Google Is Creepy

Google Is Creepy

15.06.2014
Imagine if Google was a guy. You might be happy to introduce him to your parents; I mean Mr. Google would unquestionably be polite and...
Is Google About To Buy A Stake In Virgin Galactic?

Is Google About To Buy A Stake In Virgin Galactic?

Michael Rundle  12.06.2014
Google is reportedly planning on taking a stake in Sir Richard Branson's private space travel business. Virgin Galactic is planning on...
Africa's Technology Boom: Opportunity or Myth?

Africa's Technology Boom: Opportunity or Myth?

11.06.2014
Only a decade ago, to speak of Africa and technology would have seemed nonsensical. Today, it is part of a growing global conversation....
Feeling Lucky? Let Google Decide Where You Should Travel Next

Feeling Lucky? Let Google Decide Where You Should Travel Next

Michael Rundle  11.06.2014
Google has always made it possible for you to travel randomly across the internet, thanks to its 'I'm Feeling Lucky' button. Now it's...
This YouTube 'Spy Account' Mystery Has Been Solved, Sadly

This YouTube 'Spy Account' Mystery Has Been Solved, Sadly

Michael Rundle  10.06.2014
The mystery of 80,000 inscrutable YouTube videos -- which some had speculated might be used to send messages between spies -- has been...

Google Adds Live Tweets To Disaster Alert Feature

Thomas Tamblyn  6.06.2014
Despite being at loggerheads most of the time, Google and Twitter have agreed to hold hands when it comes to Google's Crisis Response service...
America Is Building A Fake City For Google Cars

America Is Building A Fake City For Google Cars

Thomas Tamblyn  5.06.2014
It seems certain that self-driving cars are going to become a major part of our lives, but at the moment they're still relatively untested,...
Complicity in China's Internet Censorship Is a Betrayal of Those Who Died in Tiananmen Square

Complicity in China's Internet Censorship Is a Betrayal of Those Who Died in Tiananmen Square

4.06.2014
The twenty-fifth anniversary of the Tiananmen Square massacre will be marked today across the world, with particularly notable events attracting...
Google Blocked By China Ahead Of Tiananmen Square Anniversary

Google Blocked By China Ahead Of Tiananmen Square Anniversary

Thomas Tamblyn  3.06.2014
China has started blocking access to Google's services including Gmail, Google Calendar and more in the lead up to the 25th anniversary...
Google Is Building A Private Satellite Network

Google Is Building A Private Satellite Network

Thomas Tamblyn  2.06.2014
Google is planning to spend more than $1 billion on satellites which will reportedly be used to give internet access to parts of the planet...
You Can Now Ask Google To Forget You

You Can Now Ask Google To Forget You

Michael Rundle  30.05.2014
Google has launched a new form to allow EU citizens to request information be removed to protect their reputation. The move comes after...
Out With Google Search and in With the App Stores

Out With Google Search and in With the App Stores

29.05.2014
Since the inception of consumer computers, the desktop has ruled the world and for more than 15 years one company has become synonymous...
Mass UFO Sighting Explained... By Google

Mass UFO Sighting Explained... By Google

Michael Rundle  29.05.2014
A mass UFO sighing which ripped across social media sites in 2012 has been explained at last. It was Google. People across the US state...

The Google Car Is Here - And It Wants You To Drink And 'Drive'

Thomas Tamblyn  28.05.2014
Google’s first completely self-driving car is real, and it looks incredibly happy to be here. This is the first truly self-driving car...