Steve Wozniak, the co founder of Apple Inc. was surprisingly spotted at the Google Mountain View headquarters. The Apple cofounder is usually spotted in lines waiting for a new Apple device to be released. He was also recently waiting in line at the Los Gatos Apple Store to get the iPhone 4S, but this time the venue was different. Read More
The executive chairman of Google, Eric Schmidt stood before the Senate Judiciary Antitrust Subcommittee to answer questions about the company and its anti-competitiveness. Schmidt answered many of the questions with qualifications, however there were two points that stood out from the rest. Read More
GetPunchd.com is a product that lets you make loyalty cards for your business, and is produced by Google. Here’s the surprising part, go to the GetPunchd website and scroll down till you see the footer, and you should see a picture of the ‘Apple’ logo bullying the ‘Android’ robot, that’s right, Google is showing its OS being bullied by its rival on one of its own websites! But why they did this is still not known. Read More
Amazon has finally unveiled its long anticipated tablet, the Kindle Fire, which may challenge the Apple iPad in the tablet market.
Amazon showed off the tablet with a 7 inch screen on Wednesday, in New York. The Kindle Fire sports a colored 7 inch touch screen display and runs on a totally redesigned version of Google’s Android. Amazon is also using its web-based experience to make browsing the web extremely smooth and fast with its new tablet. In-fact, the techniques that Amazon is using could make webpages load faster on the Kindle Fire than the iPad 2 with A5. Amazon Silk the browser that powers the tablet learns users behaviors and starts caching often visited pages for quicker load times. It offloads content to Amazon’s Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2) that shrinks it to a more efficient size. The iPad however, has a larger screen of 9.7 inches, which has its own advantages. Read More
Eric Schmidt, Google chairman and former Google CEO took stage today at the Dreamforce conference, and when asiked to comment on Steve Jobs, here is what Eric said, Steve Jobs was “probably the best” CEO in 50 or 100 years. Read More
Google’s hottest new social network now works natively on the iPhone. Giving Android users first preference, Google released a native App for Android along with the web app itself, and submitted it to the Apple App Store a week ago. Apple has now approved the App, and it now resides in the App Store available for download for free. Read More
The update comes from Erica Joy’s Google+ stream which says
For all my iPhone using friends: the Google+ iPhone app has been submitted to the App Store (no, not today, sometime prior to today) and is awaiting approval.
iChromy is a new free web browser from Diigo that aims to bring Google’s fast Chrome to the iPad. Although Google does not have any plans to port its popular browser to the hottest tabet of the generation, iChromy does a pretty good job of resembling Google Chrome. The browser features the same “Tabs on Top” look sported by Chrome, and also features an Omnibox which lets you search for items by simply typing it in the URL box. Read More
Both Apple and Google are collecting your location is some way or the other. AllThingsD have posted a video compilation of Steve Jobs and Andy Rubin discussing privacy related to their mobile platforms. In the video, Apple CEO Steve Jobs, and Android godfather Andy Rubin make privacy related statements that seem to somehow relate to the present location tracking issue. Read More
Pool Break by Kinetic Bytes brings Pool, Snooker, Carrom and Crokinole table games in awe-inspiring 3D to your iOS and Android device. The 3D graphics that the game offers is remarkable, and playing different table games is fun. Pool Break does not only include pool, but features over 10 different types of table based games. Read More