Posts Tagged ‘google’

Amazon puts music in the ‘cloud’ – AFP

The Hindu Amazon puts music in the 'cloud'AFPWASHINGTON — Beating Apple and Google to the punch, Amazon unveiled a service on Tuesday that allows users to store their digital music online and play it on a computer or an Android device. With Cloud Drive and Cloud Player, users can upload...
March 29th, 2011 | News | Read More

Motorola Xoom vs. Apple iPad 2 – CNET

CBC.ca Motorola Xoom vs. Apple iPad 2CNETThe original iPad didn't make it into many of CNET's Prizefights in 2010 because, frankly, there wasn't a whole lot of competition. But, oh, what a difference a year makes. The Motorola Xoom was the darling of CES and Google's first-draft...
March 26th, 2011 | News | Read More

Google delays delivering Android Honeycomb for open source – Los Angeles Times

Reuters Google delays delivering Android Honeycomb for open sourceLos Angeles TimesThose waiting for Android Honeycomb will have to wait some more. Google announced that it will delay distribution of its newest Android source code, nicknamed Honeycomb, for the foreseeable future. Designed to run...
March 26th, 2011 | News | Read More

Google Delays ‘Honeycomb’ Code Release – InformationWeek

France24 Google Delays 'Honeycomb' Code ReleaseInformationWeekGoogle's Android 3.0 software, referred to as "Honeycomb," is intended to be the foundation of a wave of Android-powered tablets that aspire to challenge Apple's iPad and demonstrate that the post-PC era is...
March 25th, 2011 | News | Read More

Book Ruling Cuts Options for Google – New York Times

NEWS.com.au Book Ruling Cuts Options for GoogleNew York TimesSAN FRANCISCO — Now that a judge has curtailed Google's ambitions to create a giant digital bookstore and library, the company is left with few appealing options. Google and groups representing publishers and authors were …Google...
March 24th, 2011 | News | Read More

Motorola hedging Android bet with new web-based OS – Apple Insider

PhoneDog (blog) Motorola hedging Android bet with new web-based OSApple InsiderMotorola Mobility, which has been Google's only major licensee fully committed to Android, is now working on a new web-based mobile operating system apparently intended to give it more control over its future, enraging...
March 24th, 2011 | News | Read More

Yahoo Fine-Tunes Its Search Engine – New York Times

Globe and Mail Yahoo Fine-Tunes Its Search EngineNew York TimesSUNNYVALE, Calif. — Since Yahoo surrendered its search engine to Microsoft two years ago as part of a major overhaul of its business, it has been trying to innovate on top of Microsoft's technology to keep people coming to its...
March 24th, 2011 | News | Read More

Yahoo introduces Search Direct to speed up query resolution – Computerworld

Globe and Mail Yahoo introduces Search Direct to speed up query resolutionComputerworldIDG News Service – Yahoo has started beta testing a search feature that displays answers to queries and links to websites on the fly as people type their queries. Yahoo officials said that Search Direct is...
March 23rd, 2011 | News | Read More

Faster, Sleeker & More Stable: Hands-on With Firefox 4 [REVIEW] – Mashable

CNET Faster, Sleeker & More Stable: Hands-on With Firefox 4 [REVIEW]MashableThe web browsing landscape has changed significantly since then, with Google's Chrome browser winning converts left and right, while mobile and tablet browsing gained new ground. When Firefox first hit the scene...
March 23rd, 2011 | News | Read More

NY Judge Calls Off Plans for Google Library – MainStreet

CBS News NY Judge Calls Off Plans for Google LibraryMainStreetBy AP Larry Neumeister, AP NEW YORK (AP) — A judge on Tuesday rejected a deal between Internet search leader Google and the book industry that would have put millions of volumes online, citing anti-trust concerns and the need for involvement...
March 23rd, 2011 | News | Read More