yesterday Google announced their pages for businesses. I hesitated at first for 2 reasons; one another thing to monitor and two; there are 5 choices of how to... Read more

    The 08 november 2011 by   Lisa
    SOCIAL MEDIA, TECH, SELF EXPRESSION
  • Google Doodle Commemorates Marie Curie On 144th Birth Anniversary

    Today Google pays tribute to physicist–chemist Marie Curie on her 144th birth anniversary with a doodle that showed her sitting amongst her laboratory apparatus... Read more

    The 07 november 2011 by   Gerard
    TECH
  • Google’s ‘do a Barrel Roll’ Sends the ‘net into a Spin

    Type ‘do a barrel roll’ into Google, and you might just get a big surprise… Read more

    The 04 november 2011 by   Periscope
    SOCIETY, TECH, CURRENT
  • Google Street View Expands Park Views

    Google has expanded its Street View technology to include more parks. The parks were scouted with the so-called Street View tricycle, which, like the cars that... Read more

    The 02 november 2011 by   Gerard
    TECH
  • Google Conceals Keyword Source of Traffic

    In order for businesses to be competitive today, they need to have an online presence that spans everything from social media to marketing to search engine... Read more

    The 01 november 2011 by   Waxgirl333
    SOCIAL MEDIA
  • Google+ Now Available for Google App Users

    Google’s social networking site ‘Google+‘ had one major issue, Google App users weren’t allowed to sign up or join the service anyhow,... Read more

    The 28 october 2011 by   Tftb
    TECH
  • Google and Samsung Release Ice Cream Sandwich and Galaxy Nexus. Is This the...

    Android - keeping up? Photo credit: Saad Irfan http://flic.kr/p/8SLo4d With all the hype surrounding Apple, Steve Jobs and the iPhone, it’s easy to forget that... Read more

    The 20 october 2011 by   Periscope
    TECH, GADGETS
  • Google Nexus Prime: Details, Pics and More

    The Google Nexus Prime is here!. Yesterday, it was officially announced in that Hong Kong event.Samsung Galaxy Nexus or Nexus Prime, is the first device which... Read more

    The 19 october 2011 by   Jesusmsanchezl
    TECH
  • Smashing Google: Steve Yegge’s Google Platforms Rant

    TweetThis is one of those posts that you see at first and you don’t want to read. But the truth is that is completely full of knowledge. Steve Yegge, an... Read more

    The 17 october 2011 by   Jesusmsanchezl
    TECH, RANTS N' RAVES
  • Google+ Traffic Dwindles After Initial Surge, Will the New Social Network Tank?

    Enthusiasm is waning for Google Plus, Google's answer to Facebook, a new report claims. But is it all bad news for the latest social media site? Read more

    The 11 october 2011 by   Periscope
    SOCIAL MEDIA, SOCIETY, TECH, CURRENT
  • Google Earth Downloaded More Than One Billion Times

    According to the official Google Blog, Google Earth has been downloaded more than 1 billion times since its launch in 2005. Keyhole Inc. Read more

    The 10 october 2011 by   Gerard
    TECH
  • My Dilemma with Google: Innovation VS Privacy

    Google is a force to be reckoned with in this new universe called the Internet. They are everywhere, they do everything and when you thought that was all... Read more

    The 09 october 2011 by   George
    MARKETING & ADVERTISING, TECH
  • Embed Google Docs into WordPress: Social Media Lesson #7

    We will use Google Docs to manage our group projects online. It is easy to embed your Google Docs: spreadsheets, documents, forms, and presentations into your... Read more

    The 04 october 2011 by   Socialmediaevie
    SOCIAL MEDIA, TECH
  • Google Maps: Preview Your Route In 3D

    Getting directions is one of the most popular features on Google Maps, whether it be for driving, walking, biking or transit. Yesterday Google Maps launched a... Read more

    The 04 october 2011 by   Gerard
    TECH, GADGETS
  • Make A Google Analytics Exclude Visit Cookie For Blogger

    One of the problems with Google Analytics is it will track your visits to your website or blog. This is not a big problem if you are having hundreds or thousand... Read more

    The 04 october 2011 by   Chillpete
    SOCIAL MEDIA, TECH
  • Google Analytics Premium: Powerful, Flexible and with Google Support

    Last week was announced the launch of the paid version of Google Analytics: Google Analytics Premium. Primarily, this is a product developed by and for companie... Read more

    The 03 october 2011 by   Jesusmsanchezl
    TECH
  • Google+ Cool New Features

    Google+ has been very active since they opened to everybody.The features that Google+ has are pretty easy to use and they are constantly upgrading it and... Read more

    The 03 october 2011 by   Jesusmsanchezl
    TECH
  • Google Invests Big in the Green Energy Revolution

    Last week, Google announced a $75 million “initial investment” in San Francisco-based Clean Power Financethat will help as many as 3,000 homeowners secure... Read more

    The 03 october 2011 by   2ndgreenrevolution
    ENVIRONMENT, ECO-LIVING, TECH
  • Google+

    WOW everyday i log on it keeps getting better and better: the way the layout looks, the way the interaction applys to everything you do, the circles are just... Read more

    The 29 september 2011 by   Kvlog101
    TECH, SELF EXPRESSION
  • Modern Persian Rugs Using Google Earth @odditycentral.com

    Designer Creates Modern Persian Rugs Using Google Earth: Hanauer first began working on his “Worldwide Carpets” project in 2008, after finding himself fascinate... Read more

    The 28 september 2011 by   Dotpattern
    CULTURE, HOME
  • Google Celebrates 13th Birthday

    What better way for Google to mark its 13th birthday than with one of its own Google Doodles? Google began in January 1996 as a research project by Larry Page... Read more

    The 27 september 2011 by   Gerard
    TECH
  • Google's Birthday

    Did you know it's Google's Birthday today - September 27? You can see their birthday doodles through the years here. How old is Google today? Any guesses how ol... Read more

    The 27 september 2011 by   Lisa
    TECH, SELF EXPRESSION
  • Is Google Changing The Way We Think?

    Is Google making us stupid or is it in fact an extension of our knowledge. ‘Google and Memory’ is an infographic by onlinecolleges.net that compiles data... Read more

    The 23 september 2011 by   Utpalpande
    TECH, SCIENCE
  • Google+ is It the New Facebook?

    The social networks have grown over the past few years and now Google have offered up their option on a big silver plate with extra side orders... Read more

    The 21 september 2011 by   Kvlog101
    TECH, SELF EXPRESSION
  • Clash of the Titans: Google+ v. Facebook

    Google+ = the future? The gauntlet is thrown down, the gloves are off; the two mighty leviathans of the internet are facing up to each other in a battle... Read more

    The 21 september 2011 by   Periscope
    SOCIAL MEDIA, CURRENT, TECH
  • Google Wallet: Will Phones Replace Wallets?

    Is the bulging wallet soon to be a thing of the past? Photo credit: Shareski Google wants to turn your mobile phone into a wallet. Well, that’s the plan... Read more

    The 20 september 2011 by   Periscope
    SOCIETY, TECH, CURRENT
  • Are Your Product Feeds Google Ready?

    If you have a website and are selling products Google is changing their requirements for product feeds September 22nd, 2011. If you are not familiar what a... Read more

    The 17 september 2011 by   Lisa
    TECH, SELF EXPRESSION
  • Google+ APIs Released

    Google does care about developers, and has unveiled the first APIs for Google+ platform. This means developers would soon start developing Apps which would... Read more

    The 15 september 2011 by   Tftb
    TECH
  • Facebook Creates Google+ Like Circles For You

    Facebook rolls out ‘Smart Lists’ which essentially determines your real friends on Facebook. Depending on your conversations and frequent... Read more

    The 11 september 2011 by   Tftb
    SOCIAL MEDIA, TECH
  • Google and Energy Usage

    Opening a window into the huge amounts of electricity it takes to run their data centers in countries all around the world, the search giant recently disclosed... Read more

    The 10 september 2011 by   2ndgreenrevolution
    ENVIRONMENT, ECO-LIVING, TECH
  • Google Gobbles up Restaurant-review Service Zagat

    What will Google do with Zagat, one of the world's most respected restaurant review services. Read more

    The 09 september 2011 by   Periscope
    SOCIETY, CURRENT, TECH, BUSINESS
  • Facebook Profits Soar: How Worried Should Google Be?

    Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg. Photo Credit: Scott Beale Watch out Google: Facebook is on the march. The social networking giant –whose... Read more

    The 08 september 2011 by   Periscope
    SOCIAL MEDIA, SOCIETY, TECH, CURRENT
  • Easiest Way To Import Facebook, Flickr, Photobucket And Instagram Photos to...

    We have seen various workarounds to get your photos from various sources to Google Plus. Those hacks are excellent but the problem is you need to spend time... Read more

    The 07 september 2011 by   Tftb
    TECH
  • Google Releases Offline Version for Gmail, Etc

    Google is working hard to improve its offline presence. Now you can access your email, documents and calendar anytime you want with a new web app. This move is... Read more

    The 06 september 2011 by   Jesusmsanchezl
    SOCIAL MEDIA, TECH
  • Install Google Plus App on iPad and iPod Touch

    Google+ App was under spotlight as all waited for Apple to approve it and get it in the AppStore, but the joy was short-lived at its launch. The App was only... Read more

    The 01 august 2011 by   Tftb
    TECH
  • Google Chrome is Second Most Popular UK Browser

    Google Chrome has become the UK's second most popular browser, but Internet Explorer clings on to the top spot. Read more

    The 01 august 2011 by   Periscope
    SOCIETY, TECH, CURRENT
  • Getting Even Googlier with Google+

    Source: xkcd.comPardon me, am I too late to be an early adopter of Google+?The service launched on June 28 in an invite-only “field testing” phase. Since then,... Read more

    The 29 july 2011 by   Fcarletti
    SOCIAL MEDIA, MEDIA, SOCIETY, TECH
  • How Will GOOGLE+ Affect Your Social Media Marketing Program?

    Have you jumped into Google+ yet? In just 3 weeks, more than 10 million people have. I think that they have a lot to prove since Google Wave and Google Buzz... Read more

    The 28 july 2011 by   Chrisbrown
    SOCIAL MEDIA, MARKETING & ADVERTISING, TECH, BUSINESS
  • Google Executives Are Exceptions Worth Emulating

    I tell entrepreneurs that Google was an “exception” to all the investment and startup rules, but I’ve always wondered what it takes to be an exception. Since... Read more

    The 28 july 2011 by   Martin Zwilling
    CAREER, BUSINESS
  • Is Google+ Really Better Than Facebook?

    I have been a die hard fan of Facebook from 2009 and it is the best place for me to "hangout" with my friends.But question arises is Google plus... Read more

    The 26 july 2011 by   Techsea360
    SOCIAL MEDIA, TECH
  • Google Toolbar Discontinued for Firefox 5+ Versions

    Google announced that they are going to cut the cord for Google Toolbar for Firefox 5 and newer versions. This step of discontinuing the most used toolbar on... Read more

    The 21 july 2011 by   Tftb
    TECH
  • Google+: Protecting Your Photo Ownership

    One of the most common issues with Facebook is its policy with photo ownership. Many people have been upset because once a picture is uploaded, they can no... Read more

    The 21 july 2011 by   Jesusmsanchezl
    TECH
  • Google+ Corporate Accounts

    Google+ is running out tests for their coporate accounts after many business applied to be part of it. Christian Oestlian announced in one of his posts that... Read more

    The 21 july 2011 by   Jesusmsanchezl
    TECH
  • Google+ App Fighting for iPhones

    It isn't that Much long That Google+ is launched its already on iPhone.Yes,i am talking about the all new Google+ iPhone app.Google+ is currently the top most... Read more

    The 21 july 2011 by   Techsea360
    TECH
  • Google+ App for iOS is Out!!!

    Google+ App is finally out This app seems to be only compatible with Compatible with iPhone 3G, iPhone 3GS, and iPhone 4. Requires iOS 4.0 or later. No iPad or... Read more

    The 19 july 2011 by   Tftb
    SOCIAL MEDIA, TECH
  • Tweet from Google Plus

    The earlier method of tweeting via Google Plus was a bit crude and a bit complicated, but as we wait for the Google+ API to reach developers these workarounds... Read more

    The 19 july 2011 by   Tftb
    TECH
  • Connecting Instagram and Google +

    Now that almost everyone has started using Google+ as a common social networking medium sharing in Circles is gonna get very common. We already covered how to... Read more

    The 16 july 2011 by   Tftb
    TECH
  • Google Docs Helps Mumbai After Blasts

    To help the fellow Mumbaikars after the recent bomb blast, a spreadsheet is being passed around which is filled with numbers and data needed to help people in... Read more

    The 13 july 2011 by   Tftb
    TECH
  • Business and Google Plus

    Google’s new social network Google + is becoming one of the fastest growing social networks ever. Currently in field testing as of today 7.12.11, business... Read more

    The 12 july 2011 by   Maria Snyder
    BUSINESS
  • Re-Post: What I Learn About You In A Few Quick Google Searches

    It’s not often that I abdicate and simply re-post someone else’s writing, but this blog post by Nathaniel Broughton said it all, and said it well. You should... Read more

    The 08 july 2011 by   Candacemoody
    CAREER, BUSINESS
  • Google + Wow

    When I heard about Google + my first reaction was, wow that’s brilliant! I immediately began to read articles and learn about it. Read more

    The 08 july 2011 by   Maria Snyder
    BUSINESS
  • Update Facebook/Twitter From Google+ ( No Extension Required )

    Google Plus is still in its primitive stage. Not all your friends are on Google+ yet, so many a times you do need to update your Facebook status. So what you... Read more

    The 07 july 2011 by   Tftb
    TECH
  • Import Your Instagram Photos to Google Plus

    As you now are on Google+ most of the time and since you already have started porting your photos from other services to Picasa. Read more

    The 07 july 2011 by   Tftb
    TECH
  • Google To Retire Blogger And Picasa Brands in Google+

    Say goodbye to the Picasa and Blogger names: Google intends to retire several non-Google name brands and rename them as Google products. Read more

    The 06 july 2011 by   Gerard
    SOCIAL MEDIA, TECH
  • Striking Back: Google+ Games

    The giant of web searches is going seriously on Social Networking. This time the people from Google has revealed something that I saw coming since I heard... Read more

    The 05 july 2011 by   Jesusmsanchezl
    TECH
  • Google+: How to Invite More Friends?

    Since the release of the Google+, many people has been crazy to get an invite. Today Google announced that the Invitations Server was shut down due to “Insane... Read more

    The 30 june 2011 by   Jesusmsanchezl
    TECH
  • Google+: First Impressions

    At long last!The new and amazing attempt of Google to move into social networks it’s here!! The first announcement was made in The Official Google blog.But... Read more

    The 29 june 2011 by   Jesusmsanchezl
    TECH
  • 13 Creative Google Logo Transformations

    In 1998, when Google founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin were headed to the Burning Man art festival, they designed a special logo featuring a simple stick... Read more

    The 28 june 2011 by   Gerard
    RANDOM, TECH, COMPUTING
  • How to Add Google “Friend Connect” to Your WordPress Blog

    When you start blogging, the first thing that you want is too know that your blog is being read and that people is willing to comment your posts. Read more

    The 27 june 2011 by   Jesusmsanchezl
    TECH
  • Google Page Rank Up Date

    Pump My Page Rank Well the Internet World has been ROCKED! The Google Page Rank update has occured…Kickstart must admint that we have felt a Page Rank update wa... Read more

    The 27 june 2011 by   Ginnydeaconelliott
    TECH, COMPUTING
  • Voice Search With Google Chrome

    You can now talk instead of type to search on Google All you need is Google Chrome 11 or higher and a built-in or attached microphone. It makes searching words... Read more

    The 23 june 2011 by   Gerard
    RANDOM, HUMOR
  • Looking Forward to the Google Chromebook

    The Google Chromebook is getting its official release on the 2 July.  It enters a computer and laptop market already dominated by Microsoft and Apple. What I’m... Read more

    The 20 june 2011 by   George
    MARKETING & ADVERTISING, TECH
  • How to Submit Your WordPress.com Blog’s Sitemap.xml to Google

    Hello,One of the biggest concerns when you start to blog is to be indexed by Google. But due to the limitations of wordpress.com, sometimes you see it far... Read more

    The 17 june 2011 by   Jesusmsanchezl
    TECH
  • Google Search By Image

    Now you can explore the web in an entirely new way by beginning your Google search with an image. Learn more about images on the web and your own photos. Read more

    The 16 june 2011 by   Gerard
    RANDOM, HUMOR
  • Google Panda Update – The Bear Strikes Again

    Hey all, So the word on the SEO street is Google are set to launch Panda the Second!  I’m sure this will send a  a sigh of relief throughout the... Read more

    The 15 june 2011 by   Ginnydeaconelliott
    SOCIAL MEDIA, TECH, COMPUTING
  • Google +1: Where Do I Check Mine?

    Hello, Since Google released the +1 button, we have been like kids in a candy store: click on the things we like. But many people ask themselves: WHERE THE... Read more

    The 10 june 2011 by   Jesusmsanchezl
    TECH
  • Marketing Your Website Around the Globe with Google Translate

    Is your company doing business in other languages? Or is the language barrier holding you back? You may want to consider adding a bit of code to your website... Read more

    The 09 june 2011 by   Chrisbrown
    MARKETING & ADVERTISING, BUSINESS
  • Les Paul Celebrated With Google Doodle Of Playable Guitar

    Les Paul (1915 - 2009), born Lester William Polsfuss, became a jazz and country guitarist. But his work as an innovator and inventor saw him create one of the... Read more

    The 09 june 2011 by   Gerard
    RANDOM, HUMOR, TECH, COMPUTING
  • Google Earth Driving Simulator

    Planning a road trip to somewhere you've never been, and wondering what the scenery would be like? Now you can find out with Google Earth Driving Simulator, a... Read more

    The 11 may 2011 by   Gerard
    RANDOM, HUMOR, TECH, COMPUTING
  • Google Named Most Reputable Company in U.S.

    Google has topped a list of the most reputable companies in the U.S., according to a Harris Interactive poll. Harris Interactive asked more than 30,000... Read more

    The 04 may 2011 by   Gerard
    SOCIAL MEDIA, RANDOM, HUMOR, TECH
  • Many Websites Look Like Zombies to Google Search

    A while back I emphasized how important is to have a company website these days (Publish Your Website Or Customers Won’t Find You). I should have added that a... Read more

    The 16 april 2011 by   Martin Zwilling
    SOCIAL MEDIA, TECH, COMPUTING
  • Fickle Friday – Google Goes Down as Costs Inflate

    Don’t get me wrong, we love Google long-term but we did short them as well as BIDU into Google earnings as we felt Google would disappoint enough to spook BIDU... Read more

    The 15 april 2011 by   Phil's Stock World
    ECONOMICS, BUSINESS
  • Beyond Bookmarking: Sharing Five Articles I Stumbled, Google-read and Stored

    One of the best aspects of living life digitally is being able to share what I read in a millisecond. I remember copying, faxing and mailing articles to clients... Read more

    The 12 april 2011 by   Mary Trigiani
    MARKETING & ADVERTISING, BUSINESS
  • Google Yourself to See How Other People See You

    The measure of an entrepreneur used to be the number of real friends claimed, but times have changed. Now the measure is how many hits one has on a Google name... Read more

    The 03 april 2011 by   Martin Zwilling
    CAREER, BUSINESS
  • Google Celebrates 119th Birthday Of The Sundae

    The origin of the term sundae is obscure. Various American localities have claimed to be the birthplace of the ice cream sundae. Read more

    The 03 april 2011 by   Gerard
    RANDOM, HUMOR
  • Lady Gaga Talks About Her Google Success and Much Much More In...

    Lady Gaga talks about her Google success and much much more in this 1 hour long video. We never really get to see the person and hear about the thinking behind... Read more

    The 25 march 2011 by   Lauramoodley
    MEDIA, CELEB, FASHION, LIFESTYLE, CULTURE, ENTERTAINMENT
  • 25 Things I Hate About Google, Revisited 5 Years Later

    Five years ago, Danny Sullivan of Search Engine Land (an online publication for the latest search news) wrote a story called '25 Things I Hate About Google.'... Read more

    The 20 march 2011 by   Gerard
    SOCIAL MEDIA, RANDOM, HUMOR, TECH
  • Google's 3D Version Of London - The Royal Wedding Route

    On April 29, the eyes of the world will focus on London for the royal wedding of Prince William and Catherine Elizabeth Middleton. Read more

    The 15 march 2011 by   Gerard
    SOCIETY, RANDOM, HUMOR
  • Google Responds to Japanese Earthquake

    Japan hit by 7th most powerful earthquake ever recorded Read more

    The 11 march 2011 by   Mregina
    SOCIETY, CHARITY
  • Gaga for Google

    This post is not a veiled attempt to ramp up my SEO by putting ”Gaga” in the title. I just happen to love alliteration a little too much for my own good. So, wh... Read more

    The 11 march 2011 by   Galegirl
    TECH
  • Distorted Bridges And Overlays From Google Earth

    Artist Clement Valla takes screenshots of distorted bridges in Google Earth. (via J-Walk Blog)The Read more

    The 09 march 2011 by   Gerard
    RANDOM, HUMOR
  • What The...?! Google is Your New Wedding Expert.

    Sometimes I think cynicism is one of my best qualities. Google launches a suite of wedding planning tools… reeeeeeeeeeeeally? Well ok – I suppose... Read more

    The 24 february 2011 by   Claire
    WEDDING, LIFESTYLE
  • Google Job Mania

    You think you’ve got problems! Google recently received 75,000 job applications in a single week. OK, they reckon to have 6000 vacancies coming up, but that’s... Read more

    The 04 february 2011 by   Markparkinson
    PSYCHOLOGY, BUSINESS
  • Can Google Predict Your Wedding Date?

    As February fast approaches and the sounds and sights of Valentine’s Day encourages us to follow our romantic side there will be those amongst us who, captured... Read more

    The 03 february 2011 by   Weddingblog2011
    WEDDING, LIFESTYLE