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Google and Facebook under fire from German media CEO.

Mathias Dopfner, the chief executive of Axel Springer, one of Europe’s largest media companies has strongly criticized Google in an open letter published in a German newspaper. The letter came as a response to a column by Google’s executive chairman Eric Schmidt. Schmidt wrote about the rocky relationship that his ...

Google Glass Styles

Google Glass is slowly gaining momentum after going on a one day sale on April 15th. The Glass which costs $1,500 is one of the most trending wearable gadgets of 2014, prior it’s unknown official launch which is still scheduled for 2014. As people went to purchase Google Glass on ...

Google’s project Ara, the build-it yourself smartphone.

Project Ara is Google’s path to develop a low cost high modular smartphone that will come with loads of customization options.  The project is aimed at bringing an open hardware platform to the consumer at a low price, $50 to be precise. On the build up to its eventual release, ...

Google finally decides to split its stock

The split officially went into effect on Thursday; this is almost two years after the company first proposed the move to shareholders. To add to the stock split, Google will also introduce a new category, Class C stocks, which will trade under the GOOG ticker, with no voting power for ...



No more deceptive Ads on Android under New Google Play Policies

Google(GOOG) just tightened restrictions on the acceptable behaviour of Android apps distributed through the Play store, narrowing promotional design, forcing in-app payments to be made clearer, and widening the definition of spyware to catch abuse. The new rules in place say that apps published on Google Play may not directly ...


Facebook aims to launch drones, with the aim of lowering net cost.

Facebook is in the works of yet another ambitious project, this time aiming to connect the two-thirds of the world that has no net access. The ambitious part is how they plan to do it, with drones, satellites and lasers apparently. The move was announced on social media by founder ...