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New Google job search feature for UK workers

Job seekers will be able to ask Google to find “jobs near me” as the company makes its first foray into the UK’s recruitment sector.The new Google job search feature will make...
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Google reads your emails

Did you know Google reads your emails? Not all of them of course but third-party app developers can read some users’ Gmail messages. Google has confirmed this following concerns over privacy. Questions...
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Take a look at the new Gmail

The new Gmail features nudges, snooze mode and new malware detectors. Google has begun rolling out a brand new version of Gmail for web users, with a fresh look and a range...
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YouTube cracking down on conspiracy videos

YouTube will include links to Wikipedia to try to debunk conspiracy videos. Nice idea but Wikipedia? Seriously? Not the most credible of sources is it? Here's the full story... YouTube says it’s...
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Google autocomplete map of Europe is fascinating

The autocomplete map of Europe shows the questions people want answered about European countries. And it looks great. Jakub Marian is a Czech cartographer, whose maps give a fascinating and different take...
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Google is changing the way you see tech

From “OK Google” to “Hey Siri”… there’s a revolution under way in how we use our computers, and even what we consider to be a computer. For technology giant Google, it’s...
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Fine art selfies

The addition to Google’s Arts and Culture app is taking the internet by storm. The new Google tool can tell you which fine art portrait you look like by taking a...
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Google helps NASA find new solar system

Google’s artificial intelligence found the new solar system using NASA data. A new solar system with as many planets as our own has been discovered, making us tied for the most planets...
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Self-driving taxis are now a thing

Waymo have taken a huge step forward in driverless car technology.  They are so confident in their cars they are launching a self-driving taxi fleet in Phoenix, Arizona.  And for the...
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Internet giants roasted by US Senate

Honestly.  Who would want to be a billionaire social media mogul nowadays? There you are trying to make an honest buck only to get pelters from politicians accusing you of profiting from...
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Artificial Intelligence is Go

DeepMind, Google’s artificial intelligence project, has taken a huge step forward.  It has successfully enabled a machine to teach itself how to play the ancient Chinese game of Go.  Without any...
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Google buys Apple – not really

The Dow Jones newswire carried a headline on Tuesday which could have rocked the world. “Google to buy Apple for $9bn.”  What a story. It had all the hallmarks of an April fool’s...
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Google Street View upgrade

Planning a holiday?  Chances are you will be spending a lot of time on Google Street View. As you will be if you are planning a shopping trip, looking for the best...

What is Project Wing?

Drone delivery, to most of us who prefer our parcels delivered by a conscious human being cheerfully driving a van, is still a bit of an illogical pipe-dream. Seemingly riddled with...

Shift to Content Subscription Continues

It doesn’t take a technological Darwin to recognise the changing landscape of how we consume entertainment content such as TV shows, movies and music. A number of us now head straight...

Driverless Car Accidents- Who’s to blame?

Driverless cars really are a thing. Google’s grand experiments in the field have fuelled a frenzy of interest in the concept, and almost all of the automobile’s biggest players are now...

VR for Free

In spite of what seems like an the eternal path towards a relaunch of Virtual Reality, a number of cost effective avenues are on the market for those who want an...

What is Android Marshmallow?

Google are offering another sweet update to their mobile operating system, Android. We’ve had KitKat, Ice Cream Sandwich and most recently Lollipop. Next up? Victoria sponge cake? Profiteroles? Haribo? Android 6.0...

Google goes Mobile Friendly

Given the space limitations we are handed when browsing on mobile devices, frustration caused by intrusive ads often reaches boiling point. Thankfully, Google appear to have sat up and taken notice,...

What is Google’s Alphabet?

Google recently announced the unusual step of giving themselves a demotion. With the creation of parent company “Alphabet", Google have restructured the many facets of their business. But what is Alphabet Inc,...