Topic: Google

Details on YouTube Music Key Leaked

Details on YouTube Music Key Leaked

Since last year, we’ve heard mixed reports and rumors about a music streaming service coming from Google’s YouTube, the latest concerning its delays and setbacks towards actually launching. A new treasure trove of … [Read more...]

Google Buys Jetpac to Make Image Recognition Soar

Google Buys Jetpac to Make Image Recognition Soar

It happens all the time: if you make something amazing in the world of tech, you’ll probably be bought by a bigger company for a whole lot of money. Such is the case with this past weekend’s news that Google has … [Read more...]

Is Motorola Shamu the Nexus 6?

Is Motorola Shamu the Nexus 6?

As you know by now, back in January Google inked a deal with Lenovo to sell off Motorola Mobility for $3 billion, a deal that’s still wending its way towards completion. For now, though, new leaks and rumors point to … [Read more...]

Google & B&N Team Up on Books Against Amazon

Google & B&N Team Up on Books Against Amazon

Amazon first hit the scene in the late ‘90s along with Google. Back then, I’m sure no one could’ve predicted that the two would somehow wind up competitors in the tech and retail space – and yet, that’s exactly … [Read more...]

The Google Barge is No More

The Google Barge is No More

Remember last year when we first heard about the magical, mythical Google Barge? It was a floating showroom that would serve as an invite-only space for Google to show off its latest and greatest technological wonders, a … [Read more...]

Google is Secretly Testing A Content Recommendation Service to Compete With Taboola and Outbrain

Google is Secretly Testing A Content Recommendation Service to Compete With Taboola and Outbrain

Back in February, VentureBeat reported that Google was beta testing a new content recommendation platform for publishers that was slated to be released the following month.  March, April, May, June, and July came and … [Read more...]

Google X Wants Your Body for Baseline Study

Google X Wants Your Body for Baseline Study

Google’s experimental division – appropriately named “Google X” – is responsible for some of the most innovative and interesting projects to come from the company. Google Glass? Smart Contact Lenses? The … [Read more...]

Chromecast Turns One With 400 Million Casts In The Bag

Chromecast Turns One With 400 Million Casts In The Bag

Today (minus 90 minutes) is Chromecast’s first birthday. To celebrate it, we have two new bits of information to share. First is that Chromecast has reached 400 million casts, and second is that if you buy a Chromecast … [Read more...]

Google Maps Explore Might Beat Foursquare at its Own Game

Google Maps Explore Might Beat Foursquare at its Own Game

Just yesterday we heard about the new and improved Foursquare, and how it would give users targeted recommendations based on where they are and what they liked. As it turns out, Google took yesterday as an opportunity to … [Read more...]

YouTube Music Exec Departs Over Delayed Launch

YouTube Music Exec Departs Over Delayed Launch

Chris LaRosa, the executive in charge of YouTube’s nascent – and as yet unlaunched – music streaming service, is leaving the company, the Wall Street Journal reports today. This is the second person to occupy that … [Read more...]