Articles tagged with: Google

Google Releases API for its goo.gl URL Shortener

Google Releases API for its goo.gl URL Shortener

There are several URL shorteners available, one of which is Bit.ly and another is goo.gl amongst several others. Goo.gl is reportedly the fastest and most reliable, according to a study by WatchMouse and also by Pingdom.
There is good news in that Google has also released an API for this URL-shortening …

Google Goggles Faster and Smarter than Ever Before; Can Even Solve Sudoku

Google Goggles Faster and Smarter than Ever Before; Can Even Solve Sudoku

Google’s Android needs no introduction and its mobile apps are a connoisseur’s delight. One of its worthwhile developments is Goggles. Point your mobile with Goggles within it and the app will try to figure what it is looking at and will do so quite successfully in most of the cases. …

Google Launches Google Engage Program; Provides Free Training on Products like Analytics, Google Places

Google Launches Google Engage Program; Provides Free Training on Products like Analytics, Google Places

The world has become a smaller place and marketing guys have to cast their nets far and wide not only to progress but also to maintain their standing among peers. Involved in the marketing process are advertising and marketing agencies, webmasters and web developers and individuals or small businesses that …

Upcoming Motorola’s Honeycomb Verizon Tablet Leaked; Device may be Named Stingray

Upcoming Motorola’s Honeycomb Verizon Tablet Leaked; Device may be Named Stingray

Just recently Google’s Andy Rubin gave a demo of an Android Honeycomb OS based tablet from Motorola at All Things Digital. There are blurry shots of this device circulating all over the net, apparently leaked by a W N Russel, which shows the device with a Verizon logo and the …

Google Launches eBookstore in US; Amazon Opens Kindle Books to the Web

Google Launches eBookstore in US; Amazon Opens Kindle Books to the Web

The launch of Google’s electronic bookstore was much-anticipated, and it’s finally arrived. Google eBooks will be available now in the US from a new Google eBookstore that will allow users to read as well as buy e-books. Because it’s Google, you can rest assured of ebooks from most major publishers, …

Samsung, Google Unveil Nexus S Powered by Android 2.3; To be Available in US & UK Next Week

Samsung, Google Unveil Nexus S Powered by Android 2.3; To be Available in US & UK Next Week

Samsung and Google have finally announced the much-awaited Nexus S. Yes, just like that — no building up to the announcement or further hype created ahead of the announcement. As expected, the new handset comes toting Google’s swanky new Android 2.3 platform, code-named Gingerbread. So, one can expect some powerful …

Oversight or Deliberate? Gmail Contact Imports From Friend Finder Ends at Facebook

Oversight or Deliberate? Gmail Contact Imports From Friend Finder Ends at Facebook

Google and Facebook have millions of followers and till now it was a happy situation with Facebook users being able to send invites to Gmail and google account holders from their Friend Finder Feature. This was indeed a truly user-friendly feature in regular use by millions to invite not just …

It’s Finally Official: Apple Finally Brings Google Voice App to iPhone

It’s Finally Official: Apple Finally Brings Google Voice App to iPhone

Apple has finally brought the Google Voice application to the iPhone. After having to cut some slack in the rules and regulations for the kind of applications that could be available through the App Store, there are a number of developers, including Google, who have taken the opportunity to resubmit …

Acer Unveils Ferrari-themed Liquid Android Phone; Only 200,000 units to be Manufactured

Acer Unveils Ferrari-themed Liquid Android Phone; Only 200,000 units to be Manufactured

If you are a Ferrari fan, Acer has a smartphone just for you. For the company has joined hands with the Italian sports car manufacturer to unveil the new device that is reported to be based on Google’s Android 2.1 (Eclair) OS. However, we don’t know whether the handset is …

Google CEO Gives a Glimpse of ‘Nexus S’, Takes No Names, Mentions Gingerbread Too

Google CEO Gives a Glimpse of ‘Nexus S’, Takes No Names, Mentions Gingerbread Too

It seems like Google CEO, Eric Schmidt, might have annoyed Samsung a little by revealing the device at the Web 2.0 Summit. For, if rumors are to be believed, Samsung is busy fixing some manufacturing issues and is not prepared to unveil the device just yet. It was expected that …