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Google: We are only looking for Child Pornography

Google isn’t searching your emails for other crimes, the company told Business Insider, even though a registered sex offender was recently arrested after Google tipped off authorities to alleged child pornography images in the mans email. Google also purports that it cannot mistake an innocent photo for an illegal one, ...

Google finally seals deal to buy game streaming service Twitch

If reports from VentureBeat are anything to go buy, Google has finalized the purchase of the popular game streaming service, Twitch. VentureBeat’s source has revealed that the deal was completed for $1 billion, and that Twitch would now join YouTube. Further reports indicate that Google intends to add other forms ...

Google Maps update takes on Foursquare and Yelp

Google has taken on Foursquare and Yelp with the explore feature released in the Google Maps update this week. The update was first released on iOS and late yesterday it came to Android. With the new update you can explore new places in your local area by tapping on the ...

Google Tuned Out: Fails to buy Spotify

Google tried to buy Spotify but it could not stomach the price. The whooping price tag made Google to back last year as it was closing in on the deal. The WSJ cited an unnamed source as saying that the sweden-based Spotify was asking for $10 Billion in its latest ...


Former Ford CEO Alan Mulally joins Google’s Board of Directors

Alan brings a wealth of proven business and technology leadership experience. I am so pleased that Alan is now joining Google’s board! That was the message that Google CEO, Larry Page, steadfastly premiered as he announced the addition of Alan Mulally, former Ford CEO, to their board. Allan Mullaly was the subject of ...


Interact with notifications on your lock screen – GoogleIO2014

Not that notifications really needed an upgrade because as far as we have come, KitKat handles notifications very superbly. However, with Google there is always room for improvement. The latest is that you can interact with your notifications right from your lock screen. The new update enables you to swipe ...