iPhone 3.0 News: Google search from Safari adds Geo Location

iPhone 3.0 News: Google search from Safari adds Geo Location

According to a post on theiphoneblog, Google Blogs has now announced that iPhone 3.0 now features the rumoured geo-location based services in Mobile Safari and is being put to use in “My Location” searches by Google on the iPhone. When you visit Google.com from the Safari on the iPhone 3.0 the user can choose to […]

Google Mobile now available in 38 different languages

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Google on the go, recent reports are that Google Mobile now supports 38 different languages in over 60 countries, making it a lot easier for international users on the move. Since the launch of optimized search results pages last December for iPhone and also android powered devices in the US, the team has been working […]

SMS service launched in Africa by Google

SMS service launched in Africa by Google

According to the Google blog, Google has now launched 3 new SMS services, Search, Tips, and Trade, all geared towards the African market. The reason being, Africans’ SMS need a touch of tweaking, while Tips, which can be accessed via texting 6001, whereby you can enter freeform text queries and Google will restructure the queries […]

Google Wave: How good is it for mobile smartphones?

Google Wave: How good is it for mobile smartphones?

Last week at the Google I/O conference, Google gave plenty of info on the next generation Android smartphones, but they also announced Google Wave, a new communications and collaboration tool which is under development reports courierpress. Everyone uses instant messaging and email, and Google Wave looks to combine the teo and add even more. The […]

Google Ion receives unboxing and hands-on treatment

Google Ion receives unboxing and hands-on treatment

The guys over at engadget mobile have managed to get hold of a Google Ion mobile handset and have given it the hands-on and unboxing treatment including several clear images. They say the Google Ion is virtually the spitting image of the HTC Magic including 30 days T-Mobile service on a SIM card. The Google […]

Google Sync Mobile and Desktop Search History: Will it be good?

Google Sync Mobile and Desktop Search History: Will it be good?

The word is Google has now revealed several core search upgrades at their Searchology event reports paidcontent.org, and doesn’t leave out mobile search. Apparently engineering director Scott Huffman demonstrated a feature which merges Google desktop searches with your mobile phone; obviously you would need to be logged into both and then can automatically sync Google […]

BlackBerry Smartphones to receive Push Gmail from Google

BlackBerry Smartphones to receive Push Gmail from Google

Here’s a bit of news for all you BlackBerry smartphone users who have a Google Gmail account as pcworld announce that Google has unveiled a new service which will push their Gmail and calendar items to BlackBerry devices. This new service from Google is to be included with the Education and Premium editions of Google […]

Video: Google solve touchscreen dialling for visually impaired

Video: Google solve touchscreen dialling for visually impaired

With the advancement of the mobile phone we now have the touchscreen smartphone, but what about those who are visually impaired, surely a touchscreen handset causes them problems as there are no physical buttons. Well Google has been looking into that particular problem, and apparently Google engineers Charles Chen and T.V. Raman have solved this […]

Google Voice Vs Skype: Can they beat other phone services?

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Google has upped its game by introducing Google Voice, a brand new phone service that could challenge the likes of Skype and other phone services. This new service from Google will allow customers to make very cheap international calls and adds the speech-to-text feature for voicemail. Since Google acquired the phone firm GrandCentral which gave […]

Google Voice: Revamped Grand Central Web-based phone service

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Looks like Google is making life better for the masses, yes we are talking about Google Voice (GoogleVoice) which is the newly revamped Central Web-based phone service. Grand Central Web-based phone service was acquired back in 2007; Google Voice has many new features that will probably be exciting to you. Google have not done much […]