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Google Releases New Security Tool That Makes it Easier to See What Devices Have Access to your Account

Google recently released a new security tool that makes it a lot easier for you to manage what devices uses your Google account. Called Devices and Activity dashboard, the tool is actually for Google for Work users, but is available for individuals as well.

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Facebook Wants You To Use It For Work

Everyone undoubtedly uses Facebook while at work, but that is not enough for the world’s most popular social network. Now it wants people to use it for professional interactions through something called “Facebook at Work”. It will apparently use a separate profile for this and feature things like collaborating on documents and connecting with business […]

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Google Announces New “Messenger” App to Replace Your Stock SMS/MMS App

Sure, Android 5.0 Lollipop update might take a while to reach your Android device, but that doesn’t mean you can’t make it look and feel like a Lollipop. Google has just released a brand new app called Messenger, that wants to transform your standard SMS/MMS app, giving it a Material Design-makeover.

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Google Malaysia Honours Mokhtar Dahari With A Doodle Of His Own

Ask any Malaysian football fans: they most probably wished that someday Malaysia will once again have players as good as the late Mokhtar Dahari to help bring Malaysian football back to its glory days. So far, nobody has ever comes close to this man who is really in a league of his own during his time with Selangor and the Malaysian national […]

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Vsenn Appears As A Competitor To Google’s Project Ara

Modular smartphone technology is a real thing with Google’s Project Ara appearing in public last week. However, it is no longer the only project in the world. Finnish company Vsenn is promising to provide a similar competing product, complete with extra layers of encryption to protect users data.

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German Newspaper Regrets Limiting Google Searches For Its Headlines

Last year, German legislation was pushed through that prevented search engines, like Google, from posting snippets of news articles alongside search results without permission. Until recently, most publications have chosen to leave the search results alone. A consortium of 200 publications ran a two week experiment by preventing Google from showing the snippets; and saw readership plummet […]

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Google Updates Google Maps for iOS and Android with Material Design Facelift

It looks like Google is not only busy preparing the release of Android 5.0 Lollipop, the company is busy preparing all its apps too. Google has already released a brand new Inbox app, is releasing an update to Calendar, and now it’s Google Maps’ turn.

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Google Introduces New Calendar App for Android Devices

Last week, Google introduced a brand new email app called Inbox and now, the internet giant has got another new app for its users – Google Calendar. The new Calendar app from Google not only features the new Material Design that comes with Android 5.0 Lollipop, it also packs a bunch of new features to […]

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Google Now Allows Free International Calls But Only For One Minute

Users of Google’s social services are now able to make free international calls to a number of countries; for the first minute. After the initial minute is over, users are required to pay for the standard rate as seen here.

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Google Launches Google Fit, a Fitness App for Android Devices

You don’t need a fitness band or smartwatch to keep track of your physical activities, Google has just released an app called Google Fit, that can track your activities using your phone, tablet, the web and of course, Android Wear devices.

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Malaysia Among Top Five Nations For Smartphone Usage

Google has released findings that put Malaysia among the top five countries where smartphone usage is higher than computers. At least one in three Malaysians don’t even use a computer for accessing the internet anymore, which is the highest statistic in the world.

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Google Introduces a New Email App called Inbox, an Email that Works for You

It looks like one email app is not enough for someone as big as Google, the company has recently introduced a whole new email app called “Inbox” that is made by the same people who made Gmail, but it’s not Gmail. Confused? So are we.

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First Case Of Google Glass Addiction Documented

Internet addiction is either a minor issue or the scourge of mankind, depending on who you ask. The more devices allowing people to connect to the internet all the time, we really should have seen this news coming. A 31-year-old US Navy serviceman has become the first person to be diagnosed and treated for addiction […]

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Google Teases New Android Mascot With Audition Video

Most of the details for the upcoming Android L have been revealed, and it is only a matter of time before it begins to ship on new devices. However, Google has been extremely secretive about the name of the operating system; and it only gets worse with the most recent video released on Youtube.

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Google Apparently Tried To Buy CyanogenMod

Google has apparently approached Cyanogen Inc with the intention of acquiring the company. Cyanogen Inc is the developer behind the popular custom Android ROM CyanogenMod. The company has reportedly turned down the offer, but it remains a mystery as to why Google would make the move in the first place.

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Google Street View 101

Now that Google Maps Street View covers a large section of peninsula Malaysia, it might be time to sit down and examine precisely what the service actually is. For most Street View is an interesting distraction or a quaint tool to use for looking up random locations and see what there is. However, it is a […]

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Google’s Project Ara Smartphone Will Have Hot Swapabble Modules

More information about Google’s Project Ara smartphone has surfaced. Project Director Paul Eremenko has said that the first fully operational prototype of the device will be shown at the second Project Ara developers conference in December. This prototype will also show off the hot swap option, which allows the modules to be changed without turning […]

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Google Maps Street View Now Covers 90% Of All Public Areas In Peninsular Malaysia

A major update to Google Maps now includes roughly 90-percent of peninsular Malaysia’s public roads. This refers to highways, state roads, urban centres, and ungated neighbourhoods. Street View also includes popular tourist destinations like Taman Negara, Pangkor island, and Putrajaya. The update is now live, and Malaysians can start looking around for their favourite spots […]

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Did Google Hint Android L’s Name on its 16th Birthday Cake?

Google just turned 16 on the 27th September 2014 and it looks like they might have hinted on the name for Android L in their birthday cake posted onto the official Google+ page. On their sweet 16 post, Google posted a picture of a rainbow layered cake and among the decoration are lots of lollipops […]

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Android L Will Have Encryption Turned On By Default

The upcoming version of Google’s Android operating system is set to arrive with data encryption options turned on by default. While there has been no official statement made by the company, a spokesman informed the Washington Post that it is working on getting the feature to work right out of the box.

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