ByMihir Mehta: If we were to think of a company that has the ability and enthusiasm to pursue moon-shot ideas and execute on them, then the instant name that would pop up in our minds would be Google (GOOG). This internet search giant has diversified and transformed itself into a behemoth that reaches and appeals to almost every aspect of human life. Show More Summary
Locaid launches first multi-state poker pact API. Google Wallet Instant Buy API makes your wallet...lighter. Plus: Parasoft enhances mobile API testing, and Google and Intel release x86 emulator with Google APIs.
Born from the brief union between Google and Motorola, the Moto X bears several unique features worthy of both names, including instant activation when removed from a pocket and constant attention to voice commands. Two shakes of the handset brings up the Moto X's simplified camera interface, which is where we come in. Show More Summary
Now there’s really no shortage of instant messaging services, apart from the ones built by third party developers, major vendors such as Apple, Google and BlackBerry have their own messaging services. However since last year when word...Show More Summary
Google Hangouts, the combination instant messaging (IM), video, audio, and VoIP calling app for iPhone and iPad, has been updated to version 2.0. That means an iOS 7 make-over, iPad optimization, 10-second audio recordings, and mostShow More Summary
Instant Messaging (IM) — and the notifications that come with them — are horribly fragmented. iPhone users have iMessage built-in, but if you use Facebook then you likely also have Facebook Messenger, if you use Google you likely also...Show More Summary
We guess everyone has heard by now that Facebook will be acquiring WhatsApp, the popular instant messaging app, for a cool $19 billion. However it seems that Facebook was not alone in their bid for WhatsApp as our previous report had also suggested that Google expressed their interest as well. Show More Summary
What do you get when you cross Facebook, Google Hangouts and Skype? IMO.IM, that’s what! On Monday, IMO launched a newly designed interface that takes its former multiprotocol instant messenger app and completely overhauls it – now adding both video and voice calling functionality. Show More Summary
Google “Damian Lillard chip on shoulder," and you’ll be instantly inundated with pages upon pages of articles, interviews and other ephemera detailing the fiery Portland Trail Blazers point guard’s years-long quest to drown out the doubters and halt the haters. You’d think the history would’ ve been rewritten by now. Show More Summary
"Dossiers are this power tool that world and business leaders get and our goal is to democratize this," cofounder and CEO Bhavin Shah said in an interview.
When Google+ first debuted in summer 2011, the feature most lauded was its free, multi-person video conferences called Hangouts. Their usefulness in holding virtual face-to-face meetings was instantly obvious, and several businessesShow More Summary
W?th?ut ? doubt, social media h?? transformed the way real estate professionals connect and engage with homebuyers and sellers. Fr?m Google+, to Facebook, Twitter, ?nd LinkedIn, social media m?k?? ?t easy to promote your local business while creating awareness through increased exposure. Show More Summary
Find out instantly how well your Internet service provider delivers videos, with Google's new Video Quality Report. The post Is Your Internet Connection Quick Enough For YouTube? Google Can Tell You Now. appeared first on Lifehack.
(Credit: Google Images) This is some unexpected good news: WASHINGTON—Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid broke publicly with the White House Wednesday on trade policy, instantly imperiling two major international trade deals and punching...Show More Summary
Google has added the Top Gear track to Google Street View (via 9to5Google), which fans of the UK automotive show will recognize instantly. You could sort of experience driving it from the cockpit camera footage the program itself uses,...Show More Summary
A firefighter who can also develop apps is one of the early Google Glass Explorers. He's working on software for Google's wearable display to help save lives during a fire and it's like something out of The Matrix: Instant information on demand.
Google is making Google Play movies and television shows available for iOS devices, much like Amazon's Instant Video service. Through the iOS application, Google customers can view content but cannot purchase items, only because Apple would get a percentage of each sale. Instead, customers are linked back to Google's Play Store to purchase items.
Don't forget to change your email privacy settings. In the age of instant communication, it's apparent that email is growing to be a despised method of correspondence. People see it as a chore, spending far too much time tending to their inboxes. Show More Summary
When you look up something on Google, you'll notice that the search engine tries to predict your quest by filling it in through autocomplete, which is based on technical and complex algorithms that are designed to determine what a user is trying to find. Show More Summary
App only compatible with Kindle Fire tablets Coming up on exactly one year after its release on Google Play, Verizon's Redbox Instant streaming app is now available for the Kindle Fire. If you're not quite familiar with Redbox Instant,...Show More Summary