|Forum: Google Desktop Tools and Google Labs Projects|
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|1:|| Google Announces Google+ Communities Rolling Out|
With Google+ Communities there's now a gathering place for your passions...
|Dec 6, 2012|
|2:|| Google Changes Gmail Video Chat To Google+ Hangouts|
"..with Hangouts you'll now be able to reach them not only when they are using Gmail but also if they are on Google+ in the browser or on their Android or iOS devices."
|July 30, 2012|
|3:|| Google Partners With Flipboard and Soon To Launch G Streams In The App|
Google+ integration comes as part of Google's new Google+ APIs, which have been extended to provide additional content from Google's social network in Flipboard users' streams, allowing them to access posts, photos, video and other data without visiting the social network directly.
|June 20, 2012|
|4:|| Wooga and EA Pulling Games from Google+|
Although the decision is a setback for Google+'s social gaming prospects, the network still has 40 games available including notables like Angry Birds and several popular Zynga games...
|June 20, 2012|
|5:|| Google+ Local Rolling Out|
From the new 'Local' tab on the left-hand side of Google+, you can search for specific places or browse for ones that fit your mood. If you click on a restaurant, or a museum (or whatever), you'll be taken to a local Google+ page that includes photos, Zagat scores and summaries, reviews from people you know, and other useful information like address and opening hours.
|May 30, 2012|
|6:|| Google Drive, Cloud-Based Store Starts With 5GB Free|
Drive is built to work seamlessly with your overall Google experience. You can attach photos from Drive to posts in Google+, and soon you'll be able to attach stuff from Drive directly to emails in Gmail. Drive is also an open platform, so we're working with many third-party developers so you can do things like send faxes, edit videos and create website mockups directly from Drive.
|Apr 24, 2012|
|7:|| Google+ Given a Facelift|
Google says it has made G+ more functional and flexible.
|Apr 11, 2012|
|8:|| Report: Google+ Up 27pct Feb-Mar 2012|
But the ever-elusive engagement figure for Google+ still remains mysterious: What percentage of its total users are logging into their profiles, adjusting their circles, and commenting on friends' posts each day, week, or month?
|Apr 9, 2012|
|9:|| Google Stealth Launching Latitude Leaderboards|
Now check check-ins earn you points which are tallied and used to rank Google+ users on a global leaderboard, just like on Foursquare.
|Feb 20, 2012|
|10:|| Google Public DNS Serves 70 Billion Requests Per Day|
Today, we're no longer an experimental service. We're the largest public DNS service in the world, handling an average of more than 70 billion requests a day.
|Feb 14, 2012|
|11:|| Google To Close Bookmark Lists, Friend Connect, Gears, and Others |
Google has decided to close a number of its services.
|Nov 23, 2011|
|12:|| Google Tests Third Party Tools To Manage Google+ Page|
These companies will offer a subset of their clients the ability to manage circles, publish to Google+, and monitor usage.
|Nov 16, 2011|
|13:|| Are you going to have to pay access for Google Maps API?|
Is your free ride over? WebmasterWorld members discuss options ...
|Oct 29, 2011|
|14:|| Google To Shut Down Code Search, Google Buzz, Jaiku iGoogle and Others|
Google made some announcements of services it is planning on closing.
|Oct 18, 2011|
|15:|| Google Engineer Calls Google+ a Pathetic Afterthought|
a Google engineer, accidentally posted a rant about Google to his public Google+ profile. It's revealing and absolutely rips Google+.
|Oct 12, 2011|
|16:|| Senior Google Execs Not Using Google+|
Strong management support would seem to be key for a new product's success. After all, if the company behind it doesn't demonstrate an interest or confidence in the product, why should anyone else?
|Oct 5, 2011|
|17:|| Google LatLong: Rain or shine, see the weather in Google Maps|
Today, we're adding a weather layer on Google Maps that displays current temps and conditions around the globe...
|Aug 18, 2011|
|18:|| Google Launches Hotel Finder|
we're introducing Hotel Finder, a new experimental search tool specifically designed to help you find that perfect hotel. Google Hotel Finder makes it easy to narrow down the options: [br]Figure out where to stay: To help you figure out where the action is, Hotel Finder shines a "tourist spotlight" on the most visited areas of U.S. cities.
|July 28, 2011|
|19:|| Google To Open Photo Sharing Service, Photovine|
Photovine is a community that's about creating fun and unique collections of photos that we call Vines.
|July 12, 2011|
|20:|| Google+ Circles, Hangouts, Mobile and Sparks Social Network, Limited Trial|
We'd like to bring the nuance and richness of real-life sharing to software. We want to make Google better by including you, your relationships, and your interests. And so begins the Google+ project
|June 29, 2011|
|21:|| Google Correlate (Labs): Upload Your Own Data|
Using Correlate, you can upload your own data series and see a list of search terms whose popularity best corresponds with that real world trend.
|May 26, 2011|
|22:|| Google Coupon Service Offers Is Live|
It appears that Google's coupon service Offers, is live, starting in in Portland, Oregon. You also have the ability to subscribe to deals in areas within New York City, Oakland and San Francisco. [br][br]On the landing page of the Offers site, you are greeted with this 'Google Offers BETA is starting in Portland, Oregon. Get 50% off or more at places you'll love.' You can then subscribe to the offers with your email.
|Apr 21, 2011|
|23:|| Google Boost Beta|
"Boost enables business owners to easily create online search ads from directly within their Google Places account."
|Oct 26, 2010|
|24:|| Google Apps Account Gets More Secure Sign-In|
"In the coming months, we'll also be offering this same security to our hundreds of millions of individual Google users."
|Sept 21, 2010|
|25:|| Google To Close Google Wave|
"...Wave has not seen the user adoption we would have liked. We don't plan to continue developing Wave as a standalone product, but we will maintain the site at least through the end of the year and extend the technology for use in other Google projects. "
|Aug 5, 2010|
|26:|| Google App Inventor for Android|
"To use App Inventor, you do not need to be a developer. App Inventor requires NO programming knowledge."
|July 12, 2010|
|27:|| Google Updates Q1 2010 Spam and Virus Trend Data|
"Although spam and virus levels did fall below Q4'09 highs, reports from Google's global analytics show that spam levels held relatively steady over the course of Q1'10."
|Apr 15, 2010|
|28:|| Google Experiments With Hotel Prices On Maps|
"With this feature, when you search for hotels on Google Maps you'll be able to enter the dates you plan to stay and see real prices on selected listings."
|Mar 24, 2010|
|29:|| Google Toolbar Racks Data Even When Turned Off|
|Jan 26, 2010|
|30:|| Google Analytics API Launched|
"Developers can integrate Google Analytics into their existing products and create standalone applications that they sell."
|Apr 23, 2009|
|31:|| Google OS Android to Run on Netbooks by 2010|
"Imagine the billion dollar market at stake here if Google can make good on this vision. Netbooks are basically small-scale PCs."
|Jan 2, 2009|
|32:|| Google Makes Moves Towards OpenID With an API|
"Websites can now allow Google Account users to login to their website by using the OpenID protocol."
|Oct 30, 2008|
|33:|| Google Gears Geolocation API For Laptop WiFi|
"...developers can now securely locate users to within 200m accuracy in major desktop browsers in hundreds of cities around the world."
|Oct 22, 2008|
|34:|| Google Maps Now Incompat with Opera and Safari?|
Google introduces new code on Google Maps and no longer works in Opera or Safari. Loads on IE and Firefox.
|Oct 15, 2008|
|35:|| Google Geo Search API Opened Up|
"That means other sites incorporating Google Maps will be able to find geographic features that are in Google's database but that previously were visible only through Google's own map site."
|May 15, 2008|
|36:|| Google Toolbar (BETA) For IE Lets You Get Gadgets & Save Settings Online||Dec 14, 2007|
|37:|| Google Gadgets Could Be Misused by Phishers|
"The domain used to host small Google Gadget applications written by Web developers could be misused by phishers, a Web security researcher said Friday."
|Aug 18, 2007|
|38:|| Google Teams up with SalesForce.com|
"The two partners unveiled their new service -- known as Salesforce Group Edition featuring Google AdWords ..."
|June 6, 2007|
|39:|| Google Updates Desktop Search 5 BETA|
"Google has launched Desktop Search 5 BETA"
|Mar 7, 2007|
|40:|| Second Google Desktop Vulnerability Reported|
"This is the second security problem reported this week for the software. On Wednesday, researchers at Watchfire said they'd found a flaw that could allow attackers to read files or run unauthorized software on systems running Google Desktop."
|Feb 24, 2007|