Tag: Google

The 5 Best, Coolest and Most Useful Chromebooks You Can Buy (2015)

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The appeal of the Chromebook is simple: by shifting all the heavy computing to the cloud, Google found a way to allow manufacturers to provide cheaper hardware that still lets you get work done. For students and people who do ...

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The top 10 gadgets of 2014 according to Google search results


What were the top Google searches for tech gadgets in the US in 2014?

  1. iPhone 6
  2. Samsung Galaxy s5
  3. Nexus 6
  4. Apple Watch
  5. Chromecast
  6. Xbox One
  7. Samsung Galaxy Note 4
  8. LG G3
  9. Moto 360
  10. Surface Pro 3

I’m sure Google ...

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The 3 best new Chrome extensions


Chrome is my favorite browser and judging from our analytics, it’s the preferred browser of the majority of our readers as well. That being the case it only makes sense to get some awesome new extensions in front of you. ...

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Answered: Is Google Glass Dorky or Cool?


Google Glass is coming, but will the world see through—and embrace—it’s quirkiness? Early explorers, and the people they come in contact with, are already forming opinions. But whether they love it or hate it may be beside the point ...

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OK, Google: Try Harder to Kill the iPhone


As an Apple fan, I love former Google CEO Eric Schmidt’s new guide for iPhone users who want to switch to Android. I miss the days when fans owned an Apple product for it’s coolness, not because they thought the ...

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News@Noon: Tasty Tech Snacks

A curated list of today’s most interesting tech news to snack on over your lunch break.

Instagram Lands on Windows Phone (Minus Video)

We wanted to make Instagram available to people with Windows Phones as quickly as possible, so we


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It’s Time to Kill the Google Doodle


Dear Google,

I’m sorry to say this, but I hate your doodles. It was okay back in the day when they were few and far-between. It used to be that a change in your logo was exciting. It made me ...

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Can Twitter Beat Google at Search?

Twitter is amassing a treasure trove of realtime data and it wants to make searching through it a better experience for you–and for advertisers. As Twitter has continued it’s transformation into a media company, and as it grows in size ...

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Microsoft Office Vs Apple iWork Vs Google Drive

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Today I wanted to post a few quick thoughts about Office, iWork and Google Drive. I use them all (for different things) and I believe it gives me (and you) a valuable snapshot as to what strengths each service currently ...

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Innovators: Mark Wolfe, Co-Founder of RRKidz

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Innovators. They come in many forms. They dream big but they aren’t just dreamers. They form raw ideas into cool products with disruptive business models. They shatter entire industries and leave established leviathans running scared with their tails between their ...

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100 Grand Landmarks as Seen from Google Maps


It’s a wonderful world we live in and Google is doing an amazing job of mapping it. Most people use the service to get directions, but Google’s satellite images also capture the world’s landmarks, which look a little different than ...

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An In-Depth Social Media and Content Marketing Strategy (Explained)

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What if Coca-Cola wanted to copy your marketing ideas? What if you could easily “evangelize” customers using a smartphone? What if you could reach hundreds of thousands, or even millions of targeted individuals every month? What if you were the ...

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Is Google+ Here to Stay?


Will Google Plus be around one or two years down the road? Is it here to stay, or another failed attempt by Google to get in on social in a meaningful way? These are important questions. Personally, I’m doing some ...

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Was Google’s Sparrow Acquisition a Good Thing?

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Many people have been disappointed as of late because a favorite email client of theirs, Sparrow, has been acquired by Google and the team has announced that no future development will take place on Sparrow itself. The web has been ...

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DailyTekk Find: Google Nexus Q Social Streaming Media Player


As unpopular as this opinion might be, I am going to go out on a limb here and say that with the Google Nexus Q ($299), Google has actually aesthetically out-designed Apple (in the case of media streaming devices). I ...

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The Week in Mobile Presented by xAd – 6.8.12

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Is Your Website Mobile-Ready?

This week the Interactive Advertising Bureau (IAB) launched a super cool new tool to help brands and businesses better understand how their websites are viewed through a mobile device. If you have a mobile-optimized site, this ...

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Interview with Google’s Lead Web Designer on Reinventing the Google Logo as a Doodle


In the not-so-distant past I had the tremendous honor of catching up with Michael Lopez, Google’s Web Design Lead, by phone to ask him a few questions about designing the famous Google doodles. Michael is part of a small ...

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