Category Archives: Google developments

Google to Launch Music Download Service in 2 Weeks

Google’s long-rumored music download service could launch within the next two weeks. The music store will be an add-on to Google Music Beta, a free service that lets users upload and manage their existing music library in the cloud. Like Apple’s iTunes service, songs will … Continue reading

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Google reportedly considering bid to acquire Yahoo

Following recent reports that Microsoft was interested in a bid, troubled Yahoo could have another potential buyer in the form of Google. The Wall Street Journal reports today that Google has been in discussions with at least two private equity firms about … Continue reading

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Search Through All The Data On Gmail, Google Apps & Twitter With CloudMagic

CloudMagic as the name implies, is all about the services on the cloud. The magic is that it is a super-fast way to search across multiple services – Twitter, Gmail, Google Apps Email, Google Docs, Calendar, and Contacts. Plus, CloudMagic … Continue reading

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Video preview of Gmail redesign leaked

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Google TV 2.0: Will the UK finally get it on 8 November?

Google TV,  Android 3.1 update for Google TV, bringing with it support for regular mobile Android apps, would be coming in the next few weeks time on the 8th November. The service, which integrates search and apps along with on-demand … Continue reading

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Google to finally shut down Google Buzz

Today, in a blog post, Google announced it will be shutting down Google Buzz in a few week’s time. Google says it will be shutting down Buzz and the Buzz API to focus on Google+, where users will be able to … Continue reading

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Is Picasa about to officially become Google+ Photos?

It would appear that Google’s impending move to phase out Picasa and fold it further into the Google+ suite of tools is around the corner. As the blog Google Operating System points out the Photo link in the Google’s navigation bar no … Continue reading

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Google Nexus Prime launch ‘sooner than you think’

Samsung looks likely to be launching the Google Nexus Prime, the first Ice Cream Sandwich-toting phone, in the near future according to the UK sales director. Andrew Glass (from Samsung) let slip that the new phone was in the offing to T3: "You … Continue reading

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Google Books arrives in the UK

Google has finally brought its efforts to muscle in on the digital books market to the UK. Google Books is now officially available to British customers, with the company also pushing out the accompanying Android app. You'll need a Google-powered … Continue reading

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Google Earth hits 1 Billion downloads

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