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Now Available The Google Nexus 5

TweetOhhhh yes indeed, I’m drooling over the new Nexus 5 which is available in many areas now, however, with a price that’s now almost double ($349 compared to $199 for the Nexus 4) I’m not really sure how badly I … Continue reading

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Google Helping Small Business Grow on the web

TweetSome small business tips shared via the Google Canada Blog… need blogging or SEO help for your business? Need Google adwords tips or support? According to Google, every day, AdWords enables more than one million businesses connect with their customers … Continue reading

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Google Trekkers tasked with capturing images of Florida’s beaches for Google Maps

TweetSoon, people around the world will be able stroll Southwest Florida beaches virtually. It’s coming courtesy of a Google and Visit Florida photo-mapping project that documented Lee and Collier county shorelines last week.  The statewide campaign ends with a splash … Continue reading

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Google Rolls Out New Google Maps for iPad / iPhone

TweetOn the heels of a recent update for Android (yep, Android users always get the first update to Google maps) an update for iPhon and iPad is now available. The update boasts an enhanced UI and a dedicated new iPad … Continue reading

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Google Tips on Securing your WiFi Network

TweetI bet you’ve noticed many of your neighbors have unsecured WiFI and I also guarantee to you that many of them have not altered the default settings on their routers as well! Google has a cool resource know as their … Continue reading

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First Look – Exploring The New Google Maps

TweetTo my surprise the new Google maps is available already. Upon receipt of the email providing me with a special link I immediately launched maps from Chrome for a quick, first look. The first thing I noticed was the browser … Continue reading

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Google Maps Team to Show Off Map Diving at Google I/O

TweetSomething fun that’s coming at Google I/O 2013 – map diving! Here’s a first look at a fun 3D virtual Google maps realistic fly-through experience that will be shown off at Google I/O. Details from the developers… Join the Instrument … Continue reading

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The Geo for Higher Ed Summit 2013 from Google – Apply Now

TweetSomething quite awesome from Google on the horizon, in particular, a great opportunity for educators and those involved in Geo at the higher education level – enter Geo for Higher Education Summit. Taking place July at the Googleplex in MountainView, … Continue reading

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Live Mapping of San Fran Transit with LiveBus

TweetTransit data is co cool and there’s no doubt that the transit app (on mobile) is now the defacto go-to example for coolness when it comes to mobile app development rather than the previous favorite pizza finder or coffee house … Continue reading

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Locate People in Boston with Google Person Finder Service

TweetAnother tragedy and cowardly act of senseless violence rocking the World today, this time in Boston, MA – our heartfelt wishes go out to the city and all affected. Of note, Google has established a resource that may be of … Continue reading

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Friday Fun – So, that’s what an Internship at Google is Like!

TweetEver wondered what it would be like being an intern at Google? Well, thanks to Vince Vaughn and Owen Wilson we’ll all have a chance to see this summer – enter The Internship! In typical Google “wow” fashion, the official … Continue reading

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The Canada Google Kiss Map Lets You Kiss and Tell – and Map it!

TweetAh yes, another Valentine’s Day is here and that can only mean one thing… another great excuse to make cheezy maps and apps – enter the Canada Kiss Map! Well, actually it’s not just for Canada as you can drop … Continue reading

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