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Parker Higgins / Electronic Frontier Foundation:
Google Abandons Open Standards for Instant Messaging   —  In the midst of the major press blitz surrounding its annual I/O Conference, Google dropped some unfortunate news about its instant messaging plans.  In several places around the web, the company is replacing the existing “Talk” …
May 24, 2013, 7:15 AMIn context
Chris Sherman / Search Engine Land:
Are Search Engines Driving Libraries To Extinction?  Not Quite Yet   —  With today's instant anywhere-anytime access to Google, Bing and Wolfram Alpha, where searching for information takes scant heartbeats via an internet-connected device, some people regard physical libraries as a quaint relic of a forgotten age.
Jan 22, 2013, 9:55 AMIn context
Chris Welch / The Verge:
Amazon Instant Video app finally available for LG Google TV, more devices ‘soon’   —  Google TV users have today been given another option for streaming movies and TV shows in the form of an official Amazon Instant Video app.  Amazon's video service joins Netflix, HBO Go …
Dec 22, 2012, 2:05 AMIn context
Jordan Kahn / 9to5Google:
Google officially launches Google Wallet for web content   —  We knew it was coming when Google leaked a rough draft of its blog post announcing the feature, but today Google is making things official for Google Wallet for web content.  The experimental feature will allow Google Wallet users …
Oct 3, 2012, 5:15 PMIn context
Ellis Hamburger / The Verge:
Facebook tests automatic ‘Photo Sync’ uploads on Android   —  Facebook has begun testing a new feature for Android owners that syncs photos you shoot on your phone straight to your Facebook account.  It's a hybrid of Google+'s instant photo-upload feature and Apple's Photostream …
Sep 20, 2012, 5:20 AMIn context
Ernesto / TorrentFreak:
Court May Order Google to Censor ‘Torrent,’ ‘RapidShare’ and ‘Megaupload’   —  Early 2010 the French music industry group SNEP initiated legal action against Google in an attempt to force the search giant to filter certain terms from its “Instant” and “Autocomplete” features.
Jul 18, 2012, 12:30 PMIn context
Drew Olanoff / The Next Web:
Google announces ‘Search As You Type’ to lift sales and engagement for website owners   —  One of my favorite features of Google's search product is the predictive text for instant suggestions on what to search for.  Today, Google is making that feature available for AdWords customers to put on their own site.
Jul 11, 2012, 3:40 PMIn context
Harrison Weber / The Next Web:
Google's new YouTube app for Android 4.0 is rolling out today   —  Demoed today at Google I/O, Google has officially released a brand new YouTube app for Android 4.0.  The app, which is rolling out today in the Google Play Store, brings Google's focus on channels to Android.
Jun 27, 2012, 7:55 PMIn context
Robert Kim / Google Mobile Blog:
Google Offers app now available on iPhone   —  Today we're announcing the new Google Offers app for iPhone.  Now, iPhone users can discover, buy and redeem Google Offers, as well as deals from our partners, on-the-go.  Some of the features of the new Google Offers app for iPhone include:
Jun 19, 2012, 1:40 PMIn context
Thomas Houston / The Verge:
The Google that never was: how the search giant killed a 2007 redesign   —  Creative Lab's Chris Wiggins, Maps's Evelyn Kim, Gmail's Michael Leggett, Chrome's Nicholas Jitkoff, and Search's Jon Wiley also discussed the big changes in structure and approach to the more recent 2011 design.
Mar 12, 2012, 11:00 AMIn context

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