A tweetstorm occurred today between Paul Thurrott and Mary-Jo Foley about The Verge’s report of Battery Life of the new Dell XPS 13. It was half of 11hrs quoted by Dell according to The Verge, and of course Mary-Jo was disappointed. What followed was a storm of comments with everyone saying their piece about theContinue reading “Understanding “Battery Life” in Mobile Devices”
Over the years since YouTube has been around, hundreds and thousands of educational videos have been spawned across YouTube with hundreds of different subjects and in many variety of languages. As a result, YouTube has an educational version of its service, where it provides thousands of proven education videos from a variety of well regarded instructors. IntroducingContinue reading “YouTube for Schools Helps Educate Students In the Classroom”
It seems that Google has completely ruined…ahm, redesigned, YouTube. The black Google bar is now throughout YouTube. YouTube video search looks like Google search, and there is an overall redesign of YouTube as a whole. In fact, Google may even be taking cues from Microsoft, as the new UI of YouTube sports flat and clean design,Continue reading “GoogleTube? Has Google Googlified YouTube?”
When I saw this video, I knew it had to be shared. Amazed? Too bad we’ll never live long enough to see them pull into the market… Right? Wrong. PCWorld says: “In February, the New York Times reported that Google was planning to release the glasses later this year, in a price range of $250 to $500.” LaterContinue reading “Google’s Project Glass: One Day…”
Google today released an update to its black bar across its web products. Google announced this redesign on November of last year. However, according to Google, they received feedback suggesting to review this redesign. And they did! Enter the Google bar update.
Not moments ago did I just receive an email that saddened a small part of my tech being. It seems that Google is finally pulling the plug on Google Wave.
With the big updates on the Apple side, Microsoft rolled out a small, cosmetic, update to it’s bing search engine. This new update brings a dynamic, cosmic, bing homepage.
It’s always smart to know the basic commands and syntax of Google+. Included is a Google+ cheat sheet that explains how to mention friends in your posts (like you can already do on Facebook or Twitter), how to bold your text and more. Enhancing your text: To enhance your text (Like shown in italics, bold, and strikeouts) In + To makeContinue reading “Google + Tips and Tricks”
It’s open! It’s closed. It’s open! It’s closed. Seems like Google can’t make up its mind, huh? This happens to be the same sentiments that many anxious denizens of the Internet echo.
Welcome to another Rumor or Not post. So far everyone voted the last post true… So: Google is to realease Daily Deals service, Here is some details behind it. Information has been received that Google may soon start testing a new prepaid coupon and offer service in a bid to compete in the fast-growing marketContinue reading “Google To Release Daily Deals Service [Rumor or Not]”
Well I don’t know if you’ve noticed but here on Techtronica we’ve spiced up some betas for you to join. Including Google + and Pokki. Lets start with the newest! Test Gmail’s new look! SOURCE: MSNBC To test this new look navigate to the gear Click Mail Settings Click Themes on on the Setting bar Scroll toContinue reading “Must Join Betas”
Due to an overwhelmed Google with people flocking in from left and right, the invite system has been shut down to Google+ …or has it?
Earlier this evening, I was able to get my hands on a rare invite to Google+ thanks to an individual in an Android Police comment thread on Facebook. So I took fast to Chrome to check out this new Google marvel and this is what I was greeted with
According to Fox 29 in Philadelphia, Google is showing their company’s results ahead of others. I know it doesn’t sound that bad, but it is once you find out why they’re doing it.
Award Winning Google VS “EH” Yahoo in a rap battle. The personas of Google and Yahoo are in the flesh and ready to face off in what could be the most decisive rap battle in history. Will Google triumph over Yahoo or will Y! step up and deliver the one, two combo to bring Google to it’s knees?