Tag: google

Google Maps catches old man picking up hookers

What’s a guy supposed to do? He takes off work early but make sure his secretary thinks he’s been summoned to lunch by a client, you know, in case the wife calls. He goes out […]

Today’s Google Doodle celebrates the 216th anniversary of the first parachute jump

I can’t help it, I’m a sucker for Google Doodles. I’m like a kid in a candy store whenever I pop open my browser and see a new one in the morning. Today’s celebrates the […]

How to opt-out of Google’s creepy new ads that use your face and name

Yesterday Google announced an upcoming change in its terms and services that will allow them to use your profile photo and your real name alongside ads for products that you have reviewed or recommended. That […]

Today’s Google doodle rubs the government shutdown in our faces

Oh, the irony. Today is the 4.54 billionth 123rd anniversary of Yosemite National Park and Google’s doodle is a sad, unintentional, reminder that the park is off limits to tourists today since it’s been closed […]

Google celebrates 15th birthday with piñata Google doodle game

It’s hard to imagine life before Google and having a world of knowledge at your fingertips but it’s only been 15 years even though it seems like a lifetime. The company filed for incorporation on […]

Chrome 29 lets users turn on the new Google Search using flags

A couple of weeks ago I went to google.com and was greeted with a beautiful new design that harkened back to the old days of Google when the search page was just plain white with […]

Google.com is rolling out another new redesign, goes back to ultra clean look

This redesign just rolled out tonight and, as of right now, it looks like a regional roll out so if you’re not seeing it right now it should switch over soon. Google made a huge […]

10 awesome Google easter eggs to waste time

Google is known for hiding easter eggs in their searches and in their products. Some of them stick around and some of them don’t. Here’s a list of ten easter eggs that are still working […]

The new Moto X has an “always ready” feature

As a recent Android convert I have to say that one of my favorite things about it is Google Now. Besides the incredible voice control capabilities it works in the background and creates “cards” that […]

Starbucks and Google to team up for free WiFi up to 100x faster than current AT&T speeds

Google announced on its blog today that they’re teaming up with Starbucks to bring “fast, free wifi” to all 7,000 Starbucks locations. As someone who often uses Starbucks as a base of operations for work […]