A Google Street View vehicle collects imagery for Google Maps while driving down a street in Calais, northern France, on July 29, 2015. AFP PHOTO / PHILIPPE HUGUEN (Photo credit should read PHILIPPE HUGUEN/AFP/Getty Images) For many years now, IT conferences around the world have had keynote speakers asking why Enterprise [...]
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Waiting in line is often an annoying, but unavoidable aspect of everyday life: grabbing lunch, picking up a prescription, cashing a check, just to name a few. Now instead of just telling you how much time it will take to drive from one place to the other, Google has used its skills (all that data it collects) to create a … [More]
Google+ Photos has a few search filters that are pretty useful. You can find them if you click the small arrow from the search box: Auto Backup, Hangouts, Google Drive, Posts, Auto Awesome, Videos and more. The nice thing is that most of them are also available in Google Photos. Show More Summary
Tech companies like Google and Apple seem like they're trying to do just about everything, from helping you watch cat videos to driving your car for you. Soon, they may also help you protect your house from burglars. According to a note...Show More Summary
In a report released today, it was found that scammers had used Gmail to send emails designed to fool users into visiting a bogus Web site hosted on Google’s own servers.
by Angela Guess Chris Preimesberger recently wrote for eWeek, “Eight to 10 years ago, when NoSQL pioneers first deployed them, their use was limited to Internet-age companies such as Google, Amazon, Facebook and LinkedIn. Now, a variety...Show More Summary
There are some strange things going on in the stock market that have investors worried. On one end, we have a small handful of companies driving stock market gains. The Wall Street Journal, using data from JonesTrading, reported on Sunday...Show More Summary
Ready to up your research game when it comes to e-books? Now you can sync your notations from Play Books into a document on Google Drive.
In case you tend to switch your mobile phones frequently, then it becomes a nightmare to lose all your WhatsApp messages. Or incase you are using WhatsApp for professional chats with your customer/vendor/employees, and wish to use some data from the messages, then there is no other option besides manually copying the messages word-by-word. Show More Summary
One of Google’s self-driving cars was recently involved in an accident, and the company has released a video showing what the crash looked like from the car’s perspective. It’s clear that Google’s car was not at fault — in fact, this accident demonstrates pretty clearly the danger of letting distracted humans drive. Show More Summary
Google’s Mongolian Street View driver has the coolest job in the world: driving around the country in a 4×4, documenting its beautiful national parks and cities. Sometimes it gets even cooler, like when they jump on a horse and rideShow More Summary
Google and Microsoft should be mortal enemies, right? After all, in the world of office productivity, Microsoft's Office suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint and the rest) has been the dominant program for a generation, despite challenges from Google. The competition is much more robust when it comes to consumer cloud......
Leading today’s stories is a post from VentureBeat, reporting on the new Google Drive plugin for Microsoft Office. It is an interesting idea from Google to get people into Drive and maybe editing their documents in Google Apps instead. Another big story comes from Wired, where they report on how hackers were able to remotely […]
Tesla and Google aren’t the only companies aggressively exploring autonomous driving technologies. Earlier this week, a simulated 32 acre city opened up on the University of Michigan’s Ann Arbor campus. The fake city, so to speak, was developed in conjunction with automakers, a slew of tech companies, and the Michigan Department of Transportation. Show More Summary
Google today announced the new Google Drive plug-in. People using Office for Windows can now open their Word, Excel and PowerPoint documents stored in Google Drive, then save any changes back to Google Drive once they’re done. If you’re working on a document, spreadsheet or presentation that’s on your computer, you can also save that […]
The folks over at Google have a knack of making their apps and services feel as though they are an indispensable part of computing life. After all, how many of us are able to say that we would be all right without Gmail? I am also quite...Show More Summary
Google would undoubtedly prefer you used Docs, but if you’ve got Word, Excel or Powerpoint files stored in your Google drive, a simple plug-in now allows you to edit them on the go. More »
If you prefer to use Office but would rather stick with Google Drive for your cloud services, the Search Giant has a solution that will make your workflow much more seamless.