Google Maps Just Took Away Our Last Excuse For Getting Lost

Google Maps Just Took Away Our Last Excuse For Getting Lost

Nitya Rajan  29.05.2015
You will soon be able to use Google Maps along with its voice directions, offline. Finally. The feature, one of the many surprises announced...
Google Just Invented An Operating System To Run The World

Google Just Invented An Operating System To Run The World

Thomas Tamblyn  29.05.2015
If you didn't know what the Internet of Things was before, you'll certainly know what it is now, and that's because Google has just built...
So...Google's Looking To Patent A Bunch Of Creepy Toys That'll Spy On Your Kids

So...Google's Looking To Patent A Bunch Of Creepy Toys That'll Spy On Your Kids

Thomas Tamblyn  26.05.2015
As anyone who has been on the receiving end of a Furby stare will know, 'smart toys' walk a very thin line between being intuitive and...
Danny Boyle's Worried About Facebook And Says You Should Be Too

Danny Boyle's Worried About Facebook And Says You Should Be Too

Thomas Tamblyn  22.05.2015
The tracking behaviour of Google and Facebook should be an 'enormous worry' according to acclaimed film director Danny Boyle. Speaking...
Russia Threatens To Block Facebook, Google And Twitter

Russia Threatens To Block Facebook, Google And Twitter

Paul Vale  22.05.2015
A further step was taken in Russia’s slow authoritarian regression on Friday after it was revealed Google, Facebook and Twitter would...
YouTube 10: Changing the World One Video at a Time

YouTube 10: Changing the World One Video at a Time

Patrick Walker  22.05.2015
YouTube has brought us videos of cats and dogs, re-runs of classic TV shows and established the A-list stars of our generation. It has...
Google Just Rewrote The Rulebook On Timelapse Videos Using 86 MILLION Images

Google Just Rewrote The Rulebook On Timelapse Videos Using 86 MILLION Images

Thomas Tamblyn  21.05.2015
Google is not a company that does things small. So when it partnered with the University of Washington to create the ultimate timelapse...
Google Apologises For Racist Search Results In Google Maps

Google Apologises For Racist Search Results In Google Maps

Thomas Tamblyn  20.05.2015
Google has apologised after it was discovered that typing a number of racial slurs including the N-word would result in Google Maps directing...
Prostitute Admits Killing Google Exec With Heroin On His Yacht

Prostitute Admits Killing Google Exec With Heroin On His Yacht

Sara C Nelson  20.05.2015
A prostitute has pleaded guilty to killing a Google executive with an overdose of heroin on board his yacht. Alix Tichelman admitted...
Google's Unleashing An Army Of Robot Cars

Google's Unleashing An Army Of Robot Cars

PA  15.05.2015
Google's purpose-built driverless cars have been given the green light to drive on public roads for the first time. Until now they have...
Google Reveals Number Of Accidents Involving Its Driverless Cars

Google Reveals Number Of Accidents Involving Its Driverless Cars

Thomas Tamblyn  12.05.2015
Google's driverless cars have been involved in just 11 accidents over a distance of over 1.7 million miles travelled. Director of Google’s...
The Lies From 'Mobilegeddon' Will Hurt Us All

The Lies From 'Mobilegeddon' Will Hurt Us All

Jonathan Guy  11.05.2015
I have spent the best part of six weeks adding comments to many of these stories urging the people writing them to stop and think for a...
Three Things You Need to Know About the EU Commission Digital Single Market Proposals

Three Things You Need to Know About the EU Commission Digital Single Market Proposals

Russell Haworth  8.05.2015
Yesterday the European Commission launched its much anticipated proposals to make the European "Digital Single Market" happen. It'll be...
Google Is Now A Takeaway Ordering Service

Google Is Now A Takeaway Ordering Service

The Hug  8.05.2015
Fancy a takeaway this evening? Well Google's just made sure that you'll never have to go further than simply searching 'Pizza' ever again. The...