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Category: Google

Google acquires Visual Shopping Search Engine Like.com

According to the official post published on Like.com, The Company has been acquired by the Google. Like.com is a visual search and price comparison engine, and was launched in 2006 by the founder of Riya; Mujal Shah.

SEO: Site speed matters in Google Search Rankings

Google has announced that site speed is now a ranking factor in Google’s algorithm, and is already in action for Google.com results. From last November, Google was expected to think of this policy, but today Google has officially announced it on its blog. This new principle is not slanted much, and only 1% of total […]

Gmail marked its 6th birthday

Gmail, the one of most popular email service on internet has just marked its 6th birthday. Gmail in actual is more than email service as it provides lots of other features which other don’t. Gmail was started 6 year back at the 1st April 2004 with beta version, and only can be joined by email […]

YouTube has introduced new design

YouTube has just changed its design for video viewing page. The new look is not visible to every user yet, but some people are enjoying it already. The new design is expected to be online for all users in next couple of hours as YouTube has confirmed it to make it accessible for all users. […]

Google to improve its Web based Chat System

Google has finally introduced something exciting for its web based chat system. Now the Google users can transfer files as well, during web based chat, without accessing their email account or using any chat client such as Google Talk. With new features introduced, users can start Video Chat, Voice Chat, and Group Chat as well. […]

Google Corporate pages in Chinese, Hacked or what?

Just couple of days ago, Google stopped its operations for Google.cn; the possibilities of termination might be those cyber attacks which were made by bunch of hackers from China, or the problems which Google were having with Chinese Government. Google was extremely criticized yesterday in China, because of its move. Now at this morning, pretty […]

Google.cn is not available, but Baidu is

Baidu is most popular search engine in China with 8th rank on Alexa and 1st in China. The only competitor of it, Google, is out of its way leaving Baidu with immense opportunity to pull Google fans as well. Baidu is a Chinese Search Engine for websites and other media files including mp3 and videos, […]

And the Google says bye to Google.cn, Google China is no longer available

Google at their official blog have stated that they will no longer be operating Google.cn and all traffic is redirecting to Google.com.hk. Is this a response to those attacks which Google has been facing from China or the problems which Google was having with Chinese Government? This news didn’t come as big bomb shell as […]

Blogger Template Designer; design your Blog within minutes

If we say Google’s Blogger was the one who set the trend of blogging, it will be correct. Latter on lots of blogging tools came and replaced it and got people attraction as they were easy to customize and Open source. Actually people love to have customization facilities in their websites and tools. That’s why […]

Launching of Google Apps Marketplace, cloud experience gets easier

Google has always proved itself as a superior of internet world, and never stay back in any inspiration. As we have seen its successful entry in social web with Google Buzz now it might be next successful entry for Google in Applications’ Store as the rumored Google App Marketplace has been Official now. It’s an […]