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Google Domains

Google has a lot of services that help small businesses: from Google Apps to AdWords, Google Maps, Google+ and Google Analytics. When you get started with Google Apps, you need enter your domain address and you can either use an existing...Show More Summary

Huge Titles in Google Mobile Search

Google's mobile search interface has a new feature that makes titles bigger for search results that have sitelinks. For example, when searching for [amazon prime], the title of the top result is so big that it can't even be fully displayed, even if it doesn't have so many characters: " Amazon Prime (One Year Membership)". Show More Summary

Tables in Google Knowledge Graph Cards

Google's Knowledge Graph cards sometimes include tables extracted from web pages. For example, when searching for [fl food stamp number], Google shows the phone number of the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program office from Florida. Show More Summary

Celebrating Pride, Google Style

This June and throughout 2014, Google is thrilled to be celebrating Pride with the world in 35+ offices globally. With the ever increasing international focus on the LGBT community (searches for LGBT-related terms on Google have increased...Show More Summary

Through the Google lens: search trends Jun 13-19

The World Cup is well underway and people are searching for every match highlight and replay. Read on to learn what was trending on Google this past week. There’s football … and then there’s everything elseThe Internet is still gobbling...Show More Summary

Delete Google Drive Files From the Editor

You can now delete Google Drive files without leaving the editor. Open a document, spreadsheet, form, presentation or drawing, go to the File menu and click "Move to trash". You'll see this dialog: "File has been moved to trash. To access this file, take it out of the trash. Show More Summary

Things you love are Made with Code

Miral is a hip hop dancer and choreographer who lights up stages across the country. Danielle is a cinematographer at Pixar, helping to bring beloved characters like Nemo and Merida to life. Erica is a humanitarian fighting malaria around the world.These are all women with cool, amazing jobs. Show More Summary

Hangouts Integration in Google Search

Some of the phone numbers from Google's Knowledge Graph cards are now linked and open Google Hangouts. When you search for a local business, Google usually displays the phone number next to the address. Click the phone number and you...Show More Summary

Chromecast Support for YouTube Live Streams

Chromecast is now even more useful: you can watch YouTube's live streams. This should work in YouTube's mobile apps and in Chrome for Android.Here's a screenshot from YouTube's app for Android: "With Chromecast available in 18 countries and YouTube live streams happening on the regular, we wanted to share one of our favorite ways to use Chromecast. Show More Summary

Camera Search Links in Google+ Photos

Last year, I mentioned that you can search by camera in Google+ Photos. I tried searches like #canon, #iphone5s and they worked. Since then, Google added some search links to the photo viewer. When you open one of your photos, some of...Show More Summary

How to Download Auto Awesome Photos

Auto Awesome is one of the best features of Google+ Photos. It's a good reason to upload your photos to Google+ instead of choosing a different service: you get something in return. Auto Awesome photos and videos use your photos and videos to create something new. Show More Summary

GTAC 2014: Call for Proposals & Attendance

Posted by Anthony Vallone on behalf of the GTAC CommitteeThe application process is now open for presentation proposals and attendance for GTAC (Google Test Automation Conference) (see initial announcement) to be held at the Google Kirkland...Show More Summary

Google Keep's Debug Tools

Google Keep for the desktop shows an interesting feature in the menu: a "debug tools" section with a single item: "show client log". Google Keep opens a dialog that shows some information about your notes, some details about "upsync", "downsync", preloaded chunks and app init. Show More Summary

Google Account History

Google Settings page has a new section called "account history". The section shows some links that let you manage Google search history, Google location history, YouTube search history and video history (the videos you've watched). Google also includes "pause" buttons for all the 4 data streams. Show More Summary

Feeling Lucky in Google Flight Search

A few days ago, Google Flight Search added some really cool features that help you find destinations you may enjoy. Pick one or more airports and Google shows a list of recommendations. You can expand the map and "enter a full-screen exploring experience". Show More Summary

Startup Tips From a Former Googler

Thomas Korte worked at Google for almost 9 years and he's now running AngelPad, a startup incubator. Thomas shared some of the things he learned at Google and could be useful for a startup: hire great people hire for the company, not...Show More Summary

Google Contacts Shortcut

If you want to quickly open Gmail's address book, you can bookmark or type the URL in the address bar. Another option is to add a shortcut to the standalone Google Contacts page in Google's app launcher:1. go to and sign in2. Show More Summary

Gay Google (2014)

Just like last year, the year before and in fact every year since 2008, Google shows some special decorations when searching for [gay], [lgbt], [lesbian], [transgender], [queer] and other queries that include these words. It's the LGBT Pride Month and Google made the search navigation menu more colorful. Show More Summary

Google Shows Step-by-Step Instructions

I mentioned a few months ago that Google now answers complicated questions. Depending on your query, you might see a long answer obtained from a web page. Google's answers also include lists. Here are some examples from a Gmail support...Show More Summary

Through the Google lens: search trends June 6-12

All eyes were on Brazil this week, and searches were not far behind. Here’s a look at what’s trending on Google, from the football pitch to the political battlefield.Football feverThe World Cup kicked off yesterday, and it’s safe to say that it’s on pretty much everyone’s minds. Show More Summary

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