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Recent Google+ Advancements

Google’s mission to create a platform of social engagement continues unabated a year after the launch of Google+. Recently, the company made two exciting announcements for the social network: it is going on tablets and it is making life events …

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Be a ‘Google Power Searcher’

Google has many hidden features that can enhance and focus search queries, but not all of them are known to the public at large. These are in addition to the standard and advanced search options that are displayed whenever people …

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Google Maps for Android: Now Offline!

Have you ever lost reception while driving and discovered your Google map app could no longer give you directions? Previously, an internet connection was required to access area maps, so in places with low or no reception, you’d just have …

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Work of Fiction Inspires a New Search Engine

#JAGSTER: Judiciously Arranged Global Search-Term Evaluative Ranker

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“Caitlin Decter is young, pretty, feisty, a genius at math — and blind. Still, she can surf the net with the best of them, following its complex paths clearly in her mind. When

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Wolfram|Alpha Becomes Smarter, Nobody Notices

In news that caught the attention of nobody, Wolfram Research implemented a significant upgrade to its Wolfram|Alpha answer engine.

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Wolfram|Alpha is one of the smartest answer engines out there, and so much more than that. Based on British scientist Stephen …

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Code Club: Teaching Children to Code

Code Club is a visionary new organisation dedicated to generating interest in and teaching children to code. They want to establish a free nationwide after school club for children aged 10-11 where the children will learn coding. Some of their …

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Google Coordinate

Google Coordinate is an enterprise service designed to oversee and manage mobile teams.

By utilising several existing technologies integrated into a new framework Google now offers their enterprise users ability to organise, track and coordinate staff ‘on the road’ more …

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Isabelle Olsson & Google Glass

Isabelle OlssonIsabelle Olsson is the Senior Industrial Designer of Google’s “Project Glass”. The objective of the Project Glass is to create new technology that enables individuals to explore and share their worlds. Olsson’s team at Google is currently in the early …

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