Google Gets Rid Of Google Gears, Other Services

Wednesday, November 23rd, 2011
Google has done it again. The online search giant has done some off-season spring cleaning by getting rid of some of its underperforming online services. According to a blog post, Google has announced that it is on the way of shutting down some of its services like Google Gears, Google Wave, Knol and Google Friend Connect, just to name a few. Google Gears is a browser extension that allows users to create offline

Google Gmail Voice Takes 1 Million Calls On Its First Day

Friday, August 27th, 2010
It seems that Google may have something big on their hands now. Just the other day, Google has provided a call feature on Gmail that allows account members to call friends and family. This time it is not a PC to PC kind of thing. The new Gmail Voice actually allows its users to contact people from their Gmail account and to a friend’s mobile phone. It may not be an entirely new concept but Google may have fo

Google Wave Waves Goodbye

Friday, August 6th, 2010
Google has recently reported that it is about to cease further developments on its newly launched Google Wave. When it first came out, Google Wave was expected with much fanfare partly of Google’s own expectations and excitement. Google Wave is an online collaboration tool that lets people communicate in real time with the use of various forms of online communication. The premise does seem to have quite an