Top 10 Google Labs Projects From 2010

Google Labs is the place where you can find a lot of experimental services that are developed by Google engineers in their "20 percent time". As Jeffrey Ressner points out, "Labs began [back in 2002] when Google co-founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin decided to allow engineers and programmers to devote 20 percent of their time, or … Continue reading Top 10 Google Labs Projects From 2010

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Google Launches Google+ To Battle Facebook

Google has finally unveiled Google+, the company’s top secret social layer that turns all of the search engine into one giant social network. Google+, which begins rolling out a very limited field test on Tuesday, is the culmination of a year-long project led by Vic Gundotra, Google’s senior vice president of social. The project, which … Continue reading Google Launches Google+ To Battle Facebook

Google begins testing its daily-deal Groupon clone

(WIRED) -- Spurned by daily-deal site Groupon, Google is now testing Google Offers, its own service for sending users deeply discounted offers for local businesses, starting with Portland, Oregon. Yes, it's YADDS (Yet Another Daily Deal Site), but Google has the advantage of already having both millions of users and advertisers. Google reportedly tried to … Continue reading Google begins testing its daily-deal Groupon clone

Google launches Apps certification for IT pros

Search giant Google has launched a certification programme for IT professionals who deploy, sell, develop and support Google Apps. NEW DELHI: Search giant Google has launched a certification programme for IT professionals who deploy, sell, develop and support Google Apps.  According to Google, available globally, Google Apps Certification Program certifies IT professionals who have demonstrated … Continue reading Google launches Apps certification for IT pros