GOOGLE APPS

  • Google to launch its app store in China: Report November 20, 2014

    Bangalore: Google plans to launch Google Play app store in China, The Information news website said, citing several people familiar with the matter. The launch in China will give the company access to about half the users of its Android operating system, the report said. The search engine giant exited China in...
  • AsianAmericans outraged over racist Google app December 30, 2012

    Washington: AsianAmerican groups in the US are demanding from Google to remove an application (app) from its Google Play store called "Make Me Asian" which allows users to alter their photos to resemble Asian stereotypes. A similar app called "Make Me Indian" has also received criticism. "These apps perpetuate hateful and...
  • Free is no longer an option for new Google Apps users December 8, 2012

    San Francisco: Google will no longer offer its Webbased office productivity software free to small businesses, the Internet company's latest move to expand revenue beyond its core advertising services. Google said on Thursday that businesses with 10 or fewer people will now need to pay $50 per user per year ...
  • Google app shows colliding protons in real time October 11, 2011

    London: A free new app on Google Android phones and tablets helps users view colliding protons in real time and 3D within the particle accelerator used by scientists carrying out work under the mountains on the FrenchSwiss border. The app, created by an Oxford team led by physicist Alan Barr...