Tag Archives: Google

Google+ hits 500 million accounts

Google Logo Google+ now has half a billion members, so the search engine turned web socialite announced on its blog page. Although, of course, that isn’t really the full story of how many.. more
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Google Nexus 4 sells out again

nexus-4 Google’s popular Nexus 4 smartphone went back on sale last night, but sadly sold out pretty much straight away – again. Yes, when the handset first went on sale last month,.. more
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Jelly Bean now on 7% of Android devices

Android Logo Jelly Bean has reached almost 7 per cent of Android devices, according to the latest stats from Google’s Android developers’ website. That’s a marked jump from a month ago, when Jelly.. more
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Google doodles St Andrew’s Day

Google has put up a doodle in recognition of St Andrew’s Day. St Andrew is the patron saint of Scotland, and today is a bank holiday in Scotland, if not a fully recognised one – given that banks aren’t required to close, and employers aren’t.. more
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Microsoft is producing Google specs rival

As you may recall earlier this year, Google unveiled its Project Glass augmented reality (AR) glasses hardware, and Microsoft has a similar project on the boil according to a patent which has recently come to light. Apple is also developing its own AR goggles, or.. more
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Android 4.2 skips December

A peculiar bug has emerged in the latest version 4.2 of Android, Jelly Bean, which means that users can’t add birthdays or anniversaries for the month of December. In fact, the entirety of next month is missing from the stock Android Contacts app for Jelly.. more
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Google readies iPhone Maps app

Google is apparently readying a Maps app for the iPhone, which it will soon be submitting to the Apple App Store for approval. Before iOS 6, Google was the default mapping system on the iPhone – but with the launch if the iPhone 5, Apple.. more
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Google Play launches Music in UK

The Music section of the Google Play store is now live in the UK, so you can snag albums as well as movies, books and apps on the store. Songs have been available for quite some time in the US, but evidently it took a.. more
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Google Nexus devices sell out

Google has begun selling its new Nexus 4 smartphone and Nexus 10 tablet in the UK, and both are flying off the shelves to the point of stock drying up on the Play store. Both the 8GB and 16GB versions of the Nexus 4 phone.. more
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Google doodle celebrates Bram Stoker’s 165th

Google has posted up another of its famous doodles, this one in celebration of the 165th anniversary of Bram Stoker. Stoker was of course most famous for his creation Dracula, a novel written in epistolary form, in other words as a series of letters and.. more
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