Tag Archive: Google


Google+ for iPhone is the Most Downloaded Free App in the App Store

Google finally launched its highly-anticipated Google+ app for the iPhone yesterday, and the app has already climbed to the number one position in the App Store’s Top Free chart!

That’s an impressive amount of downloads for an app that’s still in an invite-only beta…

The official Google+ app has been met with a lot of initial criticism since its release, but it continues to sit comfortably on top of other flagship apps in the App Store.

Almost immediately following its release to  [Read More…]

Google: Another Day, Another 550K Android Activations

It appears Google is learning a lesson from Apple: mobility mean big bucks. The search giant told reporters Thursday Android could become “an accelerator” for the business. There are more than 130 million Android devices now, the company says.

“Our emerging high usage products can generate huge new businesses for Google in the long run, just like search,” CEO Larry Page said. Google activated 135 million Android devices — 35 million  [Read More…]

What Apple Could Learn From Google+

Look around in Google’s new social network, Google+. You’ll see Apple design DNA everywhere. The clean, white space. The knowing and careful attention to typography type, shade and spacing. The icons are beautiful in a simple, balanced, Apple kind of way.

The coolest feature on the whole site, the “circle editor,” was in fact designed primarily by the same guy who was a lead designer on the original Macintosh.

Google+ presents  [Read More…]

Enable Google Maps Turn-By-Turn Navigation In Unsupported Countries On Android With Ownhere Mod

Many of us appreciate, even rely upon the hardcore techies of the hacking community to deliver the tweaks and mods that circumvent the limitations and help us realize the true potential of the devices we own. Whether it’s rooting the HTC Desire or jailbreaking the iPad 2 (or hacking the PS3, which can land you in a whole lot of trouble if you aren’t careful), no sooner are the firmware versions or devices released than the developers are beavering away looking for  [Read More…]

Google+ Is A Sausage Fest With 74% Males, Out Of Which 24% Are Engineers

According to metrics collected by the Find People On Plus website, Google+’s main demographic is comprised of male San Francisco-based engineers, at least according to the profile data they’ve submitted.

Google Plus

According to these figures, roughly 73.7% of all Google+ users are male, 7.85% live in San Francisco and as many as 24.56% have listed their occupation as engineers. Judging by these metrics, Google+ could be seen as an Internet-only Silicon Valley, where engineers share pictures  [Read More…]

Upload pictures From Your iDevice To Google+

Google+ was launched two weeks ago, And people who managed to get a Google+ account may now be staggering how to acquire services from their iOS devices, Since there is no Google+ official app is available now. Here’s how to upload pictures from your iDevice to Google+.

You Will Need: An iPod touch,iPad or iPhone running iOS 4.0 or Latest. Google+ account Piconhand, a fee Picasa client for iOS. Step 1: Suppose you have  [Read More…]

Facebook vs. Google+ [INFOGRAPHIC]

Regular readers of this site know how much we’ve talked about Google+, Google’s new endeavor in the social networking world, in the last few weeks. If you’re wondering how well it stacks up against Facebook, this infographic will help.

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facebook-vs-google-plus

As you can tell from the image above, the authors of this infographic at TechnoBombs went fairly in-depth into the feature set of both  [Read More…]

Skype – Facebook collaboration , Take this Google+

The Skype – Facebook collaboration was announced yesterday by Mark zuckerberg who demonstrated an awesome Skype team product, That confirmes what Mark Zuckerberg always beleived in that Facebook will keep on growing.

This is considerd to be a big hit to Google+ Hangout which was begining to prove useful. When Mark Zuckerberg announced the teaming up of  Facebook and Skype;Google was shooked , Zuckerberg demonstrated the new Skype video integration feature that will allow video chating  [Read More…]

Google+ : “all profiles to be public”

While after while Google+ final outlines begin to take shape, And the latest disclose on Google plus help page that there won’t be any private profiles on Google+.

Google+ is expanding to more people ,Google thinks that private profiles dosen’t allow the best use of Google+ which is helping people find and connect each other online. But you can control what information you share since full name and gender are the only  [Read More…]

Moving Facebook Photos To Picasa – Soon to be Google Photos – By a Click

As Mashable suggested to share the knowledge of a good ways to transfer photos from Facebook to Picasa, A recently Launched easy way to transfer Facebook photos and albums to Picasa which will be renamed as Google Photos very soon proves to be very handy.

Move2picasa.com connects with your Facebook account, then all your Facebook Photos, albums, sans captions and comments will be transfered to Google’s Picasa Service. It takes a while to get  [Read More…]